Homeschool Hub: Programs and Events

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's All Month

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Kirkpatrick Grant Author Ingrid Law

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

PPLD Children’s Department 5th grade students from selected district schools will meet and hear a presentation by Kirkpatrick Grant Author Ingrid Law. Bussing will be provided by the grant. Homeschool families and the public are welcome to attend this program.

Kirkpatrick Grant Author Ingrid Law

When: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

PPLD Children’s Department 5th grade students from selected district schools will meet and hear a presentation by Kirkpatrick Grant Author Ingrid Law. Bussing will be provided by the grant. Homeschool families and the public are welcome to attend this event.

Homeschool Program - Opera with KCME!

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

KCME returns to present Overture to Opera! With plenty of live musical examples, we'll see where opera came from and how it turned into the art form it is today. A professional singer will be on hand to sing a few famous arias from the world’s great operatic masterpieces. We’ll also show some video clips from opera performances. Age Group: 3rd-12th graders. If you missed January’s presentation, talk to those who attended. It was excellent. Please send me an email if you’re planning to attend (to give me an idea of numbers I can expect.) syates@ppld.org

Homeschool Art Show Reception

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Come and view art work done by homeschool students at a formal art show reception. Homeschool artists with art on display should plan on attending this event, and taking their art home with them at the end of the event. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Fountain Homeschool Group

When: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for our last Homeschool Group of the school year! Come meet homeschool friends old and new and put your kids' kitchen skills to the test as we make (and then sample!) our own fresh salsa and shake up some homemade ice cream!

Rockrimmon Homeschool Group

When: Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Nutrition: The Fuel for Our Bodies!
This program explores what nutrients are ideal to fuel our daily activities and help our body and brain grow the best way possible! A registered dietician working towards her masters degree in Sports Nutrition from UCCS will be here to help us understand the nutrients we need and best foods to eat!
Healthy hands-on activities included!

Homeschool Science Lab @ East - Fun Science

When: Friday, May 15, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Our Science Labs are scheduled from 1-3 p.m. on the third Friday of every month. During this time our volunteer will have a special lab for everyone to participate in. Make sure to stop by and check out the Fun Science! We will also have equipment available for you to use if you would prefer to bring your own experiment. A parent must accompany the student. The Homeschool Science Lab is open to all ages, and no registration is required.

Library 21c Homeschool Program

When: Monday, May 18, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Children's Room

Library 21c Homeschool Program- Young Rembrandts Art Lesson! Today learn about Pablo Picasso, the famous Spanish painter. His
abstract work had a tremendous impact on the 20th century art movement. Students will create a similar abstract art style in the recreation of his painting, The Sailor. Discover and explore with bright colors accenting the designs while creating your own art work!


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