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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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1000 Books To Do Before Kindergarten

List of fun things to do with your child before they enter kindergarten.



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200 Pts

Alphabet Walk

Go for a walk and look for letters of the alphabet all around you! For example, two branches on the ground might form the letter T. The goal is to find the letters without having to move items around to create the letter. Mark off each letter as you find it!



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Attend any free adult library program at the Library

Earn 50 points if you attend one of our library programs for adults.  The program must be at the Green Free Library.  

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Attend GFL Summer Programs

Come to programs at the library throughout our "Adventure Begins at Your Library" Summer Library Program! (You will get 25 points for each program you attend.)


Visit our website for our full Summer Library Program schedule: https://greenfreelibrary.org/event/summer-program-registration-opens-june-1-2024.


(You can complete the “PreK & School Age Programs” activity multiple times and get points for each PreK & School Age program you attended!)



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Balloon Painting Event

Attend Willy Nilly Painting Event at the Library and earn points.  This is a paid event, so you get more points than our free events!   Fee covers all materials.

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Book Genre Bingo

Get a Bingo on the Book Genre Bingo from the black rack in the Main Room by completing any five squares in a row (across, down, or diagonal) or completing ten squares. Accept the Epic Challenge and try to complete as many tasks over the summer as you can!

(If you complete your entire Book Genre Bingo sheet, congratulations! You have completed the Epic Challenge! Return your Book Genre Bingo sheet to the library by Sat, August 24 for a total of 300 points!)


Name a book (or audiobook!) you read this summer and which genre square it completed. Would you have read the book otherwise?



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Book Genre Bingo

Get a Bingo on the Book Genre Bingo from your Activity Bag by completing any five squares in a row (across, down, or diagonal) or completing ten squares. Accept the Epic Challenge and try to complete as many tasks over the summer as you can!

(If you complete your entire Book Genre Bingo sheet, congratulations! You have completed the Epic Challenge! Return your Book Genre Bingo sheet to the library by Sat, August 24 for a total of 300 points!)


Name a book (or audiobook!) you read this summer and which genre square it completed. Would you have read the book otherwise?



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50 Pts

Coloring Fun

Color a picture! This could be one of the coloring pages from this year's Summer Library Program materials, a picture uncovered from the games in READsquared, a picture from a coloring book you have at home, a PDF coloring page, a picture from a coloring app, or a picture you draw.

Use your imagination and have fun!


If you would like to do so, post your completed picture to our Facebook page (or other social media) with the tag #GFLSummerAdventures .



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25 Pts

Follow the Library on Social Media

Follow the Green Free Library on social media. You can find us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/greenfreelibrarywellsboro) and on Instagram (@GreenFreeLibrary) !


(Looking for the Friends of the Green Free Library? They are on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Friends-of-the-Green-Free-Library/165836900129174 .)



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25 Pts

Follow the Library on Social Media

Follow the Green Free Library on social media. You can find us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/greenfreelibrarywellsboro) and on Instagram (@GreenFreeLibrary) !


(Looking for the Friends of the Green Free Library? They are on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Friends-of-the-Green-Free-Library/165836900129174 )



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100 Pts

Little Explorers

Get your little ones to expand their horizons. This can be accomplished by trying something new or seeing things in a different light. Teach your little ones that you don’t have to travel far to explore new things—wonderment can be found everywhere!



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100 Pts

Modern Wonders

There are seven modern wonders of the world. Do you know where they are? Enter the name of the country for each of the seven modern wonders.

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MU Planetarium Show

Hey!  If you attend the Planetarium Show, you earn points!  And, since you need to drive to Mansfield, you get more points!  Thanks for attending.

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100 Pts

Reading Around

Books can take you around the world and back, even if you're only in your backyard! Show us all the fun and exciting places you read by marking each place you read. Get out and read!



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100 Pts

Reading Around

Books can take you around the world and back, even if you're only in your backyard! Show us all the fun and exciting places you read by marking each place you read. 



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Summer Adventure Bingo

Get a Bingo on the Summer Adventure Bingo from your Activity Bag by completing any five squares in a row (across, down, or diagonal) or completing ten squares. Accept the Epic Adventure Challenge and try to complete as many tasks over the summer as you can!

(If you complete your entire Summer Adventure Bingo sheet, congratulations! You have completed the Epic Adventure Challenge! Return your Summer Adventure Bingo sheet to the library by Sat, August 24 for a total of 300 points!)

Name something you did this summer and which square it completed. If you named an activity, was this something you have done before? If it was a book, would you have read it otherwise?

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Summer Adventure Bingo

Get a Bingo on the Summer Adventure Bingo from the black rack in the Main Room by completing any five squares in a row (across, down, or diagonal) or completing ten squares. Accept the Epic Adventure Challenge and try to complete as many tasks over the summer as you can!

(If you complete your entire Summer Adventure Bingo sheet, congratulations! You have completed the Epic Adventure Challenge! Return your Summer Adventure Bingo sheet to the library by Sat, August 24 for a total of 300 points!)

Name something you did this summer and which square it completed. If you named an activity, was this something you have done before? If it was a book, would you have read it otherwise?

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100 Pts

Young Explorers

Expand your horizons! This can be accomplished by trying something new or seeing things in a different light. You don’t have to travel far to explore new things—wonderment can be found everywhere!



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Learn About Smokey Bear

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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100 Pts

Traveling to the Moon, Mars, and Beyond with NASA’s Artemis Project

NASA is taking the first step in the next era of human exploration with the Artemis spaceflight program! In ancient Greek mythology, Artemis was the goddess of the Moon and twin sister to the sun god Apollo. Much like NASA’s Apollo program, which took humans to the Moon in the 1960s and 1970s, the Artemis program will take humans, including the first woman and the first person of color, back to the Moon and prepare us for traveling to Mars and beyond for the first time.

The following activities are all about the Artemis program and NASA’s plans for a new generation of crewed spaceflight. Complete three of the six activities to earn your “Moon, Mars, and Beyond” badge.

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100 Pts

Back to the Moon with NASA’s Artemis Project

NASA is taking the first step in the next era of human exploration with the Artemis spaceflight program! Going back to the Moon and building a permanent presence on the lunar surface is a crucial step towards putting humans on Mars for the first time.

Learn all about NASA’s plans for lunar exploration and earn the "Back to the Moon" badge by completing four of the eight activities below!

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Campfire Safety

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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100 Pts

Many Miles to Mars with NASA’s Artemis Project

NASA is taking the first step in the next era of human exploration with the Artemis spaceflight program! The Artemis program is all about sending humans back to the Moon in preparation for an even more challenging goal: human travel to Mars, the Red Planet!

Earn this badge and learn more about Mars by completing three of the five activities below!

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Nature Adventure

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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100 Pts

Planning and Prototyping with NASA’s Artemis Project

NASA is taking the first step in the next era of human exploration with the Artemis spaceflight program! Space travel requires massive amounts of planning, design, prototyping, and testing to ensure the vehicles and tools sent with astronauts into space are safe and reliable.

Dive deeper into NASA’s planning and prototyping process for the Artemis missions and earn this badge by completing three of the five activities below!

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Tree Exploration

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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Career Exploration

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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Wildfire Science

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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Make a Difference

Complete at least two of these Smokey Bear activities and earn a badge!

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