InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Monday, May 25, in honor of Memorial Day.
InformationFriday, May 22: The Penrose Library Children’s area is closed this morning for renovations.

Programs

Library Program

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - All Day
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Stay tuned for more information!

Falcon Book Club

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for conversation and fun, no registration required. For more information, contact Karen Wood at krwoodco@msn.com

80s Style Bracelets (Ages 9-18)

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make some styling 80s bracelets such as a vinyl tube, slap, friendship, and safety pin bracelets.

Simply Moving

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for a relaxing, yet invigorating session of simple stretching and movement. Learn easy to implement healthy lifestyle tips, too! Please bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration encouraged, but not required.

Summer Reading Program Volunteer Training

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Training for the Summer Reading Program Volunteers. Must have already been accepted as a volunteer for this summer.

Summer Reading Program Volunteer Training

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Training for the Summer Reading Program Volunteers. Must have already been accepted as a volunteer for this summer.

Manic Monday: Maskarade (Ages 7-13)

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Come and make a fun mask, either for your superhero costume or for your next masquerade.

Relay for Life Meeting

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at HI Study Room (paper sign-in)

Meeting will commence in community room

Digging For Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Monthly meeting for those researching thier family history.

Crafts from Comic Books (Ages 9-18)

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make necklaces and other fun stuff from old comic books.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.

Manic Monday: Take Flight (Ages 7-13)

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make paper airplanes, helicopters, and other flying objects.

Bobcat Meadows Metropolitan Water Board District

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Elected county officials who are Directors of
the Water Board meet to discuss budgets, laws and residents of their District needs

Hunger Games Inspired Mini Crossbow (Ages 13-18)

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make a miniature cross bow from household supplies. Registration required.

Anime Club

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Meet other Anime lovers and watch anime videos/movies. Open to ages 13-18.

Library Program

When: Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Stay tuned for more information!

Paper Craft Creations

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun project to make and take. Space is limited, so please call the number below to register. This program is for ages 14 and up.

Manic Monday: Homemade Paper (Ages 7-13)

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make your own paper from recycled paper and plants. Leave your paper with us and make all natural paints next week to decorate your paper.

Galaxy Tie-Dye (Ages 13-18)

When: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Bring your own T-shirts or other items to tie dye galaxy style (darker items are best). All supplies will be provided (including a handkerchief or another item if you forget your own). Registration required.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.


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Read English Study Group is designed for native English speakers and English language learners. The purpose of this study group is to help learners improve their reading and comprehension skills. Participants are matched with others who are at a similar skill level.

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Family Fun with BEES!

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

Family Fun with BEES! Meet a beekeeper from Pikes Peak Beekeepers, who will bring some bees (in an enclosed container). Learn about these fascinating bee-ings, and make a buzzy craft!

Every Hero has a Story: Book Break!

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

EVERY DAY HEROES BOOK BREAK
Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!

Every Hero has a Story: Book Break!

When: Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

EVERY DAY HEROES BOOK BREAK
Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!

Every Hero has a Story: Book Break!

When: Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

EVERY DAY HEROES BOOK BREAK
Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!


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Teen Study Room - AfterMath

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Free!!! Experienced math tutors assist students of all ages and grade levels. Drop in for help with your math questions.

AfterMath

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Free!!! Experienced math tutors assist students of all ages and grade levels. Drop in for help with your math questions.

Family Fun - The Super Ann Show

When: Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Look! Up on the stage! It’s a magician! No, it’s a juggler! No, it’s a comedian! Wait, it’s a little bit of all three. It’s SUPER ANN!!

Ann Lincoln will perform amazing feats of strength and courage in this one-of-a-kind Magic, Juggling and Comedy Show. When she finds out that “Every Hero has a Story”, Ann is inspired by the people and characters in books she has read. In her show she will escape from a strait jacket, juggle bowling balls and even bring along some of her “Wonder Pets” to perform also!

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 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, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 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, flannel boards, 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, May 29, 2015 - 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, May 29, 2015 - 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, puzzles and other developmentally appropriate toys. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 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.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and build LEGOs to your heart's content with fellow enthusiasts using the library LEGOs.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 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 - Dinosaurs!

