PPLD Update:

Old Colorado City Library will be closed Thu., Dec 1 - Sun., Dec. 18 for renovations.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table. The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question.  Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
A small handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.  Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Community Public
Event Details:
Voter Service and Polling Centers (VSPCs) are one-stop vote locations where you can register to vote, update your registration, vote in person and drop off your voted mail ballot all in one place. For each election, we will have several conveniently ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Place Playgroup

9:00am - 10:00am
Required
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Corner
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For parents and caregivers with children 1-3 years old. Hosted at PPLD's Family Place Libraries, please join us for an enjoyable 5-week playgroup, where you spend time together, play, make friends, and speak one-on-one with specialists in child devel...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Kitchen
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Creative Services Programs
Event Details:
Start your journey to a new career today!  Pikes Peak Library District is offering a five-week training program that helps you learn the skills you need to become a qualified prep cook or line cook. The program outcome is em...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table.  The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small, handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Palmer Lake Book Club

9:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Palmer Lake Library
Room: Palmer Lake Community Events
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
The Palmer Lake Book Club will meet at the Lucretia Vaile Museum, on the lower level of the Palmer Lake Library building.  Please call or email for the most current book selection.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity/Story Rooms
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Family Library Programs, Homeschool
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Homeschoolers: Reimagine artist George Rodrigue's legendary Cajun loupe-garou using chalk pastels to give this mythical dog form and character.  Then blow paint tree branches across a misty beaver moon to complete the mysterious mood of this fun...
Reservation

CERAMICS-Wheel Throwing FREE

10:00am - 12:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Ceramics Studio
Description
Who is this class for? Ceramics Certification Workshop is for members who have this level of expertise ceramics: Beginners - No or limited ceramics experience  Learning Objective To be able to: cut, and wedge s...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Dye Lab
Description
Who is certification for: MAC Makerspace Members who would like to use the Drum Carders and Hand Carders available in the MAC Textiles Lab.  *Members that already are experienced in using these tools please contact the instructor for an expe...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Families who participated in Stuffed Animal Sleepover on Thursday, November 3, will pick up their stuffed animals and/or dolls.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
NORTHSTAR COMPUTER SERIES: MICROSOFT WORD BASICS 1 Join us and learn to use PPLD resources to improve your computer skills. This learning experience consists of three (3) in-person classes.  There's no cost to participate.  What yo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English Group

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
Event Details:
Speak English groups are fun English language conversation groups for adults with intermediate and advanced English skills. Each group meets once a week for two hours to practice English. Classes are free. There is no need to register in advanc...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Textiles
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Makerspace
Event Details:
Hosted by the MAC Who is this class for? Sewing Machine Certification Workshop is for MAC makerspace members who have this level of expertise on sewing machines: Beginners  Competent Proficient Expert We have a variety of ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table. The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question.  Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.  Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table.  The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table.  The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Palmer Lake Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table. The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Create a festive conversation starter for your holiday table. The leaves can be turned over to reveal a fun question. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small, handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small, handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Palmer Lake Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.  Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
A small handy survival kit to carry in your purse, backpack, or in the glove box of your car. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last.  Kit may contain supplies not suitable for children.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Create & Play

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Did you know studies show that art-making builds motor skills, reading readiness, and math concepts? Bring your little one to a special event made just for them where they will experience creative and playful adventures with art! Be sure to wear old ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Events
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Stories and more for children and their favorite adult. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Marlene Rook Memorial Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Stories and more for children ages 3 and older, with a favorite adult. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Palmer Lake Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Stories and more for children ages 3 and older, with a favorite adult. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Create and Play

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Did you know studies show that art making builds motor skills, reading readiness, and math concepts? Bring your little one to a special event made just for them where they will experience creative and playful adventures with art! Be sure to wear...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ornament Making

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn to make two cute ornaments to display in your home for the holidays- a ribbon candy ornament made with ribbon and bells, and a yarn bird ornament. ...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
Are you looking to practice public speaking, improve your communication and build leadership skills? The purpose of Toastmasters is to help members overcome fears about speaking in public, improve communication skills and develop leadership skills...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Happy Crafters

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
All adult handicrafters aged 18 and over are welcome -- knitters, cross stitchers, crocheters, beaders, etc... BRING YOUR OWN PROJECT, share ideas, learn new skills. Light refreshments served. ...
Reservation

Community Exchange

1:00pm - 4:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Knights of Columbus Hall
Room: KCH MacLaren Hall
Description
The Community Exchange is a weekly program aimed at providing a wide variety of necessary services for anyone in El Paso County. This program is hosted by PPLD and is held in the Knights of Columbus Hall on Friday afternoons from 1 - 4 p.m. The Co...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Textiles
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Family
Event Type: Makerspace
Event Details:
Hosted by the MAC We have thread, mending supplies, sewing machines, and lots of patience. We will NOT do it for you, but we will guide you to make the task manageable and provide a final result that is sturdy. Zippers, buttons, and Velcro are not...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
The human body is amazing and it’s easy to be curious about how it works. Have some fun learning about several body systems. You’ll make a model of a pumping heart, create a stethoscope, make a model spine, and hopefully go home with some questions a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Beginning and Intermediate Yoga

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Required
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Yoga class for beginners and intermediate level practitioners with local yoga instructor Svetlana. Please bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes. (Yoga blanket, yoga strap, and two yoga blocks recommended; limited gear available at the lib...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Game

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Teen Center (ETC) A & B
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Event Details:
Come hang out and show off your gaming skills! We’ll have a Nintendo Switch tournament and snacks! Ages 12-18.  ...