Summer Reading Challenge

Imagine Your Story
The goal of the Zula B. Wylie Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge is to spark the imagination for people of all ages. We want to inspire you to discover new adventures this summer! Complete reading goals and earn special prizes for logging your reading and completing activity badges on Beanstack.
Kids, teens, and adults of all ages can sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge. Click on the Sign Up button to get started or you can download the Beanstack app in the Apple Store and Google Play to sign up and log your reading! 
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Prizes


Prize Week is August 3-8. Participants will be able to come pickup their prizes that they earned during this week. Prizes are subject to change and availability.

Kids

-Mystery Mosaic Coloring Poster
-Kinetic Sand Activity
-Summer Bucket List Poster
-Chick-Fil-A Coupon
-4D Puzzle
-Hula Hoop and a FREE book
You can also earn tickets to be entered in special drawings for tickets to the Perot Museum, Dallas Zoo, and Altitude Trampoline Park!


Teens

-Redbird Skateland Pass
-Pop-socket & Journal
-FREE book
You can also earn tickets to be entered in special drawings for A Polaroid Insta Max Camera with film, TikTok starter kit, and $25 gift card to Round 1 Bowling & Amusement in Arlington!


Adults

Complete our "literary crawl" activity badges on Beanstack for your chance to win the prizes below (prizes subject to change and availability)
-$25 Gift Card to a Local Coffee Shop
-Kindle Fire Tablet
-One-night Stay at the Fairfield Inn in Cedar Hill
-Two-hour Limo Ride


One Book, One Community Family Book Chats

In partnership with CHISD, we’re excited for this summer’s One Book, One Community Family Book Chats! Join your community in reading and discussing the novel The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña is also available for our early readers to follow along. We encourage everyone to sign and up and participate in virtual book discussions/activities held via Zoom on June 11, 25 and July 9, 23.

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ONGOING PROGRAMS

Mondays at 10:30 am - Storytime
Wednesdays at 10:30 am - Heroes & Helpers Storytime
Fridays at 1 pm - Crafternoons: Tune in to our Facebook page to make something fun and creative with us! All the supplies you need to follow along are included in our Crafternoon Kits which you can pick up at the library Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm or by using our Curbside Pick-Up Service Mon-Fri 10:30 am-5:30 pm and Saturday, 10:30 am-2:30 pm.

Tween Summer Scientists Opens in new windowMondays beginning June 15 at 1 pm - Tween Summer Scientists
Ages 8-12 can participate in fun STEM activities throughout the summer.
Sign up online HERE. Co-sponsored by Cedar Hill Action Team.

You can pick up Summer Scientists Kits at the library Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm or by using our Curbside Pick-Up Service Mon-Fri 10:30 am-5:30 pm and Saturday, 10:30 am-2:30 pm.
Cursive Club Sign Up Opens in new windowTuesdays beginning June 16 at 1 pm - Tween Cursive Club

REGISTRATION FULL

Ages 8-12 can learn the proper way to write cursive handwriting
and have fun doing it!

You can pick up Cursive Club Kits at the library Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm or by using our Curbside Pick-Up Service Mon-Fri 10:30 am-5:30 pm and Saturday, 10:30 am-2:30 pm.

Thank you to our sponsors

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Performances by Toni Simmons, Mark Shelton and Mr. Will sponsored by Texas Commission on the Arts

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