Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Feb. 19, for Presidents Day. We will reopen at our normally scheduled hours on Tuesday. Feb. 20.

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 19 2018
March 6, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Shakespeare’s Cymbeline is based on old stories and fable. It has been described as a tragic-comedy-romance. Cymbeline is the king of Britain, during the time of Augustus Caesar. His children are kidnapped, his daughter is in love with the wrong man, and  there are many of mis-identified characters. We’ll read the play, laugh, and enjoy pizza.

Age: 
Adult
March 7, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Get hands-on with different science, technology, engineering and math activities. This month, use a sewing machine and other textile techniques to make one-of-a-kind projects. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Adult helpers required for children ages 10 and under. Space is limited; registration required. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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March 7, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Get hands-on with different science, technology, engineering and math activities. This month, use a sewing machine and other textile techniques to make one-of-a-kind projects. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Adult helpers required for children ages 10 and under. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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March 7, 2018 - 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! Online registration is appreciated, but not necessary. 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de su comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nuevo idioma ycomparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet es apreciada pero no requerida.  

Age: 
Adult
March 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Learn about our book club, meet new friends, and read stories together. Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based literacy program for people with developmental disabilities. All are welcome, regardless of reading ability. No online registration necessary. 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Hear about a 4-year adventure as a local paranormal investigator. Appropriate for all ages. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult
March 8, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Travel Colorado with renowned ski mountaineer and author Dr. Jon Kedrowski. Learn more about the best ski descents the state has to offer. Kedrowski will discuss preparation, gear selection, planning, and analysis of weather and snowpack for skiing in the backcountry. Hear exciting first-hand stories from the Colorado wilderness, and get inspiration for adventures of your own. Dr. Jon Kedrowski is a Colorado native who has climbed to the top of Mount Everest and has been featured on Dateline NBC, the Discovery Channel, CBS and CNN.

Age: 
Adult
March 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Start planning your spring cleaning at Anythink Huron Street. For four Fridays in March, Brigitte Mars, herbalist, nutritionist, and author, will reach natural cleaning techniques for inside and out. Rid your home and body of toxins and chemical irritants by using folk remedies that employ organic solutions you can make yourself. Brigitte will share her way of living chemical-free during the last three sessions.

Age: 
Adult
March 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:15 am

Drink coffee and talk books with your friends and fellow community members. Please bring a favorite title to recommend, and prepare to discover some great new reading suggestions. No online registration necessary. 

Age: 
Adult
March 10, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Yoga is for everyone – regardless of size, background, age or flexibility. Explore yoga with us in a safe and friendly environment, with lots of modifications and props available for every ability level. Learn basic poses that build strength and flexibility while incorporating breathing techniques to help calm and de-stress your body. Appropriate for ages 12 and up. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
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March 10, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Mix together imagination, socializing, problem solving, and performance. Add a splash of fantasy, magic, and mayhem. What do you get? Dungeons and Dragons! Come join our guild and learn how to play the classic tabletop RPG in a friendly atmosphere. Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 12, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Complete a job application, resume, or search the internet for jobs in a relaxed atmosphere. Staff will be on hand to provide technical assistance. Please bring complete job history, references, education, and any other information needed to complete a resume or job application. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 12, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn yoga for strength, flexibility and stress reduction. These sessions are designed for people who are brand new to yoga, and also those that have done some yoga but want to step back and dig into the fundamentals. Appropriate for adults. No online registration necessary.  

Age: 
Adult
March 12, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Create a useful pouch, and learn how to add a zipper. This project will provide sewing basics for beginners, and is also good for those with more experience. Already working on a sewing project and just looking for some company while you create? No problem. Use our machines to work on your own in-progress piece. Sewing machines and basic textile-oriented tools will be available. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
Tags: 
March 13, 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.

Age: 
Adult
Tags: 
March 13, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Shakespeare’s Cymbeline is based on old stories and fable. It has been described as a tragic-comedy-romance. Cymbeline is the king of Britain, during the time of Augustus Caesar. His children are kidnapped, his daughter is in love with the wrong man, and  there are many of mis-identified characters. We’ll read the play, laugh, and enjoy pizza. Part 2.

