Upcoming events

Take a look at some of the great programs happening at your local Anythink. Programs are posted on a monthly basis. Bookmark this page to see what’s coming up next.

E.g., Aug 3 2015

Today

The Studio: Stop Motion Movies

No online registration necessary

August 3, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Ever wanted to make your own movie? Use an iPad and stop-animation to create Claymation or Lego movies with our new 3D mini sets. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

August 5, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

stock photo: smartphone, tablet & laptop

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks.

Interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band? Equipment available for use on request.

Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Event Type: 
Class
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen, Tween

Thursday, August 6, 2015

The Studio: Flash Fiction With Aaron

No online registration necessary

August 6, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Colorado author Aaron will be here to help you work on story arc, character development and world building as you create a flash fiction.  Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Friday, August 7, 2015

Open Studio: Sewing & Crafts

No online registration necessary

August 7, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Get hands on in the Studio! Come learn something new, check out the 3D printer, finish a project, or share your creative talents with others. This weeks’ emphasis is on sewing and crafts. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Quilting Basics: Nine-Patch Pillow

August 8, 2015 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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Join Anythink Brighton Artist in Residence Nancy Niero and learn how to piece a quilt square in our first Quilting Basics class. Piece a nine-patch 12" square and make a pillow.  All supplies included.  Appropriate for ages 12 and up. Space is limited; registration required.

Event Type: 
Class
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Monday, August 10, 2015

The Studio: Stop Motion Movies

No online registration necessary

August 10, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Ever wanted to make your own movie? Use an iPad and stop-animation to create Claymation or Lego movies with our new 3D mini sets. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Open Studio: DIY Home Décor

No online registration necessary

August 10, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Get hands-on in The Studio! Learn something new, check out the 3D printer, finish a project, or share your creative talents with others. This week’s emphasis is on DIY Home Décor. All ages welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Thursday, August 13, 2015

The Studio: Flash Fiction With Aaron

No online registration necessary

August 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Colorado author Aaron will be here to help you work on story arc, character development and world building as you create a flash fiction.  Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Friday, August 14, 2015

Open Studio

No online registration necessary

August 14, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Get hands on in the Studio! Come learn something new, check out the 3D printer, finish a project, or share your creative talents with others. This week’s emphasis is on 3D printing and CAD. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

August 15, 2015 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

stock photo: smartphone, tablet & laptop

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks.

Interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band? Equipment available for use on request.

Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Event Type: 
Class
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen, Tween

Upcycle Café

August 15, 2015 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

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Join us as we explore a series of different crafts and projects designed to upcycle or creatively re-use old items. Appropriate for teens and adults. Registration suggested, but not required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Monday, August 17, 2015

The Studio: Stop Motion Movies

No online registration necessary

August 17, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Ever wanted to make your own movie? Use an iPad and stop-animation to create Claymation or Lego movies with our new 3D mini sets. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

August 19, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

stock photo: smartphone, tablet & laptop

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks.

Interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band? Equipment available for use during drop-in hours on request.

Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Event Type: 
Class
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen, Tween

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Tween Open Studio: Circuits

No online registration necessary

August 20, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Work through our circuit of circuits! Learn how electricity works with a variety of toys and tools. Ages 9-12 are welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Tween

Friday, August 21, 2015

Open Studio: Tech Toys

No online registration necessary

August 21, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Get hands on in The Studio! Learn something new, check out the 3D printer, finish a project, or share your creative talents with others. This week’s emphasis is on tech toys. We’ll have Strawbees, Snap Circuits and more. All ages welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Saturday, August 22, 2015

The Studio: Building Extravaganza

No online registration necessary

August 22, 2015 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Build really cool stuff with ordinary things! Design your own bridge, monster, vehicle or almost anything else. All ages welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Monday, August 24, 2015

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

August 24, 2015 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

stock photo: smartphone, tablet & laptop

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks.

Interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band? Equipment available for use on request.

Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Event Type: 
Class
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen, Tween

Friday, August 28, 2015

Open Studio: Narrative Art

No online registration necessary

August 28, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Come and use our space to create your own project. This week, learn about Japanese book-binding, how to upload your comics to the Internet or make your own GIF. All ages are welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween