InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Monday, September 1, for Labor Day.

Programs and Events for Adults: Fountain Library

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Teen Council meeting

When: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Fountain Teen Council...You are invited to meet other teens and help plan future teen programs. We need you! Teens can make a difference at the Library. We need Teen volunteers to help out with upcoming events at the library and around town. This does count for community services hours for your school. So come and volunteer today.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn how to research your family history using online resources.

Fountain Creative Writing Group

When: Saturday, September 06, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

This adult group meets to discuss creative writing and poetry, work on writing exercises and share ideas.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Career Compass Series

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Short classes will be offered on various topics followed by time to work on job searches, applications, résumés, etc., with assistance available. Pre-requisites: Computer and Mouse Basics; Microsoft Word. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Sept. 8th: Job Hunting Search Tips
Sept. 22nd: Resume Basics
Oct. 6th: Successful Interviewing
Oct. 20th: Open Help Lab

Lunch and a movie-Saving Mr. Banks (PG13/125 min.)

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come watch this film based on the true story of Walt Disney's (Tom Hanks) 20 year quest to make P.L. Travers' beloved book, Mary Poppins, into a movie.

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie! Drinks and dessert will be provided.

Crochet Necklaces

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy learning how to crochet a beautiful crochet necklace!
We will be providing Laddertrack Yarn. Bring your own I-Crochet Hook if you have one. This is a free program and all supplies will be provided.

Wednesday Afternoon Yoga Club

When: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Unwind from your day with a relaxing yoga class! Each week we will gain flexibility and inner calm with help from various yoga DVDs. Bring your own towel/mat. Ages 16+ are welcome to attend.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Tween Art Club

When: Friday, September 12, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you are between the ages of 9-12, join us twice a month for various art projects. This program is for Tweens (ages9-12) only.

Family Fun: Alpacas

When: Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Here to greet you from Las Bonitas Alpaca Ranch, these woolly animals will share some of their soft fur so you can make a fuzzy surprise to take home. (All ages)

Fountain Book Club

When: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for an upbeat discussion, light refreshments and lots of fun as we talk about our monthly book.

Stitch in the Ditch

When: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for conversation and bring your hand crafts

Homeschool Lunch Bunch "Read It Before You See It" Book Club

When: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Homeschool families bring a sack lunch to enjoy. We'll focus on different book each month, with a brief discussion followed by the movie adaptation. All books chosen will have G or PG movie ratings. We encourage you to read the book together as a family before the program. Books for the upcoming month will be available at each program for checkout. September's book is "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" by C. S. Lewis. The movie, "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe," is 143 minutes, rated PG.

Let's Cook: Teen cooking program

When: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

This month we will be making Puff Pastry Cheese Swirls.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Family Film Fun: Cloud 9

When: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for a free movie for the whole family. Popcorn and lemonade served. Children may wear pajamas and bring a blanket, pillow or soft toy from home. In September, join us for the snowboarding Disney Channel movie, Cloud 9. 87 minutes and Not Rated, but very family friendly!

Paws to Read

When: Monday, September 22, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Career Compass Series

When: Monday, September 22, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Short classes will be offered on various topics followed by time to work on job searches, applications, résumés, etc., with assistance available. Pre-requisites: Computer and Mouse Basics; Microsoft Word. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Sept. 8th: Job Hunting Search Tips
Sept. 22nd: Resume Basics
Oct. 6th: Successful Interviewing
Oct. 20th: Open Help Lab

Teen program

When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

teen program

Wednesday Afternoon Yoga Club

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Unwind from your day with a relaxing yoga class! Each week we will gain flexibility and inner calm with help from various yoga DVDs. Bring your own towel/mat. Ages 16+ are welcome to attend.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Tween Art Club

When: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you are between the ages of 9-12, join us twice a month for various art projects. This program is for Tweens (ages9-12) only.

All pikes peak Reads Teen Movie day

When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Captain America movie day. We will be showing Captain America The First Avenger and Captain America Winter Soldier.