InformationAll library facilities will be closed Sunday, April 5. Happy Easter!

Events

01/04/2011

The Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District’s Winter Book Sale will run January 28 - 30 at East Library (5550 N. Union Blvd.) in the Community Meeting Room. Only Friends Members are invited on Friday, January 28 from 4 - 7 p.m. The general public is welcome on Saturday, January 29, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. On Sunday, January 30, there will be a $5 bag sale for the public from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., with bags supplied by the Friends.

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Storytime

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.

Superhero Spring Break Party

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make superhero related crafts and other fun activities. Come dressed as your favorite superhero.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Lego Mania

When: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Show off your creativity with this family event.Please do not bring your own LEGOs and all masterpieces remain at the library. (However, donations are gladly accepted!)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.

Family Fun: Inspector Magic - Magic Safari of Books

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

More fun than a barrel of monkeys when you monkey around with Inspector Magic at the library. This family magic show is filled with interactive storytelling, magic, puppetry and ventriloquism. Children will help magician Inspector Magic search for the Hollywood movie star, King Kong, the world’s largest gorilla. They will have great fun while they learn about the Dewey Decimal Classification System and that the library is the best place to find information. King Kong is found, and the children willingly make a promise to him to read 5 books over the weekend! One lucky audience member gets to release the Ooey Gooey Flying Bookworms. Great for all ages!

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Homeschool Lunch @ your Library: Young Rembrandts - Funny Bunnies

When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join an instructor from Young Rembrandts as you learn to draw a variety of funny bunnies. Learn how to transform ordinary bunnies into fully-realized cartoon characters. Your drawings will capture fun scenes of our long-eared friends. This great lesson reinforced our understanding of proportion and strengthened our composition skills. Registration is required and must be between K-5th Grades.

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.

Altered Book Workshop (Ages 13-18)

When: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make a unique piece of art by altering a book. All supplies will be provided. Registration required.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Build Your Own Terrarium (Ages 9-18)

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

A terrarium is a sealed container where plants are grown. All supplies will be provided. Registration required.

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd.

Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog. No registration required.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie 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)


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Simply Moving

When: Friday, April 03, 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.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

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.

AARP Tax-Aide

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Free tax help for anyone

Digging For Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, April 07, 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.

Anime Club

When: Friday, April 10, 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.

CANCELLED-Family History 101

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Monthly workshop covering internet genealogy.

AARP Tax-Aide

When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Free tax help for anyone

Bobcat Meadows Metropolitan Water Board District

When: Tuesday, April 14, 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

Simply Moving

When: Friday, April 17, 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.

Altered Book Workshop (Ages 13-18)

When: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make a unique piece of art by altering a book. All supplies will be provided. Registration required.

Falcon Garden Club

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

We will be discussing various topics to be determined. Open to public, visitors are heartily invited to join us. Visit our website at www.falcongardenclub.org

Beginning Collage on Canvas Techniques

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Learn how to start making your personal collage on canvas from PPLD's Artist in Residence RoxAnne Krute. Registration is required. Patron must be 16 years of age to attend.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

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.

Paper Craft Creations

When: Monday, April 20, 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.

Build Your Own Terrarium (Ages 9-18)

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

A terrarium is a sealed container where plants are grown. All supplies will be provided. Registration required.

Anime Club

When: Friday, April 24, 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.

High Prairie Seed Library Grand Opening

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at HI Study Room (paper sign-in)

Come to the Grand Opening of the High Prairie Seed Library!! Learn how to "check out" seeds and meet fellow gardeners.

Disney Adventures-Vacation Travel Tips

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join Annette as she shares tips on how to plan your best Disney vacation EVER by using library resources and her "tips of the trade"!

Meditation for Practical, Creative Living

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join local author, Sunamita Lim, as she shares the "secret sauce for daily living". The practical benefits of meditation are boundless! From reducing stress, prevailing on nature’s beauty and serenity for creative and balanced living, to making progress with our lives, we must know we’re capable of doing much more with our inherent gifts. Meditation is a lifestyle tool for tapping our potential in every area of personal and professional growth. Techniques include: breathing, visualization, music, chanting, focusing on objects and nature meditation.

