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., Jun 19 2018
July 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

In this program geared for women, learn how to have a good relationship with money. Hosted by Julie Lewis and Daley Krom, this financial education and networking event is ideal for those excited about building a community of confidence. Enjoy coffee and connect with others while discussing financial stability.

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Class
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Adult
July 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

This month is open sew! Already working on a personal sewing project and just looking for 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, as well as friendly conversation and advice.

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Adult
July 7, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Explore the history and legend of Guatemalan worry dolls while creating a unique doll of your own. Experience a tradition used by the Maya to relieve stress and promote restful sleep. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required. 

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Adult
July 7, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Travel season is upon us! Join friends and others to talk all things travel. Bring photos to share of recent trips, or ones of the past. Talk about upcoming travel plans, trips already taken, or your very own dream vacation. Get tips, tricks, and advice from others in the group and give advice of your own. Technology will be available to show pictures on a projector or bring them the old fashioned way.

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Adult
July 9, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Create your own board game that you can take home and play with friends. You also can design replacement pieces for your favorite games to create on our 3D printers.  We'll provide all of the board game materials you need – just bring your ideas. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

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Tech
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Adult
July 10, 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.

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Adult
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July 10, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Do you work from home or remotely from Anythink? Interested in meeting like-minded professionals? Join us for coffee, pastries, and expert advice from Teri Sanchez, business advisor with the North Metro SBDC. Learn about strategies you can use to increase productivity and set goals effectively in your work life. Space is limited; online registration recommended.

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Adult
July 10, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Create your own custom Colorado-themed vinyl decals for your car or home using Cricut, a precise cutting machine for crafting, designing and making. Appropriate for ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Adult
July 11, 2018 - 10:00 am to 7:30 pm

Create your own board game that you can take home and play with friends. You also can design replacement pieces for your favorite games to create on our 3D printers.  We'll provide all of the board game materials you need – just bring your ideas. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

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Tech
Age: 
Adult
July 11, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 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. Drop-ins will be held in the Study Room.

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Adult
July 12, 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. 

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Book Club
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Adult
July 12, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

You see them on hikes and in your back yard, but do you know their names and uses? Learn to identify some of Colorado's most common native plants. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.

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Adult
July 13, 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.   

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Adult
July 13, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Drop in to create unique gifts summertime gifts for friends or family, or to keep for yourself. Get your hands dirty as we explore the natural world with seed balls, garden surprises and more.

July 13 - For the Birds

July 27 - Fun in the Sun

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
July 14, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Create your own custom Colorado-themed vinyl decals for your car or home using Cricut, a precise cutting machine for crafting, designing and making. Appropriate for ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Adult
July 14, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Discover the art and science of one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Choose from a variety of base teas, herbs and spices to create your own signature blend.

Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required. 

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Adult
July 16, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us for a documentary film screening and facilitated discussion. Modified is an award-winning documentary-memoir that asks why genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are not labeled on food products in Canada and the United States, despite being labeled in 64 countries around the world. This film has won six festival awards since its fall 2017 release. Light refreshments will be served. No online registration necessary.  

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Adult
July 16, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Explore and express yourself artistically during a photographic scavenger hunt. Prompts will guide you through the library and surrounding areas to capture the things that inspire you. Share the sights that caught your eye with fellow attendees. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

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Tech
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Adult
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July 17, 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.

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Adult
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July 18, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 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. Drop-ins will be held in the Study Room.

Age: 
Adult
July 18, 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! No online registration necessary. We will not be meeting on July 4, due to the holiday closure.  

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Adult
July 21, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Since 1997, Colorado Preservation, Inc. has developed Colorado’s Most Endangered Places Program to build awareness of, and assistance for, historically significant places within the state that are in danger of being lost. Come and hear Ken Grant from Colorado Preservation Inc. as he talks about some of the most endangered places in Colorado. Learn about some endangered places on the Eastern Plains that you can go to and see for yourself. Get your questions answered about how to ensure the safety of endangered places in your area. Appropriate for ages 18 and up.

 

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Adult
July 24, 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: 
July 24, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Discover the art and science of one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Choose from a variety of base teas, herbs and spices to create your own signature blend. Appropriate for ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
July 25, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 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. Drop-ins will be held in the Study Room.

Age: 
Adult
July 26, 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
July 27, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Drop in to create unique gifts summertime gifts for friends or family, or to keep for yourself. Get your hands dirty as we explore the natural world with seed balls, garden surprises and more.

July 13 - For the Birds

July 27 - Fun in the Sun

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
July 28, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Discover the art and science of one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Choose from a variety of base teas, herbs and spices to create your own signature blend. Appropriate for ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
Age: 
Adult

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