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mySummer: miniThinkers (Art Lives Here/El Arte Vive Aquí)

with the Denver Art Museum/con el Museo de Arte de Denver

2024-07-03 10:30:00 2024-07-03 12:00:00 America/Denver mySummer: miniThinkers (Art Lives Here/El Arte Vive Aquí) Join us for a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers – miniThinkers! Anythink Commerce City -

Wednesday, July 03
10:30am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-03 10:30:00 2024-07-03 12:00:00 America/Denver mySummer: miniThinkers (Art Lives Here/El Arte Vive Aquí) Join us for a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers – miniThinkers! Anythink Commerce City -

Join us for a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers – miniThinkers!

Immerse your little one in an interactive art experience with the Denver Art Museum, funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services and Taylor Kirkpatrick. Support their early literacy skills and creative expression through play, storytelling, singing, artmaking and more! Snacks will be provided, while supplies last. Appropriate for ages birth to 6 and their caregivers. Older siblings are welcome to join as well. No advanced registration necessary.

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Acompáñenos para un programa especial destinado para nuestros Anythinkers más pequeños: ¡los miniThinkers!

Sumerja a su pequeño/a en una experiencia de arte interactiva con el Museo de Arte de Denver, financiado por el Instituto de Servicios de Museos y Bibliotecas y Taylor Kirkpatrick. ¡Apoye sus habilidades de alfabetización temprana y expresión creativa a través del juego, la narración de cuentos, el canto, la creación artística y más! Se proporcionarán meriendas hasta agotar existencias. Apropiado para edades desde el nacimiento hasta los 6 años y sus cuidadores. Los hermanos mayores también son bienvenidos a acompañarnos. No es necesario inscribirse de forma anticipada.

Anythink Commerce City

Phone: 303-287-0063

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 Closed
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 Closed

About the branch

With an energy-efficient structure and sleek design, Anythink Commerce City features a children’s pavilion, computer lab with ADA workstations and a teen area. A reading nook with fireplace looking out onto an enclosed garden offers a place of quiet reflection for visitors to enjoy. Sustainable features of the building include Solatubes, carpeting made from recycled materials, geothermal heating and cooling, and a green roof above the children’s pavilion planted with xeric local flora. The landscaped site also includes a community garden, maintained by local community members in partnership with Denver Urban Gardens.

Upcoming events

Canceled
Tue, Jul 16, 9:00am - 9:30am
Anythink Wright Farms
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Wright Farms
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:15am - 10:45am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Conference Room
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device in the morning. We’ll offer tips and troubleshooting to the best of our ability.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Tue, Jul 16, 10:45am - 11:15am
Anythink Wright Farms
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:45am - 11:15am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Attend special programs intended for the youngest Anythinkers —miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:15am - 11:45am
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 11:45am - 12:15pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jul 16, 1:15pm - 1:45pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
This event is full

Tue, Jul 16, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).

Tue, Jul 16, 1:45pm - 2:15pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
This event is full

Canceled
Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that helped shape history. Appropriate for ages 6 to 12. Space is limited; registration required.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:15pm - 2:45pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
This event is full

Tue, Jul 16, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Brighton
Explore a magical land full of candy as you navigate our room-sized game board and find a sweet surprise at the end of your trek. Appropriate for ages 3 and older (including adults!).
This event is full

Tue, Jul 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
The Studio at Anythink Wright Farms
If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to knit, this is the class for you! Learn the basics of knitting with casting on, knits and purls, and how to fix basic and common mistakes.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 16, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room B
There are so many books on each of our “to be read” (TBR) piles that we never get around to or have the motivation to read. Now is your chance!

Tue, Jul 16, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Perl Mack
Sharpen your mind's eye with tips and tricks from artist Jonathan Applegate, during this showcase of his unique oneLINE style.

Wed, Jul 17, 9:30am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Join us for a thought-provoking discussion of “A Pairing to Die for” by local author Kate Lansing. Our morning book club meets on the third Wednesday of each month.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Meeting Room B
Join us to discuss “Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow" by Gabrielle Zevin.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 10:45am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Join Emmanuel of Soul Rhythm African Drumming for an entertaining, rhythm-filled journey that uses drumming and body percussion to teach about African culture and music.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Anythink Commerce City
Attend a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers—miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Trupp Park
Race your friends in a giant bouncy ball from one end of the track to the other before time runs out! Join us at Trupp Park in Bennett, CO for a fun day of hamster ball races.

Wed, Jul 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Huron Street
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, until supplies run out.

