Tag: all ages

May 22, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Use the latest apps to identify, track, and learn about plants and animals—in your own backyard and around the world! Share your finds with scientists and become a naturalist-in-the-making. Appropriate for kids 8 and up, families, and adults. No registration required.

Event Type: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
June 9, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join special guests from the Longmont Astronomical Society for a solar viewing event. Learn more about what's going on in the sky above you, and get a chance to see it using specialized equipment. All ages welcome. Registration recommended. Please visit our online calendar to register.

March 5, 2018 - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Join actors from the PHAMALY theatre company for a fun and entertaining theatre skills workshop, designed for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The PHAMALY actors will entertain you with storytelling, dance, movement and more. All are welcome. 

Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
March 27, 2018 - 4:15 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us for after-school fun! All ages welcome. No registration necessary.

· March 6: Paper Marbling – Learn this printing technique and create beautiful designs that look like marble. We will use two techniques: shaving cream and ink on the surface of water.

· March 13: Art Stop on the Go – Explore art activities with the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art.

· March 20: Magic Salt Crystal Garden – How does your garden grow? This one needs salt, bluing and a sponge.

· March 27: Make a Kaleidoscope –Watch the light bounce off colored beads and glass to create beautiful patterns inside a tube.

January 16, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
comic books

StoryBites is a new series featuring stories that celebrate the passions of our Anythink staff. On Jan.16, Anythink York will host Brian Hague as he shares his passion for a particular superheroine in a talk entitled "The Secret Origin of Wonder Woman." Join us to hear his story. All ages welcome. No registration required.

December 2, 2017 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Spend a Saturday afternoon at the library taking in the sights of art being created right before your eyes. Local community artists will be working en plein air throughout the library, and will be available to chat and answer your questions. Featured mediums include glass blowing, weaving, and painting with accompanying live handpan music. Light refreshments will be provided. Drop by any time between 2-4pm to see and hear art in action. Appropriate for families and all ages. No registration required.

Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
July 29, 2016 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Get hands-on in The Studio! Learn something new, check out the 3D printer, finish a project, or share your creative talents with others. All ages welcome. No registration required.

  • July 1: Design your own video game and program your own controllers. 
  • July 8: Create a literary masterpiece: art from old books. 
  • July 15: 3D Printing and Design – Bring your ideas to life using computer-aided design software. 
  • July 22: Sewing and Crafts – Get crafty with our sewing supplies. 
  • July 29: Doodling – Take a break from your busy schedule to join us for coloring and drawing. 
December 9, 2015 - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Celebrate the season of giving with Gifts From the Heart. Learn several different skills while you create unique paper ornaments to give to friends, family, or keep for yourself. Appropriate for all ages. Drop in at any time. No registration required.

Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween