Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: All
Event Type: Community Public
Description:
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This event is in the "Adults" group.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

April 2, 2020
8:00am - 2:30pm
Cancelled
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 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AARP Tax-Aide

April 2, 2020
9:00am - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to anyone, and if you’re 50 and older and can’t afford a tax preparation service we were made especially for you. We understand that retirement or other life changes may mean your taxes are a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Education Tutoring

April 2, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education Tutor ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Education Tutoring

April 2, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education Tutor ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rockrimmon Art Inspiration

April 2, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Explore art techniques including painting and drawing for adult artists. Basic drawing and painting materials provided by the Friends of the Rockrimmon Library. Ages 18+. Registration required for this free program (opens Mar. 19 at 9:15 a.m.). ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spanish Conversation Group

April 2, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Foreign Language
Description:
This is an informal Spanish conversation group, including intermediate-advanced students and native speakers. It is not an instructional time and no English is spoken during the meetings. It is an opportunity to enjoy and practice speaking and learn ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Swords

April 2, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Class, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Learn the uniquely Chinese dance-like Jian (straight sword) and Dao (broadsword) forms of Tai Chi. The Jian sword form is fairly meditative, while the Dao sword form is quite energetic. A word of caution: Regular practice of these sword for...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Fiction Book Club - Tallgrass

April 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Cheyenne Mountain Library's Fiction (And More) Book Club is open to all! We will be discussing the book Tallgrass by Sandra Dallas. Feel free to invite friends! Snacks will be provided per member sign up. Please call Cheyenne Mountain Libra...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Make II Open Hours at Library 21c

April 2, 2020
2:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

After School Adventures: Table games and puzzles

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an after school adventure: jigsaw puzzles, table games, art projects and more. This program is for school aged kids and their siblings. Today: BeeBots! Come and learn very simple programming. Can you count? Then you can do this! Rem...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Drop in Activities - Card Castles

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Build card castles!  Lets see which library can build the tallest castle! Winner will have the most countable levels. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

ERC OPEN HOURS 3 - 6 P.M.

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Cancelled
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 x1416 if you have any questions. Learn more at ppld.org/erc. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

April 2, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cancelled
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! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

After School Adventures: Gardening Lab for Kids

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M.
Description:
Join us after school to experiment with art and science! For school age children 5-12 years old with a favorite adult. Get a closer look at seeds and discover multiple ways to use seeds. Make cool things for and from your garden. For ages 5-12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

After School Adventures: Tween Twist-Dragon Eggs

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Make your very own jeweled dragon eggs with push pins and Styrofoam. Keep them warm and they just might hatch! For ages 9-12. If your child might benefit from sensory accommodations like fidget items or noise-reducing headphones while in the libra...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After School Hangout

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event 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....
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

KidsMAKE: Magnet Track

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
Your child will design and create their very own magnetic race track from paper plates and popsicle sticks. Zoom on into the library and join us! Ages 5-12 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

STEM: Speed Racer Science

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M.
Description:
Children attending this program will learn about Newton's First Law of Motion and test it out by building a speed racer to take home. Recommended for ages 5-12. Note: We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if you...
This event is in the "All" group.

AFTERMATH - FREE MATH TUTORING - ALL AGES, ALL LEVELS

April 2, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Cancelled
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...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

April 2, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
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.  For ages 12 and ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel Class

April 2, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Description:
In this class, you will learn how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet in Excel 2010....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

April 2, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education High School Equivalency (HSE) program offers free classes for adults. Using trained instructors, we will help students who need to obtain GED, HiSET, or TASC credentials, which are the alternative to a high school dip...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English

April 2, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley 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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Garden Craft: Cat Planters and Garden Labels

April 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Intergenerational Library Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Back by popular demand, cut recycled bottles into cute cat (or other animal) shapes to get your container garden started. Make a label too! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

LASER CUTTER/ENGRAVER BADGING CLASS

April 2, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Description:
In this badging class, learn how to use PPLD’s laser cutter / engraver machines. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the library’s laser on their own during Open Hours in the makerspaces at Library 21c, East Libr...