collage of 8 summer reading prize winners with their prizes

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Find Your Voice Summer Reading program this summer.  We broke our community record for hours read with 42,681 hours. Our community members also submitted 651 book reviews as they logged their reading this summer in Beanstack. We gave away 2,722 books to readers who participated in the challenge this year.  We have an incredible community of readers.

Check out some book reviews left on Beanstack by your fellow readers:

Kids Summer Reading Community Reviews
Teen Summer Reading Community Reviews
Adult Summer Reading Community Reviews
Teens’ Favorite Reads of the Summer

All of our Summer Reading prize winners have been contacted and all prizes have been picked up. Thank you to everyone who participated this summer. We had great engagement at all levels. Every person age zero-18 earned a prize book if they read for 5 hours this summer.  A few lucky teens and adults also won other prizes for participating.

Teen Prize Winners

  • Jinyao – Find Your Game (Kingpin’s pass, puzzle, Giant Kirby, escape room game +)
  • Varnika – Find Your Voice (Voicebox Karaoke, Music photo cards, Airpods+)
  • James – Find Your Next Read (Powell’s Gift Card)
  • Akanksha – Find Your Next Hobby (Amazon Gift Card)
  • Maya – Find Your Bethany (Food and other gift cards in the Bethany area)
  • Timothy – Find Your Cedar Mill (Food and other gift cards in the Cedar Mill area)

Adult Prize Winners

  • David – Find Your Bestseller (Books!)
  • Simran – Find Your Booktok Hit (More Books!)
  • Logan – Find Your Next Hobby (Amazon gift card)
  • Allison – Find Your Next Read (Powell’s gift card)
  • Lisa – Find Your Bethany (Food and gift cards from around Bethany)
  • Sarah – Find Your Cedar Mill (Food and gift cards from around Cedar Mill)

A big thank you to all our sponsors who made promotion and these prizes possible.

State Library of Oregon • WCCLS • CMBCL Association • Begonia Charitable Foundation • GISI Marketing Group • Cornell Family Dental • Bethany’s Table • Voicebox Karaoke • Target • Wildwood Taphouse • OrangeTheory Fitness • McBee’s Shakes Crepes & Cones • Grand Central Bakery • Barre3 • Blick Art Materials • Kingpin Family Entertainment Center • Laughing Planet Cafe • Mod Pizza • Mamancy Tea & Chocolate • Chipotle