Oceans of Possibilities – 2022 Summer Reading Program

From June 1st to August 1st, kids, teens, and adults can earn books and other prizes at their local Cass County Public Library branch. Whether it’s reading books, listening to eAudiobooks through Libby or hoopla, or checking out DVDs, patrons of all ages can find OCEANS OF POSSIBILITIES all summer long!

Patrons can sign up for the program starting Monday, May 23rd.

The last day to redeem prizes is Saturday, August 6th!

 

How to Participate
  1. Register online, through the Beanstack Tracker app. Patrons can register beginning on Monday, May 23th. Limit one registration per patron.
    Sign up here!
  2. Keep track of your reading progress online. Log your reading online or in the Beanstack app to unlock exclusive activities to earn more prize entries!
  3. Patrons who complete the Summer Reading Program before August 1st will earn a prize! Prizes can be redeemed and picked up starting Monday, June 13th.
  4. After signing up, Pre-Readers and Readers can stop in to their local branch for an exclusive 2022 Summer Reading brag tag.
  5. Pre-Readers, Readers, and Teens can also participate in BONUS PLAY to earn entries into a county-wide drawing.
Completion Goals
Pre-Readers

For children not yet reading.

Pre-Readers have books read to them throughout the summer (until August 1st).

Keep track of books online or through the Beanstack app.

When a Pre-Reader has had 25 books read to them, they have earned a free new book of their choice!

BONUS PLAY: After earning a free book, pre-readers can earn up to 5 entries into a county-wide drawing. For every additional 5 books, they earn an entry.

Sign up here!

Readers

For children up to 5th Grade.

Readers read books throughout the summer (until August 1st).

Keep track of minutes online or through the Beanstack app.

When a Reader has completed 500 minutes of reading, they have earned a free new book of their choice!

BONUS PLAY: After earning a free book, readers can earn up to 5 entries into a county-wide drawing. For every additional 100 minutes read, they earn an entry.

Sign up here!

Teens

For 6th to 12th graders.

Teens read books throughout the summer (until August 1st).

Keep track of minutes online or through the Beanstack app.

When a Teen has completed 500 minutes of reading, they have earned a free new book of their choice!

BONUS PLAY: After earning a free book, teens can earn up to 5 entries into a county-wide drawing. For every 100 minutes read, they earn an entry.

Sign up here!

Adults

Adults keep track of books they read or listen to.

Keep track of books online or through the Beanstack app.

After reading or listening to 3 books, you earn an entry into your branch’s end-of-summer drawing. After that, you’ll earn one entry per book that you read or listen to by August 1st. Earn up to 10 entries this summer!

Sign up here!

Events

Check our events calendar for storytimes and special programs at your local branch throughout the summer. Patrons can also visit Storywalks® throughout the county where families can read a book along a trail while enjoying the outdoors. Find out when a Storywalk® will be in your area here. By logging online or in the Beanstack app, patrons can unlock exclusive activities to earn more prize entries!

 

Special thanks to the Parks and Recreation Departments in Garden City,  Peculiar, and Raymore for partnering with the library to provide space for Storywalks®!