InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., Feb. 15 for President's Day.

Programs and Events for Kids: Sand Creek Library

Storytime

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

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, February 12, 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, February 12, 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, February 12, 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, February 16, 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.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, February 19, 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, February 19, 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, February 19, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Saturday afternoon movie: Hotel Transylvania 2

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Today's movie is: Hotel Transylvania 2
It is rated: PG and is 89 minutes long.

Play with Me, Teach Me - Bright From the Start

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Graduates of Bright from the Start workshops held at Sand Creek in October are eligible to participate in this playgroup. Send an email to: mphilbrick@ppld.org for more information.

Eat, Play, Grow!

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come enjoy stories, crafts, music & movement and a healthy snack as we focus on fitness, nutrition and fun! This program will run as an 11-week series from Feb. 23-May 3 and is provided in partnership with the Dept. of Human Services. Registration required. Register from our online calendar or call us at 719-597-7070. Geared towards ages 2-5 with a favorite adult, but younger and older siblings are welcome. Please register each child who will be attending and note any food allergy concerns.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, February 26, 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, February 26, 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, February 26, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog.

Family Fun: Friend Fest

When: Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Celebrate International Friendship Month with some of your favorite book characters; Frog & Toad, Elephant & Piggie, and many more! Make a craft for a special friend, play games, and listen to stories of friendship.

Family Fun Film: The Many Adventures of Winnie The Pooh

When: Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

In honor of International Friendship Month, join us to watch The Many Adventures of Winnie The Pooh (rated G, 74 minutes)! Pooh and all his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood sing their way through adventures that encompass honey, bees, bouncing, balloons, Eeyore's birthday, floods, and Pooh sticks.

Play with Me, Teach Me - Bright From the Start

When: Monday, February 29, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Graduates of Bright from the Start workshops held at Sand Creek in October are eligible to participate in this playgroup. Send an email to: mphilbrick@ppld.org for more information.

Eat, Play, Grow!

When: Tuesday, March 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come enjoy stories, crafts, music & movement and a healthy snack as we focus on fitness, nutrition and fun! This program will run as an 11-week series from Feb. 23-May 3 and is provided in partnership with the Dept. of Human Services. Registration required. Register from our online calendar or call us at 719-597-7070. Geared towards ages 2-5 with a favorite adult, but younger and older siblings are welcome. Please register each child who will be attending and note any food allergy concerns.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, March 02, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment.

Toddler Time

When: Friday, March 04, 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, March 04, 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, March 04, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Saturday, March 05, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Come and build LEGOs to your heart's content with fellow enthusiasts using the library LEGOs. Best for ages 5-12 and their families.


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