Williamson County Library launches online summer reading challenge

The Williamson County Public Library launched a summer reading challenge starting June 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The Williamson County Public Library launched a summer reading challenge starting June 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The Williamson County Public Library launched a summer reading challenge starting June 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The Williamson County Public Library has launched a new reading program to encourage children to continue reading and learning at home this summer.

The library system is utilizing Beanstack, a reading challenge app that allows children to log hours spent reading and individual challenges.

While the library is still closed to the public, library branches are offering curbside pickup for up to 10 items, and residents can also utilize online books with their library account. Read more about the Library2Go program here.

Prizes for children who complete challenges include free game tickets, Sonic coupons and a Williamson County Fair blue ribbon.

The summer reading challenge will run from June 1 through Aug. 8.


Read more about the challenge and how to participate here.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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