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., Jun 27 2016

Today

AnyStitch Goes!

No online registration necessary

May 27, 2016 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Due to the popularity of our afternoon sewing programs, we’ve created an AnyStitch Goes community get-together. The machines will whir as we invite you to drop in and enjoy your creative pursuits. Begin a new project or continue working on something you’ve already started. Celebrate with others your creative accomplishments. Sewing machines and basic textile-oriented tools will be available, as well as friendly conversation and advice.

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Class
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Adult

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Jewelry Workshop: Stone Necklace

May 28, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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Create a wearable work of art using drilled stone beads and silver wire. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited; registration is required.

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Class
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Adult, Teen

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

One-on-One Computer Help

No online registration necessary

May 31, 2016 - 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Here is your chance to get one-on-one tech help from a tech guide. Let’s talk about email, job searching, Facebook, ereaders or ask tech question. Time is available in half-hour segments. Please talk to a staff member or call 303-405-3231 to schedule an appointment.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

June 1, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Beerology with Great Divide Brewing (ticketed event)

No online registration necessary

June 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Ticketed event (21+ only): Click here to purchase tickets.

Join Anythink and Great Divide Brewing for Beerology, an exploration of the world of beer and brewing.

Ro Guenzel, brewery manager at Great Divide, will host this 2-hour event at Anythink Wright Farms on Thursday, June 2, from 6-8 pm.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Canvas Painting

June 4, 2016 - 10:30 am

Register

Turn a blank canvas into a beautiful painting while learning brush techniques from Teller Street Galleries in Wheat Ridge. Everyone is creative; no previous painting experience required. Space is limited; registration required.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Monday, June 6, 2016

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

June 6, 2016 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

stock photo - tablet, laptop & smartphone

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Want to get your ereader, phone or tablet loaded up with library materials? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. 

For those interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band, equipment is available for use on request. 

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

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Family, Teen, Tween

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Adult Art: DIY Chia Guys

June 9, 2016 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Register

Brighten up any room with a homemade chia figurine. Using little more than pantyhose, soil and seeds, craft a little green friend that brings some of the outdoors inside. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Smartphone Holograms

June 9, 2016 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

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Transform your personal cell phone to watch videos come to life and make a projector to take home. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Screen Printing

June 11, 2016 - 10:30 am Registration opens May 28, 2016 - 8:00 am

Register

Learn this printmaking technique using mesh fabric and ink to transfer images onto tote bags. Space is limited; registration required.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Stay Safe Online

June 14, 2016 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Register
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Join us for this two-part class on how to keep yourself safe and your computer and devices protected when you head online. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

June 14th: Privacy & Identity Theft
June 21st: Computer Security

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Better Baking Through Chemistry

June 18, 2016 - 10:30 am Registration opens June 4, 2016 - 8:00 am

Register

All sorts of interesting chemical reactions take place in a simple baked good. Learn how a little science can help you choose ingredients and techniques that will give your baking that extra oomph. Space is limited; registration required.

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult

Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

June 18, 2016 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

stock photo - tablet, laptop & smartphone

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Want to get your ereader, phone or tablet loaded up with library materials? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. 

For those interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band, equipment is available for use on request. 

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

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Family, Teen, Tween

Cut the Cord on Cable

June 18, 2016 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Registration opens June 4, 2016 - 8:00 am

Register

Learn how you can replace an expensive cable TV subscription with various free or inexpensive tech resources. Appropriate for adults ages 18+. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Stay Safe Online

June 21, 2016 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Register
stock photo - computer class

Join us for this two-part class on how to keep yourself safe and your computer and devices protected when you head online. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

June 14th: Privacy & Identity Theft
June 21st: Computer Security

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Canvas Painting

June 22, 2016 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Register

Turn a blank canvas into a beautiful painting while learning brush techniques from Teller Street Galleries in Wheat Ridge. Everyone is creative; no previous painting experience required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
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Tech Help Drop-In

No online registration necessary

June 22, 2016 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

stock photo - tablet, laptop & smartphone

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Want to get your ereader, phone or tablet loaded up with library materials? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. 

For those interested in making use of the Adobe Creative Suite, using a DSLR or GoPro or recording something in Garage Band, equipment is available for use on request. 

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

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Family, Teen, Tween

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Internet for Job Seekers

June 23, 2016 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Registration opens June 9, 2016 - 8:00 am

Register

Learn how to update your resume, upload it, and send it across the web using Indeed.com.  A digital copy of your resume is preferred but not required.  

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Class
Age: 
Adult
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Saturday, June 25, 2016

Old Fashioned Mercury Glass

June 25, 2016 - 10:30 am Registration opens June 11, 2016 - 8:00 am

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Mercury glass was used as an inexpensive, tarnish-free substitute for silver in the early 19th century. Create your own “poor man’s silver” by transforming a simple Mason jar into a silvery vase or candleholder. Space is limited; registration required.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

Family Studio: Light-Up Monsters

June 25, 2016 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

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Make a stuffed monster pal with a light-up element. We’ll use sewing machines, but beginners are welcome. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar or see a staff member to register.

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Class
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Light Up July 4th

June 30, 2016 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Registration opens June 16, 2016 - 8:00 am

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Celebrate Independence Day in style with a light-up LED pin. Sew a circuit with conductive thread, LEDs and batteries and pin on your very own fireworks show. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Family, Teen, Tween

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

July 6, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

August 3, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

September 7, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

October 5, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Free Legal Self-Help Clinic

No online registration necessary

November 2, 2016 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Wednesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues. Help is available on a first-come, first-served basis via remote Internet access at Anythink Bennett. Space is limited.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult