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:
Exchange a small gift with another adult in the community.  Bring a new gift in a gift bag to the exchange desk, leave your gift, get one in return (12/1-12/22).  A small gift is no larger than a hardcover book and no more than $10. Pl...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Enjoy a no-bake mug cake - perfect for a snack or dessert. Limit one kit per household, while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Fill out a card to send to a loved one. Deposit your card with library staff so they can put a stamp on it and drop it in the mail for you. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
The holidays can be stressful!  Take one of our self-care kits home and have some "me time"!  Each kit will contain a mini-journal, accupressure ring, stress relief tea bag, tissues, breathing exercises, a coloring sheet, and mental health ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Virtual Yoga

9:00am - 10:00am
Required
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 107
Event Details:
Join local yoga instructor Svetlana Nudelman in this virtual yoga class for beginners and intermediate level practitioners. Zoom link will be emailed to participants prior to the class. ...
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Medicare 101

10:00am - 12:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Description
Please join me for Medicare 101. This is an informative, educational and hopefully a somewhat entertaining seminar. I will help understand the Medicare maze from A-D in a relaxed environment. My aim is to help you understand everything you need to kn...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Woodshop
Description
In this 1hr session you will receive training on the tablesaw and chopsaw. Upon completion of this class, you will be certified to use the woodshop independently. Who is this class for? Tables & Chopsaw 101 is for members who have this ...
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou-Darkroom
Description
Who is this class for: New and returning students of film photography welcome!  Learning Outcome: Participants will be able to use MAC film cameras and use the darkroom independently after this class Supplies: Bring in your own film ca...
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PauseYourLife Meetup

10:15am - 12:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Description
To provide opportunities for individuals to step away from the pressures of day-to-day living, enter an atmosphere of total acceptance, release all of their worldly stress, connect more strongly with their higher Self, and re-enter their lives energi...
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Medicare Options

10:30am - 11:30am
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Annex
Description
We will educate you on the A,B,C and D's of your Medicare Benefits. Most importantly, provide you an understanding of what your basic Medicare benefit do and do not cover. With this information you will identify options available to financially prote...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Storytime - Paws to Read

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Event Details:
Stories and more for children and a favorite adult. After the program, children may practice reading skills by reading to a certified therapy dog. Program will be held in the Children's Room in 515 Manitou Ave.    ...
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CERAMICS-Decorating Holiday Ornaments

11:00am - 1:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Ceramics Studio
Description
This is a one-time 2 hr class on Thursdays or Saturdays in December. The material fee includes one ceramic ornament to decorate, extra ornaments can be added to the material cost if requested. Ages 18+ Teacher: Dallas Shields Open to ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Music Together

11:00am - 11:45pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
At All Aboard Family Music, we are proud to offer the early childhood music program Music Together. Music Together is a research-based program for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and the grownups who love them®. We will sing, dance, play rhythm instr...
This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community/ Annex
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Community Public, Live Indoor, Local Author, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Join us as we welcome local news anchor, journalist, and author Dianne Derby.  She will speak about and do a reading from her recently published book Two Hundred Tuesdays: What a Pearl Harbor Survivor Taught Me about Life, Love, and Faith.&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "All" group.

Moon Jars

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Required
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Dye Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Create a decorative jar that features moon shapes and peaceful colors. Alternatively, for those interested in the practice of collecting moon water, make a jar geared towards that practice and learn more about moon water collection. ...
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WOODSHOP-Jointer Cert

1:00pm - 2:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Woodshop
Description
In this 1.5hr session you will receive training on the Jointer and Planer Who is this class for? Jointer and Planer certification is for members who are 18 or older and have this level of expertise: Beginners Competent If you a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Learn to Sew: Cloth Napkins

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn the basics of sewing, including threading the machine, winding the bobbin and basic machine troubleshooting. Leave the class with a set of reusable cloth napkins! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

NaNoWriMo TGIO Party

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Party like you wrote 50,000 words! We're celebrating the completion of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). Food, drinks, and commiseration provided.   Ages 18+. No registration required for this free program. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music Together

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Live Indoor
Event Details:
At All Aboard Family Music, we are proud to offer the early childhood music program Music Together. Music Together is a research-based program for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and the grownups who love them®. We will sing, dance, play rhythm instr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Marlene Rook Memorial Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Event Details:
 Have fun, help your library, and get volunteer hours! Join Teen Advisory Board! Members help with programs, get volunteer hours, plus get leadership training. ...
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Dalia’s Birthday Party

2:00pm - 5:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Knights of Columbus Hall
Room: KCH MacLaren Hall
Description
Birthday party for 10 year old daughter/child ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
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.
This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Family Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Live Indoor, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Drop by the Makerspace to create some fun holiday crafts and learn what the spaces have to offer! All ages welcome. All materials provided.  ...
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Yugioh Club

3:00pm - 4:30pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Community Room
Description
Yugioh is a card game that requires 2 players, each with a deck of Yugioh cards. This club will just be so people who enjoy the game can get together and play. Any skill level is welcome. If you have a deck, please bring it, if not, that's okay ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

18+ Dungeons and Dragons

3:00pm - 5:30pm
Required
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Play D&D with other young adults (18+), led by volunteer Dungeon Masters. No experience is required. For more information, contact Library 21C. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Forté Handbell Quartet

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Atrium
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Family Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Live Indoor, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Ring in the season with Forté Handbell Quartet! This talented group will perform familiar holiday classics and more. Registration is not required. Seating is available for the first 175 guests. ...