Latest News

There’s always something new and exciting happening at Anythink. Bookmark this page to stay up to date on the latest news – or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Anythink Gets Outside the Lines

This September, Anythink joins more than 130 organizations across the United States and Canada to participate in Outside the Lines, a new initiative to reconnect communities with the innovation, creativity and technology happening in libraries. The weeklong celebration – Sept. 14-20, 2014 – also coincides with Anythink’s 5th birthday in Adams County, and each Anythink location will host its own birthday celebration on Friday, Sept. 12, with cupcakes and fun surprises for its customers.

Anythink Libraries Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day. Additionally, the Anythink Wright Farms location will also be closed on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Anythink Bennett Seeks Community Youth Organizations for Open House

Anythink Bennett is seeking community youth organizations to participate in an open house from 3:30-5:30 pm on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Non-profits and other organizations that serve the Bennett, Strasburg, Watkins and surrounding areas are invited to showcase their youth programs and opportunities at this one-day event for prospective youth members. Interested organizations should contact Sharon Hall at Anythink Bennett by Aug. 5, 2014, at 303-405-3231. 

Anythink Seeks Artists in Residence for The Studio

Anythink is currently looking for creative community members interested in sharing their skills as Artists in Residence at The Studio, Anythink's creation labs.

Anythink Libraries Closed in Observance of Independence Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Friday, July 4, 2014, in observance of Independence Day. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Saturday, July 5.

Nan Fisher Joins Anythink as Finance Manager

Anythink has added a new member to its Support Services team with the addition of Nan Fisher as the district’s new finance manager. 

A Colorado native, Fisher comes to Anythink with more than 20 years’ experience in both the private and government financial sectors. In addition to being a senior accountant and controller, Fisher was also a financial analyst for the Town of Superior, Colo. As finance manager for Anythink, Fisher will help lead the Finance Department in overseeing the district’s budget and helping fuel innovations.

2014 Backyard Concert Series Lineup Announced

The Anythink Foundation’s Backyard Concert Series returns this summer for three evenings of music, food and fun for the whole family. Held at the one-acre park adjacent to Anythink Wright Farms in Thornton, Colo., community members are invited to enjoy summertime music in a picnic-style setting. Funds raised through food and beverage sales will benefit the Anythink Foundation and future Explore Outdoors classrooms at Anythink.

Anythink Hosts Digital Bookmobile Event

To help showcase the wide variety of cutting-edge digital services available to library customers, Anythink will host a Digital Bookmobile event in the parking lot of Anythink Wright Farms on May 31 from 10 am to 2 pm. Operated by OverDrive, Inc., the Digital Bookmobile is a 74-foot community outreach vehicle featuring broadband Internet connected PCs, high-definition monitors, premium sound systems and a variety of portable media players, all of which help customers explore Anythink’s digital offerings.

mySummer Returns with New Opportunities for Interactive Learning

Anythink invites customers of all ages to READ THINK DO with the return of its annual mySummer program. Discover a diverse set of programs, events, entertainment and experiences from May 31-July 31, 2014, at all Anythink locations. This year, mySummer explores the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and technology) concept with innovative programs and partnerships.

'The Wish' Reception Announced

Anythink celebrates its latest public art project with a reception for The Wish on Friday, May 30, from 5-7 pm, at Anythink Huron Street. Community members and media are invited to join Anythink staff and The Wish artist Helen Hiebert for this unveiling. Refreshments will be provided.

Syndicate content