Shrewsbury Public Library

Smokey the Bear Reading Challege


Smokey Bear Reading Challenge

Help Smokey celebrate his 80th birthday by learning how to prevent wildfires and help the environment! Read 3 books on wildfire prevention or the environment and earn 4 activity badges to complete the challenge and earn your prize! Start by taking Smokey’s Pledge. Badges are earned by completing at least one activity in each section. You can select books from Smokey's Reading List at, or choose your own.

To Participate:

  • This program is open to ALL AGES!
  • Create a FREE account through Beanstack
  • Enroll in the Smokey Bear Reading Challenge now through November 28th, 2024
  • Read books about wildfire prevention or the environment. 
  • Take Smokey's Pledge!

  • Library Hours:

    Library Hours:

    Monday: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
    Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
    Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
    Thursday: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m
    Friday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    Sunday: October through May
    1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

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    Tel: 508-841-8609
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    Shrewsbury Public Library
    609 Main Street
    Shrewsbury, MA 01545