Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Children's Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Children attending this engineering and design program will use a bag of materials to complete a mystery challenge. They'll test their ingenuity and be challenged to use the engineering design process. Designed for ages 7 - 12. Younger attendees may ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

After School Adventures: Mystery STEM Challenge

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, Makerspace, S.T.E.A.M.
Description:
Join us after school to experiment with art and science!  Children attending this engineering and design program will use a bag of materials to complete a mystery challenge. They'll test their ingenuity and be challenged to use the engineerin...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

KidsMake: Snow Day Party

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs
Description:
Come celebrate winter weather with us! Your child will help build an indoor snowman and make paper bag snowflakes to take home! For ages 5-12.  We know there are all kinds of kids with all kinds of needs, so if your child might benefit from s...

Marijua-know Group Meeting

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East E1
Description
-- We do NOT use or consume marijuana during our meetings -- Marijua-know is a growing organization designed to bring local, peer-based knowledge to anyone who wants to discuss the personal and medical benefits, opportunities or challenges marijuana...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Science of Sound

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Event Type: Childrens Library Programs, S.T.E.A.M., Tween Library Programs
Description:
Your child will learn all about sound and then make their very own kazoo, harmonica, and lid banjo. For ages 5 - 12. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

PenPOP!

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Join us each month to discuss your favorite genres/topics in pop culture. Each month we will discuss a new topic! Snacks, games and prizes will be provided. In February we will be discussing our favorite Diverse Heroes and what that means to you! ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen BINGO

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
B-I-N-G-O! We'll be playing BINGO in the library. Ages 12-18 recommended. Snacks provided! Prizes for the winners! ...
This event is in the "All" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Childrens Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math. No appointments - Drop in! All ag...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

How to DJ

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Age Group: Teens
Event Type: Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Pull back the curtain on the mystery of being a DJ! DJ Gravity reveals what it takes to be a master DJ, and how you too can become one. Join our workshop to learn what is truly necessary to succeed. No equipment necessary. Open to ages 12-18. Registr...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Old Colorado City Library
Room: Old Colorado City Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens
Event Type: Tween Library Programs
Description:
A space to come after school where you can hangout, play, create, or even study! Light after school snacks provided. Occurs every Thursday! Ages 8-12....
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens Make: TinkerCAD - luggage tag

February 20, 2020
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Event Type: Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Join us to learn the basics of 3D modeling in TinkerCAD and use those skills to create a personalized luggage tag or key chain. You will leave with the file and a coupon to print it for free at any Makerspace in the library district. Ages 9-15. Regis...

ACCS

February 20, 2020
4:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Description
crochet sleeping mats for homeless out of plastic grocery bags....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel Class

February 20, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
In this class, you will learn how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet in Excel 2010....

Peak Reader

February 20, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...

Peak Reader

February 20, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Description
Literacy tutoring for children. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Medicare 101

February 20, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine A
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Are you thinking about retiring in the next few years? Are you unsure about how health insurance and Medicare will affect you once you turn 65? Are you helping your parents navigate their Medicare coverage? Join us to learn about Medicare and your...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

GED / HiSET / TASC class

February 20, 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:
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 dip...

Medicare 101

February 20, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Description
Free educational seminar on medicare and your options. Call Wendy at 719-960-8313 if you have any questions....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Speak English

February 20, 2020
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. ...

Aspergers Support Group

February 20, 2020
6:15pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Description
Support group for those on spectrum & family...

Poetry Heals

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Columbine B
Description
Would you like to work with a writing mentor on writing poetry? We will gather once a week for 90 minutes for writers of all abilities to practice getting their thoughts on paper. We use poetry because it is short and you can accomplish a lot in a s...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
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
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Learn the basics of hand sewing and make your very own mini pillow decorated with a snowflake! For ages 9 - 12. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Drop-in Watercolor Painting

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Make
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Makerspace, Teen Library Programs, Tween Library Programs
Description:
*Drop In Watercolor is momentarily paused, and we look forward to hosting it in Spring 2020.* *We are currently looking for a volunteer to help us host this program. If you are interested in volunteering, apply here: https://ppld.org/voluntee...

Animation 5th-12th Grade Production Lab

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B6
Description
The Animation Production Lab teaches & mentors 5th–12th grade students in digital and traditional art for creating animated cartoons. This class is an intro to animating, character design, scriptwriting, & voiceover acting for creative storytelling. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c

February 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: B4
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Book Clubs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
The Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c meets the 3rd Thursday January-November in B4 (New Room for 2020.) In December, we meet on the 2nd Thursday, December 10. Join us! Drop ins welcome. February book: Force of Nature, Jane Harper &nb...