Summer Adventures June 1- August 15 2021 - header
Summer Adventures  Read Boldly & Bravely
Kids register & earn a free book!
Weekly prize drawings for all ages.
Pick up book prizes at the library.

 Earn digital badges for
• Hours of reading
• Writing book reviews
• Completing activities

Start an Adventure & Defeat the Summer Slide! 
On average, students lose 1-2 months (20-30%) of their school-year learning over the summer. Don't slide back to where you started- read and explore every day to keep your brain sharp over the summer vacation.

Now adults can participate in Summer Adventures too!
Adults & Youth- Complete challenges & track your adventures online. Download the mobile 
app Beanstack Tracker on your device or visit

                  2020 Winter Reading Challenge for Kids, Teens, and Families ...

 Visit our online event calendar for in-person and virtual programs throughout the summer.

grade school aged boy and girl reading in park- sitting on ground with crossed legsCan you read 2 million minutes?

Last summer, Anoka County residents read 1,001,283 minutes. 

How much more can we read this year?

Read Down Fines - Begins Jun1-Aug15, 2021 -Ages 17 and younger

For every 15 minutes of reading that is logged in Beanstack, $1 of fines or fees will be removed.

Call a librarian to have your fines removed. Applies only to accounts listed in a minor child’s name. Some restrictions apply.

Thank you Summer Sponsors 2021, MELSA, Friends of ACL, Star Tribune, Kare11, Legacy