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Word II Class

When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Become familiar with advanced features of Microsoft Word such as: setting margins, inserting tables, columns, borders, footnotes, etc. Prerequisites: Introduction to Microsoft Word and Internet Basics, or have familiarity with the internet.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Legal Research for Beginners

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Become familiar with the law collection at PPLD. Learn how to search for statutes,regulations, case law, secondary sources and
court forms.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Join Master Tanisha and 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.

Master Tanisha is a 5th-degree Kung Fu Master and has 20 years of experience teaching Tai Chi.

Device/Computer Help Drop-in Lab

When: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

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 bring their device to the appointment if possible.

Speak French

When: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

An advanced conversation group: Patrons can contact Donna Becker @598-4038, Randy Horton @ 632-2006, or Nancy Augustus @ 578-8769 for information and questions.

Introductory DNA Testing and Analysis Class

When: Sunday, April 02, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

This is an introductory class on DNA testing and analysis (genetic genealogy) for the purposes of tracing your ancestry and family history. Completion of the PPGS Level 1 Genealogy course is required. Due to limited space, pre-registration is required with liverman@att.net.

Speak English

When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Speak English - Christine

Marvelous Mondays: Doctor Strange

When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Stop by the teen area every Monday to see what movie/activity/craft we're doing. Snacks provided! Ages 12 to 18 only.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

HSE partnershipÂ’s visit - Michael Bittner class

When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

PPCC, Everest & US Army representatives will visit our HSE classes.

ESL Intake

When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

A group of people will take the ESL pre-tests to enroll in classes. For this Intake they have to pre-register with Deya Rohe ext. 2225.

Sewing Lab

When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Have a simple clothing repair or small sewing project you are working on? Drop in to our sewing lab to learn basic sewing skills and utilize our sewing machines! Limited supplies available. No registration required.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Thursday, April 06, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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 upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, April 06, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Join Master Tanisha and 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.

Master Tanisha is a 5th-degree Kung Fu Master and has 20 years of experience teaching Tai Chi.

Device/Computer Help Drop-in Lab

When: Friday, April 07, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

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 bring their device to the appointment if possible.

Speak French

When: Friday, April 07, 2017 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

An advanced conversation group: Patrons can contact Donna Becker @598-4038, Randy Horton @ 632-2006, or Nancy Augustus @ 578-8769 for information and questions.

Word I Class

When: Saturday, April 08, 2017 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

In this class you will become familiar with basic word processing skills necessary to create and save word documents by learning to read the Microsoft Word screen and entering and manipulating basic text.
Prerequisites: Completion of (55+) Computer Basics and experience using a mouse and keyboard

Found Object Art!

When: Saturday, April 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Join us for an afternoon of making art out of everyday items! Create something to take home, or help us create a community art piece to display in the Library.

All supplies will be provided, but you are welcome to bring supplies as well.

This program will be offered in two sessions. You can attend one or both sessions. Art will be displayed in the Penrose Library through the month of May.

Speak English

When: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Speak English - Christine

Marvelous Mondays: Hamilton Party

When: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Stop by the teen area every Monday to see what movie/activity/craft we're doing. Snacks provided! Ages 12 to 18 only.