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Seniors

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Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 05, 2015 - 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.

Rockrimmon Mostly Fiction Book Club

When: Tuesday, May 05, 2015 - 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 Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran

Reaching El Paso County @ your library

When: Tuesday, May 05, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Meet with DHS professionals and ...
1) Get questions answered about Food Assistance, Medicaid, and
other assistance programs
2) Find out how to apply for assistance
3) Complete applications for assistance

Call 444-8200 for more information!
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Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 - 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 Social Hour

When: Thursday, May 07, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

On the first Thursday of every month, please join seniors in our area for pleasant conversation and enjoy light refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Fun with Drawing!

When: Friday, May 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Learn to tell visual stories in a comfortable setting while learning basic drawing techniques from an experienced teacher. This class is for age 55 and up, and participants should be prepared to attend all eight consecutive classes. Materials provided, but space is limited. Register with a staff member at 488-2370.

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, May 09, 2015 - 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.

Monday Morning Movie

When: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

"The Theory of Everything" stars Eddie Redmayne as the celebrated scientist, Stephen Hawking. Enrolled at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane (Felicity Jones). After one of his earliest breakthroughs, Hawking is diagnosed with ALS. Rated PG-13; 123 minutes

Ruth Holley Crafter's Club

When: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 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.

Penrose Library Lunch and Movie--Edge of Tomorrow

When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult/Childrens Rooms

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 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.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 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.

"Movie, Lunch and You" True Grit

When: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

"True Grit" starring John Wayne and Glen Campbell. A drunken, hard-nosed U.S. Marshal and a Texas Ranger help a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer in Indian territory. Rate M for Mature, 128 mins. Bring your lunch and we'll provide the movie, beverage and popcorn.

Fun with Drawing!

When: Friday, May 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Learn to tell visual stories in a comfortable setting while learning basic drawing techniques from an experienced teacher. This class is for age 55 and up, and participants should be prepared to attend all eight consecutive classes. Materials provided, but space is limited. Register with a staff member at 488-2370.

Falcon Garden Club

When: Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

We will be discussing various topics to be determined. Open to public, visitors are heartily invited to join us. Visit our website at www.falcongardenclub.org

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.

A Stitch in Time: needlecraft group

When: Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Join fellow crafters and enjoy an afternoon of conversation and needlecraft. Bring a project to work on.

Life Circles

When: Monday, May 18, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Writing memories of life experiences. A supportive writing group that provides the discipline, inspiration, and structure to accomplish your writing goals.

Paper Craft Class

When: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 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!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 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 19, 2015 - 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.

Care & Share @ your library

When: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Job Seekers Resource Room

Care & Share Food Assistance Outreach -
Volunteers will help you complete your SNAP Application. Please bring Proof of Identity (Examples: Driver's License or State Issued ID) and Proof of Income (Examples: Pay Stubs, Social Security, VA Benefit Letters, etc.)

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 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.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 3:00 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.


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