Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The libraries will re-open during normal business hours on Saturday, Nov. 29.

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
The Studio: Design Skills with Hannah
Monday, December 1, 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Studio
Teen

Ever wanted to create new things? Join Hannah to connect and learn about product design and creation. Bring your ideas to life. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Create Your Holiday Newsletter
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 10:00am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Teen, Tween

Make a holiday newsletter to send to your friends and family using Microsoft Publisher. Bring your camera and cords or a flash drive with photos. All ages welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar or call 303-452-7534 to register.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Robotics with Cubelets
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 3:30pm
Teen

Build robots using special electronic blocks that think, sense and do. Drop in and mess around or take on challenges to make robots that run away, light up in the dark and more. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Plate Decorating
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Make a holiday serving plate by decoupaging the bottom of a clear dish. All supplies are provided.

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

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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
Kids Café
Wednesday, December 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, December 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, December 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
Explore STEM
Thursday, December 4, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children, Tween

Explore STEM through 10 different activities on around science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The STEM program focuses on three different areas of the 4-H program: electricity, power of wind and rocketry. Each area contains different hands-on learning experiences that will make learning about science both easy and fun for children. This program runs for six weeks: Nov. 6, 13, 20 and Dec. 4, 11 & 18. Appropriate for students in grades 2-4.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Advisory Board
Thursday, December 4, 2014 4:00pm
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
The Studio: Screenwriting with Chris
Thursday, December 4, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Studio
Teen

Explore the world of writing and theater! Discover the basics of writing development, screenwriting, and creating short films. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Chef Wars
Monday, December 8, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Compete in a crazy cooking competition! Create your own concoction from a bag of mystery ingredients for bragging rights and awards. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Microsoft Word 2010 Basics
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 10:00am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Teen, Tween

Learn how to create, save, open, and edit a Microsoft Word document. You will also discover how to format, modify font, 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
Hour of Code
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Join Anythink and Code.org to explore the world of computer science. Learn to code with Angry Birds or in a fun, interactive unplugged version! Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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
Kids Café
Wednesday, December 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, December 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, December 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
Explore STEM
Thursday, December 11, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children, Tween

Explore STEM through 10 different activities on around science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The STEM program focuses on three different areas of the 4-H program: electricity, power of wind and rocketry. Each area contains different hands-on learning experiences that will make learning about science both easy and fun for children. This program runs for six weeks: Nov. 6, 13, 20 and Dec. 4, 11 & 18. Appropriate for students in grades 2-4.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
The Studio: Screenwriting with Chris
Thursday, December 11, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Studio
Teen

Explore the world of writing and theater! Discover the basics of writing development, screenwriting, and creating short films. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Woodburned Art
Saturday, December 13, 2014 3:00pm
Teen

Create a unique piece of art using natural wood and a woodburning iron. Experiment with different pressures, heat and tips to create different effects. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Gifts from the Heart
Monday, December 15, 2014 10:00am - 8:00pm
Gifts from the Heart
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Start your day with tea and coffee by the fireplace, followed by afternoon crafts. Create a one-of-a-kind gift for someone special during Anythink’s annual Gifts From the Heart program. Follow it with evening story time and cocoa to celebrate the season.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Book Club Cookie Exchange
Monday, December 15, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Book Clubs
Adult

Get together with your fellow book club members, or come and meet new friends at the annual book club cookie exchange. Bring 2 dozen cookies to share, and bring home a dozen for yourself and your family. Games and book giveaways are also included.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Pajama Story Time
Monday, December 15, 2014 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Children, Family

Bring your teddy bear and wear your pajamas for a special evening story time.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Olympics Challenge
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 3:30pm
Teen

Join your friends to compete for the gold medal in physical and fun Olympic-style challenges. Snacks provided. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Jellyfish Scarves
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Sew some fleece together, make some fringe, and tack on some button eyeballs to make a cute and fuzzy scarf for yourself or for a friend.

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

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Hang Out
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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
Kids Café
Wednesday, December 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, December 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, December 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
Explore STEM
Thursday, December 18, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children, Tween

Explore STEM through 10 different activities on around science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The STEM program focuses on three different areas of the 4-H program: electricity, power of wind and rocketry. Each area contains different hands-on learning experiences that will make learning about science both easy and fun for children. This program runs for six weeks: Nov. 6, 13, 20 and Dec. 4, 11 & 18. Appropriate for students in grades 2-4.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
The Studio: Screenwriting with Chris
Thursday, December 18, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Studio
Teen

Explore the world of writing and theater! Discover the basics of writing development, screenwriting, and creating short films. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Arduino Circuit Boards
Saturday, December 20, 2014 11:00am
Tech Classes
Adult, Family, Tween

Learn how to solder on a pre-programmed light board! Join Ryan, a local maker-faire enthusiast and the Anythink Huron Street Tech Guide to learn how to create and solder a project that you get to take home. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Green Screen
Monday, December 22, 2014 4:00pm
Teen

Explore photography, movie making and special effects with our green screen. Bring your camera or use an Anythink iPad. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Computer and Internet Basics
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 10:00am
Tech Classes
Adult, Children, Teen, Tween

Are you new to computers? Help is here! Learn the most basic aspects of the computer and get started searching the Internet. All ages welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Crafternoon
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen

Hang out in the teen area and have fun with crafts! We’ll be using up supplies from the year and have special holiday crafts, too. Snacks provided. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Drop-in ebook Help
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 10:00am
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, December 31, 2014 10:00am - 10:30am
Children

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

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
Teen Rockband Challenge
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Teen

Hang out, compete against your friends and enjoy lunch (lunch served from 1:30-2:30) provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Anythink Huron Street
Anythink Huron Street
New Year's Eve Party
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children, Family, Tween

Families, children and tweens are welcome to ring in the new year early at the library.  There will be music and dancing.  Dress up and join us for some fun- our new year countdown will take place at 2:30!