InformationEast Library’s main entrance is closed for renovations until early September. Please use the temporary entrance located to the south (left) of the main entrance.

Programs and Events for Adults: Manitou Springs Library

Storytime

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Stories and more for children age 3 and older.

Free Bone Density Screening for People Over 40

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Dominion Chiropractic will give free bone density screenings to people over 40 years of age. The results will be given immediately. Dr. Buessing will be available to answer basic health questions. There's no fee and they will not solicit your business. Registration isn't required, it's first come, first served. Everyone is welcome.

Burlap Stencil Craft (6th-12th grades)

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Upstairs

Sixth – twelfth grade teens, create a burlap design with stencils and paint. No fee and no registration required.

Manitou Teen Anime/Manga Club

When: Saturday, August 08, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Draw manga, watch anime, make crafts, and have snacks.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.
Library: Manitou Springs Library

Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music on the lawn with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Soda Springs Park Pavilion on the West side of downtown Manitou Springs.

Storytime

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Stories and more for children age 3 and older.

Manitou & Teller County History Driving App

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Upstairs

Introducing the Heritage Tourism App!
The Tour Teller mobile app brings Teller County's history alive! The tour consists of seven routes that recreate the sights and sounds of Colorado's history - from the voices of the Utes and homesteaders to the sounds of steam trains and the gold rush.... highlighting the historical legacy of Teller County which can be taken singly or in sequence -- physically or virtually. Each includes a narrative enlivened by current and historical photos highlighting suggested stops, points of interest that can be viewed from the road, and optional excursions off route. Audio and video clips convey the flavor the past through oral histories and re-enactments of historic characters.
First of its kind mobile app about Teller County now available on your iPhone and your Android device!

Saturday Family Fun with the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society

When: Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Learn about the stars and planets with the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society. Create your own constellation craft!

Bright Beginnings Baby Shower

When: Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Expectant parents, and new parents with a baby up to eleven months old are invited to attend a BABY SHOWER. Each family will receive a bag of literacy materials from Colorado based Bright by Three. Learn fun and easy things to do with your baby that will encourage brain development, cognition and more. Registration is required and limited to 25 families. Older siblings welcome. Location: The Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.
Library: Manitou Springs Library

The Undercover Book Club

When: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Join us for a lively book discussion and refreshments. The book club selection may be picked up at the library any time during the 30 days before the book club meets. New members are always welcome.

Seed Saving with David Woolley of the Manitou Seed Library

When: Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Upstairs

David will teach us how to gather seeds from this year's plants and how to preserve them so they will be viable seeds to plant in the spring.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 24, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.
Library: Manitou Springs Library

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

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.

Bookworms!: A kids book club

When: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

We are a "Page to Screen" book club for all ages. We read books that have been made into movies! Contact Crystal at ccarter@ppld.org for more information.

Storytime

When: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Stories and more for children age 3 and older.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.
Library: Manitou Springs Library

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

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.

Storytime

When: Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Stories and more for children age 3 and older.


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