Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
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This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual Storytime for Kids

April 6, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Class
Description:
  A children’s librarian will invite you to join in a sing-along and then read a children’s book. Can’t make it live? You can always view the videos whenever it’s convenient for you. All videos are available for viewing later on Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Social

April 6, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Seniors
Event Type: Senior Library Programs
Description:
Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Baby Time

April 6, 2020
11:00am - 11:45am
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family 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. Space is limited. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Storytime

April 6, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting 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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AARP Tax-Aide

April 6, 2020
11:00am - 4:15pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to anyone, and if you’re 50 and older and can’t afford a tax preparation service we were made especially for you. We understand that retirement or other life changes may mean your taxes are a ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Yoga Flow

April 6, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
A flow-style class intended for all levels of students to improve strength, flexibility, and balance. Breath work and meditative centering activities included. This week's session is taught by local yoga instructor Leigh Spector-Schultz. Plea...
This event is in the "All" group.

Interactive Reader's Advisory

April 6, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: All
Event Type: Community Public
Description:
If you have reached the end of your watch list or reading list and need a few new recommendations, join us on Facebook Mondays and Thursdays from 1-2pm for some real-time suggestions. You post three books, movies, authors or TV shows that you li...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SPEAK ENGLISH

April 6, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City 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. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

April 6, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
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.

Paws to Read

April 6, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Your child can practice reading and build fluency by reading to a specially trained Paws to Read dog. Meet this special dog in the Children's Area. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Marvelous Mondays: Altered Books

April 6, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Upcycle your old books into art! Join Teresa Huester as she guides you into creating a unique piece of art you'll want to keep and display!  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

ERC Idea Lab: Tissue Paper Birds

April 6, 2020
3:00pm - 5:45pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Create a bright spring bird using a paper plate and tissue paper. Designed for school-age kids, this come-and-go program takes place during open hours in the ERC on select Mondays. Each program features a different art, craft, or STEM activity. No...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

ERC Open Hours 3 - 6 p.m.

April 6, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
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....
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

STEM: Crash Test Dummy

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
Children will make an electronic light-up plastic egg "crash test dummy" using an LED, battery, magnet, screw, and wire. Children create a simple circuit inside their egg, using a screw and magnet to make a switch. When the egg is jostled or dropped,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Pro Se Clinic

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Self-represented litigants/pro se patrons (representing yourself in court without a lawyer) are welcome for a walk-in session with a volunteer attorney to discuss your legal issue in a 10-15 minute private session. The sessions are held via webcam i...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Pro Se Clinic

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Upcoming El Paso County Virtual Pro Se Clinic (VPC) Free Legal Clinic: Monday, April 6, 2020 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM - contact your local Fountain Library at (719) 357-6142 or dhamilton@ppld.org to be added to the sign-up sheet Despite the CO...
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.

AfterMath

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math. No appointments - Drop in! We wi...
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.

AfterMath

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math. Take advantage of math tutoring for all...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

April 6, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children practice reading and building fluency by reading to a Paws-to-Read dog. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coding Camp: Friends

April 6, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Learn to code with Google!  Using an evaluated curriculum from the computer scientists at Google, youth will learn basic computational thinking concepts through block coding.  The theme of this camp is "Friends". Ages 9-15 only. Registratio...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Speak Russian

April 6, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Foreign Language
Description:
Speak Russian is a conversation program for non-native speakers and learners of the Russian language. All levels are welcome! Short videos, games, and discussion of Russian culture are on the agenda. Learn Russian idioms, improve pronunciation, and t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

April 6, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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 Orientation to register and take a p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

April 6, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education 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 placemen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Craft Night: Spring Bunny Door Hanger

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Creative programming designed for adults. Registration Required. Ages 16+ Decoupage bunny silhouettes to decorate your home this Spring. Please help ensure that other patrons have the opportunity to participate in this program by only registeri...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Garden Craft: Metal Insects and Aluminum Flowers

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Using aluminum and other metallic bits, create beautiful creatures for your home or garden.  All materials provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

21st Century Writers

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join an active group of writers at Library 21C to take your writing to the next level. We spend the first hour and a half of the meeting on writing critiques, and either a discussion or a writing prompt for the last half hour. Participating writers i...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Minding Your Business

April 6, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Business, Class
Description:
Starting a business, growing the one you have or looking for a job? This class will identify business research tools and resources to help you along the way. ...