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Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Programs and Events for Kids: Sand Creek Library

Star Trek Movie Marathon: Insurrection (1998)

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)
Rated: PG 103 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and listen to some great new stories and make crafts. Best for school age children, but preschoolers welcome if they bring a patient parent/grandparent with them.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

One,two and three-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. Program lasts 15-20 minutes.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

In the Children's Area. Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting 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.

Summer Morning Fun - Colorado Spring Utilities

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Ready, Set… Drink Water! By Colorado Springs Utilities
Get blasted by the cloud cannon, take a vapor shower, and race the Utilities water expert in a water relay! It’s all about water – keeps you healthy, happy and clean.

Star Trek Movie Marathon: Nemesis (2002)

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
Rated: PG-13 116 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and listen to some great new stories and make crafts. Best for school age children, but preschoolers welcome if they bring a patient parent/grandparent with them.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

One,two and three-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. Program lasts 15-20 minutes.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

In the Children's Area. Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and build with the library LEGOs. You will help get the LEGOs out AND you will help pick up and put the LEGOs away. Best for ages 5-12 and their families.

7-UP - Wilderness Survival for Kids

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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. Ages 7 and older, and their families.

Chess Club and Tabletop Gaming

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for an hour (or more?!) of fun and games playing chess and board games! Enjoy a game of strategy and cunning with this chess club for players of all experience levels. Compete again friends (new or old) or come beat the pants off the Sand Creek Staff. Refreshments provided!

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting 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.

Summer Morning Fun - Have a Field Day!

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Star Trek Movie Marathon: Star Trek (2009)

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek (2009)
Rated: PG-13 127 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and listen to some great new stories and make crafts. Best for school age children, but preschoolers welcome if they bring a patient parent/grandparent with them.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

One,two and three-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. Program lasts 15-20 minutes.

Tots and Blocks

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

In the Children's Area. Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog.

Saturday afternoon movie: Ice Age

When: Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Today's movie is:Ice Age
It is rated: and is minutes long.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and build with the library LEGOs. You will help get the LEGOs out AND you will help pick up and put the LEGOs away. Best for ages 5-12 and their families.

Chess Club and Tabletop Gaming

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for an hour (or more?!) of fun and games playing chess and board games! Enjoy a game of strategy and cunning with this chess club for players of all experience levels. Compete again friends (new or old) or come beat the pants off the Sand Creek Staff. Refreshments provided!


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