Bentonville Public Library
Summer Reading Program
Welcome to the Summer Reading Program Home Page. Once you are logged in, you will be taken to your Reading Home Page.

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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Preschoolers will enjoy 30 minutes of good books, action rhymes and songs. After storytime, there are two opportunities for creative fun. Process art projects will stimulate imagination and Duplo© play stimulates creative skills and open-ended thinking.

Help your child acquire pre-reading skills at Bentonville Public Library.
Registration is not required for this event.
Location
Children's Read Aloud Area
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Students entering grades 7-12 are invited to join Art Educator, Miss Shelby for an hour of art exploration, creation and messy fun in the Children’s Library.

Registration is NOT required, but seating is limited.
For students entering grades K-6.
Location
Children's Read Aloud Area
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Students in grades Kindergarten through Sixth Grade are invited to join Art Educator, Miss Shelby for an hour of art exploration, creation and messy fun in the Children’s Library.

This week's project is inspired by public street art from around the world by artists such as Banksy and JR. We will be creating a public, collaborative art installation to be displayed in the library.

Registration is NOT required, but seating is limited.
For students entering grades K-6.
Location
Children's Read Aloud Area
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Elementary and Middle School Students are invited to bring their Legos and a blanket to the library to design and create Lego® models with their friends.


REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.
Location
Walmart Community Room
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Want to learn more about writing? How about write your own stories? Join us the fourth Wednesday of each month 4-5 pm.

Registration is not required, but seating is limited.
This workshop is for students entering grades 4-6.
Location
Rotary Conference Room
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Bring your friends and family and come play a game! You can bring your own or check out one of ours. No experience required!

Registration is not required for this event.
Location
Reference Desk
Library
Bentonville Public Library

Enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.
PLEASE READ BEFORE SIGNING UP
Children's Event Guide

Read every day.
Register for the BPL Summer Reading Program.

  • Click the ‘Sign Me Up’ button.

  • Fill out the brief registration.

  • Use child’s fall enrollment information for the school and grade content.

  • Set a goal for the amount of time spent reading this summer.

  • Click here to see the reading goal chart.
    Refer to the week your child will start reading, the amount of time to read each day and enter the highlighted total as the goal when registering.


  • Record daily reading on a log sheet available at the library.
    Beginning June 6, children can:

  • Start reporting their reading totals at the library or online on a weekly basis.

  • Receive a weekly prize to be picked up at the library.


  • When reading goals are met, each child will receive a free book!
    The first 100 children to read 20 hours will receive two free tickets to a Naturals baseball game.
    Last day to report reading times will be July 30.