Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Taste of PILLAR II: Reading thru the Lens of Culture

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Culturally responsive reading: close, critical reading through the lens of culture, with illustrations of the process using excerpts from several different texts by authors such as Toni Morrison, Salman Rushdie, and Amy Tan.  A Taste of PILLAR I...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Hardanger Embroidery: A 4-Week Series

February 24, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
It's National Embroidery Month! Celebrate embroidery as a form of creative expression by learning a new technique: Hardanger. Hardanger is a traditional needlework from Norway. Worked on even-weave fabric, this geometric style incorporates many di...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Maker Monday - Laurel Crowns

February 24, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Cheyenne Mountain Library
Room: Cheyenne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Maker Monday. Join us for a simple craft that you can make and take home! Craft for this month is laurel crowns. Make a crown of golden leaves and flowers to don while enjoying our Winter Adult Reading Program. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Paper Crafting

February 24, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join us for a creative and fun project to make and take.  Space is limited.  Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Beginning and Intermediate Yoga

February 24, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Yoga class for beginners and intermediate level practitioners with local yoga instructor Svetlana Nudelman. Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. (Yoga blanket, yoga strap, and two yoga blocks recommended.) Ages 14 years old and ol...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

February 24, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Ruth Holley Library
Room: Ruth Holley Study Room H1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Adult crafter's meet to chat and work on an individual project ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Fountain Library
Room: Fountain Adult Reading Area
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Held in the Adult Reading Area -- If you've attended one of Theresa Pingel's and Jo Golden's paper crafting classes in the past, you know how much fun they are. Each participant will take home 2 finished projects. Beginners are welcome! All supplies ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Drop-In: No-Sew Coin Pouch

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Use felt with pre-cut holes to make a coin pouch to take home. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "All" group.

Cyber Cafe: Computer and Device Help Lab

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: A1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors, All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Struggling with your laptop, tablet, or smartphone? Bring your device and a staff member can assist you in troubleshooting the device. You must register for one of the five slots available. Program may be cancelled if there are no registratio...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Library Crafts: Constellation Cross-Stitch

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Winter Adult Reading Program Create your favorite constellation using embroidery floss and some basic stitches. Registration Required. Ages 18+ **If you require any special accommodations, please inform staff at least one week prior to ...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Chats

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Rockrimmon Library
Room: Rockrimmon Meeting Room
Age Group: Seniors
Event Type: Senior Library Programs
Description:
These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Socrates Cafe

February 25, 2020
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. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

German Conversation Group

February 25, 2020
3:15pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Study Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Drop-In: No-Sew Coin Pouch

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Calhan Library
Room: Calhan Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Use felt with pre-cut holes to make a coin pouch to take home! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Do you have a DSLR that you don’t really know how to use? Do you end up shooting everything on the auto setting? Then this class is for you. Learn the fundamentals of how the camera records images in order to understand what the camera is d...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Basics

February 26, 2020
9:15am - 10:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Chats

February 26, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi 24 Form (Beginner)

February 26, 2020
10:15am - 11:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. For first-timers: You must take the Tai Chi Basics course. If you feel that you belong in a higher-level class, please arrange for a time to meet with the instructor to evaluate your Ta...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tai Chi 24 Form (Intermediate)

February 26, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. For first-timers: You must take the Tai Chi Basics course. If you feel that you belong in a higher-level class, please arrange for a time to meet with the instructor to evaluate your T...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community/Annex
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Movie, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Bring a lunch, and enjoy a free film. Zak, a young man with Down syndrome, runs away from a residential nursing home to follow his dream of attending professional wrestling school. A strange turn of events pairs him on the road with Tyler, a small...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi 24 Form (Advanced)

February 26, 2020
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Western Window Bay
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
45 minute class with Philip Selva, Certified Tai Chi Instructor. For first-timers: You must take the Tai Chi Basics course. If you feel that you belong in a higher-level class, please arrange for a time to meet with the instructor to evaluate your Ta...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

History Buffs

February 26, 2020
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Monument Library
Room: Monument Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Discuss history with other buffs! The 2019 discussion discussion topic is "Growth of the United States." Meeting is held monthly on the fourth Wednesday. There will be no meeting in December. No registration required....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Microsoft Word 2016 Basics

February 26, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Business, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn the basic skills you need to create and save Word 2016 documents. Become familiar with the Microsoft Word screen, enter and format text, save documents to a folder with a document name, and open documents. Prerequisite: experience ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Drop-In Fantasy Shadow Box Magnets

February 26, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Description:
Create memorable shadowbox magnet for your fridge with mythological creatures, fantasy settings, glitter, and other decorative materials. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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:
As one of the leading audio editors available, Adobe Audition is a powerful audio editing tool for amateurs and professionals alike. In this class, we will learn how to use Audition to record, edit, and export audio for a variety of purposes and proj...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Laptop Lab

February 27, 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.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Swords

February 27, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am
Cancelled
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...