Anythink Brighton

(303) 405-3230
327 E. Bridge St.
Brighton, CO 80601

Mon-Thurs, 9:30 AM - 8:30 PM

Fri and Sat, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Sun, Closed


Dara Schmidt, Anythink Manager/Experience Expert

Reserve a room
Meeting rooms are available for reservation. See the list of rooms or the reservations calendar.

Located in historic downtown Brighton, Anythink Brighton is the first carbon-negative library in the United States. Certified LEED Gold, this sustainable facility includes a children’s area, large programming spaces, computer labs and The Studio at Anythink Brighton, the district’s first makerspace.  

Upcoming events at Anythink Brighton

Baby Bounce
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 9:30am - 10:15am
Story Time

Share time with your little one at your local Anythink with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth-23 months. Space is limited; registration required.

Brighton Book Lovers
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Book Clubs

Join us for a lively discussion of Hell on Wheels: Wicked Towns Along the Union Pacific Railroad by Dick Kreck. Please see Anythink staff for a copy of the book. Please note date change from our usual schedule. Appropriate for adults.

Primetime for Preschoolers
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:30am - 11:00am
Story Time

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and other fun activities just for preschoolers. Appropriate for ages 3-5. Space is limited; registration required.

After-School Get Together: Finger Puppets
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:30pm - 4:30pm
After School Programs
Children, Tween

Create the cast for your very own play that can fit right on your fingertips. Appropriate for students in grades K-5.

Tissue Paper Flowers
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:30pm - 4:00pm
After School Programs
Teen, Tween

Let’s welcome spring by creating beautiful tissue paper flowers in the Brighton teen area.  Grades 6-12.

Latest news at Anythink Brighton

Anythink Brighton to Close May 20 for Collection Maintenance

Anythink Brighton will be closed to the public on Monday, May 20, 2013, in order to relocate and shift the library’s materials and collections. During this temporary closure, Anythink Brighton customers are encouraged to visit Anythink Wright Farms, located at 5877 E. 120th Ave. in Thornton, Colo. Anythink Brighton will reopen during its regularly scheduled hours on Tuesday, May 21, 2013. 

Gifts from the Heart at Anythink

Anythink Hosts Annual Gifts from the Heart Program in December

This December, Anythink’s Gifts from the Heart program brings community members together at local Anythink libraries to hand-make gifts for friends and loved ones. Throughout the first half of the month, this district-wide gift-giving program lets people of all ages craft unique gifts and have fun in the process.

Gifts from the Heart Activities

Anythink Announces Makerspace Grand Opening

Thanks to a grant from the Library Services and Technology Act and the support and enthusiasm from the Brighton community, the grand opening of Anythink Brighton’s teen makerspace is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, from 3:30-6 pm, and coincides with the library’s annual Gifts from the Heart program.

Anythink Brighton Awarded Grant to Design Teen Makerspace

Collaborative Space Gives Teens Tools to Create, Innovate

Author Eric Litwin is coming to Anythink in July.

Eric Litwin to Perform at Anythink Libraries in July

“Pete the Cat” Author Comes to Colorado