Missions
Our librarians have put together several activities, for a variety of challenges and levels. Complete an activity and you might unlock a more advanced one, and bragging rights, cool badges and maybe even a prize!

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100 Things To Do Before Kindergarten

Things to do with your child before they enter kindergarten.



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A Colorful Hunt

“I never met a color I didn’t like.” – Dale Chihuly
Color is everywhere! Can you guess the color for each of these riddles?



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Alabama

Read a book about Alabama or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Alaska

Read a book about Alaska or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question.

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American Samoa

Read a book about American Samoa or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Animal Yoga

Learn about animals by acting them out through simple yoga poses for kids. Follow the animal yoga sequence below or make up your own yoga journey!

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Arizona

Read a book about Arizona or one that takes place there and answer a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Arkansas

Read a book about Arkansas or one that takes place there and answer a trivia question.

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Booker’s Book Club TN

How many books will your child read this summer? Reading 4-6 books has the potential to mitigate, stop or even reverse “Summer Slide.” Set a goal for how many books you want to read, keep a tally in a fun, visible way, and plan to celebrate when you reach your goal. Join Booker’s Book Club by posting this emblem and follow Governor’s Early Literacy Foundation on social media to see all of the book selections. Let us know how many your little one(s) read. #BookersBookClubTN #StoptheSlideTN  Check out the Booker's Book Club reading list.


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California

Read a book about California or one that takes place there and answer a trivia question.



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Colorado

Read a book about Colorado or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Connecticut

Read a book about Connecticut or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Delaware

Read a book about Delaware or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Emojis Tale

Use the Emojis to guess the name of the book. How well do you know your Emojis?

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Florida

Read a book about Florida or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Georgia

Read a book about Georgia or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Guam

Read a book about Guam or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Guess the Fairy Tale

Using the provided clue(s), guess the name of the fairy tale!

*Need a hint? Try one of these: Alice In Wonderland, Beauty And The Beast, Cinderella, Goldilocks, Hansel And Gretel, Jack And The Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Pinocchio, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Princess And The Pea, The Three Little Pigs.



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Hawaii

Read a book about Hawaii or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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I Spy Rainbow Walk

Find each of the following colors on a walk around your neighborhood. What kind of interesting things do you see? Mark each color off as you find them, don't forget to look high and low!




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Idaho

Read a book about Idaho or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Illinois

Read a book about Illinois or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Indiana

Read a book about Indiana or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Iowa

Read a book about Iowa or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Kansas

Read a book about Kansas or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Kentucky

Read a book about Kentucky or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Louisiana

Read a book about Louisiana or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Maine

Read a book about Maine or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Maryland

Read a book about Maryland or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Massachusetts

Read a book about Massachusetts or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Match the Tail

Do you love animals? Guess what animal each tail belongs to! 

*Need a hint? Try one of these! Alligator, beaver, chameleon, elephant, giraffe, lemur, pig, tiger, whale, zebra.


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Michigan

Read a book about Michigan or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Minnesota

Read a book about Minnesota or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Mississippi

Read a book about Mississippi or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Missouri

Read a book about Missouri or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Montana

Read a book about Montana or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Nebraska

Read a book about Nebraska or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Nevada

Read a book about Nevada or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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New Hampshire

Read a book about New Hampshire or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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New Jersey

Read a book about New Jersey or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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New Mexico

Read a book about New Mexico or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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New York

Read a book about New York or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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North Carolina

Read a book about North Carolina or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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North Dakota

Read a book about North Dakota or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Northern Mariana Islands

Read a book about the Northern Mariana Islands or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Ohio

Read a book about Ohio or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Oklahoma

Read a book about Oklahoma or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Oregon

Read a book about Oregon or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Pennsylvania

Read a book about Pennsylvania or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Puerto Rico

Read a book about Puerto Rico or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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READ Through 52 Action Plan

Don't be intimidated by the goal of 52 books in 52 weeks.

Work through the activities in this mission to form an action
plan of small attainable steps to reach SUCCESS!


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Rhode Island

Read a book about Rhode Island or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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ROY G BIV Poem Stack

Artists know that ROY G BIV stands for the colors of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet. Search your book shelves, a friends, family members, or the library's book shelves to find a book in each color of the rainbow. Then stack the books in ROY G BIV order to see what book spine poem is formed. Share what each book spine says and your poem below! For extra fun, take a picture of your ROY G BIV poem stack!

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South Carolina

Read a book about South Carolina or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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South Dakota

Read a book about South Dakota or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Taste the Rainbow

Color is all around us, including the food we eat! While there are many foods similar in color, you will be surprised how many different colors food is. Can you think of a food for each of the below colors? Type the name of at least 1 food for each color listed below.

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Tennessee

Read a book about Tennessee or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Texas

Read a book about Texas or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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U.S. Virgin Islands

Read a book about the U.S. Virgin Islands or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Utah

Read a book about Utah or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Vermont

Read a book about Vermont or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Virginia

Read a book about Virginia or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Washington

Read a book about Washington state or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Washington, D.C.

Read a book about Washington, D.C. or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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West Virginia

Read a book about West Virginia or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Wisconsin

Read a book about Wisconsin or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Wyoming

Read a book about Wyoming or one that takes place there and complete a trivia question (a link is provided to help you find the answer.)

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Mythic Hero: Patch Power 2021

Your Patch Power Mission is to complete Mythic Hero Independent Activities and/or attend Mythic Hero Virtual Programs totaling THREE to earn your Mythic Hero Patch. Please remember that you will need to show your work and tell about the booksyou read for this patch.

You can find an register for Mythic Hero Programs via the Events Calendar at  www.chescolibraries.org.  You will receive a "Secret Code" for credit at the end of each program. 




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Page Turner Adventures - Happily Ever Laughter

Join Page and Kenny as they bring a fairytale book to life with their Once Upon a Time Machine. Then make some fun fairytale projects and even a tasty recipe. Complete three activities to earn a Happily Ever Laughter Badge. 




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Page Turner Adventures - Adventure Quest

Grab your binoculars and compass and get ready for a journey through the jungle. Then get ready for some adventure themed crafts and a fun game that will get you up and moving. Complete three activities to win an Adventure Quest badge. 



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Page Turner Adventures - Pizza Pizzazz

Who doesn’t love pizza? Watch a tasty show then try acting it out yourself or grab an apron and get cooking with some delicious recipes and crafts. Complete three activities to earn a Pizza Pizzazz Badge.  



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Page Turner Adventures - Book Buccaneer

Shiver me timbers! Get ready me hearties for some seafaring fun with an outrageous show and pirate themed Arrrrrts and crafts. Complete 3 activities to earn a Book Buccaneer Badge.  



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