In order to be ready for each school year, children need to keep learning during the summer. Students who don’t practice what they’ve learned can actually forget their learning from the previous school year. Parents can help kids practice their school skills through activities like:
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No! You do not need a library card to sign up for the Summer Learning Program or to attend any library programs. However, a library card allows you to borrow books, movies and more and you can use it to download or stream things online.
The Summer Learning Program is open to readers of all ages! There are four separate age groups for the program: Pre-K, K-5, Teens, and Adults.
Use CCPL’s Beanstack website or the Beanstack app to sign up for the Summer Learning Program and log your progress. (While the logging may be done online, the majority of the activities are done off-screen.)
Visit chesterfield.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack Tracker app from iOS App or Google Play stores.
You bet! We have books on CD at all of our locations. We also have a large selection of digital audiobooks available on Libby.
Of course! Don’t forget that we have a wide selection of eBooks available on Libby by OverDrive.
Drawings will take place the week of Aug. 8.
Winners will be contacted the week of Aug. 8.
Pre-K and K-5 participants can visit any CCPL location to pick up a sticker sheet (registration) and treasure box (completion).
If you win one of the drawings, you will be asked to designate which library you will go to for your prize. Prizes will be available at the end-of-summer celebration.
Yes, your Beanstack account is still active, but you will need to register for this year’s summer learning program.
To reset your Beanstack password click https://chesterfield.beanstack.com/users/password/new. If you do not have an email attached to your account, call us at 804-751-2275 (CCPL) or stop into any library and we can help you.
Yes! If you are signing up for the first time, Beanstack will ask if you would like to add another reader. If you already have an account and would like to add a reader, under the Settings tab click on Add a Reader. If you need help adding readers, call us at 804-751-2275 (CCPL) or stop into any library and we can help you.
Log in to Beanstack.
Click on the green “Log Reading and Activities” button found on the top left-hand side of the page.
Or click badges and select which badge you want to work on.
Once checked, an activity can only be unchecked by staff. Email your request to [email protected] Please include the reader’s name and the activity that you would like removed.
CCPL offers prizes, projects and events to make learning fun! Stay tuned for details on how kids can win prizes for the things they read and learn. Visit our event calendar for a full schedule of programs and events!