Summer Library Programs for Children and Families

Summer 2021 Theme:

Tails and Tales

Summer Kickoff Party: Sat., June 5, from 11 am to 3:30 pm in the Parking Lot

Join us for activity tables, giveaways including books and reading kits, and other goodies!

Reading Contest and other Contest activities is online at .


Summer Reading Contest

All ages are encouraged to participate in our contest, which will run from June 1-July 31. No pre-registration required!


  • Track how many minutes read per week

  • Online option: use link from this page once a week.

  • Paper logs: available at the library or print from here; bring a completed log to drop in drop box, or take a pic and email to


Participants can earn badges for different activities and for logging their minutes. They earn prizes for badges. Details are on the contest page.

Summer Activity Grab Bags and in-library Activities

Families, come by during our open hours starting June 1, and get a free Grab Bag with activities and other fun items for kids. 1 per child per week, please. Every week we'll have a different theme bag.


There will also be activity and craft tables set up for you to experience during visits.

Summer Contest &
Virtual Program Links

Contest Log in page:

Paper Reading Logs: click here

Parents and caregivers: support our summer reading program funding and future by completing a Parent Survey:




Vista Grande Public Library
  Our Location
14 Avenida Torreon
  Santa Fe, New Mexico
Mailing Address
7 Avenida Vista Grande, B7-192
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Between El Dorado Community School and the Adam Senior Center
Our Current Hours

Sunday-Monday Closed

Tuesday-Friday 11 am-4:30 pm

Saturday 11 am-4 pm

Contact Us

(505) 466-7323

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