InformationUte Pass Library will be closed today, Friday, April 17, due to inclement weather.

East Library will be closed Wednesday, April 22 - Sunday, April 26 for renovations. Available holds can be picked up at Library 21c during that time.



New this year: an emphasis on toddlers and “tweens”

Colorado Springs, Colo. – Beginning Monday, children from birth to 18 are invited to visit the library for Pikes Peak Library District’s annual summer reading program. This year’s “Be Creative” program gives tots, tweens and teens a chance to showcase their artistic talents and enjoy imaginative performances from local puppeteers, storytellers, musicians, magicians, and actors.


A Stitch in Time: needlecraft group

When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Study Room

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

Beginning Collage on Canvas Techniques

When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Beginning Mixed Media Collage on Canvas

In this 3-hour class you will learn about a variety of tools and techniques for creating a collage of mixed media on canvas. We will explore how to use conventional and non-conventional objects to apply pigment and create texture together with added bits and pieces to create a unique finished piece of art. Follow an example or make your own choices of what to include in your piece – there are no mistakes! You are encouraged to bring your own personal bits and pieces to use if you wish!
Registration is required. Patron must be 16 years of age to attend.

Sunday Matinee - Maleficent

When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

"A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land."

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's All Month

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

View homeschool art in a special exhibition by area homeschool students. Art will be on display the entire month of April in the Children's Area at the East Library. Contact Gail at for more information.

GED Class

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

ESL Class

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Simona

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Computer Lab

Don’t see a computer class offering what you need? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher); Internet Basics and Email; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Prezi, and Craigslist; Ereaders; and transferring digital photographs to a computer. A reservation must be made and the topic approved in advance. Sessions are 45 minutes long. Contact Cheyenne Mountain Library to set up an appointment: 633-6278.

PPLD: ESL Classes with Steve

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapell Hills Drive at 2nd Floor Conference Room

ESL classes

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library Study Rooms - 20 N. Cascade Ave at PE-Study Room A

Tutor - David Baker

Life Circles

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Writing memories of life experiences. A supportive writing group that provides the discipline, inspiration, and structure to accomplish your writing goals.

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