Jerseyville Public Library

Teen Summer Reading Club

Open to 6th - 12th graders Theme: It's Showtime at Your Library!


Hello there, Brandi & Colleen here! We are your fearless Teen Activity Leaders. 

We are so excited to spend the summer with you, and we have some super fun stuff planned for us to do! You will be seeing us at all Events and at the Prize Party! This year's prize is an Instax camera set!!
If you have any questions at all about Beanstack, Summer Club, or just about the Library in general, you can contact us here:

Participate in our Teen Summer Events & Activities, Log Your Reading & Review books, Earn Chances to Win. Click on the logo to register.

WELCOME Pre-teens, Teens and everything in beTWEEN. 😉 We are so excited that you decided to join us for our 2019 Summer Reading Club! We have lots of fun things planned for the next 2 months, so check out our calendar of events listed below and join us for a summer of adventure. 

Weekly Challenges

Name That Movie!

Follow us on Instagram and name the movie based on the picture posted.  Not on Instagram?  You can still check out our pics online at

Be sure to log your answer in Beanstack!

Missing Song Lyrics

Every week, song lyrics will be posted in the Teen Room.  Guess the missing lyrics.

Be sure to log your answer in Beanstack!


Other Challenges

(Different each week)

  • Check out a book or movie
  • Watch a YouTube video
  • Attend event days

Poster Board Challenge

A poster board will be available at the beginning of registration.  Your challenge is to turn your favorite book into a movie poster!

Activities and Events

Week 1: (1 - 3 p.m.)

June 18--Beginning Improv Techniques

June 20--Improv Games

Come work on your acting skills and quick thinking.

Week 2:

June 25--Harry Potter Scene It from 1 - 3 p.m.

June 27--Are You Smarter Than a Librarian?  from 6 - 8 p.m.

Come test out your trivia smarts against your fellow teens and against the librarians.

Week 3:

July 2--Open Mic from 1 - 3 p.m.

July 4--CLOSED

Write poetry or songs?  Play an instrument?  Come show off your talent at open mic!

Week 4:

July 9--Enjoy the Jersey County Fair Parade!

July 12--Stage Make-up and Costumes from 1 - 3 p.m.  Registration required for this event.


 Week 5: (1 - 3 p.m.)

July 16--Lip Sync Battle

July 18--Make a YouTube Video

Challenge your friends to an epic battle!

 Week 6:  (1 - 3 p.m.)

July 23--Poster Board Challenge Due & game day

July 25--Cosplay Party!!