Programs and Events for Adults: Penrose Library

Community Built Conference

When: Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Breakout session

The Coalition for Compassion and Action

When: Monday, May 02, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

A roundtable discussion about messaging to the wider community to address homelessnesss.

Speak English

When: Monday, May 02, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Speak English

Teen Staff Office Hours

When: Monday, May 02, 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!

Photoshop Elements - Editing Basics

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

In this class you will learn some basic editing functions of Photoshop Elements. You will work with layers, become familiar with cropping and red-eye removal, and use some tricks and techniques to enhance the look of your photos.

GED prep classes

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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

Philosophy at the Library

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Philosophy at the Library is a series of talks given by UCCS Philosophy instructors at Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade. The series will be held the first Tuesday of the month from February through May from 4:30 - 6 p.m.

Coloring for Adults

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 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 evening of coloring. Stop by the Bay Area of the Penrose Library and try out coloring for adults. Supplies will be provided.

Town Hall meeting w/City Council Member Keith King

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

Meeting

Self-Defense Strategies

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Join Sterling Chase from CHS Martial Arts for this six week introductory course to self-defense. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the course. Please wear comfortable clothing and footwear.
Registration is required. Please call (719)389-8968 to register. By registering for the first class on May 3rd, you are automatically registered for the 6-class series.

Colorado springs stamp Club

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Memebres meet to discuss and trade stamps

Ice House Book Discussion

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Join us for a guided book discussion on Who Owns the Ice House? Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur, wherein Pulitzer Nominee Clifton Taulbert chronicles his life journey in the 1950s Mississippi Delta at the height of legal segregation and the life-changing influence of his Uncle Cleve, while co-author Gary Schoeniger captures the entrepreneurial life-lessons that can empower anyone to succeed.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Springs Recovery Connection:The Anonymous People movie showing

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Educating about the disease of addiction

Nonprofit Workshop - Education and Training Resources

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

New to nonprofits? Not sure what a letter of intent looks like. Join us for a session on resources and training materials, including GrantSpace and Lynda.com.

GED prep classes

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

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, May 05, 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, May 05, 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, May 05, 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!

Special Olympics Colorado

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Coaches meeting for Special Olympics

Speak French

When: Friday, May 06, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen 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

When: Friday, May 06, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Teen Space

Need volunteer hours for school? Want your voice to be heard? Join our Teen Advisory Board at Penrose Library and help us plan the events that happen at your library!

Must fill out a Teen Volunteer Application to get volunteer hours. Ages 12-18 only.

Pikes Peak Chapter - Embroiderers' Guild of America

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

Rocky Mountain Region seminar planning committee meeting. Seminar scheduled for Aug 25-27.

Street Light Ministries

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Training people to use their faith and reach out to others in everyday life and in everyday situations.

Boho Floral Crown Workshop

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

This free class will teach you the fundamentals of creating wearable art! We will create a floral crown for you and your child, or a gift you can give your mom for Mother's Day. Leave with your very own floral crown, and if you want to wear it out, we strongly encourage that! All supplies and tools will be provided.
Ages 10 and up. Ages 10-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration required. Please call (719)389-8968 to register. Please register each participant separately.


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