Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Paws to Read

August 28, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Floor
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 loveable Paws to Read Therapy dogs! ...

Paws to Read

August 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read dogs!...

Paws to Read

August 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children practice reading and building fluency by reading to a Paws- to-Read dog. ...

Teens Make: Dog and Cat Treats

August 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Hey Teens! Don't forget to celebrate your pet on Spoil Your Dog Day (Aug 10th) or National Cat Day (Oct 29th)! We can help! Come make DIY dog and cat treats with us. Ages 12-18 Please register in advance...
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Join your fellow teens to socialize, eat some snacks and make a free craft every Wednesday this school year from 4-6 p.m. Today's crafts are magnets and light switch covers. If you have any ideas for activities, let Joe know. ...

Recording Studio Session

August 28, 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...

Your Family Bank.

August 28, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Description
This is an educational event. We will be discussing how to pay off debt (like student loans and mortgage) in 10 years without signing up for a debt consolidation loan or changing your lifestyle....

Girl Scouts of Colorado Troop Information Night

August 28, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
Girl Scouts Parent Information Night. Parents and girls, ages 5-17, are welcomed to attend this informational meeting. Troop meeting times and new troop information will be provided. Light refreshments available. Girls are welcomed to attend with the...

Tabletop Gaming

August 28, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Teen Center (ETC) A & B
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Try a new game or play old favorites! We'll have a variety of games to play! Ages 12-18. Snacks provided! ...
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Movie
Description:
The Empowerment and Solidarity Network is hosting a screening of the movie "Us" by Director Jordan Peele with a discussion following the movie. The film is rated R. ...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

August 28, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
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 28, 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...

Book Club: A Man Called Ove

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Fountain Library Book Club: A Man Called Ove.    If you need a copy of the book, you can pick one up at the Fountain Library’s front desk beginning Wednesday, August 14th.   The Book Club wil...

Circle of Parents in Recovery

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B2
Description
Circle of Parents in Recovery is a mutual self help support group for parents who are in recovery to share tips and techniques around parenting with other parents. All parents are welcome!...

Speak English

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
Informal English language conversation groups for adults who speak some English (intermediate to advanced levels). Group meets once a week for two hours, no registration required, and no cost involved. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Computer Classes, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Audacity is a free and open-source audio editing tool for amateurs and professionals alike. In this class, we will learn how to use Audacity to record, edit, and export audio for a variety of purposes and project types, ranging from podcasts and...

Teen Dungeons and Dragons Club

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Join other teens who are passionate about Dungeons and Dragons! Program is for ages 12-18. Space is limited to 18, so registration is required! Located in the Ent Conference Center!...

MAKE @ East Open Hours

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
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...

Yoga Flow

August 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join us for an hour-long gentle flowing practice, perfect for beginning yogis or those who have an established practice. The 2nd Wednesday of each month will be a Yin style practice. Yin yoga seeks to engage stretching and meditation as we find poses...

Recording Studio Session

August 28, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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...

Young Adult Services Meeting

August 29, 2019
8:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Annex
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
This is the meeting for PPLD staff who work with Young Adults across the District. ...

English as a Second Language (ESL)

August 29, 2019
8:00am - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
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 Orientation to register and ta...

Laptop Lab

August 29, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects from job skills to Microsoft Office products, or provide practice materials on computer basics. No registratio...

Tai Chi Swords

August 29, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Learn the uniquely Chinese dance-like Jian (straight sword) and DaoI (broadsword) forms. The Jian sword form is fairly meditative, while the Daol sword form is quite energetic. A word of caution: regular practice of these sword fo...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

August 29, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
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 ...