Anythink Events

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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., Jan 17 2019
January 30, 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
January 30, 2019 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join us for stories and songs completely in Spanish, and stick around for a fun art project just for little ones. Appropriate for kids ages 2-5. No registration required.

Acompáñanos para contar historias y cantar canciones completamente en español y quédate para un proyecto de arte divertido solo para los más pequeños. Apropiado para niños de 2 a 5 años. No es necesario registrarse.

 

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
January 30, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Hang out, play games with your friends and enjoy lunch provided by the Food Bank of the Rockies. There will be a Nintendo Switch, movies, computer games, various gaming clubs, and board games available. Students in grades 6-12 welcome.

Age: 
Teen
January 30, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join our teen sidekicks for a drop-in snack program sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone age 18 and under welcome.

Age: 
Children, Family, Teen, Tween
January 30, 2019 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Join us on Wednesdays to explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math. This program is intended for school-aged kids.

January 30: Experimentation Station

Age: 
Children
January 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm

It’s time to play and take a break from the normal routine. Each week, participants will engage in quick and easy group activities to get the blood flowing and the laughs going. This program is intended for kids 5-12 years old.

Age: 
Children
January 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 4:05 pm

Whether you’re writing an important e-mail for work, an essay for college admissions, or a paper for class, let our Guide help you translate your ideas onto the page. Learn research, drafting, and proofreading techniques, or simply receive one-on-one editing and advice that will make your writing more effective for a variety of objectives. Available by appointment whenever you need (the scheduled time is only a placeholder).To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

 

Age: 
Adult
January 30, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm

Learn to be your own professional skin-care advisor, as you explore the tools and practices to support optimal skin health using only natural ingredients. Part I (Jan. 9) will dive deep into skin type, detoxification, nutrition, and lifestyle changes. Part II (Jan. 30) will give you hands-on experience with non-toxic ingredients you can use in your skincare routine, and you'll create your own customized facial oil to take home. Appropriate for adults. Attendance at both sessions is highly recommended. Space is limited; online registration required for each session. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
January 31, 2019 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

New times and information for Music and Movement in 2019! Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move creatively. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
January 31, 2019 - 11:45 am to 12:15 pm

New times and information for Music and Movement in 2019! Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move creatively. This program is appropriate for ages 2-5. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Music and Movement
Age: 
Children
January 31, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 4:05 pm

Would you like pointers on using a new gadget? Need help doing that one crucial thing in Word? Stop by and work one-on-one with our Guide to find solutions for all your technology needs. Best for adults. No registration required; walk-ins encouraged. Available by appointment whenever you need (the scheduled time is only a placeholder). To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
January 31, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join us, in collaboration with HireUAVpro, in a 4 part series introducing drone technology, applications of drones, emerging uses for drones, and get hands on time with a drone to learn how to be a good drone operator.

Introduction to drones
Thursday, Jan. 10, 4-6pm
Week one will introduce people of all ages to drone technology, the state of the industry, and how to pursue becoming a professional drone operator. Space is limited; registration required.

Event Type: 
The Studio
January 31, 2019 - 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm

Calling all tweens and teens! Join us each week for a special afternoon program. This month is all about Virtual Reality fun. Each week will be a new VR experience. Appropriate for students ages 11 and up. No registration necessary.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
January 31, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn to code and cook back-to-back! After making your way through a recipe with a coding twist, participants will work on a collaborative and shareable coding project.  Appropriate for ages 12 and older. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Teen
January 31, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

For this cooking program, we’ll prepare and bake pita pockets to dip in delicious marinara sauce and assemble fruit kabobs as a colorful side dish. This program is intended for kids 5-12 years old. Space is limited; registration is required. 

Age: 
Children
January 31, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Why is making – and keeping – friends as an adult so hard? Learn how to shift your thinking, feeling, and actions around friendship in order to meet and care for people with whom you can build a satisfying social life. Part of Anythink Perl Mack’s Start Something series. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
February 1, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore early literacy through experiential stations set up around the room. Appropriate for children through age 4.

Age: 
Children
February 1, 2019 - 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 recommended. No registration required.

February 1, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

Join national recording artist Wayne Watts for his monthly good-vibes-only social music jam. Collaborate with Wayne and other teens to create a unique electronic music track and then enjoy the party! Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for teens in grades 6 -12. Drop in; no registration required.

Age: 
Teen
February 1, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us as we work on creating our own escape room. We’ll meet regularly and experiment with different clues, locks, and puzzles to design a series of challenges until we’ve got a finished room.

This program is appropriate for tweens and teens.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen
February 2, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Explore the benefits of practicing yoga during pregnancy. Focusing on safety, we will cover which poses and exercises to avoid. Discover how yoga can help ease prenatal discomforts and provide support during pregnancy, labor/delivery and motherhood. Students will experience a 30 minute prenatal yoga practice at the end of the workshop. Please wear comfortable clothing you can easily move around in. Yoga mats will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
February 2, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join us for Open Studio 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're working on or simply learn something new. The Studio will help you take your skills to the next level.

February 2, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anythink York Street offers a monthly morning book club with a very different style: we choose a theme for the meeting, and you choose the book you want to read based on that theme. Each person discusses their choice. It’s a fun way to discover new authors and books while reading a title that speaks to you. Bring your pick and a morning beverage, and we’ll talk books. This month’s theme: books by an African-American author. Appropriate for adults. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
February 2, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:15 am

Join us for six weeks of yoga sessions at Anythink Bennett. These lessons will offer multiple forms of yoga so that by the end of six weeks you can establish an ongoing practice that suits your lifestyle and wellness goals. Registration recommended but not required.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
February 2, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Front Range Community College’s Career Success Center will lead this informative program about how to write an eye-catching resume. Appropriate for ages 16 and up. Space is limited; registration is required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Teen
February 2, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Stop by and play some classic & modern tabletop games such as Dungeons & Dragons, City of Horror, Forbidden Island, Talisman, and more. A selection of games will be available, or bring your own to share. Snacks will be provided. Open to adults and teens in grades 7 and up. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult, Teen
February 4, 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
February 4, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Join us for stories, songs and activities that are just right for active toddlers. This program is for ages 2-3. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children
February 4, 2019 - 11:15 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs and activities that are just right for active toddlers. This program is for ages 2-3. No registration required, but space is limited to the first 25 toddlers and their families for each story time.

Event Type: 
Story Time
Age: 
Children

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