Austin Completely Booked

Join us for Austin Completely Booked, your summer learning experience!

The Austin Public Library wants you to read, explore, and create with us this summer!

Reading and learning are important all year, but in the summer it is especially important to be an active reader and learner. The Austin Public Library wants you to spend your summer with us. Austin Completely Booked is a great way for us to experience the summer together, and to keep learning. Come Read, Explore and Create with us! Plus, we’re giving away prizes for folks who complete the challenge! (While supplies last.)

All ages are welcome, and there are three ways to participate:

  • #1 – Collect a paper form (available in English and Spanish) and a set of crayons from any library branch to use as your activity sheet. Follow the directions on the sheet and color in your badges along the way to play!
  • #2 – Create an Austin Completely Booked account at! Follow the instructions on this page and join our community-wide challenge!
  • #3 – Create an Austin Completely Booked account via the Beanstack app from your preferred device.  

*To download the app, follow these instructions and learn more at

  • Download the Beanstack app on your device
  • Choose participation "at my library"
  • Search for and Select Austin Public Library
  • Create your account (username and password)
  • Register for Austin Completely Booked
  • Then, join the fun!

How do you complete the challenge?

To complete the program and be eligible for a prize you must:

  • Log 10 hours of reading time over the summer
  • Complete 5 activity badges by reading, exploring, and creating in your chosen badge categories

How do I claim a prize after completing the Austin Completely Booked challenge?

*Note: Different prizes are available for youth and adults.

There are two ways to claim your prize!

  • #1 – Bring your completed activity form to any library branch to claim your prize. You may turn your forms into the front desk!
  • #2 – Visit any library branch to collect your prize! Our staff will look your account up in our system to confirm that you completed the challenge.

Check out our Austin Completely Booked community to get signed up today!

Join us!