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 - Thurs., July 7 due to floor refinishing.

Programs and Events for Adults: Ruth Holley Library

ENGLISH CLASSES - ORIENTATION DAY / CLASES DE INGLES - DIA DE ORIENTACION-5:30pm

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

IMPORTANT:
* To come to a class, you have to attend the orientation first.
* Orientation will take TWO to THREE hours to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.
* Bring notebook, pen, pencil and reading glasses, because you will take a test.
* Please DO NOT bring children, there is no childcare provided.
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IMPORTANTE:
* Para inscribirse a las clases primero tiene que venir a la orientación, sin este requisito no se puede registrar.
* Este evento tendrá una duración de 2 a 3 horas. No es necesario registrarse, solo preséntese el día indicado.
* Los horarios y lugar para las clases serán proporcionados durante el registro.
* Traiga una libreta, pluma, lápiz y sus lentes para leer, porque tomará un exámen de colocación.
* Por favor NO traiga niños; no tenemos personal que los pueda cuidar y no pueden quedarse solos en la biblioteca o en el salón de orientación.

GED post-test

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Michael's GED post-test

Holley Funtastic Friday

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Funtastic Friday is a PPLD Library Explorers program for adults with developmental and or cognitive disabilities. Funtastic Friday is held in the Ruth Holley Study Room and the Teen Area, offering games computer access and other activities. Caregivers are welcome!

Summer Friday Fun at Ruth Holley: Mondrian Paper Art

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

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

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Lego Mania at Ruth Holley

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Tweens and children (ages 12 and under) come to the library to build and create with Legos! Parents are welcome to join in the fun.

Adult Education: GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

New students need to come to GED/HiSET/TASC 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Summer Friday Fun

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Summer Friday Fun

Ruth Holley Teen Advisory Board

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

The Ruth Holley teen advisory board will meet once a month on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10-11 to help organize and plan teen programs at the Ruth Holley library.

Ruth Holley Teens: Build a Rube Goldberg Machine

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Teens (Sixth Grade-Twelfth grade) create a crazy and inefficient Rube Goldberg machine (think of OK Go's "This Too Shall Pass" video, or of the board game Mouse Trap). We'll build and design a kinetic device using ping pong balls, bowling balls, string, dominoes, books and much, much more. Let's put our thinking caps on and see how wildly unnecessary our contraption can be!

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Adult Education: GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

New students need to come to GED/HiSET/TASC 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Holley Lunch and a Book

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Bring your lunch and join the discussion of the book of the month - MOLOKA'I by Alan Brennert. Hot beverages and ice water will be served. To Register call 597-5377.

Adult Education: GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

New students need to come to GED/HiSET/TASC 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Ruth Holley Teen Drawing class with artistic digital tablets

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Teens(grades 6th through twelfth) come for a great program celebrating the Summer Reading Program theme- "Get in the Game".
Learn how to draw with our high-end digital drawing tablets (http://www.wacom.com/en-us/products/pen-displays/cintiq-13-hd). Bring your ideas and create professional looking comics, or product designs, or graphics. It's like having an entire art store of supplies at your fingertips. Only 5 digital tablets available so sign up quickly!

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only for Adults. New students need to come to ESL 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Summer Friday Fun: Wilderness Readiness for Kids at Ruth Holley

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Calling all adventurers! Test your mettle and practice your wilderness readiness skills. Learn how to survive if you get lost in the wild.


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