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Programs and Events for Kids: Rockrimmon Library

Author Talk with Lisa M. Bolt Simons

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Lisa M. Bolt Simons, author of Faribault Woolen Mill: Loomed in the Land of Lakes. Author Lisa M. Bolt Simons, former resident of the Rockrimmon area, will discuss her writing process and her research into the renowned Faribault Woolen Mill. Book signing and light refreshments to follow. Come discover the history and heritage woven into this iconic American brand. Please register for this FREE event online or at (719) 593-8000.

Summer Morning Fun- Cheerful Chickens

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Laura Foye is back with her colorful chickens! Chicken crafts will be provided to extend the fun!

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year olds and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year old children and caregivers.)Approximately 20 minutes.

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Stories & Stuff

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon 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.

Summer Morning Fun- Cretaceous Creatures by the Dinosaur Resource Center

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join the Dinosaur Resource Center and learn about dinosaurs, flying reptiles and marine reptiles that were around in the Cretaceous period about 65 million years ago. Touch claws, teeth and skulls of these marvelous animals. There is reference material to take home along with coloring sheets and you can even play a bean bag game about dinosaurs. We love questions, so come with yours and be sure and bring your camera!

Music and Movement for 2 and 3 year olds

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This 30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult.

Wilderness Survival for Tweens & Teens

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Wilderness Survival for Tweens & Teens

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year olds and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year old children and caregivers.)Approximately 20 minutes.

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Stories & Stuff

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon 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.

Summer Morning Fun- Dynamic Dance Parties

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

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

Music and Movement for 2 and 3 year olds

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This 30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult.

DIY Garden Stepping Stones, Part 1

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Learn how to make your own mosaic garden stepping stone and bring your creation home with you! All materials will be provided, but you are encouraged to bring any pieces of glass or ceramic that you would like to use.

This class will meet on Monday, July 18 to lay tiles and set the cement, and on Friday, July 22 to complete the stone after the cement has set.

All ages welcome, but children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Each participant must register online or at (719) 593-8000 for this FREE class.

Get in the Game: DIY Yo Yo Tricks, Face Paint, and Cup Stacking

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Come have some fun learning how to do cool yo-yo tricks, fast cup-stacking, and awesome face painting! Artists will be on hand to demonstrate and show you how. Ages 9-18. Part of the Summer Reading Program for kids and teens.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year olds and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year old children and caregivers.)Approximately 20 minutes.

Stay and Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Stories & Stuff

When: Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon 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.

DIY Garden Stepping Stones, Part 2

When: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Learn how to make your own mosaic garden stepping stone and bring your creation home with you! All materials will be provided, but you are encouraged to bring any pieces of glass or ceramic that you would like to use.

This class will meet on Monday, July 18 to lay tiles and set the cement, and on Friday, July 22 to complete the stone after the cement has set.

All ages welcome, but children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Each participant must register online or at (719) 593-8000 for this FREE class.

Music and Movement for 2 and 3 year olds

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This 30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year olds and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This program gives toddlers an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading. (For one and two-year old children and caregivers.)Approximately 20 minutes.


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