Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

Philosophy at the Library

When: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

A series Celebrating UCCS' 50th Anniversary: "At fifteen my heart and mind were set upon learning: What we can learn from Confucius about the value of education," by Geoff Ashton, www.uccs.edu/philosophy

Simple Circuits

When: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn simple circuits using Inventor's Kits from SparkFun. Registration is required. Must have current Makerspace Use Agreement on file and be at least 12 years of age.

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, March 04, 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, March 04, 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.

PPLD Teens--AfterMath

When: Wednesday, March 04, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Atrium

Free Math tutoring for teens

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Wednesday, March 04, 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

AAHS: Deaf Game Night Event

When: Wednesday, March 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

An opportunity for people to learn more about the Deaf community while having fun playing games. Refreshments provided.

Guys READ: A boys book club

When: Wednesday, March 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

"Books, Food, Danger"
The mission of Guys Read is to motivate boys to read by connecting them with materials they will want to read, in ways they like to read. Older teen guys match with young guys to promote reading and literacy. Join us for a rowdy book discussion, snacks and craft. Ages 9+. Contact Staff for more information. ccarter@ppld.org

Rocky Mountain Military Affairs Society

When: Thursday, March 05, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Public Lecture – "Nagashino: Military Innovation during the Japanese Feudal Period" – Presented by the Rocky Mountain Military Affairs Society

5th Congressional Art Competition: "Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Gallery

"Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.

UCCS Toastmasters

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Officers meeting to confirm that we want to meet in Ent Conference in the future (in future on Friday's)

Weekly Chess!

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Every Friday, 3-5 pm, we'll have the chess sets out! Bring a friend, have some fun. Our resident expert Tony will be around then. See you at the tables near Gaming!

Crafternoons in Make

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Come in and do a craft in the Make makerspace. Different craft every month! Must be at least 9 years of age and have signed a Makerspace Use Agreement. No registration necessary. All skill levels welcome!

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

An introduction to Autodesk's free 3D Modeling software. Great for those who want to get started in designing their own models for 3D Printing. 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, but no previous 3D Modeling experience is needed. This class is best suited for students 13 and over. Students 9-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Teen Tabletop Gaming Club

When: Friday, March 06, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Come to the Teen Center the first Friday of the month for Teen Tabletop Gaming! Each month we'll learn and play a great new game! Ages 12-18, from 4:00-5:30.

5th Congressional Art Competition

When: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Gallery

"Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

The Moon Goddess, LLC: The Universal Spirit Metaphysical Fair

When: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

The Universal Spirit Metaphysical Fair

Chinese Dragon Shadow Puppets

When: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In this class, each participant will make a replica of traditional Chinese shadow puppets using modern materials. Using a template, we will learn cutting techniques, and how to add color, make joints, and how to manipulate the puppet. Registration is required. Patron must be at least 16 years of age. This is a program as part of the Maker in Residence Program.

Teen Volunteer Saturday

When: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Need volunteer hours? Come to Teen Volunteer Saturday!

One Saturday a month you can earn two volunteer hours.

Volunteer Activities will be varied based on library needs, so don't wear your nicest clothes--we could be getting dirty!

Meet in the Teen Center at 1:00--don't be late!

You must bring in a completed Teen Volunteer Application the first time you attend a Teen Volunteer Saturday (even if you have filled one out previously).
You can find the application here: http://ppld.org/sites/default/files/volunteers/teenvolunteerapplication.pdf

Ages 12-18 only.

See you there!

5th Congressional Art Competition

When: Sunday, March 08, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Gallery

"Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

Speak French

When: Sunday, March 08, 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.

5th Congressional Art Competition

When: Monday, March 09, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Gallery

"Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

Crochet Basics

When: Monday, March 09, 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.

Maker in Training

When: Monday, March 09, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

For young adults to learn how to use different tools within the Makerspace. Each monthly program will highlight a different with an activity. Registration is necessary. Program for 12-18 year olds.


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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!