Welcome to Camp Goodnow

The Tween and Teen Summer Reading Program, for rising 6th-12th graders!


Here’s how it works:

  • Register Online:  Visit goodnowlibrary.beanstack.org and sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge! Already registered for a previous challenge? Login with the same account information to sign up for our Summer Challenge! Want to use your phone or tablet? Download the free Beanstack app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store to track your Summer Reading activity on-the-go.
  • Grab a Free Welcome Bag From the Teen Room, While Supplies Last: This bag will contain a few fun camp treats to get you in the summer reading spirit
  • Track Reading, Earn Badges & Win Prizes:  Track your reading and earn virtual reading badges! Read and log your reading at least once a week to be entered into a weekly drawing of a $10 gift card to New City Microcreamery. Read for 11 hours to be entered for the grand prize drawing of a $50 Amazon gift card!

Pre-registration begins Monday, June 13th

Program runs from Tuesday, June 21st to Friday, August 12

Need help registering? Contact us at 978-440-5520 or email us at [email protected]


Summer Activities & Programs

Join us every week at the Goodnow Library for fun activities and programs. Events include craft workshops, book clubs, DIY henna alchemy, and more! Check out the Goodnow Library Calendar to register! 


School Reading Lists

Curtis Middle School

  • 6th Grade: The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Ostertag
  • 7th Grade: Crossover by Kwame Alexander
  • 8th Grade: The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon

In addition to reading their grade’s assigned book, each Curtis student is expected to read an additional THREE books over the summer

LSRHS Summer Reading Recommendations

LSRHS English-9 Choice Reading List

LSRHS students are expected to read at least ONE book of their choice and complete a summer reading survey. More info can be found here.