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Programs for Adults: Rockrimmon Library

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Exploring Mindfulness, Discovering Delight

When: Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Meditation and contemplation are great ways to integrate mindfulness into our everyday lives. Join certified meditation instructor Joanna Bolek for an introduction to the mindfulness and stress reduction practice of meditation. Registration requested.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

5th Friday: Paper Crafting

When: Friday, September 30, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join Rockrimmon crafters in paper crafting for the holidays. Presented by Theresa Pingel. This is an adults-only class. All skill levels welcomed, from beginner to advanced. Light refreshments. Registration required.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club

When: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join this free book discussion that meets the first Tuesday of every month from 1 to 2 pm. This month we'll be discussing the APPR title Hidden America.

Yarn-tastic!

When: Friday, October 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

All adult handicrafters aged 18 and over are welcome -- knitters, cross stitchers, crocheters, beaders, etc... BRING YOUR OWN PROJECT, share ideas, learn new skills. Light refreshments served.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

When: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

Genealogy Study Hall

When: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join us for an opportunity to have uninterrupted time to dig into your genealogy research using our free Wi-Fi and website resources. There will be a short learning moment as staff member Susie Wickman presents a fact or website. If you have questions or road blocks to put before the group, this is an opportunity to get some input. Other than that, research to your heart's content.

Be sure to bring your laptop and current research-in-progress!

Databases available at this branch:
19th Century Newspapers
Newspaper Archive
Ancestry Library Edition
Digital Photograph Archives
Family Search
Heritage Quest
Pikes Peak NewsFinder

Yarn-Tastic!

When: Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Adult crafting group. Bring your own project, share ideas, learn new skills. Refreshments provided. Knitters, crocheters, quilters, beaders, etc... welcome! 18 and over.

Author Talk: Olivia Newport

When: Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Colorado Springs author Olivia Newport will discuss the writing process and research that influence her popular Christian/Amish fiction series. Book signing and light refreshments to follow.

DIY: Make a Mug Cozy

When: Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Transform felt and fleece into a cozy for a favorite mug or a holiday gift. Light hand-sewing (attach buttons and sew blanket stitches) makes this project ideal for all crafting levels ages 12+ (10-11 permitted with an adult willing to register and help). All material provided, though participants are encouraged to bring a favorite mug to use for sizing. Registration required for this FREE program.

Exploring Mindfulness, Discovering Delight

When: Monday, October 24, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Meditation and contemplation are great ways to integrate mindfulness into our everyday lives. Join certified meditation instructor Joanna Bolek for an introduction to the mindfulness and stress reduction practice of meditation. Registration requested.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Watercolor Workshop

When: Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Back by popular demand: Learn to tell visual stories in a comfortable setting while learning basic watercolor techniques from experienced teachers. Ages 18 and up.

Registration required for this free workshop!

Coloring and Conversation

When: Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join us once a month for coloring and conversation. Pages and coloring utensils will be provided, or feel free to bring your own. No rules here: color outside the lines, if you like. No registration required.

DIY: Learn to Make Sushi

When: Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Want to know how to make your own sushi at home? In this workshop, learn how to make homemade sushi from a professional sushi chef, including ingredient tips. All materials provided. Ages 16+; registration required for this FREE class.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club

When: Tuesday, November 01, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Join this free book discussion that meets the first Tuesday of every month from 1 to 2 pm. This month we'll be discussing The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman.

Yarn-tastic!

When: Friday, November 04, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

All adult handicrafters aged 18 and over are welcome -- knitters, cross stitchers, crocheters, beaders, etc... BRING YOUR OWN PROJECT, share ideas, learn new skills. Light refreshments served.

Come Write In! (National Novel Writing Month)

When: Saturday, November 05, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Calling all aspiring authors: you are invited to a National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) Write In! The Rockrimmon Library invites you to use our meeting room as a quiet space to plan, contemplate, use WiFi, and otherwise get writing! This free event is open to the public: no registration required.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, November 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Come Write In! (National Novel Writing Month)

When: Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Calling all aspiring authors: you are invited to a National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) Write In! The Rockrimmon Library invites you to use our meeting room as a quiet space to plan, contemplate, use WiFi, and otherwise get writing! This free event is open to the public: no registration required.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.