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2022 Calendar of Events

2022 Calendar of Events

TEMPORARY EXHIBIT OPEN featuring the Artwork of Harvey Otis Young (Open February through May 30)

May is full of National Appreciation Days & Weeks. Free Admission during your special week.  (Teachers 2-7, Nurses 6-12, First Responders 16-21, Armed Forces Day 21)

May 2, 9, 16: PPLD Storytime MONDAY 9:30am.  Along with the PPLD BOOKMOBILE 9:45-10:45 all at Reynolds Ranch Farm House

May 10:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series featuring Barry and Joan Currie. Explore Ghost Towns, Mining Sites and other Off-the-Beaten Track locations in Southwestern and Central Colorado.  Plan your summer adventures as you see their amazing photos and hear their adventures.  Members are FREE, guests are $5.  4pm in the library.

May 25:  “Picnic and Planes” USAFA Graduation- USAFADS Thunderbirds Air Show Viewing. Bring a picnic (and your sunscreen) and hang out on our hill for great location to view the Air Show. ($5 per vehicle donation)  Little Bears Sloppy Joes and Ice Cream Float Food Truck will be on site, or bring your own picnic.

May 30:  Memorial Day (Open Regular Hours)

June 6, 13, 20, 27: PPLD Storytime MONDAY 9:30am.  Along with the PPLD BOOKMOBILE 9:45-10:45 all at Reynolds Ranch Farm House

June  11 FAMILY DAY: SCIENCE! Includes outdoor machinery demonstrations, Gold Panning  and live radio broadcast, Mike Boyle Lunch Bunch

June 13:  Anticipated opening of Farmer’s Market information tbd   Mondays & Wednesdays through September

June 14:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series featuring Brad Bowers of Pueblo Community College

June 20 – 24:  SUMMER STEaM CAMP Session I

June 25: Closing of Temporary Exhibit, The Artwork of Harvey Otis Young

July  4  INDEPENDENCE DAY (Open regular hours)

July 9  FAMILY DAY:  INDUSTRY!  Includes outdoor machinery demonstrations and activities

July 11, 18, 25: PPLD Storytime MONDAY 9:30am, along with the PPLD BOOKMOBILE 9:45-10:45 all at Reynolds Ranch Farm House

July 12:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series featuring perennial favorite Jack Anthony

July 18 – 22:  SUMMER STEaM CAMP Session II

August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: PPLD Storytime MONDAY 9:30am.  Along with the PPLD BOOKMOBILE 9:45-10:45 all at Reynolds Ranch Farm House

August  6:  Western Saloon Night – Annual Fundraising Event

August 9:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series featuring Mel McFarland speaking about the Railroads of the Cripple Creek District

August 20 FAMILY DAY: HISTORY! Includes outdoor machinery demonstrations, re-enactors and more

September  5:  LABOR DAY (Open regular hours)

September 9 – 11:  Annual Pig-Jig Nephrology Fundraiser (Community Event on the WMMI campus)

September 13:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series featuring Brian Katava

September 22 – 24:  OKTOBERFEST (Community Event on the WMMI campus)

Saturdays in October  MINER’S PUMPKIN PATCH – Annual Fundraiser for WMMI

October 11:  Speakers Bureau Lecture Series (TBD)

 

Check back for November & December event listings

 

ALL DATES AND ACTIVITIES SUBJECT TO CHANGE