Campbell County Public Library System, VA

CCPLS Beanstack

Welcome to Beanstack!

Take our library awesomeness anywhere with the free Beanstack app! Track your reading minutes, write book reviews, and do fun activities to earn virtual tickets and badges. Enter your tickets into drawings to win prizes!

How do I sign up?

  1. Go to our Beanstack website:
  2. Click on Register an Individual or Family.
  3. Fill in your info! Beanstack allows families to be linked together, so all family members can be accessed with one login.

Is there an app?

Yes! Go to your device’s app store, search for Beanstack Tracker, and follow these steps:

  1. Search for “Campbell County Public Library System (VA).”
  2. Click on our library.
  3. Follow the steps to register an individual or family!

What are some badges that kids and teens can earn for tickets?

  • Kick-off- Be like a monkey and swing by Timbrook Library on June 8 from 3-6pm for summer reading kits and materials!
  • Rustburg book + art- book + art = fun! book + art is back with a twist! Groups can enjoy an outdoor 30-minute art experience. Elementary-aged patrons will listen to a read-a-loud story and do themed art projects. Middle and high school students will do art projects inspired by book illustrations.
  • Coloring Sheet- Show your colorful personality by coloring the CCPLS Tails and Tales coloring sheet you got from your summer reading kit.
  • Live Animal Webcams- Enjoy watching and interacting with animals online! Check out the Beanstack badge for the different animal links!
  • Outdoor Checklist- Come get a checklist in the outdoor cabinets at any of our CCPLS locations and explore the great outdoors right next to your local CCPLS branch!
  • Pinecone Birdfeeder- Join Miss Hannah with CCPLS to learn how to make a quick and easy pinecone birdfeeder!
  • CCPLS Programs Survey- Help us serve you and your family by taking this quick survey!
  • Spirit Week (July 26-31)- Picture this… everyone dressed up as their favorite animal! Participate in Spirit Week by coming to one of our libraries in costume, or sending us pictures! The Best Dressed for each day of the week will receive a voucher for free Chick-fil-A and a coupon to Imagination Station Studio!
  • PHML- Brookneal Library Visit- Visit the Patrick Henry Memorial Library and ask a staff member for their library’s “code word” for Beanstack! Visit all four CCPLS locations to get the four code words.
  • When is a book not a book- When it is a movie! Read a book and watch a movie that tell the same story, and compare them to earn tickets!
  • Movie Tails- Tails can be found anywhere… including in movies! Watch a non-fiction movie about animals or a fictional movie with an animal main character. Tell us what you saw to earn tickets!
  • School Supply Drive- Even though school is out for the summer, CCPLS is collecting school supplies! See the list of supplies is on beanstack or at your CCPLS location.
  • Guess This Tail #1: Summer Reading 2021- Who likes free ice cream? We all do! Go onto our social media story and guess what the animal tail is. If you’re right, you’ll be put into a raffle for a free ice cream cone! Don’t hesitate… you only have 24 hours!
  • Grand Finale- Be a party animal and come out to the CCPLS Grand Finale on Saturday, July 31 at the Rustburg branch! Visit our website for more information.

Questions? Click here for the FAQ page.

Click the image below to head to our Beanstack site!

Summer Beanstack Prize Drawings

  • Main Branch and Timberlake Area

    434-332-9697 (fax)
    684 Village Highway Rustburg, VA 24588

    434-237-6784 (fax)
    18891 Leesville Road Lynchburg, VA 24501

  • Altavista and Brookneal

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    434-369-1723 (fax)
    500 Washington Street Altavista, VA 24517

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    434-376-1111 (fax)
    204 Lynchburg Avenue Brookneal, VA 24528

  • Hours

    M, W, TH, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Tues: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sat: 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    M, W, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    T, TH: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sat: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    M, T, W, F:
    9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    TH: 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Sat: 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    Tues: 10:00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    TH: 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sat: 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This site is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is managed by the The Library of Virginia Library Development and Networking Division.