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Books & Brews 502 is LFPL's winter reading program for adults. From December to February, participants will earn points by reading books, attending programs, and stopping by coffee shops and breweries all over the city. Earn points to win great prizes!


Read books and attend approved programs between December 1 and February 28 to earn points and be eligible for prizes and drawings. Certain prizes may include additional restrictions.* Participants must be 18 years or older to qualify.

Approved programs include:

Point System:

Looking for suggestions for your next good book? Let our staff find you the perfect book via our Whatโ€™s Next? Book Recommendations

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Books & Brews 502 Passports:

Books & Brews 502 Passports are back! Pick up a passport at any LFPL branch or at our B&B502 pop-up events.

Get your passport stamped at all the participating breweries before February 28th, and get entered to win additional prizes.


Attend a pop-up event to hang out with Library staff and pick up books to keep!


B&B 502 Bookmark B&B 502 Coaster B&B 502 Can Glass

200 points = B&B 502 Bookmark

500 points = B&B 502 Coaster

1000 points = B&B 502 Can Glass

You can also use your points to enter to win other great prizes, including:

Note: Prize drawings will take place on December 31st, January 31st and February 28th
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Last Updated: 11/29/22