Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

ERC Open Hours noon - 4 p.m.

August 27, 2019
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 x2416 if you have any questions. Learn more at ppld.org/erc....

Thespiana 2019

August 27, 2019
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Description
Interview by KCMJ LP Radio (non-profit organization) for broadcast on 93.9 FM radio....

Speak English

August 27, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
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. ...

Recording Studio Session

August 27, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Hosted by Paul. Available to patrons who have submitted a studio use agreement at Sand Creek Library or Library 21c. Studio Sessions are 1 hour per individual or group. Please only book one session at a time and fulfill your appointment before bookin...

Socrates Cafe

August 27, 2019
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. ...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

August 27, 2019
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...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

August 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Don’t see the computer class that you need? Stop by to get your specific computer questions answered as well as questions about your devices. Be sure and bring your computer, phone, or tablet....

Make II Open Hours

August 27, 2019
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 ...

German Conversation Group

August 27, 2019
3:15pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult 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 grou...

Paws to Read

August 27, 2019
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! ...

Teen Movie: Iron Giant

August 27, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the movie The Iron Giant at the Library! Snacks provided. Ages 12 and up recommended.  Iron Giant is rated PG.  ...

Teens on Laptops

August 27, 2019
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! ...

Paws to Read

August 27, 2019
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....

Paws to Read

August 27, 2019
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. ...

Microsoft Excel II Class

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010....

Teen Tabletop Gaming

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Love playing board games? Want to try out new games each month and meet other teens interested in board games? Come to the Teen Tabletop Gaming. Drop by and maybe you'll discover your new favorite game! ...

Teen Movie: Pikachu Detective

August 27, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Teen Movie day, come in and watch a movie and enjoy popcorn and drinks.  ...

Teen Tuesdays

August 27, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Each Tuesday will feature something different for teens to enjoy including snacks, board and video games and crafts. Have something you'd love to do for Teen Tuesday? Call or email the teen associate to see if your idea could be featured! ...

Crafty Crafters Community

August 27, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Description
Crafty Crafters Community will be doing a fall themed craft. ...

Recording Studio Session

August 27, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Hosted by TerryJosiah.Available to patrons who have submitted a studio use agreement at Sand Creek Library or Library 21c. Studio Sessions are 1 hour per individual or group. Please only book one session at a time and fulfill your appointment before ...

Yoga@The Library

August 27, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs
Description:
Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks,...

Studio 21c Camera and Lighting

August 27, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
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 cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment. The class is normally 2-3 hours in length.   It is recommende...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

August 27, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education 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 ...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

August 27, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education High School Equivalency (HSE) program offers free classes for adults. Using trained instructors, we will help students who need to obtain GED, HiSET, or TASC credentials, which are the alternative to a high school diploma. These ...

Recording Studio Session

August 27, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Recording Studio
Age Group: All
Event Type: Intergenerational Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Hosted by TerryJosiah.Available to patrons who have submitted a studio use agreement at Sand Creek Library or Library 21c. Studio Sessions are 1 hour per individual or group. Please only book one session at a time and fulfill your appointment before ...

SPEAK LIKE AN AMERICAN

August 27, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Study Room G2
Description
Goals: We teach non-native Americans to speak in the standardized American accent. They will learn to produce clear, powerful and elegant pronunciation which will improve social and business relationships.  ...