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Armando Silva takes inspiration from local youth for Anythink library mural

Nov. 09, 2021 - 11:03 am
Muralist Armando Silva is the final artist featured in the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art at Anythink Fall Artist Showcase. This November at Anythink...
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Anythink to host award-winning chef Kwame Onwuachi as part of community wellness experience

Oct. 21, 2021 - 10:42 am
As part of its Renew community wellness experience, Anythink will host an evening with award-winning chef and author Kwame Onwuachi at...
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Photographer Juan Fuentes creates community exhibition at Anythink Bennett

Oct. 13, 2021 - 11:06 am
The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA) at Anythink Fall Artist Showcase continues this October with documentary photographer Juan Fuentes. His community photography...
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Anythink launches community wellness experience for customers

Oct. 05, 2021 - 3:05 pm
To promote community health and wellbeing, Anythink will launch Renew, a community wellness experience for staff and customers, hosted Oct. 18-Nov. 12. This fall initiative offers strategies that support all aspects of wellbeing, tailored to the...
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Anythink expands hours at three locations

Aug. 31, 2021 - 12:39 pm
Anythink announces new hours at Anythink Brighton, Anythink Huron Street and Anythink Wright Farms. Beginning Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, these three branches will open at 9 am Monday through Saturday, one hour earlier than previous opening hours. All other branches will continue to serve the public...

Anythink closed in observance of Labor Day

Aug. 25, 2021 - 12:56 pm
All Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Friday, Sept. 3 through Monday, Sept. 6, 2021, in observance of Labor Day. All branches will reopen during their regularly scheduled hours of operation on Tuesday, Sept. 7.  
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BMoCA at Anythink Fall Artist Showcase 2021 launches with three engaging community art projects

Aug. 18, 2021 - 10:31 am
Anythink and the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA) have partnered to bring inspirational collaborative art projects to three of Anythink’s libraries. Funded in part by support from BMoCA, the...
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Healthy Farmer’s Markets increase food accessibility in Thornton

Jul. 13, 2021 - 1:40 pm
The Healthy Farmer’s Markets return to Anythink with two weekly opportunities for community members to purchase fresh produce from local farmers. Hosted with the...
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Anythink’s mySummer initiative showcases whimsical public art

Jun. 25, 2021 - 2:17 pm
As part of Anythink’s ongoing mySummer initiative, media and the public are invited to participate in interactive public art workshops and experiences. This year, Anythink has commissioned a series of interactive public art pieces by...

Anythink launches community story-gathering initiative in partnership with Adams County and Mapleton School District

Jun. 23, 2021 - 2:31 pm
To cultivate empathy and hope after a time of upheaval, Anythink has partnered with Adams County and the Mapleton School District to launch Sincerely: Stories of Adams...

Bicycle-lending initiative debuts at Anythink Commerce City

Jun. 03, 2021 - 10:17 am
On Tuesday, June 8, Anythink Commerce City will debut its new bike-lending program in an effort to promote bicycle accessibility and equity in the Commerce City community. The fleet of 30 cruiser-style bikes will be...

mySummer returns to evoke wonder with extraordinary sculptures and imaginative workshops

May. 21, 2021 - 12:44 pm
Anythink’s annual mySummer initiative returns on June 1, 2021, with a new and exciting twist on summer learning. As part of this year’s mySummer experience, Anythink has commissioned a series of interactive public art pieces by world-...

Anythink expands hours, continues innovative services

May. 10, 2021 - 10:14 am
As Adams County transitions to Level Clear, Anythink announces new summer hours to go into effect on May 10, 2021. These new hours provide increased access to the library and its in-person services during expanded morning and evening times...

Anythink to host immersive storytelling experience

Mar. 03, 2021 - 2:23 pm
On Saturday, March 13, the community is invited to hear and see folktales like never before at Anythink Brighton....
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Anythink launches new subscription box service

Feb. 24, 2021 - 12:41 pm
To celebrate early literacy and inspire a love of learning, Anythink announces the launch of a new subscription service just for kids. The Anythink Box provides children ages 5-12 with a variety of hand-selected books, mailed directly to their home. Families who...

Anythink launches One Kind Word Project

Feb. 02, 2021 - 9:52 am
This February, Anythink invites the community to celebrate connection and compassion as part of the One Kind Word Project. Inspired by the Japanese proverb, “One kind word warms three winter months,” this three-week initiative encourages...

Anythink announces reopening plans

Jan. 26, 2021 - 3:08 pm
Due to the decline of COVID-19 cases in Adams County, all seven Anythink locations will reopen to the public during special hours beginning Feb. 1, 2021. Anythink believes in cultivating a community that is happy, healthy and safe. With this in mind, the...
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Anythink to host Civic Saturday

Jan. 13, 2021 - 2:16 pm
On Saturday, Jan. 23, Anythink will host its fourth Civic Saturday, bringing the community together through civic engagement and tradition. Held online via Zoom, Civic Saturday is an opportunity for individuals...
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Anythink hosts virtual Noon Year’s Eve family performance

Dec. 11, 2020 - 12:57 pm
On Thursday, Dec. 31, families in Adams County and beyond are invited to participate in Anythink’s annual Noon Year’s Eve celebration. Held online, this year’s festivities will include an official 12 pm countdown, interactive activities and a lively performance from renowned children’s musician...