Summer Reading Challenge

Imagine Your Story
The goal of the Zula B. Wylie Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge is to spark the imagination for people of all ages. We want to inspire you to discover new adventures this summer! Complete reading goals and earn special prizes for logging your reading and completing activity badges on Beanstack.


Make sure to come by and get your prizes during our business hours! Monday-Friday 10 am-6 pm (library building open until 4 pm, then curbside only) & Saturday 10 am-2:30 pm (curbside only)

Here's how to pick up your prizes:

1. Drive to the Library & call us when you arrive. 972-291-7323.

2. Let us know how many participants and what age.

3. We'll bring your prizes out to you!

Prize Week

Featured Events


Prize Week is August 3-8. Participants will be able to come pickup their prizes that they earned during this week. Prizes are subject to change and availability.


-Mystery Mosaic Coloring Poster
-Kinetic Sand Activity
-Summer Bucket List Poster
-Chick-Fil-A Coupon
-4D Puzzle
-Hula Hoop and a FREE book
You can also earn tickets to be entered in special drawings for tickets to the Perot Museum, Dallas Zoo, and Altitude Trampoline Park!


-Redbird Skateland Pass
-Pop-socket & Journal
-FREE book
You can also earn tickets to be entered in special drawings for A Polaroid Insta Max Camera with film, TikTok starter kit, and $25 gift card to Round 1 Bowling & Amusement in Arlington!


Complete our "literary crawl" activity badges on Beanstack for your chance to win the prizes below (prizes subject to change and availability)
-$25 Gift Card to a Local Coffee Shop
-Kindle Fire Tablet
-One-night Stay at the Fairfield Inn in Cedar Hill
-Two-hour Limo Ride

One Book, One Community Family Book Chats

In partnership with CHISD, we’re excited for this summer’s One Book, One Community Family Book Chats! Join your community in reading and discussing the novel The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña is also available for our early readers to follow along. We encourage everyone to sign and up and participate in virtual book discussions/activities held via Zoom on June 11, 25 and July 9, 23.


Mondays at 10:30 am - Storytime
Wednesdays at 10:30 am - Heroes & Helpers Storytime

Thank you to our sponsors

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Performances by Toni Simmons, Lucas Miller and Mr. Will sponsored by Texas Commission on the Arts

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