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anythink staff present at pla10

Anythink Buzz Abounded at PLA2010

During last week’s Public Library Association conference in Portland, Ore., March 23-27, 2010, the Oregon Convention Center was abuzz with AnythinkTM. Rangeview Library District’s Anythink team shared their story about evolving from...
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Anythink Leadership to Present at PLA Conference

At this year’s Public Library Association conference in Portland, Ore., March 23-27, 2010, members of Rangeview Library District’s administrative team are presenting two unique programs. You Say You Want a Revolution For the first...
Anythink Commerce City architect's rendering

Limited Library Services Offered at Derby Resource Center

During the expansion and renovation construction project of Rangeview Library District’s Anythink Commerce City, limited library service will be provided at the Derby Resource Center, located at 7270 Monaco Street, Commerce City, CO 80022. Customers can return library materials at this location...
Discover Space exhibit now at Anythink Huron Street

Discover Space Exhibit Moves to Anythink Huron Street

After several months at Rangeview Library District’s Anythink Brighton library, the Space Science Institute’s Discover Space exhibit is now moving to the new Anythink...
Anythink Brighton children's area

Family Place Workshops Now Available at Anythink Brighton

This month, Rangeview Library District’s Anythink Brighton begins Family PlaceTM programming, offering unique resources to an underserved segment of the Adams County population – birth to 3-year-olds and their caregivers. In...

District Announces Special Guest Readers for Anythink Huron Street Grand Opening Event

During Rangeview Library District’s new Anythink Huron Street grand opening celebration, several guest readers will join in the adult story time, “Reflections on Light,” from 2:30-4:30 pm, including Adams County Sheriff Doug Darr, Colorado author DJ Murphy, and Fulcrum Publishing founder and...
Anythink Brighton manager Todd Cordrey

Todd Cordrey Joins the Anythink Team as Brighton Manager

Todd Cordrey, former board president for School District 27J, is officially an Anythinker. He will lead the Anythink Brighton team as manager at the new library, which opened in September 2009. His love of libraries and his public administration experience make him the perfect fit for Anythink...
Anythink Huron Street

Anythink Announces Grand Opening Celebration of Huron Street Library

On Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, residents of Northglenn, Thornton, Federal Heights and surrounding areas will get their first glimpse of the beautiful new Anythink Huron Street at the regional library’s grand opening...
International Researcher Speaks At Anythink Brighton

International Leader in Space Weather Research Holds Discussion at Anythink Brighton

As our partners in discovery and exploration, the Space Science Institute and Anythink Brighton will host Dr. Thomas Bogdan, director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association’s Space Weather...

Anythink Commerce City Closes for Renovations

Anythink Commerce City, located at 7185 Monaco Street in Commerce City, will close temporarily for renovations and new construction on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at 5:30 pm. The library is tentatively scheduled to reopen in fall 2010. The district is currently investigating a temporary library...
Anythink Brighton becomes first carbon-postive library in country

Anythink Brighton Becomes First Carbon Positive Library in U.S.

AnythinkTM continues to set the standard for future libraries with its innovative approaches to customer service, programs and corporate culture. Now the library system and its partners have broken new boundaries as...
Learn more about the Anythink in Action campaign this December

Anythink in Action – Who Inspires You?

Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. - Eleanor Roosevelt Anythink isn’t just the name of our libraries, but a philosophy all Anythinkers live by which includes embracing play in all we do; exploring, learning and inspiring others...

Anythink Northglenn Closes Dec. 12, Temporary Bookmobile Service Offered

Anythink Northglenn, located at 10530 Huron Street, will permanently close on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 5:30 pm. The new Anythink Huron Street will open at 9417 Huron Street on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010. During this down time, limited library service will be available through...
Rendering of new Anythink Commerce City entrance

Anythink Commerce City Renovated in 2010

Residents of Commerce City and surrounding areas will be amazed at the fantastic designs in the works for Anythink Commerce City. Humphries Poli Architects, in collaboration with Rangeview Library District, are renovating the current library at 7185 Monaco Street in Commerce City and adding 2,300...

Anythink Thornton Closes Temporarily

Anythink Thornton, located at 8992 Washington Street in Thornton, will be closed Monday, November 2-Saturday, November 14 as staff converts the library collection from the current Dewey Decimal Classification to the district’s own WordThink word-based system. The library will reopen to the public...

Anythinkers Learn About Emerging Technologies at TechFest 2009

Anythink touts itself as a place for customers to find their spark – whether that means learning a language, finding a new recipe or exploring new technologies. This philosophy isn’t restricted to just customers; staff are also encouraged to learn and explore at Anythink. At this year’s all-staff...

Anythink Bennett Receives Gold Hard Hat Award

  Interior view of Anythink Bennett, winner of this year's Gold Hard Hat Award for Small Project. Photo by Ed LaCasse.   Rangeview Library District’s Anythink Bennett, designed by Humphries Poli Architects, was awarded Colorado Construction magazine’s Gold Hard Hat Award for Small Project at a...

Anythink Commerce City Closes Temporarily for WordThink Conversion

Monday, Oct. 5-Saturday, Oct. 10, Anythink Commerce City will be closed as staff converts the collection from the current Dewey Decimal Classification to the district’s own WordThink system. Anythink Commerce City will be the fifth library in the district to convert to the new word-based system,...

Introducing Anythink, A New Style of Library

Our small district in Adams County, Colo., is changing the face of public libraries. Introducing AnythinkTM, a new style of library that celebrates imagination, play and interactivity. Studies have shown that people who have had transformative experiences at their local library are more willing to...

Celebrate Anythink Events Scheduled for Sept. 12

While festivities get underway at the new Brighton Library on September 12, our other libraries will be celebrating the launch of the district’s new brand. Diversity, discovery, play, culture, creativity and community all define our libraries. Join us on Saturday, September 12 as we celebrate...

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