InformationThe Interlibrary Loan system experienced a major problem yesterday that has caused many patrons to receive hundreds of emails by mistake. We are very sorry about this. We are working on fixing the problem.

East Library’s main entrance is closed for renovations until early September. Please use the temporary entrance located to the south (left) of the main entrance.

Programs and Events for Adults: Ruth Holley Library

Friday Fun: Art Create! Tin Foil Creations

When: Friday, August 28, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come join us for an after school adventure. We'll provide the supplies, you bring your imagination. Are you an aspiring sculptor? Come make your own mini masterpiece sculpting with tin foil! Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

ESL Class

When: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

GED prep classes

When: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 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 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. 2224

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Reaching El Paso County @ your library

When: Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Meet with DHS professionals and ...
1) Get questions answered about Food Assistance, Medicaid, and
other assistance programs
2) Find out how to apply for assistance
3) Complete applications for assistance

Call 444-8200 for more information!
Habla Espanol

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 5:25 PM - 8:55 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Make the Job Fair Work for You!

When: Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Presented by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center

Lego Mania

When: Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come to the library to build and create with Legos!

GED prep classes

When: Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 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 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. 2224

ESL Class

When: Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Senior Social Hour

When: Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

On the first Thursday of every month, please join seniors in our area for pleasant conversation and enjoy light refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

ESL Class

When: Thursday, September 03, 2015 - 5:25 PM - 8:55 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

ESL Class

When: Friday, September 04, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Funtastic Friday

When: Friday, September 04, 2015 - 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!

Friday Fun: Tech Fun!

When: Friday, September 04, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come join us for an after school adventure. We'll provide the supplies, you bring your imagination. Activities include learning new programs and discovering all things techie. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, September 08, 2015 - 5:25 PM - 8:55 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Lunch and a Book

When: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

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

GED prep classes

When: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 - 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 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. 2224
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. 2224

ESL Class

When: Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

ESL Class

When: Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 5:25 PM - 8:55 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

ESL Class

When: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL - English as a Second Language class 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://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

Friday Fun: Tweens Too

When: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Come join us for an after school adventure. We'll provide the supplies, you bring your imagination. Perfect for tweens (9-12), with crafts in varying levels of difficulty available for all ages 12 & under. Light snacks will be served.
Ages 12 & under.

HO TWEENS: Friday Fun! Cooking Science.

When: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd.

Do you like to cook? Do you like science? Come join us as we explore the science behind cooking in this fun program perfect for Tweens ages 9-12.

ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Monday, September 14, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Monday, Aug 17, 2015 at 9:00am and 6:00pm
*Orientation will take two days to complete.
*Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
*Bring notebook, pen, pencil and reading glasses.
*Please don’t bring children, there is no childcare available.


more... (calendar)