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 21 2019
June 5, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Put on your thinking caps and fly into a summer full of aerospace excitement. As the next generation of space travelers and pilots emerge, learn what it takes to get off the ground and fly. This series will have you applying your STEM skills to create your own spacecraft replica.

Space is limited, please register.

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Class
Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 5, 2019 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Blast off on a journey of discovery and make room for a space station that orbits Mars. Young astronauts will be challenged to use teamwork, critical thinking and creativity to solve problems and design the future of space travel. No registration required.

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Class
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Children
June 5, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Learn several ways to use yarn to make useful and decorative items: learn basic embroidery stitches on a burlap, the traditional art of “spool knitting,” as well as how to weave yarn with soda straws. Appropriate for elementary age kids. No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 5, 2019 - 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! 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de su comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nueva idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet no es necesaria. 

Age: 
Adult
June 6, 2019 - 11:30 am to June 7, 2019 - 12:30 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.

¿Compró un nuevo aparato? ¿Necesita crear un correo electrónico? Aprenda habilidades de computación básicas en estas sesiones sin cita. Traiga sus preguntas. No se requiere cita.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
June 6, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The truth is out there. Have fun at different activity stations by learning about possible UFO sightings in Colorado, designing your own UFO, observing constellations and more. What would an alien think about you?   

This program is intended for kids ages 5-12.

Space is limited; Registration required.

Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
Age: 
Children
June 6, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Participate in an in-depth, hands-on dissection. In small groups, dissect a frog to learn about body systems and biology. Best for tweens and teens. Space is limited; registration encouarged. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

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Class
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Teen
June 7, 2019 - 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
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Children
June 7, 2019 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Enjoy stories, puppet plays, rhymes and other fun activities that promote early literacy just for preschoolers. Then, stick around for miniThinkers directly after story time for more learning through play. Live goats will visit story time on June 28. Appropriate for kids ages 1-6. No registration required. 

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children, Family
June 7, 2019 - 11:30 am to 12:00 pm

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore literacy skills. Appropriate for babies and toddlers ages 1-5. No registration required.

Age: 
Children, Family
June 8, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join Shawn Kelley of Freedom Financial Coaching for an in-depth beginner’s investment workshop. Gain the insights and tools you need to invest wisely and with confidence. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; online registration required.  

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Class
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Adult
June 8, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Enjoy a relaxing morning filled with tea, crafting and community every second Saturday of the month. Bring your current project or start one here. Some supplies provided. All skill levels welcome. 

Age: 
Adult
June 8, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Learn several ways to use yarn to make useful and decorative items: learn basic embroidery stitches on a burlap, the traditional art of “spool knitting,” as well as how to weave yarn with soda straws. Appropriate for elementary age kids. No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 8, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Explore the art of movement in this workshop with one of Denver's premiere performance dance groups. Appropriate for kids ages 5-12. No registration required.

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Class
Age: 
Children, Tween
June 8, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Learn all about the process of making a good cup of coffee, from the farm where it’s grown to the moment it fills your favorite mug. The experts from Huckleberry Coffee Roasters will guide you on a coffee taste test and brewing workshop. Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

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Class
Age: 
Adult
June 8, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This family-style book club is focused on early learning and literacy. Join us as we read and have a blast helping young learners develop a love for learning and books. Perfect for families getting their young ones ready for kindergarten and readers up through second grade.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Family
June 10, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

It’s all well and good to play according the old rules, but now it’s time to make up your own. Have a ball creating and playing the sporting games of your dreams. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 10, 2019 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

It’s all well and good to play according the old rules, but now it’s time to make up your own. Have a ball creating and playing the sporting games of your dreams. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 10, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Calling all “campers”! join us as we spend a fun-filled summer exploring nature, playing games, doing group activities, getting crafty and having a blast this summer at the library. Appropriate for kids going into grades 1 -5. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Children
June 10, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The truth is out there. Have fun at different activity stations by learning about possible UFO sightings in Colorado, designing your own UFO, observing constellations and more. What would an alien think about you?   

This program is intended for kids ages 5-12.

Space is limited; Registration required.

Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 10, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Discover Brighton’s history with Kim Bauer, City of Brighton Historic Preservation Coordinator. This program will feature 11 properties in Brighton of historic significance.  Learn something new about Brighton’s history and reminisce about places from the past. Registration suggested, but not required. Please use the Register button below or call 303-405-3230 to sign up.   

Age: 
Adult
June 11, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Do you need help with your job search? Stop by for drop in help on how to navigate your options, automate your search, edit/create your resume or cover letter. This program is offered weekly on Tuesday mornings from 11am to 12pm.

¿Necesitas ayuda en buscar trabajo? Ven para recibir ayuda en navegar tus opciones, revisar/crear tu resume o carta de presentación. No se requiere cita.  

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
June 11, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Safely learn the skills required to create a pyrographed (burned) set of wooden coasters. Transfer a pattern using graphite paper, and use simple wood-burning tools to create a one-of-kind gift.

Space is limited, please register.

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Class
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Teen
June 11, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Have you always wanted to learn how to spin and scratch? Now’s your chance! Join us as we learn the basics of deejay-ing from DJ Staxx of the Denver DJ School. Best for upper elementary, tween and teens. Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Tween
June 11, 2019 - 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 suggested. Please visit our online calendar to register.

· June 4: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.

· June 11: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.

· June 18: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet of Barr Lake State Park.

· June 25: Who does that? – Learn about interesting careers in a fun and interactive way.

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Class
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Children
June 12, 2019 - 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.  This summer we are exploring themes based on exhibits at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Be ready to play, read, sing, talk or write as we explore early literacy skills based around these themes. Wear clothes that can get messy. Appropriate for ages 0-5.  No registration required.

June 5 - North American Indian Culture
June 12 - Gems and Minerals
June 19 - Dinosaurs
June 26 - Ancient Egypt

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Children

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