Santa Fe Public Library

Summer Reading Program

Welcome to Santa Fe Public Library’s

2021 Summer Reading Program: Tails and Tales! 


Toddlers and children up to 17 years of age are eligible to participate in the reading program. Children may read independently or be read to by adults and older children. Reading library books, personal books, ebooks, and listening to audiobooks all count toward earning prizes. Please write down the title of each book and keep track of the number minutes read for each book in your reading log. Give Beanstack a try this year to earn digital badges and keep track of your reading!

Tails and Tales is sponsored by the Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library and the New Mexico State Library.

Choose one of these options to register:

1. Go to

2. Download the Beanstack app from your app store

3. Request a paper log from any one of our libraries

Be sure to visit your library branch to pick up a free book bag!

For more help getting started, watch the following video to see Mrs. Nicole go through the registration process and logging minutes:

Young Adult and Adult Summer Reading Programs (Summer reading is for everybody!)


For more information about these free online events and where to register for them, visit

Library Bingo


To participate, print out or pick up your library bingo board from any of the Santa Fe Public library branches!

 RULES: To win Bingo, connect 5 in a row horizontally, vertically or diagonally by writing your completed titles in each block. Read in any format (book, ebook, audiobook, etc.). Fill in the whole board for an extra challenge and a chance to win the GRAND prize! Only one submission per person.

PRIZES: We will raffle prizes at the end of the summer. To enter, bring in your completed board to a librarian at SFPL. You may also scan or take a photo of your completed board and email to

Deadline: September 1, 2021

Unicorns: Break The Cage

by Talewise

Friday, June 11, at 1 p.m.

Click HERE to access the video!

1. Click the link to access the FREE video and activities.

2. Sign in with Google or Facebook, or create a free account. Talewise will NOT send you advertising or put you on any mailing lists.

3. Ignore the payment method box, the system is automatically applying a coupon code for your FREE access.

4. After you sign in, scroll down and click ‘Continue’ to start the show!

5. The show is now saved in your Talewise account. Next time you want to access it just go to, sign in, and pick up where you left off!

This video experience is brought to you by the Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library

  • Main Library

    145 Washington Avenue
    (505) 955-6781

  • Oliver La Farge Branch

    1730 Llano Street
    (505) 955-4862

  • Southside Branch

    6599 Jaguar Drive
    (505) 955-2820