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'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

Rangeview Library District seeks bids for VOIP system

We've posted our e-rate 470 to the e-rate website, available here:

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. 

Anythink to Host Voodoo Doughnut for Special Teen Program

Anythink will host renowned bakery Voodoo Doughnut for a special teen program on Jan. 29, 2014, at Anythink York Street. At "The Magic of Voodoo Doughnut," students will have the opportunity to meet Voodoo Doughnut Chief Operating Officer Robin Ludwig, participate in a discussion on what it means to run a business, discover the process of designing new and creative doughnut recipes, learn about how the doughnuts are made and taste the different creations. The event, which begins at 4 pm, is limited in capacity and registration is recommended.

Anythink Libraries Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Tuesday, Jan. 21. 

Anythink Announces Board of Trustees 2014 Meeting Schedule

Anythink announces the 2014 meeting schedule for the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees consists of five members appointed by the Adams County Board of County Commissioners and is responsible for the library district’s finances and formulation of policies.

The RLD Board of Trustees meet on the third Wednesday of each month at 5 pm. To enable the Board to meet the public from various communities, and to make it easier for the public to provide input, meetings occur at various Anythink locations, as follows:

Anythink Director Pam Sandlian Smith at TEDxMileHigh (video)

Anythink Director Pam Sandlian Smith recently took the stage at the Nov. 16 TEDxMileHigh: Women | Values + Instincts to share her thoughts about reinventing the role of libraries in the 21st century. As a longtime "disruptive librarian," her presentation highlighted libraries as a place to not only share inspiration and ideas, but also serve as a community hub. 

Anythink Partners with hoopla digital

In continuing to provide the community with high-demand, cutting-edge services, Anythink announces its partnership with hoopla digital. Starting Dec. 16, 2013, Anythink customers will have access to thousands of movies, television shows, music and audiobooks, all available for mobile and online streaming. This new service allows customers to easily browse and borrow titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers from home or on the go.

Anythink Announces Holiday Closures

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 and Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013 in observance of the Christmas holiday. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Thursday, Dec. 26.

On Tuesday, Dec. 31, all Anythink locations and administrative offices will close at 3 pm and will be closed all day Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, for New Year’s Day. All branches will reopen Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. 

Anythink Foundation to Participate in Colorado Gives Day

On Dec. 10, 2014, the Anythink Foundation joins hundreds of other Colorado nonprofits in celebrating Colorado Gives Day, a statewide initiative to increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. Community members can show their support for the Anythink Foundation by donating online via

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