Auckland Libraries: Te Ara Poutama Level Up school holidays

Te Ara Poutama Level Up school holidays

12 December 2022 - 22 January 2023

Summer reading with Auckland Libraries.

Level up your kids' reading this summer with our Te Ara Poutama Level Up reading challenge and be in to win prizes and collect badges!

With loads of activities to complete, cool badges to collect, free events at libraries and awesome prizes to win, we’ve got your whānau sorted for a summer of fun in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.

And there’s more!

Every seven days of reading earns your tamariki an entry into the ultimate prize draw. Plus, kids who log 21 days or more of reading on Duffy’s Daily Reading Log on Beanstack will be in the draw to win one of our Duffy Top Reader prize packs.

Our Te Ara Poutama Level Up reading challenge and prize draws are open to kids aged five to 12 years. Read on for full details, terms and conditions and how to get started with Beanstack.


Get started with Beanstack

Download the Beanstack Tracker app on your Apple or Android device and select ‘Auckland Libraries’. Or you can visit the Beanstack website to register. 

Once registered, you’ll be able to join our school holidays challenges for kids from five to 12 years of age.



Visit the Beanstack website 


Not online at home?

If you can't access the Beanstack Tracker app or Beanstack website, go to your local library and ask for a Te Ara Poutama Level Up booklet. 

The booklet has a story, quests, activities and a reading log to track your child’s progress during the holidays.

To enter the prize draws, visit your local library and give your completed Level Up booklet to our friendly library staff on or before 22 January 2023.


Support for parents and caregivers

We’re excited to help your whānau complete the Te Ara Poutama Level Up reading challenge.

Ask our friendly staff or take a look at our librarian-curated booklists so your tamariki can enjoy reading all summer long!


Book lists and online activities


Events

Visit our Events page to find free summer holiday events for families at your local library. Go to Events page

 

Challenge and prize details

  • The Te Ara Poutama Level Up challenge runs from 12 December 2022 to 22 January 2023 and is open to kids aged five to 12.
  • Each quest completed and logged on Beanstack earns an entry into the draw for the Ultimate prize pack.
  • Every seven days of reading earns you an entry into the draw for the Ultimate prize pack.
    • The Ultimate Prize Pack #1 includes a Wētā Workshop Unleashed family pass (for two adults and two children), a pair of Sony or Sennheiser headphones from PB Tech, a $50 Prezzy Card and a Duffy Whānau reading pack.
    • Ultimate Prize Pack #2 includes an Auckland Zoo family pass (for two adults and two children), a pair of Sony or Sennheiser headphones from PB Tech, a $50 Prezzy Card and a Duffy Whānau reading pack.
  • Readers who log 21 days or more during the challenge period will go into the draw to win one of four Duffy Top Reader prize packs.
    • The Duffy Top Reader Prize Pack includes a Duffy Whānau Reading pack, a pair of Sony headphones from PB Tech and a $50 Prezzy Card.
  • Prize winners will be randomly drawn between 31 January and 3 February 2023. Winners will be notified by phone or email on or before 10 February 2023.

Read Auckland Libraries’ competition terms and conditions



Thanks to Duffy Books in Homes for supporting the Duffy Top Readers Prizes.


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