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Programs

05/28/2009

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.

Archived

Make a Mask!

When: Monday, June 29, 2015 - All Day
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Come to the library anytime on June 29 through July 5 (except on the 4th because we will be closed) to make a one of a kind mask! We will have all the supplies out and ready for you...all you need to bring is your creativity! Craft is intended for Grades 6-12.

Make a Mask!

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - All Day
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Come to the Penrose Library anytime on June 29 through July 5 (except on the 4th because we will be closed) to make a one of a kind mask! We will have all the supplies out and ready for you...all you need to bring is your creativity! Craft is intended for Grades 6-12.

Mental Health First Aid training

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Mental Health First Aid training for staff and partners.

Excel II Class--CANCELLED

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet
Prerequisites: Completion of Excel I

Prezi

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, learn how to make fun presentations using the free web-based program, Prezi. Call 389-8968 to register.

8(a) In a Day

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

This Workshop Bundles the Hands-on development of two important tools needed by small businesses who desire to do business with the government, creating a Business Plan & a unique Capability Statement.

PPLD: ESL Classes with Steve

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at 2nd Floor Training Room

ESL classes

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects from class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more. Or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

Monthly Magazine Sale

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Purchase back issues of magazines at the Penrose library for just 10 cents. The sale is located on the main level of the library between the Information and Circulation desks and is held on the last Tuesday of every month.

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Tai-Chi for adults. We will be on our feet the whole time working on slow gentle, extended movements that will strengthen muscles and improve endurance, balance, flexibility and coordination. Wear loose clothing and flat footwear. Bring water and hand towel as needed during exercise. All are welcome.


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