Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Homeschool, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
During this fun program perfect for a wintery day, homeschoolers will learn about the Northern Lights, what causes this scientific phenomenon, where and when to see them, and create a Northern Lights art project using chalk pastels. For ages 6 – 12. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Computer & Device Help

February 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Computer Classes
Description:
Are you frustrated with your smartphone? Confused by the Internet? Come get your questions answered about your smartphone, tablet, computer or eReader. Bring your own device or laptop to get help from staff and learn how to troubleshoot questions on ...

Intensive sleep retraining

February 25, 2020
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
This 4 hour workshop teaches people how to improve their sleep and overcome sleep issues....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make II Open Hours

February 25, 2020
2:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Time

February 25, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Calhan Library
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. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

February 25, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Elementary-aged children: Come build reading confidence in a friendly environment with our furry friend, Roxy! We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from some sensory accommodations like fidget...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

German Conversation Group

February 25, 2020
3:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join other intermediate to native speakers to practice your German conversation skills! Please note this group is not the best fit for beginning speakers. German Conversation Group is currently at capacity, but collecting names to start another...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

February 25, 2020
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! ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Intro to Dungeons & Dragons

February 25, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: APPR: All Pikes Peak Reads, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Finished binging Stranger Things ? Come try the real deal! Learn about the basics of Dungeons and Dragons - or hone your skills - with our experienced Dungeon Masters. This program is meant for beginners looking to join a new campaign or dip th...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens on Laptops

February 25, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join us in the Teen Space where we will provide laptops for your use! Ages 12-18 Only. Snacks Provided! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Drop-In: No-Sew Coin Pouch

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Use felt with pre-cut holes to make a coin pouch to take home! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read therapy dogs. All abilities welcome in this drop-in children's program. We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your chil...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog....

Shannon Wheeler

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Laser Cutter
Description
None...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Help choose and run library programs, events, and create displays for the teen area! Teen Volunteer applications required and can be found here:  https://www.cognitoforms.com/PikesPeakLibraryDistrict3/volunteerapplication2019  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Tuesday: Harry Potter Fandom Day

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Movie, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Come hang out while we watch Harry Potter, talk Harry Potter, and create Harry Potter crafts! Snacks provided! Craft: Make Dragon Eggs! Available Games: Harry Potter Trivia, Harry Potter Pictionary, Harry Potter Guess Who, Harry Potter Trivia B...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel II Class

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Tuesdays: Self-Care Spa Day!

February 25, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Treat yourself! In this program you'll learn how to make your own foot scrub, dry shampoo, lip balm, and chocolate mask. You'll leave with a container of each and instructions so that you can make them at home. All supplies provided. Ages 12-18 ONLY....

Animation Production 18+ College Class

February 25, 2020
4:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Annex
Description
The Animation Production 18+ College Class teaches & mentors college-aged students to create and produce broadcast-quality animation, character design, scriptwriting, & voiceover production. For more info or to register a student for this class, plea...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AfterMath

February 25, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Conference Room
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, 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...

Peak Reader

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...

Peak Reader

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Rest & Restore Yoga

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
Press "pause" on your hectic schedule during this gentle yoga class that encourages physical and mental rest and promotes a sense of inner peace. Restorative yoga includes extensive use of props to support the body during a handful of floor-based pos...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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 dip...

Info Session

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
Info session about a new charter school coming to the area. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Falcon Book Club

February 25, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs
Description:
Join us for conversation and fun, no registration required. This months discussion will be on Two Nuts in Italy: A Mother-Daughter Odyssey by Sue Ellen Haning.  For more information, contact Karen Wood at krwoodco@msn.com ...