Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

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

Paws to Read

February 19, 2020
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. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Paws to Read

February 19, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Kids can practice reading aloud and improve fluency by sharing a story with one of our lovable Paws to Read dogs! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

The Undercover Book Club

February 19, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Upstairs
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join us for a friendly book discussion over a cup of tea.  Book club meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 4 pm. Book Club books are available at the library's front desk and are due back on the day of the meeting.  You are welcome to jo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens & Tweens Create

February 19, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join your fellow area teens in making a craft each week and decompress at the midpoint of the school week. There will be snacks aplenty. Brought to you by your teen advisory board. ...

Tutoring

February 19, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Description
Tutoring ...
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 19, 2020
5:00pm - 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.

Yoga Flow

February 19, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Join me for a creative, Vinyasa yoga flow that is approachable for all levels and ages. I am passionate about breathing, aligning and moving the body the way it's intended to move, with ease, grace and space. In this practice, you will be allowed th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

February 19, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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 take a p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

February 19, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placemen...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Everything Audio! An Audio Q & A Session

February 19, 2020
6:00pm - 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: 16
Description:
How does a microphone work? How do I set up for a podcast? What is the best microphone to use for an interview? Does my voice sound squeaky? Paul McWhirter regularly teaches audio classes at Studio 21c, covering topics such as micro...
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Annex
Description
During this class, we will review common tactics used by criminals to conduct fraud and how to identify them. We will discuss the common characteristics of scammers and victims. We will discuss scams impacting local seniors and what could’ve been d...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English

February 19, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Dungeons and Dragons Club

February 19, 2020
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: 15
Description:
Play D&D with other teens, led by volunteer Dragon Masters.  New members are always welcome and no experience is required. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/vms6qq3, call (719) 531-6333, or visit East Library or Library 21c. See ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Yoga Flow

February 19, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
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...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ShopBot CNC Badging Class

February 19, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make II (Messy Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
***Registration for this class will begin February 8th at 12:00 p.m.*** Group badging class where you will learn how to use the CNC at Library 21c. After the completion of this class, participants will be able to use the machine on their...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

History of the Mardi Gras

February 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join Dr. Wanda Cousar for the history of Mardi Gras. Learn about the Mardi Gras Indians as well as how other celebrations have been modeled after Mardi Gras throughout the world. Dr. Wanda will show examples of masks, music, and a dancing lesson! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

February 20, 2020
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 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Laptop Lab

February 20, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quick Start: Customer Service Training

February 20, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: 2nd Floor Staff Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: PPLD: Internal
Description:
PPLD customer service training ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Swords

February 20, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am
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 practi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

February 20, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
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 take a p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

February 20, 2020
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 scho...

DHS office hours

February 20, 2020
9:00am - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Study Room G2
Description
DHS will host office hours from 9-12 and 1-4:30.  ...