Now online! Download the "Beanstack" mobile app to your smartphone or device. Search for "Indianola."
Using Beanstack, you can track of your reading this summer. Win spins on our super-cool prize wheel for reading AND for doing activities throughout the summer!
Complete the reading challenge and win a fantastical ceramic bank that you can decorate yourself. There are six designs to choose from.
Not interested in doing the summer challenge online this year? You can download and print the reading log instead.
[Participants may choose either the online or paper reading log, but not both.]
Weekly challenges for kids who have finished kindergarten through 5th grades. Complete 8 activities each month in June and July to earn extra spins on our prize wheel!
Build something that might be found in a story from mythology. Maybe Thor’s lightning bolt, or a Pegasus pulling a chariot?
Build something that might be found in a castle...or maybe even build a castle!
Can you find the pirate treasure? Be careful. There are monsters and storms AND the pirates themselves to watch out for! Pirate Escape!
It’s the beginning of an epic battle, and you have to find the map and various things that you’ll need to win.
Tell a story using the words from a paint-color swatch. Use one of ours at [link coming] or choose your own.
Tell a story using puppets. You can make your own puppets, or even use stuffies or dolls!
Find items that fit the hints for these fairy tales or fables. Find the list at Fairy Tales & Fables Scavenger Hunt
Find items that fit the hints for these books and characters. Find the list at Books & Characters Scavenger Hunt
Craft videos post every Monday on our Facebook page and YouTube channel. There’s a new craft each week!
Join Janis for virtual storytimes on Tuesdays and Thursdays on Facebook. Join the IPL Storytime Group on our Facebook page to access the videos.