Programs and Events for Adults: Penrose Library

Yoga @ the Library!

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Join us for a free yoga class on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.

Ancestry -- Library Edition, Basics

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Learn how to get the most out of the more than 8,000 Ancestry databases available on library computers, with the guidance of Special Collections staff.

GED Class

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak French

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 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.

Historic Preservation Alliance of Colorado Springs

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Preservation month celebration: workshop in landscaping

String Art!

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - All Day
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

All ages are welcome to come and celebrate the start of our Summer Reading Program by adding a piece of string to our String Art projects scattered throughout the library! We need your to help make our library colorful!

GED Class

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak English

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

Facilitator: Hall

Nonprofit Workshop - Grantseeking

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Are you looking for grants? Ganga Dharmappa from the Foundation Center will help you discover what funders want from nonprofits seeking grants (It may surprise you) and how to find potential funders in this newly revised class. You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including:

*Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
*What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
*How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.

GED Class

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 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, June 02, 2015 - 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.

Nonprofit Workshop - Fundraising 101

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

This workshop will analyze fundraising vehicles, such as special events, annual giving, grant writing, major gifts, capital campaigns and planned giving, and discuss the hierarchy of donors and cost of fundraising.

GED Class

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Come to Penrose Library each Wednesday afternoon during the summer to relax and watch two episodes of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. We began the season in May and continue on the first Wednesday of June with episodes 5 and 6.

Ages 9-18 only! Ages 9 to 11 must be accompanied by someone 12-18 or have an adult in the building.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

XTSL

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Meditation and discussion

GED Class

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak French

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 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, June 05, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Penrose Teen Advisory Board

GED Class

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Speak English

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

Facilitator: Hall

Lunch and Movie --Big Hero 6

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 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.

GED Class

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

Game Night!

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Come play classic board games every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month! You are welcome to play our games or bring some favorites of your own. Ages 12 and up are welcome.

GED Class

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael


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