InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Thurs., July 7 due to floor refinishing.

Programs and Events for Adults: Old Colorado City Library

NO Laptop Lab! due to library closure

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

NO lab this week due to maintenance work being done on the Old Colorado City Library. Lab will continue next Tuesday and continue as usual.

Tween Tech Club

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Don't just play video games---Create one yourself! Learn how computer programs are built using a fun software program, Scratch. It allows you to put together blocks of code to make your characters, games, and animated cards work. We will explore additional types of fun software in future sessions. Ages 9-12

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

SRP: Geeks Who Read Trivia

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Do you think you're the biggest geek of them all? Gather your squad to compete against teams of teens in this Summer Reading themed Geeks Who Read Trivia Game!

Stitch-Wits

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Family Craft Night-Puzzle Making

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak

Come build your own puzzle. Children ages 7-12 accompanied by an adult are encouraged to join us the first for this special craft night.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects (class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more) or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

Teens on Laptops

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Laptops are set aside for teen use only in the Community Room. Come on down and do homework, play games and music, or just surf! Occasionally we will have the Wii, crafts, or other special activities. Brought to you by OC3, our teen advisory council.

Teen Summer Movie Nights

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Watch some new release and classic favorites at the Old Colorado City Library this summer! Popcorn and drinks are provided to participating teens. Feel free to bring pillows and blankets and get comfortable.

Thursday, June 16 - The 5th Wave

Thursday, June 30 - Teen Choice! A selection of DVDs will be provided for teens to vote on.


Thursday, July 14 - Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thursday, July 28 - TBA

OC3 Presents: Teen Fandom Club

When: Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join the Old Colorado City Teen Council (OC3) every month for fandom fun!

April 16 - The Walking Dead Fandom

May 21 - Marvel/Spiderman Fandom

June 18 - HIATUS

July 16 - HIATUS

August 20 - Ouran High School Host Club Fandom

September 17 - Sherlock Fandom

October 15 - Nightmare Before Christmas Fandom

November 19 - Durarara! Fandom

Old Colorado City Council- OC3 Teen Advisory Board

When: Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD!
You are invited to meet other teens and help plan future programs. Share your favorite books, music, movies, and games. Share your own stories, poems, art, and music. Suggest books and media for our shelves. Suggest movies or video games for teen nights. What interests YOU? Is there a club you want to start? Earn community service hours for your school. Friend us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/oldcoloradocitylibraryteens.ItÂ’s your library too!

Stitch-

When: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects (class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more) or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome! Contact this group through the link below to find out more. Visit as a guest for free. Members pay annual dues.

Teens on Laptops

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Laptops are set aside for teen use only in the Community Room. Come on down and do homework, play games and music, or just surf! Occasionally we will have the Wii, crafts, or other special activities. Brought to you by OC3, our teen advisory council.

Kaiser Permanente

When: Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Medicare Seminar

Colorado Springs Polyamory Group

When: Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Community support group for people in or interested in a polyamorous lifestyle. Our primary meeting purpose is for a discussion group covering topics of interest for poly relationships and dating.

Lego Mania!

When: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Show off your creativity with this family event.Please do not bring your own LEGOs and all masterpieces remain at the library. (However, donations are gladly accepted!) Join us on the fourth Friday of the month.

SRP: Get In The Game!

When: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Teens are invited to wind down the summer with gaming! The Wii and Xbox will be available on the flat screen and projector, as well as a ton of board games to choose from. Not really the gaming type? We'll have lots of crafts to pick from as well!

Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Meet with other Westsiders over coffee and donuts to discuss issues in this month's online edition of Westside Pioneer. All are welcome(you don't have to be a Westsider).

Stitch-

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects (class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more) or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

Teens on Laptops

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Laptops are set aside for teen use only in the Community Room. Come on down and do homework, play games and music, or just surf! Occasionally we will have the Wii, crafts, or other special activities. Brought to you by OC3, our teen advisory council.

Old Colorado City Book Group

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Monthly meeting to discuss that month's book selection. Books are determined by group vote a year ahead of time and the choices are listed on PPLD.ORG under Find a Good Book, Book Clubs. Come every month, or just for the books you want to read. You are welcome to bring a snack or lunch as this group meets in the middle of the day.

Teen Summer Movie Nights

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Watch some new release and classic favorites at the Old Colorado City Library this summer! Popcorn and drinks are provided to participating teens. Feel free to bring pillows and blankets and get comfortable.

Thursday, June 16 - The 5th Wave

Thursday, June 30 - Teen Choice! A selection of DVDs will be provided for teens to vote on.


Thursday, July 14 - Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thursday, July 28 - TBA


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