Summer Adventure presented by Children's Hospital Colorado

Have an adventure with Pikes Peak Library District this summer! Our Summer Adventure presented by Children’s Hospital Colorado game helps kids and teens stay engaged and active over the summer months. We know you’re looking for engaging activity ideas, and we are here to help!

Anyone ages 0 - 18 can participate and win prizes through reading, moving, and imagining. Either participate in one of our programs or use one of our activity ideas!

Tails & Tales 2021
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Please take a short survey about your adventure and be entered to win an iPad!

Activities and Programs for KIDS! (Ages 0 - 12.)

Activities and Programs for TEENS! (Ages 12 - 18.)

The adventure runs from June 1 – August 14. You can set up your account June 1 at

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Be in the know!

Sign up to receive emails for summer virtual programs, activities, and more for ages 0 - 18 in June, July, and August. You can unsubscribe at any time.


Game Cards

You can track on the Beanstack app, In District Discovery: Summer Edition, pick up a game card at any library location or participating distributors, or click here to download and print a physical game card from home! (en español)

Participating Distributors: (Begins the week of May 24th)

How to Play the Game

  1. Complete an activity (either Read, Imagine, or Move) any day from Tue., June 1 through Sat., Aug. 14 to earn points.
  2. Record the dates you complete an activity on a printed game card, in Beanstack, or using the calendars in District Discovery: Summer Adventure Edition. You can log your progress at or by using the Beanstack App, available in Google Play or the App Store.
  3. You earn 1 point for each activity. You will receive a prize for participating in the game and a prize when you reach 45 points (45 days of activities). You’ll also be entered into the grand prize drawing at 45 days of activities.
  4. Bonus Round: For every additional 10 activities you complete after finishing the game, you earn 1 additional entry into the grand prize drawing. You can earn up to 3 additional entries into the grand prize.

If you need assistance, call (719) 531-6333 or visit to find different ways to get in touch with our staff.

Enliven your virtual presence with Summer Adventure digital backgrounds: Download below!

Summer Adventure Game Prizes

  • Registration Prize:
    • Ages 0 - 3: An animal finger puppet
    • Ages 4 - 12: A color-changing cup with lid and straw
    • Ages 13 - 18: A choice of book or journal
  • Completion Prize:
    • Ages 0-12: A choice of book
    • Ages 13-18 A choice of book or journal
  • Grand Prize Drawing:
    • Ages 0 - 12: A gift certificate to Kiwico crates*
    • Ages 13 - 18: Chromebook®*

*There will be multiple winners throughout the District. Residents of El Paso County are eligible to win the grand prize.

Get your District Discovery at your library today! Print it in Spanish here!