Tag: reading

October 18, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Therapy dogs provide a safe, non-judgmental audience for kids to practice their reading out loud. Bring a book you’ve been working on or choose from one of ours. Read to one of our patient, furry friends provided by Therapy Dogs Boulder County. This program is appropriate for ages 4-12. Space is limited, registration is required. On the day of the event, registered participants will sign up for a 5-15 minute session during the program on a first come, first served basis. 

Age: 
Children
September 30, 2019 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Looking for your next great read? Join a group of bookish teens and tweens as we share our thoughts on books and graphic novels in a different genre each month. Appropriate for teens and tweens age 12 and up.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Teen, Tween
September 7, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Meet Bear, our volunteer dog. Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Our patient dog loves to listen and never criticizes. Registration required. Please email kcompton@anythinklibraies.org to sign up for a time slot.

Age: 
Children
September 27, 2019 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Dive into some of the best books of the past three centuries and discover a new favorite along the way. Each month we’ll meet to discuss classic novels across multiple literary traditions and genres. From well-worn masterpieces to under-considered hidden gems, we’ll explore what makes – and remakes – great fiction. Best for adults. Registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register and for details about this month’s book, Sandra Cisneros’ The House on Mango Street.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
September 6, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:15 am

Drink coffee and talk books with your friends and fellow community members. Please bring a favorite title to recommend and prepare to discover some great new reading suggestions.

This month, hear from special guests from our Collection Development department, who will share their thoughts on exciting soon-to-be-released titles to put on your list! 

Age: 
Adult
December 7, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anythink York Street offers a monthly morning book club with a very different style: we choose a theme for the meeting, and you choose the book you want to read based on that theme. Each person discusses their choice. It’s a fun way to discover new authors and books while reading a title that speaks to you. Bring your pick and a morning beverage, and we’ll talk books. This month’s theme: a book with fewer than 200 pages. Appropriate for adults.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult
November 2, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anythink York Street offers a monthly morning book club with a very different style: we choose a theme for the meeting, and you choose the book you want to read based on that theme. Each person discusses their choice. It’s a fun way to discover new authors and books while reading a title that speaks to you. Bring your pick and a morning beverage, and we’ll talk books. This month’s theme: Nordic noir. Appropriate for adults.

Event Type: 
Book Club
Age: 
Adult

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