Denver Public Library Summer of Reading
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Kindergarten-5th Grade

Summer of Adventure

Begin Your Adventure

The Summer of Adventure program is designed just for you. You get to READ, MAKE and EXPLORE. Think about what you would like to do this summer. Start your adventure with Denver Public Library!

How It Works

Register at your local Denver Public Library and receive a book or journal to get started. Once registered, you will be entered into weekly drawings for a chance to win family passes to various cultural and recreational institutions.

Use the suggested activities or choose your own. For each box, write down what you did. To finish this adventure complete 12 activities and come back to receive a book on or after June 30.

Children must be present to pick up prizes. Prizes available while supplies last.

Important Dates:

  • Participate June 1-August 11
  • First day to register: June 1
  • First Day to pick up Registration Prize: June 1
  • First Day to pick up Completion Prize: June 30
  • Last day to register: July 28
  • Last day for prizes: August 11

Share Your Adventure

Denver Public Library wants to hear from you: 

  • Visit your local Denver Public Library branch and tell us about your summer activities. 
  • Tag us on social media (@denverlibrary.org), with a grownup's permission.
  • Upload a picture or video to our Maker Challenge.

Create a Blueprint for Summer Learning

Blueprint4SummerCO is a free web-based directory of summer camps in the Denver-metro area where families can search, bookmark and create a blueprint for their children's summer learning activities. Check it out today!

Activities

Maker Challenge entry

Summer is coming! June 1 marks the start of our famous Summer of Adventure program, which invites kids and families to learn, play and explore throughout the summer. Families are invited to Summer of Adventure parties all around Denver to celebrate the start of a wonderful season.

Friday, June 1