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Adults and 50-Plus

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June 12–August 18, 2024

Adults like reading and getting prizes, too!  Here's how you can participate:

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  1. Go to and register for the Adult Summer Reading Adventure 2024. 
  2. Earn TEN virtual badges by reading or listening to books, reading for 30 minutes, completing activities or a combination of all three.
  3. Once you have earned ten badges, visit your neighborhood library branch and receive prizes - coupon sheets from community sponsors and Fairfax County Park Authority.

Make sure to attend some of our adult summer reading events and participate in our short story contest!

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Watch these video for creating an account with Beanstack: Registering a Family and Registering an IndividualSee our Beanstack sign-up instructions for families, individuals and when using the app.  

Still need help using Beanstack? Watch our other tutorials

Questions? Send an email to

Don't want to use Beanstack? Print a paper reading log or get one from your neighborhood library branch. Return your log by August 18, 2024 to receive prizes for completing the program!

Looking for a log in Spanish, Korean or Arabic? Visit our Translated Logs page.

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