InformationEast Library will be closed Wednesday, April 22 - Sunday, April 26 for renovations. Available holds can be picked up at Library 21c during that time.

Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Tai-Chi for adults. We will be on our feet the whole time working on slow gentle, extended movements that will strengthen muscles and improve endurance, balance, flexibility and coordination. Wear loose clothing and flat footwear. Bring water and hand towel as needed during exercise. All are welcome.

Library Explorers

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Registration required. Please contact Christine at 884-9672 for more information.

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B 6

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driver’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.
Call 719-495-5022 to register.

Video Editing Basics Using Premiere CC

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

For those new to video editing, this introductory editing class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere CC. We will cover a range of topics from navigating the interface, importing assets, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles and effects, and exporting your finished edit.

Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

New Vision College Planning Resources

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Free educational seminar for parents of college bound high school students

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's 3D printers and find out what is needed to get started using these machines.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Yoga Break

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Yoga Break! Join Anna J. and PPLD staff for an hour long yoga break @Venue21c! All experience levels welcome.

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in! This runs from 3:30 to 6 p.m.
We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Interested in touching up some pictures, but can't afford the price tag for professional software like Photoshop or Corel? Not to worry! GIMP is a free downloadable software you can use at home to accomplish most of your photo-editing needs.

In this class, we'll teach you the basics of how to adjust the lighting in your pictures, crop out unnecessary parts, remove red-eye, edit the foreground and background elements, and more.

This class is for advanced computer users who are very comfortable with computer navigation and have experience using a variety of software including Microsoft Office products. Best suited for students 13+; Ages 9-12 must be accompanied by an adult.

8(a) In a Day

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

This Workshop Bundles the Hands-on development of two important tools needed by small businesses who desire to do business with the government, creating a Business Plan & a unique Capability Statement.

Word I - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Class Description: Word I: Become familiar with basic word processing skills necessary to create and save word documents by learning to read the Microsoft Word screen and entering and manipulating basic text.
Prerequisites: Computer Basics Class or Windows 8 plus experience using a mouse and keyboard. Call 884-9800 to register.

Studio Hours for Artist in Residence

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Come meet Artist in Residence RoxAnne Krute and see what she is working on.

Do Terra Essential Oil

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Informational class

Yarnettes

When: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Weekly Chess 3-5

When: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Every Friday, every week, chess is happening. For all ages. Bring a friend, bring your skills, let the chess battles begin. It's all casual, fun play. Our resident chess expert Tony will be around. See you in the window bay near Gaming.

Cookie Embroidery

When: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn how to make detailed designs on cookies using paint brushes. Registration is required and space is limited. Patrons must be at least 16 years of age.

Anime Club

When: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Tag

For teens ages 12-18 who are interested in Anime! Meet others who share your interest and watch a different title each meeting. Prizes, food, and more! No registration required.
Some animes are rated PG-13, anyone 12 years old should be accompanied by a teen 13-18.

Lana’s Music Studio, Inc

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Piano recital

Rec to Black Resources

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

A free business workshop

Speak French

When: Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B 2

A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice French. Some French language skills are recommended. For information, call 650-1699.

Chamber Orchestra of Springs: Warm up

When: Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

To practice and store instruments

Chamber Orchestra of Springs: Tyrannosaurus Sue

When: Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Concert for children and families

Crochet Basics

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn to get started with crocheting. Find out what you need and what you can do. No experience or registration is necessary. Suggested monthly projects will be provided.

Document Your Life Project

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

One part planner plus one part art journal and one part weekly art journal challenge equals an amazing year of organization, inspiration and community. No experience is required. Join us for our first class in January to learn about this amazing online project that has been put together by a group of mixed media artist who call themselves, Art to the 5th.
You will be introduced to the wonderful world of art journaling as we work on this project together. Art Journaling is about playing with colors, words and images to work through our daily stress and struggles of daily life, while having fun and being creative. It is like a diary only done with art. It’s fun, it’s messy and it has no rules. Join us for a free monthly workshop where you will learn new techniques and play with a variety of art materials while creating a mini piece of art that can be placed in your Documented Life Project Journal if you so choose.
All materials for the mini art project will be provided.
Class size is limited and you must register to attend.
This workshop is for those age 18 and up.

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Monday, April 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Required training to use the Makerspaces without a staff member. Please provide your library card number in the notes field when you register.


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Come experience the Hearing

Come experience the Hearing Loop at Venue 21c. For those with hearing loss, this will directly deliver the sound of the speaker's voice to your hearing aid, if you have a t-coil; or provide direct amplification to your ears. Come hear the difference!