No matter your age, we've got a reading program for you! Find out more about our year-round and seasonal reading programs below. Anyone with an HPL Card or who is a student in a Lombard school is eligible to sign up.
Here's How to Get Started
1. Sign in to your Beanstack account with your username and password. This will be the same account you used for any previous reading programs. To reset your password, click here.
2. All of the programs the reader is eligible for will appear on your welcome screen. Click “Register for this Challenge” and start reading! Be sure to do this for all readers on your account.
• On the Beanstack website: Readers in your account will appear in a drop-down box on the upper left-hand corner of your screen. • On the Beastack Tracker App: Select the icon in the upper right-hand corner. From there, select Readers.
3. Track your reading using the Beanstack app or print a paper log PDF for any current reading programs in the "Use a Printed Log Instead" section below!
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Year-Round Reading program for children birth to kindergarten
Share 1000 books with your child before they reach kindergarten. Track reading in our printed book log or online! For every 100 stories read, your child will earn a reading reward and you will have given your child an early literacy advantage. Sign up online today!
School Year Reading Program
Children K–8 and 1000 Books finishers Dates: Tue, Sep 8, 2020 - Fri, Apr 30, 2021
Earn paperback books, keychains and stickers while reading! This is an independent, self-paced program. Track your progress in a print log or online! Unable to redeem your reading log last school year? Hang on to it! We'll redeem your 2019-2020 reading log in the 2020-2021 school year.