Evergreen Park Public Library uses Beanstack, an online portal that helps patrons track their reading and provides free personalized reading recommendations. Patrons can sign up here and use Beanstack from their home computer, mobile devices, or in the library. Visit our Beanstack website to register for the first time or to sign in if you already have an account.
You can also download the Beanstack mobile app to your mobile device through the iTunes App Store or Google Play.
Reading for Fun in 2021!
Click here to join our 2021 book challenge for adults and teens.
Read in the New Year!
Resolve to raise a reader! Many New Year's resolutions focus on developing healthy habits. Encourage your child to get into the habit of reading daily! Your child can earn prizes throughout the month of January for reaching reading goals. Download and use the Beanstack app or click here to register and log your time spent reading. Registration starts December 21. For kids in grades 5 and under.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (Birth to Age 6)
Why read 1,000 books before Kindergarten? Reading high-quality books at home is one of the best ways to get your child ready for school.
Reading 1,000 books sounds like a lot, but if you read just three picture books with your child every day, you will read 1,095 books in a year!
Visit our Beanstack website to get started!