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Programs for Adults: Cheyenne Mountain Library

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Maker Monday: Fairy Gardens!

When: Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Turn a plain jar or vase into a fairy garden! Use a wide variety of natural and miniature materials for your one of a kind project. Limited spots available.

All supplies provided by Who Gives a Scrap, sponsored by the Cheyenne Friends of the Library.

Registration required!

Senior Social Small Group

When: Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

The main Senior Social is the 1st Monday of each month. If you would like to meet additionally, you are welcome to come to this follow-up gathering on the 4th Monday of each month, for pleasant conversation.

1-on-1 Resume or Interview Session

When: Monday, April 24, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

Do you need help creating a successful resume or preparing for job interviews? CALL to sign up for a 1-on-1 session! A session is 45 minutes long, preferably Monday or Tuesday between 12 p.m.— 5 p.m.

Topics can include:

• What employers are looking for in a resume
• How to create a resume
• How to prepare for an interview
• How to respond during an interview

Please call or stop by today to schedule your 1-on-1 session.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English is an informal English language conversation group for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week. Participation is free and no registration is necessary.

Yoga at the Library

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join me for a creative, Vinyasa yoga flow that is approachable for all levels and ages. I am passionate about breathing, aligning and moving the body the way it's intended to move, with ease, grace and space. In this practice, you will be allowed that safe space to move like yourself through yoga asanas (postures) and develop balance, flexibility, and deep core strength. Uplift and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Please bring a mat if you have one and I will bring a couple extra as well.

Rescheduled from 4/1: Learn to Make Pasta!

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

**Registration is full! Learn to make pasta by hand, no machine necessary! We will start from scratch (all supplies provided) and create our own dough. We’ll even get to cook and eat some of it at the end of class! **Registration required.

Opening Reception: 2017 Community Photography Exhibition

When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for an opening reception honoring the winners of the 2017 Community Photography contest! These photographs will be on display throughout the month of May. No registration required.

Senior Social

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 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.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, May 03, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English is an informal English language conversation group for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week. Participation is free and no registration is necessary.

1-on-1 Resume or Interview Session

When: Saturday, May 06, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

Do you need help creating a successful resume or preparing for job interviews? CALL to sign up for a 1-on-1 session! A session is 45 minutes long, preferably Monday or Tuesday between 12 p.m.— 5 p.m.

Topics can include:

• What employers are looking for in a resume
• How to create a resume
• How to prepare for an interview
• How to respond during an interview

Please call or stop by today to schedule your 1-on-1 session.

Sewing 1-on-1 Session

When: Monday, May 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

Interested in a 1-on-1 sewing session? Call 633-6278 to set up an appointment!

All sessions are held at the Cheyenne Mountain Library. You may bring in your sewing machine, or use ours. Please let us know what you are interested in learning, and your level of sewing experience - beginner/intermediate/experienced.

Monday Morning Movie

When: Monday, May 08, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

"Queen of Katwe" Rated PG; 124 min

Refreshments served thanks to the Friends of the Library.

Digital Photography as Art & Play

When: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This month's topic: Tips for Setting Up Digital Darkroom

Do you love photography? Join our fun, free group perfect for anyone seeking to find or share tips and techniques, engage in digital photography discussions, or participate in community field trips. All adults welcome, including beginners. No registration required.

Speak English

When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English is an informal English language conversation group for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week. Participation is free and no registration is necessary.

Senior Self Defense Class

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Grand Master Sterling Chase, of DuMyon Martial Arts, will teach seniors introductory steps to the ‘Breakaway and Seek Help’ line of defense. Topics covered will include:

• Balance and movement
• Awareness of your surroundings
• 2-3 Techniques for breaking away and seeking help

This is a non-cardio class. Registration is required. Class size is limited to 20 people. Please call 719-633-6278 or stop by your local library. Registration deadline is May 5th.

Library Explorers

When: Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Activities and speakers for adults with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Registration not required, but suggested. More information to come!

Paper Craft Class

When: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun paper craft class! This class meets every other month on the third Tuesday with new projects each month! Register now -- space is limited to the first 15 Adults to sign up!

Speak English

When: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Speak English is an informal English language conversation group for adults who speak some English. Each group meets once a week. Participation is free and no registration is necessary.

Yoga at the Library!

When: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for a lighthearted, mindful yoga class. We will link our breath with our movement and cultivate present moment awareness as we practice yoga. All levels are welcome. Options for different levels will be offered--you're encouraged to make the practice your own. Please bring your own mat. No registration required.

1-on-1 Resume or Interview Session

When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

Do you need help creating a successful resume or preparing for job interviews? CALL to sign up for a 1-on-1 session! A session is 45 minutes long, preferably Monday or Tuesday between 12 p.m.— 5 p.m.

Topics can include:

• What employers are looking for in a resume
• How to create a resume
• How to prepare for an interview
• How to respond during an interview

Please call or stop by today to schedule your 1-on-1 session.

Maker Monday: Wood Burning and Painting Class - MORNING session

When: Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Learn how to wood burn a design, then airbrush paint it! Robert, from the Pikes Peak Woodturners, will bring wood turned bowls for us to practice on, and he'll teach us all the tricks! All supplies provided. Registration required and limited to the first 6 adults.

Senior Social Small Group

When: Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at CH Study Room (paper sign-in)

The main Senior Social is the 1st Monday of each month. If you would like to meet additionally, you are welcome to come to this follow-up gathering on the 4th Monday of each month, for pleasant conversation.

Maker Monday: Wood Burning and Painting Class - AFTERNOON session

When: Monday, May 22, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Learn how to wood burn a design, then airbrush paint it! Robert, from the Pikes Peak Woodturners, will bring wood turned bowls for us to practice on, and he'll teach us all the tricks! All supplies provided. Registration required and limited to the first 6 adults.

Mindfulness & Meditation

When: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Have you heard of mindfulness and meditation and wondered what they are? Join us for an informal session to learn how to start a mindfulness and meditation practice as well as the difference between the two. The session will also include guided practice. Please dress in comfortable clothing and feel free to bring a cushion or a pillow if you'd like to sit on the floor. Chairs will be provided as well. Registration suggested to save your spot!

Yoga at the Library

When: Friday, May 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join me for a creative, Vinyasa yoga flow that is approachable for all levels and ages. I am passionate about breathing, aligning and moving the body the way it's intended to move, with ease, grace and space. In this practice, you will be allowed that safe space to move like yourself through yoga asanas (postures) and develop balance, flexibility, and deep core strength. Uplift and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Please bring a mat if you have one and I will bring a couple extra as well.