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 due to floor refinishing.

Programs and Events for Kids: Penrose Library

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Summer Morning Fun - Have a Field Day

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

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

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!




LEGOs

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come and enjoy a lazy LEGO afternoon Thursdays in June and July at 2 p.m. in the Penrose Library Children's room. What will you build next?

PAW Patrol Book Break with CSPD Officers

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Love PAW Patrol on Nickelodeon? Join CSPD Officers for a fun story and activity from the series!

Summer Morning Fun - Dynamic Dance Parties

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Get ready to rock the day away with streamers, shakers, music, and lots of movement! Recommended for ages 7 and under with their grownups.

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Baby Time

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited to 10 babies with accompanying adult.
(20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Summer Reading 7-Up Program - Wilderness Readiness for Kids

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Wilderness Readiness for Kids! Calling all adventurers ages 7 and older! Test your mettle and practice your wilderness readiness skills. Learn how to survive if you get lost in the wild.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Summer Morning Fun - Ready, Set...Drink Water! By Colorado Springs Utilities

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Get blasted by the cloud cannon, take a vapor shower, and play a water game with a Utilities water expert! It’s all about water – keeps you healthy, happy and clean.

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!




LEGOs

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come and enjoy a lazy LEGO afternoon Thursdays in June and July at 2 p.m. in the Penrose Library Children's room. What will you build next?

Summer Morning Fun - The Elstun's Magic: Strength in Numbers Show

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

The Elstun's are a real live married Magic Team! Two magicians equal twice the magic and twice the magic equals double the fun! Master Magician Dave Elstun, Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun, and a real live wizard rabbit present an exciting, family-friendly comedy show!

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Baby Time

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited to 10 babies with accompanying adult.
(20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Summer Morning Fun - Shake, Rattle and Roll!

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Bring your dancing shoes and get ready for a rollickin' good time moving to the beat as you learn some fun dances and get low, really low, for the Limbo. Recommended for ages 6 & up.


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