Our annual reading challenge is about to begin!
The Memphis Public Libraries presents our annual Children’s Winter Reading Challenge! The Winter Break Challenge runs from December 16, 2022 to January 6, 2023.You can register at any MPL location or online at Beanstack. This challenge is for children 12 and under. The challenge is for two weeks, 20 minutes a (week) day/200 minutes total; pick up the prize or prize pack at your library branch once completed. Points are awarded by:
- Reading: 1 Minute = 1 Point
- Programs (Virtual and In-person): Attend 1 Program = 20 Points
Prizes will be earned by registering for the challenge, collecting 300 points, and 400 points between December 19th and January 1st. Prizes can be claimed at any MPL location until January 14, 2023.
HOW DO I START?
1) Visit our Children’s Winter Reading Challenge @ Beanstack.
2) Create an account and register for the challenge. If you already have an account from prior reading challenges please sign-in to your account to register for the current challenge.
3) Read 20 minutes or more a day and attend library programs. Record you reading and program attendance, receive points, and earn prizes!
Having issues with your Beanstack account? Please use our Beanstack Contact Form to get assistance.
NEED A GOOD BOOK TO READ? CHECK OUT EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS BELOW.
Our Ebook and EAudiobooks that are available online require a library card. You can register for a library card online or at any MPL Location. Have a library card but need to renew it? If you card has expired you can submit an online request to renew it for a year.
Are you missing the ability to browse our shelves for books for your children? Use Book Bundles and we’ll pick out a bundle of books for your child!
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