Calendar: 9/26/2013

Take a look at some of the great programs for all ages happening at your local Anythink. Programs are posted on a monthly basis. Bookmark this page to see what's coming up next!

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Having Your Work Censored: Experience Zone
Monday, September 23, 2013 12:00pm - 5:30pm
Banned Books Week
Children, Teen, Tween

Want to know what it's like to have something of yours censored? Participate in this week long experience zone where you will create a displayable piece of work that will immediately be censored. Join Anythink's celebration of your freedom to read!

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Baby Bounce
Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
Story Time
Children

Share time with your little one with songs, rhymes and stories, then stay for free playtime afterwards. This program is for ages birth-23 months. Space is limited; registration required. 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Family

A new way to explore literacy! This drop-in program is for children through age 6 and their caregivers. Five different centers are set up reflecting each early literacy skill.

Anythink Bennett
Anythink Bennett
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:30am
Music and Movement
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 3-6.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Outdoor Music and Movement
Thursday, September 26, 2013 11:00am - 11:30am
Music and Movement
Children

Join us in Explore Outdoors as we dance, play, run around, and move creatively. In the case of inclement weather, this program will be held indoors. For ages 3-6; registration required.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 26, 2013 11:00am
Music and Movement
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 3-6. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too.

Anythink Commerce City
Anythink Commerce City
Build a Resume with Microsoft Word
Thursday, September 26, 2013 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tech Classes
Adult

Creating a resume is the first step in any successful job search. In this class, you will learn to use available templates to easily create a professional looking resume. Bring your work history information so you can get your personal job search started. Space is limited; registration suggested but not required.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Tweens in The Studio
Thursday, September 26, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
After School Programs
Tween

Middle School Anythinkers are invited to learn what The Studio has to offer. Sound recording, video editing, and using a green screen are some of the goodies we’ll be messing around with. Grades 4-7 welcome. No registration required.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Book Talk
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:00pm
After School Programs
Teen

Did you enjoy The Hunger Games? It is one of the top 10 banned books! Celebrate banned books week by discussing similar books (and upcoming movies) while munching on Hunger Games snacks. Grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Animal Lovers Club
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:00pm - 5:00pm
After School Programs, Clubs
Children

Show your love for animals by joining us every week for presentations and crafts all focused on pets and wildlife. Grades 1-5 welcome. Space is limited; registration required. 

  • Sept. 5: Wildlife Mystery – We will use a kit borrowed from Colorado Parks and Wildlife to examine animal tracks and hair and solve a “whodunit” mystery.
  • Sept. 12: Cat Toys – Kids will make cat toys to donate to the Adams County Animal Shelter.
  • Sept. 19: Read to Madeline the Dog – Madeline the therapy dog will come to Wright Farms and listen to stories kids are reading.
  • Sept. 26: Creature Feature – Representatives from the Denver Zoo will bring two live mammals for kids to get acquainted with.

Anythink Bennett
Anythink Bennett
Bingo for Books
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:15pm
After School Programs
Family

Bingo! We’ll play several games of Bingo in which the winners receive books as prizes. All ages welcome.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Basic Videography
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:15pm - 5:15pm
The Studio
Teen

Learn how to create a video! Understand how a camera works and what angles work best.

Anythink Commerce City
Anythink Commerce City
Thursday Crafternoon
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm
After School Programs
Children, Family

Join us for a general crafternoon for crafters of all ages. We’ll provide the supplies; just bring your imagination!

Anythink York Street
Learn About New Health Insurance Options
Thursday, September 26, 2013 6:00pm
Classes
Adult

Join us to learn about Connect for Health Colorado, a new online marketplace where individuals, families, and small employers in Colorado can shop, compare, pick, and purchase health insurance plans and apply for financial help to reduce costs. You can no longer be denied health insurance, even if you have had a serious illness or a pre-existing condition.

Anythink Commerce City
Anythink Commerce City
Two Ways to Storytime Has Been Cancelled, sorry for the inconvenience
Thursday, September 26, 2013 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Story Time
Children

Join us at the library for a bilingual storytime! Every Thursday, we host a bilingual storytime for children and their parents. Come on in and enjoy stories in both English and Spanish.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Genealogy: Photoshop Elements
Thursday, September 26, 2013 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Classes
Adult

Learn how to fix those photographs of your ancestors that you would like to bring back to life. Participants must bring a laptop with Photoshop Elements loaded - preferably v. 10 or 11. Space is limited; registration suggested.

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
Odds and Ends: Pinterest and Etsy
Thursday, September 26, 2013 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tech Classes
Adult, Teen

Looking for a fun way to track your hobbies or a different place to sell homemade goods? See how these sites will help you store your interests and let you sell your crafted goods. An email is needed if you want to register with the site. Registration suggested, but not required.