Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teens" group.
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PPLD Challenge: Banned Books Art

09/04/2020 @ 8:00am - 10/03/2020 @ 10:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate your right to read! Create a piece of art celebrating or using pages from a banned book and show off what you’ve made on Facebook. You can even check out our video on PPLDTV for how to make mini book charms from banned b...
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.

APPM: Call for Makers

All Day 9/14 - 10/9
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Pikes Peak Library District and Cool Science are celebrating making with All Pikes Peak Makes (APPM) in October, 2020. We invite you to submit your maker project to be included in our online gallery. The great thing about making is the incred...
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: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Family Library Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Maker in Residence Cara McKinley wants you to pick a challenge from this video* to complete in just an hour! Watch the video for inspiration prompts such as... Make a tree ornament that you would want to live in if you were a bird m...
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: 97
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, to 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 ...
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.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with the Rockrimmon Library! We invite interested adult artists from El Paso County to submit up to two pieces of art for our month-long community art show. Entries must be placed at the Rockrimmon Library on either Monday, Se...
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
Description:
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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
DIY Crafts for your baby! Join us every Tuesday for a short simple craft you can make at home to enjoy with your baby.   This fun sensory experience will help your baby develop fine motor skills and helps learn about cause and effect! Yo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Learn how to maximize the Foundation Directory Online tools to identify potential grants.  The database provides information to include grant recipients, their location, dollar amounts granted, and suggested funders.  The class is designed ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Examine how gravity and friction affect zip lines by using recyclables found around your house to build a device to carry a small toy animal along a zip line. Visit your favorite library starting on October 2nd to get materials for this program while...
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, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with the Rockrimmon Library! We invite interested adult artists from El Paso County to submit up to two pieces of art for our month-long community art show. Entries must be placed at the Rockrimmon Library on either Monday, Se...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Virtual Toddler 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 1 and 2-year-old children, with a favorite adult, to enjoy rhymes, music and movement, and a few short books! Videos are not live, so you can always view the videos whenever it’s conveni...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Are you expecting and have so many questions? Join Pikes Peak Library District and Nurse Family Partnership for a series of prenatal classes. Pre-registration is required. Classes are every Wednesday from September 9- September 30 at 12pm. Each we...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join instructor Ambrie Sward for this virtual mindful movement class that will include meditation and stretches to build the mind/body connection.  All skill levels welcome.  Click here to join the class.  ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

LENA Start

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Family
Event Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
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 "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: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate Arts Month with the Rockrimmon Library! We are hosting a month-long display of art created by our patrons: this year, the show may be viewed either in person at the library or online. We invite you to vote for your favorite in the Peop...
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: 106
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.
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: 14
Description:
Our "Hooked On Crochet!" group has gone virtual! Please join us on Zoom to crochet or knit with us and talk about life. After you register, we will send you a link to the Zoom meeting to your email.  You do not have to be a C...
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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Adults, Family
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, Homeschool
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
Have questions about parenting little ones? PPLD's Family Place Libraries are hosting a 5-week fall series on Zoom where caregivers can ask questions of community professionals in the fields of child development, nutrition, speech/language, and more!...
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, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
We made our monthly Cheyenne Mountain Library Fiction Book Club virtual! The book club will be conducted through Zoom, and we will discuss the All Pikes Reads 2020(APPR) book The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue. You can place a hold on it in our c...
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 October 1st, the topic will be TBD. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join PPLD in celebrating Arts Month! Using a book cover for the canvas, use a handful of odd objects in the provided bag or objects found around your home to make a unique piece of art.    Pick up the program supplies at the followi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join PPLD in celebrating Arts Month! Using the selection of paint and a six-inch canvas, pour paint in careful puddles and tilt the canvas to make unique patterns. Please have a hair dryer on hand to create more vivid patterns and speed up th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join PPLD in celebrating Arts Month! Paper towel rolls, toilet paper rolls, and old books can be used to make these simple, decorative fake pumpkins!  Just in time for Halloween.  Pick up the program supplies at the following locati...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Take and Make: STEM

10:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Zany Zip Lines Examine how gravity and friction affect zip lines by using recyclables found around your house to build a device to carry a small toy animal along a zip line. For ages 5 - 12. Pick up your materials at your library, while supplies ...