Welcome to the Summer Badge Challenge!

 
Choose a badge and play for prizes! While you are staying home and social distancing, here are some fun challenges you can do inside. 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

LIMTED BADGE: Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone

 

Challenge yourself to read one Harry Potter book a week this summer! Get this badge by reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone!

This badge will be available until Monday, July 6th. 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: 1

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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! 

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# of badges earned: 4

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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! 

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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

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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: 24

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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! 

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# of badges earned: 12

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Try out an eAudiobook

We know you love paper books. We do too! We also know you love keeping up with the latest titles, exploring new genres, and discovering your next favorite author. Grab an eAudiobook. It's like having a friend over you don't need to socially distance yourself from!

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! 

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# of badges earned: 11

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Make fan art for your favorite book

Don't be embarrased about how much you love that book; flaunt it! Draw your version of that scene, or create a new book cover for the book! Don't forget to photograph your masterpiece and add #btvbadges while you're at it!

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: 2

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Read a book that is blue

Blue - the color of the sky, the ocean, and delicious, delicious blueberries! Find a book, eBook, or eAudiobook with blue on the cover and give it a try!

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: 11

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Try a new language with Transparent Language

Now is a great time to knock something off of your bucket list - learning a new language!

One of our digital resources includes a great language learning tool -you can find it here. Give a new language a try and see what you can learn. Good luck! 

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# of badges earned: 6

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