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Summer Reading Club

May 30-July 31

2023-06-20 00:00:00 2023-06-20 23:59:00 America/New_York Summer Reading Club -

Tuesday, June 20
All day

Add to Calendar 2023-06-20 00:00:00 2023-06-20 23:59:00 America/New_York Summer Reading Club The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN! -

The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Earn great prizes by attending fun programs, completing challenges, and reaching your reading goals on Beanstack!


KIDS & TEENS

How do I get started?

Beginning May 30:

  • Desktop: Visit ghpl.beanstack.org 
  • Mobile: Download the free Beanstack Tracker app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store
  • You will have the option to register yourself and your child(ren) and log reading for everyone from one account.
  • You can also track your reading by downloading and printing our Points Tracker.
How can kids earn prizes?
  • Logging their reading.
  • Completing our weekly challenges.
  • Attending programs. 
What are the prizes?

All participants who complete the program will receive the following prizes:

  • GHPL T-shirt (kids)
  • Fidget key chain (teens)
  • Special registration prize
  • Blank book or book of your choice 
  • Coupons to: DK Diner, Dairy Queen, Pure Imagination Chocolatier, Chocolate Café, and Grandview Pool Concessions 
What are the grand prizes?

For every 20 points you earn reading, attending programs, or completing challenges, you can purchase a raffle ticket for one of our grand prizes:   

  • For kids:  
    • Ride in a Grandview Heights fire truck (Grandview Heights residents only)
    • King’s Island passes for 4
    • Clay Café mugs plus coloring time
    • Lion Cub's Cookies gift card
    • Lego Prize Pack 
    • Deluxe Art Prize Pack 
  • For teens:  
    • Grandview Theater and Drafthouse passes for 4
    • King’s Island passes for 4
    • Amazon gift card
    • Apple Music gift card
    • Clay Café mugs plus coloring time
    • Roblox gift card 
Thank you to these generous sponsors!

ADULTS (ages 18+)

How do I get started?

Beginning May 30:

How can I earn prizes?
  • Prizes can be won by putting raffle tickets towards the prize of your choice! 
  • Earn raffle tickets by logging the books you read and completing Activities. 
What are the prizes?
What are the Grand Prizes?
Thank you to our generous sponsors! 

Summer Readers Get-Together for Adults
Wednesday, May 31, from 6:30-7:30 pm

Explore a variety of books, discover new authors, and share your favorites with others! Join GHPL staff member Megan at the library for conversation, snacks, and tips for finding your next great read.


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EVENT TYPE: | Teen Event | Kids Event | Adult Event |

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Hours
About the library

The Grandview Heights Public Library (GHPL) is an award-winning, independent suburban library system known for progressive leadership and friendly, personalized service.  

GHPL is a founding member (1988) and the Administering Library for the Central Library Consortium (CLC), a cooperative among 17 Central Ohio library systems. 67 million items are available to our cardholders through a partnership among the CLC and statewide networks SearchOhio and OhioLINK.  

GHPL celebrates 100 years of serving the community in 2024!

Upcoming events

Fri, Jul 12, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Fri, Jul 12, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sat, Jul 13, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sat, Jul 13, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sun, Jul 14, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sun, Jul 14, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Mon, Jul 15, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Mon, Jul 15, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
- Meeting Room
Designed to nurture the early literacy skills of children who have difficulty engaging during traditional story times.

Tue, Jul 16, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Tue, Jul 16, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Tue, Jul 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Story Times! No registration required.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
- Meeting Room
Learn the basics of comics and then make a one-page comic with Bryan Moss!

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Conference Room A
The Grandview Heights Public Library Board of Trustees will hold its regularly-scheduled public meeting in Conference Room A of the library.

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
PopUp at Music on the Lawn

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate our 100th anniversary with a new pavilion and site improvements for this year's summer concert series!

Wed, Jul 17, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Wed, Jul 17, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Challenge your friends on the Library’s Nintendo Switches!

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Story Times! No registration required.

Thu, Jul 18, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Thu, Jul 18, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
- Conference Room A
Join us every Thursday morning for big summer fun!   

Fri, Jul 19, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Fri, Jul 19, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
- Meeting Room
This is a game show where the cartoon characters are the contestants!

Fri, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
PopUp at Duck Race

Sat, Jul 20, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sat, Jul 20, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sat, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to play in the realms of fantasy in this classic role-playing game.

Sun, Jul 21, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sun, Jul 21, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Mon, Jul 22, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Mon, Jul 22, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 10:45am
- Meeting Room
Join us for a morning of activities, songs, and games!

Tue, Jul 23, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Tue, Jul 23, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Story Times! No registration required.

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
PopUp at Music on the Lawn

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate our 100th anniversary with a new pavilion and site improvements for this year's summer concert series!

Wed, Jul 24, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Wed, Jul 24, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Wed, Jul 24, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
- Conference Room B
Second & Fourth Wednesdays, 6 - 8pm

Wed, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Story Times! No registration required.

Thu, Jul 25, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Thu, Jul 25, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
- Conference Room A
Join us every Thursday morning for big summer fun!   

Fri, Jul 26, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Fri, Jul 26, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Fri, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wyman Woods
GHPL in the Great Outdoors!

Sat, Jul 27, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sat, Jul 27, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sat, Jul 27, 9:00am - 1:00pm
- Meeting Room
Space is limited. Registration required beginning July 13.
Registration opens Saturday, July 13 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Jul 27, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
PopUp at Grandview Hop

Sun, Jul 28, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sun, Jul 28, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Mon, Jul 29, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Mon, Jul 29, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Tue, Jul 30, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Tue, Jul 30, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Story Times! No registration required.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
The Zoo is coming!

Tue, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
PopUp at Music on the Lawn

Tue, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate our 100th anniversary with a new pavilion and site improvements for this year's summer concert series!

Wed, Jul 31, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Wed, Jul 31, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Story Times! No registration required.

Thu, Aug 01, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Thu, Aug 01, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
- Conference Room A
Join us every Thursday morning for big summer fun!   

Fri, Aug 02, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Fri, Aug 02, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sat, Aug 03, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sat, Aug 03, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Sun, Aug 04, All day
The more you read, the more chances you have to WIN!

Sun, Aug 04, All day
For tweens and teens entering grades 7-12

Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
PopUp at Music on the Lawn

Canceled
Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wyman Woods
Nat'l Night Out

Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate our 100th anniversary with a new pavilion and site improvements for this year's summer concert series!

Sat, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to play in the realms of fantasy in this classic role-playing game.
Registration opens Saturday, July 27 2024 at 9:00am