InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., Feb. 15 for President's Day.

Programs and Events for Adults: Penrose Library

OnebodyEnt

When: Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

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GED prep classes

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

New students need to come to GED Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Pikes Peak for Bernie

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Learn about Bernie Sanders campaign -- where he stands on the issues and how you can get involved

Refresh Coffee Time

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Support for adoptive/foster care moms

Word II Class

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Become familiar with advanced features of Microsoft Word such as: setting margins, inserting tables, columns, borders, footnotes, etc. Prerequisites: Introduction to Microsoft Word and Internet Basics, or have familiarity with the internet.

Nonfiction Writers Discussion Group

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Group to discuss and critique their own non-fiction writing. Other non-fiction writers are welcome to attend.

GED prep classes

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

New students need to come to GED Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn the fundamentals of Tai Chi in this free, hour long class. Students will learn the basics of posture, strength, relaxation, movement and breathing. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

Afternoon Chess

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Drop in for a game of chess!

Teen Staff Office Hours

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Have a question? Or maybe an idea?

Come to the Penrose Teen Space every Monday and Thursday from 3:30-4:30 to meet the awesome Teen Staff. We will be available to be give book recommendations, answers, or just to listen.

If you ask a question, you may even get a snack for your troubles!

Fort Carson (Iron Horse) Rocks Chapter

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

We are a not for profit organization meeting to discuss our general meeting business, community involvement and scholarship drive for high school students in Colorado.

Coloring for Adults

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Feeling a little stressed? Want to relax and create something beautiful? Come to the library for an enjoyable morning of coloring. Stop by the Bay Area of the Penrose Library and try out coloring for adults. Supplies will be provided.

Penrose Ink: A Writing Group

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Meet fellow writers, share your work, and hone your craft. Teens to adults welcome.

Call Deb Hamilton at 531-6333 x2333 and at Corrie Van Bemden 531-6333 x2303 for more information.

Speak French

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

An advanced conversation group: Patrons can contact Donna Becker @598-4038, Randy Horton @ 632-2006, or Nancy Augustus @ 578-8769 for information and questions.

IComply, LLC

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Training

Babywearing International of Colorado Springs

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Our monthly weekday or weekend meeting to assist members

OnebodyEnt

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Multicultural Black History Event

Pikes Peak for Bernie

When: Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn about Bernie Sanders campaign -- where he stands on the issues and how you can get involved

Speak English

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Speak English

Google Drive and Apps Class

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn how to get the maximum benefit from your Gmail account. This class will cover Drive features like Docs, Sheets, and Slides, and the Calendar App.
Prerequisites: Word I, Excel I. Attendees should already have a Gmail account established, and must know their username and password.
Registration required. Please call (719)389-8968 to register.

Teen Staff Office Hours

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Have a question? Or maybe an idea?

Come to the Penrose Teen Space every Monday and Thursday from 3:30-4:30 to meet the awesome Teen staff. We will be available to be give book recommendations, answers, or just to listen.

If you ask a question, you may even get a snack for your troubles!

GED prep classes

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

New students need to come to GED Orientations to register and take a level test. Students won't be allowed to come to class without registration paperwork. For future Orientation dates please check regularly: http://ppld.org/adult-literacy-esl-ged-learn-english
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Monthly Magazine Sale

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Purchase back issues of magazines at the Penrose library for just 10 cents. The sale is located on the main level of the library between the Information and Circulation desks and is held on the last Tuesday of every month.

Library Explorers

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Programs for adults with developmental disabilities. Please contact Heidi at 531-6333 x 2314 for more information.

1 on 1 Internet Basics Class

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Learn to use the different functions of a Web browser, how to navigate the Internet, and how to use different search techniques to find information. Registration is required. Please call 389-8968 to register.


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