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Programs for Adults: Old Colorado City Library

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Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, July 25, 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).

Stitch-

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 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 (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.

Old Colorado City Book Group

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Monthly meeting to discuss that month's book selection. Books are determined by group vote a year ahead of time and the choices are listed on PPLD.ORG under Find a Good Book, Book Clubs. Come every month, or just for the books you want to read. You are welcome to bring a snack or lunch as this group meets in the middle of the day.

Stitch-

When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

No Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

No lab today. Our regular schedule, every Tuesday 9-11 a.m. resumes next week. Laptops will be available for checkout upstairs as always.

Stitch-

When: Monday, August 08, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 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 (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.

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

Stitch-

When: Monday, August 15, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 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 (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.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome! Contact this group through the link below to find out more. Visit as a guest for free. Members pay annual dues.

Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, August 22, 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).

Stitch-

When: Monday, August 22, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 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 (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.

Old Colorado City Book Group

When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Monthly meeting to discuss that month's book selection. Books are determined by group vote a year ahead of time and the choices are listed on PPLD.ORG under Find a Good Book, Book Clubs. Come every month, or just for the books you want to read. You are welcome to bring a snack or lunch as this group meets in the middle of the day.

Stitch-

When: Monday, August 29, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 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 (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.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, September 06, 2016 - 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 (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.

APPR Teen Movie Project

When: Thursday, September 08, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? Here's your chance!

Teens will meet once per week to plan, film, and edit their film throughout September and October. Please see below for dates, times, and activities.

Week One - September 8
Time to meet the team! During this session, we'll introduce ourselves and begin to talk about the project. Discussion will include plot, filming locations, scripts, etc.

Week Two - September 15
Scripting and Blocking. Teens will develop a script for their project to assist in the filming process.

Week Three - September 22
Filming begins! Taking the ideas from the first session, we'll begin filming.

Week Four - September 29
Filming Continues.

Week Five - October 6
Last week of filming. We'll continue filming this week, getting our last shots in.

Week Six - October 13
Editing. Time to bring everything together with editing software. Teens will get the chance to edit their film and learn a little about the editing software available from PPLD.

Week Seven - October 20
Editing Continues.

Week Eight - October 27
Finishing Touches. Teens will finish polishing up their project and prepare for the premier!

PREMIER - October 29
Are you red carpet ready? Teens are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes and bring their friends and family to watch the premier of their Halloween Movie Project!

Please note, any participating teens should plan to wear the same outfit for all filming days in order to maintain continuity.

Registration is required for this project.

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

Stitch-Wits

When: Monday, September 12, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 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 (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.

APPR Teen Movie Project

When: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? Here's your chance!

Teens will meet once per week to plan, film, and edit their film throughout September and October. Please see below for dates, times, and activities.

Week One - September 8
Time to meet the team! During this session, we'll introduce ourselves and begin to talk about the project. Discussion will include plot, filming locations, scripts, etc.

Week Two - September 15
Scripting and Blocking. Teens will develop a script for their project to assist in the filming process.

Week Three - September 22
Filming begins! Taking the ideas from the first session, we'll begin filming.

Week Four - September 29
Filming Continues.

Week Five - October 6
Last week of filming. We'll continue filming this week, getting our last shots in.

Week Six - October 13
Editing. Time to bring everything together with editing software. Teens will get the chance to edit their film and learn a little about the editing software available from PPLD.

Week Seven - October 20
Editing Continues.

Week Eight - October 27
Finishing Touches. Teens will finish polishing up their project and prepare for the premier!

PREMIER - October 29
Are you red carpet ready? Teens are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes and bring their friends and family to watch the premier of their Halloween Movie Project!

Please note, any participating teens should plan to wear the same outfit for all filming days in order to maintain continuity.

Registration is required for this project.

Stitch-Wits

When: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Stitch-Wits welcomes all stitchers (knitters, crocheters, piecers, etc.)to come stitch in community. Monthly programs (show and tell, library information, swaps, celebrations, and more) add variety to the weekly schedule. Come as often/little as you wish.