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Homeschool Science Fair

01/19/2021 @ 12:15am - 03/05/2021 @ 12:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Homeschool
Event Details:
The annual PPLD Homeschool Science Fair is going virtual! This noncompetitive event is open to all students in grades K-12 who are homeschooled, learning remotely, or doing a hybrid plan. There are no specific rules or required format. Simply choose ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

The Crofter’s Hearth I

All Day 2/1 - 2/28
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Tales and music from the highlands of Scotland, the rolling hills of Ireland, and the popping fireside of Willson & McKee. Crofts are small plots (14-30 acres) where tenant farmers, ‘crofters’ and their families are able to live and be self-suffi...
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PPLD Challenge: Library Lover's Month

02/15/2021 @ 9:00am - 02/28/2021 @ 11:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
Enter your creations in our PPLD Challenges! Your entry could be featured on social media. You'll be entered to win a prize from the PPLD Friends Bookstore. Show off what you’ve made and be inspired by the creativity of others. February is Li...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
Have fun tearing or cutting strips of paper and creating a collage. Pick up your materials at your library, while supplies last. #EarlyLit #PPLDEarlyLit #TAKEANDMAKE ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take and Make: Homeschool

10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Homeschool
Event Details:
Try the Hurricane Building Challenge and see if you can create a house that will withstand a hurricane! Pick up materials for the Hurricane Building Challenge (ages 7-12) at your library, while supplies last. Check out last Tuesday, February 23...
This event is in the "Family" group.

LENA Start

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Family Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Do you have a child between the ages of 0-32 months? Do you wonder how much you talk with your child? LENA Start is a 10-week, virtual program that will increase your child’s language development. Families will receive a “talk pedometer” that counts ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Yoga

9:00am - 10:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 91
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. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kinderspark: WRITE!

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Event Details:
It’s never too early to help your child prepare for success in Kindergarten! Kinderspark 2021 is going virtual. Videos featuring fun ideas to enhance your child’s early literacy will air each Sunday from January 31 through February 28 at 10:30 a.m. o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join Park Ranger and paleo-nerd Wesley Hermann for a virtual trek through the geology and ancient history of Red Rock Canyon! Participants will be led through a virtual hike, focusing on real-life sites which can be visited at Red Rock Canyon Open Sp...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Looking to connect with others from the community? Ute Pass Library is hosting an ongoing pen pal program for adults over age 18 beginning in February. Participants may register online or with PPLD staff; pen pals will be randomly assigned. Pen p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Looking to connect with others from the community? Rockrimmon Library is hosting an ongoing pen pal program for adults over age 18 beginning in September. Participants may register online or with PPLD staff; pen pals will be randomly assigned. Pe...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

The Crofter’s Hearth II

All Day 3/1 - 3/31
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Gather round the fire for more stories and music. Old tales, even older tunes, and a conjuring of long ago with Willson & McKee. Crofts are small plots (14-30 acres) where tenant farmers, ‘crofters’ and their families are able to live and be self...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

PPLD Kids at Home Art Show

03/01/2021 @ 12:00am - 04/03/2021 @ 12:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Homeschool, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Event Details:
The annual Homeschool Art Show will once again take place in a digital format. All students in grades K through 12 across the Pikes Peak Library District are invited to participate, whether they are doing in-person learning, a hybrid model, or are le...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Yoga

9:00am - 10:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 110
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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Genealogy Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Genealogy Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Are you interested in researching your genealogy, but aren't sure where to start? Join us for an introduction to basic genealogy research strategies including getting started, organizing research, and selecting and searching for records. Space is ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Maple Scones - Learn to make breakfast or tea time scones. Don't miss the opportunity to come together as a community for "share-worthy" recipes, tips and more in these fun, interactive virtual classes from the kitchen presented by Elayne Pre...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
Virtual Pro Se Clinic (VPC) Free Legal Clinic: First Monday of every month (except July 2021 and September 2021) from 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM- call (719) 357-6142 or email dhamilton@ppld.org to be added to the sign-up sheet Despite the COVID-19 closures...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Marketing Team Meetings

9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Event Details:
Weekly meeting of the marketing team  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AARP Tax-Aide

9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Event Details:
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to anyone, and if you’re 50 and older and can’t afford a tax preparation service we were made especially for you. We understand that retirement or other life changes may mean your taxes are a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Chair Yoga

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Join Loretta every Tuesday for a new virtual chair yoga session. Restore balance, focus, and increase vitality by strengthening and stretching your body, clearing your mind and tuning into your breath. With the use of chairs, we explore the poses ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Discovery Magazine Check-In

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Event Details:
Bi-weekly meeting to check in on production of Discovery magazine.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
We have missed bringing you Storytime in person! Join us for a Drive-in Storytime at Library 21c! Storytellers will be on a stage, and you will stay in your car and tune your FM radio to our channel to be able to hear the stories and songs. R...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
We have missed bringing you Storytime in person! Join us for a Drive-in Storytime at Library 21c! Storytellers will be on a stage, and you will stay in your car and tune your FM radio to our channel to be able to hear the stories and songs. R...
This event is in the "Family" group.

LENA Start

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Family Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Do you have a child between the ages of 0-32 months? Do you wonder how much you talk with your child? LENA Start is a 10-week, virtual program that will increase your child’s language development. Families will receive a “talk pedometer” that counts ...