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Summer Library Challenge

June 1-August 1, 2019

Introducing Beanstack Library Challenges at WPPL!

Beanstack logoNew this year, you can track Summer Library Challenge progress for yourself and your family with Beanstack. Register on the site and select the challenge that is right for you. Parents, you can add all your young readers to your account. Then start logging to earn fun badges in addition to prizes. Any questions? Please ask us!

If you prefer to stick with paper, stop by the library to sign up for Summer Library Challenge 2019 and pick up materials. You can also print logs (as PDFs) for Youth Challenges here:

Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers

comet imageRead books! Complete activities! Earn prizes!

Complete all 20 activities by August 1 and you will earn a book, courtesy of the Friends of Porter Public Library. All participants that complete this Summer Library Challenge will earn a ticket to enter our grand prize raffle. Additional raffle entries can be earned through completing extra activities exclusively on Beanstack.

All activities must be logged and turned in by August 1. Prize drawings will be held on August 2.

This Summer Library Challenge is recommended for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.

Elementary (K-4)

ringed planet imageRead books! Complete activities! Earn prizes!

Complete 3 badges to earn a sports backpack and finish all 6 badges to earn a final prize and grand raffle entry. Additional raffle entries can be earned through extra activities exclusively on Beanstack. All hours and activities must be logged and turned in by August 1. Prize drawings will be held on August 2.

Recommended for students in Kindergarten through 4th grade.

Tweens and Teens

spiral galaxy imageRead books! Complete activities! Earn prizes!

Complete 3 badges to earn a sports backpack and finish all 6 badges to earn a final prize and grand raffle entry. Additional raffle entries can be earned through extra activities exclusively on Beanstack. All hours and activities must be logged and turned in by August 1. Prize drawings will be held on August 2.

Recommended for grades 5-12.

Adults

Read books, attend programs, & earn prize entries!

satellite in orbitHow to Play

Log each book you read or WPPL program you attend between June 1st and August 1st. These entries will earn you chances to win some fabulous prizes!

Books can be read in any format: book, ebook, audiobook, etc. (programs count as books, too!)

*Readers are welcome (and encouraged) to read as much as they would like and to submit every book read (and program they attend) during the program dates. Grand prize tickets stop accumulating after 24 entries, however.

Please note: This program is open to adults 18+ ONLY.

Families eating Mitchell's ice cream on the library lawn

Join the Friends of the Library for their annual Ice Cream Social and family entertainment extravaganza on Monday, July 29, from 6:00-8:00 pm!

Upcoming events
Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Fri, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Craft Room
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Conference Room

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Dover Room

Sun, Jul 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:45am
Porter Room

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Tue, Jul 23, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Porter Room

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Jul 24, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Study Room YS-Group

Wed, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Westlake Recreation Center

Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Porter Room
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Craft Room

Thu, Jul 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Study Room YS-Group

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Craft Room

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Porter Room

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Rescheduled
Sun, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
New date Sunday, July 28, 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Sunday, July 21 2019 at 9:00am

Sun, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Porter Room

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dover Room
Registration opens Tuesday, July 23 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Wed, Jul 31, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Jul 31, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Study Room YS-Group

Wed, Jul 31, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Storytime Room

Wed, Jul 31, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room

Thu, Aug 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Aug 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Sunday, July 28 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime Room

Mon, Aug 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Monday, July 29 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Porter Room

Wed, Aug 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Porter Room

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Wed, Aug 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Dover Room

Thu, Aug 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, August 1 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Storytime Room

Fri, Aug 09, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Fri, Aug 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, August 2 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 7:00pm

Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Westlake Recreation Center

Mon, Aug 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Monday, August 5 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Tue, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dover Room

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Porter Room

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Tuesday, August 6 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Thu, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Thursday, August 8 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, August 8 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 16, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Friday, August 9 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 17, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Sat, Aug 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Conference Room

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room

Sat, Aug 17, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Storytime Room

Summer Library Challenge prizes provided by ...


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