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: Fountain Library

Summer Reading Ends!

When: Friday, July 31, 2015 - All Day
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Last day to collect prizes for our Summer Reading Game!

DIY Country Living: Make Your Own Coasters

When: Saturday, August 01, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come join us for this fun DIY craft! You will make a set of 4 coasters out of tiles and scrapbook paper to keep or give away as a gift. Ages 14+ welcome to attend. All supplies will be provided, however you can also bring in your own pictures/paper to use on your coasters. Space is limited; please register to attend this FREE workshop online at ppld.org or by calling (719)382-5347.

Stitch in the Ditch

When: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Community Crafters event

Teen Open Room

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

The community room is reserved just for teens. Bring in your laptop or use one of ours. Movies and some games will be available.

Stitch in the Ditch

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Stitch in the Ditch

French Conversation Group

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Study Room

Come join this fun and informal French language group! This group is designed for non-native French speakers who wish to practice their speaking skills. English will not be spoken during the meetings, however there will be a facilitator present to help you express yourself in French. Basic French is required.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn more about your family history using internet resources.

Fountain Teen advisory board

When: Friday, August 07, 2015 - 4:40 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Fountain Teens

Cybershelf 101

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

This class is designed for those who are brand new to Cybershelf. You will learn how to start accessing the Cybershelf materials at your library and how to download free eBooks, eAudios, eMusic, and eVideos!
Prerequisites: Computer/Mouse Basics
Space is limited; register online at ppld.org or by calling (719)382-5347

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Let your child practice fluency and build skills be reading to our Paws to Read dogs!

Teen Back to school gaming Day

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for teen gaming day at the Fountain Library.
Various games will be available to play, including games for Wii, Xbox 360 kincet,and laptops all games are rated teen and below. We even have low tech games to play. Snacks and Drinks provided

DIY Country Living: Altered Clothing Workshop-**Cancelled**

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

more details to follow

Databases A-Z

When: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

In this class you will learn about some of the amazing and free databases that are available to you at your library including: Learn on demand, Universal Class, Rosetta Stone and much more!
Prerequisites: Computer/Mouse Basics.
Class size is limited; register online at ppld.org or by calling (719)382-5347

The Lunch Hour Book Club: The Cellist of Sarajevo by Stephen Galloway

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come join us for a fun and lively discussion as we discuss this month's book. Bring your sack lunch;light refreshments will be provided.

Teen Craft Day

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Teens will be creating a personalized Journal. All supplies are provided for this free program.

Stitch in the Ditch

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Stitch in the Ditch

Fountain Community Services meeting

When: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Fountain Community Services meeting

French Conversation Group

When: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Study Room

Come join this fun and informal French language group! This group is designed for non-native French speakers who wish to practice their speaking skills. English will not be spoken during the meetings, however there will be a facilitator present to help you express yourself in French. Basic French is required.

Family Film Fun: Land Before Time

When: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for a free G or PG movie on our big screen. Fun for the whole family! Popcorn and lemonade served. Children may wear pajamas and bring a blanket, pillow or soft toy from home. August's movie is the animated dinosaur movie "The Land Before Time." Rated G. 69 minutes.

Paper Crafting Class with Theresa Pingel and Jo Golden

When: Monday, August 24, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

If you've attended one of Theresa Pingel's and Jo Golden's paper crafting classes in the past, you know how much fun they are. Each participant will take home 2 finished projects. Beginners are welcome! All supplies are provided and there is no charge, but you must register online at ppld.org or call 382-5347. (Must be 14 or older to attend.)

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 24, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Let your child practice fluency and build skills be reading to our Paws to Read dogs!

Teen Movie day " Insurgent" Pg-13

When: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Free Popcorn and Drinks...
The second film in the Divergent series find Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) on the run from Jeanine Matthews (Kate Winslet) while trying to figure out the secret that will help the rebels build a new and better future. Rated PG-13 runs 119 mins.

DIY: Country Living Series-Goat Milk Lotion Demo

When: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Come join Lindsey Aparicio, The Goat Cheese Lady, to learn how to make natural and noursihing goat milk lotion. Attendees will get to sample the results and even take home the recipe. Lindsey will also have her hand-crafted lotions and soaps available for purchase. No registration is required to attend this FREE workshop!


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