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Experience almost real dinosaurs from the Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

Stories and Crafts - Everyday Adventures

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 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 05, 2015 - 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 05, 2015 - 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, puzzles and other developmentally appropriate toys. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 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.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Come and build LEGOs to your heart's content with fellow enthusiasts using the library LEGOs.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 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.

Book Break - Community Heroes

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Come hear a story of two, read by a community hero. This will be held in the Children's Area.

Summer Morning Fun - Super Rabbit and Hero Hares!

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Super Rabbit and the Hero Hares! Join Connie Elstun and her flying bunny, in a historical tour of 1940’s American comic book heroes!

Stories and Crafts - Reading Superstars

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 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 12, 2015 - 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 12, 2015 - 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, puzzles and other developmentally appropriate toys. Everyone can help get the toys out AND everyone can help with pick up, too.

Paws to Read

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 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.

7-up - Painting for Kids: Joan Miró:

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 2:55 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Fun summer programs for kids 7 and up. Kids will paint what they don't see!


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Family Fun: Ronald McDonald

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Ronald McDonald is at his best in this classic show encouraging children to read! The show includes many important reading topics, plus is loaded with fun and laughs too! Ronald's 45 minute live show is free to your Library sponsored by your local McDonald's Restaurant.

Storytime

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Storytime introduces children ages 3-7 to picture books, flannel board stories, fingerplays, music, art, poetry, crafts, film and puppetry.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. Great for reluctant readers! No registration is required.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

Friday Fun: 5th Friday Surprise!

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come join us for an after school adventure. We'll provide the supplies, you bring your imagination.There's 5 Fridays this month! That means we get an extra day to do something fun. Stop by the library to participate in this month's surprise. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

Stories and Crafts: Wiz! Bam! Pow!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Join us in some summer fun as we read a few stories and do craft projects together. We are going to read fun stories about super heroes and make super hero crafts! Stories and crafts are chosen for school age children

Summer Morning Fun: Super Rabbit and the Hero Hares

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Comedy magician Connie Elstun and her live performing bunny "Super Rabbit" and his friends star in a family magic show that is centered around their favorite cartoon rabbit Bugs Bunny as "Super Rabbit" in 1943. The audience is treated to a hysterical history tour of the American comic book Heroes of the 1940's presented by Connie and her lively Bunny and Birdie crew. Plus Super Rabbit can fly!

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. Great for reluctant readers! No registration is required.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

Every Day Heroes Book Break

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!

Summer Friday Fun: 7 Up: Greg Acker Drum Workshop

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

7 up and Friday Fun combine for an awesome summer event. Greg Acker Drum Workshop: Dance! Move! Play! And experience Western African drumming.
For ages 7 & older.

Stories and Crafts: Just Imagine

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Join us in some summer fun as we read a few stories and do craft projects together. Stories and crafts are chosen for school age children

Summer Morning Fun: Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Get up close and personal with dinosaur fossils, claws, teeth, and skulls! Take home a dinosaur rubbing, play a game, and snap a dinosaur photo with your own camera – no, not a live dinosaur….but almost!(Best for ages 4 and up).

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. Great for reluctant readers! No registration is required.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

One and two-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.

LEGO Club

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come to the library to build and create with Legos!

Every Day Heroes Book Break

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story! Check with your location for dates and times.

Summer Friday Fun: 7 Up: Fun with Origami

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

7 up and Friday Fun combine for an awesome summer event. Origami Fun! Come make some awesome creations just by folding paper. Light snacks will be served. Perfect for tweens (9-12), with crafts in varying levels of difficulty available for ages 7 & up.

HO TWEENS - Fun with origami

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Origami Fun! Come make some awesome creations just by folding paper. Light snacks will be served. Perfect for tweens (9-12), with crafts in varying levels of difficulty available for ages 7 & up.

Stories and Crafts: Everyday Adventures

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Join us in some summer fun as we read a few stories and do craft projects together. Stories and crafts are chosen for school age children

Summer Morning Fun: All Breed Rescue & Training

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Join the super dogs from All Breed Rescue and Training for some frolicking fun.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. Great for reluctant readers! No registration is required.


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Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 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, May 27, 2015 - 10:50 AM - 11:05 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 1-and 2-year old children and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Storytime

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Storytimes at the library introduce children ages 3 through 7 to picture books,flannel board stories, finger plays, music, art, poetry, film and puppetry.

