Programs and Events for Adults

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Italian Conversation Group

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

All speaking levels are welcome to join us and practice your Italian.

Senior Lunch and A Movie

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II

The Monuments Men - In the midst of WWII, a small group of art experts are commissioned by President Roosevelt as soldiers and sent to the European Theater to protect historically important buildings and monuments, and to locate vast troves of priceless art looted by the Nazis. Discovering art in castles and mines, they race against time as the Nazis scramble to destroy everything they can. Starring George Clooney and Matt Damon. (Rated PG-13; 112 minutes, 2014)

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

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.

Computer Basics Help

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Computer Lab

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.

Peak Reader

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Study Room

Children's Literacy Center Peak Reader program

Free Library Lawn Concert

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library at Lawn

Free concert on the Manitou Springs Library lawn. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music with family and friends. In case of bad weather, concert is moved to Manitou Art Center at 515 Manitou Ave.

Dragon Theater Productions-Dress Rehearsal

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library 21c at Venue@21c

Pikes Peak Library District and Dragon Theater Productions, a program of Imagination Celebration, to perform "Aladdin" and "The Arabian Nights," two original adaptations featuring performers of all ages and who can make the rehearsal commitment. Tickets will be $10 for community members and $5 for students, with discounts for those who attend both shows.

Dragon Theater Productions-Dress Rehearsal

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library 21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Pikes Peak Library District and Dragon Theater Productions, a program of Imagination Celebration, to perform "Aladdin" and "The Arabian Nights," two original adaptations featuring performers of all ages and who can make the rehearsal commitment. Tickets will be $10 for community members and $5 for students, with discounts for those who attend both shows.

Why detox ?

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library 21c at Ent Conference Center

Learn about if detoxing would help you. How to protect yourself from the unwanted toxins we are all exposed to everyday- by Michelle Eads M.D. (Limited to first 26 people.)

Speak English

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Speak English Summer 2014