InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Programs and Events for Kids: Penrose Library

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 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)

Summer Reading 7-Up Program - Mondrian Paper Art for Kids

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come create Mondrian Paper Art! At this event, for children 7 and older only, kids will create Mondrian inspired art using scissors and tape.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 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, June 28, 2016 - 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.

Summer Morning Fun - BooHoo Crew - a Concert for Kids

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Clint and Steph from The Boo Hoo Crew are part of the most rocking kids band on the planet. They're loud, energetic, sometimes ridiculously silly, but always engaging. Fun for the whole family!

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 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!




LEGOs

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Come and enjoy a lazy LEGO afternoon Thursdays, June 30 at 2 p.m. in the Penrose Library Children's area What will you build next?

Summer Morning Fun - Cretaceous Creatures by the Dinosaur Resource Center

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Join the Dinosaur Resource Center and learn about dinosaurs, flying reptiles and marine reptiles that were around in the Cretaceous period about 65 million years ago. Touch claws, teeth and skulls of these marvelous animals. Bring your questions and your camera!

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 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, July 05, 2016 - 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.

Summer Morning Fun - Have a Field Day

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Have a field day with a sack race, relays, weight-lifting, hula hoops, and more. Make yourself a medal when you are finished!

Paws To Read

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 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!




LEGOs

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come and enjoy a lazy LEGO afternoon Thursdays in June and July at 2 p.m. in the Penrose Library Children's room. What will you build next?

PAW Patrol Book Break with CSPD Officers

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Love PAW Patrol on Nickelodeon? Join CSPD Officers for a fun story and activity from the series!

Summer Morning Fun - Dynamic Dance Parties

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Get ready to rock the day away with streamers, shakers, music, and lots of movement! Recommended for ages 7 and under with their grownups.

Children's Literacy Center

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose-Children's Floor

Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required.



Storytime

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Books, activities, and fun for children 3-7 years old.

Baby Time

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 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)

Summer Reading 7-Up Program - Wilderness Readiness for Kids

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Wilderness Readiness for Kids! Calling all adventurers ages 7 and older! Test your mettle and practice your wilderness readiness skills. Learn how to survive if you get lost in the wild.

Toddler Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 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, July 12, 2016 - 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.


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