The library holds reading challenges throughout the year on Beanstack.

Set up a Beanstack account to log your reading minutes, share book reviews, connect with friends, and more.

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Current Challenges

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125th Anniversary Challenge

Celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the Cedar Rapids Public Library. Help the community read on 125,000 days, and participate in challenges from throughout the history of the library.

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Growing Readers Prenatal Program

Start your reading routine before baby arrives and set your little one up for success!