Programs for Tweens

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Teens and Tweens CREATE!

When: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library at Ute Pass Community Events

Come to the Ute Pass Community Room to participate in creating something, whether it is made of legos, a puzzle, a craft, or something edible! The activity switches every month, so if you have a request, speak with Alison asap!

AfterMath!

When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c at Ent Conference Center

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! This runs from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.
We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

Lego Club

When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come build your own creations using LEGOs provided by the library. Ages 9 and up.

Drop-in Watercolor Painting

When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library

Amateur artists are invited to MAKE @ East to experiment with watercolors (watercolor paints, watercolor crayons, and watercolor pencils!) at this fun and informal drop-in program. We’ll supply the brushes, paint, and paper; just bring yourself and a friend!

Ages 9 and up. Ages 9-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

FOOD + FILM: Despicable Me 3 + Minion Food

When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Teens & Tweens come watch Despicable Me 3 and eat/make some Minion themed food to go with it! Ages 9-18 welcome. No registration required!

Teens & Tweens Advisory Board

When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Earn volunteer hours by creating and helping with library programs. Snacks included!

The Manitou Advisory Board has helped in designing the following programs: Video Game Night, Quidditch on the Lawn, Star Wars Movie Marathons, and more!

For this meeting, Alison will need your help in March for:
Saint Patrick's Day
International Women's Day
The Ides of March
Dav Pilkey's birthday
OR these movie releases:
Ready Player One
A Wrinkle in Time

Thank you ahead of time!

Pop-in After School Hangout

When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 8-12.

Teens & Tweens MAKE@EA: Laser Cut Clocks

When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library at Make @ East

This is a two part class occurring on 2/22 and 3/22 of 2018. Participants need to be able to attend both classes.

In February, we'll use the laser cutter to cut out our clocks and then we'll paint and decorate them as we please. Participants will actually attend either at 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm or 5:30pm. We will send out an e-mail closer to the program date to determine which time works best for your family. Ages 9-18 only.

Then, in March, we'll add the electronic pieces so that we have functioning clocks. This will probably take ~45 minutes instead of the usual 90, so please plan accordingly.

Friday Fun! Crafts

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Friday Fun: Crafts! is a program for kids grades k-8 which meets right after school. Snacks will be provided. We hope to see you there!

Finally Friday

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Join us for an after school adventure! You provide the imagination, we provide the supplies. Ages 7-12.

East Coding Club: Google CS First Social Media

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library at East Learning Lab

We'll be using Google's evaluated CS-First curriculum to teach the principles behind coding social media applications in Scratch. This curriculum is aimed at students ages 9-15, but ages 9-18 are welcome to participate. 16-18 year olds may find the curriculum to be too easy, but if they are completely new to coding, it is a great place to start. If you have never tried coding before, please attend coding club in January, or come to one of our Tech Thursday coding classes prior to starting the club in February.

Contact bbloom@ppld.org for more information.

Open Art Studio: Hidden Beauty

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library at High Prairie Meeting Room

Get ready for the teen art contest by trying out a couple of art techniques. This year's theme is Hidden Beauty

Lego Build

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library at Old Colorado City 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!) Join us on the fourth Friday of the month.

American Girl Dressmaking!

When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library at Ute Pass Community Events

Learn how to make your very own custom American girl dress. All sewing materials will be provided by the library, but patrons will need to bring their own sewing machines. Make sure to register by phone at 719-684-9342 or online at ppld.org. For ages nine and up.

Yo-Yo Club

When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library at East Community Meeting Room

Join yo-yo enthusiasts from the Colorado Springs area for an afternoon of learning new tricks!

All levels welcome. For ages 9 and up.

Ute Pass Coding Club

When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library at Ute Pass Community Events

Have you ever wondered what makes computer programs run? Ever wanted to make a fun program or learn how to make a website? Learn how to code! Ages nine and up.

AfterMath

When: Monday, February 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

FREE MATH TUTORING for all ages and all levels of math! Registration is not required, but it helps us prepare to serve you better! Please let us know what grade/level of math you need work on and what time you will be joining us when you sign up!

Please make arrangements for students under 12 years-old to be picked at the end of their time. Thank you for understanding.

If you require a different time we will try to work with you!

Game On!

When: Monday, February 26, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library at Ute Pass Community Events

Love Video Games? From next generation to old school classics, stop by and play for a while!

Teens & Tweens Fandom Celebration: Marvel

When: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library at Ute Pass Community Events

Every month, we go ALL OUT celebrating a fandom. This month, to celebrate the Black Panther movie release, we will honor everything MARVEL related with games, activities, crafts, treats & more! Cosplay encouraged!

Mother/Daughter Book Club

When: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library at East Childrens Story Room

For girls ages 9-12 and their mothers/mother figures. Registration is required and limited to 10 pairs (a mother with two daughters in this age range is still considered a “pair”). To register, call 531-6333 x1408.

AfterMath!

When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c at Ent Conference Center

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! This runs from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.
We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures.

S.T.E.A.M Month: Celebrating Influential Women in History

When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - All Day
Where: Old Colorado City Library

Join us for a month long series of S.T.E.A.M based projects based on the achievements of influential women in history! Build a double helix, learn how to code, write a found poem, and so much more! Check out our passive craft table or come to Tween Tech Club, Pop-in After School Hangout,and Lego Build!

Teens & Tweens First Thursday Party

When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lower Level

Come to Manitou Library to celebrate the month of March! We will have crafts, activities, and treats honoring Dav Pilkey's birthday, Saint Patrick's Day, International Women's Day, and The Ides of March.

See you there!

Full STEAM Ahead

When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library at High Prairie Meeting Room

Engage in science, technology, engineering, art and music based activities. No registration required, but supplies are limited.

Pop-in After School Hangout

When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 8-12.

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Where are the Library 21c programs????
My kid is interested in one at Library21c but where are they??????

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