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
What’s Inside of You?
Monday, July 28, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
mySummer
Teen

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. Space is limited; registration required.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Mini Golf
Monday, July 28, 2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
mySummer
Family

Fore! Kids will work together using provided materials to design a creative mini-golf course. When the course is ready, make a golf club and play a round!

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Paracord Projects
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 3:00pm
mySummer
Teen

Join us in the teen area to tackle a paracord project for fun and survival. No registration required.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Minithinkers Unite!
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 10:00am - 10:45am
mySummer
Children

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write with us. Ages birth - 3.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Summer Lunch
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Children, Teen, Tween

Enjoy a drop-in lunch 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
Robotics With Cubelets
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 3:00pm
mySummer
Teen

Build robots using special electronic blocks that think, sense and do. Take on challenges to make robots that run away, light up in the dark and more. Space is limited; registration required.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
mySummer Wrap-up Party
Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
mySummer
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

As we wrap up our mySummer programs, celebrate all the books you’ve read and the fun you’ve had at the mySummer Finale. Fun and refreshments provided. No registration required.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Make Your Own Sushi!
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adult

We’ll make the rice. We'll bring the ingredients. We'll give you the the instructions. You make the sushi to eat or take home!

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Movie Night
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 3:00pm
Teen

Join your friends for that newly released movie we’ve all been waiting for! Snacks provided. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Drop in ebook Help
Thursday, August 7, 2014 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, 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 during this session. No registration necessary.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Advisory Board
Thursday, August 7, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Teen

Join the Huron Street Teen Advisory Board for dinner, activities and fun! Let your voice be heard – help plan teen activities for the upcoming year. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Love Your Selfie
Monday, August 11, 2014 3:00pm
Teen

Bring your device or use an Anythink iPad to create the perfect selfie! Shoot, edit and share fun photos with your friends. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Tween Wii
Monday, August 11, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tween

Calling all tweens! Join us for an hour of Wii video games. Appropriate for kids ages 9-12.  

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Basics
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Tech Classes
Adult, Teen, Tween

Microsoft PowerPoint is an easy-to-use software program that allows you to create a slideshow presentation. Learn PowerPoint and prepare for your next presentation. All ages welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit the online calendar to register.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Hang Out: Outdoor Games
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Hang out and play giant outdoor games with your friends while you enjoy lunch provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. We’ll have lots of games to choose from. Everyone is welcome!

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, August 14, 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, August 14, 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
Locker Art: Zentangle
Friday, August 15, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children, Tween

Come learn the art of Zentangle during this drop-in program and make a doodle creation for your locker to kick-off the new school year in style.  Children and tweens are welcome!

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Tales to Tails
Saturday, August 16, 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm
Children, Tween

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
Mighty Monday Book Club
Monday, August 18, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Clubs
Adult

We are reading Outliers: The Story of Success, by Malcolm Gladwell. In The Tipping Point Gladwell changed the way we understand the world. In Blink he changed the way we think about thinking. In Outliers he transforms the way we understand success. Join us for a great discussion.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
What's the Matter?
Monday, August 18, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tween

Come find out and let’s talk all things science and matter.  Tweens 9-12 are welcome!

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Microsoft Excel 2010 Basics
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Tech Classes
Adult, Teen, Tween

Learn the basic functions of Excel and how to create a spreadsheet so that you can organize information. Basic computer skills required, such as how to use a mouse and keyboard. All ages welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit the online calendar to register.  

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Tuesday Tales Book Club
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Clubs
Adult

Join us for a lively discussion of Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West by Dorothy Wickenden. This is the true story of two teachers in Elkland, Colorado, written by the executive editor of The New Yorker.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Back to School Crafts
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 3:00pm
Teen

It’s back-to-school time! Create a craft for your locker. All materials and snacks provided! Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, August 20, 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, August 20, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Teen

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy lunch 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
Aprons: Sewing and Decorating
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Learn some sewing skills and add a ruffle to a pre-made apron, iron on some applique and take home a beautiful, personalized apron for you or your favorite cook.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, August 21, 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, August 21, 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 Inside of You?
Saturday, August 23, 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. Program is open to the first 12 people to arrive.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Family Movie: Back to School Feature
Monday, August 25, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Children, Family, Tween

Bring a snack and join us for a movie fit for the whole family celebrating back to school.  Children, tweens, and families are welcome. 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Microsoft Word 2010 Basics
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Teen, Tween

This class will get you started on how to create, save, open and edit a Microsoft Word document. You will also learn how to format, modify fonts, add photos and adjust the page set-up. All ages welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit the online calendar or call 303-452-7534 to register. 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Story Place
Wednesday, August 27, 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, August 27, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Teen

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy lunch 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
Art Stop on the Go
Wednesday, August 27, 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 Libby Barbee and express yourself through a variety of art media, with an emphasis on creativity and fun. Registration is required and limited to 20 students, ages 5-12. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Explore on the Floor
Thursday, August 28, 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, August 28, 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
Make Your Own Sushi
Thursday, August 28, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Learn to make sushi and try new flavors. Come hungry! Students in grades 6-12 welcome.