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

Homeschool Art Show drop off

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Homeschooled students of all ages may submit one piece of artwork this week to be displayed the entire month of April in East Library's Children's Dept. All types of art are encouraged. Contact Gail at gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

5th Congressional Art Competition: "Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Gallery

"Made in America' Art Show Exhibition

Genealogy Level III Workshop

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Genealogy Level III Workshop: Military, Land and Court Records
Prerequisite: Level I Genealogy or instructor permission

Toastmasters

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Speech Contest

Teen Art Reception

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Reception for Teen Artists and families for Art that was displayed during the Teen Art competition at PPLD. Held in the Venue@21c, begins at 2:00

Pikes Peak Authors

When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

to talk about our books and to sell them:
Three Brave Women Share Stories of Overcoming Tragedy
• Radical Survivor by Nancy Saltzman
• Walks on the Margins: A Story of Bipolar Illness by Kathy Brandt
• Back in Six Weeks, A Novel by Sharon Gerdes

5th Congressional District Art Pick Up

When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - All Day
Where: Library21c Study Rooms -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at A1

Students who have pieces in the gallery show will be coming in to pick them up between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.

ESL Class

When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Simona

GED Class

When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class - Michael

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, March 30, 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.


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