InformationEast Library’s main entrance is closed for renovations until early September. Please use the temporary entrance located to the south (left) of the main entrance.

Programs and Events for Adults: East Library

Friday Gaming

When: Friday, July 31, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Ready to show off your mad gaming skills? Wanna learn how to game? Join us for a friendly competition on the Wii U, XBOX 360 (Kinect), or PlayStation 3. You all will help us decide the game!

For ages 12 - 18 only.
Snacks and drinks provided!

Bonfils Blood Center

When: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Community Blood Drive

Learn Japanese

When: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

Learn the fundamentals of the Japanese language and practice your conversational skills. No registration required. For more information, call 531-6333, ext. 1371.

Yoga@The Library

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.

Colorado Springs Senior Center Portrait Group demonstration

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Lobby

Colorado Springs Senior Center Portrait Group demonstration

Knit One & Crochet Too

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at E1

Bring a project to work on, share ideas, and socialize with fellow knitters and crocheters. No registration required.

LevationCPA

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

How To Design A Best-In-Class Business With A Sustainable Competitive Advantage:
Who Should Attend: People seeking to
• Start a business
• Buy a franchise of any type
• Invest in a business

Tween Movie Night: Boxtrolls

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Come enjoy a free movie in the East Teen Center! No registration required. For ages 9-18 only! Light snack and lemonade will be served. In August, we will be watching Boxtrolls, PG, 96 min.

The Boxtrolls, PG, 96 minutes

Exploring LinkedIn

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

A basic overview of the popular social media for professionals, LinkedIn. Topics to include setting up an account, managing your feed, developing a robust profile, & how to use LinkedIn to help you land that next big opportunity.

Knitting Kninjas

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A

Come join other teens and learn different stitches, patterns, and techniques! Feel free to bring your own supplies and knitting projects, but we will also have yarn and needles to use. For beginners to experts, ages 12-18 only.

Tween Twist Thursday

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Children's Corner

Tween Twist Thursday is for children 9-12 years old. Tween's can stop by the Children's Department at East Library anytime between 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a fun and fabulous activity!

First Friday Gaming

When: Friday, August 07, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Ready to show off your mad gaming skills? Wanna learn how to game? Join us for a friendly competition on the Wii U, XBOX 360 (Kinect), or PlayStation 3. You all will help us decide the game!

For ages 12 - 18 only.
Snacks and drinks provided!

The Health Benefits of Chocolate

When: Saturday, August 08, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Julie Pesch, owner of The Chocolate Therapist chocolate and tea shop in Littleton, CO, presents a delicious program about the health benefits of chocolate! Julie will provide tips on incorporating chocolate into your daily diet, along with delicious samples from her store.
For ages 12 and up. Space is limited, RESERVATIONS REQUIRED, please call 531-6333, x2665.

For those with food allergies, please be aware that samples may contain allergens.

Teen Fiction Writing Contest Award Ceremony

When: Sunday, August 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Annex

We will announce the winners of the Teen Fiction Writing Contest! From 2:00-3:00 in the East Community Room. For participants and their friends and family.

Zentangles!

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Teen Services kits

Learn/practice new doodling techniques for school or home!

Learn Japanese

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

Learn the fundamentals of the Japanese language and practice your conversational skills. No registration required. For more information, call 531-6333, ext. 1371

East Creative Writing Group

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

This adult group meets to discuss creative fiction and non-fiction writing and poetry, to share ideas with other writers, to work on writing exercises and more. Please contact the East writing group facilitator at 531-6333 ext. 1303 if you are interested in getting your writing on the list for this month's feedback and discussion.

We look forward to working with you!

Library Explorers

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Registration required. Please contact Delaina at ext. 1371 for more information.

Scribes and Bards

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room I-Do not reserve this room

Writing group for teens

Yoga@The Library

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.

Marvel Movie Marathon

When: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Get ready for Marvel Phase III by watching some excellent Phase II movies! We will be showing the following:

12:00pm - Thor: A Dark World
2:30pm - Captain America: The First Avenger
6:00pm - Captain America: Winter Solider

Light refreshments will be served, dinner and lunch are on your own.

Thor: A Dark World, PG-13, 112 min
Captain America: The First Avenger, PG-13, 124 min
Captain America: Winter Solider, PG-13, 136 min

Library Explorers

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Registration required. Please contact Delaina at ext. 1371 for more information.

TAB (Teen Advisory Board)

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A

Teen library advisory board

Speak German

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice German. Some German language skills are recommended. For information, call 531-6333, x1315.

High Altitude Baking

When: Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join Randi Levin, aka The Muffin Lady, for tips and tricks that are sure to help Coloradans with high altitude baking! An expert in High Altitude baking and cooking, Randi will share her secrets and advice, along with samples of her recipes.
For ages 12 and up. Space is limited, RESERVATIONS REQUIRED, please call 531-6333, x2665.

For those with food allergies, please be aware that samples may contain allergens.


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