Summer Reading Program


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Tails and Tales 2021

Sign up for Summer Reading starting June 1st on our new Beanstack website mrspl.beanstack.org!



Date to Remember

  • First day to sign up: Tuesday, June 1
  • Last day to turn in book log & pick up prizes: Thursday, September 30

Prizes

Prize books will be available when the library reopens at the 120 N Virginia Ave location. More details will be posted here when we have a firm reopening date. See you later this summer!

2021 CSLP Childrens Poster

How It Works

Sign up and log your books through our Beanstack webpage! Once children and teens have completed the specified number of books they are eligible to choose a free paperback book from the selected titles listed above. The library also offers a Reading Quest for strong readers looking for an additional challenge.

How to Sign Up


  1. Visit https://mrspl.beanstack.org
  2. Scroll down to and click on the Register an Individual or Family button.
  3. Select "I am registering myself".
  4. Fill out the form - don't forget to include an email address so we can contact you about raffle prizes!
  5. Click "Next" to add any additional family members.
  6. Register for your age or reading level appropriate Summer Reading Challenge.
  7. Begin tracking your reading and activities by clicking on the Log Reading and Activities button at the top left of the page.
For any questions about signing up, please contact Youth Services via email juv@fallschurchva.gov or by calling 703-248-5034.

Program Details

 

 
Read-To-Me

This program is for sharing books with pre-readers. Share a minimum of 30 books to receive a new paperback book and a raffle ticket for other prizes at the end of the program. Complete the Summer Activities Badge for an additional raffle ticket and challenge!



Independent Readers

This program is for independent readers in rising Kindergarten through grade 5. Read a minimum of 5 books to receive a new paperback book, coupon booklet, and a raffle ticket for other prizes at the end of the program. Complete the Reading Quest Activity Badge to earn a second raffle ticket; see below for more details.


 
Teen Readers

For teens in rising grade 6 through 12. Read a minimum of 5 books to receive a new paperback book, coupon booklet, and a raffle ticket for other prizes at the end of the program. Complete the Reading Quest Activity Badge to earn second raffle ticket; see below for more details. More info is available on our Teen Summer Reading Program page.



Adult Readers

For ages 18 and up. Read a minimum of 5 books to earn a coupon to One More Page books and be entered in our Adult Summer Reading Program Raffle! More info is available on our Adult Summer Reading Program webpage.


 
Additional Programs
Reading Quest (formerly the Challenge Game)

This program offers additional reading and community activities for you to take on this summer. Any books read for the Reading Quest count towards the regular reading program, so don't forget to log them! Complete 20 of the 23 activities and earn an additional raffle ticket!

Raffle Prizes


Each program will have an end of program raffle this year:

Read to Me and Independent Readers can win gift certificates to local businesses.

Teen and Adult Readers can win a Kindle Fire HD 8 or gift certificates to local businesses.

Many thanks to the wonderful local businesses that have sponsored the Summer Reading Program over the years! Please visit and support them this summer.

In addition, special programs, including performances, gaming, and crafts, take place through mid-August. A schedule of events and list of local sponsors is available from the library each year by mid-June. All programs and events are also listed in the library calendar and in the library's monthly newsletter.
SRP Sponsors 2021