InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Sunday, April 20. Happy Easter!

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Speak English

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English - Meyer

Senior Social

When: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Medicare Educational Seminar

When: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Questions and answers

Speak English

When: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English - Meyer

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Saturday, May 03, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driver’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.

Senior Social

When: Monday, May 05, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English - Meyer

Photos of the Sochi Olympic Games

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Mark Reis, Photojournalist for the Colorado Springs Gazette, shares his photography, journalism, and eight Olympiad experiences with the public.

Monday Morning Movie

When: Monday, May 12, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

"Saving Mr. Banks" PG-13, 125 minutes; The story of how Walt Disney
courted P.L. Travers into letting him option the rights to Mary Poppins is brought to the screen in this non-fiction drama starring
Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Colin Farrell and Paul Giamatti.

Maximizing Your Social Security

When: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Education on Social Security

Speak English

When: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English - Meyer

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Rocky Mountain Chapter of Scleroderma Support Group

When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

Monthly meeting

Briargate Teen Anime/Manga Club

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

An entertaining club for teens in 7th through 12th grade where we'll watch anime, talk about manga, make some fun crafts, eat tons of snacks, and possibly plan fun cosplay events. No registration required!

GameStar Mechanics!

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

GameStar Mechanic! Play Games, design games, share games. Ages 12+ welcome.

YARNETTES

When: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and of course, work on a project! Knit, crochet, sew!

Chess & Checkers

When: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Come in for casual play at the library. All ages are welcome, no registration needed. We'll have the boards set up, ready to go. Join us!

Read it Before You See it! Tween Movie Night

When: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

A lot of our favorite books have been adapted for the big screen! Read the book and then watch the movie. April's book is The Hobbit by J. R. R. Martin. 4th Mondays of the month! Ages 9-13
Monday, February 24th 5-8pm

TAB (Teens Advisory Briargate) Members Meeting

When: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

TAB is a community service oriented group of teens that meets monthly to plan programs and community service projects. This dynamic group is a creative way to earn community service hours for school, scouts or any other purpose. Please contact Crystal at 719-531-6333 x 1810 for more information or to join the group.

Video games at the Library!

When: Thursday, May 01, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

Teen and under rating on the Wii! Snacks

RAVELRY USER GROUP

When: Friday, May 02, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Join local hand crafters of the Ravelry User Group to share ideas, socialize, and create!

LEGOs

When: Saturday, May 03, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Bring your creativity and your camera to the library for casual LEGO fun. We'll have the tables filled with LEGOs, Duplos and Megablocks. Bring a friend and have some LEGO fun.

YARNETTES

When: Friday, May 09, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

BRIARGATE BOOK CLUB

When: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Community Events

Join us for a lively discussion, activity, and refreshments!

Maximizing Your Social Security

When: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

Education on Social Security

Video games at the Library!

When: Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

Teen and under rating on the Wii! Snacks!

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ESL Class

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Simona

GED Math Class

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Math Class

ESL Class

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Simona

ESL Class

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

ESL class- Gabriel Cobos

GED Class

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class

ESL Class

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Gabriel

GED Class

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Class

ABE Class

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

ABE Class

GED Class

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

GED Class - Michael

ESL Class

When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

ESL Class

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

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Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 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 gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

Homeschool Art Show @ East Library Children's Dept.

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 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 gsohns@ppld.org for more information.

ESL Class

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

ESL Class - Simona

Photoshop Elements 10 Part 1 and 2

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn the basics of Photoshop Elements 10 in this two part class.
Class will be strictly limited to 6 participants, due to number of Photoshop Elements licenses available in computer lab. Registrants must sign up for both the April 18th and April 25th classes. The first session will cover the "Organizer" within Elements while the second session will deal primarily with the "Guided Photo Edit" feature within Elements.

To register, call: 389-8968

GED Math Class

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Commons (Literacy only)

GED Math Class

Rocky Mountain Farmers Union

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Food co-op meeting with local producers

Monumental Readers

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All patrons are welcome to attend this monthly book club. Contact the library for the current book selection.

Susan Callender

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Study Room

writing critique

Joyce Sanchez

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Briargate Library - 9475 Briar Village Point at Briargate Study Room I & II

Knitting

Toddler Time

When: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

One,two and three-year-old children, with a favorite adult, participate in nursery rhymes, music and movement, and listen to a few short books. Toddler Time builds on familiar experiences to introduce new vocabulary and word sounds in a lively atmosphere. Program lasts 15-20 minutes