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., Sep 3 2015

Friday, September 4, 2015

Open Studio

No online registration necessary

September 4, 2015 - 3:00 pm to September 25, 2015 - 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. All ages welcome. No registration required.

  • Sept. 4: Use many different types of materials to sculpt unique creations.
  • Sept. 11: Discover your inner creativity with sewing and crafts.
  • Sept. 18: Learn about narrative art by making books, videos, animation and more.
  • Sept. 25: Play with tech toys! We’ll have building projects, Snap Circuits and more.
Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The Studio: Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

September 8, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Holly to learn how to create your own graphic designs, whether it’s a basic logo design or a project that requires photo editing.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

The Studio: Comic Book Design with Jay

No online registration necessary

September 9, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Jay and learn how to create your very own comic book. 

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Friday, September 11, 2015

Open Studio

No online registration necessary

September 11, 2015 - 3:00 pm to October 2, 2015 - 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. All ages welcome. No registration required.

  • Sept. 4: Use many different types of materials to sculpt unique creations.
  • Sept. 11: Discover your inner creativity with sewing and crafts.
  • Sept. 18: Learn about narrative art by making books, videos, animation and more.
  • Sept. 25: Play with tech toys! We’ll have building projects, Snap Circuits and more.
Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Quilting Basics: Table Runner

September 12, 2015 - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

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Join Anythink Brighton Artist in Residence Nancy Niero to learn how to piece a quilted table runner. No previous sewing experience required. All supplies included. Appropriate for ages 12 and up. Space is limited; registration required.

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

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Studio: Filmmaking with Luke

No online registration necessary

September 14, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Gain insight into the great arts of acting and filmmaking as you work with our own local actor/filmmaker to create a live-action movie. Learn acting basics, write your own screenplay, shoot video and edit it to make a blockbuster that will be shown at the library. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

The Studio: Video Game Design with Greg

No online registration necessary

September 14, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join Greg and learn how to design your own video games from concept to creation.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

No online registration necessary

September 14, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Earn volunteer hours planning teen programs and events.

 

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The Studio: Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

September 15, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Holly to learn how to create your own graphic designs, whether it’s a basic logo design or a project that requires photo editing.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

The Studio: Comic Book Design with Jay

No online registration necessary

September 16, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Jay and learn how to create your very own comic book. 

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Make a Solar Power Charger

September 17, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Register

Learn to make a solar power charger. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Friday, September 18, 2015

Open Studio

No online registration necessary

September 18, 2015 - 3:00 pm to October 9, 2015 - 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. All ages welcome. No registration required.

  • Sept. 4: Use many different types of materials to sculpt unique creations.
  • Sept. 11: Discover your inner creativity with sewing and crafts.
  • Sept. 18: Learn about narrative art by making books, videos, animation and more.
  • Sept. 25: Play with tech toys! We’ll have building projects, Snap Circuits and more.
Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

The Studio After Dark

September 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Register

Join us after the library has closed for a fun night of video game tournaments, pizza, and board games. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Upcycle Cafe

September 19, 2015 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Register

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, September 21, 2015

The Studio: Filmmaking with Luke

No online registration necessary

September 21, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Gain insight into the great arts of acting and filmmaking as you work with our own local actor/filmmaker to create a live-action movie. Learn acting basics, write your own screenplay, shoot video and edit it to make a blockbuster that will be shown at the library. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

The Studio: Video Game Design with Greg

No online registration necessary

September 21, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join Greg and learn how to design your own video games from concept to creation.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The Studio: Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

September 22, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Holly to learn how to create your own graphic designs, whether it’s a basic logo design or a project that requires photo editing.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

The Studio: Comic Book Design with Jay

No online registration necessary

September 23, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Jay and learn how to create your very own comic book. 

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Friday, September 25, 2015

Open Studio

No online registration necessary

September 25, 2015 - 3:00 pm to October 16, 2015 - 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. All ages welcome. No registration required.

  • Sept. 4: Use many different types of materials to sculpt unique creations.
  • Sept. 11: Discover your inner creativity with sewing and crafts.
  • Sept. 18: Learn about narrative art by making books, videos, animation and more.
  • Sept. 25: Play with tech toys! We’ll have building projects, Snap Circuits and more.
Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Monday, September 28, 2015

The Studio: Filmmaking with Luke

No online registration necessary

September 28, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Gain insight into the great arts of acting and filmmaking as you work with our own local actor/filmmaker to create a live-action movie. Learn acting basics, write your own screenplay, shoot video and edit it to make a blockbuster that will be shown at the library. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

The Studio: Video Game Design with Greg

No online registration necessary

September 28, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join Greg and learn how to design your own video games from concept to creation.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

Robotics with Cubelets and MOSS

September 28, 2015 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Register

Build robots using special electronic blocks that think, sense and do. Take on challenges to make robots that run away, light up in the dark and more. All ages welcome. Adult helpers required for children age 12 and under. Space is limited; registration required.

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

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Tech Time: Doodling Machines

No online registration necessary

September 29, 2015 - 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Make your own doodling machine.  Best for children ages 8+. Registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Children

The Studio: Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

September 29, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join Holly to learn how to create your own graphic designs, whether it’s a basic logo design or a project that requires photo editing.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen