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Minecraft Mania for Kids (3rd-5th grade)
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Old Town Library, Community Room

3rd-5th graders. Spend time with other kids in a Minecraft world designed just for you on the Poudre River Public Library District Minecraft server and enjoy light snacks and make a craft. The laptops are provided and this event is free and open to kids in grades 3rd-5th. Registration required. Any questions, please email Amy at aholzworth@poudrelibraries.org. Register Online

Saturday Storytime
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for children of all ages and their families.

Minecraft Mania for Teens
Saturday, April 25, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Old Town Library, Community Room

6th-12th graders. Spend time with other kids in a Minecraft world designed just for you on the Poudre River Public Library District Minecraft server. Join others in the free-form chaos of Survival mode, enjoy light snacks and make a craft. The library will provide all laptops used for this event. This free event is open to teens in grades 6th-12th. Registration required. If you have any questions, please email Amy at aholzworth@poudrelibraries.org . Register Online

Plarn Bags
Saturday, April 25, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

Attention Crafters and Recyclers! Have you ever wondered what to do with those small, oblong plastic bags used to deliver your newspaper? Turn these useless things that litter your porch into colorful reusable bags with a crochet hook at practically no cost at all. Join us as we learn to make “plarn” and transform it into useful bags of all shapes and size. Basic crochet knowledge preferred. Registration required; please call the Answer Center at 221-6740 or click on the event name on the online calendar to register. Ages 16 and above. Register Online

Library eBooks on Your iPads, iPhones, Smartphones and Tablets
Saturday, April 25, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Harmony Library, Community Room

Getting library eBooks and eAudiobooks onto your iPad, iPhone, smartphone or tablet is easy! In this class you will learn how to find the Overdrive, Freading, One Click Digital and Hoopla apps, download them to your device, and begin checking out library eBooks, eAudiobooks , movies and music on your phone or tablet! You will need your library card number, and Apple users will need your Apple ID to download the apps. Devices include but are not limited to iPad, iPhone, Android Phones, and Android tablets including the Samsung Nook. No registration required. Questions? Please call 221-6740.

Animal Afternoon
Sunday, April 26, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Harmony Library, Community Room

Join Larimer Animal People Partnership volunteers and their special story-loving critters. Enjoy good books and the opportunity to read to friendly animals. For children in grades K-5. 40-60 minutes.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Walkers
Monday, April 27, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Harmony Library, Community Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are walking on their own and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Monday, April 27, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Monday, April 27, 2015
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2 years) and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Monday, April 27, 2015
11:10 AM - 11:40 AM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Prewalkers
Monday, April 27, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Harmony Library, Community Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are not yet walking on their own and their caregivers.

Toddler Storytime
Monday, April 27, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2 years) and their caregivers.

Story Express in the afternoon!
Monday, April 27, 2015
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Timnath Elementary School

An afternoon storytime where storytellers travel through the District to share engaging stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft! This program is held in the library at Timnath Elementary. This story time is recommended for families with children under age 6, but all ages are welcome.

Rincón de Cuentos
Monday, April 27, 2015
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Harmony Mobile Homes

Rincón de Cuentos (Story Corner) is a time of children’s stories, crafts, puppets, and music in Spanish, that invites fluent speakers as well as those interested in the Spanish language, to enjoy an afternoon with family and friends. This event is free, for all ages, and in Spanish. Rincon de Cuentos es un espacio de historias para niños, manualidades, títeres y música en español que invita a los hispanohablantes, así como aquellos interesados en el idioma español, a pasar una tarde en familia y amigos. Este evento en español es gratuito y para público de todas las edades. Harmony Mobile Homes Club House 2500 East Harmony Road

Touchstone Health Partners
Monday, April 27, 2015
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Old Town Library, Study Room F

Touchstone/PATH partnership will provide space in Old Town Library's Study Room F for their certified case workers to have "resource hours". These resource hours will not be exclusive to homeless individuals; Touchstone/PATH staff will meet with anyone attending the resource hours to provide appropriate referrals to other community agencies if they do not meet the PATH program criteria

Kindles @ Your Library
Monday, April 27, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Old Town Library, Community Room 2

Getting library eBooks onto your Kindle is easy! In this class we will show you how to download library eBooks to your Kindle anywhere, any time. Simply bring your Kindle, your enthusiasm, and your sense of humor to the library. We will go through the basics of checking out and downloading library eBooks to all types of Kindles for your reading enjoyment. You will need your Amazon.com username and password as well as your library card number for this class.

