2021 Summer Reading
Join in the Tails and Tails Summer Reading Challenge, reading and completing activities from June 1st through July 31st. See some amazing performing pigs at our Kick Off Event with TOP HOGS, and attend more events all summer, with a Burro Tail End of Summer Party on July 31. Throughout the summer, participants are encouraged to read, explore, and engage with the activities and events provided by the Library.
Once registered, come to the library to pick up a Youth or Adult/Teen Summer Reading Field Guide, starting on June 1st. Field Guides include event calendars, tracking opportunities, and an explanation of our prizes!
Teen & Adult Finisher Prize
Once reading and challenges from the Teen & Adult Field Guide are complete, turn in the entry form in the Field Guide to receive a Rocky Mountain animal, tree or wildflower, or other laminated guide of your choice.
Teen & Adult Grand Prize Drawing
All teen and adult finishers are entered into a drawing for the Grand Prize:
Explore Buena Vista with our Wild Adventure raffle prize, valued at over $800! The winner will receive a 22L back pack filled with hiking essentials, in addition to a half-day guided fly fishing trip for two on the Arkansas River with UpRiver Fly Fishing and two 3-hour e-bike rentals, courtesy of BV e-Bikes.
Inside the pack you’ll find a 2-liter Platypus water reservoir, t-shirt, topographic map of the Collegiate Peaks, compass, trail snacks, spork, whistle and emergency blanket.