Summer Reading Program

       

Summer Reading Program 2020
June 15 - August 31

Summer reading is going virtual with a new program for logging reading, earning coupons and books, and winning grand prizes!
Visit veronapubliclibrary.beanstack.org and/or get the Beanstack Tracker app to create an account starting June 15. Then register each family member who would like to participate. Please contact the library if you would like a paper log. Click here for more detailed instructions about how to register and log your reading and activities or click here to watch a brief overview.

Prizes may be picked up any time the express library is open. Please contact us by phone or email if you'd like to arrange for curbside pickup.

 

Baby and Toddler (Ages 0 - 2)

Share books with your baby or toddler and log those minutes in Beanstack. 
3 hours = Grand prize entry
6 hours = Free board book 
9 hours = Grand prize entry
12 hours = Finished! Free board book and Culver's coupon

Keep going and read even more (18 and 24 hours) to earn two more books. Plus there are fun activities to share with your child - each one earns a ticket for a chance to win a grand prize. Grand prizes include fun toys like a ball pit, wooden activity cube, or pool party. 

 

School-Age and PreK (Ages 3 - 11)

Kids ages 3 - 11 will keep track of the minutes they read or hear books. Log reading in Beanstack every day!
4 hours = Grand prize entry
8 hours = Free book
12 hours = Grand prize entry
16 hours = Finished! Coupons, free book and finisher certificate

Keep going and earn more books when you've done 24 and 32 hours of reading! Plus there are fun activities to share with your child - each one earns a ticket for a chance to win a grand prize. Grand prizes include toys, pool parties, Bluetooth headphones and a Nintendo Switch Lite. The library also offers many free special virtual events over the summer, like gaming, crafts, and escape rooms.To see all of our events, click here

Click here to see the flyer shared with Verona Area School District kids (also available in Spanish)


Teens (Ages 12 - 18)

Teens ages 12-18 will keep track of the time they read during the summer.
4 hours = Grand prize entry
8 hours = Free book 
12 hours = Grand prize entry
16 hours = Finished! Coupons and free book

Keep going and earn more books when you've done 24 and 32 hours of reading! Plus there are fun activities to do - each one earns a ticket for a chance to win a grand prize. Grand prizes include a camping hammock with tree straps, an Amazon gift card, Bluetooth headphones, a professional marker set, and a Nintendo Switch Lite. There are also free virtual events over the summer, like gaming, crafts, and escape rooms. To see all of our events, click here

Click here to see the flyer shared with Verona Area School District teens (also available in Spanish)

Check out these bi-weekly teen challenges for a chance to win gift cards to local businesses!

 

Summer reading is for adults, too!

Log every hour of reading you do (up to 20 hours total) and enter to win a $50 gift card to a Verona restaurant! All reading counts, including audio books.

The Summer Reading Program is funded by the Friends of the Verona Public Library.