InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., Feb. 15 for President's Day.

All Library Classes

GED prep classes

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

New students need to come to GED Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2224

Internet Basics Class

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

In this class, learn to use the different functions of a web browser, how to navigate the internet, and how to use different search techniques to find information. Prerequisite: Completion of Computer Basics

ESL Class

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class for Adults.
New students need to come to ESL Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225.

GED prep classes

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

New students need to come to GED Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES (Cont.-2nd day)

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Orientation cont. from Nov 9; at 9:00am OR 6:00pm
* Please be there on time, and bring pen, pencil, a notebook and your glasses-because we will give you a test.
* Will provide schedules and available locations for each class during orientation -we offer morning and evening classes
* Please don’t bring children, there is no childcare available.

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn the fundamentals of Tai Chi in this free, hour long class. Students will learn the basics of posture, strength, relaxation, movement and breathing. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

Yoga at Monument Library: NO CLASS TODAY

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Join PPLD's first established yoga group at the Monument library every Thursday from noon to 1:00. Classes are held following D-38's calendar.

Gentle Yoga

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Gentle Yoga - Join Anna J and PPLD staff for yoga. This gentle class is perfect for beginners and a great mid-day break. All fitness and ability levels welcome. Bring your own mat.

Fun with Drawing Class Series

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Learn to tell visual stories in a comfortable setting while learning basic drawing techniques from experienced teachers. If you have drawing materials, please bring them. If you don't have materials, we can provide them. Space is limited. Register for all six sessions with a staff member at 593-8000.

Photoshop Elements

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

In this class you will learn some basic editing functions of Photoshop Elements. You will work with layers, become familiar with cropping and red-eye removal, and use some tricks and techniques to enhance the look of your photos.

ESL Class

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class for Adults.
New students need to come to ESL Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

C³ Center for Public Media Studio Orientation Class

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Interested in using Library 21c’s innovative C³ Center for Public Media? Whether you’re creating your first masterpiece or are a seasoned professional, this audio/video space offers the equipment and resources to produce original content for television, radio and the web. The Orientation course guides patrons through studio policies and procedures, and is the first step toward using the facility for independent projects.

This course is required training to use the C³ Center for Public Media. Attendees must be at least 9 years of age. Children under 14 years of age must be accompanied by a parent.

"Like" the Center for Public Media on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ppldtv

For more information, please call the Studio Line at (719) 884-7010 or email kperdoni@ppld.org (audio) or rclements@ppld.org (video).

ESL Class

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class for Adults.
New students need to come to ESL Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES (Cont.-2nd day)

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Orientation cont. from Nov 9; at 9:00am OR 6:00pm
* Please be there on time, and bring pen, pencil, a notebook and your glasses-because we will give you a test.
* Will provide schedules and available locations for each class during orientation -we offer morning and evening classes
* Please don’t bring children, there is no childcare available.

ESL Class

When: Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class for Adults.
New students need to come to ESL Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225


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