Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Book Swap

2/2 @ 10:00am
to
2/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
A book is a great gift to give an receive! Join us for a book swap. Please only bring books published in the last 10 years (2008-current).  Books must be gently used, clean and clear of any mysterious or foul odors to be swapped.  Remaining...

Book Swap

2/4 @ 10:00am
to
2/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Upstairs
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
A book is a great gift to give and receive! Join us for a book swap.  Please only bring books published in the last 10 years (2008-current). Books must be gently used, clean, and clear of any mysterious or foul odors to be swapped. Remaining boo...

Paws to Read

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Corner
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read Therapy dogs! ...

Studio Session

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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...

Lego Build

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Build with Legos with fellow enthusiasts. ...

Falcon Garden Club

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
We will be discussing topics related to high desert gardening. Open to the public; visitors are heartily invited to join us. Visit our website at www.falcongardenclub.org ...

Kinderspark!

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Discover fun ideas to help your child get ready for kindergarten! Explore pre-reading activities to try at home. Get a free book!  For ages 5 and under with a caregiver.   No registration required for this free program.   ...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 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...

Meet the Maker in Residence: Linda Riley

February 16, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Atrium
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Makerspace
Description:
Have you always wanted to learn to knit, but never found the time or teacher? Here's your opportunity! Visit with Maker in Resident Linda Riley to chat about her craft and see her work on a large knitting project on select Saturdays from Jan 19 - Mar...

Family Storytime

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Young children, with a favorite adult, experience new stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, activities, and crafts. ...

Storytime

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Stories and more for children ages 3 and older, with a favorite adult. Call for storytime themes, if you’re interested! ...

Children's Literacy Center

February 16, 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....

Family Coloring Party

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family, All
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Drop in and spend time with your kids (babies - teens) coloring and conversing. Pages and coloring materials suitable for babies through adults provided. Call 884.9800 x6310 if you have any questions. No registration necessary. ...

Family Storytime

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Join us for this all ages storytime program; with crafts, stories, and fun! Families are welcome.  ...

Jane Austen Society - Virtual Tour of Stoneleigh Abbey

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Pikes Peak Jane Austen Society presents a virtual tour of Stoneleigh Abbey in England, one of the homes associated with Jane Austen. Via Skype, we will take a tour through the home and be able to have a live Q&A session with the tour guide afterward...

Skins and Skulls

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Palmer Lake Library
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Skins and Skulls A program about mammals found on the eastern plains of Colorado: where they live, what they eat and how to look for them. Skins and skulls from these animals will help identify them and their habitat.  You will learn from the...

Voces Unidas for Justice

February 16, 2019
10:30am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Community Public, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Voces Unidas for Justice Apoyo Para Victimas: de violencia domestica o abuso entre pareja, acoso sexual en el trabajo, o egresion sexual de cualquier forma, acecho, y ostras formas de violencia. Como una organización sin lucros la misión nuestr...

Studio Session

February 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
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...

Tibetan Singing Bowls

February 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Congregational Church, 103 Pawnee Ave
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Open your heart this Valentine's Day to give and receive the experience of peace and tranquility through ancient sound as a vehicle to deepen your connection of Divine Love for self and others. Jeff Grissom is a Sound Healer and Reiki Master Teacher ...

Calculus

February 16, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E6
Description
Calculus review...

Junior World Quizzing Championships

February 16, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Description
www.juniorworldquizzingchampionships.com The Junior World Quizzing Championships will take place on Saturday 16 February and is open to anyone under the age of 19 years on 1 September 2018. The quiz is targeted toward those aged over, but may be a...

ERC Open Hours noon - 4 p.m.

February 16, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
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. Learn more at ppld.org/erc. ...