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Imagine Your Story: Summer Reading Program

Registration begins June 15. The Summer Reading Program runs July 1 through August 28!

We have something for everyone! Our Summer Reading Program for adults is for reading enthusiasts and lifelong learners of all ages. All adults from those fresh out of high school, to parents, to seniors, are invited to participate in this super awesome summer reading program. If you have any questions, please call the library at 781-834-5535.

Registration: You have two options. If you have an email address and reliable internet access, you should sign your family up for the online program on Beanstack. If you don't have an email address or reliable internet connection, you can still participate by phone.

  • Online: visit our Beanstack site to register
    • Only one family member needs to register an entire family of readers (there is a summer reading challenge for everyone!)
    • Click "Register an Individual or Family"
    • Select "I am registering myself" to make your account first and automatically register for the adult summer reading challenge; you will then be able to add another adult and children
    • Enter your information first (regardless of which option you picked); you are the account creator
    • Choose an email address to be your login and a password - you will login with this one email and password to check off summer reading activities for every attached reader account (including your own!)
    • There is no obligation to complete a summer reading challenge once you are registered
  • By Phone: call us at 781-834-5535 for more information! 

First Lady & Blades Registration Challenge: 

 From July 1 to August 14, if all of our summer reading challenge registrations combined reach at least 250 readers, we will be entered into a statewide drawing for Bruins prizes which include in game experiences such as riding a Zamboni ride, high fiving the players, and sitting on the bench during pregame, as well as signed memorabilia including jerseys and pucks. We will update the number of registrations on our website every week. Let's go Marshfield! 

End of Summer Reading Raffle: prizes will be announced in August!

"Imagine Your Story" is sponsored by your local library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.


Adult Summer Reading Challenge

For adults of all ages!

Imagine Your Story: When the world is a crazy place, it is always nice to turn to the comfort of books. Simply complete six activities to complete your summer reading challenge.

Prizes: Snag a free book tote bag as well as one entry in our End of Summer Reading Raffle when you complete your summer reading challenge. Click on "Activity Badges" to get started.

Bonus Entries: Complete up to five extra activities to earn extra entries in the End of Summer Reading Raffle; one extra activity = one extra entry.

A library card is not necessary to complete summer reading, but it is helpful. Register for your own ecard today! If you have any questions about summer reading, please call the library at 781-834-5535.