Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Storytime

March 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful env...

Toddler Time followed by Tots and Blocks

March 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens 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. ...

Play & Learn

March 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
This open play time is a great way for your child to play with early literacy based toys and games such as puzzles, blocks, puppets, etc. For ages 0-5, with a caring adult. No registration required....
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine A
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Kids House of Joy will help us discover the diversity of music from around the world through Classical, Broadway, Folk, children’s music, and more. Enjoy interactive songs, dances, instruments, and hand-clapping, foot-stomping fun. All ages. ...

Stay and Play Story time followed by Toy Time

March 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Come read, rhyme and rock! This active storytime engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys to enhance ...
Registration
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, S.T.E.A.M., Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Zero!!  Come learn how special zero is.   Let’s take a look at zero, null, nada, oh, naught, nil, zip – and learn a little and laugh a little!  Have I spiked your interest yet?  Mathematics as you never knew it could be! ...

Toddler Time

March 29, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens 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. ...

Qi Gong

March 29, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Learn Qi Gong with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. No experience necessary. Everyone welcome. philipselva@yahoo.com Please consult your physician prior to participation in this program....

Adult Education Tutoring

March 29, 2019
11:30am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Adult Education Tutoring ...

Speak French

March 29, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Description
An advanced French conversation group. Patrons can contact Randy Horton at 719-205-1454 or Donna Becket at 719-598-4038. ...

ERC Open Hours noon - 5 p.m.

March 29, 2019
12:00pm - 5:00pm
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. ...

Tai Chi 37 Form (All Levels)

March 29, 2019
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
45 minute class with Certified Tai Chi Instructor Philip Selva. philipselva@yahoo.com Please consult your physician prior to participation in this program....

21st Century Toastmasters

March 29, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
becoming a more effective communicator. improving my grammar and vocabulary. exercising time management skills. being a great listener. learning to give specific, positive, and helpful feedback. speaking to inspire....
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
ALL OLD COLORADO CITY LIBRARY SPRING BREAK @ THE LIBRARY EVENTS TAKE PLACE AT THE WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER, 1628 W Bijou St. Colorado Springs, CO 80904. Kids House of Joy will help us discover the diversity of music from around the world through ...

Cancelled

March 29, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
To be supplied later ...
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Fifth Friday: Special Programming. Beginning Book Folding with Teresa Huester. Make and take home a repurposed book. The design will be a heart made from folded pages. Light refreshments. Adults 18+ only. Registration required and strictly limited to...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

March 29, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East 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 old. A...

Spring Break - Meet a Local Firefighter!

March 29, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Venue
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
See a firefighter up close and personal! Firefighters from CSFD or Tri-Lakes will be teaching about fire safety and answering questions.  If trucks are not on call, they will be at each location! Age 3 – 12. ...

Friday Fun: Surprise!

March 29, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Friday Fun: Surprise! is a program for kids grades k-8. We will have a special event for today. To find out what it is come see us! Snacks will be provided. We hope to see you there!...

Spring Break Escape Room

March 29, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Need something to do over Spring Break? Tweens and Teens (ages 9-14) are invited to participate in the Escape Room, Glacial Treasures. As part of his mission to enhance the world’s understanding of glaciers, renowned earth scientist and ice m...

Chess & Checkers

March 29, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
3-5 Fridays, boards will be out, waiting for you. Enjoy a casual game with friends or new acquaintances after school or work. ...

AfterMath

March 29, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Free Math Tutoring! Experienced math tutors assist students of all ages and grade levels. Drop in for help with your math questions. ...

Teens on Laptops

March 29, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Laptops are set aside for teens use in the Meeting Room. Come in to do some homework with the Aftermath crowd or pop in to the After School Hangout side to play games or music.   ...

Paws to Read

March 29, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog....
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Stand up to the Empire and prove you can build a better space station than the Death Star! Curtis Mork, the LEGO Guy, will share LEGO building tips and spectacular creations during this program for children ages 5-12. ...

Escape Room: Glacial Games

March 29, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Can you find the treasure before the glacier melts? Ages 12-18 ...