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., Apr 24 2019
May 28, 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
May 28, 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.

· May 7: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.

· May 14: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.

· May 21: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet of Barr Lake State Park.

· May 28: Who does that? – Learn about interesting careers in a fun and interactive way.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
May 28, 2019 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… a Super Bot! Join us as each participant will make their own superhero-inspired robot, and test them out in the Battle Royale Arena - a shrinking play field. Test your engineering skills, battle it out, learn new skills and make new friends! This multi-player showdown will make for nothing short of a great time. Appropriate for elementary, tweens and teens. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Tween
May 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

You can help your community just like your favorite superhero. Join us for fun activities and family photos. Meet Batman & Wonder Woman, and check out the Batmobile and Wonder Z cars. If you would like to be a real-life hero, bring an item to donate to RabbitKick, a local charity working with people experiencing homelessness. Things like a pair of socks, granola bars, a bar of soap, or new toothbrushes will be accepted and donated to those in need. Feel free to come in your superhero costume or fan clothing. Refreshments will be provided. Appropriate for families and all ages. No registration required.

Click here for a full list of items that will be accepted (optional).

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
May 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 6:05 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. Best for adults. To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

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Age: 
Adult, Teen
May 29, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Kick off the summer with a bang! Enjoy refreshments and visit science exhibits hosted by friendly familiar faces from around the community. Only one will be crowned winner. All ages welcome. No registration required.

Age: 
Family
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May 29, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join this teen-run club that explores the world of Japanese animation and art. At this special Anime Club, join Pop Culture Classroom's professional comic artists and explore what differentiates Japanese manga from western comic art. Learn the skills you need to draw in a Japanese style. Appropriate for students in grades 7-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Age: 
Teen
May 29, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Let’s have fun at different activity stations and learn about possible UFO sightings in Colorado, design our own UFOs, look at constellations, discuss what aliens may think of human beings and learn words to the song “Purple People Eater.” Appropriate for elementary-aged kids. 

Age: 
Children
May 29, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 5:05 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. Best for teens through adults. To schedule an appointment, email Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

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Age: 
Adult, Teen, Tween
May 30, 2019 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Explore something new during a mySummer like no other. This year, we’ve partnered with the Denver Museum of Nature and Science to bring you new opportunities to discover worlds – from backyard ecosystems to life on Mars. Kick-start your mySummer adventure. Sign up for programs, visit with staff and more. All ages welcome. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
May 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Videography: Become a Superhero
Thursday, May 2, 4-6 pm

Join us in The Studio to learn how to create a superhero intro movie clip with you as the hero! Appropriate for teens and adults. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Create a Movie Trailer
Thursday, May 9, 4-6 pm

Practice your videography skills by re-creating your favorite movie trailer! Appropriate for teens and older. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

YouTube Intro Clips
Thursday, May 16, 4-6 pm

Learn how to create your own YouTube intro clip using the Adobe Creative Cloud. Appropriate for teens and older. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Creating a Short Film
Thursday, May 23 & 30, 4-6 pm

Join us for a two-part short film creation series. Learn everything you need to know to make an amazing short film –from script-writing and story-boarding to recording and post production. Take your vision and turn it into reality. Appropriate for teens and older. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
May 30, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 5:05 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. To schedule an appointment, e-mail Kaelin Alexander at kalexander@anythinklibraries.org.

Please note that the scheduled time is just a placeholder.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
May 30, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Transform a simple sheet of paper into an incredible art toy. Paper toys are an international art practice at the intersection of pop art, graphic design and illustration. Choose from paper-engineered designs by contemporary artists – monsters, robots, animals and more. Cut, fold, glue, and customize a character that pops to life in 3D, becoming a DIY sculpture for display in your home or office. Led by artist Becky Clark of WhipperSnap Studio.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
May 30, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Got a computer that is beyond the help of turning it off and back on again? Have an experienced IT Specialist diagnose, troubleshoot and repair your device at no cost to you. Registration is recommended to ensure that proper tools are present for repair needs. Include your best contact information for us to confirm a check-in time for you. Drop-ins are also welcome until space is full.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Adult
May 31, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Kick-off the summer with a day of astronomy and space related activities. Sign up for programs, talk with staff and learn more about the exciting opportunities that await you this summer.
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
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June 1, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Meet Bear, our volunteer dog. Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Our patient dog loves to listen and never criticizes. Registration required. Please email mmarder@anythinklibraries.org to sign up for a time slot.

Age: 
Children
June 4, 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 4, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Join the Access to Justice Committee via remote internet access for a free 15-minute legal self-help individual appointment on the first Tuesday of the month. This program is ideal for customers who do not have legal representation and need help navigating various legal issues such as family law, civil litigation or property law. Space is limited and 15-minute appointment slots fill up quickly. Registration is required at least 24 hours prior to the clinic. Call 303-405-3298 to register.

Age: 
Adult
June 18, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro The Stranger in the Woods de Michael Finkel. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
June 19, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro The Stranger in the Woods de Michael Finkel. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
July 6, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Meet Bear, our volunteer dog. Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Our patient dog loves to listen and never criticizes. Registration required. Please email mmarder@anythinklibraries.org to sign up for a time slot.

Age: 
Children
July 16, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading Quiet by Susan Cain. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro Quiet de Susan Cain. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
July 17, 2019 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading Quiet by Susan Cain. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro Quiet de Susan Cain. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
August 20, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro In the Midst of Winter de Isabel Allende. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
September 17, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Stop by at one of the two book clubs, we will be reading In the Dare to Lead: Brave Work, Tough Conversations, Whole Hearts by Brene Brown. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is required.

Pasa por uno de los dos clubes de libros, en los que estaremos leyendo el libro Dare to Lead: Brave Work, Tough Conversations, Whole Hearts de Brene Brown. Se ofrecerán refrescos. No es necesario registrarse.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult

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