Join us for an exciting summer full of reading, crafts, magic, animals, and more! All ages can register now on Beanstack!


Reading Prizes:

Babies through entering 8th Graders

  • Read for 8 hours and pick out a free book!
  • Read all the way to 16 hours and earn a free kiddie ice cream coupon or a hummingbird feeder!

Entering Highschoolers through Adults

  • Read 3 books and choose a free book to keep or a coupon for one from the Book Store Next Door!
  • Read 6 books and earn a free kiddie ice cream or hummingbird feeder!
Raffles for all ages:

Log your reading and complete activity badges to earn ticket entries for these cool experiences!

  • Topsfield Drive-In Movie Gift Certificate and gift basket
  • Trustees of Reservations Membership & a Crane Beach Parking Permit
  • a New England Aquarium Membership
  • Whale Watch for up to 4 people

If digital tracking isn’t your thing, we’ve got you covered with
a printable log sheet and an outdoor scavenger hunt sheet that you can download and print!

More summer fun, the library turns 150!

150th Anniversary Hat

To celebrate the library’s 150th Anniversary, we’re giving away hats to the first 150 kids that log 2 hours of reading on Beanstack or come into the library with 2 hours on their printed log sheet!

Teens and adults can also receive a hat by being one of the first 75 to read 1 book!

Coloring Sheet JPG

You can also participate in our coloring contest by coloring the sheet above! Click the image to download and print it, or swing by the Youth Services room to pick one up!

All completed sheets will be on display in the hallway and prizes will be awarded by age group.

Register Using Beanstack

Register for Beanstack instructions

There’s also a Beanstack App for both iPhones and Androids that you can download and more easily track your progress and claim your badges.

Donate to the Lowell Humane Society!

Layla, dog from Lowell Humane Society

Throughout the summer, we are encouraging all ages to bring in items that we’ll donate to the Lowell Humane Society! Donation boxes will be located in the Youth Services Department. Items most needed are unscented cat litter, pet toys, bleach, and paper towels, but a more detailed wish list can be downloaded here.

Readers that donate can complete the badge on Beanstack or their log sheet, earning a ticket to enter into any of our raffles!

WMS & WHS Summer Reading Titles

Check out the summer reading book lists on our catalog, for grades 6-12!

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