PPLD Update:

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

This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Event Details:
We have provided three templates for you to fold and create your own dice! There is the traditional 6-sided dice, which is also the easiest version. If you’d like a challenge, try making the 12 or 20-sided dice! Ages 12-18! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime

9:00am - 9:45am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm, and rhyme...
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METALSHOP-Welding & Tools Certification

9:00am - 1:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Metalshop
Description
Learning Outcome:  This 5hr certification class will provide you with the instruction to enable you to independently use the MIG welders and metalshop tools at the MAC. Who is this class for? Age 18+ only but parents may attend this class...
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WOODSHOP-Welding & Tools Certification

9:00am - 1:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Woodshop
Description
Learning Outcome:  This 5hr certification class will provide you with the instruction to enable you to independently use the MIG welders and metalshop tools at the MAC. Who is this class for? Age 18+ only but parents may attend this class...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm, and rhyme...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
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.

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity/Story Rooms
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
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. ...
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DYE LAB-Product Photography

9:30am - 11:30am
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Dye Lab
Description
Bring your digital or film cameras, or just your cell phone will do! If you have lighting modification equipment, feel free to bring that too. I can show you what works, cheap solutions to big problems, finding your light in nature, and capturing...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Event Details:
Join us for an enlightening hour with bestselling author Kwame Christian as he chats about his new book How to Have Difficult Conversations About Race: Practical Tools for Necessary Change in the Workplace and Beyond. Click here to register.&nbs...
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SAQA Regional group

10:00am - 11:30am
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Description
We will be doing art or stitching techniques...
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Quilting for Seven Stars Foundation

10:00am - 4:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
We are making quilts to be donated to kids who are sponsored by the Seven Stars Foundation to go to the YMCA summer camp for a week. Walk in quilters are welcome, as are people who want to learn to make quilts. We have some quilt supplies available...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Stay & Play

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Join us for open-ended play! We'll have fun toys to enhance your child's early literacy learning. Meet new friends and have fun playing together. For ages 1 - 3 years old. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Classroom
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Stories and more for children with their favorite adult. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm, and rhyme...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime - Welcome back!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Voting equipment was picked up early. Welcome back to storytime!! 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.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
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.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity/Story Rooms
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
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.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
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.

Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Stories and more for children ages 3 and older, with a favorite adult.   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 items or noise-reducing headp...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Chats

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Seniors
Event Type: Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions, and coffee. All are welcome. Free. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Chats

11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Seniors
Event Type: Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
This informal gathering for seniors offers information sharing, networking, discussions, and coffee. All are welcome! No registration required. ...
This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: Knights of Columbus Hall
Room: KCH MacLaren Hall
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Experience India – A look into the Culture, Food, and History of India Join PPLD and India Culture presenter, Smita Patel, as we take a look into the cultures, food, and history of India. Smita will share her experience, explore the states that ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Community Public
Event Details:
Silver Key Service Extension (Grab N' Go Meals Falcon/High Prairie) provides delicious and nutritious meals to eligible diners, promoting good health.   Eligibility: Anyone 60 years of age or older. The spouse of an eligible diner is also eli...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Community Public
Event Details:
Silver Key Service Extension (Grab N' Go Meals Calhan) provides delicious and nutritious meals to eligible diners, promoting good health.   Eligibility: Anyone 60 years of age or older. The spouse of an eligible diner is also eligible. R...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Friends of PPLD
Event Details:
Rockrimmon Friends Group ...
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Socrates Cafe

1:00pm - 3:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Marlene Rook Memorial Community Room
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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Create & Play

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity/Story Rooms
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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coding Series: Storytelling

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Beginners can learn to code with Google in Scratch! Using an evaluated curriculum from the computer scientists at Google, youth will learn basic computational thinking concepts through block coding. The theme of this series is "Storytelling". Youth w...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Paws to Read

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read therapy dogs. We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from some sensory accommodations like fidg...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog. ...
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Teen Advisory Board Meeting

4:00pm - 5:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Description
A meeting of the Ruth Holley Teen Advisory Board ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Junior Advisory Board (JAB)

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Required
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Story Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: Live Indoor, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Have a voice in your community, meet new friends, and make a difference, all while having fun! We want to learn from the experts (you!) what programs and events tweens want to see at the library. Each session of the Junior Advisory Board (JAB) will i...
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Crafternoon with Beeable Coaching

4:00pm - 6:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Marlene Rook Memorial Community Room
Description
Join us for an afternoon of crafting in the neighborhood! November 15th we will be doing a vision board workshop at the Cheyenne Mountain Library from 4pm to 6 pm. Supplies will be provided but please bring your favorite magazines, pictures of you an...
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.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Family Library Programs, Live Indoor, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Come to East Library to experiment with watercolors at this fun and informal drop-in session! No registration necessary and all skill levels welcome. We'll supply the brushes, paint, and paper; just bring yourself! A volunteer will be on hand to help...
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.

Laser Design Level 2: Boxes

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Business, Creative Services Programs, Live Indoor, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Step up your laser skills and think outside the box! Or inside the box. Or how about the box itself? We will make custom boxes using the free software Inkscape and the laser cutter/engraver in this hands-on workshop. Prerequisite: Must have take...
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Anime Club

4:30pm - 5:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Pine Room
Description
Love anime? Come hang out with other teens who share your passion! Some Anime shown may be rated PG-13 or TV-14. Snacks provided, cosplay welcome! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Using your imagination, decorate a cute little ocean friend to keep close! Ages 5 - 12.   ...
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Troop 49476

5:00pm - 6:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Description
Meeting...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Jigsaw Puzzle Competition

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity Room
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Celebrate International Games Month with a Jigsaw Puzzle Competition! Register your group of 4 people to compete against other groups and the clock to get your puzzle done the quickest.    Open to ages 12+ and groups should have at le...
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Girl Scout Troop 9316

5:15pm - 6:45pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
Girl Scout Meeting...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Pilates Mat

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Required
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
This class is perfect for beginners and advanced participants alike. Whether you have done Pilates for years or brand new, this class will challenge you and help build a whole-body focused core. This dynamic mat Pilates class will...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Club

5:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Join your fellow teens in an adventure in the world's greatest role-playing game, Dungeons & Dragons! New players and veterans alike are welcome to participate. Snacks will be provided. ...