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Summer Reading Adventure 2020

Prize packs available for Grab-and-Go pickup in August

Did you participate in the 2020 Summer Reading Adventure and earn a prize? You can pick up your prize pack at your favorite Washoe County Library location during grab-and-go or drive-up hours.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be some changes to prize distribution this year.

  • Prize pickup will start in August. Please check your branch hours here.
  • Beanstack participants received a notification alerting them they have won a prize.
  • If you participated with a paper log, bring the completed log to any location to receive your prize pack.
  • Participants will receive a prize pack and a voucher for a free book to redeem when the libraries FULLY REOPEN. The most current reopening information is available at washoecountylibrary.us/reopen.

*Reopening plans are subject to change due to COVID-19 pandemic 

Virtual events and activities for all ages!

We had lots of great virtual events this year for summer readers of all ages! Please visit washoecountylibrary.us/events/archive to view recordings of our virtual events, and join us for a daily Virtual Story Time at www.facebook.com/groups/washoevirtualstorytime.

 

How do I start?

Download the Beanstack app and create an account.

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I participated in the Summer Reading Adventure and earned a prize. When can I pick up my prize?  

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be some changes to prize distribution this year.

  • Prize pickup will start in August. Please check your branch hours here.
  • Participants will receive a notification alerting them they have won a prize.
  • If you participated with a paper log, bring the completed log to any location to receive your prize.
  • Participants will receive a prize pack and a voucher for a free book to redeem when the libraries FULLY REOPEN.* 
*Subject to change due to COVID-19 pandemic. Get the most current reopening information at www.washoecountylibrary.us/reopen

What Prizes did I earn?

Kids & Teens
  • At sign-up: Summer Reading Adventure log and sticker
  • At 300 minutes: pencil, tattoo, or painting set
  • At 600 minutes: free book and book bag
  • At 1,200 minutes BONUS ROUND: free book
  • Activity Badge Challenge BONUS ROUND: free book

Kids and Teens can pick up a prize pack during grab-and-go service. Prize pack includes book bag, pencil, tattoo, and a free book voucher. The book voucher may be redeemed for earned book prizes after the library fully reopens.

Adults
  • At 600 and 1,200 minutes: free book from branch book sale
  • Activity Badge Challenge: free book from branch book sale

Adults who earned a prize will be able to select a free book after the library fully reopens.

Prize packs will be available for pickup in August.

 

Washoe County Library System would like to thank our sponsors for providing funding, advertising, and programs for our 2020 Summer Reading Adventure:

 

    pbsreno2.png        Sponsor logo: PBS Kids       Families logo

    Friends of Washoe County Library logo                    United Way logo             Pioneer Center Youth Programs logo                       

 

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