Wed, Jul 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Your mission is to create a tasty snack. However, sound is your enemy! Assemble your ingredients without making too much noise or face the consequences.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Large Meeting Room
Go on a quest to learn about optical illusions, then recreate your own!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 17, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Large Meeting Room
What makes things glow? Discover the luminescent properties of natural and synthetic materials through hands-on exploration.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Your mission is to create a tasty snack. However, sound is your enemy! Assemble your ingredients without making too much noise or face the consequences.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 17, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Large Meeting Room
Enjoy a variety of old games and activities like LiteBrite and Kerplunk (among others) that will have you feeling totally rad – 1990’s-style.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 10:45am
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room A
Join Emmanuel of Soul Rhythm African Drumming for an entertaining, rhythm-filled journey that uses drumming and body percussion to teach about African culture and music.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Anythink Perl Mack
Go on an adventure to rescue an ancient artifact with Science Heroes. Help conduct exciting STEM experiments by changing variables, making predictions and comparing your results.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Anythink Brighton
We are taking Storytime on the road. Meet your Children’s Guides at the park for a fun adventure filled with songs and stories.

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Step into the spotlight and unleash your inner actor in this dynamic acting workshop. Using costumes, props and just a sprinkle of lines, become the star of the show.

Thu, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Large Meeting Room
Learn all about fluorescent minerals from Geologist Danielle Olinger, then have fun painting your own rocks to reflect the minerals you learned about. Appropriate for adults.

Thu, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Study Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Rescheduled
Thu, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Thursday, July 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle!

Thu, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
New venue Anythink Wright Farms
Craft a walking stick for the journey ahead. Create a hiking stick or a fantasy staff or anything else you can imagine. The choice is yours!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Anythink Commerce City
Get your hands on real bison bones and assemble a bison from head to tail with the help of a Park Ranger from the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room B
Light up your life by making your own LED-lit star decoration! Construct a star from paper and wire it to make it glow. Appropriate for ages 8 to 12. Supplies are limited; registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Anythink Perl Mack
Take a game on the road! Use the xTool laser engraver to customize an Altoids tin and create a pocket-sized tic-tac-toe game. Appropriate for all ages. No advanced registration necessary.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Kay Riddle Room
Join us for our beginner-friendly Dungeons & Dragons game at Anythink Huron Street.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
The Studio at Anythink Wright Farms
Discover how to use naturally occurring materials all around you to create beautiful dyes for your fabric, clothes, yarn and more.
This event is full

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room B
Join Grasshopper Kids for an underwater adventure! This interactive story time will take littles on a journey through the ocean depths, where they’ll meet all kinds of fascinating sea creatures.

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Learn how to use Twine – a digital tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories – to create your own “choose your own adventure” game.

Fri, Jul 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
New venue Anythink Wright Farms
Craft a walking stick for the journey ahead. Create a hiking stick or a fantasy staff or anything else you can imagine. The choice is yours!
This event is full

Fri, Jul 19, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
We're busting out the popcorn for screenings of family-friendly adventure flicks from the 1980s! Appropriate for all ages (with adult discretion). Space is limited; registration required

Sat, Jul 20, 9:15am - 10:00am
Anythink Huron Street
Start your weekend off on a peaceful, relaxing note with this gentle yoga class by Bianca Biazevich.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Explore Colorado’s glowing rocks and minerals with local USGS geologist Danielle Olinger. We’ll delve into Colorado’s geological treasures and discover the science behind their radiant glow.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Commerce City
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device and pick up some tips and troubleshooting support. Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. No advanced registration necessary.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 10:15am
Anythink Brighton
Read to our wonderful volunteer therapy dog! Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Join Emmanuel of Soul Rhythm African Drumming for an entertaining, rhythm-filled journey that uses drumming and body percussion to teach about African culture and music.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:15am - 10:30am
Anythink Brighton
Read to our wonderful volunteer therapy dog! Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30am - 10:45am
Anythink Brighton
Read to our wonderful volunteer therapy dog! Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 10:45am - 11:00am
Anythink Brighton
Read to our wonderful volunteer therapy dog! Reading to a therapy dog is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read or need practice reading. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Wrap up an adventurous summer at our science-themed mySummer finale party! Dissect owl pellets, test out the buoyancy of boats made from building blocks, and take home your own crystal growing kit!

Sat, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Conference Room
Play a beginner-friendly session of a tabletop role-playing game.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Anythink Commerce City
Join us to make a custom fairy mirror with crafting expert Destiny Kelley from Woodland & Vine. Appropriate for adults. Hot materials will be used.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Bennett Community Center
Preserve the beauty of your flower garden with botanic printing. Join Corridor Creative Arts League (CCAL) for this mini botanic dying workshop led by Estelle Fleckenstein.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Perl Mack
Gain and grow lifelong cooking skills by learning from our guest chef.

