Summer Reading Program 2022

Programs for everyone...Babies, Children, Teens and Adults!

The Summer Reading Theme is Read Beyond the Beaten Path.
Enjoy reading, activities, events, and prizes!

Registration begins May 16.
You can register on Beanstack (online tracking program), or pick up a paper log
at the library, or download from the webpage for your age group (see navigation on the left).
The program is from June 6 - August 6

There are Summer Reading Booklets available at the library, or download a pdf version 
of the booklet at the link below. 
2022 Summer Reading Program Booklet pdf

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Beginning June 6, log your reading and activity progress regularly 
and come to the library as you earn your prizes!  
You can do so online with the Beanstack program you used to register!beanstack logo small Opens in new windowOr, you can use a paper log from the library.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

  • Viola McMorris Summer Reading Program Endowment
  • Greenley Family Charitable Fund
  • Friends of the Independence Public Library
  • Independence Public Library Foundation
  • BankIowa
  • City of Independence
  • Bill's Pizza and Smokehouse
  • Dairy Queen
  • Soifer Family McDonald's
  • Burger King
  • Casey's
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