Programs and Events for Kids: Sand Creek Library

Summer Morning Fun - Cheerful Chickens

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Star Trek Movie Marathon: The Final Frontier (1989)

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Rated: PG 107 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 02, 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, June 03, 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, June 03, 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, June 03, 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.

Healthy Living Through Stingless Beekeeping

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Learn how to create habitat and simple structures in your own backyard for native bee pollinators. Bees pollinate 70% of all flowering plants including many of the fruits and vegetables we eat. Leave with knowledge and native wildflower seed to attract your own bees.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, June 06, 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.

CSPD presents Paw Patrol

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Come hear a Colorado Springs Police Officer read from Paw Patrol! Meet in the Children's Area.

Chess Club and Tabletop Gaming

When: Monday, June 06, 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, June 07, 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 - Games of the Imagination with Beth Epley

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Exercise your creativity and learn to play in new ways. The goal is laughter. You will score as the stories shape up and go completely out of bounds. Sing, dance, take a chance!

Star Trek Movie Marathon: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
Rated: PG 113 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 09, 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, June 10, 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, June 10, 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, June 10, 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, June 13, 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 - Zentangle

When: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Zentangle Scratch Art for Kids- kids will create cool, creative scratch art in the Zentangle style. Ages 7 and older, and their families.

Chess Club and Tabletop Gaming

When: Monday, June 13, 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, June 14, 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 - Kathy's Kritters

When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Critters Galore! By Kathy’s Kritters
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! (all ages)

Star Trek Movie Marathon: Generations (1994)

When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Rated: PG 118 min.

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 16, 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, June 17, 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.


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