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16th Annual Battle of the Books

16th Annual Battle of the Books

The #1 Summer reading program and team trivia competition for students entering 6th through 9th grade. To sign up, visit your local library today.  You can't win if you're not in it!

“Reading Rules!"

Mayor Byron Brown’s 13th Annual “Reading Rules!" Kids 2014 Summer Reading Challenge

Mayor Brown’s Summer Reading Challenge is on again! If you are entering  grades K-12 ( in any school district) you can participate.  Once you complete the Reading Challenge, you will be invited to an awards ceremony in October where you will get a certificate of achievement and great prizes! Sign up to take the Challenge today!

“Fizz Boom Read - Kids Online Summer Reading Contest”

Fizz Boom Read - Kids Online Summer Reading Contest

Summer Reading participants are asked to write brief book reviews, each of which counts as an entry in a prize drawing. The more book reviews you submit, the more chances you have to win! Read the ‘Contest Guidelines’  for further details!


Homework Help and General Reference

Homework help and General References

These sites will help you with your homework and satisfy your curiosity!

Need more help? Or call 858-8900 - Monday-Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm to speak with BECPL reference staff OR Click on the link below to access “AskUS  24/7 “ to chat with a librarian!

Books and Reading

Books and Reading

Visit your favorite authors (virtually)!  Check out what to read next and see what books won awards!



Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers

Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers - Early Literacy

Click here to get finger plays, stories, songs, books and more ideas for you and your baby!



Have Fun at the Library

Have Fun at the Library

Fun! Fun! Fun! Many libraries offer fun events and programs designed just for kids. Check out what's happening at the Library during the month! [Events]