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 24 2018
June 11, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem, and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. 

How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made?

Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages!

Age: 
Children
June 11, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 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 limited; Registration is required. 

Please visit our online calendar to register.

Age: 
Children
June 11, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Discover the art and science of one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Choose from a variety of base teas, herbs and spices to create your own signature blend. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; online registration required.

Age: 
Adult
June 11, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to use Tinkercad, a free computer-aided design (CAD) program, to create a miniature planter. Already working on a 3D design project? Join us for company while you create. No experience is necessary. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Age: 
Adult
June 12, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Got a new gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Want to get your ereader, phone or tablet loaded up with library materials for a trip? Perplexed by a computer question? Drop in for help and learn new tips and tricks. Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration required.

Age: 
Adult
Tags: 
June 12, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Do you work from home or remotely from Anythink? Interested in meeting like-minded professionals? Join us for coffee and expert advice on how to incorporate techniques of yoga and mindfulness into your work day. Space is limited; online registration recommended. 

Age: 
Adult
June 12, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for special programs intended for our youngest Anythinkers – the miniThinkers. Geared for children up to 4-years-old, Anythink’s miniThinker program is designed to create opportunities for caregivers to spend time with younger children in meaningful ways. Explore early literacy through interactive experiences and be ready to move, build and create.

Age: 
Children
June 12, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Getting out into nature doesn’t have to be messy! Modern luxuries meet the outdoors as you explore ways to glam up your campsite with gourmet camping meals and more. 

Space is limited - Please register for this event.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Teen
June 12, 2018 - 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.

June 6: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.

June 13: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.

June 20: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet from Barr Lake State Park.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 12, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Who knew vinegar could have so many uses? Combine herbs with vinegar to create and complement homemade dressings, mustards and cleaning products. Appropriate for adults ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
June 12, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Morgan Hopkins-Crawley, Utilities Program Coordinator with the city Brighton, will discuss ways to reduce water waste in your home to help benefit your budget and our local environment.  Following the program we’ll host a showerhead exchange

during which attendees may bring up to two old showerheads in exchange for an indoor water conservation kit (available while supplies last). Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested but not required. 

Age: 
Adult
June 12, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages.

Age: 
Children, Family, Tween
June 13, 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 13, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Think you can stay quiet the longest? What about when you're challenged by an obstacle course? Compete against fellow navigators to see if you can keep quiet during a series of challenges. 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 13, 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 13, 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. Registration required, please visit our online calendar to register. 

Age: 
Children
June 13, 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 13, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Make a Colorado map that leads to treasure as we learn about the Gold Rush and pan for gold in water and sand. Check the weight of your gold and decorate a satchel for taking your treasure home. Registration required, please visit our online calendar to register. 

Age: 
Children
June 13, 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 13, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Think you can stay quiet the longest? What about when you're challenged by an obstacle course? Compete against fellow navigators to see if you can keep quiet during a series of challenges. 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 13, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

From first application to final interview, our Guide will help you find a fulfilling career. Navigate your options, automate your search, edit your resume or cover letter, or practice putting your best foot forward with a mock interview. Drop-ins will be held in the Study Room.

Age: 
Adult
June 13, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

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 students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 13, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Make a Colorado map that leads to treasure as we learn about the Gold Rush and pan for gold in water and sand. Check the weight of your gold and decorate a satchel for taking your treasure home. Appropriate for kids. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 13, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Have no fear, Dinoman is here! With magic, merry mayhem and magnificent props, the audience is taken on a trip throughout the Mesozoic Era. How do we know dinosaurs were here? What is a fossil? How are they made? Explore all things dinosaurs in this informative session for all ages. No registration required. 

Age: 
Family
June 14, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Learn about our book club, meet new friends, and read stories together. Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based literacy program for people with developmental disabilities. All are welcome, regardless of reading ability. No online registration necessary. 

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult

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