Anythink Everywhere

Discover resources for learning, entertainment and more.

Discover

The Anythink Backyard Concert Series returns with three special online performances! Join Anythinkers from across the globe on Facebook and YouTube for new ways to connect with the band, the library, and each other – all from the comfort of home. Get your home concert-ready with blankets, chairs, bubbles or any of the other provisions that make for a fun, family-friendly night of music.

You can see the official lineup and listen to our performers today. A fundraiser for the Anythink Foundation, the Backyard Concert Series is a great opportunity to celebrate local music while supporting the library.

Connect

Anythink Libraries are now open. We’re committed to providing you with a space that is welcoming and safe. While you’ll still be able to explore, browse and relax, there are some important things to keep in mind as you plan your library visit.

Read the latest information about the reopening of our libraries, including safety precautions and special hours.

We can’t wait to see you again!

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Anythink staff continue to share their skills with you. Tune in for storytimes, tutorials and more.

Kids and Family

Storytime with Ms. Nickie

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Imaginary friends are real

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Storytime with Ms. Sheila

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Tutorials

Access free top-quality workout videos with your library card

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How to make a mug cake

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Easy quick-rise bread tutorial

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Entertainment

Starting a business: An interview with Pandemic Donuts

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Brittany's Ukulele Performance

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Turning to Carl Sagan for perspective

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Learn

Never stop learning with these resources from Anythink and around the globe.

Kids and Family

Authors Everywhere

Enjoy storytelling and art lessons led by popular children's book authors and illustrators.

Storytime from Space

Watch stories read by astronauts currently living on the International Space Station.

Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Harry Potter themed resources and activities for families and teachers.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. Courses cover math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.

Learn and Create

HarvardX

Free online courses provided by Harvard University.

Code.org

Choose from over 500 fun coding tutorials provided by Hour of Code, with themes ranging from Frozen to Minecraft.

Scistarter

An online community dedicated to improving the citizen science experience for project managers and participants.  Over 3,000 projects and events are searchable by location, scientific topic, and age level, and by joining SciStarter, members can track their contributions and provide valuable feedback.

Museum Coloring Sheets

Color the collections of many museums with a coloring page for every age.

Arts and Entertainment

Monterey Bay Aquarium Jelly Cam

Get up close and personal with beautiful creatures of the ocean with the Monterey Bay Jelly Cam.

YMCA 360

Whether it's a current Y favorite or something new to you, YMCA 360 matches your lifestyle with a growing library of online videos for you and your family. Take part in group fitness classes for all ages right from home.

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Daily drawing tutorials from a renowned illustrator.

OverDrive

Overdrive offers a wide range of ebooks and audiobooks in all genres and works with almost any device.