Join the 2024 Summer Reading Challenge


Read and win prizes from June 21 - August 5


How it works: 

1. Use Our Online Program: BEANSTACK

Sign-up online or download the mobile app starting on June 21


2. Log Your Reading

You must read for 300 minutes (or 5 hours) to be eligible for the Grand Prize Drawings. Spend more time reading and complete the optional activities to earn more raffle tickets!


3. Prizes

  • Kids (Grade PreK - 4) Raffle Prizes: $150 Save the Bay Seahorse Membership, Kindle Kids, LEGO Friends: Botanical Garden
  • Tween & Teen (Grade 5 - 12) Raffle Prizes: $100 Amazon gift card, $100 Barnes & Noble gift card, $100 Target gift card 
  • Weekly Raffle Prizes: Log activity each week to be automatically entered into our weekly gift card drawing.

4. Library Events & Activities

Visit the full calendar for our event schedule or download our informational pamphlet


A paper reading log is available upon request. Please contact our Youth Services Librarian, Colleen LeBeau, for assistance: 

The statewide Rhode Island Summer Reading Program is supported by the RI Office of Library and Information Services, with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Special thanks to the Friends of the Jamestown Library.