Prescott Public Library

Take the Challenge!

Reading Challenge 10 to Try

10 to Try

10 to Try is a challenge that asks you to read a book in each of 10 categories and share your favorite discoveries with the library and your fellow readers. Broaden your reading horizons! Can you complete the challenge?

Travel Time Reading Challenge

Travel Time

Read your way from coast to coast! Take your imagination on a journey across the country, starting in Los Angeles and ending in New York City. Log your reading and earn badges as you “travel” to new states along the way!

Read for a better world winter 2022

Winter Reading Program

Jan. 1 – Jan. 31 

About

We’re participating in Beanstack’s Fifth Annual Winter Reading Challenge, sponsored by Lerner Publishing Group. “Read for a Better World” encourages readers of all ages to explore diversity, empathy, and action through literature.

The Challenge

Ages 0-7: read 10 books

Ages 8 and older: read 10 hours

How to Enter
  1. Register on the computer OR Download the Beanstack app in your App or Google Play Store.
  2. Sign in OR create a free Beanstack account.
  3. Enter your info and select Prescott Public Library.
  4. Track your reading along the way.
Winter Prize

Those who complete the Winter Reading 2022 Challenge will be entered into a prize drawing in February!

Virtual Valentine’s Party

February 10 at 6-7:30 p.m.

Hang out with teens (ages 12-18) from around Wisconsin!
Enjoy trivia, poetry, and more!

Teen Advisory Board. Be part of something

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Next Meeting: February 28 at 6:30 p.m.

TAB will be held virtually. 

Join TAB today! Be part of a group of young adults who help the library come up with and run programs, brainstorm new ideas, give input on books and more. Contact us today to sign up!

TAB meets the fourth Monday of every month at 6:30 pm. 

Annual Student Poetry Contest

Sept 1st – Feb 1st | Grades 6-12

Enter your poem for a chance to win cash prizes! Winning poems will also appear in the 2023 Poets’ calendar.

Brought to you by the WI Fellowship of Poets

Suggestions

What programs and/or activities would you like us to have?

You are not alone

You are not alone. Would you like to talk to someone?

If you need to talk or text with someone for support right away, please use these 24/7 resources: 

College & Job Resources

Affordable Colleges Online

College Scorecard

Search colleges using the U.S. Deptarment of Education’s College Scorecard.

Find the right fit. Search and compare colleges: their fields of study, costs, admissions, results, and more.

Apprenticeship, finding the career for you, start training and learn more about paying for college. 

Affordable Colleges Online

Get Ready for College

Are you a student? A parent? Want to know how to prepare for college or career school?

Get checklists with the steps you can take to help your (or your child’s) chances of getting into—and being able to afford—the school of your choice.

Check to see if your school or soon-to-be school is accredited.

novoresume

Jobs for Teens

Need a job? Don’t know where to start?

Check out Novoresume’s guide, “30+ Jobs for Teenagers” to get some ideas.

Turning 18 soon? Things you should know about WI law

What you need to know when you turn 18

Assistance & resources including places and contact numbers

Voting, Jury Duty, Driving, Apartments, Employment, Credit, Military Service & more.

Monday                     10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday                     10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday               10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday                   10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday                         10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday                    10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday                       Closed

Prescott Public Library

800 Borner Street North
Prescott, WI 54021

715-262-5555 (Phone)
715-262-4229 (Fax)

prescottlib@prescottpubliclibrary.org

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