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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., Jun 23 2018
June 20, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Do you love giant-sized bubbles that you can fit inside of? Perhaps you enjoy foamy bubbles in the bathtub or the wonder that comes from watching a bubble machine. Everyone’s bubbly favorites are different. Join us to create the best bubble using a variety of supplies, tips, and tricks. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
June 20, 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.

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Adult
June 20, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

With a lively style that's packed with audience participation, award-winning songwriter, recording and teaching artist Katherine Dines performs with movement, sign language, sing-alongs and more.

This show is designed to inspire children to dream big and activate their imaginations.

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Children
June 20, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Think you've got good aim? Challenge your friends at the Hoverball S.A.F.E. Archery Target. See who can hit the most targets with Moving Target Archery's foam-tipped archery set.  Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

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Teen, Tween
June 20, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Have you ever wondered how a submarine can see above the water? Or maybe you want to peek around a corner or over a wall without anyone seeing you. Embrace excitement and intrigue as you sleuth using a homemade periscope. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

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Children
June 20, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us to practice speaking in both English and Español with your fellow community members. Learn useful tips for basic conversation in your new language, and enjoy sharing what you already know! Online registration is appreciated, but not necessary. 

Le invitamos a que practique hablar en ingles y español con miembros de cu comunidad. Reciba consejos útiles para conversaciones básicas en su nueva idioma y comparta sus conocimientos con sus compañeros. Registración por internet es apreciada pero no requierida.

 

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Adult
June 21, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Be your own bike doctor! With a few basic tools, learn how to adjust the chain, fix a flat and make minor adjustments. Bring in your bike for a hands-on tutorial in basic bicycle maintenance. Appropriate for teens ages 12 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

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Class
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Teen, Tween
June 21, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Yoga is truly for everyone – regardless of size, background, age or flexibility. Join us in our outdoor space to learn nature inspired poses that build strength and flexibility while incorporating breathing techniques to help calm and de-stress your body. All ages welcome; children under age 8 should be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

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Family
June 21, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Explore and express yourself artistically during a photographic scavenger hunt. Prompts will guide you through the library and surrounding areas to capture the things that inspire you. Share the sights that caught your eye with fellow attendees.

Space is limited - Please register for this event.

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Class
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Teen
June 21, 2018 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 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. 

Space is limited; Registration is required.

Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Children
June 21, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Japanese bento boxes are the cutest and coolest way to pack a lunch. Make a healthy, satisfying meal to take with you on-the-go. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.

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Adult
June 21, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Sit back and enjoy a poetry reading and discussion with Joseph Hutchison, Poet Laureate of Colorado (2014-2019) and award-winning author of 17 poetry collections. His published works include Eyes of the Cuervo/Ojos del Crow (a bilingual collection with translations by Patricia Herminia and illustrations by Sabina Espinet); The World As Is: New & Selected Poems, 1972-2015; The Satire Lounge; and Marked Men. Light refreshments will be served. Appropriate for adults. No online registration necessary.

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Adult
June 22, 2018 - 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Back by popular demand: Our four-legged friends from Caramel Apple Farms will visit Anythink York Street. All ages are invited to stop by to ask questions and learn more about these fun, quirky creatures. This year’s visit will include opportunities to pet the goats and learn how to milk them. No registration required.

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Children, Family
June 22, 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 write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
June 22, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Hunger Free Colorado Van is coming to Anythink York Street. Stop by to meet with a representative from Hunger Free Colorado to receive one-on-one help with applying for SNAP/food stamps, be referred to food pantries and free meals, walk away with information on child and/or senior nutrition programs, and get answers to any questions about food assistance.  Drop-in. No registration required.

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Adult, Family
June 22, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Do you ever wonder, “Why does my child do that?” or “How do I help my child be successful?” Do you want to meet other parents with young children? Bring your child and join us for fun-filled mornings of connection and community. Each morning will include a topic to be explored with parents and a facilitator, along with time to practice new skills with your child. Appropriate for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

June 8: “I Love You” Rituals: What is Social-Emotional Development?
June 22: Eating Routines: Create a Family Placemat

 

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Class
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Children
June 22, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

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 write as we explore early literacy concepts. Appropriate for ages birth-4 years. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
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Children
June 22, 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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June 22, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Drop in to create unique gifts summertime gifts for friends or family, or to keep for yourself. Get your hands dirty as we explore the natural world with seed balls, garden surprises and more.

May 25 - Seed Explosions

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Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
June 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Have you ever wondered how a submarine can see above the water? Or maybe you want to peek around a corner or over a wall without anyone seeing you. Embrace excitement and intrigue as you sleuth using a homemade periscope. Supplies are limited.  No registration required.

Age: 
Children
June 23, 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 kids ages 0-5. No registration required.

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Story Time
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Children, Family
June 23, 2018 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Be your own bike doctor! With a few basic tools, learn how to adjust the chain, fix a flat and make minor adjustments. Bring in your bike for a hands-on tutorial in basic bicycle maintenance. Appropriate for adults ages 18 and up. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
Age: 
Adult
June 23, 2018 - 11:00 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 1-4 years. No registration required.

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Children
June 23, 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:15 pm

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. Discover your inner artist with a focus on the joy and the creative experience of learning the language of art. Taught by local artist Sally Gould. Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Adult
June 23, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Join members of Anythink York Street’s Teen Action Board in working in their garden plot. We are growing fruits and vegetables to be sold at our summer farmer’s markets. All teens welcome. This activity takes place at the community garden near the Anythink York Street library. No gardening experience necessary. No registration required.

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Teen, Tween
June 25, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Do you love giant-sized bubbles that you can fit inside of? Perhaps you enjoy foamy bubbles in the bathtub or the wonder that comes from watching a bubble machine. Everyone’s bubbly favorites are different. Join us to create the best bubble using a variety of supplies, tips, and tricks. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

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Class
Age: 
Children
June 25, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Do you love giant-sized bubbles that you can fit inside of? Perhaps you enjoy foamy bubbles in the bathtub or the wonder that comes from watching a bubble machine. Everyone’s bubbly favorites are different. Join us to create the best bubble using a variety of supplies, tips, and tricks. Registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children
June 25, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
photoshop

Join John Aden of Denver Open Media to learn how to use Photoshop to edit your videos. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

 

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The Studio
June 25, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 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.

Space is limited; Registration is required.

Please visit our online calendar to register. 

Age: 
Children
June 25, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Be your own bike doctor! With a few basic tools, learn how to adjust the chain, fix a flat and make minor adjustments. Bring in your bike for a hands-on tutorial in basic bicycle maintenance. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult
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