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 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Programs and Events for Kids: Old Colorado City Library

Stories & Stuff

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

School age kids can join us for a special library adventure where they listen to lively stories and engage in hands-on activities.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Summer Morning Fun: Eric West’s Music for Kids

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Westside Community Center (1628 W. Bijou St 80904 )

Eric West’s program is a fun, audience-involved musical
adventure. With his trunk filled with homemade, ethnic
and “found” instruments, dancing limberjacks, and
puppets, Eric gets everyone involved!

Mondrian Paper Art for Kids 7-Up Summer Program

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Mondrian Paper Art for Kids – with scissors and tape, kids will create Mondrian inspired art.For ages 7 & up

No Stories & Stuff due to library closure!

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

No Stories & Stuff

No Paws to Read due to library closure!

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

No Paws to Read

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Summer Morning Fun: Critters Galore! By Kathy’s Kritters

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Westside Community Center (1628 W. Bijou St 80904 )

Get a close up look at a variety of animals, including
hedgehogs, turtles, snakes, and other fascinating reptiles!
Add to the fun by making some creative animal crafts!

Tween Tech Club

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Don't just play video games---Create one yourself! Learn how computer programs are built using a fun software program, Scratch. It allows you to put together blocks of code to make your characters, games, and animated cards work. We will explore additional types of fun software in future sessions. Ages 9-12

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

Family Craft Night-Puzzle Making

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Come build your own puzzle. Children ages 7-12 accompanied by an adult are encouraged to join us the first for this special craft night.

Stories & Stuff

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

School age kids can join us for a special library adventure where they listen to lively stories and engage in hands-on activities.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Summer Morning Fun: Zumba for Kids by My Gym of Colorado Springs

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Westside Community Center (1628 W. Bijou St 80904 )

Perfect for our youngest Zumba fans! Kids 4-11 years old
get the chance to be active, socialize with friends, and
jam out to their favorite music.

Wilderness Readiness for Kids-7-Up Summer Program

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City 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 ages 7 & up.

Stories & Stuff

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

School age kids can join us for a special library adventure where they listen to lively stories and engage in hands-on activities.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.


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