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

Computer Classes for Seniors

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects (class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more) or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

LOOSEN UP!

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

LOOSEN UP! - Need a power break with your lunch? Join us for just 30 minutes of your week where we all can stretch and move our bodies in order to help increase mobility and flexibility, reduce stress and improve our overall health and sense of well being. The movements used in this class will guide you through safe and healthy stretching of muscles, tendons and ligaments to loosen you up and back to your day feeling more focused and energized.

Computer Basics Help at Ruth Holley

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Computer and Internet basics for beginners using tutorial-based coaching. No pre-registration. Walk-ins welcome. Bring your own head-phones or ear-buds. Or you can purchase ear-buds for $1 at the customer service desk for this class.

Microsoft Publisher Class

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with the Publisher tools and use a template to create a publication.

Word II Class

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 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.

Computer Basics Help at Ruth Holley

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Computer and Internet basics for beginners using tutorial-based coaching. No pre-registration. Walk-ins welcome. Bring your own head-phones or ear-buds. Or you can purchase ear-buds for $1 at the cutomer service desk for this class.

C3 Center for Public Media Camera Class

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Basic introduction to studio camera. Completion of course will allow you access to studio equipment and camera check-out. Must have already taken the 101 orientation and safety course. Course lasts approximately 2 hrs. Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Qi Gong Evening Class

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Qi Gong ("Chee-Kung") for beginners. This non-aerobic class focuses on gentle movement and relaxation. Class will meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. All fitness levels and abilities are welcome. Ages 16 and up. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

C3 Center for Public Media Camera Class

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Basic introduction to studio camera. Completion of course will allow you access to studio equipment and camera check-out. Must have already taken the 101 orientation and safety course. Course lasts approximately 2 hrs. Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

WestlawNext Class

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Come learn how to use the library's primary legal research database, WestlawNext.Participants should have a predicate understanding of legal terminology; rudimentary legal research methodology; and, the uses of different legal research sources and citations—e.g. case law reporters (848 P.2d 916), statutes and codes (CRS 24-10-109), regulations (26 CFR 1.83), treatises/encyclopedias/secondary sources.

Philip's Tai Chi Basics

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi Basics –A gentle and non-intimidating way to be introduced to the graceful movements of Tai Chi. Proper stances and postures are emphasized to improve balance, to strengthen leg muscles and to improve coordination. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Class is 45 minutes. This is a 12 week class and requires permission of the instructor.

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Beginner

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Beginner –Learn the gentle and graceful movements of the 24 –Form, also known as the “Beijing Short Form”. A fairly easy form to learn, it does not requires an excessive amount of daily practice. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Class is 45 minutes. This is a 12 week class and requires permission of the instructor. Prerequisite: Tai Chi Basics.

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Intermediate

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Intermediate –Having completed the first half of the 24-Form, the student begins the second half. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Class is 45 minutes. This is a 12 week class and requires permission of the instructor. Prerequisite: Tai Chi 24-Form Beginner.

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Advanced

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi 24-Form Advanced–For the student who has completed the entire 24-Form, but wishes to continue in perfecting the form. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Class is 45 minutes. This is a 12 week class and requires permission of the instructor. Prerequisite: Tai Chi 24-Form Intermediate.

Video Editing Basics Using Premiere CC Class

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

For those new to video editing, this introductory editing class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere CC. We will cover a range of topics from navigating the interface, importing assets, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles and effects, and exporting your finished edit.

Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.


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