Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

Quilting Meet-up

When: Sunday, February 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Come join this social group to work on quilts, talk about quilts, and share what quilts you have been working on. This is a drop in club intended to gather together beginning and advanced quilters in a social setting. Registration is not required. A Makerspace use agreement needs to be on file.

AARP Tax-Aide

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

We prepare and file personal tax returns for low and moderate income taxpayers for free.Questions? Call 235-6757. This is a completely FREE service.

Word I - 2013 Edition

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
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.

Make II Open Hours

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment before being able to use the machines in open hours. To inquire about badging, please call 719-884-9800, x 6364.

LOOSEN UP! for older adults

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

LOOSEN UP!- This class offers 30 minutes of mindful movements specifically designed to be gentle on the joints while increasing flexibility. According to the Arthritis Foundation, people with various types of arthritis who have a regular practice of movement and stretching reported significant reduction in pain and joint stiffness and improvements in physical function. Join us in a fun and interactive setting. All adults of all fitness and ability levels welcome.

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

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) 685-2242 for reservations.

CANCELLED Gratitude in Motion

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

CANCELLED Gratitude N Motion is a safe, nonjudgmental forum for participants to freely share their gratitude stories as well as share ideas of how to incorporate gratitude into life daily.
Class will consist of multiple activities each session that will help you express and acknowledge gratitude.

LOOSEN UP!

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

LOOSEN UP! - Need a power break with your lunch? Join us for just 30 minutes of your week where we all can stretch and move our bodies in order to help increase mobility and flexibility, reduce stress and improve our overall health and sense of well being. The movements used in this class will guide you through safe and healthy stretching of muscles, tendons and ligaments to loosen you up and back to your day feeling more focused and energized.

Anime Club

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

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.

3D Printing Demo

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 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.

Colorado Springs WordPress Meetup Group

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Meeting

Excel II- 2013 Edition

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Prerequisites: Completion of Excel I.

In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2013.
Call 884-9800 to register, or register online.

Philip's Tai Chi & Qi Gong

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Philip's Tai Chi & Qi Gong

Briargate Book Club

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Join us for a lively discussion, activity, and refreshments!

Yoga Foundations

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Yoga Foundations. Join Jen and PPLD staff for an hour long yoga class @ Venue21c! All experience levels welcome. Bring your own mat.

Make II Open Hours

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment before being able to use the machines in open hours. To inquire about badging, please call 719-884-9800, x 6364.

All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. 9-11 year olds must be accompanied by a guardian at all times. Parent/guardian supervision is welcome for all minors over age 12.

AfterMath

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

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.

Light-up Robot Valentines

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Make your own light-up robot valentine! Use and LED and copper tape to construct a circuit and make this robot's heart light up!

Must be 12 years or older.

AARP Tax-Aide

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

We prepare and file personal tax returns for low and moderate income taxpayers for free.Questions? Call 235-6757. This is a completely FREE service.

Gentle Yoga

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Gentle Yoga - Join Anna J and PPLD staff for yoga. This gentle class is perfect for beginners and a great mid-day break. All fitness and ability levels welcome. Bring your own mat.

Truffle Making

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn how to make delicious truffles for yourself or your valentine! Registration is required and space is limited. Patron must be at least 16 years of age to attend.

Make II Open Hours

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

During Open Hours, Make II is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis. Patrons must be badged to use a machine during a separate appointment before being able to use the machines in open hours. To inquire about badging, please call 719-884-9800, x 6364.

All patrons in the space must be at least 9 years old. 9-11 year olds must be accompanied by a guardian at all times. Parent/guardian supervision is welcome for all minors over age 12.

Teen Writing Group

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Can't wait to put your hands on a keyboard and write your story? Now the next step is sharing it with some other teens. Come join us for some exceptional writing, sharing, and discussions.
Check at the Teen Desk for Location!!

Relay For Life of Colorado Springs

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

membership meeting

Yarnettes

When: Friday, February 12, 2016 - 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!


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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!