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summer reading program

Saturday, June 5 — Sunday, August 15, 2021

Pre-registration for our "Tales and Tails" summer reading program will begin Saturday, May 1, 2021.  


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Step 1: Register   

This year we are offering three registration options. 

OPTION 1: Register online. Online registration will begin on Saturday, May 1, 2021
OPTION 2: Visit your local branch to register in person. 
OPTION 3: Download the free Beanstack Tracker app from the App Store or Google Play and search for "Cuyahoga County Public Library" as your site.   

REGISTER ONLINE



Step 2: Track Your Reading

•Participants of all ages may track their reading online or in the free Beanstack app in 20 minute increments, beginning Saturday, June 5, 2021. Online participants will earn badges. The more you read, the more badges you'll earn. 
•Printed summer reading gameboards will be available in our branches beginning Saturday, June 5, 2021. Participants can mark an "X" on their gameboards for every 20-minutes they read  

Step 3: Track Your STEAM Activities 

Each week we'll share a new STEAM video challenge to complete. STEAM video challenges will be posted to our website and YouTube channel. You can track your STEAM activities in two ways: 

•Log into your summer reading account to record your completed STEAM activities online.
•Mark an "X" on your summer reading gameboard for every STEAM activity you complete. 
 

PRIZES 

Please note: additional prizes may be added after the start of the program. 

Midpoint Prize

•Youth participants who complete 8 hours of reading earn a grand prize raffle entry and a midpoint prize courtesy of Cuyahoga County Public Library, while supplies last. 
•Adult participants who complete 8 hours of reading earn a grand prize raffle entry. 

Completion Prize

•Youth participants who complete 16 hours of reading earn grand prize raffle entry and a free book prize courtesy of Cuyahoga County Public Library, while supplies last.  
•Adult participants who complete 8 hours of reading earn an additional grand prize raffle entry. 

Grand Prize 

Prize information is TBA. 
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