A Mom’s Guide to May in Colorado Springs

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Can you believe May is here? School is wrapping up around the Springs and the weather is calling us to get outside and have some fun! There is plenty to do this month to kick off your summer.

If you are still looking for something for your kids to do when school is out, Colorado Springs Moms Blog has you covered with our comprehensive 2018 Guide to Summer Camps In and Around Colorado Springs!

If you know of any fun family activities, please take a minute to add it to our Community Events Calendar here or let us know in the comments. We will update this guide with new additions as we receive them. Thank you!

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City Rock CLIMBarium Open Gym | Monday-Friday from 11am-1pm This open gym time is for children 5 and under. $6 per child (18 months and under free with paid sibling). 21 N Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs

Music and Movement for Two and Three Year Olds | Mondays 10-10:30am (Rockrimmon Library), Tuesdays 10:30-11am (Cheyenne Mountain Library), Wednesdays 9:30-10am, 10:15-10:45am, 11-11:30am (Library 21c), Fridays 10:30-11am (Penrose Library & Ruth Holley Library) Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This 30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult. Due to high attendance, certain branches issue a token to the first 20 FAMILIES, on a first come, first served basis. FREE

Story Time Yoga| Tuesdays at 9:30am Bring your children for a story followed by 30 minutes of mindful movement and breathing that follow themes of the story. $10, $5 each additional child

Story Times by Day of the Week

Monday

Baby Time at Pikes Peak Library (birth to 12 months)
East Library 10-10:45am and 11-11:45am
Library 21c 10-10:45am and 11-11:45am
Book Break at Pikes Peak Library (quick story time for all ages)
East Library 10:30-10:45am
Library 21c 10:30-10:45am
Monument Library 10:30-10:45am
Tuesday

Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
Fountain Library 10:30-11:30am
Library 21c 9:30-10am and 10:30-11am
Monument Library 10:30-11am and 11:15-11:45am
Ruth Holley Library 10:30-11:15am
Toddler Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 1-2)
East Library 9:30-10am, 10-10:30am and 10:30-11am
High Prairie Library 9:30-10am and 10:30-11am
Manitou Springs Library 10:30-10:50am
Penrose Library 9:30-9:50am and 10:30-10:50am
Wednesday

Book Break at Pikes Peak Library (quick story time for all ages)
Monument Library 10:30-10:45am Snuggle Up
Storytime at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
East Library 7-7:30pm
Stay and Play Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 2-5)
Rockrimmon Library 10:30-11:30am
Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
East Library 9:30-10am and 10:30-11am
Palmer Lake Library 10:30-11am
Penrose Library 9:30-10am and 10:30-11am
Sand Creek Library 10:30-11:15am
Toddler Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 1-2)
Cheyenne Mountain Library 10:30-11am
Old Colorado City Library 9:30-9:50am and 10:30-10:50am
Rockrimmon Library 9:30-9:50am and 10-10:20am
Ruth Holley Library 10-10:20am and 10:30-10:50am
Thursday

Baby Time at Pikes Peak Library (birth to 12 months)
Fountain Library 10:30-11:30am
Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
Cheyenne Mountain Library 10:30-11am
East Library 9:30-10am and 10:30-11am
High Prairie Library 10-10:30am and 10:45-11:15am
Manitou Springs Library 10:30-11am
Toddler Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 1-2)
East Library 9:30-10am, 10-10:30am and 10:30-11am
Monument Library 9:30-10am and 10:15-10:45am
Old Colorado City Library 9:30-9:50am and 10:30-10:50am
Friday

Story Time at Barnes and Noble
Briargate Store 11am
Citadel Store 10:30am
Book Break at Pikes Peak Library (quick story time for all ages)
East Library 10:30-10:45am
Library 21c 3-3:15pm
Monument Library 10:30-10:45am
Stay and Play Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 2-5)
Fountain Library 10:30-11:30am
Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
Rockrimmon Library 10:30-11:30am
Old Colorado City Library 10:30-11:15am
Toddler Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 1-2)
Library 21c 10-10:30am, 10:30-11am and 11-11:30am
Palmer Lake Library 10:30-10:55am
Sand Creek Library 10:10-10:30am
Saturday

Story Time at Barnes and Noble
Briargate Store 11am
Citadel Store 10:30am
Story Time at Pikes Peak Library (ages 3 and up)
East Library 10:30-11am
Penrose Library 10:30-11am
Ute Pass Library 10:30am-12pm

Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 16, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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$3
Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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$3
Sun 16

Little Wonders

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:15 am
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$3
Sun 16

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Mon 17

Baby Time at the East Library

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Mon 17

Baby Time at the Library 21c

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Thu 20

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Friday Mini Makers

January 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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$93.75
Fri 21

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Magic Show!

January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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$14 – $35
Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 16, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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$3
Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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$3
Sun 16

Little Wonders

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:15 am
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$3
Sun 16

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Mon 17

Baby Time at the East Library

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Mon 17

Baby Time at the Library 21c

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Thu 20

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Friday Mini Makers

January 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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$93.75
Fri 21

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Magic Show!

January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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$14 – $35
Sat 22

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Sat 22

Magic Show!

January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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$14 – $35
Sat 22

Magic Show!

January 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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$14 – $35
Sun 23

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Mon 24

Baby Time at the East Library

January 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
  • Sun 16

    Nature Explorers

    December 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 16, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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    $3
    Sun 16

    Nature Explorers

    December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:30 am
    |
    $3
    Sun 16

    Little Wonders

    December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:15 am
    |
    $3
    Sun 16

    Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

    January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |
    $45.00
    Mon 17

    Baby Time at the East Library

    January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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    Free
    Mon 17

    Baby Time at the Library 21c

    January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    |
    Free
    Thu 20

    Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

    January 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |
    $45.00
    Fri 21

    Friday Mini Makers

    January 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    |
    $93.75
    Fri 21

    Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

    January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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    $45.00
    Fri 21

    Magic Show!

    January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    $14 – $35
    Sat 22

    Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

    January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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    $45.00
    Sat 22

    Magic Show!

    January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    $14 – $35
    Sat 22

    Magic Show!

    January 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    $14 – $35
    Sun 23

    Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

    January 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |
    $45.00
    Mon 24

    Baby Time at the East Library

    January 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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    Free
Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 16, 2022 @ 11:30 am
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$3
Sun 16

Nature Explorers

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:30 am
|
$3
Sun 16

Little Wonders

December 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am - February 23, 2022 @ 11:15 am
|
$3
Sun 16

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Mon 17

Baby Time at the East Library

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Mon 17

Baby Time at the Library 21c

January 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free
Thu 20

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Friday Mini Makers

January 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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$93.75
Fri 21

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Fri 21

Magic Show!

January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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$14 – $35
Sat 22

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Sat 22

Magic Show!

January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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$14 – $35
Sat 22

Magic Show!

January 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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$14 – $35
Sun 23

Skye Candle Company Candlemaking Workshops

January 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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$45.00
Mon 24

Baby Time at the East Library

January 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Free

 

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Kristal is a native of California, lived in Utah, and now lovingly calls Colorado Springs home. She grew up in a household with four younger siblings and graduated from University of California, Santa Cruz. She and her husband are raising their elementary school aged children in the Briargate area. With kids in school full time, Kristal is an active member of the PTA, and spends time working in local schools. She is passionate about connecting moms in our community. In her spare time, she enjoys long walks in the aisles of Target, dancing it out in Zumba classes, drinking copious amounts coffee, cooking dinner as a form of therapy, and last but certainly not least, spending time outdoors with her family.