InformationEast 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: Sand Creek Library

Sand Creek Chess Club

When: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for an hour (or more?!) of fun and games playing chess! Enjoy a game of strategy and cunning with this chess club for players of all experience levels. Compete again friends (new or old) or come beat the pants off the Sand Creek Staff. Refreshments provided!

Tai Chi Class

When: Monday, August 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

With daily practice of this gentle art, one gains physical strength, grace in motion, coordination of the entire body, and a sense of calm and serenity.

Care & Share @your library

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Study Room

Care & Share Food Assistance Outreach - Volunteers will help you complete your SNAP Application. Please bring Proof of Identity (Examples: Driver's License or State Issued ID) & Proof of Income (Examples: Pay Stubs, Social Security, VA Benefit Letters, etc.)
http://careandshare.org/Programs/SNAPFoodStamps.aspx

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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

Litsource: tutoring

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek LitSource Room next to the large study room

Tutoring: Jason

Acrylic Painting Classes (Creative Aging 55+)

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Learn how to paint with acrylics to create your own artwork with artist Robert Schmitz. Upon completion of the eight week class, students will have the opportunity to exhibit their work at the Sand Creek Library. This class series is free and all supplies will be furnished. Participants must be 55 or older and participants should be prepared to attend all eight consecutive classes. Registration is required. To register, call 389-8968 or drop by any library branch.

ESL Class

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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

A Stitch in Time: needlecraft group

When: Sunday, August 09, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join fellow crafters and enjoy an afternoon of conversation and needlecraft. Bring a project to work on.

Sand Creek Chess Club

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for an hour (or more?!) of fun and games playing chess! Enjoy a game of strategy and cunning with this chess club for players of all experience levels. Compete again friends (new or old) or come beat the pants off the Sand Creek Staff. Refreshments provided!

Tai Chi Class

When: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

With daily practice of this gentle art, one gains physical strength, grace in motion, coordination of the entire body, and a sense of calm and serenity.

Needles, Hooks and Yarn

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Bring your lunch, a project to work on, and your enthusiasm for all things knitting, crocheting, and stitching.

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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

Movie, Lunch and You "The Witches"

When: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

In Nicolas Roeg's adaptation of Roald Dahl's novel The Witches, a young boy is vacationing at the seaside with his grandmother when he discovers that the hotel he is staying at is hosting a convention of witches. Rated PG. 91 minutes. Bring your lunch and we'll provide the movie, beverage and popcorn.

Litsource: tutoring

When: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek LitSource Room next to the large study room

Tutoring: Jason

Teen Movie: Insurgent

When: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Rated PG-13 119 min.

Acrylic Painting Classes (Creative Aging 55+)

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Learn how to paint with acrylics to create your own artwork with artist Robert Schmitz. Upon completion of the eight week class, students will have the opportunity to exhibit their work at the Sand Creek Library. This class series is free and all supplies will be furnished. Participants must be 55 or older and participants should be prepared to attend all eight consecutive classes. Registration is required. To register, call 389-8968 or drop by any library branch.

ESL Class

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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

Doctor Who Day!

When: Saturday, August 15, 2015 - All Day
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the new Doctor Who with crafts and activities.
Fun for all ages!

Sand Creek Chess Club

When: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join us for an hour (or more?!) of fun and games playing chess! Enjoy a game of strategy and cunning with this chess club for players of all experience levels. Compete again friends (new or old) or come beat the pants off the Sand Creek Staff. Refreshments provided!

Tai Chi Class

When: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

With daily practice of this gentle art, one gains physical strength, grace in motion, coordination of the entire body, and a sense of calm and serenity.

El Paso County Dept. of Human Services @ your library

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Study Room

Meet with a DHS professional and…
•Get questions answered about Food Assistance, Medicaid, and other programs.
•Find out how to apply for assistance.
•Complete your application for Food Assistance and Medicaid.

Call 444-8200 for more info!

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek 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

Litsource: tutoring

When: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek LitSource Room next to the large study room

Tutoring: Jason

Library Explorers

When: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

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Acrylic Painting Classes (Creative Aging 55+)

When: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Learn how to paint with acrylics to create your own artwork with artist Robert Schmitz. Upon completion of the eight week class, students will have the opportunity to exhibit their work at the Sand Creek Library. This class series is free and all supplies will be furnished. Participants must be 55 or older and participants should be prepared to attend all eight consecutive classes. Registration is required. To register, call 389-8968 or drop by any library branch.


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