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mySummer begins June 4 at Anythink

mySummer Kicks Off June 4 at Anythink Libraries

May. 16, 2011 - 11:59 am
mySummer: Read Think Do is back at Anythink, guaranteeing Adams County’s most creative summer yet. Anythink’s unique summer reading program promises to engage library customers of all ages. Sign up is available now at, and the program runs June 4-July 31, 2011. Record Your...
Anythink Brighton Manager Dara Schmidt

Dara Schmidt Becomes Anythink Brighton Manager

May. 10, 2011 - 9:27 am
Former Anythink Huron Street guide Dara Schmidt was recently promoted to Anythink Brighton manager. Schmidt began her library career as a page...
Student art project on display at Anythink Huron Street

Local Students Display Their Creativity at Anythink Huron Street

Apr. 27, 2011 - 12:08 pm
Students from Pinnacle Charter School are displaying their creative side at Anythink Huron Street. The art show “Literacy is Artistry” will be on display April 30-May 21, 2011, and celebrates creativity in art and writing...
StoryCorps visits Anythink libraries

StoryCorps Visits Anythink Libraries

Apr. 26, 2011 - 1:54 pm
StoryCorps, the groundbreaking oral history organization, visits Anythink libraries May 2-4, 2011, to record the story of Rangeview Library District’s revolution. As part of the...
Architect's rendering of Anythink Perl Mack

Anythink Perl Mack Debut Scheduled for Friday, May 6, 2011

Apr. 13, 2011 - 10:29 am
Anythink Perl Mack, located at 7611 Hilltop Circle in Denver, will open its doors on Friday, May 6, for an Anythink-style garden party to celebrate its recent renovations. Community members will be amazed by the 1,800-square...
Community Workdays Scheduled for Anythink Gardens

Community Workdays Scheduled for Anythink Gardens

Apr. 11, 2011 - 1:21 pm
Anythink and Denver Urban Gardens have scheduled two community workdays at the Anythink Perl Mack and Anythink Commerce...
Anythink Celebrates National Bookmobile Day on April 13

Anythink Celebrates National Bookmobile Day on April 13

Mar. 28, 2011 - 12:48 pm
Anythink libraries celebrates National Bookmobile Day on Wednesday, April 13, with refreshments and mini-bookmobiles passed out at Anythink in Motion stops throughout the day....
Anythink Garden Project Launches this Spring

Anythink Garden Project Launches this Spring

Mar. 18, 2011 - 4:04 pm
Due to a generous grant from the Tri-County Health Department, community gardens are scheduled to open this spring at Anythink Commerce City and ...
Teen Financial Series Begins at Anythink Commerce City

"Your Money, Your Life" Series Begins at Anythink Commerce City

Mar. 15, 2011 - 12:21 pm
Anythink Commerce City, located at 7185 Monaco St. in Commerce City, kicks off its teen financial series on March 21, “Your Money, Your Life: How to Keep it, Use it and Make it Grow.” Teens will learn how money matters affect their lives and useful tips for smart money handling. The series runs...
Mizraim Cordero

Mizraim Cordero Joins the Rangeview Library District Board

Feb. 18, 2011 - 5:11 pm
Mizraim Cordero, intergovernmental relations manager for the City of Commerce City, was recently appointed to the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees. His term expires Feb. 11, 2016. “I am thrilled and humbled by the appointment to the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees and am...
Family Place Workshops Available This Spring

Family Place Programming Spring Schedule at Anythink

Feb. 08, 2011 - 4:18 pm
Family PlaceTM workshops are available again this spring at Anythink libraries. These five-week workshops are designed for caregivers and children ages birth to 3 to play and interact while childhood experts are on hand covering everything from literacy to nutrition in an informal, relaxed...
Michelle Martinez is Small Business Person of the Year

Michelle Martinez Named Small Business Person of the Year

Feb. 03, 2011 - 10:38 am
Michelle Martinez, owner of The Bagel Bakery and Cupcake Shoppe and Anythink Café caterer, was awarded Small Business Person of the Year by the...
Anythink Washington Street Manager Kathy Totten

Anythink Washington Street is Now Open

Jan. 11, 2011 - 3:11 pm
After several months of renovations, Anythink Washington Street, located at 8992 Washington Street in Thornton, Colo., is now open. Guests enjoyed food catered by The Bagel Bakery and Cupcake Shoppe and music from...
Michelle Martinez of The Bagel Bakery, caterer of the Anythink Cafe

Anythink Café Opens at Wright Farms

Jan. 10, 2011 - 1:27 pm
The new Anythink Café at Wright Farms officially opens on Thursday, Jan. 13. Members of the Metro North Chamber of Commerce are hosting the official ribbon-cutting for the café at 11 am that day. Catered by Thornton’s own...
Customer displays Anythink card

Anythink Receives 2011 John Cotton Dana Award

Jan. 10, 2011 - 11:43 am
Anythink is one of five recipients of the 2011 John Cotton Dana Award presented by the American Library Association (ALA). The award honors outstanding public relations by...
Liz Ryan Presents Career Reboot Workshop at Anythink Bennett and Brighton

Liz Ryan Presents Career Reboot Workshop at Anythink Brighton and Bennett

Dec. 22, 2010 - 3:00 pm
After an immensely popular series at Anythink Huron Street, former Fortune 500 HR executive and one of the country’s most widely followed career advisors, Liz Ryan, presents her four-part workshop “Career Reboot” at Anythink Bennett and Anythink Brighton in January. During the four-week course,...
ebook/audio book help over the holidays

E-book/Audio Book Help this Holiday Season

Dec. 20, 2010 - 2:15 pm
E-readers and mp3 devices are some of the hottest presents this holiday season. Luckily, they can be filled with great audio and electronic versions of your favorite titles directly from Anythink’s website free with your Anythink card. Just visit...

Michelle Obama Presented National Medal to Anythink Libraries

Dec. 14, 2010 - 9:22 am
First Lady Michelle Obama presented a 2010 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to Anythink libraries – one of five museums and five libraries that were honored in a White House ceremony on Friday, Dec.  17. The Institute of Museum and...

Rangeview Library Friends Foundation Board Makes New Appointments

Nov. 18, 2010 - 11:17 am
As of Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, new appointments took effect for the Rangeview Library Friends Foundation Board. They are as follows: Chris Blackwood, chair; Brian Hall, vice chair; Kyle Kreischer, treasurer; and Georgia Way,...
Anythink Receives National Medal for Exceptional Library Service

Anythink Libraries Receives Nation’s Highest Award for Community Service

Nov. 16, 2010 - 10:16 am
Rangeview Library District and its Anythink libraries are the recipients of the 2010 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor for museums and libraries. The annual award, made by the Institute of Museum and Library...