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: East Library
Room: East Community/ Annex
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Community Public
Event Details:
Reserved for Election tear-down and removal of equipment ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn how your brain determines how far away things are with depth perception experiments. For ages 5-12.  ...
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...
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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 event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Families to pickup Stuffed Animal Sleepover  ...
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 2 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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Yarnettes Fiber Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Event Details:
Join this fun group of fiber friends for a couple of hours of working on projects.  ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Live Indoor, Maker/Artist in Residence, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Join our Maker in Residence, Gabrielle Oshiro, as she constructs a large-scale modular origami piece to be displayed in Library 21c. Participants may help with a variety of tasks such as folding origami, connecting pieces together into modules, pasti...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn how your brain determines how far away things are with depth perception experiments. For ages 5-12 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn how your brain determines how far away things are with depth perception experiments. For ages 5-12. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Learn how your brain determines how far away things are with depth perception experiments. For ages 5-12.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M.
Event Details:
  Learn how your brain determines how far away things are with depth perception experiments. For ages 5-12.   ...
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.

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 "All" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Venue
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Creative Services Programs
Event Details:
Graduation ceremony for Food Industry Training. ...
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Textiles-Jewelry Metal Stamping

11:00am - 1:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Textiles
Description
Introduction to Jewelry Metal Stamping Class Description Learn how the art of metal stamping, which is a method of cold forging (no torch heat), requires only a handful of tools and is a great way to add uniqueness to any piece of jewelry! ...
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...
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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 C...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Quilted Coasters

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Required
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Live Indoor
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Interested in learning to sew? Learn the basics of using a sewing machine, including threading, filling a bobbin, and executing basic stitches, as we create quilted coasters. All materials will be provided. This class is intended for those who ha...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Adult Education Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Business
Event Details:
Entrepreneur in Residence Office Hours Ginelle Curincita, the fall Entrepreneur in Residence will be available to help you along your entrepreneurial journey. She will be at the following locations for office hours:  Sand Creek Library...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Pop Up: Sensory Circles

4:00pm - 5:00pm
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:
Make your own sensory toy by selecting items with interesting textures and adhering them to a circle.   We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from some sensory accommodations like fidge...
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Girl Scout Meeting

4:30pm - 6:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Community Room
Description
An event open to all girls k-5 to learn about girl scouts through fun and engaging activitites...