New Cumberland Summer Learning Program

Icarus lifting a bookThis summer, New Cumberland Public Library invites all ages to Imagine Your Story with the Library during our summer learning program. ALL ONLINE THIS YEAR! Participate by logging your reading and activities completely online using Beanstack. Register ONLINE.

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM FOR AGES 0-12

Read or be read to!

From June 15 to August 7, log your reading and activities in Beanstack to earn points and chances to win prizes! You can complete the program through just reading, or through reading and activities. For a paper log to track your reading, click here or visit the Library. Remember, you need to update your reading minutes online to earn points and be eligible for prizes!

Log your reading to earn points: 10 minutes of reading = 10 points

Write a book review to get a bonus 5 points

Complete each week's activity badge to earn additional points

Earn Chances to Win Prizes!

 If you earn points for reading, you'll be entered in the weekly Reader's Prize raffle. If you complete that week's activity badge, you'll be entered in the weekly Learner's Prize Raffle. Each Reader’s or Learner’s Prize will include a free small ice cream or shave ice at Hanna’s Ice Cream Shoppe!

Brew Cumberland's Best logoLog 250 points and you'll receive a small halfway prize and a coupon for a free cookie from Brew Cumberland's Best.

Complete the program by earning 500 points and you'll receive a free prize book and a chance to win a Nintendo Switch Lite!

Logging begins June 15 and ends August 7.

Prizes must be claimed by August 14.

TEEN PROGRAM FOR AGES 12-18

Imagine your story this summer! From June 15th to August 15th log your reading and earn points and win prizes. For every 10 minutes of reading logged 10 points will be earned. For every review written 5 points will be earned. Any week you light up a badge, you'll be entered in the weekly prize raffle to win a $10 gift card. Earn at least 480 points to win a prize book and be entered in the grand completion prize raffle for one of three $50 gift cards! Earn 600 points and win a second prize book!

ADULTS AGES 18 & UP

Imagine your own adventure! Log your reading from June 15 to August 15  to earn badges & prizes. Includes hardback & paperback books, Books on CD, audiobooks and electronic resources.

Registrants must complete 7 out of 9 badges to be entered into the prize drawing.

The New Cumberland Public Library Summer Program is made possible this year by the Bob Craig Youth Foundation and other generous sponsors.

We also thank the following sponsors for supporting Summer Reading through EITC funding: UGI, Orrstown Bank, Pennian Bank, Capital Advantage, Riverview Bank, and Weis Markets.