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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., Feb 20 2018
March 22, 2018 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

You’ve almost made it through the week – it’s time to blow off some STEAM! Join us for a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math.  Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their grown-ups. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

  • March 1 – Ready, Set, Launch!
  • March 8 – Lego Challenges
  • March 15 – C3: Cups, Cubes and Craft Sticks
  • March 22 – Tech Unplugged: Pixel Portraits
  • March 29 – Visiting Artist: Author and Illustrator Lindsey Bell
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Children
March 22, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Enjoy a visit from Science Matters in America. 

Enter this lab with googles and explore the properties of solids, liquids and gases.

Then we'll mix them together to make new solids, liquids and gases.

You'll even be able to take a shower without getting wet!

Space is limited; registration required.

Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Children, Tween
March 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Start planning your spring cleaning at Anythink Huron Street. For four Fridays in March, Brigitte Mars, herbalist, nutritionist, and author, will reach natural cleaning techniques for inside and out. Rid your home and body of toxins and chemical irritants by using folk remedies that employ organic solutions you can make yourself. Brigitte will share her way of living chemical-free during the last three sessions.

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Adult
March 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore early literacy through experiential stations that will be set up around the room. Participants will gather together at various times throughout the hour for a group movement or story activity. Caregivers with children through age 4 are welcome. No registration required.

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Children
March 23, 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. 

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Children
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March 24, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:45 am

Explore your imagination and creativity through the magic of art. This is a basic art and design class that everyone, regardless of skill level, can enjoy. It’s a time to get away and discover your inner artist. Focus will be on the joy and the creative experience of learning the language of art. This workshop is taught by local artist Sally Gould. 

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Adult
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March 24, 2018 - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Join us along with certified LinkedIn instructor Raul Velazquez, Ph.D., to learn everything you need to know to create a LinkedIn profile that is optimized for job seekers. Whether you are seeking employment or are a current LinkedIn member who wants to learn some of the new features, this workshop is for you.

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Adult, Teen
March 24, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Mix together imagination, socializing, problem solving, and performance. Add a splash of fantasy, magic, and mayhem. What do you get? Dungeons and Dragons! Come join our guild and learn how to play the classic tabletop RPG in a friendly atmosphere. Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 7-12. No registration required.

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Adult, Teen
March 26, 2018 - 9:30 am to 10:15 am

Spend time with your toddler listening to stories, songs and finger plays geared just for them. Then enjoy a few minutes of social time with other caregivers while the children play with toys. Appropriate for kids ages 2-3. No registration required.  

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Story Time
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Children
March 26, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Complete a job application, resume, or search the internet for jobs in a relaxed atmosphere. Staff will be on hand to provide technical assistance. Please bring complete job history, references, education, and any other information needed to complete a resume or job application. No registration required.

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Adult, Teen
March 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Aspiring musicians: Hang out with DK (aka Wayne Watts) with Firelane Music & Media Enterprise to learn how to master the stage. Practice recording and producing your music. Learn how to hone your stage presence, promote yourself on social media, and develop your network. All abilities are welcome, whether you’re putting the finishing touches on a track or have never before recorded.

 

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Teen
March 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join John Aden of Denver Open Media in a two-part series all about storytelling. Learn about the basics of effective storytelling, writing a story, then record your story. Space is limited; registration required.

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The Studio
March 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn yoga for strength, flexibility and stress reduction. These sessions are designed for people who are brand new to yoga, and also those that have done some yoga but want to step back and dig into the fundamentals. Appropriate for adults. No online registration necessary.  

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Adult
March 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Join the Wright Farms Photo Club for our monthly meeting, share your own photography and admire the work of others. The theme this month is a collage of 3. Share the same photo edited 3 ways, 3 photos in progression, 3 photos of a common subject, et cetera. New members are always welcome to join. Please submit your photos via email by Friday, March 23 to wfphotoclub@anythinklibraries.org. No registration necessary.

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Adult
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March 27, 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.

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Adult
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March 27, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

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 5-12.  Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register or speak with a staff member to register. 

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Children
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March 27, 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 required.

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


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


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

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Children
March 28, 2018 - 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 are recommended. No registration required.

  • March 7 – Finger Fun
  • March 14 – Careers
  • March 21 – Builders
  • March 28 – Noises
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