Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Hardanger Embroidery: A 4-Week Series

February 17, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
It's National Embroidery Month! Celebrate embroidery as a form of creative expression by learning a new technique: Hardanger. Hardanger is a traditional needlework from Norway. Worked on even-weave fabric, this geometric style incorporates many di...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Intro to Tinkercad: Nameplates

February 17, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Learn to create your own 3D designs with the free software Tinkercad! This class will introduce the basics of the software, and participants will design a custom 3D nameplate. You will need to return at a later date to use the 3D print...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Craft Night: Fantasy Shadow Box Magnets

February 17, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Creative programming designed for adults. Create a memorable shadow box magnet for your fridge with mythological creatures, fantasy backgrounds, and more! Registration Required. Ages 16+ ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Explorers at East Makerspace - Session 1

February 18, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Programs for adults of all abilities. Use shaving cream and other supplies to create marbled Valentine hearts. Please contact Delaina at ext. 6077 for more information....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Explorers at East Makerspace - Session 2

February 18, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Programs for adults of all abilities. Use shaving cream and other supplies to create marbled Valentine hearts. Please contact Delaina at ext. 6077 for more information....
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 18, 2020
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. A...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make II Open Hours

February 18, 2020
2:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Make: Crayon Art

February 18, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Teens (ages 12-18) are invited to the makerspace to create a project. Materials and supplies provided. Registration Required.  Melt crayons on canvas to make a unique piece of art. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Basics in Studio Camera and Lighting

February 18, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Highly recommended for those unfamiliar with studio production work, this class offers a basic introduction to working with Studio 21c production cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment. Course is designed to help familiarize you with basic stu...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

February 19, 2020
9:00am - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, the Sand Creek Makerspace is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least...
This event is in the "All" group.

Knit One & Crochet Too

February 19, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Bring a project to work on, share ideas, and socialize with fellow knitters and crocheters. This is NOT a class. No registration required....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make II Open Hours

February 19, 2020
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 19, 2020
5:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. A...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ShopBot CNC Badging Class

February 19, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
***Registration for this class will begin February 8th at 12:00 p.m.*** Group badging class where you will learn how to use the CNC at Library 21c. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the machine on their...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make II Open Hours

February 20, 2020
2:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

After School Adventures: Mystery STEM Challenge

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M.
Description:
Join us after school to experiment with art and science!  Children attending this engineering and design program will use a bag of materials to complete a mystery challenge. They'll test their ingenuity and be challenged to use the engineerin...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Make: TinkerCAD - luggage tag

February 20, 2020
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Join us to learn the basics of 3D modeling in TinkerCAD and use those skills to create a personalized luggage tag or key chain. You will leave with the file and a coupon to print it for free at any Makerspace in the library district. Ages 9-15. Regis...
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.

Drop-in Watercolor Painting

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
*Drop In Watercolor is momentarily paused, and we look forward to hosting it in Spring 2020.* *We are currently looking for a volunteer to help us host this program. If you are interested in volunteering, apply here: https://ppld.org/voluntee...
This event is in the "All" group.

After Effects For Beginners

February 21, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Computer Classes, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Adobe After Effects is a motion graphics, animation, and digital visual effects software used in the post-production process of film and video production. Among other things, After Effects can be used for keying, tracking, compositing and 3D. After ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

February 21, 2020
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours, the SA Makerspace is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 21, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. A...
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 Badging

February 21, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this 2 hour group badging class, learn how to use PPLD’s laser cutter / engraver machines. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the library’s laser on their own during Open Hours in the makerspaces at Library 21c, E...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 22, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. A...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Make II Open Hours

February 22, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment ...
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.

Stranger Things Craft Afternoon

February 22, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Create a variety of crafts to showcase your love of the show on buttons, magnets, and more, while connecting with other Stranger Things fans!   This program is part of the Winter Adult Reading Program. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs
Description:
During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. A...
This event is in the "All" group.

Basics of Studio Camera and Lighting

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Highly recommended for those unfamiliar with studio production work, this class offers a basic introduction to working with Studio 21c production cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment.   ...