Falcon Book Club

When: Tuesday, April 28, 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

AARP Mature Safe Driving Program

When: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

The nation's first and largest classroom driver refresher course specially designed for motorists age 50 and older. Upon successfully completeing the course, graduates may present their course completion certificate to their insurance agents for a discount. Charge for the class is $12 for members and $14 for non-members. Class size is limited and registration is required by calling 260-3650.

Simply Moving

When: Friday, May 01, 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.

Job Application & Resume Help for Teens (Ages 14-18)

When: Friday, May 01, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Hoping to land the perfect summer job? Let us help you polish your resume. We will also give you tips and tricks for filling out job applications too.


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Community Easter Egg Hunt

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy

Join us at 2:00pm for a community Easter Egg hunt at your library!

Family FUN! OB4CO: One Book for Colorado

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

Join us for a special announcement of the winner of the free book for all four year olds in Colorado Springs. A special reading of the book and craft will be provided.


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Toddler Time

When: Friday, April 03, 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, April 03, 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, April 03, 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.

AfterMath

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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

Teen Study Room - AfterMath

When: Saturday, April 04, 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.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, April 07, 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.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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, April 08, 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, April 10, 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, April 10, 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, April 10, 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.

Teen Study Room - AfterMath

When: Saturday, April 11, 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, April 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Study Room

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

AfterMath

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek LitSource Room next to the large study room

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

Modern Shadow Puppets: Animals

When: Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Using collage techniques, we will make two jointed animal shadow puppets. We will use 21century methods of cutting and jointing transparent and opaque materials; acetates, vinyls, and photocopied transparencies. Registration is required. Patron must be at least 14 years of age. This program is a part of the Maker in Residence Program.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, April 14, 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.

Baby Time

When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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, April 15, 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, April 17, 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, April 17, 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, April 17, 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.

Teen Study Room - AfterMath

When: Saturday, April 18, 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, April 18, 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.

Saturday Afternoon Movie: Big Hero 6

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for Big Hero 6 rated PG and 102 minutes long.


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Friday Fun: Tech Fun!

When: Friday, April 03, 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. Activities include learning new programs and discovering all things techie. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

Funny Bunny Tales Easter Egg-stravaganza

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Eggs hidden in the library? Have you ever heard of such a thing? This year, the Easter Bunny’s special helpers are going to hide eggs all around Ruth Holley Community Library. Come visit us on Saturday, April 4th. When the doors open at 10 am, be prepared to hunt for eggs! You don’t need a basket because you will receive your very own carton to decorate. After you find your eggs, stick around for some fun crafts.
For ages 0-12, the first 100 participants can take home 6 eggs.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Ruth Holley Library.

Storytime

When: Tuesday, April 07, 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, April 07, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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: Tweens Too!

When: Friday, April 10, 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. Recylables galore! Come make some great stuff to give away (or keep) using recyclables. Light snacks will be served. Perfect for tweens (9-12), with crafts in varying levels of difficulty available for all ages 12 & under.
Ages 12 & under.

HO TWEENS - Friday Fun with Recyclables

When: Friday, April 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Recylables galore! Come make some great stuff to give away (or keep) using recyclables. Light snacks will be served. Perfect for tweens (9-12), with crafts in varying levels of difficulty available for all ages 12 & under. Questions? Contact Pam or Christa 719-597-5377.

Storytime

When: Tuesday, April 14, 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, April 14, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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: S.T.E.M.

When: Friday, April 17, 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. This month's S.T.E.M. activity will be creating your own spy decoder and using it to decrypt secret messages. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

Storytime

When: Tuesday, April 21, 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, April 21, 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, April 22, 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, April 22, 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: Art Create! Baby Chicks

When: Friday, April 24, 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. Our Art Create! activity this month will be making cute baby chicks. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

Bright Beginnings Baby Shower - Limited to 35 families

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Expectant parents, and new parents with a baby up to six months old are invited to attend a BABY SHOWER at the library. Each family will receive a bag of literacy materials from Colorado based Bright by Three. Learn fun and easy things to do with your baby that will encourage brain development, cognition and more. Registration is required. Limited to 35 families. Older siblings welcome.

