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Posted on: February 3, 2022

[ARCHIVED] “For the Love of Reading” Challenge February 1 – 28

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February 3, 2022 – Complete the Library’s February Reading Challenge "For the Love of Reading" in Beanstack and be entered to win a free book or gift card.

Library patrons in Grades K – 3 can join in the fun by reading 3 books during the month of February and writing a small review for each book using the prompts provided on the Beanstack app or website. Each participant will earn a FREE book at the end of the challenge that can be selected and picked up at the Library Youth Services desk.

Adults, teens, and tweens can also participate by sharing their love of reading with books and reviews. Read and log 2 books in Beanstack during the month of February for an entry into a gift card prize drawing. Earn bonus entries by writing a short book review for each book. Patron book reviews may also be used in the Library Catalog. A pair of winners will be drawn from each age group at the end of February.

To participate in these fun challenges, please register at or find the challenge in the Beanstack app.
 The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library is located at 1710 W. St. Andrews Rd and is a service of the City of Midland. For more information or to learn more about the Library, call 989-837-3449 or visit  

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