Programs and Events for Kids: Penrose Library

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, May 04, 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!




Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, May 07, 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, May 07, 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.

Boho Floral Crown Workshop

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

This free class will teach you the fundamentals of creating wearable art! We will create a floral crown for you and your child, or a gift you can give your mom for Mother's Day. Leave with your very own floral crown, and if you want to wear it out, we strongly encourage that! All supplies and tools will be provided.
Ages 10 and up. Ages 10-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration required. Please call (719)389-8968 to register. Please register each participant separately.

Free Comic Book Day

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Celebrate Free Comic Book Day at Penrose Library! We will have a button maker and green screen set up from 2-4 p.m. to commemorate the day. All ages welcome to attend.

Free Comics will be available to everyone while supplies last! Please only one per person.

Baby Time

When: Monday, May 09, 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, May 10, 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, May 10, 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.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, May 11, 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!




Storytime

When: Saturday, May 14, 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.

Family Fun

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Fun events suitable for the whole family!

Sunday Matinee: Strange Magic

When: Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Bog King (Alan Cumming) leader of the Dark Forest, hates the notion of love and has ordered the destruction of all primroses, which are an essential ingredient of love potions. However, when he meets Marianne (Evan Rachel Wood), a feisty fairy princess whose heart was broken by a philandering fiance, he begins to change his mind. Meanwhile, an elf named Sunny (Elijah Kelley) makes his way to the Dark Forest to collect enough primrose petals for a potion of his own.

Baby Time

When: Monday, May 16, 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, May 17, 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, May 17, 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.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, May 18, 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!




SRP Volunteer Training

When: Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Training for Summer Reading Teen volunteers

Storytime

When: Saturday, May 21, 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.

Tween Event -- Hot Glue Jewelry!

When: Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Hot Glue Jewelry!
Come craft yourself some COOL jewelry using HOT glue.
This is a perfect way to use up any old nail polish you have at home- Please bring some! (Ask first!)
Ages 9-12 only please.


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