Reading Challenges

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Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Words: Reading colors your world. Leer da color a tu mundo. The words circle around a globe with a man standing on the globe and holding a yellow book

Take the Summer Reading Challenge

May 18-August 3, 2021



Ages 0-18

  • Register or log on to Beanstack.
  • Track every day you read, or are read to, for at least 30 minutes.
  • Each day marked as read will earn a virtual reading badge.
  • Virtual tickets will be awarded along the way. These tickets can be entered for a chance to win a prize in prize drawings.
  • Each participant who finishes the challenge (by reading for a total of 30 days) will win a book, while supplies last.
  • Open to ages 0-18.
  • All prizes must be picked up at a Stanislaus County Library.
  • All ticketed prize drawings will be done at the end of the program.
  • Winners of the ticketed prize drawings will be contacted by August 20, 2021.

Ages 18 and up

  • Register or log on to Beanstack.
  • Earn virtual badges by reading books and writing book reviews.
  • For every badge you earn, you will also receive a virtual ticket. Virtual tickets can be entered into free drawings for a chance to win a prize.
  • Open to ages 18 and up.
  • All prizes must be picked up at a Stanislaus County Library.
  • All ticketed prize drawings will be done at the end of the program.
  • Winners of the ticketed prize drawings will be contacted by August 20, 2021.

Contact your community library for more program details or call (209) 558-7810.

Please take a few moments to share your thoughts on our Summer Reading Challenge. Responses to this short survey help us as we plan future virtual programming. The survey can be found in both English and Spanish.
Por favor tómese un momento para compartir con nosotros sus impresiones acerca del Reto de lectura de verano. Las respuestas a esta breve encuesta nos ayudaran en la planificación de nuestra futura programación virtual. La encuesta está disponible en inglés y en español.

Ages 0-18 Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Ages 0-18 Summer Reading Challenge 2021 - https://www.projectoutcome.org/en/56492

Ages 0-18 Summer Reading Challenge 2021 en español - https://www.projectoutcome.org/responses/56943?locale=es

Adult Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Adult Summer Reading Challenge 2021 - https://www.projectoutcome.org/en/56493

Adult Summer Reading Challenge 2021 en español - https://www.projectoutcome.org/responses/56942?locale=es


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

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This free program is for infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children. We are encouraging caregivers to read 1000 books to their little ones before they start Kindergarten - a goal experts say children need to reach to help them learn to read for themselves. More information is available here.