Beanstack is a digital reading resource for tracking your personal reading goals all year. Registration is free and no library card is needed. You can earn badges for reading milestones and completing activities at the library, around the City of McKinney, and at home. Create a Beanstack account for yourself or your family. You can set up as many profiles as you like, for readers of any age. Search for "McKinney" to finish signing on.
Current and Upcoming Challenges
Jan 1, 2023 - Jan 31, 2023 | All Ages
Ongoing | Ages 0 - 5
The 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge is a Library program that encourages all families and caregivers to read at least 1000 books with their young children before they enter Kindergarten.
Challenge Your Friends
You can add other readers who also use McKinney Public Library's Beanstack site as friends! Once you have added a friend you can see their reading log, their latest challenge and achievement badges, and compete with them on the leaderboard!
Fred (the) Ferret and Sammy Storytime would love to have you as a friend on Beanstack! Use their Friend Code below to add them as a friend so you can see what they are reading now and where you stack up against them on the leaderboard!
Fred (the) Ferret
Fred assists Ms. Michelle during Toddler Time at John and Judy Gay Library!
Fred's Friend Code: 2QPEFIX
You can find Sammy helping out with Family Storytime at Roy and Helen Hall Library!
Sammy's Friend Code: NKS2687