Buena Vista, Colorado

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2022 Summer Reading

The Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Challenge invites people of all ages to read, complete activities and earn prizes from June 1st through July 31st.  Attend amazing events all summer, including a free movie and games night at the Comanche Drive-In on July 28th.

Once registered, come to the library to pick up a Youth, Teen, or Adult Summer Reading Log, starting on June 1st. Turn in logs by August 13 to claim rewards or, for adults, enter raffles from our wonderful community sponsors (while supplies last).

Choose from four age categories:

Early Reader: Designed for adults reading to very young children.  Select a free book and pick up a coupon for free ice cream from K’s Dairy Delite after registering. Read for 15 minutes and choose one other early literacy practice to complete for 40 days. Turn in the log by August 13 and receive a voucher for a free stuffed animal from Sundance & Friends and an ocean bath toy from the Library.

Youth: PreK through 6th grade. Select a free book and pick up a coupon for free ice cream from K’s Dairy Delite after registering. Choose one or all five ocean challenges to complete and earn a prize for each. Read two books; watch or read another selection; and complete an activity for each ocean. Choose from our sponsor prizes for each ocean completed or earn all of them: BV Drug $10 Toy Gift Card, Love’s Godfather’s Personal Pizza, Sundance & Friends Stuffed Animal, CKS Nalgene Water Bottle, Spoon It Up Waffle Cone.

Teen: Select a free book and pick up a coupon for free ice cream from K’s Dairy Delite after registering. Read two books, audiobooks or graphic novels; use one Library resource; complete two activities. Earn a prize package consisting of a Love’s Godfather’s Personal Pizza, Spoon It Up Waffle Cone, CKS Water Bottle, and a BV Sticker from Souled Out T-Shirts.

Adults: Pick up a coupon for free ice cream from K’s Dairy Delite after registering. Read or listen to two books; use two digital library resources; complete two activities. Earn a sustainable bamboo cutlery set and choose from one of 6 raffles with gift cards and prizes from local businesses.

Thank You to our

Summer Reading Sponsors

  • The Blend
  • Buena Vista Drug
  • Cause+Medic
  • The Cellar on Railroad
  • CKS
  • Collegiate Peaks Bank
  • Coletrain Music Academy
  • Comanche Drive-In
  • High Country Bank
  • K’s Dairy Delite
  • Legacy Bank, A division of INBank
  • Love’s Godfathers
  • PSH Signs
  • River Runners
  • RMOC
  • Souled Out T-Shirts
  • Spoon It Up
  • Sundance & Friends
  • TBK Bank
  • The Buena Viking
  • The Trailhead
  • Wesley and Rose