Tag: STEAM

July 6, 2021 - 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Help our local bird community by building your own bird house to set up in your yard! We'll apply wood shop skills and use found materials to make our houses. All materials will be provided. Please note that this program will be held outside, but may be moved indoors due to heat or inclement weather. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Teen
July 22, 2021 - 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Ever wonder how paleontologists know so much about ancient times and dinosaurs? Now's your chance to re-create the lost worlds of Colorado with fossil evidence just like the scientists do! Using materials from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, we'll use fossils to uncover and dig deep into the Jurassic, Cretaceous and Pleistocene eras of Colorado's history. Appropriate for ages 7-11. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children
July 22, 2021 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Let’s gather in our backyard for some fun in the sun. Each week presents a new theme where we will learn a little, laugh a lot and make some new friends along the way. Appropriate for ages 6 to 10. Program will be held outside. Space is limited; registration required.

July 22 - Backyard Balloon Races with Adams County 4-H

This program will be held outside at Anythink Wright Farms. Please note that this program may be canceled due to inclement weather. Please check the event on our website for cancelation notices. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children
July 28, 2021 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Travel through space and enjoy a science fiction adventure as you learn to write code and wire your own circuits. We will practice coding and wiring through problem-solving mission-critical challenges. Appropriate for ages 8 to 12. Space is limited, registration required.

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children, Tween
June 28, 2021 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join us as we spend the summer outdoors engaging with our local experts on a variety of topics. Appropriate for kids going into grades 1 -5. Space is limited; registration required. 

  • June 7 – Magpie Painting with Sipping n Painting Highland 
  • June 14 – Create Your Own World with Snapology 
  • June 21 – Ukulele Jam with Miss Julie  
  • June 28 – Libertees with Denver’s Ink Lounge 

After registering for the June 28 program, please email Julie Crabb at jcrabb@anythinklibraries.org with your child’s shirt size. 

This program will be held both inside and outside at Anythink Wright Farms.

Event Type: 
Arts and Crafts
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STEAM
Age: 
Children
June 5, 2021 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Bring your favorite kite or make a unique one of your own, then take to the skies! Materials will be on hand to make kits and this is appropriate for kite-makers of all ages. Please note that this program will be held outside at Anythink Perl Mack and may be canceled due to inclement weather. Please check the event on our website for cancelation notices. Space is limited; registration required.

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Family
June 1, 2021 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Become a chemist! Along with our partners at 4-H, we will perform chemical reactions with different metals while learning all about formulas and solutions. This program will be held outside at Anythink Brighton. Best for grades 3-6. Space is limited, registration required. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children
May 27, 2021 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Celebrate the last day of school with homemade ice cream! Learn some delicious facts about temperature and chemical reactions while you’re at it. This is an in-person program and will take place outside. Physical distancing measures are in place. Appropriate for teens. No registration required.  

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children, Teen, Tween
April 21, 2021 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Using building supplies you have at home like clay, blocks, LEGOS or boxes, build with your friends – virtually! We'll create things like castles, airplanes, forts or even animals. Appropriate for ages 5-11.

Space is limited; registration required.  This virtual event will be held online via Zoom. A link will be sent via email prior to the event. Be sure to check your spam folder for any missing emails.

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children
March 19, 2021 - 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Make a spectacular colorful mess with this fun science experiment.  Supplies are limited and can be picked up at the York Street branch starting Friday, April 9. Appropriate for kids ages 7 to 12. No registration required. 

Event Type: 
STEAM
Age: 
Children

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