InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Thurs., July 7 due to floor refinishing.

Programs and Events for Kids: High Prairie Library

Fantastic Fridays: Color Run Melted Crayon Art (Ages 13 & Up)

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Fun programs for tweens & teens

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Tots and Blocks!

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Whether you and your child came for Toddler Time or not, two to five years olds are invited to come and play with blocks! Create something awesome and interact with other tots! Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Kids On the Move!: Balloon Pop/Balloon Between Legs Relays

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for a different physical activity each week!

Stories & Stuff!: Music and Movement

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

School age kids (5+) can join us for a special library adventure where they listen to lively stories and engage with hands-on activities!

Summer Morning Fun: Busy Bees

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Are you interested in honeybees and beekeeping? Meet experienced beekeepers from Pikes Peak Beekeepers, who will bring some bees (in an enclosed observation hive). Learn about these fascinating bee-ings, and make a buzzy craft! (All Ages)

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Food Art

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us as we make a new healthy snack each week! For ages 9-18.

Paws To Read

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.

Fantastic Fridays: Just Bead It (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Fun crafts with pony beads.

Outdoor Explorers Club!: Insect Hunt

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Come and join us as we explore the outside! We will do a different activity each week outside no matter what the weather is. Get in touch with nature, get some fresh air, and have fun! For ages 6-13.

Summer Math- Math Practice (Grades K-6th)

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Keep up with your math skills over the summer. Drop in for free math practice and help with any math troubles.

Snuggle Up Summer Movie: Space Jam (Rated PG)

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for lemonade, popcorn and a movie! Feel free to come in your pajamas, bring a favorite cuddly and blanket. For all ages.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting 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)

Tots and Blocks!

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Whether you and your child came for Toddler Time or not, two to five years olds are invited to come and play with blocks! Create something awesome and interact with other tots! Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

7-Up: Wilderness Readiness for Kids

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Calling all adventurers! Test your mettle and practice your wilderness readiness skills. Learn how to survive if you get lost in the wild. For kids 7-12.

Kids On the Move!: Follow The Leader/Animal Races

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for a different physical activity each week!

Stories & Stuff!: Breezy Bicycles

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

School age kids (5+) can join us for a special library adventure where they listen to lively stories and engage with hands-on activities!

Lego Mania

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Show off your creativity with this family event.Please do not bring your own LEGOs and all masterpieces remain at the library. (However, donations are gladly accepted!)

Summer Morning Fun: Have a Field Day!

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Have a field day with a sack race, relays, weight-lifting, hula hoops and more. Make yourself a medal when you are finished!

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Pita Pizzas

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us as we make a new healthy snack each week! For ages 9-18.

Paws To Read

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.


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