Programs

05/28/2009

New this year: an emphasis on toddlers and “tweens”

Colorado Springs, Colo. – Beginning Monday, children from birth to 18 are invited to visit the library for Pikes Peak Library District’s annual summer reading program. This year’s “Be Creative” program gives tots, tweens and teens a chance to showcase their artistic talents and enjoy imaginative performances from local puppeteers, storytellers, musicians, magicians, and actors.

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Book Break

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Lib21c

A short read-aloud session in the Children's department that is particularly suitable for preschoolers.

Chess and Checkers

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c

Enjoy playing chess and checkers at the library with your friends. We'll have all you need for a friendly game or two. Find us near the teen and maker spaces!

Weekend Warrior DIY: Pumpkins with Tools

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Use different hand tools and create new ways to carve and decorate pumpkins. Must have a Makerspace Use Agreement on file. It is suggested that you attend Makerspace Safefty 101. Registration Required.

Friday FUN! Movie Mania!

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Friday FUN! Movie Mania! is an interactive program for elementary-aged children which meets right after school. This week is Movie Mania! Movies rated G and PG are shown. Light snacks are provided.

Colorado Family Action

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at Ent Conference Center

Training meeting for volunteers

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library -Study Rooms at Study Room 2

Sand Creek Forensics Team

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library -Study Rooms at Study Room 3

Preparing for a speech/debate tournament on Saturday at St. Mary's High School. I am the coach of the team.

OPM

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c-Conference/Study Rooms at B 3

Interview

Paws to Read

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 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.

Tween Art Club

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you are between the ages of 9-12, join us twice a month for various art projects. This program is for Tweens (ages9-12) only.

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