Programs and Events for Teens

Retro Gaming Day

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Interactive monthly gaming featuring: Atari 2600, Original Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis, Nintendo 64, Playstation 1, Playstation 2, and Nintendo Gamecube.

Players get to choose their console and game to play.

Sign up for a time slot the day of the event.
15 minute time slots, multiple players may stack time up to 30 minutes for team play with friends.

Teen programs

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Teen programs

Yo-Yo Club

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

Join yo-yo enthusiasts from the Colorado Springs area for an afternoon of learning new tricks!

All levels welcome. For ages 9 and up.

Monday Funday: Playing Card Wallet

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Every second and fourth Monday in the East Teen Center, we will be hosting an all day craft project. Today, we will "get in the game" by making wallets out of plyaing cards. Come join us and create something awesome!

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, June 27, 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.

Summer Reading 7-Up Program - Mondrian Paper Art for Kids

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come create Mondrian Paper Art! At this event, for children 7 and older only, kids will create Mondrian inspired art using scissors and tape.

Afternoon Gaming - Grades 6-12

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Join us every Monday from June 1-July 31 for a different video or board game. Use this time to practice for our first ever Gaming Tournament at the end of July (Thur., July 28 from 3-5 p.m.). Snacks will be provided!

Program for grades 6-12.

Chess Club and Tabletop Gaming

When: Monday, June 27, 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!

Game On

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

Love Video Games? From next generation to old school classics, stop by and play for a while!

55+ Computer Basics

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills (This class uses computers with the Windows 8.1 operating system).
Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Tuesday, June 28, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 9-11 a.m.
Wednesday, June 29, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 9-11a.m.


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