Upcoming Events

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ERC Open Hours noon - 4 p.m.

February 23, 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. ...

SUICIDE PREVENTION AND DEPRESSION AWARENESS

February 23, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
SUICIDE PREVENTION AND DEPRESSION AWARENESS Suicide awareness prevention is becoming more important than ever in the face of some alarming statistics: Suicide rates are increasing for people between the ages of 10 and 74, and suicide is the sec...

Sewing 101

February 23, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Everything you've ever wanted to know about sewing basics will be covered in this class. Sewing 101 will give you the skills and confidence to set you on your way to meeting your sewing goals, or to refresh your memory if it's been a while since...

Movie: "A Raisin in the Sun" (1961) (NR)

February 23, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs, Movie
Description:
In celebration of Black History Month, come join us in our continuing classic film series for a screening of the 1961 film "A Raisin in the Sun" (NR), starring Sidney Poitier and Ruby Dee. Snacks and drinks provided. No registration requ...

Native American Tales

February 23, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Oral, spoken word storytelling accompanied by music is Rose Red Elk's passion.  Her stories are a blend of medicine stories, stories spiritual in nature and learning tools. She will engage the audience to participate in a song “Keepers of the Ea...
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Please join us as Connie Hamblin presents the Back to Eden method of gardening, Straw Bale Gardening and other gardening methods. ...

The Art of Self ReInvention

February 23, 2019
2:15pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Discover the 5 keys to creating a career or business doing the type of work you love....

MAKE Art! (For Grades 1-5)

February 23, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M.
Description:
Grades 1-5 are invited to come make some art! It might get messy! Call 531.6333 x2416 if you have any questions....

Sand Creek Studio Orientation Class

February 23, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Interested in using Sand Creek's exciting new Recording Studio? Whether you’re creating your first masterpiece or are a seasoned professional, Sand Creek's Studio offers the tools to record, mix and master your audio adventure! This Orientation c...

Yo-Yo Club

February 23, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Community Public, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join yo-yo enthusiasts from the Colorado Springs area for an afternoon of learning new tricks! All levels welcome. For ages 9 and up. ...

Ute Pass Coding Club

February 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
Have you ever wondered what makes computer programs run? Ever wanted to make a cool video game or learn how to make a website? Learn how to code, mess around with robots, and more! Ages nine and up....

Recording Studio Session - Drum Kit

February 24, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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:
Drum recording hour. This one hour slot is available to patrons wishing to record the drum kit. Due to the loud nature of this instrument, we offer a recording session before business hours. Please do not book this session for non drum related studio...

Recording Studio Session

February 24, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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...

Carnelian Coffee Book Group

February 24, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Meet us at Carnelian Coffee, 2428 West Colorado Avenue, on the first Sunday of each month from 1-2:30 p.m. to discuss that month's book club selection. Refreshments will be available for purchase. The 2019 selections will be announced in...

SoulCollage Meetup

February 24, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
Creative Self Care for Women Meetup Group SoulCollage is an intuitive collage and writing process...

scbwi_ Colorado Springs Connect & Critique

February 24, 2019
1:00pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Purpose Description: Connect and Critique Session - members and interested children's writers meet and discuss industry news, problem solve writing issues, and exchange portions of their work for critique and feedback. SCBWI Mission: The Society of...

Bible study

February 24, 2019
1:45pm - 3:15pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Description
A bibles study for all who would like to attend...

Recording Studio Session

February 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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...

Pansy Needlecase

February 24, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Join us in stitching a special treat for yourself. This class will explore thread painting, padding techniques, and ribbon and bead embellishments using cotton floss, perle cotton, overdyed, and metallic threads on white linen. A lovely pink pansy, s...

NAACP Membership Meeting

February 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Description
General membership meeting, open to the public, with a speaker...

ET Disclosure Discussion Group

February 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen Room
Description
A free discussion group meeting to discuss topics related to UFOs and ETs, technology, related books, and current events....

English as a Second Language (ESL)

February 25, 2019
8:00am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley 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...