Summer Reading 2021: Adults & Teens


Thank you for choosing to participate in our summer reading challenge!

This year there are two ways you can participate:





        Paper: You can download the print out here or pick up a copy at the circulation desk of the library. 

Log the days you read to earn raffle tickets toward our prizes. Don't forget to participate in the activities, too. Each task you complete brings you one step closer to win the Mattapoisett Summer Reading Prizes!

How to Get Started with Beanstack:

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  1. Go to on your computer OR download the Beanstack app to your smart device, either for Android (Google) or iOS (Apple).
  2. If using the app, look for the program for Mattapoisett Free Public Library.
  3. Start a free account with an email and password.
  4. Now sign up each person in your family or group individually. For each one, register for the age-appropriate Reading Challenge -- Children's, Young Adult, or Adult.

Summer Reading 2021: Prizes

Grand Prize : $50 Gift Certificate

First runner ups: Gift Basket (2)

Runner ups: Gift Certificates for book sale 

STEAM Projects To Go


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STEAM Projects To Go
Biology of Plants

You can now pick up the projects, no registration required, in the Student Lounge. 



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STEAM Projects To Go
Flying Ostrich

This project will be available starting July 1st.

Upcoming Events: Banner

Tie Dye on the Library Lawn

Saturday, June 26th at 11 AM

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Bring your own cotton or all natural fiber clothing, cloths, bags, or any other fabric you would like to tie dye! All other supplies will be provided for, along with instructions for a variety of designs.  
Click here to register.

Morning Meditation

Friday Mornings in July at 9:30 AM

Deb Fraine

Join us for a morning meditation with Deb Fraine. Accessible for all ages.
Click here to register.

Screen Printing

Wednesday, July 7th at 11 AM

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Screen Printing returns to Mattapoisett Free Public Library! Did you miss your chance to participate last time? Would you like to participate again?
Click here to register.


Tuesday, July 13th at 6:30 PM

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Prizes for the whole family!
No registration required.

Capture the Flag

Tuesday, August 3rd at 6:30 PM


Do you have the strategy to lead your team to victory?
Recommended for ages 12 and up. 
Click here to register.