Young Artists' Art Show
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Harmony Library, Community Room

Experience the delightful works of art created by young artists in the Messy Hands Art for Preschoolers, Kids Explore Art, and ImagineArt spring programs. Hosted by the FRCC Art Education Department.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Walkers
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are walking on their own and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2 years) and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
11:10 AM - 11:40 AM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Prewalkers
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are not yet walking on their own and their caregivers.

Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2 years) and their caregivers.

Rincón de Cuentos
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Matthews House Community Life Center

Rincón de Cuentos (Story Corner) is a time of children’s stories, crafts, puppets, and music in Spanish, that invites fluent speakers as well as those interested in the Spanish language, to enjoy an morning with family and friends. This event is free, for all ages, and in Spanish. Rincon de Cuentos es un espacio de historias para niños, manualidades, títeres y música en español que invita a los hispanohablantes, así como aquellos interesados en el idioma español, a pasar una manaña en familia y amigos. Este evento en español es gratuito y para público de todas las edades.

Job Search Help Walk-In Hours
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Old Town Library, Study Room A

Drop by to get assistance from a library staff member with your online job application, resume, or job search. Laptops available for use during walk-in hours.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Walkers
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are walking on their own and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Old Town Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2) and their caregivers.

Toddler Storytime
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2) and their caregivers.

Peek-a-Boo Time - Prewalkers
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

A lively, interactive program full of songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and fun for babies who are not yet walking on their own and their caregivers.

Author Richard Martin Visits
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Old Town Library, Community Room

Richard Martin, the author of COAL WARS: THE FUTURE OF ENERGY AND THE FATE OF THE PLANET coming out this month.

Preschool Storytime
Thursday, April 30, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Harmony Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Thursday, April 30, 2015
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
Harmony Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2) and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Thursday, April 30, 2015
11:10 AM - 11:40 AM
Harmony Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Thursday, April 30, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Harmony Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2 years) and their caregivers.

Larimer County Genealogy Society 1 on 1 Assistance
Thursday, April 30, 2015
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Old Town Library, Study Room A

Larimer County Genealogy Society 1 on 1 Assistance

Grantseeking Basics
Thursday, April 30, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Harmony Library, Computer Lab

Gain an introduction to the world of foundation fundraising. Basic computer knowledge required. Registration required, please call the Answer Center at 221-6740 or click on the event name on the online calendar to register. Register Online

Publisher Beyond Basics
Friday, May 01, 2015
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Harmony Library, Computer Lab

Go beyond the basics in Publisher to create, customize, and publish materials such as newsletters, brochures, flyers and catalogs. No registration required. Questions? Please call the Answer Center at 221-6740.

Scrabble @ Your Library
Friday, May 01, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Council Tree Library, Storytime Room

Players of all ability and experience levels are welcome. Scrabble boards will be provided or you can bring your own

Preschool Storytime
Friday, May 01, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Old Town Library, Community Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more with preschoolers (approximately ages 3 1/2 - 6 years). Caregivers are welcome.

Toddler Storytime
Friday, May 01, 2015
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2) and their caregivers.

Toddler Storytime
Friday, May 01, 2015
11:15 AM - 11:35 AM
Old Town Library, Storytime Room

Library staff will share their love of books through stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. This storytime is for toddlers (approximately ages 2-3 1/2) and their caregivers.

LinkedIn for Job Searching
Friday, May 01, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Old Town Library, Community Room 1

Attend this job and career class and gain a general understanding of what you can do with LinkedIn and why it is important for job seekers. (Class participants do not need to have a LinkedIn account.) No registration required. Questions? Please call the Answer Center at 221-6740.

Noches en Familia
Friday, May 01, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Council Tree Library, Community Room

¡Ven y disfruta un tiempo de cuentos, manualidades, canciones y películas en español! Noches en Familia (Family Nights) is a time of children’s stories, crafts, puppets, and music in Spanish, that invites fluent speakers as well as those interested in the Spanish language, to enjoy an afternoon in community and family. This event is free, for all ages, and in Spanish. Noches en Familia es un espacio de historias para niños, manualidades, títeres y música en español que invita a los hispanohablantes, así como aquellos interesados en el idioma español, a pasar una tarde en comunidad y familia. Este evento en español es gratuito y para público de todas las edades.