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Smokey Bear Reading Challenge


Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 80th Birthday. Join Smokey in learning about wildfire prevention and the environment. Read books, take action, and have fun! And remember…only you can prevent wildfires.

How to Participate

Who: Challenge is geared for parents of children, ages 4 to 10, but all ages are welcome. 

When: January 1 through November 28, 2024.

How to Sign Up: Ask your local librarian or get started by downloading the printable challenge log.  

Have Fun: Read books about wildfire and the environment, take action, receive prizes, and help Smokey!