Follow the steps below to register for our Summer Reading Challenge. You do not need a library card to register for Beanstack or the Summer Reading Challenge, but you do need to be a Williston or St. George resident.

Create an account on our Beanstack platform. Click “Register an Individual or Family.” You will be prompted with "I Am Registering Myself" or "I Am An Adult Registering a Child."  For families with children, choose "I Am An Adult Registering a Child".  Fill in the adult's information first, then add your child’s information.

Registration requires you to select a grade level, even if you are no longer in school. For adults, select "Adult" and for those young children not yet in school select "Babies and Toddlers," which will guide you to the correct challenge.
You may register multiple family members on one account—children and adults—once you are logged into Beanstack. To add readers, just click the arrow next to your name in the upper lefthand corner of the screen and then “Add a Reader.”

Although you won't be able to register another person using the same email address, you may add them as a reader on your account.
Step 2:  Register for Your Challenge

Just click on the Summer Reading Challenge you will be participating in. There are four separate challenges, one for each age/grade group:
rubberduckyBabies and Toddlers ~ Rubber Ducky Readers
Families with babies and toddlers who register for this challenge can participate in fun early literacy activities. Earn badges and virtual raffle tickets to enter prize drawings for Phoenix Books and for Boho Baby in Williston. Everyone who completes this challenge will receive a free board book and rubber ducky toy.

Pre-K to 5th-grade and 6th- to 12-grade Challenges
Log up to ten hours of reading and up to eleven activities to earn badges and raffle tickets for our super awesome prize drawings, including Apple AirPods, Slime Kits, gift cards, and more!  Earn a free book just for registering and an ice cream voucher to Adams Farm Market for completing ten hours of reading by the end of the challenge.
Adult Challenge
Log your reading in different genres and categories to earn virtual badges and raffle tickets. Enter tickets into prize drawings for a $200 Phoenix Books gift card and a $200 REI Williston gift card.

Step 3: Start Reading and Logging!
To log minutes read and activities completed, just click on the red "Log Reading and Activities" button at the top left side of your screen. All logging will be done online through the Beanstack website or app.
Enter Virtual Raffle Tickets
Receive a virtual raffle ticket for every badge earned through logging minutes and activities, then put each ticket into the prize drawing of your choice. All tickets must be entered on or before July 31 for inclusion in the raffle drawings. Prize winners will be notified at the end of the summer challenge.
Add Reviews

Although not a requirement of any challenge, you may add book reviews for other patrons to view.
Go Mobile!
The Beanstack app is available in the App Store for Apple devices and on Google Play for Android devices.

If you don't have internet access, please contact us about recording via a paper reading log instead.
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