Anythink Events

EVENTS

Upcoming events

Take a look at some of the great programs happening at your local Anythink. Interested in joining a book club? Click here for upcoming book club dates and titles.

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November 20, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 pm on Nov. 30. Looking for a great space to start or finish your novel? The Write-In provides writers of all levels a comfortable and convenient space to work on their novel with professionals on hand to assist. Appropriate for ages 12 and older. No registration required.

November 20, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Between bawdy comedy and tragic gloom, what’s not to love about Shakespeare’s Troilus and Cressida, which takes place near the end of the Trojan Wars and ends with Hector’s death. Enjoy pizza and laughter as we take turns reading the play.

 

Age: 
Adult
November 21, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Practice speaking in both English and español with your fellow community members. Learn useful tips for basic conversation in your new language, and enjoy sharing what you already know! 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de cu comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nueva idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet no es necesaria.  

Age: 
Adult
November 24, 2018 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Drop in to use our sewing machines, Cricuts, 3D printers and more. Get one-on-one or group help to start a new project, finish something you're working on or simply learn something new. The Studio will help you take your skills to the next level.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
November 26, 2018 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Sing, dance, play games, and learn how to play some basic instruments. Activities are appropriate for kids 3-6 years old, but younger participants are welcome to attend. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too!

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
November 26, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am
guitar

So you have a basic understanding of chords and strumming patterns, now what? Learn how to transpose songs using basic music theory and learn different ways to play the chords you already know. Don’t forget to bring your guitar! Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
November 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

A hamburger bun, beef patty, and some condiments? Of course that works! But what about a chocolate doughnut with strawberry sauce? Together we will explore what foods will and what food will not burger! Students in grade 6-12 welcome.

Age: 
Teen
November 26, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Guitar

So you have a basic understanding of chords and strumming patterns, now what? Learn how to transpose songs using basic music theory and learn different ways to play the chords you already know. Don’t forget to bring your guitar! Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
November 26, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Enjoy a fun, interactive afternoon in The Studio during this drop-in program. See, make, and manipulate sound with a variety of fun experiments and stations. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Adult helpers recommended for children ages 10 and under. 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Children, Family, Teen, Tween
November 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

DIY your heart out! ReCreative Denver is a non-profit organization dedicated to creative reuse through arts education. By diverting objects & things that are destined for landfills, ReCreative collects and redistributes such materials to people who can use them for art and inspiration. Experience how to repurpose stuff that easily winds up in the trash into something downright awesome! This program is intended for school-aged kids.

Age: 
Children
November 26, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Experience a special evening performance by Denver’s After Midnight Jazz Band, with roots in the Benny Goodman sextet tradition, and featuring award-winning clarinetist Roger Campbell. Appropriate for all ages. 

Age: 
Adult, Family
November 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that have shaped history. This month, we will travel to 1860 BC to write our royal names on cartouches, mummify a doll and play a giant game of Senet. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids. 

Age: 
Children
November 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 4:05 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. Available by appointment whenever you need (the scheduled time is only a placeholder). To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Age: 
Adult
November 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Learn how to make delicious and healthy snacks you can easily re-create at home to fuel you throughout the day.

This month we’ll be inspired by Japanese cuisine to create sushi rolls and portable bento box meals.

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen
November 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Premiere Pro UI

What is color correcting and why is it important? Learn how to take your videos to the next level with an informal discussion and hands on exercise in Adobe Premiere Pro. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult
November 27, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 pm on Nov. 30. Looking for a great space to start or finish your novel? The Write-In provides writers of all levels a comfortable and convenient space to work on their novel with professionals on hand to assist. Appropriate for ages 12 and older. No registration required.

November 27, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Award-winning teaching artists Tyler and Monica Aiello of Eurekus will lead families on a fun-filled evening of discovery. Illuminate geometry with a cool tech twist during this exciting maker night. Make your own nightlight using 3D designs and LED lights. Join us to create polyhedra paper sculptures, enchanting geometric shapes first discovered by Plato. Create a cool,origami battery base, add an LED, and make your creations glow. Snacks will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required for each participant. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Children, Family

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