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., Jul 6 2015

Today

The Studio: Technical Recording with Mo

No online registration necessary

July 6, 2015 - 4:00 pm to July 28, 2015 - 5:00 pm

In Technical Recording you will be walked through how to set up a basic recording session and record audio! We start with set up and end with diving into specific questions participants might have such as "How do you do that effect where it sounds like the singer is talking through a cell phone?" and "What are the differences between microphones and how do I know which one to use?" Personal instruments and microphones are not required, but if you have something you'd like to bring in, feel free!

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

July 7, 2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 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

Friday, July 10, 2015

Open Studio: Animation

No online registration necessary

July 10, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Explore the world of animation using tools in The Studio. Experience storytelling, movement and how real animation artists put it all together. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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Monday, July 13, 2015

The Studio: Sewing With Hannah

No online registration necessary

July 13, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Learn to sew while you create an awesome Chapstick holder for your lanyard!  Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
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The Studio: Technical Recording with Mo

No online registration necessary

July 13, 2015 - 4:00 pm to August 4, 2015 - 5:00 pm

In Technical Recording you will be walked through how to set up a basic recording session and record audio! We start with set up and end with diving into specific questions participants might have such as "How do you do that effect where it sounds like the singer is talking through a cell phone?" and "What are the differences between microphones and how do I know which one to use?" Personal instruments and microphones are not required, but if you have something you'd like to bring in, feel free!

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

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

Open Studio: Fun with Fibers

No online registration necessary

July 14, 2015 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Join our Artist in Residence Nancy Niero for a special edition of Open Studio. Nancy will guide you through new techniques with yarn or offer help on reading patterns. Drop spindles, knitting needles and crochet hooks will be available for you to experiment with or bring your own in-progress projects to work on in the company of fellow crafters. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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Friday, July 17, 2015

Open Studio: DIY Home Decor

No online registration necessary

July 17, 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 do-it-yourself home decor. All ages welcome. No registration required.

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

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Embroidered Totes

July 18, 2015 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Register

Learn how to transfer images onto fabric and pick up a few new stitches while you hand embroider a new tote bag. Appropriate for teens and adults. Registration is suggested but not required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Monday, July 20, 2015

The Studio: 3D Mini Sets With Hannah

No online registration necessary

July 20, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Hannah will work with you to transform foam board, wood, paint and other supplies into 3D sets that will be used as backdrops in stop motion movies.  Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
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The Studio: Technical Recording with Mo

No online registration necessary

July 20, 2015 - 4:00 pm to August 11, 2015 - 5:00 pm

In Technical Recording you will be walked through how to set up a basic recording session and record audio! We start with set up and end with diving into specific questions participants might have such as "How do you do that effect where it sounds like the singer is talking through a cell phone?" and "What are the differences between microphones and how do I know which one to use?" Personal instruments and microphones are not required, but if you have something you'd like to bring in, feel free!

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

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

The Studio: Snap Circuits

No online registration necessary

July 21, 2015 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Amp up your summer by learning about electricity. Bring the whole family and work as a team to explore electrical basics using easy-to-use circuitry. Families welcome, but children younger than age 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in anytime; no registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Family

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Healthy Bites: Summer Smoothies

No online registration necessary

July 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Cool off with a refreshing smoothie while you hang out with your peers in The Studio. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen, Tween

The Studio: Flash Fiction With Aaron

No online registration necessary

July 23, 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, July 24, 2015

Open Studio: Making Jewelry

No online registration necessary

July 24, 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 making attractive and simple jewelry. All ages welcome. No registration required.

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

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Sewn Gnomes

July 25, 2015 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Registration opens July 11, 2015 - 8:00 am

Register

Learn to use a sewing machine while making a cute felt gnome, complete with beard and pointy hat. Appropriate for ages 12 and up. Registration is suggested but not required.

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

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Studio: 3D Mini Sets With Hannah

No online registration necessary

July 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Hannah will work with you to transform foam board, wood, paint and other supplies into 3D sets that will be used as backdrops in stop motion movies.  Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

The Studio: Technical Recording with Mo

No online registration necessary

July 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm to August 18, 2015 - 5:00 pm

In Technical Recording you will be walked through how to set up a basic recording session and record audio! We start with set up and end with diving into specific questions participants might have such as "How do you do that effect where it sounds like the singer is talking through a cell phone?" and "What are the differences between microphones and how do I know which one to use?" Personal instruments and microphones are not required, but if you have something you'd like to bring in, feel free!

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen
Tags: 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Graphic Design with Holly

No online registration necessary

July 28, 2015 - 4:00 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

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The Studio: Flash Fiction With Aaron

No online registration necessary

July 30, 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, July 31, 2015

Open Studio: Fun with Fibers

No online registration necessary

July 31, 2015 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Join our Artist in Residence Nancy Niero for a special edition of Open Studio. Nancy will guide you through new techniques with yarn or offer help on reading patterns. Drop spindles, knitting needles and crochet hooks will be available for you to experiment with or bring your own in-progress projects to work on in the company of fellow crafters. All ages welcome.

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

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