Storytime

When: Tuesday, April 28, 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, April 28, 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, April 29, 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, April 29, 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: Tech Fun!

When: Friday, May 01, 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. Activities include learning new programs and discovering all things techie. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.


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Sensory Storytime

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This is a Storytime developed for children on the Autism Spectrum or differently abled. Please register in advance.

Storytime

When: Friday, April 03, 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, April 04, 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, April 06, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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, April 10, 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, April 13, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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, April 17, 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.

Rockrimmons Friends Annual Children's Book Exchange

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Bring children’s books you no longer want in the morning and get a ticket for each book you drop off. Come back in the afternoon and pick out a book for each ticket you received.

Drop Off Time: 10:00-11:30

Pick Up Time: 12:30-2:00

Family Fun

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive

To Be Announced.

Baby Time

When: Monday, April 20, 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, April 22, 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, April 22, 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, April 22, 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, April 22, 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, April 24, 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, April 27, 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, April 29, 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.


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Storytime

When: Saturday, April 04, 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).

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students.



Paws To Read

When: Saturday, April 04, 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, April 06, 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, April 07, 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, April 07, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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!




Storytime

When: Saturday, April 11, 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).

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students.



Paws To Read

When: Saturday, April 11, 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.




Family Fun!!

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Lego Challenge - Family Fun Event for Families
Come test your Lego building skills with different challenges for all ages!

Tween Event -- Minute to Win It!

When: Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Tween Event -- Minute to Win It!
Complete 60 second challenges with household objects !
Have you got what it takes to do the pencil backflip?
Can you Face the cookie?
Find out!




Baby Time

When: Monday, April 13, 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, April 14, 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, April 14, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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!




Storytime

When: Saturday, April 18, 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).

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students.



Paws To Read

When: Saturday, April 18, 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 - Maleficent

When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

"A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land."

Baby Time

When: Monday, April 20, 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)


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4-H Animals - Family Fun

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Palmer Lake Library - 66 Lower Glenway

Meet the stars of the county fair! Heart of the Pines 4-H will bring animals and their babies for you to see and touch.
Come inside Palmer Lake Library to meet bunnies, hear a bunny story and do a bunny craft. Outside on the Village Green see and touch Sussex chickens, heritage turkeys, an African goose, Oberhasli goats, French and Holland lap rabbits.


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Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 02, 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, April 03, 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.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, April 07, 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, April 08, 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, April 08, 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, April 09, 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, April 10, 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.

Tween Tech Club

When: Friday, April 10, 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

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, April 14, 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, April 15, 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, April 15, 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, April 16, 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, April 17, 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.

National Library Week Art Tile Mural preview

When: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Come be part of history in the making! In celebration of National Library Week, Old Colorado City Library is offering a sneak preview of a soon to be installed, outdoor art mural. This extensive, public art project will cover over 100 feet of concrete wall just outside the west side of our building. Concrete Couch is coordinating the project. Some tiles have already been created by members of the community. Find out what the finished mural will look like and how you can be part of it all. Join us for an informal reception with displays, Q & A, and light refreshments. Friday, April 17, 1-3 pm.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, April 21, 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, April 22, 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, April 22, 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, April 23, 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, April 24, 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.

Family Fun-One Book for Colorado Party!

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Celebrate the One Book 4 Colorado finalist with a special party and activities. Vote for your choice...http://www.onebook4colorado.org/vote-now/. Every 4 year old in the state will receive the selected book.

Paws to Read

When: Tuesday, April 28, 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: BIG HERO 6

When: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

"When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation's adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series. Author: Jason Buchanan"

Rated PG

Toddler Time

When: Wednesday, April 29, 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, April 29, 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, April 30, 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.


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