InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.

Seniors

Book Clubs:

Movies:

Programs and Events:

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 24, 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.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Adult Coloring

When: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Coloring for Adults: We'll provide the pictures, crayons and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. You provide the time and creativity. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - What a concept! Have some fun with us.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group.

Senior Lunch and A Movie

When: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Brooklyn - Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacy, a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother's home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminishes as a fresh romance sweeps Eilias into the charm of love. But soon, her new life is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
Starring Domhall Gleeson and Saoirse Ronan
(PG-13; 105 minutes; 2015)

History Buffs

When: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Meet with other history buffs to discuss any topic in history. 2016 discussion topic is the Revolutionary War.

Sand Creek Book Club, "Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room


In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesnÂ’t believe that the Nazis will invade France...but invade they do.

Rescue Sewing Basics: How to Keep Your Clothes Looking Good

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

This class will cover hand sewing techniques for quick and relatively simple repairs you can make to your clothing to save you a trip to the seamstress. Save money, save time, learn how to do it yourself with a few simple tools and some very basic stitches. All the methods used for making repairs will be taught by making a simple fabric key fob/chapstick holder or a small button closed bag to take with you at the end of the class. NO Previous sewing skills needed, no machines needed.
Registration required. Must be at least 16 years of age.

Senior Matinee--Dr. No

When: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Come enjoy free popcorn and a movie: Best of Bond--Dr. No starring Sean Connery.

Seed Library Event- CANCELLED FOR MAY

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

More information to come!!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 31, 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.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Adult Coloring

When: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Coloring for Adults: We'll provide the pictures, crayons and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. You provide the time and creativity. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - What a concept! Have some fun with us.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students will learn to hold, move, and click a computer mouse. They will become familiar with the different cursor icons, the parts of a computer, practice simple navigation in a windows environment, and learn how to enter information using the keyboard. This is a class for people who have never used a computer. Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Wednesday, June 1, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 10:00am - Noon.
Thursday, June 2, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 10:00am - Noon.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students will learn to hold, move, and click a computer mouse. They will become familiar with the different cursor icons, the parts of a computer, practice simple navigation in a windows environment, and learn how to enter information using the keyboard. This is a class for people who have never used a computer. Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Wednesday, June 1, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 10:00am - Noon.
Thursday, June 2, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 10:00am - Noon.

Senior Social

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 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.

Retirement Planning

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Sooner or later, it happens to everyone. Find out what your best option may be in this introduction to retirement planning. Presented by the Pikes Peak YMCA, sponsored by the El Paso County Department of Human Services.

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, June 07, 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, June 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 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 I Am Malala by Malala Yousef.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills (This class uses computers with the Windows 7 operating system).

Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Tuesday, June 7, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 1-3p.m.
Wednesday, June 8, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 1-3p.m.

Digital Photography as Art & Play

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This month's topic: : Image Editing - Where to Begin

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.

Digging for Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Monthly meeting for those researching their family history.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group.


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