Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

ERC Open Hours 3 - 6 p.m.

May 23, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
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....

Paws to Read

May 23, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
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! ...

Teen Movie: Aladdin Marathon!

May 23, 2019
3:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
You ain't never had a friend like...the library! In celebration of the live-action Aladdin movie coming to theaters on Friday the 24th, the library is hosting an Aladdin movie marathon!  We'll have "a whole new world" of snacks and cr...

Teen Anime Club

May 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Love Anime? Come hang out with other teens that share your passion! In April we'll be making anime themed buttons and will decide what to watch as a group!  Ages 12-18. Some Anime shown may be rated PG-13 or TV-14. Snacks provided, cosplay...

After School Hangout

May 23, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 9-14....

Teens Make: Personalized Picture Frames

May 23, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Personalize a picture frame for your mom (or keep it for yourself!). Ages 9-15. Registration Required. ...

Culinary Quick Start Exam & Job Searching

May 23, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Lab reserved for students currently enrolled in the Culinary Quick Start program. You must be enrolled in the program to take this exam. ...

Recording Studio Session

May 23, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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:
Hosted by TerryJosiah. 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 ful...

Peak Reader

May 23, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

May 23, 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

May 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E1
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....

Speak English

May 23, 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. ...
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, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this two-part class series, participants will first learn the basics of how to create a silicon mold, and then will learn how to use resin with the mold to create replicas. Discover tips and techniques for creating a successful mold and resin c...

Young Living Essential Oils and More!

May 23, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
Young Living is the world leader in essential oils, and is focused on bringing pure, powerful health solutions to millions worldwide. Young Living was founded 25 years ago by Gary Young and has over 18 corporate and partner farms all over the world y...

Circ Meeting

May 24, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
Meeting ...

Springs French Music Lingua

May 24, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Join Barbara Mills from Springs French Music Lingua for a unique program that teaches French to children, ages 8 and under, using a fun mix of music, movement, art, drama and storytelling! Register for the FREE French class at ...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

May 24, 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...

Speak English

May 24, 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

May 24, 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

May 24, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
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

May 24, 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

May 24, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Cancelled
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

May 24, 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

May 24, 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.   ...