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

Programs and Events for Adults: Cheyenne Mountain Library

DARE TO DREAM – Create a Vision Board

When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Inspiration Boards add clarity to your desires, and feeling to your visions. Perfect for helping you plan for an upcoming event, a creative project, or visualizing the year to come.

Learn how to creatively put your visual inspirations together as a fun collage you can hang on the wall or as a journaling technique. No matter how you express yourself, organized inspiration boards and collections will help you be more productive and achieve your goals. We will finish the class with a portable inspiration board you can take home!

The board and some supplies provided; please bring any images quotes you would like to use, or your favorite scissors and adhesive. Registration required; all adults welcome!

Paper Craft Class

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun paper craft class! This class meets every other month on the third Tuesday with new projects each month! Register now -- space is limited to the first 15 Adults to sign up!

Photo-Editing Software Discussion

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Using Lynda.com and other tutorials available through the PPLD website, we will discuss the differences between Photoshop, Gimp, and Picassa. Bring an example you've worked on to discuss issues and pros/cons. Registration is suggested but not required for this fun, free class.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Facilitator: Meyer

TWEEN S.A.L.T. Program - Special FX

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Learn some movie magic! Make a hologram, monster makeup and more! Bring a smartphone or tablet if you have one!S.A.L.T programs are Science, Art, Literature, and Technology based programs geared towards the 9 and up age group.

Senior Social

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Facilitator: Meyer

TEENS (11-18) :Cryptic Codes

When: Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Send your friends mysterious coded messages! Come learn to decode messages and create your own cryptic messages. We'll use some of the encryption methods used in the Maze Runner by James Dashner, as well as other more historical cryptography!
(Registration recommended)

Essential Oils: Natural Solutions

When: Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Come learn how to keep you and your family healthy using essential oils in your home through everyday use, aromatherapy, and DIY cleaning solutions! No registration required.

Library Explorers: Be an Artist!

When: Monday, February 29, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Activities for adults with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Come create art for our very first LE art show! Registration is suggested, but not required.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, March 02, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Facilitator: Meyer

Tween Tech - Learn how to make video games!

When: Friday, March 04, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Don't just play video games---Create one yourself! Learn how computer programs are built using a fun software program, Scratch. It allows you to put together blocks of code to make your characters, games, and animated cards work. We will explore additional types of fun software in future sessions. Ages 9-12

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Saturday, March 05, 2016 - 12:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driver’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.
Call (719) 685-2242 for reservations.

Senior Social

When: Monday, March 07, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Digital Photography as Art & Play

When: Tuesday, March 08, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This month's topic: The Tripod of Exposure

Do you love photography? Join our fun, free group perfect for anyone seeking to find or share tips and techniques, engage in digital photography discussions, or participate in community field trips. All adults welcome, including beginners. No registration required.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, March 09, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Facilitator: Meyer

Jewelry Class

When: Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Library program details TBA.


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