Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
The Animation Production After School Class teaches & mentors 5th–12th grade students in digital and traditional art for creating animated cartoons and stories. This class will focus on skill development for animating, character design, scriptwriting...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

After School Hangout: Glue Gun Bling

December 12, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
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 "Teens" group.

Teen Art Club

December 12, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Bring something you're working on and hang out and have snacks while working on your art! Trade ideas and see what other teens are working on. We'll also have some art supplies out if you'd like to try something new! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TAB

December 12, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Teen Advisory Board helps with library programs and events...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

December 12, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
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 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

December 12, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
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 diploma. These ...
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine B
Description
A Presentation of Mis Crismes 1956, Christmas in La Puente, New Mexico, by Gloria Mora Written in colonial Spanish, English, and modern Spanish Gloria Mora’s goal is to contribute to preserve of the richness of her Hispanic heritage and Spanish d...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak German

December 12, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Foreign Language
Description:
A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice German. Some German language skills are recommended. For questions about this group, please email jgoodwin@ppld.org....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Painting with Mocktails: Wintry Scene

December 12, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Create a wintry painting featuring a playful fox. Enjoy delicious seasonal mocktails too! No prior painting experience required. All supplies provided. Ages 18 and up. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English

December 12, 2019
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. ...

Tween Support Group (Ages 8-12)

December 12, 2019
6:15pm - 8:15pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
This group will be for boys and girls on the Autism Spectrum. This is not a drop off event. An adult over the age of 18 must stay with the child unless arrangements are made with the facilitator....
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.

Laser Badging

December 12, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
***Registration for this class will begin November 30th at noon*** Group badging class where you will learn how to use the Laser Cutter / Engraver. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the Laser Cutter / E...
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.

Hanging Snowflake Decoration

December 12, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Create a beautiful snowflake decoration to hang for the holidays using cardstock, branches, and string. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

EA library meeting

December 13, 2019
8:00am - 9:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
n/a ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Art Adventures @ East: Chalk Art: String of Lights

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Homeschool, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Using chalk pastel techniques, kids will create a string of bright holiday lights. Joint program between the ERC and MAKE @ East. Registration required. Please register each child that will be attending. Parents and caregivers are expected to attend....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, 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...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

ERC Make-A-Masterpiece: Shaking Dog!

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:15am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Homeschool
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Because you never outgrow finger painting, join us in creating an Iris Scott inspired “shaking dog.” Sketch first, then use several painting techniques to create these eye-catching pieces. When a wet dog shakes, watch out! Register for one session on...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Informal English language conversation groups for adults who speak some English (intermediate to advanced levels). Group meets once a week for two hours, no registration required, and no cost involved. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yarnettes

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

December 13, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, the SA Makerspace 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...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Toddler Time

December 13, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
One and two-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tai Chi Basics

December 13, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Begin your Tai Chi journey HERE with the Basics. Class is 45 minutes long. No experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing. Everyone welcome. Learn from Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. Please consult your physician prior to part...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Book Break

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
A short read-aloud session for preschoolers. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This  30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children with a favorite adult.   ...