Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Paws to Read

April 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children practice reading and building fluency by reading to a Paws- to-Read dog....

Game On!

April 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event 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! ...

Animation Group After School Program

April 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Description
Animation Group After School Program – To teach & mentor 6th–12th grade students in pop culture art, animation, character design, scriptwriting, & voiceover production...
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
Fair Housing Storytelling Event Housing discrimination happens every day, but often goes unreported. You can help make a difference by sharing your experience that kept you from the home of your choice. Your story matters. For more info, go to ...

Black & Latino Leadership Coalition

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Description
BLLC is a non partisan, non-profit group which strives to unites minority residents of Colorado Springs to ensure representation in local government and community issues through solidarity and information sharing about political, economic, education ...
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Join local textile artists from Stitch in a Ditch as they demonstrate and teach the lace making technique of Tatting. This early 17th century lace form has been used to create durable and lovely lace that can be used to make doilies, earrings, and ma...

Speak English

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Speak English groups are informal English language conversation groups for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week for two hours at various libraries. Classes are free and no registration is necessary. ...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library 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 take a p...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library 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 take a p...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For ...

Writing Critique

April 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Writing Critique...

Tai Chi Basic

April 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Join us for a 45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor.  If considering this class please consult your physician prior to participation in this program. ...

Maker Monday: Painted Rock Cactus Garden

April 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Creative programming designed for adults. Paint rocks to look like cacti and "plant" them into pots.  All materials provided. Registration Required. ...

Math Math Math

April 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E5
Description
Study...

Stitch-Wits

April 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Come stitch in community. Join our knitters, crocheters, piecers, and cross stitchers for an hour and a half of conversation, stitching, help, and tea! Beginners welcome with yarn and needles available for use during session....

DIY Household Cleaner

April 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Save a little money by learning how to make your own eco-friendly household cleaner. ...

Tai Chi Basic

April 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Join us for a 45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor.  If considering this class please consult your physician prior to participation in this program. ...

ARE Study Group

April 22, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
ARE Study Group meets on Mondays throughout the year. ...

Touch a Life

April 22, 2019
7:15pm - 8:15pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Description
Touch of life is a mentoring organization for the youth ...

Laptop Lab

April 23, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, 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...

Recording Studio Session

April 23, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
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...

ESL Writing Group

April 23, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
English as a Second Language (ESL) students who wish to improve their writing skills need to have a basic understanding of grammar structure, tense usage, vocabulary, and how to commit thought processes and ideas onto paper. Interested? You nee...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

April 23, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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...