Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Library Branch
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Census Drop-in Help 2p-4p

April 3, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Have questions about the 2020 US Census? Come by and talk with a staff member; we are happy to help answer your questions. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

KidsMAKE: "Balloon" Dog Paintings

April 3, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Artists will be introduced to American Neo-Pop artist Jeff Koons, especially his stainless steel sculptures and his balloon dogs in particular.  They’ll create whimsical balloon dogs on a city backdrop using templates, paper and paint, perm...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

PTAB: Penrose Teen Advisory Board

April 3, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Help with library programs, events, and decorate the Teen Space at Penrose! Teen Volunteer applications required. Ages 12-18 only.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Community Movie Night

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Friday night is movie night! Join PPLD on Fridays at 4pm for weekly movie discussions. Each week we will feature several movies from PPLD’s streaming movie service, Kanopy, then host curated discussions about the selected movies. Please note that som...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Finally Friday

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an after school adventure! You provide the imagination, we provide the supplies. Something new every week! Today we are making scrabble tile pendants. Ages 7-12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
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....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

First Friday Gaming

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Teen Center (ETC) A & B
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Challenge other gamers to see who is the best! Ages 12-18. Snacks provided! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Gaming

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Hang out at the library and play on our new XBox One with your friends! Every first Friday 4-5:30 p.m. Limited consoles available, so arrive early to secure your spot! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Tabletop Gaming

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Try a new game or play old favorites! We'll have a variety of games for you to play. Snacks will be provided. We meet the first Friday of the month from 4 - 5:30 p.m. in the teen area. Each month we learn and play a different game (and sometimes ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens First Friday: DIY T-shirt bags and seed bombs

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Earth Month by upcycling an old t-shirt into a tote bag! T-shirts will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. We will also celebrate Earth Month by using clay, dirt, and seeds to make "seed bombs" of native Colorado wildflowers! O...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Collage Arts

April 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:45pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Teen Friyay: Upcycle old books and vintage magazines into pieces of art.  ...
This event is in the "All" group.

First Friday Art Walk

April 3, 2020
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
First Friday of every month, April-December. Join us for light refreshments, and to view the art on display in our meeting room and display case. Then embark on the First Friday Art Walk through the rest of Old Colorado City. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Juan Morales is a Colorado Poet who teaches at Colorado State University at Pueblo. He is offering a workshop on Poetry of the Witness and Activist Poetry. Register and join us for a wonderful class! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Corner
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read Therapy dogs! ...
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

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Makerspace
Description:
In this 2 hour group badging class, learn how to use PPLD’s laser cutter / engraver machines. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the library’s laser on their own during Open Hours in the makerspaces at Library 21c, E...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Education Tutoring

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education Tutoring.  ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

April 4, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Cancelled
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...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Storytime

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Young children, with a favorite adult, experience new stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, activities, and crafts. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of nee...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Saturday Fun

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
A children’s librarian will lead a “Baby/Toddler Time” program that focuses on songs and rhymes. Can’t make it live? You can always view the videos whenever it’s convenient for you. https://www.facebook.com/ppldkids/ ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby Time

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Art Adventures at Sand Creek

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Come and make a fun art project! Different projects featured each month. This month's project is Monet Water Lilies. Monet spent 40 years painting water lilies! Create your own Monet-inspired water lilies and learn about this time period of Monet'...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
 Come to this special storytime, enjoy doggy themed stories, crafts, and practice reading with our furry friend Luna.   We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Crazy Soap and Bath Fizzies

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Treat yourself to a crazy DIY spa day! Use vintage molds to create soap in wild shapes. Discover how to make bath bombs with a twist! Join presenter Shawn from Two Bee Industries for this dive into the crazy side of clean. Ages 12 - 18 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Lego Build

April 4, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
LEGO enthusiasts of all ages! Join us for our monthly LEGO Build! We’ll provide the LEGOs, you bring the creativity! Open to everyone. Please do not bring your own LEGOs (However, donations are gladly accepted!). ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
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.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All" group.

Drop In Saturday: Card Castle InterLibrary Competition

April 4, 2020
11:00am - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Drop In Saturday: Card Castle InterLibrary Competition  Lets see which library can build the tallest castle! Winner will have the most countable levels. Drop in anytime and help us build the tallest card castle in the district! All ages&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Drop-In: Sensory Table

April 4, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Explore your senses! Check out items with a unique texture or feel, a pleasant smell, or that make noise. Take home a handout on how to make a sensory bottle to have on the go! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

ERC Open Hours Noon - 4 p.m.

April 4, 2020
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
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 x1416 if you have any questions. Learn more at ppld.org/erc. ...