InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Programs and Events for Adults: High Prairie Library

7-Up: Mondrian Paper Art for Kids

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

With scissors and tape, kids will create Mondrian-inspired art. For kids 7-12.

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Creamy Mango Ice Cream

When: Thursday, June 30, 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: Color Run Melted Crayon Art (Ages 13 & Up)

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Fun programs for tweens & teens

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Food Art

When: Thursday, July 07, 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.

Tai Chi & Qi Gong for Beginners

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join local instructor, Joel T., for this Tai Chi series as a way to meditate through movement. Find balance, energy, and freedom from the stresses of daily life!

Fantastic Fridays: Just Bead It (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Fun crafts with pony beads.

Anime Club

When: Friday, July 08, 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.

Outdoor Explorers Club!: Insect Hunt

When: Saturday, July 09, 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.

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Special Needs Support Group

7-Up: Wilderness Readiness for Kids

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Calling all adventurers! Test your mettle and practice your wilderness readiness skills. Learn how to survive if you get lost in the wild. For kids 7-12.

Lego Mania

When: Wednesday, July 13, 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: Pita Pizzas

When: Thursday, July 14, 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: Junk Drawer Science (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Crazy science experiments with stuff from your average junk drawer. Registration required.

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, July 16, 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.

Paper Crafting Creations

When: Monday, July 18, 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.

Kaiser Permanente

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Medicare Seminar

Art Journaling

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Learn about art journaling. For 16 and older.

Democratic Party

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Public Meeting with El Paso County Board of Commissioner Candidates.

Healthy Eating Cooking Adventures: Creamy Avocado Dip

When: Thursday, July 21, 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.

Tai Chi & Qi Gong for Beginners

When: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Join local instructor, Joel T., for this Tai Chi series as a way to meditate through movement. Find balance, energy, and freedom from the stresses of daily life!

Fantastic Fridays: Fairy Tale Crafts (Ages 9 & Up)

When: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Make a glowing fairy bottle and other fantastic crafts.

Seed Library Event: Container Gardening

When: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

More information to come!!

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Special Needs Support Group


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