Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

LEGO & Robotics

October 18, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Come build LEGOs and modular robotics with us!  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Finally Friday: Scratch Art Magnets

October 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an after school adventure! You provide the imagination, we provide the supplies. Something new every week! Kids will create and design using special scratch art paper to make colorful, creative magnets! Ages 7-12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All" group.

Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Family Library Programs, Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M., Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbi...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Taekwondo

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
*US Taekwondo center will help students learn some basic punches and kicks, and each child will break a real board by the end of the class. We focus much of our energy on positively building character, and it all begins with respect.  Recommende...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Harvest Festival: Pumpkin Decorating

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Come celebrate with us and decorate a mini-pumpkin for the Great Pumpkin Festival!  Pumpkins and craft supplies provided and feel free to bring your own too!  While supplies last. For ages 3 and up! ...
This event is in the "All" group.

UFOs Sightings Across the Rocky Mountain West

October 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Heritage Center, 517 Manitou Ave
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Community Public, Family Library Programs, History Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
A historical, non-hysterical survey for countless decades, people around the world have reported seeing unidentified flying objects (UFOs). Concentrating on reports from the Rocky Mountain West, this presentation outlines some of the most familiar, a...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Not Too Scary Movie: Monsters Inc.

October 19, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Get in a spooky mood, watch a movie, eat snacks, and make monster crafts.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Play With Clay!

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Kids can explore modeling and building techniques with play dough, air-dry clay, and polymer clay.  They will have the opportunity to bake a small polymer clay creation in the library to take home.  Recommended ages 3-12 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Yu-Gi-Oh Club!

October 19, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Yu-Gi-Oh is a card game to play as pairs involving skill, strategy, and a little bit of luck! The club is led by three volunteer "Club Ambassadors:" Adam, Becket and John. Join us every Saturday downstairs from 3:30-4:30 PM. Ages 7-14...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Live Clue!

October 21, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The official start of the game will be at 3:30 p.m., but please join us at 3 p.m. for preliminary activities! Registration is not required, but it will guarantee you an advanced copy of your character description for practice if you like.&nbs...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Minecraft Club

October 21, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Show off your building skills, work on awesome in-game challenges with friends, and join forces against the zombie horde! Recommended ages 7-12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AfterMath

October 21, 2019
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
FREE math tutoring for all levels done by volunteer retired teachers.  No appointment required.  Just drop-in with your homework!  All levels: pre-k through calculus. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AfterMath

October 21, 2019
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
FREE math tutoring for all levels done by volunteer retired teachers.  No appointment needed.  Just drop-in with your homework.  All levels: pre-k to calculus.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

STEM For Kids: Five Senses

October 21, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Your children will explore using their five senses in this hands-on, family-friendly, activity-filled program. For all ages. Please register here or by calling (719) 531-6333, x7003. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Computer Classes, Homeschool, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this evaluated program by the computer scientists at Google, youth will learn computational thinking concepts. Participants need to be able to attend six of the eight sessions. Registering for the first session will automatically register you for ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Create Animal Ears or Flower Crowns

October 22, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with us by making animal ears out of cloth or making a custom flower crown! Plan your Halloween costume or just create a fun accessory. Ages 12-18 recommended.  First come, first served.  ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween/Teen Live-Action Clue

October 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Can you catch the murderer?  In this live version of the classic board game “Clue”, participants will do their best to solve the mystery before their peers and win the game! A combined program for teens and tweens, ages 9-18. Registration requir...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Paws to Read

October 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read dogs! ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens & Tweens Create: Animal Ears, flower crowns

October 23, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with us and make animal ears out of cloth or make a custom flower crown!  Plan your Halloween costume or just create a fun accessory.  Join your fellow teens to socialize, eat some snacks and make a free craft every ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Haunted High Escape Room

October 23, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
In 1953, Haunted High School was forced to close its doors due to odd occurrences around the school. Upon later investigation, all of these events were linked to a strange box that randomly appeared in the homeroom of Eunice Lugosi. A similar box has...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Create Tie-Dye

October 24, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with us by using Sharpie markers to tie-dye fabric. Ages 12-18 recommended. Contact Alison for ideas of what we can tie-dye! T-shirts in varieties of sizes will be provided.  areed@ppld.org ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After School Hangout: Ooey Gooey Gross Out

October 24, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: Tween Library Programs
Description:
Are you a champion belcher? Want to show off your farting skills? Eager to make some (fake) poop and bring it home to show the family? Brave enough to stick your hand in some (fake) vomit? Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! A...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Forensic Science

October 25, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
You will explore Forensic Science and learn how detectives use science to solve crimes. Learn about fingerprints, trace evidence, handwriting analysis, and more! For ages 5 - 12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Finally Friday: Chihuly Macchia "glass" sculptures

October 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an after school adventure! You provide the imagination, we provide the supplies. Something new every week! Today your child will learn about the artist Dale Chihuly and create a special Macchia "glass" sculpture of their very own! Ages 7-...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Paper Tigers Origami Club

October 25, 2019
4:15pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Come learn origami with us on the third Friday of every month at the Monument Library! Connie Stanton teaches this monthly class. We'll be learning three new designs this month: a fox, a mouse, and a dragonfly!  Open to adults and teens of al...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Kids Make Art: Negative Space Art

October 25, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Bats are kings and queens of the night sky (especially in the fall). Using negative space and symmetry, kids will create dramatic nighttime painting of bats and other shapes! For ages 5 – 12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Storytime

October 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Young children, with a favorite adult, experience new stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, activities, and crafts.   ...