Welcome to the Summer Badge Challenge

 
Choose a badge and play for prizes! New badges will be added all summer, so check back often!
 
Please keep in mind that results are typically updated once a day, so if you don't see your contribution, check back tomorrow! Have questions? Send an email to the Game Master!
 
Instructions: Pick one or more of the challenges from the list below that you want to do - whether it's reading a classic, trying an eAudio book, or recommending a book to the community, there is something for everyone!  Completing a badge enters you in a drawing. The more you enter, the more chances you have to win, and there's no limit to the number of times you earn each badge!


Badges

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Challenge yourself to read one Harry Potter book a week this summer!

Get this badge by reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows!

This badge will be available until Monday, August 17th. Good luck!

Need a copy of the book? Search our catalog, or ask a librarian using the "Chat with us" button in the lower right corner of your screen.

Get the badge!

# of badges earned: 6

Badge Category: Geeky, Literacy

Plant for the People

Share your extra fruits and vegetables with your neighbors! Participate in the City of Burlington's new initiative, Plant for the People and get this badge. 

For more information, head to the City of Burlington's Plant for the People webpage and get started today. After you've signed up, come back and get this badge and an entry into the FFL summer raffle. Good luck!

Get the badge!

# of badges earned: 4

Badge Category: Community

Read for 2 hours

Did you read today? Read a book, graphic novel/comic book, magazine, or listen to an audio book, for two hours and get this badge!

Need to be reminded of some of the great titles out there? Try searching our catalog, browse through our book recommendations, or ask a librarian using the "Chat with us" button in the lower right corner of your screen. Good luck! 

Get the badge!

# of badges earned: 14

Badge Category: Literacy

Participate in a book club

For the love of book clubs! Whether you've been part of a book club in the past, are currently of one, or have just always wondered what all the fuss is about, get this badge by participating in a book club or book discussion.

Fletcher Free Library has ongoing book discussions and book clubs! View a list of the current clubs and discussions here. Need help? Ask a librarian using the "Chat with us" button in the lower right corner of your screen. Good luck! 

Get the badge!

# of badges earned:

Badge Category: Community, Literacy

BINGO!

BINGO! Complete 5 squares in a row and get this badge! This one will take longer to complete, but you're in luck! Complete this badge and get entered into the raffle FIVE TIMES!

Get the BINGO sheet here

Get the badge!

# of badges earned:

Badge Category: Artsy, Community, Geeky, Literacy, STEAM

Recommend a book that everyone in Burlington should read

There are so many good books out there, and we want to know your favorites! What book do you think everyone in Burlington should read? All you need to do for this challenge is to let us know what book you wish everyone in town would read.

Need to be reminded of some of the great titles out there? Try searching our catalog, browse through our book recommendations, or ask a librarian using the "Chat with us" button in the lower right corner of your screen. Good luck! 

Get the badge!

# of badges earned: 27

Badge Category: Community, Literacy

Read a Classic

From Shakespeare to The House on Mango Street, classics are where it's at! Earn this badge by reading a classic title!

For suggestions or help finding one, try searching our catalog, browse through our book recommendations, or ask a librarian using the "Chat with us" button in the lower right corner of your screen. Good luck! 

Get the badge!

# of badges earned: 12

Badge Category: Literacy

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