Summer Activities for Families

  • ---  Attention all 6th-12th-grade students: Submit your Mystery Story to the Betty Field Writing Contest, sponsored by the Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District. The deadline for submissions is July 15th. Click here for requirements and how to enter.


    ---  Summer Football for HSD2 7th and 8th Graders from July 6 - July 31, 2020. Get all the details here!

     

    ---   Keep kids active throughout the summer. Register your child for the FREE Hillside Connection #WEGOTGAME Online Challenge June 24 - July 24. Basketball drills, fitness workouts, educational resources, leaderboard, prizes, and more for Girls (grades 1-5) and Boys (grades 1-8). For additional info, click here.


    ---  Have a SUMMER ADVENTURE with Pikes Peak Library District. Anyone age 0 - 18 can participate.


    ---  Here are some wonderful early childhood/parent education programs and virtual options available for families to keep parents connected, while also providing them with some reading, activities, and fun over the summer. Please click on the link for each activity for additional details.

    • Mondays @ 4:00 pm - Circle of Parents (this group is for social connection for parents, guided by parent voice, topics of discussion are geared towards their needs/interests and for parents with ANY age child).

    • Tuesdays @ 11:00 am - Motheread/Fatheread (this group will be more geared towards parents of preschooler/elementary age children).

    • Wednesdays @ 10:00 am - Summercamp Fun (parents and preschool/elementary age kids will meet on Zoom together on Wednesdays. In addition, fun activities will be posted throughout the week on the Family Connections group Facebook page. The page is private but parents can send a request to join).

    • Fridays @ 10:00 am - Playgroup (parents and little ones join together for storytime and fun activities to do at home together - geared towards preschool/elementary age kids).

     

    ---  Rocky Mountain PBS Colorado Classroom Read with Me at Home watch lessons and find printable learning guides for your child. K-3 including English Language Development. Our very own D2 teacher, Christina Randle from Soaring Eagles is one of the teachers on the show!