Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

Weekly Chess 3-5

When: Friday, May 29, 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.

Gardening in Containers: Accessorizing Gardens

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In the second session of a 3 part series, learn how to label and add accessories to the plants in your container garden. Make flattened soup markers and learn the elements of fairy gardens. Space is limited and registration is required. You must be at least 16 years of age to attend.

Odle Law, LLC

When: Friday, May 29, 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

Quilting Basics: Hand quilting and preserving your quilted project

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In the final program on the basics of quilting. Learn how to hand quilt and preserve your quilted project.
Registration is necessary and space is limited. No quilting experience needed. Makerspace use agreement required. Makerspace Safety 101 suggested.

Linux for Beginners

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B6

If you've ever been curious about using Linux, the free open-source operating system, but don't know where to start, come in for an introductory demonstration and Q&A Session with a local Linux expert.

Topics will include:
- A brief history of the Linux OS
- What is it, what can it do, and how do you install it?
- How to preserve a previous operating system
- How to navigate Linux and install additional programs

Helping Paws: Stress Relief!

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Finals got you stressed? Stop by the Teen Center at Library 21c from 2-4pm and hang out with a doggy companion! These adorable pups will cheer you up and have you ready to hit the books again in no time!

Ages 12-18 ONLY.

3D Scanning Demo

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's 3D scanner and discover how we create a 3D Model for printing based on a physical object. Learn what is needed to start using the scanner for your own prints as well.

Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

LnB Connectors and Saunders Costumes/Lynda Cink and Eva Juzwiak, Owners

When: Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

The Eclectic Bridal Exposé : Bridal fashion show and vendors.

Teen Summer Reading Program Kick-off party!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Summer Reading Program Kick-off Party! Grades 6-12.

Windows 8.1 Basics

When: Tuesday, June 02, 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, June 02, 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.

Laser Cutter/Engraver Demo

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 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.

Teen Tuesday: Bagels and Boardgames

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Bagels and Boardgames!
Play boardgames with other teens and munch on bagels!

Grades 6-12 ONLY.
In the Teen Center, from 3:00-4:30pm.

Simple Circuits

When: Tuesday, June 02, 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, June 02, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

, for a public lecture, “The Air Force Way of War,” by Brian Laslie.

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, June 03, 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, June 03, 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.

Turning Point Insurance

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Medicare healthcare seminar

Guys READ: A boys book club

When: Wednesday, June 03, 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

City of Colorado Springs-Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Colorado Springs Bicycle Plan Public Meeting

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 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 Writing Group

When: Thursday, June 04, 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!

Do Terra Essential Oil

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Informational class

Ravelry

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Ravelry is an online knitting and crochet group. They help one another with learning how to use Raverly.com.

Weekly Chess 2-5

When: Friday, June 05, 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.


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