Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Shakespeare and Pizza

April 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
Celebrate Shakespeare's birthday with pizza and a play! Take turns reading a play aloud with other Shakespeare fans while enjoying a FREE pizza lunch. Registration is required. ...

Dnd

April 20, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
B...

Make II Open Hours

April 20, 2019
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 ...

Kids STEAMing Ahead: Space Transportation

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Today's kids are going to be tomorrow's astronauts. Do you want to be an astronaut? Do you dream of walking on the moon? Do you dream of going to Mars someday? Join us for Kids' STEAMing Ahead to explore - and experiment with - space transportation a...

Marshmallow Peep Dioramas

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Children and their families, join us to make your own marshmallow Peep dioramas. Come ready with some ideas. Some suggestions: A scene from your favorite story, Peeps playing sports, a marshmallow Peep library... All supplies will be provided. No...

Meetup

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E2
Description
A meetup group meeting...

Fundamentals of Photography

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
The art of photography is focused on capturing light or 'photons.' In this class, we will break down how three fundamental camera settings - ISO, aperture, and shutter speed - influence the way light enters the camera lens.  This wi...

Kids' Movie: Mary Poppins Returns

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Come watch a movie with us on this Saturday afternoon!  ...

Escape Room: Glacial Treasures

April 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Teen Center (ETC) A & B
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Escape the room and win a prize!   As part of his mission to enhance the world’s understanding of glaciers, renowned earth scientist and ice mass expert Dr. Francis Robert Eezer recently left a locked treasure box on the Bering Glacier, the l...

Teen Advisory Board

April 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
What interests YOU? You are invited to meet other teens and help plan future programs. Earn community service hours for your school by sharing your favorite books, music, movies, games, stories, poems, art, and music. Some of the exciting st...
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
Fair Housing Storytelling Event Housing discrimination happens every day, but often goes unreported. You can help make a difference by sharing your experience that kept you from the home of your choice. Your story matters. For more info, go to ...

Happy Needles

April 20, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's...

Dnd2

April 20, 2019
5:00pm - 5:45pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
B...

Paws to Read

April 22, 2019
3:00am - 4:00am
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Come read to a specially trained dog! ...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

April 22, 2019
8:00am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs
Description:
For adults wanting to improve their workplace and every day English language skills. Classes provide instruction in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Registration is required. New students must attend ESL Orientation to register and take a p...

Social work open hours

April 22, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Study Commons
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Walk-in appointments available with social worker, Alicia Kwande, for assistance with resources and VI-SPDAT assessments. ...

Adobe Premiere Pro Level I

April 22, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Creative Services Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
For those new to video editing, this introductory class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere Pro CC. We will cover a range of topics from importing assets, navigating the interface, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles and...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

April 22, 2019
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...

Baby Time

April 22, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. This...

Tots and Blocks

April 22, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Did you know that block play increases a child's language development? Drop in to build, balance, stack and crash with a variety of different blocks and other educational toys. Socialize with other parents and families in a comfortable and relaxed se...

Library Explorers MAKE - Session 1

April 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
Programs for adults of all abilities. Spring Suncatchers! Make colorful suncatchers using tissue paper and clear contact paper. All materials provided. ...

Music and Movement for 2 and 3 Year-Olds

April 22, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Shake those wiggles out and have some fun! This 30-minute program consists of music and movement activities and a story. For two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult. ...