To Register:

  1. Click here.This will take you to our Beanstack site to set up your profile.
  2. Complete the requested information.
  3. Complete learning Tracks to earn badges.

Teens:

  1. Once you have a profile, you can select the "Pre-Register for Summer Breakout".
  2. After you click this, you can choose a learning track to complete via Beanstack OR you can stop in the library and pick up a paper game board. We are using the learning tracks and paper game boards in lieu of our usual reading records. After you register at home, stop in the library for a calendar of events, a free book (per registrant), a few coupons, and a form for a free Tin Caps ticket (per registrant).
  3. When you complete a learning track or game board, stop in the library to receive a small reward. You may complete up to 3 game boards/learning tracks during the 6 week program. At the end of the program, as long as you have earned the Summer BreakOUT badge on Beanstack, &/or completed 1 game board, you will be invited to our end of summer party (TBD) and receive a form for a free Mad Ants ticket (per finisher), and a few other goodies!

Adults:  

Submit book reviews to be entered into weekly drawings for prizes.

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