Young Adult Writer's Workshop, Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr. This workshop, facilitated by a published writer, will start with story-starting activities, followed by hands-on writing and snacks. Tues., Feb. 4, 3-4 p.m. Call 531-6333, x1306 for more.
The Princess and the Pea Nut presented by the Manitou Art Theater for Kids, Business of Art Center Community Theater, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou. $8. Sat., Feb. 1, 11a.m. 2 p.m. 685-1861.
Saturday or Sunday (SOS) Family Program: Families are invited to this hands-on experience with the drums of Africa, and to create an African mask at the East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Sat., Feb. 1, 1:30 p.m.
A Sweet Treat with Steven Kellogg, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade. Children's author and illustrator Steven Kellogg will talk about the art of the picture book. Kellogg has written and/or illustrated more than 100 children's books; his most recent - A Penguin Pup for Pinkerton - is a New York Times best seller. $10, proceeds to benefit the library's 100th anniversary celebration. Fri., Feb. 7, 7 p.m. Reservations required: 531-6333, x1234.
Super Saturday: Magic or Electricity? Western Museum of Mining and Industry Explore the marvels of electricity through games, presentations and hands on experiments. $3. Sat., Feb. 8, 1-4 p.m. Reservations requested, call 488-0880.
Fountain Creek Junior Naturalists' Day allows children ages 5-10 a chance learn how to care for the area's wetlands, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 2002 Creek Crossing. $3. Sat., Feb. 8, 10-2 p.m. Reservations, 520-6745.
Snuggle-Up Storytimes: Children ages three and up are invited to come in pajamas and bring a favorite cuddly to these evening storytimes for the whole family. Wed., Feb. 5, 7-7:30 p.m. East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Thurs., Feb. 6, 7-7:30 p.m. Monument Branch, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr.