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 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Programs and Events for Adults: Rockrimmon Library

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Art for Tweens

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Mondrian Paper Art for Tweens– with scissors and tape, kids will create Mondrian inspired art.

Dr. Kurt Perkins

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Community Workshop

Author Talk with Lisa M. Bolt Simons

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Lisa M. Bolt Simons, author of Faribault Woolen Mill: Loomed in the Land of Lakes. Author Lisa M. Bolt Simons, former resident of the Rockrimmon area, will discuss her writing process and her research into the renowned Faribault Woolen Mill. Book signing and light refreshments to follow. Come discover the history and heritage woven into this iconic American brand. Please register for this FREE event online or at (719) 593-8000.

Yarn-tastic!

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

All adult handicrafters aged 18 and over are welcome -- knitters, cross stitchers, crocheters, beaders, etc... BRING YOUR OWN PROJECT, share ideas, learn new skills. Light refreshments served.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join this free book discussion that meets the first Tuesday of every month from 1 to 2 pm. This month we'll be discussing A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler.

Exploring Mindfulness, Discovering Delight

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Meditation and artful contemplation are great ways to
integrate mindfulness into our everyday lives.

Join instructor Joanna Bolek for an introduction to
the mindfulness and stress reduction practices
of meditation and mandala coloring. Open-entry/open exit classes (no registration required).

Joanna Bolek is a certified meditation instructor and art teacher. She has practiced meditation for over 30 years.

Six open entry/open exit classes, 1st and 3rd Mondays (Mar. 21, April 4 & 18, May 2 & 16, & June 6), 1-2:30 pm from March 21 through June 6.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Wilderness Survival for Tweens & Teens

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Wilderness Survival for Tweens & Teens

Comstock Village Common Area Committee

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Monthly organization meeting.

Springs Spanish Conversation Group

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This is an informal Spanish conversation group, including intermediate-advanced students and native speakers. It is not an instructional time and no English is spoken during the meetings. It is an opportunity to enjoy and practice speaking and learn casually from more experienced speakers. The group welcomes new participants as well as ideas for activities or topics of discussion. We meet twice a month.

Yarn-Tastic!

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Adult crafting group. Bring your own project, share ideas, learn new skills. Refreshments provided. Knitters, crocheters, quilters, beaders, etc... welcome! 18 and over.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Get in the Game: DIY Yo Yo Tricks, Face Paint, and Cup Stacking

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Come have some fun learning how to do cool yo-yo tricks, fast cup-stacking, and awesome face painting! Artists will be on hand to demonstrate and show you how. Ages 9-18. Part of the Summer Reading Program for kids and teens.

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 12:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driverÂ’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.
Call (719) 685-2242 for reservations.

Fountain Creek Watershed Flood Control and Greenway District

When: Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Monumnet Creek Watershed Restoration District project public meeting

Exploring Mindfulness, Discovering Delight

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Meditation and artful contemplation are great ways to
integrate mindfulness into our everyday lives.

Join instructor Joanna Bolek for an introduction to
the mindfulness and stress reduction practices
of meditation and mandala coloring. Open-entry/open exit classes (no registration required).

Joanna Bolek is a certified meditation instructor and art teacher. She has practiced meditation for over 30 years.

Six open entry/open exit classes, 1st and 3rd Mondays (Mar. 21, April 4 & 18, May 2 & 16, & June 6), 1-2:30 pm from March 21 through June 6.

Free College Planning.org

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

College planning class,open to the public, most beneficial for high school students and parents. www.freecollegeplanning.org We are a non-profit organization.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Texas Tech University

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Free College Admissions Application Workshop - this workshop is to help prospective college students learn how to strengthen their college applications; what type of topics to use for their college essays; good resources for letters of recommendation and much more!

Texas Tech University

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Free College Application Workshop - This free program is to assist prospective college students with their college applications, discussing how to strengthen their applications, what to write (and not write) on their college essays, and tips and tricks to make the college application process a little easier.


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