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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.

'The Wish' Public Art Project Launches with Interactive Workshop

On Saturday, April 5, Anythink invites community members to share their dreams during a special demonstration and workshop as part of The Wish, a collaborative, multi-sensory public art project at Anythink Huron Street in Thornton, Colo. During this workshop, Anythink customers of all ages are invited to get a sneak peek at this community-inspired art installation with a demonstration by Colorado artist Helen Hiebert

Anythink Grows Returns for 2014 Growing Season

Anythink’s garden project, Anythink Grows, returns this spring to provide gardening opportunities to community residents at several Anythink locations. The community garden at Anythink Wright Farms has several plots available for the 2014 season. Current and prospective gardeners are invited to attend an informational gathering at Anythink Wright Farms on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 pm to learn more about the program and how to get started. 

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