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.

E.g., Feb 20 2019
March 5, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee for a free legal self-help clinic on the first Tuesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who do not have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues via remote internet access. Space is limited. Registration required at least 24 hours prior to clinic. Call 303-405-3298 to register.

Age: 
Adult
March 6, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us to 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. We meet on the first and third Wednesdays of each month.

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. Nos reunimos el primer y tercer miércoles de cada mes.  

 

Age: 
Adult
March 7, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Tiene preguntas sobre sus dispositivos o aparatos tecnologicos? Talvez usted tenga interes en los servicios y recursos digitales gratuitos que estan disponibles en la biblioteca? Ya sea un celular, lector de libros digitales o computadora, visitenos y reciba asistencia y consejos uno a uno para aprovechar al maximo de su tecnología. Asistencia esta disponible en orden de llegada. Registracion por internet no es requerida pero espacio es limitado.

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Tech
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Adult
March 9, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Whether you’re getting your start with indoor gardening or you’re already a cactus and succulent enthusiast, it’s always a wise idea to keep up to date with what the experts are saying. Join us as Gary from Colorado Cactus and Succulent Society delivers indoor gardening advice. Go home with a green thumb your plants are sure to appreciate. No online registration required.

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Class
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Adult
March 9, 2019 - 11:00 am to March 30, 2019 - 5:00 pm

The Ant Space is an ant habitat and mesmerizing art installation by Jacob Lemanski on display at Anythink York Street March 9-30. Watch as live ants dig in their space, creating tunnels lit by colorful LED lights. Their digging keeps the scene in perpetual motion, changing at the pace of nature. 

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Adult, Family
March 9, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Have you read a book you want to talk about? Would you like to meet people who read widely and differently, and talk about what’s hot and what’s not in the publishing world? If you like discussing books, join us around the fireplace for casual conversation.

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Book Club
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Adult
March 9, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Life is stressful, but we can use natural tools to help manage daily stress. In this class we will learn about essential oils that calm the mind and body, and how to use them safely. We will then create a custom topical aromatherapy blend that you can take home with you! Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.  

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Class
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Adult
March 11, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Did you know your library card is an all-access pass to free and instant e-media? You can stock up on e-books, download tunes or films and even work on some online learning all from the comfort of your home, 24/7. Looking for help? Drop-in for a casual one-on-one discussion to set up or troubleshoot your device. Just bring an active library card and your device. Assistance is available in twenty minute slots on a first come-first served basis. No online registration required but space is limited. Need a private, one-on-one session?

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
March 13, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

In each session of this monthly series, we will explore a lesser-known culture through the lens of its culinary and folklore traditions. Come prepared to expand your horizons, and to connect with a unique culture in an authentic way.  Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; online registration required for each attendee. 

Age: 
Adult
March 14, 2019 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Mindful Mornings will give you the experience on how to integrate mindfulness into your daily routine. Learn skills focused on breath work such as eating mindfully and mindful walking. Registration encouraged

Mañanas de conciencia le dará la experiencia sobre cómo integrar una práctica de como mantenerse enfocado en su rutina diaria. Aprenda habilidades enfocadas en el trabajo de la respiración, como comer de forma consciente y caminar atentamente.

Age: 
Adult
March 15, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Free one-on-one tech help from a guide. Do you need help with email, job searching, Facebook, ereaders, or any other tech issues? Stop by and have a guide assist you with your tech questions and concerns. Slots are available in half-hour segments on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Age: 
Adult
March 15, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Got a quick question about your tech gadget? Whether it’s a cellphone or computer, drop- in for one-on-one help and pick up some tips and tricks needed to make the most of your device. Assistance is available in twenty-minute slots on a first-come, first served basis. No online registration is required but space is limited. Need a private, one-on-one session? E-mail Karina at kflores@anythinklibraries.org to schedule a one-hour Tech Help Appointment.

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Tech
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Adult
March 16, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Explore historic Bromley Farm and learn about Brighton’s agricultural history in the rooms where it happened. Tour the farm with Lou Ellen Bromley, learn how to make Irish soda bread and shamrock butter with Lilly Steirer of Slow Foods Denver, and take part in a craft project to commemorate the day. This event will take place at Bromley Farm/Koizuma-Hishinuma Farm, located at 1594 E. Bromley Lane in Brighton. All ages welcome. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
March 16, 2019 - 10:30 am to 1:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to be a vendor at a farmer’s market or sell the goods you make at home? Discover the important details of the Colorado Cottage Foods Act with the experts at CSU Extension. During this course, you’ll learn the food safety guidelines required to operate a small home-based cottage food business, including storage, transport and sales. Attendees who participate in this course will meet the training requirements for the Colorado Cottage Foods Act and earn a 3-year certification. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; online registration required. 

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Class
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Adult
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March 16, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Fun science experiments aren’t just for kids. Make a cozy house for our pollinator friends. Appropriate for adults only. For younger scientists, please see Tween STEAM Club on Thursdays. Space is limited; registration is required. 

Age: 
Adult
March 16, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

This workshop will explore the most important aspects of organic gardening in Colorado. Learn how to plan your garden to make the most of your growing space throughout the season. Other topics include soil preparation, water conservation, harvesting, and an overview of cool and warm season crops. 

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Class
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Adult
March 16, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

In this monthly program, Carl the Computer Guy will help individuals with all levels of computer knowledge become more tech savvy through a variety of topics. This month, Carl will demonstrate how to navigate and utilize Microsoft Office. Bring your own laptops for a more personalized experience, or laptops will be available for your learning needs.

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Class
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Adult
March 18, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Enjoy a relaxing evening filled with tea, crafting and community. Bring your current project or start one here. Some supplies provided. All skill levels welcome. No registration required.

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Class
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Adult
March 18, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Composting is an easy way to enrich your growing soil and dramatically reduce the amount of waste your home sends to the landfill. Join representatives from Denver non-profit The Growhaus to discover how you can start composting anywhere, even in your own kitchen cupboard.

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Adult
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March 19, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Get experience building with real tools. Learn to safely use a variety of hand tools and construction materials to build your own planter boxes. This is old-fashioned, hands-on learning with contemporary, creative and environmental values. No prior experience required.

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Class
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Adult
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March 19, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, for which we will be reading Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro Beniceme, Ultima de Rudolfo Anaya. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 20, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, for which we will be reading Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro Beniceme, Ultima de Rudolfo Anaya. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 20, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us to 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. We meet on the first and third Wednesdays of each month.

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. Nos reunimos el primer y tercer miércoles de cada mes.  

 

Age: 
Adult
March 21, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Looking for more sophisticated computer help beyond “turning it off and on again”? Maybe you’re looking into optimizing performance, installing new software or hardware or moving on to a newer, better computer and need help with data migration. Drop-in to have local IT expert Tim Tsitsishvili diagnose, troubleshoot and repair your computer, all at no cost. Space is limited. Registration is not required but recommended to ensure appropriate software and tools are present for your computer.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
March 23, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Designer Cris Edwards will guide you through a meditative look at plants and vintage garden ephemera, culminating in a beautiful botanical collage to keep. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 7 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. 

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Class
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Adult, Teen
March 27, 2019 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join us to practice speaking in both English and Spanish with your fellow community members.  Learn useful tips for basic conversation in your new language, and enjoy sharing what you already know! We'd love to see you there! 

Le invitamos a practicar inglés y español con miembros de su comunidad entre conversaciones. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nuevo idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros.

Age: 
Adult
March 28, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Are you ready to learn about computers?  Then the library is your place. Join us for a basic overview of computers and how to search the Internet. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult

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