All Library Programs and Events

Ruth Holley Teen Chinese New Year Celebration

When: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Teens(ages 12-18) can come learn about the Chinese New Year and the Chinese zodiac, perhaps sample Chinese fortune cookies, and create some origami items (and maybe Chinese lanterns, too).

Makerspace Open Hours

When: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at EA Makerspace

During Open Hours the East 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.

Living & Loving with Special Needs

When: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Family support group for families with special needs.

Play with Library LEGOs

When: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Come and build LEGOs to your heart's content with fellow enthusiasts using the library LEGOs. Best for ages 5-12 and their families.

Teens Talk Books

When: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Do you love books? Come share your passion with other teens!

We'll have a different theme every month. Just read a book that fits with that theme and come and share it with us!

Snacks will be provided to participating teens.

MONTHLY THEMES:

January - Coming to a Theater Near You!
February - Dead or Undead
March - Blue
April - Kind of Poetic
May - Things are getting real...
June - Get in the game!
July - Oh, the great outdoors!
August - Oh, it's just the end of the world...
September - Ohhh, sparkly...
October - "I'm going on an adventure!"
November - Steampunk
December - Dude, that's cold.

To sign up for monthly book club reminders, contact Brooke, the Old Colorado City Library Teen Liaison, at briedeman@ppld.org.

Nature Storytime!

When: Sunday, February 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Enjoy a nature themed Storytime and craft brought to you by the Pikes Peak Library District and the Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center. Every first Sunday at 1 pm.

Quilting Meet-up

When: Sunday, February 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Come join this social group to work on quilts, talk about quilts, and share what quilts you have been working on. This is a drop in club intended to gather together beginning and advanced quilters in a social setting. Registration is not required. A Makerspace use agreement needs to be on file.

Pikes Peak for Bernie

When: Sunday, February 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn about Bernie Sanders campaign -- where he stands on the issues and how you can get involved

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Computer Lab

Don’t see a computer class offering what you need? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher); Internet Basics and Email; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Prezi, and Craigslist; Ereaders; and transferring digital photographs to a computer. A reservation must be made and the topic approved in advance. Sessions are 45 minutes long. Contact Cheyenne Mountain Library to set up an appointment: 633-6278.

ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 9:00am OR 6:00pm
*Orientation will take two days to complete.
*Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
*Bring notebook, pen, pencil and reading glasses.
*Please don’t bring children, there is no childcare available.


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