Summer Reading

Summer Reading Program

What is the Summer Reading Program?

Keep learning going all summer long with an engaging program at Morley Library. This FREE program encourages kids, teens, and adults to read 20 minutes a day and complete activities to keep learning fun throughout the summer.

All reading counts! Whether they have a big person read to them, listen to audiobooks, read graphic novels, comic books, blog posts, magazines, it all adds up.

Activities matter! Activities count towards completing the challenge. The more badges you complete, the more digital tickets or entries you earn.

How to Get Started

There are three ways to register:

· Online at

· Download the Beanstack App on your mobile device

· In person at the 2nd floor children’s desk

If you have participated in past Beanstack challenges, login with your username and password. Visit the library service desk for help to reset your password

Reading Challenges are divided into age groups

Babies and Toddlers 0-3; Preschool and Elementary 4-12; Adult and Teen 13 and up.

How to participate

Read/listen to ANY books for at least 20 minutes each day from June 1st-July 16th.

Log your reading every day online or through the Beanstack App.

At 21 days of logged reading, you receive a READING BUDDY. Complete an additional 2 activity badges and earn a FREE BOOK of your choice.

Preschoolers and Elementary participants earn digital tickets for drawings of their choice.

Babies and Toddlers receive automatic entries into the grand prize drawing for each badge earned.

Adults and Teens can track their reading then choose which prizes they want to be entered for. Prizes include water bottles, Aquarium Tickets, and Lake County Captains Tickets. 

Complete and log all reading and activities before JULY 16th at 11:59 p.m. If you use the paper tracker it MUST be turned in by 5:00 p.m. on July 15th.

Welcome to Morley Library’s Reading Challenges.

Morley Library uses Beanstack for reading challenges such as summer reading club, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, The 100 Book Club and more. If you have never enrolled in Beanstack at Morley Library, please visit the links below for assistance to set up your account or ask Morley Staff for help!


How to use Beanstack on your mobile device:

Download the app through your mobile device's app store. Visit this link: for a quick tutorial on setting up an account for the first time.

How to use Beanstack ONLINE/Web version