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., Jan 28 2020
February 7, 2020 - 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. 

  • Feb. 7 – Train Time
  • Feb. 14 – All About Me
  • Feb. 21 – Get Moving
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Children
February 7, 2020 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for conversation in both English and Spanish with your fellow community members. Learn useful tips for basic conversation in your new language, and enjoy sharing what you already know. No registration is required.

Age: 
Adult
February 7, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us the first Friday of each month for a preplanned sewing project. Already working on a personal sewing project and just looking for company while you create? No problem. Use our machines to work on your own in-progress piece. Sewing machines and basic textile-oriented tools will be available, as well as friendly conversation and advice.

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Class
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Adult
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February 8, 2020 - 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, Teen
February 8, 2020 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Learn how to make your own calming heating pad infused with essential oils. Perfect for relaxing or soothing aches and pains. We'll provide everything you need to get started and will guide you every step of the way. No sewing experience required.

 

Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register. Reserved spots are guaranteed up to five minuets after the start of the program. After that time, walk-ins may be allowed. 

Age: 
Adult
February 8, 2020 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Through a partnership with the Bennett Arts Council and Joyful Journeys, Anythink Bennett presents a four-week phone photography class taught by local artist, Patty Lindsay. Bring your cell phone and learn to take amazing photos by getting the most out of your phone in this fun, hands-on workshop. The class will be four weeks long with a reception showcasing student’s work on March 21. 

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Class
Tech
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Children, Family, Teen, Tween
February 8, 2020 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for an hour of mindfulness perfect for the whole family. We will share contemplative stories, explore different breath techniques, and move our bodies mindfully in a fun and playful way. Bring your own mat, or feel free to use one of ours. All ages and abilities welcome. No registration required.

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Class
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Family
February 8, 2020 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Explore the reptilian science of live snakes, lizards, turtles and crocodilians. Participate in a variety of exciting activities as we venture through the scaly world of reptiles. Appropriate for kids ages 6-12.  Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
February 8, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

You’ve probably taken a personality test or two with results of characteristics that define who you are as an individual. What about a test that also considers the results of those who matter most to you? Join certified True Colors facilitator Brad Brauer to discover and explore what your True Color personality type means. Whether you come in a group, pair or solo you’ll be sure to take communication skills that will strengthen your relationships. Space is limited; registration required. 

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Class
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Adult
February 8, 2020 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join the experts from the Molly Brown House Museum to learn the history of valentines, discover the hidden symbolism of many Victorian images seen on historic valentines, and then to try your hand at making your very own historically inspired valentine.

All supplies provided. Space is limited; registration requested. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Adult
February 8, 2020 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Help us create a podcast. You will learn how to audio engineer and broadcast. Participants must stay for an entire recording session. Two recording sessions will happen during each program. Appropriate for ages 12 and up.

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Tech
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Teen, Tween
February 10, 2020 - 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
February 10, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Join us for a beginner's class of sewing by hand. Create your own emoji magnet or practice your sewing skills with hoops. This is a great opportunity for first time sewers. Best for elementary and tweens. No registration required.

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Class
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Children
February 10, 2020 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Floating shelves

Learn how to build your own floating shelf in this two-part series with Heather from Relevant Reuse. Use basic techniques and hand tools to create the shelves in part one. In part two, learn how to sand and stain the shelf and best practices for hanging them. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Appropriate for teens and adults. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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The Studio
February 10, 2020 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Be a member of the Book Squad! Each month, this teen-led club will choose a theme or title for our group discussion. Discover new books, authors and genres that speak to you. The Book Squad meets monthly on Mondays. This month, we’ll get in the mood for Valentine’s Day by reading books on romance – or heartbreak. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Book Club
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Teen
February 10, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In the first of a three-part series, you’ll learn how to brainstorm your cosplay from start to finish. We'll go over details, tools, and techniques in basic detail. You'll create some design sketches of your cosplay based on pop culture photos and references. Teens and adults welcomed. Space is limited; registration required. 

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Adult, Teen
February 11, 2020 - 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, or edit/create your resume or cover letter. Walk-ins welcome. No registration is required.

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Adult
February 11, 2020 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Need personalized help with a research project or term paper? Want to learn how to discover your family history? Need to know what you should read next? Never fear – your Anythink Guide is here! Let us help you find the information you need. One-on-one guided research sessions are by appointment only. To schedule, call Anythink York Street at 303-405-3234 for more information.

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Tech
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Adult, Teen
February 11, 2020 - 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. No registration required.

Feb 4: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.
Feb 11: Art Stop on the G0- Join an art teacher from the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art for an art class.
Feb 18: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet of Barr Lake State Park. 
Feb 25: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.

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Class
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Children
February 11, 2020 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
person holding iPhone

Take the first steps into Augmented Reality using Photoshop and Snapchat Lens Studio to bring to life your creativity.  The first class will teach the basics on how to create a 2D character in Photoshop. The second class will build from the first class. We will take the 2D Character file we created and import it into Snapchat Lens Studio to bring it to life in the real world. The Snapchat App is not required, however if you want to publish your creation to the world you will need an account. Appropriate for tweens and teens. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Teen

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