Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Letters to Santa

11/26 @ 9:00am
to
12/17 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Passive, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Write a letter to Santa!  Write about your year, share your favorite books and of course, your wishes!  Don't forget to sign your name, include your return address and put it in the mailbox.  Address your letters to: Santa Claus ...

El Paso County Dept. of Human Services @your library

December 10, 2018
9:00am - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Study Room G2
Age Group: Adults, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
Meet with a DHS professional and… •Get questions answered about SNAP, Health First Colorado, Colorado’s Medicaid Program and Open Enrollment for the Affordable Healthcare Act, and other programs. •Find out how to apply for assistance. •Complete ...

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

December 10, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, the SA Makerspace is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years...

ERC Open Hours 3 - 6 p.m.

December 10, 2018
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: ERC (Educational Resource Center), Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Come stop by the ERC! Located on the upper floor of East Library. Call 531.6333 x1403 if you have any questions....

Maker Monday-Graham Cracker House

December 10, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us every Monday afternoon to learn a new craft skill, or bring your own project to work on. Make, build, and create with different maker kits and more! All supplies will be provided. No registration required for this free event. This Week, D...

AfterMath

December 10, 2018
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
FREE math tutoring for all ages! No registration required. Just drop in and work one on one with a tutor!...

AfterMath

December 10, 2018
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
FREE math tutoring for all ages! No registration required. Just drop in and work one on one with a tutor!...

Marvelous Mondays - Perler Beads

December 10, 2018
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join us in the Teen Space for some Perler Bead art! Snacks Provided! Ages 12-18 ONLY. ...

Paws to Read

December 10, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children practice reading and building fluency by reading to a Paws- to-Read dog....

Tween Twist: Perler Bead Bonanza

December 10, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Want to make a wee Star Wars character for your tree this December? Or a Minecraft keychain? How about a Disney Princess magnet? You can do just that with the magic of Perler Beads. For 9-12 year olds. Come hang out!  ...

Black Educator's Network

December 10, 2018
5:00pm - 6:15pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Educational meeting open to the public....

Minecraft Club

December 10, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Show off your building skills, work on awesome in-game challenges with friends, and join forces against the zombie horde! ...

Sand Creek Studio Orientation Class

December 10, 2018
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Recording Studio
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Interested in using Sand Creek's exciting new Recording Studio? Whether you’re creating your first masterpiece or are a seasoned professional, Sand Creek's Studio offers the tools to record, mix and master your audio adventure! This Orientation c...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
English as a Second Language (ESL) For adults wanting to improve their workplace and every day English language skills. Classes provide instruction in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Registration is required. New students must attend ESL ...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For ...

Social Security 567

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
Adult Educational Workshop that will be free and open to the public...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For ...

Girl scout meeting troop 47187

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Description
We will hold a weekly meeting to do activities for our girls to earn their badges. Some will be arts and crafts, presentations, games, ect... we do give a light snack ...

Stitch in the ditch

December 10, 2018
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Description
Join the Fountain Craft Group and work on your latest project! Share your craft ideas and get advice for future projects....

Scout 8511

December 10, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen Room
Description
Scout meeting ...

East Creative Writing Group

December 10, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Annex
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
This adult group meets to discuss creative fiction and non-fiction writing and poetry, to share ideas with other writers, to work on writing exercises and more. Please contact the East writing group facilitator at 531-6333 ext. 1302, or khuxman@ppld....

Maker Monday: Winter Scene Shadow Box

December 10, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Arts & Crafts, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
A crafting class designed for Grown Ups! Use greeting cards and decorative papers to create a festive winter scene inside a small shadow box. Materials and supplies provided. Registration Required. ...

Recording Studio Session

December 10, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Available to patrons who have completed studio orientation at Sand Creek Library or Library 21c. Studio Sessions are 1 hour per individual or group with a max of 8 hours per month. Please only book one session at a time and fulfill your appointment b...

Stitch-Wits

December 10, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Come stitch in community. Join our knitters, crocheters, piecers, and cross stitchers for an hour and a half of conversation, stitching, help, and tea! Beginners welcome with yarn and needles available for use during session....

ARE Study Group

December 10, 2018
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
ARE Study Group meets on Mondays throughout the year. ...

Recording Studio Session

December 10, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Available to patrons who have completed studio orientation at Sand Creek Library or Library 21c. Studio Sessions are 1 hour per individual or group with a max of 8 hours per month. Please only book one session at a time and fulfill your appointment b...