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Anythink announces One Kind Word Project

To help spread kindness and compassion throughout the community, Anythink will host the One Kind Word Project this Feb. 6-11, 2017.  Inspired by a Japanese proverb – One kind word can warm three winter months – this weeklong initiative invites community members to write notes of kindness to...

Anythink celebrates Hour of Code™

For the fourth year in a row, Anythink is celebrating tech education by participating in Hour of Code™. Hour of Code™ is a global movement that takes place during Computer Science Education Week – Dec. 5-11, 2016 – to help promote coding literacy and show that anybody, no matter their age or...

Anythink to participate in Operation Free Bird

For the third year in a row, Anythink will participate in Operation Free Bird, an annual event hosted by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office to help families in need during the holiday season. At Operation Free Bird, community members are invited to sign...

'Discover Health' exhibition announced

Beginning Friday, Nov. 4, Anythink hosts Discover Health, an exhibition produced by the Space Science Institute’s National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) and on display at ...

Anythink hosts block parties throughout Adams County

As the Denver-metro area continues to grow at a rapid pace, Anythink is working to help residents connect with one another and the library. This September, Adams County residents are invited to celebrate community at the Anythink Block Party. From Sept. 10-18, 2016, there will be seven...

Two new community members join the Anythink Foundation

Deborah Obermeyer and Ro Guenzel are the latest community advocates to be appointed to the Anythink Foundation, a nonprofit that supports creativity and innovation in Adams County by raising private funds for special programs...

Anythink hosts Boyd Norton photography exhibition

Anythink will host a special exhibition of photographs by preeminent conservation photographer Boyd Norton at its Anythink Wright Farms location from June 10-July 6. This exhibition...

Anythink’s 2016 Backyard Concert Series lineup announced

Anythink’s annual Backyard Concert Series returns for its fourth season to celebrate food, music and fun. Held in the one-acre park adjacent to Anythink Wright Farms in Thornton, Colo., from 6:30-8:30 pm, the Backyard...

Anythink partners with Great Divide Brewing to host Beerology

This event is now sold out. Stay tuned for similar events at Anythink, and be sure to join us at the Backyard Concert Series on June 10, 2016. Sign up here to be the first to know...

mySummer returns with new opportunities to explore

Anythink’s annual mySummer program returns in 2016 with new opportunities for customers of all ages to explore and create. From May 28-Aug. 1, 2016, community members are encouraged to participate in programs and performances at all Anythink locations that inspire participants to READ THINK DO....

Anythink LIVE! returns to promote musical creativity

Anythink LIVE!, Anythink’s music contest for teens, returns for the second year in a row to celebrate the creativity and talent of Anythink’s teen customers. From May 20-June 3, area teens in grades 6-12 are invited to submit a demo of their original music. A panel of judges will narrow the...

Anythink director elected as Public Library Association president

Announced Friday, April 29, Anythink Director Pam Sandlian Smith has been elected 2017-2018 Public Library (PLA) Association President. A division of the American Library Association, PLA helps provide...

Anythink joins libraries nationwide for 2016 PLA conference

Anythink joins libraries from Colorado and across the country for the Public Library Association 2016 Conference (PLA), held April 5-9 in downtown Denver. The biennial conference brings the library industry...

Burke Beu appointed to Anythink Board of Trustees

Burke Beu is the newest member of the Anythink Board of Trustees, a five-member governing board that oversees Anythink’s finances and formulation of policies. Burke fills a slot vacated by former board trustee Mizraim Cordero, whose term expired this year. “We welcome Burke Beu as a member of our...

NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren visits Anythink

On Wednesday, March 23, community members and press are invited to join NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren for a special program and presentation at Anythink York...

Anythink celebrates Space Month this March

Throughout the month of March, Anythink hosts Space Month, a district-wide celebration of all things space science. With a variety of programs, experiences and special events, Space Month brings the...

Anythink director to run for Public Library Association president

Anythink Director Pam Sandlian Smith has announced her candidacy for president of the Public Library Association (PLA). A division of the American Library Association, PLA...

'Discover Space' exhibition announced

Anythink announces that Friday, Jan. 29-Monday, March 14, Anythink Huron Street will host Discover Space: A Cosmic Journey, an interactive exhibition produced by the Space Science...

Anythink announces Board of Trustees 2016 meeting schedule

Anythink announces the 2016 meeting schedule for the Anythink Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees consists of five members appointed by the Adams County Board of County Commissioners and is responsible for the library...

Anythink Perl Mack announces new hours of operation

As of Jan. 5, 2016, Anythink Perl Mack will have new operating hours. The library will be open 11 am to 7 pm on Tuesday and Thursday and from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The library will be closed...

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