All Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. Anythink Wright Farms will also be closed Sunday, Aug. 31. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Tuesday, Sept. 2. See you then!

All events at all ages for

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 Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Drop in ebook Help
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Need help downloading ebooks? Drop in for help on how to download the library’s free resources! Please bring your device so you can check out a book at this session. No registration necessary.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and other activities for children 2-6.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teen

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy a snack provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. We’ll have lots of games to choose from, including the Wii, Xbox, computer games and board games. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Kids Café
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Children, Tween

Enjoy a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies and Hunger Free America. Everyone age 18 and under welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, September 4, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 4, 2014 11:00am - 11:30am
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Advisory Board
Thursday, September 4, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Teen

Join the Huron Street Teen Advisory Board for dinner, activities and fun! Plan future teen activities, share your ideas and meet other teens. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
What’s Inside of You?
Saturday, September 6, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Discover muscles, tendons, organs and body systems as you build and create a hand, foot or complete human body using the Anatomy in Clay® system.  Participation is limited to the first 12 people to arrive. 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Open Mic Night
Monday, September 8, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Do you have a favorite poem or song? Have you tried comedy? Come read or perform your favorite selection in the teen café. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
A Penny Saved is a Penny Lost: Investment Basics
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Anythink’s very own J.B. will share his investment knowledge with all of us, from the newbie to the stockmarket guru. What is the difference between a margin and a pork belly? We’ll tour the Internet for investment sites, discuss long and short-term strategies and discover the current price of gold. We’ll even play a game that will help you determine if you’ve got it in you to be an awesome day trader.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
A Penny Saved is a Penny Lost!
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Anythink’s very own J.B. will share his investment knowledge with all of us, from the newbie to the stockmarket guru. What is the difference between a margin and a pork belly? We’ll tour the Internet for investment sites, discuss long and short-term strategies and discover the current price of gold. We’ll even play a game that will help you determine if you’ve got it in you to be an awesome day trader.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and other activities for children 2-6.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teen

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy a snack provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. We’ll have lots of games to choose from, including the Wii, Xbox, computer games and board games. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Kids Café
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Children, Tween

Enjoy a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies and Hunger Free America. Everyone age 18 and under welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, September 11, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 11, 2014 11:00am - 11:30am
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Movie Night
Thursday, September 11, 2014 5:30pm
Teen

Join your friends for a newly released movie. Snacks provided. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Mighty Monday Book Club
Monday, September 15, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Clubs
Adult

In 1790, Lavinia, a 7-year-old Irish orphan with no memory of her past, arrives on a tobacco plantation where she is put to work as an indentured servant with the kitchen house slaves. Who is she, and who becomes her family? Read and discuss  The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Computer and Internet Basics
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Teen, Tween

Are you new to computers? Help is here!  Learn the basic parts of the computer and how to search online. All ages welcome. Registration suggested. Please visit the online calendar or call 303-452-7534 to register.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Tuesday Tales Book Club
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Clubs
Adult

One of the most important and enduring books of the 20th century, Their Eyes Were Watching God brings to life a Southern love story with the wit and pathos found only in the writing of Zora Neale Hurston. It was out of print for 30 years, condemned by Harlem Renaissance writers, and now considered a standard in the canon of African-American writing. Let’s talk about Zora Neale Hurston and her character, Janie Mae Crawford.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Shakespeare Society:Pizza and a Play
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Apparently, in an attempt to keep up with the popular writers of his day, who wrote “violent and bloody revenge plays,” Shakespeare wrote Titus Andronicus complete with 14 killings, six severed members, one live burial, one case of insanity and one of cannibalism. We’ll read it aloud, eat pizza, and laugh our heads off – guaranteed.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and other activities for children 2-6.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Minecraft Mania
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teen

Do you love Minecraft? Join us in the teen area for a snack provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies and an afternoon of Minecraft fun! Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Kids Café
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Children, Tween

Enjoy a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies and Hunger Free America. Everyone age 18 and under welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, September 18, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 18, 2014 11:00am - 11:30am
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Write On!
Thursday, September 18, 2014 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen

Have you thought about writing a story, poem or book? Are you currently working on one? Join other aspiring teen authors to support each other, share ideas and munch on snacks. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Tales to Tails
Saturday, September 20, 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm
N/A

Children in elementary school are invited to read to our wonderful dog volunteers. They join us on the third Saturday of each month. This is an excellent program for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Our patient dogs love to listen and they never criticize. Please call 303-452-7534 or stop by to make an appointment. 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
The Shimmer Sparkle Shine Project
Saturday, September 20, 2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Tween

The Shimmer Sparkle Shine Project helps girls across the United States to realize their own individual worth and potential through positive activities. Join other girls for a workshop that focuses on raising self-esteem with an emphasis on the “5 Keys to Healthy Self-Esteem": personality, comfort in your own skin, healthy living, good/bad friends, and making your mark. No registration required. Appropriate for students in grades 4-7.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Robotics with Cubelets
Monday, September 22, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tween

Children ages 9-12 come build robots using special electronic blocks that think, sense and do. Take on challenges to make robots that run away, light up and more.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, and other activities for children 2-6.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teen

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy a snack provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. We’ll have lots of games to choose from, including the Wii, Xbox, computer games and board games. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Kids Café
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Children, Tween

Enjoy a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies and Hunger Free America. Everyone age 18 and under welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Art Stop on the Go
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children, Tween

Anythink and Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art have teamed up to bring you an art-making workshop each month. Join visiting artist Heather Cherry and express yourself through a variety of art media, with an emphasis on creativity and fun. For students ages 5-12. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Aprende a usar Face Time en Español
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tech Classes
Adult, Family, Teen, Tween

Conectate con amigos y familia usando Face Time. Acompáñanos en este programa para aprender a usar Facetime en un ambiente casual. Trae tu teléfono para que podamos practicar. Todas las edades son bienvenidas y no necesitas registrarte.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, September 25, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Music and Movement
Thursday, September 25, 2014 11:00am - 11:30am
Children

Sing, dance, play games and learn how to play some basic instruments. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
What’s Cooking?
Thursday, September 25, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Explore chemistry in the kitchen while you make a basic bread. Come hungry! Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Geek Out
Monday, September 29, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Hang out, mess around and geek out in the teen area with your device or an Anythink iPad. Share your favorite app or learn about a new one. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.