Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Spring Break: Every Hero Has a Story

March 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Kapow! This event is going to be a BLAST! Inspector Magic introduces us to historical heroes in this highly-energized, interactive program with just the right mix of comedy, magic and learning to keep everyone entertained. Age 3 – 12. ...
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Movie, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Bored at home? Need something to do? Come join us for a special showing of Finding Nemo on Tuesday and Finding Dory on Wednesday. Light refreshments provided and crafts at you leisure. Ages 8-18, parents and guardians welcome. ...

Coding Camp

March 26, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
You'll use a Google-created curriculum and Scratch to make your own digital works of art! Use the computer to design your own animations, create a paint editor tool, and learn how technology is used in the art world! Registration required. Ages 9-15&...
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Movie, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Bored at home? Need something to do? Come join us for a special showing of Finding Nemo on Tuesday and Finding Dory on Wednesday. Light refreshments provided and crafts at you leisure. Ages 8-18, parents and guardians welcome. ...

No Youth Book Club This Week

March 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Book Clubs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
We are taking the week off for Spring Break! ...

Teen Arts and Crafts: Piggy Banks

March 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Get ready to save money with a personalized piggy bank that you paint, decorate and assemble! Ages 9-15. Snacks will be provided. Registration required. ...

Spring Break: Fantastic Flight

March 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
How do airplanes stay in the air? How do rockets blast off into outer space? What is lift? Science Matters will help us find the answers to all of these questions and more as we experiment with flight and the factors that helped man get off the groun...

Tween STEAM: Explore Mars!

March 28, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Tween STEM program for ages 9 - 12. We are exploring Mars! Selecting landing locations on Mars is a critical part of every Mars mission. Tweens will create a hangable, 3D Mars landscape which they will be able to take home with them! Joi...

After School Hangout

March 28, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., 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 9-14....
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
ALL OLD COLORADO CITY LIBRARY SPRING BREAK @ THE LIBRARY EVENTS TAKE PLACE AT THE WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER, 1628 W Bijou St. Colorado Springs, CO 80904. Kids House of Joy will help us discover the diversity of music from around the world through ...

Spring Break Escape Room

March 29, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Need something to do over Spring Break? Tweens and Teens (ages 9-14) are invited to participate in the Escape Room, Glacial Treasures. As part of his mission to enhance the world’s understanding of glaciers, renowned earth scientist and ice m...
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Stand up to the Empire and prove you can build a better space station than the Death Star! Curtis Mork, the LEGO Guy, will share LEGO building tips and spectacular creations during this program for children ages 5-12. ...

Children's Literacy Center

March 30, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Floor
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Reading tutoring for elementary students. Registration with Children's Literacy Center is required....

Native American Tales

March 30, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Oral, spoken word storytelling accompanied by music is Rose Red Elk's passion.  Her stories are a blend of medicine stories, stories spiritual in nature and learning tools. She will engage the audience to participate in a song “Keepers of the Ea...

Spring Break: Magic Mission to Mars!

March 30, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
ALL OLD COLORADO CITY LIBRARY SPRING BREAK @ THE LIBRARY EVENTS TAKE PLACE AT THE WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER, 1628 W Bijou St. Colorado Springs, CO 80904. This magic-filled STEM program by Astro-nut Buzz Black explores how astronauts will soon trav...

LEGO Build

April 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join us for awesome LEGO build challenges and the chance to hang with other LEGO fans. ...

Holley Teen Advisory Board

April 1, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Gain volunteer hours by helping Melody design teen activities and programs! Interested in getting involved? Bring in a teen application found on PPLD.org or contact Melody at 597-5377 for more info! We would love your help! Ages 12-18. ...

Teen Tuesdays: Advisory Board

April 2, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Interested in volunteering for the library? Come to Advisory Board to learn about upcoming programs you can volunteer at, or help plan future programs. Either way, your feedback is appreciated! Snacks and drinks provided.  ...

Coding Camp

April 2, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
You'll use a Google-created curriculum and Scratch to make your own digital works of art! Use the computer to design your own animations, create a paint editor tool, and learn how technology is used in the art world! Registration required. Ages 9-15&...

Family Craft Night

April 2, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Family Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
A different FREE craft for families to create on the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room. April's activity is using a 3D Doodler pens to create their own unique toy, jewelry or other keepsake. Children five ...

Youth Book Club

April 3, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Conference Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Book Clubs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join the "Tangerine-ys" as we read and discuss The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins chapter by chapter each week, meet fellow book lovers, and enjoy light refreshments! For readers age 9-14. No registration required. ...

Tech Lab

April 3, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The first Wednesday of most months, join us for an open tech lab to experiment with various electronics and robotics activities. All ages welcome! ...

Homeschool Google CS First Coding Camp: Art

April 4, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Computer Classes, Homeschool, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
You'll use a Google-created curriculum and Scratch to make your own digital works of art! Use the computer to design your own animations, create a paint editor tool, and learn how technology is used in the art world! Ages 9-15. You or your child n...
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
To celebrate green month, let's create crafts or a project made entirely out of recycled or reused materials.  Contact Alison with project suggestions, questions, or more: areed@ppld.org #earthdayeveryday !  ...
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math. No appointments - Drop in! All ag...

Teens Make: Lasercut Piggy Banks

April 4, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Teens Create! Join us for a time to hang out, learn a new skill, and make something awesome to take home! Each month we'll try a new technique, design, or process! Get ready to save money with a personalized piggy bank that you paint, decorate, an...

After School Hangout

April 4, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., 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 9-14....