InformationAll Library facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4. Happy Independence Day!

Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

Windows 8.1 Basics

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 8.1 by learning terminology, ways to open windows, how to toggle between windows and how to save and open files. Previous experience with PC, mouse and keyboard helpful in this class. Call to register: 719-389-8968

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, July 07, 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.

Teen Tuesday: Fandom Trivia

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Tag

Team up with three other teens to prove your Fandom Knowledge!

For Grades 6-12 only.
TAG
3:00-4:30

Simple Circuits

When: Tuesday, July 07, 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.

Rocky Mountain Military Affairs Society

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

for a public lecture, "The First Anglo-Afghan War, 1839-42: Securetizing British India," by Mark Honnen.

Briargate Book Club

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 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!

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, July 08, 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 CANCELLED TODAY

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Yoga Cancelled for July 8,2015

Peak Film Forum

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Our goal is to connect filmmakers, actors, writers, and other production film/video crew members in a creative networking environment. This month we'll be having a workshop for actors.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Wednesday, July 08, 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.

Weston A. Price Foundation

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Health Education

Children's Hospital Workshops

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

TBD

Laser Cutter/Engraver Demo

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's laser cutter/engraver and find out what is needed to get started using this machine.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.

Teen Writing Group

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 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.
Meet in T1 in the Teen Zone!

Weston A. Price Foundation

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Health Education

Word I - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 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.

YARNETTES

When: Friday, July 10, 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 2-5

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 2:00 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.

Recycled Yard Art: Windchimes

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In this hands on workshop learn how to make a windchime from different items you already have on hand. Supplies will be provided and space is limited. Registration is required. You must be 16 years or older to attend.

Odle Law, LLC

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Public Service - Give general information on basic estate planning issues Organization: Odle Law, LLC : For registration, please call 719.559.4099

The Colorado Photography Learning Group / Dispelling the Myths of Nature Photogr

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Steve Gosling will be visiting from the UK for a week's worth of events with the Colorado Photography Learning Group. This is a lecture to kick off the week.

Emergency Preparedness & Sustainable Living

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Education for Hunting for 101

Speak French

When: Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

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

Crochet Basics

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

This is a 6 session class that will be covering everything from basic crochet practices through completing larger intermediate projects. Please note this is a progressive class and your continued participation is required for the 6 sessions. Projects that will be completed include washcloths, cozies, heart and flower appliques, head wrap/band, boot cuffs, or scarf, baskets and or hats, and pall or spehres. Registration is required and space is limited. Must be at least 16 years of age to attend.


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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!