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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Finding Info @ Our Library

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Finding Info @ Our Library classes

Staff Maker Kit Training: circuits

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Training for staff on how to use the circuits kits for maker programming

PPLD Circulation Trainers

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at 2nd Floor Training Room

Circ Trainers Go-to-Meeting

Computer Basics at Ruth Holley

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Computer and Internet basics for beginners using tutorial-based coaching. No pre-registration. Walk-ins welcome. Bring your own head-phones or ear-buds. Or you can purchase ear-buds for $1 at the cutomer service desk for this class.

Stay & Play Story Time

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come read, rhyme and rock! A very interactive storytime that engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys, games and activities to enhance your child’s early literacy learning!

Ice House Book Discussion

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Join us for a guided book discussion on Who Owns the Ice House? Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur, wherein Pulitzer Nominee Clifton Taulbert chronicles his life journey in the 1950s Mississippi Delta at the height of legal segregation and the life-changing influence of his Uncle Cleve, while co-author Gary Schoeniger captures the entrepreneurial life-lessons that can empower anyone to succeed.

Philip's Tai Chi & Qi Gong

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi & Qi Gong

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Special Needs Support Group

Storytime

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Stories and more for children ages 3 and older. Check your branch, or the Children's section, for storytime themes.

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 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.


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