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Programs for Adults: Penrose Library

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GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn the fundamentals of Tai Chi in this free, hour long class. Students will learn the basics of posture, strength, relaxation, movement and breathing. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

Afternoon Chess

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Drop in for a game of chess!

Speak French

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

An advanced conversation group: Patrons can contact Donna Becker @598-4038, Randy Horton @ 632-2006, or Nancy Augustus @ 578-8769 for information and questions.

Summer Movie Series--Ghostbusters

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Summer Movie Series

Dogs Decoded

When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Ever wonder what your dog is trying to tell you? Join Megan from Train with Trust for an informational presentation on dog and human communication.

DAY 1: ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

To attend any GED class, you have to come to the orientation first. * If person missed Orientation Day 1, CAN'T attend Day 2.
* Orientation will take TWO DAYS to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.

Mellow Monday--Coloring for Adults

When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Another manic Monday ahead? Start your day and week off right with Mellow Mondays, our weekly mind and body exercises to help you make it through the week. This week's exercise--Adult Coloring!

Coloring can help you relax and clear your mind while getting artistic. All supplies will be provided.


DAY 1: ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

To attend any GED class, you have to come to the orientation first. * If person missed Orientation Day 1, CAN'T attend Day 2.
* Orientation will take TWO DAYS to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

DAY 2: ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

(Cont.-2nd day) To attend any GED class, you have to come to the orientation first.
* If person missed Orientation Day 1, CAN'T attend Day 2.
* Orientation will take TWO DAYS to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.

Pikes Peak Workforce Center Outreach

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Representatives will be available to answer questions.

DAY 2: ORIENTATION DAY FOR GED PREP CLASSES

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

(Cont.-2nd day) To attend any GED class, you have to come to the orientation first.
* If person missed Orientation Day 1, CAN'T attend Day 2.
* Orientation will take TWO DAYS to complete. Not necessary to pre-register, just show up.
* Available locations for each class will be provided during orientation.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Tai Chi

When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Learn the fundamentals of Tai Chi in this free, hour long class. Students will learn the basics of posture, strength, relaxation, movement and breathing. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

Afternoon Chess

When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Drop in for a game of chess!

August Athletic Games

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose 1905 Carnegie Garden

Think you have what it takes to be a library sports champion? Come show off your badminton, volleyball and ping pong skills!

Speak French

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

An advanced conversation group: Patrons can contact Donna Becker @598-4038, Randy Horton @ 632-2006, or Nancy Augustus @ 578-8769 for information and questions.

Summer Movie Series--Bourne Identity

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Summer Movie Series

Speed Friending

When: Saturday, August 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

August 7th is National Friendship Day. We're here to help you get in the friending mood a little early with a round Speed Friending! Come prepared to meet a few new people and make a friendship craft! Who knows, you may even meet your new BFF :)

Mellow Monday--Zen Gardens

When: Monday, August 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Another manic Monday ahead? Start your day and week off right with Mellow Mondays, our weekly mind and body exercises to help you make it through the week. This week's exercise-- Zen Gardens!

We will provide all of the supplies you need to build your own Zen Garden. During the hour, you will build and tend your garden as you like.
No registration is required for this free class.

Nonprofit Workshop - Who, Where, Why? Discussion

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Aspen Room

New to the nonprofit world? Have questions but are not sure who to ask? Looking for resources, training, consulting, etc. and not sure where to find it? Wondering why your colleagues do not understand what you do? Kimberley Sherwood, Principal, Third Sector Group, will lead a discussion that includes Shannon Rauen, Membership and Capacity Builder, Center for Nonprofit Excellence, Gina Taranto, President, Association of Fundraising Professionals Southern Colorado, and Tammy Sayles, El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center Librarian with Pikes Peak Library District. We want to hear from you. Bring your questions and information needs for an open discussion. Please register by emailing attendance request to tsayles@ppld.org

Penrose Perk

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

Come enjoy a free cup of coffee and great conversation.

GED / HiSET / TASC classes

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Pine Room

This class will help adults without a high school diploma prepare to take the GED, HiSET, or TASC high school equivalency exams. Registration is required. New students must attend GED/HiSET/TASC Orientation to register and take a placement test. For upcoming Orientation dates, regularly check: http://new.ppld.org/adult-education. Continuing students who were registered for the last course must contact their Instructor or the Adult Education office (719)531-6333 ext. 2225

Penrose Library Lunch and Movie--The Finest Hours

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie with popcorn.