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Upcoming events

Take a look at some of the great programs happening at your local Anythink. Interested in joining a book club? Click here for upcoming book club dates and titles.

E.g., Apr 21 2018
April 21, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Children in elementary school are invited to read to our wonderful dog volunteers. 

This is an excellent program for children who are learning to read or need practice reading.

Our patient dogs love to listen and they never criticize.

Please call 303-452-7534 or speak with an Anythink staff member to make an appointment.

Age: 
Children, Tween
April 21, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am


Back by popular demand! Carol Wade is returning for another 4 weeks series of yoga. Explore different styles and levels of yoga. Bring your own yoga mats and equipment, or borrow some from us. All levels of experience and abilities are welcome.
Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
April 21, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to try yoga but felt a bit unsure where to start? Join us as we learn basic poses that promote strength, flexibility, and stress reduction in a supportive environment, guided by yoga instructor Sara Walsh. The last session, on the 28th, will be 75 minutes and accompanied by relaxing live music and ending with a gong bath meditation. Appropriate for adults and teens ages 16 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
April 21, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Our patient dog loves to listen and never criticizes. Appropriate for kids ages 5-12. No registration required. 

Age: 
Children
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April 21, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm


Scott Entrekin from the National Weather Service covers why and how of severe weather. Discover the differences between what may seem severe and what is an actual risk. Get prepared for Colorado’s unpredictable spring weather by becoming a Skywarn severe weather spotter.
 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
April 21, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Mix together imagination, socializing, problem solving, and performance. Add a splash of fantasy, magic, and mayhem. What do you get? Dungeons and Dragons! Come join our guild and learn how to play the classic tabletop RPG in a friendly atmosphere. Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
April 23, 2018 - 9:30 am to 10:15 am

Spend time with your toddler listening to stories, songs and finger plays geared just for them. Then enjoy a few minutes of social time with other caregivers while the children play with toys. Appropriate for kids ages 2-3. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
April 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to May 21, 2018 - 10:30 am

Sing, dance, play basic instruments, and move creatively!

This program will be available Mondays and repeat on Wednesdays.

Ages 3-5

No registration required.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
April 23, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Complete a job application, resume, or search the internet for jobs in a relaxed atmosphere. Staff will be on hand to provide technical assistance. Please bring complete job history, references, education, and any other information needed to complete a resume or job application. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
April 23, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join John Aden of Denver Open Media and learn how to fix sound problems, mix audio, compression and EQ for your videos. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
April 23, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Aspiring musicians: Hang out with DK (aka Wayne Watts) with Firelane Music & Media Enterprise to learn how to master the stage. Practice recording and producing your music. Learn how to hone your stage presence, promote yourself on social media, and develop your network. All abilities are welcome, whether you’re putting the finishing touches on a track or have never before recorded.

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen
April 24, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Want to get your ereader, phone or tablet loaded up with library materials for a trip? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration required.

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April 24, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday to explore science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration required.  

April 3: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®. 

April 10: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create. 

April 17: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet from Barr Lake State Park.   

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
April 24, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Lady blowing bubbles

Is that a picture or a movie clip? It’s actually both! Discover ways to create a cinemagraph – a still image with a moving part – using Adobe Photoshop. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
April 24, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Nothing is as comforting as grandma's cooking. Join us to meet some extraordinary grandmas and grandpas, taste their special, home-cooked dishes, and listen to their stories. Appropriate for all ages. Please register each attending child and adult.

Age: 
Family
April 25, 2018 - 10:00 am to May 23, 2018 - 10:30 am

Sing, dance, play basic instruments, and move creatively!

This program will be available Mondays and repeat on Wednesdays.

Ages 3-5

No registration required.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
April 25, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Explore early literacy and learning through hands-on sensory activities. Be ready to move, build, play, and create. Appropriate for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers. Play clothes appropriate for messy play are recommended. No registration required.

  • April 4 – Move it, Move it!
  • April 11 – Chefs
  • April 18 –Environmentalists
  • April 25 – Shapes
Age: 
Children
April 25, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Join this teen-run club that explores the world of anime and Japanese culture. Learn basic Japanese phrases from our Artist in Residence, Sanami, watch your favorite anime, and enjoy Japanese snacks. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Teen, Tween
April 26, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Learn about our book club, meet new friends, and read stories together. Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based literacy program for people with developmental disabilities. All are welcome, regardless of reading ability. No online registration necessary. 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult

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