Homeschool Hub: Programs and Events

All About Bees - Homeschool program

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Meet Mike Halby, from Pikes Peak Beekeepers, who will bring some live bees (weather permitting) and teach us all sorts of interesting facts about bees and bee-keeping. We’ll do a bee craft, too.

Homeschool Resource Fair

When: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Over 40 local groups, organizations, and individuals offering educational and extra-curricular opportunities for homeschooling families will participate in this year's Homeschool Resource Fair! Come talk with representatives about theater, dance, art, music, public speaking, sports, aviation, robots, curriculum sources, enrichment programs, college enrollment, scholarships, support groups, and Colorado Homeschooling Law.

Homeschool Lunch @ Your Library: Preparing For The Year

When: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Bring your lunch, learn something new, and socialize with other homeschool families. We will be focusing on learning about the library's online resources as well as decorating back to school journals! Registration is recommended.

Homeschool Game Day at the Park

When: Friday, August 28, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Homeschool families are invited to meet up with other homeschool families for an OUTDOOR game day. Four-square, hula hoops, jump ropes, sidewalk chalk, kick ball ... come prepared to PLAY! All ages are welcome. Teens are needed to help direct game play. Contact gsohns@ppld.org for more information. In case of rain or snow, Game Day will be cancelled, not rescheduled.
Park area is behind the East Library.

Rockrimmon Homeschool Program

When: Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Rockrimmon Homeschool Program

Homeschool Science Lab @ East - Orientation Meeting

When: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Annex

Curious about the Homeschool Science Lab at East Library? Please plan on coming to our Orientation Meeting! You'll meet our volunteer and staff , see the equipment we have available, and find out what you can expect when you come to the Lab.

Homeschool Science Lab @ East

When: Friday, September 18, 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. 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, September 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Children's Room

Homeschool Families will explore Colorado’s Migration Story with History Colorado Center.
"Moving Day" explores the movement of people across Colorado from pre-history to 1870. Students discover exciting clues about Ancient Puebloans, Utes, Cheyennes, Arapaho, Hispanos, Mountain Men, and Miners. Students ages 7-10 will explore objects, photographs, and artifacts as they use a large floor map to discover the communities who have made up Colorado’s rich diversified population. This program is appropriate for readers ages 7-10. Access History Center Colorado’s Pre-Visit materials to give your student a head start http://www.historycolorado.org/sites/default/files/files/Educators/3rd_4th/PrevisitMovingDayfinal.pdf.

Homeschool

When: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

TBD

Homeschool Science Lab @ East

When: Friday, October 16, 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. 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.


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