MD Summer reading program for kids-- prizes mailed 7/1-8/15
Register and Play
There are two ways to play.
Play Online with Beanstack
This interactive game board that tracks your activity to earn badges for points and a chance to win prizes in weekly giveaways.
Complete a Paper Game Board
Summer Reading Challenge game boards are available through BCPS Schoology, or by curbside pickup at branches, in English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF). During the week of June 22, look for paper game boards inserted into many community newspapers, including:
“North County News”
"The Dundalk Eagle"
The June-July issue of “JMore” magazine
Prizes and Drawings
Any youth registered through Beanstack is eligible to win prizes through weekly drawings taking place each Monday, from July 6 through August 17, with three winners per age group (birth to 5, elementary-age and teens) for a total of nine winners each week. Winners must have a valid email address or phone number on file to choose a prize. All prizes mailed directly to the address provided.
2020 Summer Reading Prizes
There are five prizes to choose from:
$50 Visa gift card
Creative art kit
Only participants registered in Beanstack can be entered into weekly drawings, paper game board participants can’t be entered. All readers that complete the Summer Reading Challenge by collecting 10 points can pick up a completion prize when branches begin to open. Paper game boards must be presented to receive a completion prize in branches.