Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Peak Reader

February 21, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...

Peak Reader

February 21, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children.  ...
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Aspen/Pine Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs
Description:
*If person missed Orientation Day 1, CAN'T attend Day 2.* To attend any GED class, you have to come to the orientation first. *Orientation will take two days to complete. *Not necessary to pre-register, just show up. *Bring notebook, pen, p...

GED / HiSET / TASC class

February 21, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library 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 placement test. For ...

No Sew Book Covers

February 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
  Book covers are a great way to replace old or damaged book jackets. This craft will make cloth book covers using fabric and fusible interfacing. The library will provide the fabric, the interfacing, and scissors. Join us with a book tha...

Speak English

February 21, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley 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. ...

EXCEL II CLASS

February 21, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet. Prerequisite: Completion of Excel I or previous experience using Excel.  Space is limited to 12, so registration is required! ...

Maker in Residence: Knit a Flat Striped Scarf

February 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Class, Creative Services Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Have you always wanted to learn to knit, but never found the time or teacher? Here's your opportunity! Maker in Residence Linda Riley will show participants how to get started with common stitches and how to read a scarf pattern, so you can prac...

Tween Twist Thursday: String Art

February 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Children's Activity Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Tween Twist Thursday is for children 9-12 years old. Tween’s, join us in the Children’s Activity Room at East Library from 6:30-8:00pm for a fun and fabulous activity!...

Aspergers Support Group

February 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
Support group for people with Aspergers & folks with questions about the Autism Spectrum - mostly relatives....

Mystery Lovers Book Club

February 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B3
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Read a new mystery with us every month! Tonight we'll be discussing "Promise Not to Tell" by Jayne Ann Krentz. ...

Mystery Lovers Book Club at 21c

February 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B3
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs
Description:
Join us for a great mystery read and discussion! ...

DNA Study Group

February 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Genealogy Library Programs
Description:
Public Welcome ...

Adult Education Tutoring

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
PPLD Adult Education Tutoring...

Device and Computer Help Drop-in Lab

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Bay Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to b...

ERC STEAM: Brain Science and Optical Illusions

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Educational Resource Center
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, ERC (Educational Resource Center)
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Explore the connections between the eye, the brain, and your interpretation of what’s real. Discover how tricky it can be for your brain to interpret images from your eyes. Please register each student that will be attending. Register for either the ...

Speak English

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Ent Conference Center
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library 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....

Yarnettes

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project! ...

Sand Creek Makerspace Open Hours

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace
Description:
During Open Hours, the SA Makerspace 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...

Toddler Time

February 22, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Children's Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family 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. ...

Tai Chi Basics

February 22, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs
Description:
Begin your Tai Chi journey HERE with the Basics. Class is 45 minutes long. No experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing. Everyone welcome. Learn from Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. Please consult your physician prior to part...

Book Break

February 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Monument Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
A short read-aloud session for preschoolers. ...

Music & Movement

February 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's 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.   ...

Music and Movement

February 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Family
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Family Library Programs
Description:
Music and movement for twos and threes and a caring adult. Families welcome. ...