Oceans of Possibilities 
Summer Library Program 2022
Reading Challenges 
Are you ready for summer reading? From June 6 to August 6, you are invited to log your reading in Beanstack to earn badges, prizes, and tickets for grand prize drawings! Registration begins Monday, June 6, 2022.
Challenges for Kids:
 

Oceans of Possibilities Reading Challenge (grades K-5) 

This summer, we’re challenging kids in kindergarten to 5th grade to read 800 minutes! Log your reading and track your activities in Beanstack to earn badges, tickets, and prizes! Paper logs are available on request at the Children’s Desk.  

 
 

Little Fish Reading Challenge (ages 0-4) 

How many minutes can you read together this summer? We’re encouraging children ages 0 to 4 and their caregivers to share 800 minutes of stories! Log your reading and track your activities in Beanstack to earn badges, tickets, and prizes. Paper logs are available on request at the Children’s Desk.

 
 

Teen Challenge: 

Teen Reading Challenge (grades 6-12)

Whether you’re about to read the latest #BookTok sensation, listening to a classic, or searching for gaming hacks on your phone, your reading time counts! Challenge yourself to read 1,200 minutes by August 6 and turn your downtime into prizes. Track your reading and activities in Beanstack to earn badges, rewards, and grand prize tickets!

 

How do I get started?

  • Sign up and register for your Summer Reading Challenge at hartfordlibrary.beanstack.org, or download the user-friendly Beanstack Tracker app from the App Store or Google Play. If you already have a Beanstack account, sign in to register for the Summer Reading Challenge.
  • Start reading!
  • Log your reading time and check off your activities in Beanstack to earn badges, prizes, and tickets for the grand prize drawings.

Check out our Beanstack guide for information on registering, logging minutes and activities, and assigning your tickets to prize drawings.

What kind of reading counts?

All reading! Count any time you spend reading or listening to books, magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, or ebooks.

Not sure which reading challenge is right for you or your reader? Give us a call at 262-673-8240 and ask for the Youth Department.