Imagine Your Story - Summer Reading  Reimagined

Get Started

Head to BEANSTACK and register June 1-July 31 for Summer Reading online.

Record your reading and activities on Beanstack.

To create a Beanstack account click “Register an Individual or Family.” A parent/caregiver should create one account and then click “Add a Reader.” to create and manage a reading account for each child.

Adults reading on their own will simply register an individual.

Need help? Please call 770-532-3311, or email us at

Record Reading & Activities to Earn Points

Use Beanstack from your computer or download the Beanstack app for Apple or Android devices to track your books read, activities completed, and badges earned from June 1 to July 31.

To use Beanstack on your computer, log into your Beanstack account through the Hall County Library website, select the reader you are recording for in the upper left, and click “Log Reading and Activities.”

For babies through preschoolers, earn 10 points for each picture book you read. You can receive points for reading a book more than once.

For elementary school children through adults, select the reader, and log “Minutes.” Enter the amount of time you spent reading (one point for every minute read)

You can also earn points and badges for activity challenges and for using certain library services. Click “Activities” to log these points. Click “Close” to return to the home screen and see your points and badges earned.

Children and Teens

Earn 500 Points to Claim Prizes and Earn Entry for Grand Prize Drawings

Summer Reading participants in the Preschool, Elementary, and Teen programs who earn 500 or more points can earn prizes that can be picked up at your local library on August 1-August 15.

When kids and teens reach 500 points, Beanstack will send an email with instructions to visit the library to pick up their prize. Prizes may be claimed at the library between August 1 and August 15 while supplies last.

Preschoolers and elementary students will receive a dragon squirting toy, color-changing cup, canvas tote bag, and an INK Coupon.

Middle and high school students will receive a string backpack, color-changing cup, and Imagine Your Story stress ball.

All child and teen participants will also earn one entry into a grand prize drawing of their choice for every 500 points earned, up to a total of five entries for the summer. Don’t forget to redeem them online by July 31.


Grand Prizes

Complete the program and redeem your online raffle tickets. Enter to win one of these awesome prizes!

Preschool-aged participants could win: An Imagine Your Storytime Basket, an 85 Piece DUPLO building blocks set, or a Rocket Playtime Tent.

Elementary-aged participants could win: A Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake, $25 gift card to Little Caesar’s Pizza, LEGO 3 in 1 Mythical Creature set,$20 gift certificate to Danny’s Donuts or a Family Pack for Funtastik Gainesville Bowl.

Middle and high school participants could win: A Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake, $25 Chick-Fil-A gift card, $25 gift card to Wizards Gaming, $20 gift certificate to Danny’s Donuts or a $50 gift certificate to Regal Cinemas.


Adult participants have a chance to win one of these great prizes:

An Ace Hardware $50 gift card
Texas Roadhouse $50 gift card
Atlanta Botanical Gardens-GVL $50 gift card
Visa Gift Card for $50
Publix $25 gift card
Charity of Your Choice $25 Donation
Elachee Nature Science Ctr $25 gift certificate Visa Gift Card $25
Napoli's Pizza $25 gift card
Senior Fiesta $25 gift card