InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Monday, September 1, for Labor Day.

Programs and Events for Adults: Penrose Library

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GED Class

When: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

GED Class

When: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Silicon Mountain Macintosh Users Group (SMMUG)

When: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

to help users of Apple computers, iPhones, iPods and iPads.

GED Class

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

El Paso County-Child Support Program

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Open enrollment

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

GED Class

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Carole

Volunteer Training

When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

Volunteer Training

GED Class

When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak French

When: Friday, September 05, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult 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.

Penrose Teen Advisory Board (Formerly PYAC)

When: Friday, September 05, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Penrose Teen Advisory Board

Sunday Matinee - The LEGO Movie

When: Sunday, September 07, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Rated: PG, Runtime: 101 Minutes, Released: 2014

A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity in this computer-generated comedy from the filmmakers behind Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and co-director Chris McKay (Robot Chicken). Will Arnett co-stars as the voice of Batman, who along with Superman, make appearances in the Warner Bros. picture. Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, and Alison Brie head up the rest of the voice cast. Author: Jeremy Wheeler

GED Class

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak English

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Speak English - Hall

Penrose Lunch and Movie--"Saving Mr. Banks"

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie. "Saving Mr. Banks"

GED Class

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Career Compass

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

This class is both an introduction to library resources for job seekers and computer lab time with assistance. Some possible topics include resume and cover letter writing, career and industry research, job searches, etc. Please contact the instructor prior to class with your specific needs.

Peak Film Forum

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

The Peak Film Forum meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Our goal is to connect filmmakers, actors, writers, and film crew members in a creative networking environment. This is a chance to meet others in the Colorado Springs and surrounding areas working or interested in the filmmaking process. Come network, and get constructive feedback on scripts and scenes. In the future, we plan to bring in discussions with experts in our community on specialized topics such as makeup design, crowdfunding, audio, casting, special effects, marketing, and more!

GED Class

When: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Community Prevention Outreach Program

When: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

A free public seminar on how to avoid business embezzlement

GED Class

When: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Carole

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

When: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

ESL/GED Staff Meeting

When: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

Staff Meeting

GED Class

When: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Great Books Club meeting

When: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

The Great Books Club will hold their monthly book discussion. See http://ppld.org/find-good-book/book-clubs/great-books-classics for this month's selection.