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., Nov 18 2019
November 25, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Test your wits during Thanksgiving break as you try out a different Escape Room each day.

You’ll get 30 minutes to solve the day’s puzzling challenges.

If your group of up to 6 people would like to register for a specific time, please email Jakob at jseelig@anythinklibraries.org to sign up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Family, Teen, Tween
November 25, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us for part one of our new Mini Home Project. This month, work together to assemble a small wooden house. We’ll use glue and various tools to complete this fun activity. Space is limited; registration required. 

Age: 
Children
November 25, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us for a fun sewing program with Inez Sanchez where you can create your own stuffed monster doll. One eye, two, or three? You decide! Appropriate for ages 11 and up. Space is limited; registration required. 

Age: 
Adult, Teen
November 26, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Experience stories, puppets, songs and other fun activities that promote early literacy for preschoolers.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
November 26, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Test your wits during Thanksgiving break as you try out a different Escape Room each day.

You’ll get 30 minutes to solve the day’s puzzling challenges.

If your group of up to 6 people would like to register for a specific time, please email Jakob at jseelig@anythinklibraries.org to sign up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Family, Teen, Tween
November 26, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Appetizers are the beginning to any great meal. Get ready for a festive season of eating with friends and family as we prep and taste appetizer recipes that will set the stage for a delightful dinner. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids. Space is limited; registration required.  

Age: 
Children
November 26, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Work together to put on a small play. Participants will each get a part to read as we sit around the table. This is a great opportunity for kids and parents to practice reading together.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Family
November 26, 2019 - 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm

Play a variety of roleplaying card, board and book-based games with us. No experience necessary, but a sense of humor is required. Snacks provided. Appropriate for ages 12 and up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen, Tween
November 26, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Did you purchase a new device? Do you need an email address? Learn basic computer skills in these drop-in sessions. Stop by with your tech questions. Walk-ins welcomed. No registration is required.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
November 26, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Discover and play with the Parrot Mambo, an adorable critter likely to be on many a holiday shopping list this year. This small plastic drone is intuitive to fly, using a smartphone. It's small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, and it supports modular accessories.

Age: 
Adult
November 27, 2019 - 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.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
November 27, 2019 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Sing, dance, play games, and learn how to play some basic instruments. Activities are appropriate for kids 3-6 years old, but younger participants are welcome to attend. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too. 

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
November 27, 2019 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Sing, dance, play games, and learn how to play some basic instruments. Activities are appropriate for kids 3-6 years old, but younger participants are welcome to attend. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to dance, too. 

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
November 27, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Test your wits during Thanksgiving break as you try out a different Escape Room each day.

You’ll get 30 minutes to solve the day’s puzzling challenges.

If your group of up to 6 people would like to register for a specific time, please email Jakob at jseelig@anythinklibraries.org to sign up.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Family, Teen, Tween
November 27, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Test your engineering skills, battle it out and make new friends. Each participant will make their own robot and test them out in the Battle Royale Arena – a shrinking play field. This multi-player showdown will make for nothing short of a great time. Best for upper-elementary ages, tweens and teens.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Teen
November 30, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Drop in to use our sewing machines, Cricuts, 3D printers and more.  Get one-on-one or group help to start a new project, finish something you’ve started, or simply learn something new.  The Studio will help you take your skills to the next level.

 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
December 2, 2019 - 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.

 

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
December 2, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Blank frame

Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator by creating an 8x10 digital print. Use the tools and resources available in The Studio to create a gift for the holiday. Your design will be printed on canvas material and each participant will be given a rustic frame. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 2, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Explore a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their caregivers. 

  • Dec. 2 – Remarkable Reptiles with Denver Zoo
  • Dec. 12 – Sensational Plants with Denver Botanic Gardens
  • Dec. 16 – Brainteasers with Colorado Ballet
Age: 
Children
December 2, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Join our discussion of The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women by Kate Moore, and vote on our January book. We have copies of The Radium Girls available at the branch – ask a staff member to get a copy. Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested, but not required. 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
December 3, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Create your own festive soap from scratch while listening to a special musical performance. This activity is open to all and designed specifically for adults with disabilities. Groups are welcome, however, space is limited. Online registration required. When registering a group, please register each attending individual separately, or call 303-405-3200 for assistance.   

Age: 
Adult
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