InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.

All Library Programs and Events

Sand Creek Book Club, "Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room


In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesnÂ’t believe that the Nazis will invade France...but invade they do.

Storytime

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This storytime for ages 3 and up combines picture books, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts. This is a drop-in event, no registration required.

Storytime

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children ages 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children's section, for storytime themes.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity Room

One and two-year old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. (20-25 minutes)

Storytime

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Stories and more for children age 3 and older.

Baby Time

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Storytime

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. (30 minutes)

Baby Time

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Children's Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. (20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Old Colorado City Book Group

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Monthly meeting to discuss that month's book selection. Books are determined by group vote a year ahead of time and the choices are listed on PPLD.ORG under Find a Good Book, Book Clubs. Come every month, or just for the books you want to read. You are welcome to bring a snack or lunch as this group meets in the middle of the day.


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