Fall Crafts and Activities
Every month we will feature new activities and crafts so check back often!
Here's what we're doing in October!
Story Time Kits
- Each week we will have a new theme to go with our Storytime Tuesday Video! Pick up a kit during curbside hours- Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 12-4. Kits are also available for pick up during scheduled appointments.
- Check out our video our Facebook page or here on our website!
Do your kiddos enjoy building, experimenting and creating? Then make sure to check out our STEAM To-Go kits! New kits will be available the first and third week of the month and can be picked up during curbside hours. You can even make/experiment with our Children's Staff the first and third Thursday of the month on our Facebook page! For more information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. All ages are welcome to participate!
Fun for all ages!
TRIVIA NIGHTS @ SPL!!
Do you fancy yourself a trivia buff?!? Know a little about a lot?? Join us October 23rd from 7-8 p.m. for our brand-new virtual trivia night!! Play solo or as a team - all ages and knowledge levels welcome. Winners will receive gift cards to local businesses!
Scary Story Contest - all ages
We want to hear your terrifying tales during the month of October as we bring back the Scary Story Contest! In 1500 words or less, tell us your scariest (or not-so-scary) story and win prizes! All ages and skill levels are welcome and prizes will be awarded for each age group. Email your entry to email@example.com, put it in the library book drop, or mail to 715 Aspen Dr. Colorado Springs, CO 80911 by October 31st! Call 391-3190 or email us with questions. Good luck!
Halloween Fun @ your library
Starting Monday the 26th, drop by the library to pick up your trick-or-treat bag! Costumes welcomed, but not necessary!
Adult Crafts and Activities for October
- Only a limited number of kits available!
- You can pick up previous weeks as long as there are still kits available.
- Pick up at your scheduled appointment or during curbside hours.
September 28th - October 3rd
Kits crafted by String Time in the Rockies
To order custom pieces or kits, find them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/
October 5th - 10th
Get ready for fall and Halloween by making these cute yarn pumpkins! The kit includes everything you will need to make 2 of these awesome decorations.
October 12th - 17th
Elderberry Syrup Kits!
This DIY Elderberry syrup has been used for centuries to help with symptoms of colds and the flu, it is also believed to help build the immune system. The kit includes elderberry herb pack, local Colorado honey, directions, and a labeled jar to store your homemade Elderberry syrup.
Kits created by our friends at Back to Eden. Find them on Facebook, call 719-392-4542, or visit them at their location at 47 Widefield Blvd!
October 19th - 24th
Create these unique book butterflies using old book pages and vintage skeleton keys! All you will need is a hot glue gun or other strong, fast-acting adhesive to make two of these fun butterflies.
October 26th - 31st
DIY Body Glitter Kits
Add a touch of sparkle to your Halloween make-up or apply as desired to add a little shimmer to your day.
These quick and easy DIY kits were made especially for you by our friends at Back to Eden! Find them on Facebook, call 719-392-4542, or visit them at their location at 47 Widefield Blvd!