Age: 
Adult
March 15, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Have fun using ordinary supplies for an unconventional purpose – making jewelry. Use the clothespin spring as the bail for your beaded pendant. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
March 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Start planning your spring cleaning at Anythink Huron Street. For four Fridays in March, Brigitte Mars, herbalist, nutritionist, and author, will reach natural cleaning techniques for inside and out. Rid your home and body of toxins and chemical irritants by using folk remedies that employ organic solutions you can make yourself. Brigitte will share her way of living chemical-free during the last three sessions.

Age: 
Adult
March 19, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Complete a job application, resume, or search the internet for jobs in a relaxed atmosphere. Staff will be on hand to provide technical assistance. Please bring complete job history, references, education, and any other information needed to complete a resume or job application. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 19, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women by Kate Moore tells us of the dark side of un-regulated industry in an age where science can ruin or save lives. Who knew that those carefully, hand-painted, luminous watch faces would cause the death of so many innocent workers? 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn yoga for strength, flexibility and stress reduction. These sessions are designed for people who are brand new to yoga, and also those that have done some yoga but want to step back and dig into the fundamentals. Appropriate for adults. No online registration necessary.  

Age: 
Adult
March 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Make an easy and stylish fabric coaster with the library's sewing machines. Already working on a sewing project and just looking for some company while you create? No problem. Use our machines to work on your own in-progress piece. Sewing machines and basic textile-oriented tools will be available. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
Tags: 
March 20, 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.

Age: 
Adult
Tags: 
March 20, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah is a searing biography. Host of “The Daily Show,” Noah is the son of a Xhosa mother and a Swiss-German father during South Africa’s apartheid. We’ll read and discuss.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 21, 2018 - 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! Online registration is appreciated, but not necessary. 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de su comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nuevo idioma ycomparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet es apreciada pero no requerida.  

Age: 
Adult
March 22, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Learn about our book club, meet new friends, and read stories together. Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based literacy program for people with developmental disabilities. All are welcome, regardless of reading ability. No online registration necessary. 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
March 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Start planning your spring cleaning at Anythink Huron Street. For four Fridays in March, Brigitte Mars, herbalist, nutritionist, and author, will reach natural cleaning techniques for inside and out. Rid your home and body of toxins and chemical irritants by using folk remedies that employ organic solutions you can make yourself. Brigitte will share her way of living chemical-free during the last three sessions.

Age: 
Adult
March 24, 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. It’s a time to get away and discover your inner artist. Focus will be on the joy and the creative experience of learning the language of art. This workshop is taught by local artist Sally Gould. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
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March 24, 2018 - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Join us along with certified LinkedIn instructor Raul Velazquez, Ph.D., to learn everything you need to know to create a LinkedIn profile that is optimized for job seekers. Whether you are seeking employment or are a current LinkedIn member who wants to learn some of the new features, this workshop is for you.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 24, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Mix together imagination, socializing, problem solving, and performance. Add a splash of fantasy, magic, and mayhem. What do you get? Dungeons and Dragons! Come join our guild and learn how to play the classic tabletop RPG in a friendly atmosphere. Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 26, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Complete a job application, resume, or search the internet for jobs in a relaxed atmosphere. Staff will be on hand to provide technical assistance. Please bring complete job history, references, education, and any other information needed to complete a resume or job application. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
March 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn yoga for strength, flexibility and stress reduction. These sessions are designed for people who are brand new to yoga, and also those that have done some yoga but want to step back and dig into the fundamentals. Appropriate for adults. No online registration necessary.  

Age: 
Adult
March 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Join the Wright Farms Photo Club for our monthly meeting, share your own photography and admire the work of others. The theme this month is a collage of 3. Share the same photo edited 3 ways, 3 photos in progression, 3 photos of a common subject, et cetera. New members are always welcome to join. Please submit your photos via email by Friday, March 23 to wfphotoclub@anythinklibraries.org. No registration necessary.

Age: 
Adult
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March 27, 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.

Age: 
Adult
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