Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Asperger's Support Group

November 15, 2018
6:15pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
A support group for Adults on the Spectrum...

Open Mic Night!

November 15, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Calling all musicians! And rappers! And poets! And performers! Come to Penrose Library every third Thursday to show off your musical talents. We will provide the mic, speaker and snacks, you provide the talent! All styles of music and skill leve...

Tween Twist Thursday: Shadow Puppet Theater

November 15, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Tween Twist Thursday is for children 9-12 years old. Tween’s can stop by the Children’s Department at East Library at 6:30-8 p.m. for a fun and fabulous activity! This week, we'll be making our own shadow puppet theaters. Tweens will walk away wit...

Dance Along With Amy

November 15, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Health
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Choreographed dance workout.  Free.  Registration required. ...

DNA Study Group

November 15, 2018
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen/Children's Rooms
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Learn about DNA and genealogy....

Palmer Solar

November 15, 2018
7:45pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Description
A community meeting. ...

Adult Services meeting

November 16, 2018
8:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen Room
Event Type: PPLD: Staff Meeting
Description:
Meeting ...

PPLD

November 16, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Training Room
Event Type: PPLD: Staff Meeting
Description:
Front Range Public Library Directors meeting ...

El Paso County Dept. of Human Services @your library

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Study Room G2
Age Group: All, Family, Adults
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
Meet with a DHS professional and… •Get questions answered about SNAP, Health First Colorado, Colorado’s Medicaid Program and Open Enrollment for the Affordable Healthcare Act, and other programs. •Find out how to apply for assistance. •Complete ...

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Makerspace, Adult 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...

Make II Open Hours

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Makerspace, Adult Library Programs
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 ...

Monumental Readers

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
All patrons are welcome to attend this monthly book club. Contact the library for the current book selection....

Speak English

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education 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. ...

Word II Class

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
In this class, become familiar with more advanced formatting features of Microsoft Word to make a professional looking page. Register below. Prerequisites: Word I ...
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Homeschool
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Create a self-portrait in the style of Amedeo Modigliani using his trademark style of disproportion and elongation. Using a no-fail drawing technique and rich chalk pastels, you’ll take away a stylized likeness of yourself ready for display! Please r...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

November 16, 2018
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 Computer Classes, 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...

Art Adventures @ East: Woolly Folk Art Sheep

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Kids will experience mixing colors and painting, cutting and gluing, then adding elements of texture as they create a fun piece of animal folk art. Registration required. Joint program between the ERC and MAKE @ East. Parents and caregivers expected ...

BKMATA

November 16, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Description
Expression Therapy thru Art...

Tai Chi Basics

November 16, 2018
10:15am - 11:00am
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...

Toddler Time

November 16, 2018
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. ...

Family Place Playgroup

November 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:45am
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
For parents/caregivers and children 1-3 years old. Please join us for this enjoyable five week playgroup where you will spend time together, play, make friends and speak one-on-one with specialists in child development. Registration Required. Spac...

Stay and Play Storytime

November 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Come read, rhyme and rock! This active storytime engages children ages two to five and their favorite adults in stories and songs in which everyone participates. After storytime, we invite you to stay and play with us! We’ll have fun toys to enhance ...

Play & Learn

November 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
This open play time is a great way for your child to play with early literacy based toys and games such as puzzles, blocks, puppets, etc. For ages 0-5, with a caring adult. No registration required. ...

Storytime

November 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Storytimes at the library introduce children ages 3 through 7 to picture books, flannel board stories, finger plays, music, art, poetry, film, and puppetry. No registration required for this free event....