Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Summer Lunch at the Library

July 23, 2019
11:00am - 11:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The Summer Food Service Programs, which provide nutrition lunch meals to all children, will be held Monday through Friday at select PPLD Library locations provided by D11.  This will happen Wednesday, May 29 through Friday, August 2 (excludes Th...

Summer Lunch at the Library

July 23, 2019
11:15am - 11:45am
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The Summer Food Service Programs, which provide nutrition lunch meals to all children, will be held Monday through Friday at select PPLD Library locations provided by D11.  This will happen Wednesday, May 29 through Friday, August 2 (excludes Th...

Recording Studio Session

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
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 Paul. 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 fulfill yo...

ERC Open Hours noon - 4 p.m.

July 23, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
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. Learn more at ppld.org/erc....

Summer Lunch at the Library

July 23, 2019
12:15pm - 12:45pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
The Summer Food Service Programs, which provide nutrition lunch meals to all children, will be held Monday through Friday at select PPLD Library locations provided by D11.  This will happen Wednesday, May 29 through Friday, August 2 (excludes Th...

Speak English

July 23, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne 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. ...

Recording Studio Session

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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 Paul. 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 fulfill yo...

Socrates Cafe

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group. ...

Home Smart Realty

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Description
Real estate seminar...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

July 23, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
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...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Don’t see the computer class that you need? Stop by to get your specific computer questions answered as well as questions about your devices. Be sure and bring your computer, phone, or tablet....

Idea Lab: LEGO Engineering

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Library LEGOs will be available for your building and engineering expertise. Attendees will be challenged to complete a variety of engineering tasks like creating a LEGO zipline and building a LEGO catapult. Come and see which challenges you can comp...

Teens on Laptops: Shrinky Dinks

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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! Create a space themed shrinky dink! Ages 12-18 Only. Snacks Provided! ...

YOUNG ADULT SUMMER ADVENTURE: Laser Tag

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Come play laser tag at the library! We'll be dividing up into teams and competing for prizes.  Ages 12-18 only. Registration Recommended.     ...

Make II Open Hours

July 23, 2019
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 ...

Summer Fun: Alpacas

July 23, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Claudia Swenson will present facts about her charming alpacas, including how they came to the United States, what animal family they are part of, and how their versatile fiber is used. For ages 5 – 11. ...

German Conversation Group

July 23, 2019
3:15pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult 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 grou...

Paws to Read

July 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: Spider-Man Marathon!

July 23, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
In celebration of Spider-Man: Far From Home being released in theaters, let's celebrate the best of Spider-Man movies and TV shows at the library! Snacks and crafts provided.  Please have written or verbal permission to watch a PG-13 film....

Paws to Read

July 23, 2019
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....

Paws to Read

July 23, 2019
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. ...

Microsoft Excel II Class

July 23, 2019
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
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010....

Teen Tabletop Gaming

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Love playing board games? Want to try out new games each month and meet other teens interested in board games? Come to the Teen Tabletop Gaming. Drop by and maybe you'll discover your new favorite game! ...

Meet the Maker in Residence: ChloeBee Brown

July 23, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Atrium
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Have you always wanted to learn more about zines and independent publishing, but never found the time or teacher? Here's your opportunity! Visit with Maker in Residence ChloeBee Brown to chat about her craft and try your hand at zine-making on&n...

Teen Tuesdays: Games!

July 23, 2019
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:
Each Tuesday will feature something different for teens to enjoy including snacks, board and video games and crafts. Have something you'd love to do for Teen Tuesday? Call or email the teen associate to see if your idea could be featured! ...