Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Library Branch
Branches:
Calhan Library, Cheyenne Mountain Library, East Library, Fountain Library, High Prairie Library, Knights of Columbus Hall, Library 21c, Manitou Springs Library, Mobile Library Services, Monument Library, Old Colorado City Library, Palmer Lake Library, Penrose Library, Rockrimmon Library, Ruth Holley Library, Sand Creek Library, Ute Pass Library, Off Site
Description:
All of our Library meeting rooms and study rooms remain temporarily closed until further notice, following state orders and national guidelines regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

PPLD Challenge: Sidewalk Chalk Art

8/7 @ 9:00am - 8/28 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Summer Adventure Presented by Children's Hospital Colorado might be over, but our challenges continue! Your entry could be featured on social media. We’ll select one winner for each challenge, who will win a $25 gift card to Poor Richard’s Books...
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: 86
Description:
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.

Virtual STEM

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children’s staff from around the district lead a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) based project for kids ages 5 - 12. Videos premiere at 10:30 a.m. each week!   All videos are available for viewing later o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
Regular meeting to plan advertising efforts  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

PenPop!

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Let’s geek out!  Join our Penrose team each week to discuss your favorite genres/topics in pop culture.  Each week we will discuss a different topic.  On August 13th, we will be discussing our favorite dystopian novels, tv shows, and f...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take & Makes

9:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Looking for a fun activity or craft project to do at home? PPLD has you covered. Drop by your favorite Library location to pick up a Take & Make, a grab-it-and-go bag with supplies and instructions for a fu...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
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.

Virtual Storytime for Kids

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children’s Staff from around the district will invite you to join in a sing-along and then read a children’s book. Videos are not live, so you can always view the videos whenever it’s convenient for you. All videos are available for viewing o...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Stay and Play

10:45am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Stay and play with us after Toddler Time or drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Medicare 101

11:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Are you thinking about retiring in the next few years? Are you unsure about how health insurance and Medicare will affect you once you turn 65? Are you helping your parents navigate their Medicare coverage? Join us to learn about Medicare and your...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Medicare 101

11:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Are you thinking about retiring in the next few years? Are you unsure about how health insurance and Medicare will affect you once you turn 65? Are you helping your parents navigate their Medicare coverage? Join us to learn about Medicare and your he...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Transport yourself to Westeros, "the Continent," Middle Earth, or any medieval-themed world with quick-pickled veggies inspired by the days of yore. #fandom #gameofthrones #witcher #lordoftherings #lotr #got ...
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, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
Description:
Join us for an evening of Colorado history! To celebrate Colorado History Month, we'll host a live chat while streaming the Rocky Mountain PBS documentary, Ladies of the Mines. While watching the documentary, you can chat with PPLD's Special Col...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Description:
Join the us for an informative presentation from the Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation department! The mountains, foothills and prairies, in and around Colorado Springs house many different animals that formed adaptations to live here. Join ...
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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Did you take an amazing vacation this summer? Memorialize it into a small decorative jar! Bring mementos from your trip, or use "dream vacation" materials like sand and shells to create a vacation to glimpse on the go.  Participants will pick...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children may practice reading skills by reading to a Canine Good Citizen certified dog....
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: 92
Description:
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Make your home address stand out with these personalized street number banners! Use canvas to make a hanging street number sign to display somewhere outside your home. Participants will pick up program supplies from library. Program will be conducted...
This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: All
Event Type: Family Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an Ice Cream Social (Distance) and enjoy the last few weeks of summer with a cool ice cream snack on us! For your safety, ice cream will be individually wrapped, and we ask that you enjoy your ice cream socially distanced or grab your...
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: 96
Description:
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.

Virtual Baby Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children’s Staff from around the district will invite babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy music, rhymes, and a book together! Videos are not live, so you can always view the videos whenever it’s convenient for you. All vid...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Knit One, Manitou!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Join us for an online version of our in-person knitting club! All types of needle work are welcome. Bring your own coffee or tea, your current project, and be prepared to laugh. Everyone is welcome~ ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Marketing Team Meeting

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

District Discovery 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
Description:
This meeting likely won’t be a full hour every time, but let’s establish some time for us all to chat about Discovery and its progress. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual KidsMAKE

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children’s staff from around the district lead an art or make project for kids ages 5 - 12. Videos premiere at 10:30 a.m. each week! All videos are available for viewing later on PPLDTV YouTube. Click here to see our videos. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Streaming History: Suffrage

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Description:
Join us for an evening of Colorado history! To celebrate Colorado History Month, we'll host a live chat while streaming the Rocky Mountain PBS documentary, Suffrage. While watching the documentary, you can chat with PPLD's Special Collections st...