Summer Reading and Activities

Imagine Your Story at the Georgetown Library

Due to the limited access to the library, summer reading will be a bit different this year.  Instead of live programs, the children’s staff will post a variety of weekly activities.  If you are unable to access the activities email cdewitt@georgetownpl.org or call 978-352-5728.

Week 1 Summer Activities (June 22)
Week 2 Summer Activities (June 29)
Week 3 Summer Activities (July 6)
Week 4 Summer Activities (July 13)
Week 5 Summer Activities (July 19)
Week 6 Summer Activities (July 27)
Week 7 Summer Activities (August 3)
Week 8 Summer Activities (August 10)

The Kids Summer Reading Challenge
June 19 – August 28
Birth – going into 6th grade

(Click here for Penn Brook School’s summer reading asssignment)

Logging will be done via Beanstack.  You can sign up at the Beanstack website link https://georgetownpl.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack app. If you need help with Beanstack go to our Help Page or email cdewitt@georgetownpl.org

Everyone who registers will receive and email with instructions on how to pick up a summer reading tool kit containing: a journal, reading log with stickers, bookmark, and Gnorm the Gnome*

How do you win prizes this summer?  

  • for every 2 hours you read or are read to,  earn a ticket for one of our  raffle prizes.
  • read or have been read to 10 hours,  win a free book
  • read or have been read to 30 hours,  win a 2nd free book
  • write a review on Beanstack, earn a ticket
  • participate in a summer activity, earn a ticket
  • visit a Storywalk on the library lawn, earn a ticket

Raffle prizes include $25 Jabberwocky Bookshop gift certificate; $25 for Cafe Sarina/Kallie’s Kones; and/or Garden Golf gift certificate; $25 Flatbread gift certificate; and a 2019-2020 team-signed Bruin’s hockey stick.

*Gnorm the Gnome will be going on many adventures this summer.  Please take pictures of Gnorm having fun.  Send the pictures to cdewitt@georgetownpl.org.   Check out what Gnorm has been up to so far.