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Beanstack

Beanstack is an online app that individuals can use to track their reading, minutes, and activities!  It is very user-friendly and easy to sign up for challenges and earn tickets toward the grand prize drawings. There are monthly challenges so you will want to record all your reading here! Ongoing reading challenges include 1,000 Books… Read More

winter reading program

Winter Reading Program

Each winter the library hosts a reading program designed to encourage patrons to read and explore new authors, genres, or the variety of print and media available to read at the library. We make this a fun event with reading challenges and incentives. Currently the winter reading program targets teens and adults.… Read More

1000 books before kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

  “Experts tell us that children need to hear 1,000 stories read aloud before they begin to learn to read for themselves.“–Mem Fox 1,000 Book Hall of Fame Did you know? If you read only 1 bedtime story every night for 3 years, you will have read 1,095 books! If you read 10 books each… Read More


summer reading program

Summer Reading Program

Every summer the library offers a summer reading program for people of all ages to encourage them to read, explore new authors and genres, and find out about the many different types of materials the library offers. The summer reading program is also a great way to encourage kids to keep reading during the summer… Read More

owls nest

Owl’s Nest

The Owl's Nest program is a mentoring program designed to encourage children to read, offer a supportive environment to develop strong literacy skills, and more importantly, make reading fun! Fill out an application today to have your child start reading 1:1 with a volunteer. (Or volunteer yourself to make a difference in the life of… Read More

Sioux Center Public Library

Install Sioux Center Public Library

Install this application on your home screen for quick and easy access when you’re on the go.

Just tap then “Add to Home Screen”