Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Summer Spa Series

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Homemade body-care stuff for your next spa day! In this second installment of the Summer Spa Series, we'll provide the materials to make deodorizing shoe spray, bath bombs, and lotion bars!  ...

ERC Idea Lab: Space Comets

July 22, 2019
3:00pm - 5:45pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Craft a comet with a glowing coma and a sparkling tail and make it soar through space! Designed for school-age kids, this come-and-go program takes place during open hours in the ERC (3 to 6 p.m.) every Monday from June to July. Each program features...

ERC Open Hours 3 - 6 p.m.

July 22, 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....

Game On!

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Love Video Games? From next generation to old school classics, stop by and play for a while! ...

Paws to Read

July 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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. ...

Maker Monday: Stinky No More Shoe Spray

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Homemade body-care stuff for your next spa day! In this Summer Spa Day, we'll provide the materials to make deodorizing shoe spray!   ...
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Atrium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Book Clubs, Local Author
Description:
Join Major General (Retired) Roy D. Bridges, Jr., formerly of the Air Force and retired astronaut, as he discusses his experience in space and the related book club read, Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Mad...

Sand Creek Studio Orientation Class

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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...

Animation Production Summer Class

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
To provide a summer break learning experience for 6th–12th grade students in pop culture art, animation, character design, scriptwriting, & voiceover production ...

PEAK Training

July 22, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Description
Spend an hour with El Paso County DHS, learning the new Colorado PEAK online benefits application process. This is a classroom style opportunity to learn about how to create an account, navigate the site, and finalize an application for benefits.&nbs...

Speak English

July 22, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Speak English groups are informal English language conversation groups for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week for two hours at various libraries. Classes are free and no registration is necessary. ...

Writing Critique

July 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Writing Critiques...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

July 22, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education High School Equivalency (HSE) program offers free classes for adults. Using trained instructors, we will help students who need to obtain GED, HiSET, or TASC credentials, which are the alternative to a high school diploma. These ...

Recording Studio Session

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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...

Tai Chi Basic

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Join us for a 45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor.  If considering this class please consult your physician prior to participation in this program. This class is designed for patrons that have been Tai Chi classe...

Maker Monday: Travel Fund Box

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Creative programming designed for adults. A grown-up piggy bankperfect for saving up for that dream vacation.  All materials provided. Registration Required. ...

L to L

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E3
Description
Study group ...

Stitch-Wits

July 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Come stitch in community. Join our knitters, crocheters, piecers, and cross stitchers for an hour and a half of conversation, stitching, help, and tea! Beginners welcome with yarn and needles available for use during session....

Recording Studio Session

July 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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...

Tai Chi Basic

July 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
This class is scheduled for beginners for Tai Chi. This is a 45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor.  In order for this class to be taught, at least 4 people must be registered for the class. If 4 peo...

ARE Study Group

July 22, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
ARE Study Group meets on Mondays throughout the year. ...

Minding Your Business

July 23, 2019
9:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Business, Class, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Learn how to find information for a job search, start a business or grow the business you are in. This will cover print and database sources. ...

Nonprofit Workshop - Grantseeking

July 23, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Learn how to identify foundation and corporate giving programs by matching your organizations mission to foundations' funding preferences. Participants will be introduced to the Colorado Grants Guide and key search techniques. ...

ESL Writing Group

July 23, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
English as a Second Language (ESL) students who wish to improve their writing skills need to have a basic understanding of grammar structure, tense usage, vocabulary, and how to commit thought processes and ideas onto paper. Interested? You nee...

ESL Computer class

July 23, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
ESL Computer class ...