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Track your reading and earn badges throughout the year with our virtual reading challenges! All ages, from babies and kids, teens, and adults can participate.

About Beanstack

Beanstack is a website and App that is used to track reading. Participate in various challenges and activities throughout the year. Earn digital badges when you complete challenges and get physical prizes during our summer reading programs!

Common Questions

How do I make a Beanstack Account?

Select the top option to create an account

You can create your own Citrus Libraries Beanstack account at our Beanstack page. Or create an account through the Beanstack Tracker App on your mobile device or tablet. When creating an account on your device, select the “Library, school, or bookstore” option and then search for Citrus Libraries.

Where is the App available?

The app is available for download through the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store. Beanstack is also accessible through your browser.

Can I register my child or children when creating an account?

Yes! You can register your whole family at the same time and track reading together.

How do I join a challenge?

Once you have created your Beanstack account, you’ll see challenges available to you on the Beanstack main page. Register for one and start reading!

How do I get more help?

Learn how to use the Beanstack Mobile App by visiting their help page. Contact us or visit your library for more help.

Current and Upcoming Challenges

Fall into Reading Beanstack Challenge

Fall into Reading

September 1, 2023 – September 30, 2023

All Ages

Fall into reading! Log your reading throughout the challenge to earn autumnal badges.

Complete this challenge by reading 300 minutes.

Hispanic Heritage Month Reading Challenge

Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2023 – October 15, 2023

All Ages

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Log your reading and activities to earn badges throughout the challenge.

Complete this challenge by reading 300 minutes.

Adventure 365 Reading Challenge

Adventure 365

January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2023

All Ages

Reading can take you anywhere! Journey to faraway lands, experience new perspectives, or explore your own inner world all from the comfort of your favorite reading nook! Log your reading throughout the year to earn badges. Adventure awaits!

Complete this challenge by reading 10,000 minutes.

SSYRA and Florida Teens Reads Challenges 2023

SSYRA & Florida Teens Read Challenges

August 1, 2023 – May 31, 2024

Ages Vary

Keep track of reading your SSYRA books this school year with our reading list challenges! 4 challenges are available, SSYRA Jr., SSYRA Grades 3-5, SSYRA 6-8, and SSYRA Florida Teens Read.

Complete these challenges by reading 3 of the 15 books on each reading list.

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