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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 2018
February 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday to explore science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration required.

Feb 6: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.

Feb 13: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.

Feb 20: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet from Barr Lake State Park. 

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Class
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Children
February 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Single pieces of spaghetti break pretty easily--but how strong can spaghetti get
when there's many more to work with?

We'll see who can make a tower out of spaghetti that can hold the most weight.

This program is for kids aged 5-12.

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Class
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Children
February 27, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Let’s lean in to winter with seasonally appropriate crafts, cooking, and science. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration required. 

  • February 6 – Ice Science
  • February 13 – DIY Scarves
  • February 20 – Wintery Eats
  • February 27 – Snow Dough
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Children
February 27, 2018 - 4:15 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us for after-school fun! All ages welcome. No registration necessary.

Feb. 6:  Crafternoon - Heart String Art
Feb. 13: Art Stop On the Go - Join Anythink and the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art for Art Stop on the Go.
Feb. 20: Explorsion - Make a Robotic Hand
Feb. 27:  Buildermania - Use your imagination to design and construct.

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Children, Family, Teen, Tween
February 27, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Bring the whole family to enjoy a light supper and stories presented by Spellbinders professional storytellers. Appropriate for all ages. Please help us plan supper by registering each adult and child.

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Children, Family
February 27, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Join the book club sponsored by the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Colorado Humanities,and the Colorado World War I Centennial Commission to discuss A Testament of Youth: An Autobiographical Study of the Years 1900-1925 by Vera Brittain. Discussion will be led by Angela Cunningham of the University of Colorado-Boulder.

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Adult
February 28, 2018 - 9:30 am to 10:15 am

Share time with your little one at your local Anythink with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth-23 months. No registration required.

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Story Time
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Children
February 28, 2018 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Gather for a song, story and rhyme time for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth-2 years old. Music and Movement attendees will have supervised play until their program starts at 10:30 am. No registration necessary.

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Children, Family
February 28, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Explore early literacy and learning through hands-on sensory activities. Be ready to move, build, play, and create. Appropriate for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers. Play clothes appropriate for messy play are recommended. No registration required.

  • February 7 – Ice
  • February 14 – Heart-y Party
  • February 21 – Olympics
  • February 28 – Surprise!
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Children
February 28, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join this teen-run club that explores the world of anime and Japanese culture. Learn basic Japanese phrases from our Artist in Residence, Sanami, watch your favorite anime, and Japanese snacks. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

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Book Club
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Teen, Tween
February 28, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Spend an evening with fellow foodies as we design and create a unique apron for use in your home kitchen. Bring along a favorite recipe to swap – or just bring yourself and an appetite for culinary conversation. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; please register here on our website.

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Adult
March 1, 2018 - 10:15 am to 11:00 am

Join us for a storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes, and play in English and Spanish. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. No registration required.

 

Acompananos para cuentos, canciones, rimas y juego en inglés y español. Apropiado para niños de 2 a 6 años. No se requiere registro.

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Story Time
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Children
March 1, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Join us as we build fun games of all shapes and sizes. Design your board and pieces. Try out games others have built. For an added challenge, bring your board to life with lights and sound! Students in grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration required.

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The Studio
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Teen
March 1, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Smartphones are now ubiquitous and the best camera is the one you have readily available. Learn how to get the most out of your cell phone’s camera and some tips and tricks to capturing the best photos that you can!

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The Studio
March 1, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

You’ve almost made it through the week – it’s time to blow off some STEAM! Join us for a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math.  Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their grown-ups. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

  • March 1 – Ready, Set, Launch!
  • March 8 – Lego Challenges
  • March 15 – C3: Cups, Cubes and Craft Sticks
  • March 22 – Tech Unplugged: Pixel Portraits
  • March 29 – Visiting Artist: Author and Illustrator Lindsey Bell
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Children
March 1, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

StoryBites is a new district-wide series featuring the stories that make our Anythink staff unique. Little snacks, too. This month Huron will host Chris Aguilar-Garcia as he shares he shares his passion for Prince in “The Revolutionary Life of Prince.” Join us to hear his story. All ages welcome. 

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Adult
March 2, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore early literacy through experiential stations that will be set up around the room. Participants will gather together at various times throughout the hour for a group movement or story activity. Caregivers with children through age 4 are welcome. No registration required.

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Children
March 2, 2018 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join us for a storytime featuring books, song and rhymes in English and Spanish. An art project will be offered after stories. Attendees need not speak Spanish. Appropriate for kids ages 2-6. No registration required. 

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