Programs and Events for Adults: Manitou Springs Library

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Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Manitou Art Center at 515 Manitou Ave.

Teen and Tween End of Srp Party

When: Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

End of srp party including food, costumes, etc.

Needles at the Library!

When: Monday, August 04, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Join us at the Manitou Springs Library for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, cross stitch or any kind of hand work. You'll find free patterns, needlepoint and knitting books, free yarn and good conversation. Bring your hand work projects and join us. Beginners to expert, all are welcome.

Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Manitou Art Center at 515 Manitou Ave.

Manitou Teen Anime/Manga Club

When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

A club for teens in 7th through 12th grade where we'll watch anime, talk about and draw manga, make crafts, and have snacks. No registration required!

Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Manitou Art Center at 515 Manitou Ave.

Teen Program- Novel Characters Book Club

When: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Discuss any book you have read recently. Snacks provided.

Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Manitou Art Center at 515 Manitou Ave.

Undercover Book Club

When: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Join us for a lively discussion and refreshments. The book club choice may be picked up at the library's front desk. Everyone is welcome.

Teen Craft- decorative collage items

When: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Have snacks and make decorative collage items to keep.

From Rock 'n' Roll to Rock-a-Bye: Hit Song Induced Flashbacks

When: Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

How and Why Hit Song Induced Flashbacks Can be Effective as a Drug.

During the 1970’s and 80’s, Terry Woodford was a hit record producer, songwriter, engineer and music publisher for top acts such as: The Commodores, Jimmy Buffet, The Temptations, Alabama, Hank Williams Jr., Wayne Newton, Barbara Mandrell, Jerry Butler, John Kay of Steppenwolf, The Supremes and many others. He left the entertainment industry to create and spread the use of his therapeutic music to comfort and help people sleep. He has sold over 3.4 million copies of his recording of traditional nursery songs with a heartbeat rhythm to calm infants, children, adults and even dogs. Terry will reveal how and why listening to favorite songs from your past can be as powerful and mood altering as a drug. He will explain how hit recordings were crafted to move you. His Heartbeat Lullabies have been discovered to counteract the symptoms caused by Insomnia, Anxiety, PTSD, Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Chronic pain. All attendees receive a free Heartbeat Lullabies CD to comfort your baby, your dog, or yourself.

Aftermath Tutoring

When: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Aftermath tutoring program with local scholars for all ages, all levels. No cost and no registration required.