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., Oct 17 2018
November 3, 2018 - 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Join us for family yoga at Anythink Perl Mack. We will have contemplative stories, explore different breath techniques, and move our bodies mindfully in a fun and playful yoga practice with yoga games. Bring your own mat, or feel free to use one of ours! All ages and abilities welcome.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
November 3, 2018 - 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Would you like pointers on using a new gadget? Need help doing that one crucial thing in Word? Stop by and work one-on-one with our Guide to find solutions for all your technology needs. Best for adults. No registration required; walk-ins encouraged. To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 3, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Have you always wanted to take a yoga class but felt unsure of where to start? Do you think you’re not flexible enough or strong enough to take a class? This class is for you! Real yoga is truly for everyone, regardless of size, background, age, or flexibility. Explore yoga with us in a safe and friendly environment. We will practice fun poses and learn breathing techniques that will help calm and de-stress your body. Please note that the Nov. 10 class will be 75 minutes and will be accompanied by live music and gong bath. Appropriate for teens and adults ages 16 and up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 3, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Learning a new computer, operating system, or program can be tricky — that’s why Anythink is here to help! Join us every month to learn how to get the most out of technology with a simple, flexible approach that will allow you perform tasks in a variety of different ways. Best for teens through adults.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
November 3, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Expand on the skills from our DIY bath product series. Make antibacterial spray, soap, and sugar scrub that smell like the scents of fall. Registration encouraged, but not required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
November 3, 2018 - 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 talking about books, join us around the fireplace for casual conversation. This month we'll focus on epistolary novels.

 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
November 6, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

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 for a trip? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
November 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for our annual Thanksgiving celebration and to participate in a craft to benefit Project Angel Heart. This activity is open to all and designed specifically for adults with disabilities. Groups are welcome, however, space is limited. Please visit our online calendar to register. When registering a group, please register each attending individual separately, or call 303-405-3200 for assistance. 

Age: 
Adult
Tags: 
November 6, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 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 don’t have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues via remote internet access. Space is limited. Registration required prior to clinic. Call 303-405-3298 to register.

Age: 
Adult
November 6, 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 7, 2018 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Learn basic to advanced computer skills through this series. Each month will build off the previous to focus on enhancing your computer skills. This will include resume help and creating an  email account. No registeration required.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
November 7, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Celebrate the magic of filmmaking with Anythink’s monthly, offsite film club. We’ll watch films from Kanopy, Anythink’s free streaming service, and then meet for lively, engaging discussion. From American film noir to French New Wave, we’ll watch a little bit of everything wonderful. Drinks and snacks available for purchase. Backstage Coffee is located at 1675 W 67th Ave #300 in Denver, Colorado.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 7, 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 8, 2018 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Easily create visually appealing personalized greeting cards, invitations, newsletters, business cards, invoices, résumés and much more with Microsoft Publisher.  This is a great resource for work and personal use. Space is limited; use the online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
November 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Whether you’re looking to transform your business’ marketing strategy, or just want to find new followers, social media can be a powerful but perplexing tool. Why not learn from the pros? Social media professionals will be on hand to offer an overview of the options available to you or your business, and outline some best practices for building your brand. Part of Anythink Perl Mack’s Like a Pro series.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 10, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Have you always wanted to take a yoga class but felt unsure of where to start? Do you think you’re not flexible enough or strong enough to take a class? This class is for you! Real yoga is truly for everyone, regardless of size, background, age, or flexibility. Explore yoga with us in a safe and friendly environment. We will practice fun poses and learn breathing techniques that will help calm and de-stress your body. Please note that the Nov. 10 class will be 75 minutes and will be accompanied by live music and gong bath. Appropriate for teens and adults ages 16 and up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 10, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:45 am

Explore your imagination and creativity through the magic of art. This is a basic art and design class that everyone, regardless of skill level, can enjoy. Discover your inner artist with a focus on the joy and the creative experience of learning the language of art. Taught by local artist Sally Gould.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
November 10, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join Mary Louise Sanchez, local author and winner of the Tu Books New Visions Award, as she discusses her new historical chapter book, “The Wind Called My Name.” Writing of her own family’s migration to Wyoming from New Mexico during the Great Depression, Sanchez “deftly weaves together rich historical and cultural details in this unique American pioneer story.” Appropriate for all ages. Space is limited; registration required. The first 50 people to register will receive a free copy of this award-winning middle grade novel. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family
November 13, 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 13, 2018 - 6:30 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 14, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Bring along a date or a friend for an evening of swing and jitterbug dancing. This two-part workshop led by instructor Ashley Melville is suited for total beginners. Earn major confidence on the dance floor. Appropriate for adults. Attendance at both sessions is highly recommended. Space is limited; online registration required for each attendee. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
November 15, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We all watch movies, but what do professional critics see differently when they watch a film, and how can you use their techniques to get more out of the experience? Join our Tech Guide, a former film professor, for a crash course that will help you to watch, dissect, and discuss movies like a pro. Part of Anythink Perl Mack’s Like a Pro series.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 17, 2018 - 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Make your home a little cozier this winter with the addition of a furry friend or some DIY decor. The Adams County Animal Shelter will be hosting a pet adoption event while the library hosts a festival of making. Appropriate for all ages. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
November 17, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Family photos are some of the most important media we own. In this class, learn how to digitize, archive, and polish your photos with a variety of tools. We’ll turn quick candids or posed studio shots into equally dazzling works of art that you can share with loved ones near and far. Please bring physical or digital photos that you’d like to work on.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
November 20, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Mild-mannered physics professor, Jason Dessen, wakes up to another life...one where he didn’t marry his college sweetheart and father a son. It's one big multiverse chase scene that will leave you breathless and contemplating quarks after reading Dark Matter by Blake Crouch.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
November 20, 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 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

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