Dive into some of the best books of the past three centuries and discover a new favorite along the way. Each month we’ll meet to discuss classic novels across multiple literary traditions and genres. From well-worn masterpieces to under-considered hidden gems, we’ll explore what makes – and remakes – great fiction. Please consult our online catalog to find a copy (either an eBook or eAudioBook) of July's book, Edith Wharton’s The House of Mirth.
Pen and ink: used all over the world for illustrating, advertising, cartooning, graphic novels, architecture, and fine art. Our class is taught by long-time Adams County artist and instructor, Sally Gould, who will be your guide on this adventure. Each class is a new experience for students seeking their own style and accomplishment. We will focus on different subjects each week with examples that will suit beginners as well as those who have worked with pen and ink in the past. This will be a class to learn, have fun, enjoy creating art and just get away and relax for 2 hours with fellow creatives. Suitable for teens and adults. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Create a collage on canvas using magazine clippings, glue, acrylic paint, colored pencils, and other media. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Learn how to create a still life painting from local artist Arturo Garcia using acrylic paint. Geared towards beginners, but all skill levels welcome. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.
This two-part class will explore the various processes and techniques involved in creating detailed scientific paintings and the ways in which biological research specimens can be used for artistic expression. Participants will have the opportunity to complete an acrylic painting while observing real zoological specimens including tropical butterflies, bones, feathers, and natural objects. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Do you love talking about your pop culture passions, and feel like taking your fandom to the next level? Break into the wonderful, expansive world of podcasting by learning the tricks of the trade at Anythink Perl Mack’s new summer-long podcasting series. This month, learn how to publish and market your podcast to ensure you find your audience.
Enjoy delicious brews and make new friends as you learn to play the hottest new board games and settle in with the tried-and-true classics. Appropriate for ages 21 and up only. Drinks available for purchase. Registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register and for details about this month’s game, Boss Monster, in which you take on the role of an 8-bit video game villain! Bruz Beers is located at 1675 West 67th Ave. in Denver, Colorado.
Get fit at the library! Drop into our exercise program for inspiring, exhilarating workouts clued into your goals and fitness level. No previous fitness experience necessary. Please wear workout-ready clothes.
Designer Cris Edwards of Sankto Empirical will guide you through a meditative look at plants and vintage garden ephemera, culminating in a beautiful botanical collage to keep and display.