InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.

Programs and Events for Adults: High Prairie Library

Summer Reading Volunteer Training

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Training for the Summer Reading Program Volunteers. Must have already been accepted as a volunteer for this summer.

Summer Reading Volunteer Training

When: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Training for the Summer Reading Program Volunteers. Must have already been accepted as a volunteer for this summer.

Seed Library Event- CANCELLED FOR MAY

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

More information to come!!

Senior Benefit Resources

When: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

VA Benefit Workshop

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Smoothies

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us as we make a new healthy snack each week! For ages 9-18.

Fantastic Fridays: Nature Arts & Crafts (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, June 03, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Create beautiful works of art from natural items, like pine cones and leaves.

Falcon History Talk with Ingrid McDonald

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

The area where Falcon sits now, holds more history than the railroad town it was to become. I will discuss the Cherokee trail and how the Homestead act opened opportunities for people. I will also tell some stories of crime and challenges faced by residents and employees of the area. Some made it and prospered. Others gave up and moved on....or ended it all. This presentation is suitable for adults and children! Hope to see you there!

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Special Needs support group

Retirement Planning

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Sooner or later, it happens to everyone. Find out what your best option may be in this introduction to retirement planning. Presented by the Pikes Peak YMCA, sponsored by the El Paso County Department of Human Services.

Digging for Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Monthly meeting for those researching their family history.

Lego Mania

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Show off your creativity with this family event.Please do not bring your own LEGOs and all masterpieces remain at the library. (However, donations are gladly accepted!)

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Nachos In a Jar

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us as we make a new healthy snack each week! For ages 9-18.

Medicare 101

When: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Get help navigating the ins-and-outs of Medicare enrollment, registration, claims, etc.

Fantastic Fridays: Jar Cakes (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make yummy desserts in mason jars! Registration required.

Anime Club

When: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Meet other Anime lovers and watch anime videos/movies. Open to ages 13-18.

Free College Planning.org

When: Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

College planning class, open to the public, most beneficial for high school students and parents. We are a non-profit organization. www.freecollegeplanning.org

Outdoor Explorers Club!: Digging Dirt

When: Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Come and join us as we explore the outside! We will do a different activity each week outside no matter what the weather is. Get in touch with nature, get some fresh air, and have fun! For ages 6-13.

Kaiser Permanente

When: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Medicare Seminar

7-Up: Zentangle Scratch Art for Kids

When: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Kids will create cool, creative scratch art in the Zentangle style. For kids 7-12.

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Fruit Sushi

When: Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us as we make a new healthy snack each week! For ages 9-18.

Fantastic Fridays: Shoot It, Wobble It, Skate It (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make a pom-pom shooter, a egg ninja, and a mini skateboard.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Special Needs Support Group

Paper Crafting Creations

When: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun project to make and take. Space is limited, so please register online or call 260-3650. This program is for ages 14 and up.

7-Up: Painting for Kids

When: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Wear an old t-shirt, kids will learn to paint reflections. It will get messy! For kids 7-12.


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