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Programs for Kids: East Library

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Snuggle Up Storytime

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

An evening storytime for ages 3 and up. Come in your pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly!

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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.

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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.

Storytime

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story 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.

Toddler Time

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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.

Educational Resource Center open from 3 - 6 p.m.

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

The ERC is open from 3 - 6 p.m. on Thursdays.

Paws to Read

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read Therapy dogs!

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring - All Ages, All Levels

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in!

We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

Teens and Tweens MAKE at East

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at EA Makerspace

Every second and fourth Thursday of each month, we will MAKE something in the East Makerspace.

The second Thursday is always a sewing project, and the fourth Thursday is always something different that may incorporate the laser cutter, 3D printer, or other tools available in the East Makerspace.

Today, we will be making Mother's Day Gifts! Laser cut frames, alcohol ink vases, and a fancy schmancy bath scrub! Come check it out!

Spanish Music Lingua

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity Room

Registration Required! Join Cinthia Frame from Colorado Springs Music Lingua for a unique program that teaches Spanish to children ages 8 and under using a fun mix of music, movement, art, drama, and storytelling! Register at the East Children's Desk or call 531.6333 x1403.

ERC S.T.E.A.M.: Cool Chemical Reactions

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

Baby diapers and disappearing water, elephant-sized toothpaste, glow-in-the-dark slime and bouncy balls … they’re strangely connected! Join us for some cool chemistry in the ERC. This is a hands-on experience in chemical reactions, bringing to life the study of matter and how that matter can undergo amazing change. Be prepared to actively experiment and explore, having a blast as you discover the science behind two kinds of cool chemical reactions. This program is most appropriate for ages 7 to 14. Registration required (please register each child participating). Please choose Wednesday or Friday.

Book Break

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

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

Educational Resource Center open from 12 - 5 p.m.

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

The ERC is open from noon to 5 p.m. on Fridays.

East Coding Club

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Have you ever wondered what makes computer programs run? Ever wanted to make a fun program or learn how to make a game?

Learn the basics of how to code!

In this club, teens and tweens can learn to code at their own pace as we explore different programs and concepts. We'll begin with a lesson series that teaches the basics of javascript. This club is self-guided, so everyone can learn at their own pace.

Ages 9-18 only.

Space is limited to the first 12 teens/tweens to show up, but registration is not required!

Saturday Storytime

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story 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.

Educational Resource Center open 12 - 4 p.m.

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

The ERC is open from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Baby Time

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story 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 12 babies with accompanying adult.

Book Break

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

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

Baby Time

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story 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 12 babies with accompanying adult.

Educational Resource Center open from 3 - 6 p.m.

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

The ERC is open from 3 - 6 p.m. on Mondays.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Children's Activity 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.

Educational Resource Center open from 12 - 4 p.m.

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Educational Resource Center

The ERC is open from noon to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays.