Homeschool Hub

RSSWelcome to Homeschool Hub! We're glad you stopped by. We hope you'll stay awhile and explore all that Homeschool Hub has to offer. While you're here, don't forget to sign up for our monthly "Homeschool Events" newsletter so you don't miss out on any of the great programs PPLD offers for kids, teens and adults.

If you have questions or comments about Homeschool Hub, or what PPLD offers homeschooling families, please contact the Homeschool Committee.

What's New!

Award winning author, Ingrid Law, will be visiting PPLD on Thursday and Friday April 23 and 24, 2015. The American Library Association named Ms. Law’s book Savvy a 2009 Newbery Honor winner.

Home school families and other interested individuals are cordially invited to join us at Pikes Peak Library District for a 45 min. program from the author of the books Savvy and Scumble at the times listed below. No Registration is necessary for individuals and families. Schools, please call Barbara Huff at 531-6333 X2401 for more information to register your classes for this event.

Thursday, April 23, 1 p.m. at Library 21c at 1175 Chapel Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Friday, April 24, 11 a.m. at the East Library 5550 North Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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The Homeschool Committee is excited to present a primary source workshop for high school students in grades 9 - 12. This workshop is designed to teach students the basics of "reading" a variety of primary sources (photographs, letters, videos) and to give students a familiarity with PPLD Special Collections.

Who: 9th - 12th grade homeschool students
When: Monday, April 13 from 10 am to 12 pm
Where: Carnegie Reading Room, Penrose Library

The event is REGISTRATION ONLY! Space is limited!

To Register, please go to contact Corrie Van Bemden at

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DATE CHANGE: The March Science Lab will be held on Friday, March 27, NOT Friday, March 20. Thank you for your flexibility.

Our Science Labs are scheduled from 1-3 p.m. on the third Friday of every month at East Library. During this time our volunteer will have a special lab for everyone to participate in. We will also have equipment available for you to use if you would prefer to bring your own experiment. A parent must accompany the student. The Homeschool Science Lab is open to all ages, and no registration is required.

To find out what we will be doing each month in our labs, look at the Homeschool Science Lab Info Sheet below.

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