Kids' Contests - Summer Reading Program 2019

Grand Prize Giveaway

Chickasaw Branch, North Orange Branch, Orlando Public Library, South Creek Branch, Winter Garden Branch

Saturday, August 3, 2 p.m.

Beanstack logoRemember to grab a Reading & Activity Calendar and cross off each day that you attend a library event, technology class or read a book. Turn in your completed calendar between July 15 and August 3 to receive a goody bag and receive a prize pass for our End of Summer Celebration held at five locations on Saturday, August 3, 2 p.m. You can win prizes like bicycles, tickets to local attractions, a staycation and more!

One entry per child. Child must be present to win, and child can only attend one event to win one prize. Please plan to arrive 30 minutes early. Reading & Activity Calendars will not be accepted after the drawing starts. Orange County Library System juvenile regular, property owner or fee library card in good standing is required to win. Winners must be between ages 6–12. OCLS employees, Library Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library Board members and their immediate family members are not eligible to win.

You can also participate in our summer reading program online – register at Beanstack to track your activities and the books you read this summer. Earn virtual badges and enter online contests. Earn at least 20 badges with Beanstack and you will be entered to win a special prize!

 

Orlando Magic/Florida Blue Baskets for Books Contest

June 1–August 2

Baskets for BooksThe first 200 youth, ages 6–12, to submit five (5) book reviews online via Beanstack and earn the Orlando Magic/Florida Blue Baskets for Books virtual badge will receive a pair of tickets to an Orlando Magic game (while supplies last.) To qualify, book reviews must be at least two complete sentences. A virtual badge may still be earned after all Orlando Magic game tickets are distributed.

Winners will be notified by August 9, 2018.This promotion is only for OCLS juvenile cardholders (0–17 years) with a regular, property owner or fee card in good standing. In–person check out only. OCLS employees, Library Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library Board members and their immediate family members are not eligible to win. While supplies last. Coupons will not be mailed. Not valid for previous checkouts, home delivery or e-book downloads. Vouchers must be redeemed at the registration desk at the expo. Ticket redemption is subject to availability.

 

Kids’ Beanstack Badge Challenge

June 1–August 2

Kerosene Lamp Foundation logoBecome the Beanstack Master! Log reading, track library activities, submit book reviews and complete learning challenges online via Beanstack to earn virtual badges. Children ages 6–12 who earn at least 20 badges from the Kids Summer Reading Program on Beanstack between June 1 and August 2 will be entered to win an iPad Mini sponsored by Adonal Foyle’s Kerosene Lamp Foundation. The winner will be drawn Saturday, August 3 at 9 a.m. and announced at the Kids End of Summer Celebrations. Winner does not have to be present. OCLS employees, Library Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library Board members and their immediate family members are not eligible to win.

 

 

Check It Out: Mascot Games

All Locations: May 10–June 15

Mascot GamesCheck out five items with your library card at any library location, May 10–June 15 and receive a BOGO coupon good for general admission to the Mascot Games on June 22. This is the only event of its kind in the world! The Mascot Games features over 30 mascots including the Orlando Magic's very own Stuff, Knightro from the University of Central Florida, and Albert from the University of Florida.

This promotion is only for OCLS juvenile cardholders (0–17 years) with a regular, property owner or fee card in good standing. In–person check out only. While supplies last. Coupons will not be mailed. Not valid for previous checkouts, home delivery or e–book downloads.

 

Check It Out: Kids & Family Expo!

All Locations: July 1–31

Florida Kids & Family ExpoCheck out five items with your juvenile library card at any location in July and get free admission for a kid and adult to the Kids and Family Expo running August 17–18 at the Orange County Convention Center.

This promotion is only for OCLS juvenile cardholders (0–17 years) with a regular, property owner or fee card in good standing. In-person check out only. While supplies last. Coupons will not be mailed. Not valid for previous checkouts, home delivery or e–book downloads. Coupons can be redeemed for tickets at the Kids & Family Expo Registration Desk.