Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Game On!

May 21,
5:00pm - 6:15pm
Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Love Video Games? From next generation to old school classics, stop by and play for a while!...

Laptop Lab

May 22,
9:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Adults, Seniors, All
Program Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Education Tutoring, Adult Library Programs, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects from job skills to Microsoft Office products, or provide practice materials on computer basics. No registratio...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 22,
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Senior Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Don’t see the computer class that you need? Stop by to get your specific computer questions answered as well as questions about your devices. Be sure and bring your computer, phone, or tablet....

Microsoft Excel II Class

May 22,
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010....

Wind Turbine Tech Challenge

May 22,
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
In this tech challenge, we will examine what we know about how wind turbines work and how wind energy could be used to provide electricity to a community park. In small groups, we will build a model wind turbine, then explore and test common material...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 23,
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults, Seniors, All
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to b...

Tech and Gadget Happy Hour

May 23,
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Drop by and check out tech and gadget kits. Each month we will be featuring one kit not limited to Robots, circuitry, lego robots, Cubelets, and other tech related items. Stay the full time, or just spend a few minutes. For the day's kit, please chec...

AfterMath!

May 23,
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Cancelled
Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Aftermath Tutoring has ended for the school year and will resume this fall. Thank you, and have a great summer!...

Paws to Read

May 23,
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Family
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!...

Pop-in After School Hangout

May 24,
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Tween Library Programs
Description:
A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 8-12....

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 25,
10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to b...

Laptop Lab

May 29,
9:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Adults, Seniors, All
Program Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Education Tutoring, Adult Library Programs, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects from job skills to Microsoft Office products, or provide practice materials on computer basics. No registratio...

Excel II

May 29,
9:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Computer Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet. Prerequisites: Completion of Excel I...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 29,
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Senior Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Don’t see the computer class that you need? Stop by to get your specific computer questions answered as well as questions about your devices. Be sure and bring your computer, phone, or tablet....

Minding Your Business

May 30,
9:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Computer Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Starting a business, growing the one you have or looking for a job? This class will identify business research tools and resources to help you along the way....

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 30,
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults, Seniors, All
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to b...

Paws to Read

May 30,
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Family
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!...

Pop-in After School Hangout

May 31,
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Tween Library Programs
Description:
A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 8-12. Will resume in September!...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

June 1,
10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Ages: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to b...

Summer Fun: Skins n' Skulls

June 1,
10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Get hands-on with wildlife in this program led by Colorado Springs City Park Rangers. This program includes exploring local wildlife through handling skins and skulls. Recommended for ages 3 – 11....

Summer Adventure Kick-Off Party

June 1,
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Friends of PPLD, Special Events, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Summer is finally here! Start your "Summer Adventure" off right with games, face painting, and light refreshments! Come cool off at the Old Colorado City Library! Ages 0-18 and their parents and guardians welcome....

Maker Kids: Toys and Tech

June 1,
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Description:
Use hand tools, the laser cutter, and the 3D printers to create your very own pirate's chest filled with treasure! For tweens ages 9-12. All materials provided. Registration required. Children 11 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardi...

Tween Tech: Squishy Circuits

June 1,
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Tween Library Programs
Description:
Build circuits and electric creations with LEDs, batteries and special conductive and insulating play dough. Ages 9-12....

1-on-1 Computer Session

June 4,
9:00am - 9:45am
Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Computer Classes, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Don’t see a computer class offering what you need? SIGN UP for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher); Internet Basics and Email; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest...

Laptop Lab

June 5,
9:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Ages: Adults, Seniors, All
Program Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Education Tutoring, Adult Library Programs, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects from job skills to Microsoft Office products, or provide practice materials on computer basics. No registratio...

Cork Creatures For Kids

June 5,
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
What will we do with all these corks? Make super cute critters out of them, of course! Build a mini monster or wee animal out of our crafting supplies... and a cork! Best for ages 7 and older....

Summer Science

June 5,
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join us for serious science and engineering projects for tweens ages 9-12. Children 11 and younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times while in the Makerspace. ...