Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Inventa Academy Planning Meeting

April 25, 2019
5:00pm - 6:15pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Monthly planning meeting. Inventa Academy will embrace Expeditionary Learning model, which perfectly blends Project-Based Learning and Social-Emotional Learning. The school will also provide an optional Dual Language (English-Spanish) Immersion Progr...

Monument Library Anime Club

April 25, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
What: An anime club! Why: Share anime with other people who love it, too! Eat snacks. Help shape the anime club for future months/generations. What We're Watching Today: UNKNOWN! Nothing rated above TV-14. You can help us decide. Program recommend...

Youth and Family Experience

April 25, 2019
5:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine B
Description
I had a conversation this week with a parent of a teenager. This mom explained to me how her son is withdrawn, moody, angry, unresponsive and just wants to be left alone. He can't get his school work done and just wants to play video games or be on h...

Peak Reader

April 25, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children.  ...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

April 25, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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 ...
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Description
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Family Support Groups program gives patients and their families a place to go where they can share information, education and feelings in a comfortable and caring environment. Family Support Groups are for any...

Speak German

April 25, 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....

Top Ten Estate Planning Mistakes

April 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 71
Description:
Rabea Taylor from Lewis, Kuhn, and Swan PC will be speaking on the top ten estate planning mistakes.  Ms. Taylor will cover:   - The Most Common Pitfalls in Estate Planning - Right and Wrong Ways to Leave an Inheritance - Whe...

Speak English

April 25, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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. ...

EXCEL II CLASS

April 25, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet. Prerequisite: Completion of Excel I or previous experience using Excel.  Space is limited to 12, so registration is required! ...

Clay Basics: Tea Bag Holder

April 25, 2019
6:15pm - 8:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Tired of your tea bag string slipping into your tea? Create an animal or character to keep you company while you enjoy a hot drink. Participants will practice creating clay sculptures, learning techniques for shaping, carving, etc. ...

The Home Buying Process

April 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
Educational class on the home buying process from the perspective of the Realtor and The lender....

Pizza & Shakespeare Party

April 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, History Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Shakespeare's birthday with a play and pizza! Take turns reading a play aloud with other Shakespeare fans while enjoying a pizza dinner. ...

Michael Mabbitt

April 25, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H2
Description
personnal ...

Set-up PPLD Staff Event

April 25, 2019
8:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community/Annex
Age Group: All
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
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PPLD Staff Event

April 26, 2019
8:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community/Annex
Age Group: All
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
n/a ...

Marketing Team

April 26, 2019
8:30am - 9:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
newsletter meeting ...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

April 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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...

ERC STEAM: Solar Science

April 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center)
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Grab your sunscreen and a hat and join us as we explore our largest star, the sun.  We’ll harness some of the sun’s energy, explore the effects of ultraviolet radiation, and use sunlight to “make a masterpiece.” This class repeats on April 19, A...

Speak English

April 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library 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....

Yarnettes

April 26, 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! ...

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

April 26, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
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...

Toddler Time

April 26, 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. ...

Tai Chi Basics

April 26, 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...

Book Break

April 26, 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. ...

Music & Movement

April 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
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.   ...