InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Wed., July 6 while their floors are refinished.

Events

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

ENGLISH CLASSES - ORIENTATION DAY / CLASES DE INGLES - DIA DE ORIENTACION-9AM

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

IMPORTANT:
* To come to a class, you have to attend the orientation first.
* Orientation will take TWO to THREE hours to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.
* Bring notebook, pen, pencil and reading glasses, because you will take a test.
* Please DO NOT bring children, there is no childcare provided.
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IMPORTANTE:
* Para inscribirse a las clases primero tiene que venir a la orientación, sin este requisito no se puede registrar.
* Este evento tendrá una duración de 2 a 3 horas. No es necesario registrarse, solo preséntese el día indicado.
* Los horarios y lugar para las clases serán proporcionados durante el registro.
* Traiga una libreta, pluma, lápiz y sus lentes para leer, porque tomará un exámen de colocación.
* Por favor NO traiga niños; no tenemos personal que los pueda cuidar y no pueden quedarse solos en la biblioteca o en el salón de orientación.

ENGLISH CLASSES - ORIENTATION DAY / CLASES DE INGLES - DIA DE ORIENTACION-5:30pm

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

IMPORTANT:
* To come to a class, you have to attend the orientation first.
* Orientation will take TWO to THREE hours to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.
* Bring notebook, pen, pencil and reading glasses, because you will take a test.
* Please DO NOT bring children, there is no childcare provided.
________________________
IMPORTANTE:
* Para inscribirse a las clases primero tiene que venir a la orientación, sin este requisito no se puede registrar.
* Este evento tendrá una duración de 2 a 3 horas. No es necesario registrarse, solo preséntese el día indicado.
* Los horarios y lugar para las clases serán proporcionados durante el registro.
* Traiga una libreta, pluma, lápiz y sus lentes para leer, porque tomará un exámen de colocación.
* Por favor NO traiga niños; no tenemos personal que los pueda cuidar y no pueden quedarse solos en la biblioteca o en el salón de orientación.

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

New students need to come to GED/HiSET/TASC 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

New students need to come to GED/HiSET/TASC 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Adult Education: English as a Second Language (ESL)

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Only 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://new.ppld.org/adult-education
Continuing students -who were registered last course, need to contact their Instructor or the Adult Literacy office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225


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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

Bird House Building Contest and Display

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - All Day
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Alcove

To display the finished bird houses for judging by our patrons.

Monday Funday: Playing Card Wallet

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - All Day
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Teen Center (ETC) A & B

Every second and fourth Monday in the East Teen Center, we will be hosting an all day craft project. Today, we will "get in the game" by making wallets out of plyaing cards. Come join us and create something awesome!

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 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.

MAKE @ East Open Hours

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at EA Makerspace

During Open Hours MAKE @ East is available for patrons to work on their own projects while a trained PPLD staff member is present. Equipment and supplies are available on a first come basis.

Video Editing Basics Using Premiere CC Class

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

For those new to video editing, this introductory editing class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere CC. We will cover a range of topics from navigating the interface, importing assets, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles and effects, and exporting your finished edit.

Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Computer class 1:1

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

Computer class 1:1

Loving & Living with Special Needs

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Support Group for Special Needs Families

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited to 10 babies with accompanying adult.
(20 minutes + 20 minute playtime)

Baby Time

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Childrens Story Room

Babies from birth to 12 months, with a favorite adult, enjoy songs, bouncing action rhymes, and sharing a book together. Each interactive session gives babies the opportunity to hear lots of language and play with other babies. Space is limited. (20 minutes + 20 minutes playtime)

Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Meet with other Westsiders over coffee and donuts to discuss issues in this month's online edition of Westside Pioneer. All are welcome(you don't have to be a Westsider).


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