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Summer Library Challenge

June 1-August 2, 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
Sat, Aug 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room

Sat, Aug 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Sat, Aug 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Porter Room

Sat, Aug 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
Registration is now closed

Sun, Aug 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Aug 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room

Mon, Aug 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Mon, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Mon, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Tue, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Wed, Aug 28, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Aug 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room

Wed, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab
This event is full

Wed, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Thu, Aug 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Sat, Aug 31, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Porter Room

Sun, Sep 01, All day

Mon, Sep 02, All day

Tue, Sep 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 03, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 04, 9:30am - 10:00am
Porter Room

Wed, Sep 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
Porter Room

Wed, Sep 04, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 04, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Wed, Sep 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Study Room YS-Group

Wed, Sep 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Wed, Sep 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Porter Room

Thu, Sep 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Thu, Sep 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Thu, Sep 05, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room

Thu, Sep 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Thursday, August 29 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Study Room YS-Group

Sat, Sep 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Sat, Sep 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Sat, Sep 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room

Mon, Sep 09, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime Room

Mon, Sep 09, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Porter Room

Mon, Sep 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab

Mon, Sep 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Craft Room

Tue, Sep 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

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

Tue, Sep 10, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dover Room

Tue, Sep 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Craft Room

Wed, Sep 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 11, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 11, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Sep 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Dover Room

Wed, Sep 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Study Room YS-Group

Thu, Sep 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Thu, Sep 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Thu, Sep 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Thu, Sep 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Dover Room

Thu, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, September 5 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Thursday, September 5 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Study Room YS-Group

Thu, Sep 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room

Fri, Sep 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Dover Room

Fri, Sep 13, 10:30am - 11:00am

Fri, Sep 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Friday, September 6 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Sep 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Dover Room

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Dover Room

Sat, Sep 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Storytime Room

Sun, Sep 15, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Sunday, September 8 2019 at 9:00am

Sun, Sep 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Sunday, September 8 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 16, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Porter Room

Mon, Sep 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Monday, September 9 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 16, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Mon, Sep 16, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Dover Room

Mon, Sep 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Porter Room

Mon, Sep 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Mon, Sep 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Craft Room

Tue, Sep 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 17, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab

Tue, Sep 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime Room

Tue, Sep 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Craft Room

Tue, Sep 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Dover Room

Tue, Sep 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Craft Room

Tue, Sep 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dover Room
Registration opens Tuesday, September 10 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Sep 17, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Storytime Room

Canceled
Tue, Sep 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Wed, Sep 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 18, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Storytime Room

Wed, Sep 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dover Room

Wed, Sep 18, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Craft Room

Wed, Sep 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Study Room YS-Group

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Board Room

Wed, Sep 18, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Porter Room

Wed, Sep 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Thu, Sep 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room

Thu, Sep 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Technology Training Lab

Thu, Sep 19, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Canceled
Thu, Sep 19, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Thu, Sep 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Storytime Room
Registration opens Thursday, September 12 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Study Room YS-Group

Fri, Sep 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room

Fri, Sep 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, September 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime Room

Sat, Sep 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Conference Room

Sat, Sep 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Saturday, September 14 2019 at 9:00am

Sun, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Sunday, September 15 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime Room
Registration opens Monday, September 23 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Dover Room

Mon, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Porter Room

Mon, Sep 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Dover Room

Mon, Sep 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Technology Training Lab
Registration opens Monday, September 16 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room

Mon, Sep 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Training Lab

Summer Library Challenge prizes provided by ...


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