Youth Reading Programs

Birth-Grade 8. Register for an independent reading program anytime and start reading to earn prizes.

Get started by registering online through Beanstack or call the Kids Desk at 847.459.4100, ext. 4. Download and print your reading log or request a paper copy. Contact us to arrange prize pickup.

About Beanstack

Beanstack is the library’s online registration and tracking system for its reading programs. Once you register, you can participate anytime, anywhere using Beanstack. Watch a video about Beanstack or read this.

  1. Visit indiantrailslibrary.beanstack.org or download the free Beanstack Tracker app (Android or Apple). 
  2. Sign in or create an account.
    • If your child is participating in a reading program, he/she already has a Beanstack account. View the Getting Started with Beanstack video or contact the Kids Desk (847.459.4100, ext. 4) for login instructions.
    • New to ITPLD reading programs? Create a Beanstack account for you and your child.
    • Not sure if you have an account? Call 847.459.4100, ext 4 or email us for assistance.
  3. After registering, all the programs you are eligible for will appear on your welcome screen. Click ‘Register for this Challenge’ to join a reading program. Do this for all readers on your account.
  4. Reading logs can be accessed in Beanstack or by clicking Get My Log section below.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Recommended Reads 

Ages Birth – Pre-K

Tag-Along 

Recommended Reads

Grades K-2

Rockin’ Readers

Recommended Reads

Grades 3-5

100 Books Before High School

Recommended Reads

Grades 6-8

Get My Log

Already registered and finished a level? Download your next log.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Tag-Along

Rockin’ Readers

100 Books Before HS

Level 1: Frog Level 1 Level 1 Level 1
Level 2: Bunny Level 2 Level 2 Level 2
Level 3: Duck Level 3 Level 3 Level 3
Level 4: Cat Level 4 Level 4 Level 4
Level 5: Dog Level 5 Level 5 Level 5
Level 6: Monkey Level 6 Level 6 Level 6
Level 7: Bear Level 7 Level 7 Level 7
Level 8: Giraffe Level 8 Level 8 Level 8
Level 9: Elephant Level 9 Level 9 Level 9
Level 10: Owl Level 10 Level 10 Level 10