Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

English as a Second Language (ESL)

August 26, 2019
8:00am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
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 Orientation to register and ta...
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
Building Relationships, Building Bridges: Library Outreach and Marketing to Latinx and Spanish-Speaking Families (Webinar) ...

Social Work Drop-in Hours

August 26, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Study Commons
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Community Public
Description:
Walk-in appointments available with social worker, Alicia Kwande, for assistance with resources and VI-SPDAT assessments. ...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

August 26, 2019
9:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East 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 old. A...

Baby Time

August 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. This...

Tots and Blocks

August 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Did you know that block play increases a child's language development? Drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys. Socialize with other parents and families in a comfortable and relaxed se...

Music and Movement for 2 and 3 Year-Olds

August 26, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
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. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Held in the Adult Reading Area -- If you've attended one of Theresa Pingel's and Jo Golden's paper crafting classes in the past, you know how much fun they are. Each participant will take home 2 finished projects. Beginners are welcome! All supplies ...

Baby Time

August 26, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. ...

Baby Time

August 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. This...

Book Break

August 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
A short read-aloud session for preschoolers. ...

BAT Club

August 26, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
Book club meeting...

Maker Monday - Colorado Scented Candles

August 26, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Come make a candle with scents based on Colorado, like pine or wildflower. Candles will be put into a decorative Colorado themed container too. ...

Baby Time

August 26, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. ...

Beginning and Intermediate Yoga

August 26, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Yoga class for beginners and intermediate level practitioners with local yoga instructor Svetlana Nudelman. Ages 14 years old and older. Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. (Yoga blanket, yoga strap, and two yoga blocks recommen...

Yoga at the Library

August 26, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join instructor Valerie Paulson for a beginner's yoga class every Thursday at the library. No registration required. ...

Speak English

August 26, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Speak English groups are informal English language conversation groups for adults with intermediate and advanced English skills. Each group meets once a week for two hours. Classes are free and no registration is necessary. ...

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

August 26, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
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...

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

August 26, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project! Second and Fourth Monday of the month ...

Colorado Flag String Art

August 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Use a wooden board, small nails, and thread to create a work of art representing our state flag!   ...

KidsREAD

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Book Clubs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
More like a reading PARTY! Read a selection from the book of the month with us. We offer crafts, activities, and snacks! Friends and family are always welcome! Each week this summer will be a new book or series. We love to celebrate things you are...

Paws to Read

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a specially trained Paws to Read dog. ...

Summer Spa Series

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Homemade body-care stuff for your next spa day! In this final installation for the Summer Spa Series, we'll provide the materials to make hand scrub, face mask, and perfume/cologne! ...

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August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Study Room
Description
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ERC Open Hours 3 - 6 p.m.

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Family Library Programs
Description:
Come stop by the ERC! Located on the upper floor of East Library. Call 531.6333 x2416 if you have any questions....

Marvelous Mondays: Anime Club

August 26, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Love Anime? Come hang out with other teens that share your passion! Ages 12-18 Only. Some anime shown may be rated PG-13 or TV-14. Snacks provided, cosplay welcome! ...