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Read, Rattle, and Rhyme.
This program is for babies under 1 year accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited.
Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 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, June 03, 2015 - 10:50 AM - 11:05 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 1-and 2-year old children and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join us in some summer fun as we read a few stories and do craft projects together. This special summer program is every Thursday morning during June and July. Stories and crafts are chosen for school age children.

Storytime

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Storytimes at the library introduce children ages 3 through 7 to picture books,flannel board stories, finger plays, music, art, poetry, film and puppetry.

Mini Masterminds!

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Stretch your noggin, both in creativity and processing power.

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Read, Rattle, and Rhyme.
This program is for babies under 1 year accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited.
Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 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, June 10, 2015 - 10:50 AM - 11:05 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 1-and 2-year old children and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Stories and Crafts

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join us in some summer fun as we read a few stories and do craft projects together. This special summer program is every Thursday morning during June and July. Stories and crafts are chosen for school age children.

Storytime

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Storytimes at the library introduce children ages 3 through 7 to picture books,flannel board stories, finger plays, music, art, poetry, film and puppetry.

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Read, Rattle, and Rhyme.
This program is for babies under 1 year accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited.
Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

7-UP

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

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Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 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.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 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, June 17, 2015 - 10:50 AM - 11:05 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 1-and 2-year old children and caregivers.) Approximately 20 minutes.


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Storytime

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs! Call to confirm: 531-6333 X. 2403.




Sunday Matinee - Guardians of the Galaxy

When: Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

"A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe."

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!




Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Come to Penrose Library after school each Wednesday in May to relax and watch an episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Then in the Summer we will continue to show a couple of episodes every Wednesday until we finish the first Season at the end of July.

Ages 9-18 only! Ages 9 to 11 must be accompanied by someone 12-18 or have an adult in the building.

Storytime

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs! Call to confirm: 531-6333 X. 2403.




String Art!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - All Day
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

All ages are welcome to come and celebrate the start of our Summer Reading Program by adding a piece of string to our String Art projects scattered throughout the library! We need your to help make our library colorful!

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens 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 to 10 babies with accompanying adult.
(20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.

Summer Fun --Greg Acker

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Greg Acker: Every hero has a story… this one’s from West Africa!

Summer Fun -- Greg Acker

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Greg Acker: Every hero has a story… this one’s from West Africa!

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Come to Penrose Library each Wednesday afternoon during the summer to relax and watch two episodes of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. We began the season in May and continue on the first Wednesday of June with episodes 5 and 6.

Ages 9-18 only! Ages 9 to 11 must be accompanied by someone 12-18 or have an adult in the building.

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!




Lazy Lego Afternoon

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Come to the library to build and create with Legos!

Summer Fun -- Neil McIntyre

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Neil McIntyre as Mr. Kneel with fun Hip Hop for kids

Storytime

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for pre-schoolers (3-5 year olds).

Paws To Read

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs! Call to confirm: 531-6333 X. 2403.




Baby Time

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens 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 to 10 babies with accompanying adult.
(20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Rhymes, books, and songs for children 1-2 years old.


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Summer Morning Fun - Super Rabbit and the Hero Hares!

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Where: Palmer Lake Library - 66 Lower Glenway

Join Connie Elstun and her flying bunny, in a historical tour of 1940’s American comic book heroes!

Summer Morning Fun - Live Bunnies!

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Where: Palmer Lake Library - 66 Lower Glenway

Meet Laura Foye and her bunnies! It will be a hoppin’ good time!

Summer Morning Fun - Puppet Show

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Where: Palmer Lake Library - 66 Lower Glenway

“The Adventures of Valiant Simon and Brave Margaret” A Woofumdust Puppets Show with Alanna Jones.


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Family Fun- Ann Lincoln: The Super Ann Show

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Look! Up on the stage! It’s a magician! No, it’s a juggler! No, it’s a comedian! Wait, it’s a little bit of all three. It’s SUPER ANN!!

