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 23 2018
June 6, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers!

We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts.

Appropriate for ages birth-4 years.

No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers!

We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts.

Appropriate for ages birth-4 years.

No registration required.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers-the miniThinkers! We'll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Have you ever wondered how a submarine can see above the water? Or maybe you want to peek around a corner or over a wall without anyone seeing you. Embrace excitement and intrigue as you sleuth using a homemade periscope. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with you little ones in meaningful ways.  Be ready to pay, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy skills. Wear clothes that can get messy. Appropriate for ages 2-5.  Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

  • June 6 – miniRanchers
  • June 13 – miniSports
  • June 20 –miniTrainConductor
  • June 27 - miniFarmers
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Have you ever wondered how a submarine can see above the water? Or maybe you want to peek around a corner or over a wall without anyone seeing you. Embrace excitement and intrigue as you sleuth using a homemade periscope. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

You don't have to travel far to find many of Colorado's incredible murals and street art. Work together with fellow participants to create large-scale works of art and celebrate community artistry. Appropriate for kids ages 6-12. Space is limited; registration is required.

Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with you little ones in meaningful ways.  Be ready to pay, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy skills. Wear clothes that can get messy. Appropriate for ages 2-5.  Supplies are limited. No registration required.

  • June 6 – miniRanchers
  • June 13 – miniSports
  • June 20 –miniTrainConductor
  • June 27 - miniFarmers
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join Anythink and Parallel Artistic for a performing arts summer camp style series, in which participants will have the opportunity to act, dance, create costumes, film and edit performance videos and get a feel for what it's like to work with a professional performing company. Gain performing skills and lend your creativity to a project that exemplifies the Anythink Wright Farms community. This program is appropriate for tweens and teens. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Teen
June 6, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Everything-big or small, beautiful or gross-needs a place to live! Learn about the lifecycle and habits of Colorado bugs as we create bug hotels made of mostly recycled materials. Take your hotel home to catch backyard bugs and observe the smaller members of our local ecosystem. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Have you ever wondered how a submarine can see above the water? Or maybe you want to peek around a corner or over a wall without anyone seeing you. Embrace excitement and intrigue as you sleuth using a homemade periscope. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Get involved and do something in your community with the Teen Action Board. Help plan and run events and perform good deeds – all while earning community service hours. During the summer, TAB works on raising fruits and vegetables in our garden plot and running farmers’ markets. Come join the fun and earn your service hours over the summer! Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 6, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Do you love giant-sized bubbles that you can fit inside of? Perhaps you enjoy foamy bubbles in the bathtub or the wonder that comes from watching a bubble machine. Everyone’s bubbly favorites are different. Join us to create the best bubble using a variety of supplies, tips, and tricks. Appropriate for kids. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 6, 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 cu comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nueva idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet es apreciada pero no requierida.

 

Age: 
Adult
June 7, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Blending is boring. We'll introduce unconventional methods to mash and bash fruit into delicious aguas frescas – "cool waters," a mixture of fruit and lime juice perfect for a hot summer day. Appropriate for teens ages 12 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 7, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Yoga is truly for everyone – regardless of size, background, age or flexibility. Join us in our outdoor space to learn nature inspired poses that build strength and flexibility while incorporating breathing techniques to help calm and de-stress your body. All ages welcome; children under age 8 should be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

Age: 
Family
June 7, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Think you've got good aim? Challenger your friends at the Hoverball S.A.F.E. Archery Target. See who can hit the most targets with Moving Target Archery's foam-tipped archery set. Appropriate for teens ages 12 and up.

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Class
Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 7, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Discover Colorado's vibrant Native American history. Learn about customs and cultures through storytelling while embracing your creative side to make a personalized Kachina doll. 

Space is limitedRegistration is required. 

Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Children
June 7, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Explore and express yourself artistically during a photo scavenger hunt. Prompts will guide you through the library and surrounding areas to capture the things that inspire you. This program is appropriate for adults. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

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

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the Minithinkers! We'll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Hunger Free Colorado Van is coming to Anythink York Street. Stop by to meet with a representative from Hunger Free Colorado to receive one-on-one help with applying for SNAP/food stamps, be referred to food pantries and free meals, walk away with information on child and/or senior nutrition programs, and get answers to any questions about food assistance.  Drop-in. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Family
June 8, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Do you ever wonder, “Why does my child do that?” or “How do I help my child be successful?” Do you want to meet other parents with young children? Bring your child and join us for fun-filled mornings of connection and community. Each morning will include a topic to be explored with parents and a facilitator, along with time to practice new skills with your child. Appropriate for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

June 8: “I Love You” Rituals: What is Social-Emotional Development?
June 22: Eating Routines: Create a Family Placemat

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 8, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers- the Minithinkers! We'll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 8, 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. 

Age: 
Children
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June 8, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Stop by and build your own LEGO creation. We'll put the finished projects on display in the library until next month's meeting. Appropriate for kids ages 5-12. No registration required. 

Age: 
Children
Tags: 
June 8, 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.

May 25 - Seed Explosions

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
June 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Everything – big or small, beautiful or gross – needs a place to live. Learn about the lifecycle and habits of Colorado bugs as we create bug hotels made of mostly recycled materials. Take your hotel home to catch backyard bugs and observe the smaller members of our local ecosystem. Appropriate for kids. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a place to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for kids ages 0-5. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children, Family
June 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join special guests from the Longmont Astronomical Society for a solar viewing event. Learn more about what's going on in the sky above you, and get a chance to see it using specialized equipment. All ages welcome. Registration recommended. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Family
June 9, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

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 ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

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Class
Age: 
Adult

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