Calendar of Events

February 25, 2016

Art: In Like a … Leap Day Lion

Thursday, February 25, 4:00 p.m.  For children of all ages, welcome Leap Day and the month of March and its beastly weather by making a Jumping Lion Interactive Toy Sculpture. $1 per child.

Start: February 25, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 25, 2016 5:00 pm

Storytime

Friday, March 25, 11:00 a.m. For pre-​​school aged children, stories and crafts are based on a weekly theme.

Start: February 25, 2016 11:00 am
End: February 25, 2016 12:00 pm

February 23, 2016

Art: Inuit Art & Arctic Culture

Tuesday, February 23, 4:00 p.m.  Explore the culture and artistic traditions of the cold. $1 per child.

Start: February 23, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 23, 2016 5:00 pm

February 21, 2016

Science: Astronaut Ice Cream

Sunday, February 21, 1:00 p.m.  Delicious! The final frontier.  Limited quantities. $1 per child.

Start: February 21, 2016 1:00 pm
End: February 21, 2016 2:00 pm

February 20, 2016

Closed for our Barnes & Noble Bookfair

Saturday, February 20, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.  Join us in supporting the Paul Smith Children’s Village, Author Amanda Cabot will be signing copies of her newest novel, “On Lone Star Trail” between 10 – 12 and 2 – 4.  We will be hosting Storytimes at 11, 1, 3, 5 and 7 and be present all day with projects, mischief and fun for all at Barnes & Noble Booksellers.

Start: February 20, 2016 9:00 am
End: February 20, 2016 9:00 pm

February 17, 2016

Gardening: Viola Explosia

Wednesday, February 17, 4:00 p.m. The toughest little plants kick off the growing season. $1 per child.

Start: February 17, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 17, 2016 5:00 pm

February 16, 2016

Gardening: Candied Edible Flowers

Tuesday, February 16, 4:00 p.m. Plan your season of planting pretty snacks on cupcakes. $1 per child.

Start: February 16, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 16, 2016 5:00 pm

February 14, 2016

Science: Cloud Dough

Sunday, February 14, 1:00 p.m. Soft, squishy and moldable and infused with essential oils – from plants! $1 per child.

Start: February 14, 2016 1:00 pm
End: February 14, 2016 2:00 pm

February 13, 2016

Backyard Bird Count

Saturday, February 13, 10:00 a.m. With the High Plains Audubon Society.  Guides and binoculars will be provided.

Start: February 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: February 13, 2016 12:00 pm

February 11, 2016

Science: Snowball Science

Thursday, February 11, 4:00 p.m. Properties of matter and mischief and leave with a snowball. $1 per child.

Start: February 11, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 11, 2016 5:00 pm

February 10, 2016

Gardening: Veggie Print Valentines

Wednesday, February 10, 4:00 p.m. Artichoke hearts and more for the love of your life. $1 per child.

Start: February 10, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 10, 2016 5:00 pm

February 9, 2016

Exploration: Mardi Gras

Tuesday, February 9, 4:00 p.m.  For children of all ages, explore the history and cultural traditions of Mardi Gras by making your own mask to wear. $1 per child.

Start: February 9, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 9, 2016 5:00 pm

February 4, 2016

Exploration: Chinese New Year, the Year of the Monkey

Thursday, February 4, 4:00 p.m.  Learn about the Lunar New Year and the Chinese Zodiac in the Year of the Monkey. $1 per child.

Start: February 4, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 4, 2016 5:00 pm

February 3, 2016

Gardening: Veggie Print Valentines

Wednesday, February 3, 4:00 p.m. Artichoke hearts and more for the love of your life. $1 per child.

Start: February 3, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 3, 2016 5:00 pm

February 2, 2016

Exploration: Groundhog Day Storytime

Tuesday, February 2, 4:00 p.m. Hear the story “Brownie Groundhog and the February Fox” and learn the traditions of light and land that created this unique holiday.  Participants will also create their own Groundhog Puppet Theater.  $1 per child.

Start: February 2, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 2, 2016 5:00 pm