Ann Lincoln will perform amazing feats of strength and courage in this one-of-a-kind Magic, Juggling and Comedy Show. When she finds out that “Every Hero has a Story”, Ann is inspired by the people and characters in books she has read. In her show she will escape from a strait jacket, juggle bowling balls and even bring along some of her “Wonder Pets” to perform also!

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Family Film Night: Into the Woods

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join us for film "Into the Woods," Rated PG. Light refreshments included.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Storytime

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

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

Stories & Crafts

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

As part of our Summer Reading Program, this program geared for ages 4-8 and involves a few fun books, & crafts

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Family Craft Night

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Children ages 7-12 accompanied by an adult are encouraged to join us the first Tuesday of every month for a special craft night. We will be finger knitting, making tee-shirt bags, and more!

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Everyday Heroes Book Break

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!

Summer Morning Fun- Gregory Acker, Drumming & African Percussion & Dancing

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Westside Community Center (1628 W. Bijou St 80904 )

Gregory Acker, Drumming & African Percussion & Dancing

Every Hero Has A Story… This one’s from West Africa.
Join Guinean dancer Hamidou Koivogui on a journey back to the village, with djembe and dun-dun drumming, songs, and participatory dances that everyone can learn!

This program is held at the Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St. 80904.

Stories & Crafts

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

As part of our Summer Reading Program, this program geared for ages 4-8 and involves a few fun books, & crafts

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

This program gives an introduction to the delights of rhyme, rhythm, and a few special stories as a first step to reading for 1 and 2-year-old children and caregivers.

Everyday Heroes Book Break

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Come and meet a Pikes Peak Local Hero and listen to a story!

Summer Morning Fun-Kathy's Kritters

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Westside Community Center (1628 W. Bijou St 80904 )

Meet Kathy’s Kritters! Reptiles, hedgehogs, and critters galore!

This Program is held at the Westside community Center 1628 W. Bijou St.

Tween Tech Club

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Don't just play video games---Create one yourself! Learn how computer programs are built using a fun software program, Scratch. It allows you to put together blocks of code to make your characters, games, and animated cards work. We will explore additional types of fun software in future sessions. Ages 8-12

Stories & Crafts

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

As part of our Summer Reading Program, this program geared for ages 4-8 and involves a few fun books, & crafts

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog.


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Explorers of the Micro-Cosmos

When: Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Calling all budding young scientists who would like to participate in a very fun program in which we'll explore the micro-cosmos, using portable microscopes developed and supplied by Stanford University. You will be helping the university to gather research for their foldscope project. For ages 9-18. Registration is required and limited. Don't miss this chance to indulge your curious mind.

Story Time

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. (30 minutes)

Story Time

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environment. (30 minutes)

Paws to Read

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive

Children practice reading and building fluency by reading to a Paws- to-Read dog.

Refresher Training for returning Teen Volunteers

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Study Room

Returning Summer Reading teen volunteers can drop by and spend about 45 minutes obtaining the needed information for the 2015 Summer Reading Program. They will also complete the necessary paperwork.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Summer Reading Kickoff Program

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Magic and reading fun abound with special guest Ronald McDonald. Don't miss this kick-off to our Summer Reading Program. Sign up and learn all about other exciting programs coming up in June and July.

Summer Reading Program - Jim Jackson

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Jim Jackson from The MAT! with “Busker the Circus Dog” Don't miss the fun!

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Stories & Crafts - Unlikely Heroes

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Themed stories and a coordinating craft each week. Suggested for elementary school students. We'll read stories about "Unlikely Heroes" and make superhero wristbands and "super kid" door hangers.

Summer Reading Program - Beth Epley

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Beth Epley will dare you to dream and discover the heroes in your own backyard.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Stories & Crafts - Danger stories

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Themed stories and a coordinating craft. Suggested for elementary school students.

Art for Children 7 years old and up

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Painting in the Joan Miro style.

Summer Reading Program -Inspector Magic

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Inspector Magic will make you laugh and learn about historical heroes!

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

One and two-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.
(20-25 minutes)

Stories & Crafts - Super Secret Ninja Spies

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Themed stories and a coordinating craft. Suggested for elementary school students. We'll read Super Secret Ninja Spy books and make Ninja Balloon faces and a Super Secret Message Decoder.

Lego Club

When: Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Build Legos to your heart's content with fellow enthusiasts.


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