All Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Feb. 18 in observance of Presidents Day. We will re-open during our normally scheduled hours on Tuesday, Feb. 19.

Anythink Events

EVENTS

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., Feb 18 2019
February 19, 2019 - 9:30 am to 10:00 am

Join us for stories, songs and activities that are just right for active toddlers. This program is for ages 2-3. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
February 19, 2019 - 10:15 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs and activities that are just right for active toddlers. This program is for ages 2-3. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
February 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara and Gillian Flynn tells several stories. The crimes happened in the 1980s, the author’s research took place decades later, and in 2018 the perpetrator was finally caught

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
February 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us for Open Studio drop-in to use our sewing machines, Cricuts, 3D printers and more. Get one-on-one or group help to start a new project, finish something you're working on or simply learn something new. The Studio will help you take your skills to the next level.

February 19, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

From first application to final interview, our Guide will help you find a fulfilling career. Navigate your options, automate your search, edit your resume or cover letter, or practice putting your best foot forward with a mock interview. Available by appointment whenever you need (the scheduled time is only a placeholder). To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Age: 
Teen
February 19, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
shirts on a rack

Session 1: Local expert Kristen Fogarty will lead you through the basics of Adobe Photoshop to design a shirt. In the first session, learn how to navigate and use the tools in Photoshop.

Session 2: Using what you learned in the first session, complete your T-shirt design and print it right in The Studio. Shirts will be provided. 

Appropriate for teens and older. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
February 19, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Tuesdays, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 4-5 pm 

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

Feb 5: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®. 

Feb 12: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create. 

Feb 19: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet of Barr Lake State Park.   

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
February 19, 2019 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Participate in an in-depth, hands-on dissection of connected hearts and lungs. In small groups, you’ll dissect your own sheep hearts and lungs to learn about the complex interactions of our bodies’ systems.

Appropriate for teens.

Space is limited, registration is required.

Presented by Science on Demand

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen
February 19, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez.. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter de Erika L. Sánchez. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
February 20, 2019 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Gather for a song, story and rhyme time for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth-2 years old. Music and Movement attendees will have supervised play until their program starts at 10:30 am. No registration necessary.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
February 20, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez.. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter de Erika L. Sánchez. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
February 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy lunch provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. There will be a Nintendo Switch, movies, computer games, various gaming clubs, and board games available. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Age: 
Teen
February 20, 2019 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Join us on Wednesdays to explore science, technology, engineering, art and math. This program is intended for school-aged kids. 

February 20: Engineering

February 27: Art Party

Age: 
Children
February 20, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Runes are an early alphabet of ancient Germanic peoples, including Vikings. According to Norse mythology, the god Odin discovered the meaning of the runes as he hung on the World Tree, Yggdrasil. Discover the story and meaning of these runes and create some runic crafts. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
February 20, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Whether you’re writing an important e-mail for work, an essay for college admissions, or a paper for class, let our Guide help you translate your ideas onto the page. Learn research, drafting, and proofreading techniques, or simply receive one-on-one editing and advice that will make your writing more effective for a variety of objectives. Available by appointment whenever you need (the scheduled time is only a placeholder).To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Age: 
Adult
February 20, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Books and beers: two great tastes that go great together! Join Perl Mack’s offsite, monthly book club at Bruz Beers, where we’ll toast to Coloradan-authored books of all genres with thoughtful discussion. Appropriate for ages 21 and up only. Drinks available for purchase. Registration encouraged. Bruz Beers is located at 1675 West 67th Ave. in Denver, Colorado.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
February 20, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us to practice speaking in both English and Español with your fellow community members. Learn useful tips for basic conversation in your new language, and enjoy sharing what you already know! No online registration necessary. 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de su comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nueva idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet no es necesaria.  

 

Age: 
Adult
February 21, 2019 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move creatively. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 kids and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
February 21, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Do you care for the children of your friends, family, or neighbors? If so, come learn about household safety from a Public Safety Educator, while children enjoy songs, stories and activities. Don’t forget to take home your free early literacy bag! Appropriate for ages 0-4. No registration required.

Age: 
Children

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