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Anythink becomes first Colorado affiliate of Next Chapter Book Club

Anythink Wright Farms in Thornton, Colo., has been designated as the first Colorado affiliate of the Next Chapter Book Club, a community-based literacy program for adults...

Anythink invites Adams County community to Take Charge

This September, Anythink joins more than 240 libraries worldwide to participate in Outside the Lines, a weeklong initiative – Sept. 13-19, 2015 – demonstrating the creativity and innovation happening in...

Anythink staff member wins Lucy Schweers Award

Anythink Wright Farms concierge Hannah Martinez has been awarded the 2015 Lucy Schweers Award for Excellence in Paralibrarianship. The award, issued through the...

Altitude wins Anythink LIVE! contest

By popular vote, Altitude is the official winner of the Anythink LIVE! teen music contest. The band will perform as the opening act for...

Anythink partners with Zepheira as founding partner of Libhub Initiative

In an effort to increase library visibility across the web, Anythink is participating in the Libhub Initiative as a founding partner. Because most libraries use a pre-Internet record system known as MARC in...

Anythink hosts Gustafer Yellowgold performances

As part of Anythink’s annual mySummer program, customers of all ages are invited to two Gustafer Yellowgold performances at ...

Anythink libraries closed in observance of Independence Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Friday, July 3 through Sunday, July 5, 2015, in observance of Independence Day. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Monday, July 6.

Anythink collaborates with Beer By Design to create library-inspired brew

In continuing to cultivate community partnerships, Anythink announces the release of the Anythink Pale Ale, a specially brewed craft beer from Beer By Design in Northglenn, Colo. This collaboration comes out of Beer By Design’s continuing support of the...

Anythink hosts teen music contest

To celebrate the creativity and talent of its customers, Anythink is hosting Anythink LIVE!, a district-wide music contest for teens. From June 14-20, area teens in grades 6-12 are invited to submit a demo of their original music to Anythink. A panel of judges will narrow the selection, and the top...

2015 Backyard Concert Series lineup announced

The annual Backyard Concert Series returns to Anythink with three evenings of music, food and fun. Held in the one-acre park adjacent to Anythink Wright Farms in Thornton, Colo., community members are invited to enjoy...

mySummer returns with new opportunities to explore

Anythink invites customers of all ages to READ THINK DO with the return of its annual mySummer program. From May 30-Aug. 1, community members can participate in a wide variety of programs and performances at every Anythink location. For the...

Change to Anythink’s Board of Trustees meeting in May

The May meeting of the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees has been moved from its formerly scheduled date of Wednesday, May 20, to Wednesday, May 13, 2015. The meeting will take place at 5 pm at Anythink Wright Farms, located at 5877 E. 120th Avenue in Thornton, Colo.  The Board of...

Anythink offers new ebook resource

In continuing to provide a comprehensive variety of ebook offerings, Anythink has added Total Boox to its catalog. Anythink customers can use Total Boox to check out more than 35,000 titles...

Anythink celebrates comics and literacy with Denver Comic Con

Anythink celebrates this year’s Denver Comic Con and Literary Conference (DCC) with creative programming district-wide, teen-led panels at the convention and a DCC pass giveaway for customers. With more than 86,500 attendees in 2014, DCC is one of the...

Camp Happiness on display at Anythink Perl Mack

Community members are invited to explore all things happiness – the science, the inspiration, the action – at Camp Happiness, an interactive exhibit on display at Anythink Perl Mack until May 20. At Camp Happiness, visitors engage with...

Anythink offers Red Cross Babysitter's Training

Students ages 11-15 are invited to learn essential caretaking skills during American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training at Anythink Huron Street on Saturday, May 30. Sponsored by Anythink and...

Lynne Fox appointed to Anythink Board of Trustees

Lynne Fox is the newest member of the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees, a five-member governing board that oversees Anythink’s finances and formulation of policies. Fox fills a slot vacated by former board president Dot Lindsey, whose term expired this year. A Rangeview Library District...

Anythink gets Inside the Orchestra

Anythink invites community members of all ages to get an up-close look at an orchestra during a special performance by Inside the Orchestra on Saturday, May 9, at 10:30 am. This interactive concert, held at...

Change to Anythink's Board of Trustees meeting in April

The April meeting of the Rangeview Library District Board of Trustees has been moved from its formerly scheduled date of Wednesday, April 15, to Wednesday, April 22, 2015. The meeting will take place at 5 pm at Anythink Perl Mack, located at 7611 Hilltop Circle in Denver.  The Board of Trustees...

Anythink Wright Farms closed in observance of Easter

Anythink Wright Farms will be closed Sunday, April 5, 2015, in observance of Easter. All Anythink locations will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Monday, April 6. 

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