Past events

E.g., Jun 18 2018
June 16, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Sit, and really think about what it is you want from life. Focus on it.  Document your dreams somewhere outside of your head.  A vision board forces you to go beyond casual thinking and focus on your goals and aspirations. Christine Bolton will lead you through your own vision board to make the law of attraction work for you.

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Adult
June 16, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Who knew vinegar could have so many uses? Combine herbs with vinegar to create and complement homemade dressings, mustards and cleaning products. Appropriate for adults ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

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Adult
June 16, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Explore and express yourself artistically during a photographic scavenger hunt. Prompts will guide you through the library and surrounding areas to capture the things that inspire you. Share the sights that caught your eye with fellow attendees. Registration required, please visit our online calendar to register. 

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Tech
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Adult
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June 16, 2018 - 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

You've taken the first step and set up your Etsy shop, but there's still more to learn to make your shop successful. Join Lynsey Morgan, an Etsy entrepreneur and member of Etsy Sellers’ Advisory Board, as she covers more advanced topics such as how to price your products, copywriting to attract buyers, as well as tips for branding and marketing your business. 

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Adult, Teen
June 16, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Join members of Anythink York Street’s Teen Action Board in working in their garden plot. We are growing fruits and vegetables to be sold at our summer farmer’s markets. All teens welcome. This activity takes place at the community garden near the Anythink York Street library. No gardening experience necessary. No registration required.

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Teen, Tween
June 16, 2018 - 11:30 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages 1-4 years. No registration required.

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Children
June 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

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

They join us on the third Saturday of each month.

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 stop by to make an appointment. 

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Children
June 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for kids ages 0-5. No registration required.

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Story Time
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Children, Family
June 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Make a Colorado map that leads to treasure as we learn about the Gold Rush and pan for gold in water and sand. Check the weight of your gold and decorate a satchel for taking your treasure home. Appropriate for kids. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

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Children
June 15, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Celebrate an emerging art form. In the style of a book club, we’ll play, explore and discuss new and classic games. In the second hour, we’ll enjoy fierce – but friendly – competition with a variety of multiplayer games. Best for teens and tweens. No registration required.

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Teen, Tween
June 15, 2018 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join us for a storytime featuring books, song and rhymes in English and Spanish. An art project will be offered after stories. Attendees need not speak Spanish. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. No registration required. 

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Children
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June 15, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the Minithinkers! We'll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
June 15, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the Minithinkers! We'll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
June 15, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Therapy dogs provide a safe, non-judgmental audience for kids to practice their reading out loud. Bring a book you’ve been working on or choose from one of ours. Read to one of our patient, furry friends provided by Therapy Dogs Boulder County. This program is appropriate for ages 4-12. Space is limited, registration is required. On the day of the event, registered participants will sign up for a 5-15 minute session during the program on a first come, first served basis. 

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Children
June 15, 2018 - 7:30 am to 3:00 pm

Anythink Commerce City will host the Denver Dumb Friends League's Meow Mobile, which provides on-site services for cats. Cat can be neutered or spayed for free, including age-appropriate vaccinations. Appointments are required; please call 303-751-5772 to register or sign up at ddfl.org. 

June 14, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Getting out into nature doesn’t have to be messy! Modern luxuries meet the outdoors as you explore ways to glam up your campsite with gourmet camping meals and more. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.

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Adult
June 14, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taking a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaur in this informative session for all ages. 

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Children
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June 14, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

You don't have to travel far to find many of Colorado's incredible murals and street art. 

Work together with fellow participants to create large-scale works of art and celebrate community artistry.

Space is limited; Registration is required.

Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Children
June 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages. No registration required.

This performance was originally scheduled for the York Street location, but due to a maintenance issue, will now be held at Anythink Wright Farms at 2pm on Thursday, June 14th.

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Children, Family
June 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages.
 

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June 14, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages.

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Children
June 14, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Yoga is truly for everyone – regardless of size, background, age or flexibility. Join us in our outdoor space to learn nature inspired poses that build strength and flexibility while incorporating breathing techniques to help calm and de-stress your body. All ages welcome; children under age 8 should be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

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Family
June 14, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Explore the history and legend of Guatemalan worry dolls while creating a unique doll of your own. Experience a tradition used by the Maya to relieve stress and promote restful sleep. Appropriate for teens ages 12 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Teen, Tween
June 14, 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. 

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Book Club
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Adult
June 13, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages. No registration required. 

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Family
June 13, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Make a Colorado map that leads to treasure as we learn about the Gold Rush and pan for gold in water and sand. Check the weight of your gold and decorate a satchel for taking your treasure home. Appropriate for kids. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

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Children
June 13, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

 

Anythink and Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art have teamed up to bring you an art-making workshop each month. Join a visiting artist and express yourself through a variety of art media, with the emphasis on creativity and fun! Appropriate for kids ages 5-12. 

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Class
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Children
June 13, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Blending is boring. We'll introduce unconventional methods to mash and bash fruit into delicious aguas frescas – "cool waters," a mixture of fruit and lime juice perfect for a hot summer day. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

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Teen, Tween
June 13, 2018 - 3:00 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. Drop-ins will be held in the Study Room.

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Adult
June 13, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Think you can stay quiet the longest? What about when you're challenged by an obstacle course? Compete against fellow navigators to see if you can keep quiet during a series of challenges. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Children

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