Summer Read Club

summer reading club

Summer Reading Club 2021 - June 1-July 31

Summer Reading Club is for everyone!

Simply register for Summer Read Club, read library books (both physical and electronic) and earn prizes this summer.

Registration begins Tuesday, June 1.

Last day to receive prizes is Saturday, July 31.

beanstackThere are 2 ways to register.

1. Stop by the library and register in person

2. Register online using the Beanstack app

  • Download the Beanstack app from the app store on your phone or tablet
  • Beginning June 1, register your family in the app
  • Log your reading online
  • Come to the library for your prizes

    Beanstack can be accessed on a computer here.

Be sure to check out the Childrens Programs, Teen Programs and Adult Programs pages
for all the other fun summer programs happening this year.

babies The Summer Reading Club for babies is for 0-1 year olds.

Baby Summer Reading Club Prizes:

  • Read 30 library books to your baby and receive a board book.

kids The Summer Reading Club for kids is for preschoolers aged 2 to those going into 5th grade.

Kid's Summer Reading Club Prizes:

  • After reading 100 minutes - animal finger puppet
  • After reading 200 minutes - stretchable llama
  • After reading 300 minutes - squishable sea creature
  • After reading 400 minutes - coupon pack
  • After reading 500 minutes - free book
Kids who choose to do an additional 500 minutes of reading will receive another prize.

teens The Summer Reading Club for teen is for teens going into grades 6-12.

Teen Summer Reading Club Prizes:

  • After 200 minutes of reading - Notebook
  • After 500 minutes of reading - $5 gift card
Teen who choose to do the challenge reading will receive entries into a drawing for various gift cards.

adults The Summer Reading Club for Adults is for anyone over age 18.

Adult prize levels are based on the number of library books that are read. This includes books and audiobooks both physical and digital.

Adult Summer Reading Club Prizes:

  • Just for signing up, you will get a Charlestown-Clark County Public Library keychain.
  • The first 175 people to read 5 books will get a Charlestown-Clark County Public Library tote bag.
  • The first person at each branch to read 10 books will get a JayC gift card.

At the end of the summer, all participants who read at least 1 book will be entered into a drawing for the following prizes:

  • A bag of books for one person at each branch
  • A gift card to Xscape Movie Theatre
  • Gift cards to various restaurants

cultural pass Cultural Pass

Anyone aged 0-21 years old, who registers for Summer Reading Club, can receive a 2021 Cultural Pass. It offers families in Greater Louisville access to participate in arts and cultural activities provided by 51 venues, free of charge. There are both in-person and virtural activities.

The Cultural Pass will be valid between June 1 to August 8, 2021.

The Cultural pass is sponsored by the Fund For the Arts. More information can be found on their website.

thank you Thank you to our Summer Reading Club sponsors
  • New Washington State Bank
  • Irv and Tamsie Meurer
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • Indiana Arts Council
  • Psi Iota Xi Sorority
  • Bearnos Pizza
  • Red Lobster
  • Smoothie King
  • Earth and Fire Pottery
  • Burger King
  • Chilis Restaurant
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Squire Boone Caverns
  • Chuck E Cheese Pizza
  • Dairy Queen
  • Taco Bell
  • Norma Jean's Ice Cream
  • Firehouse Pizza
  • Four Quarters Mini Mart
  • The 1894 Lodge