Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Time

February 18, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
One and two-year-old children with a favorite adult participate in nursery rhymes, music, 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.

Storytime

February 18, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannel boards, puppets, songs and activities, followed by a small craft. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime

February 18, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children ages 3 and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, puppets, songs, and activities. We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from some sensory accommodatio...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Storytime

February 18, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children ages three and up, with a favorite adult, experience stories through books, flannelboards, songs and activities. This program encourages emerging reading skills by engaging children with shapes, sounds, rhythm and rhyme in a playful environ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Explorers: Valentine's Celebration

February 18, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Venue
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Programs for adults of all abilities. Enjoy creating a unique greeting card to celebrate Valentine's Day or another spring holiday. Supplies and refreshments will be provided. Please call Heather at ext. 6314 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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

ERC OPEN HOURS NOON - 4 P.M.

February 18, 2020
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center), Family Library Programs
Description:
Come stop by the ERC! Located on the upper floor of East Library. Call 531.6333 x1416 if you have any questions. Learn more at ppld.org/erc. ...

Learning through Play

February 18, 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Description
In early infancy often it seems that our babies are too young to benefit from traditional concepts of play. However, research shows that the number of connections between brain cells more than triples in the first four months of life and the richness...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

February 18, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Friends of PPLD
Description:
Do you love books, reading and libraries? Have you considered becoming involved in your community? One easy step covers it all! JOIN THE FRIENDS NOW! The Friends of PPLD are best known for their volunteerism, their bookstores in each library (you ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Socrates Cafe

February 18, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SPEAK ENGLISH

February 18, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Speak English groups are informal English language conversation groups for adults with intermediate and advanced English skills. Each group meets once a week for two hours. Classes are free and no registration is necessary. ...
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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Computer & Device Help

February 18, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Computer Classes
Description:
Are you frustrated with your smartphone? Confused by the Internet? Come get your questions answered about your smartphone, tablet, computer or eReader. Bring your own device or laptop to get help from staff and learn how to troubleshoot questions on ...
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 "Kids" group.

Toddler Time

February 18, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Calhan Library
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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Basic Estate Planning

February 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Learn about basic estate planning from attorneys at Colorado Legal Services.   Please consider also registering for the Basic Probate Class on the same day.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Constellation Cross Stitch

February 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Winter Adult Reading Program Create your favorite constellation using embroidery floss and some basic stitches. You will leave knowing some new skills and a piece of art. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

February 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Elementary-aged children: Come build reading confidence in a friendly environment with our furry friend, Roxy! We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from some sensory accommodations like fidget...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

German Conversation Group

February 18, 2020
3:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join other intermediate to native speakers to practice your German conversation skills! Please note this group is not the best fit for beginning speakers. German Conversation Group is currently at capacity, but collecting names to start another...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Paws to Read

February 18, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Corner
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read Therapy dogs! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens on Laptops

February 18, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join us in the Teen Space where we will provide laptops for your use! Ages 12-18 Only. Snacks Provided! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Basic Probate

February 18, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Learn the basics about probate from attorneys at Colorado Legal Services.   Please consider also registering for the Basic Estate Planning class offered on the same day.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

February 18, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read therapy dogs. All abilities welcome in this drop-in children's program. We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your chil...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Paws to Read

February 18, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Let your child practice reading and build fluency by reading to a Paws to Read dog....