Books in the Park


Books in the Park is a summertime favorite. The program includes books, art,crafts, snacks and a weekly story time presented by community volunteers. Free lunches for children ages 18 and under are provided by Pueblo City Schools.

Pueblo Parks and Recreation is proud to partner up with the Pueblo City-County Library, YMCA of Pueblo and other community partners for this great program. 

Bessemer Park

720 West Northern Ave. 81004

Monday-Wednesday, June 10-August 7

Lunches are provided for 18 and younger.
No activities on the 4th of July.

Fairmount Park

1929 W 29th St. 81008

Thursdays and Fridays, June 13-August 9

Lunches will be provider for 18 and younger.

Kids Day Parade and Celebration of Books in the Park

Parade route along Abriendo Avenue and afterwards come celebrate Books in the Parks season finale at Grome Park!

Saturday, August 8
10:00 am 

For more information please contact, Jessica Plascencia, Pueblo Parks and Recreation at (719) 553-2950 or Maria Kramer, Pueblo City-County Library at (719) 562-5618.