MOORHEAD — Lake Agassiz Regional Library is welcoming 2021 by bringing back the Book Blizzard reading contest.

To enter the contest, participants are instructed to read or listen to four books. One can enter as many times as desired. LARL is also adding a virtual option, the Beanstack app, to allow participants to track reading and enter the contest, in addition to traditional paper reading logs.

Book Blizzard launches Jan. 1 and will end Feb. 28. To participate, visit a location to pick up a reading log or use the Beanstack website or mobile app. One can register for the virtual version of the contest today by visiting or by downloading the Beanstack mobile app for Android or Apple devices.

LARL’s branch libraries are located in Moorhead, Ada, Bagley, Barnesville, Breckenridge, Climax, Crookston, Detroit Lakes, Fertile, Fosston, Hawley, Mahnomen and McIntosh. LARL’s LINK sites are found in Cormorant, Frazee, Gonvick, Halstad, Hendrum, Lake Park, Rothsay, Twin Valley and Ulen.

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