Sat, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Large Meeting Room
Embark on a wild adventure with Nature’s Educators. Get up close and personal with live animal ambassadors from across the globe.

Sat, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Discuss this month’s graphic novel, “The Faint of Heart” by Kerilynn Wilson, while enjoying light refreshments. Appropriate for teens ages 16 and older, and adults. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 9:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 22, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Pick up your story at the front desk and then explore the library to fill in the plot.

Mon, Jul 22, 9:30am - 10:15am
Anythink Brighton
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. Space is limited; registration required.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Large Meeting Room
Join Stacey Lei Krauss for a guided meditation to help you let go of daily stressors and life challenges as you invite calm, focus and positivity into your life.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Backyard
Bring a blanket and head to our backyard for stories, songs and mySummer fun. Appropriate for ages 2 to 8. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Large Meeting Room
Discuss popular manga

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room A
Recover your health points (HP) to continue your summer quest!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Create a treasure chest that glows when opened. Wear clothes that can get messy.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room B
Learn to use a map and compass, then navigate your way through a course in our backyard! Appropriate for ages 9 to 12. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room A
Design a paper lantern that will become a lovely statement piece in your home to reflect your past experiences and your hopes for the future. Appropriate for adults.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Large Meeting Room
Immerse yourself in good vibrations and healing. Join sound healer Anjila Shrestha for an hour of sound bath meditation with Himalayan Singing Bowls.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Join us for a thought-provoking discussion of “A Pairing to Die For” by local author Kate Lansing. Our evening book club meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:00am - 9:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Pick up your story at the front desk and then explore the library to fill in the plot.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 10:15am
Anythink Brighton
Join Grasshopper Kids for an underwater adventure! This interactive story time will take littles on a journey through the ocean depths, where they’ll meet all kinds of fascinating sea creatures.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Programming Space
Learn how suncatchers create dazzling displays of colors, then create your own suncatcher with glass paint. All skill levels welcome.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Anythink Brighton
Join Grasshopper Kids for an underwater adventure! This interactive story time will take littles on a journey through the ocean depths, where they’ll meet all kinds of fascinating sea creatures.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Conference Room
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device in the morning. We’ll offer tips and troubleshooting to the best of our ability.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:45am - 11:15am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:45am
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Join Emmanuel of Soul Rhythm African Drumming for an entertaining, rhythm-filled journey that uses drumming and body percussion to teach about African culture and music. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Large Meeting Room
Embark on a wild adventure with Nature’s Educators. Get up close and personal with live animal ambassadors from across the globe.

Tue, Jul 23, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room A
As part of your quest, you'll need to recover your HP.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Thornton Community Park
Embark on a wild adventure with Nature’s Educators. Get up close and personal with live animal ambassadors from across the globe.

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that helped shape history. Appropriate for ages 6 to 12. Space is limited; registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
The Studio at Anythink Wright Farms
Have you ever peeked into The Studio and wondered, “What can I make or create in here?”
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Whether you're a novice or a grandmaster, drop by for a friendly game of chess. Share tips and strategies with other players. Designed for ages 8 to 15, but all ages are welcome.

Tue, Jul 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anythink Commerce City
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device and pick up some tips and troubleshooting support. Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Teen Programming Space
Hang out with friends and play games. Appropriate for tweens and teens ages 12-17. Pase el rato con sus amigxs y juega. Apropiado para edads 12-17 años de edad.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Pick up your story at the front desk and then explore the library to fill in the plot.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 11:00am
Anythink Brighton
Work as a team to complete puzzles and challenges to solve the riddle in record time.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Explore movement and rhythm through music. Littles will dance, play and use their imaginations with Uruguayan singer-guitarist Elisa Garcia.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 10:20am - 11:15am
Anythink Commerce City
Join Emmanuel of Soul Rhythm African Drumming for an entertaining, rhythm-filled journey that uses drumming and body percussion to teach about African culture and music.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Anythink Perl Mack
Join Grasshopper Kids for an underwater adventure! This interactive story time will take littles on a journey through the ocean depths, where they’ll meet all kinds of fascinating sea creatures.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Do you have what it takes to be the world’s greatest supervillain? Pot a carnivorous plant, build a mini doomsday device and create your own secret supervillain identity to become a science megamind.

Wed, Jul 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Huron Street
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, until supplies run out.

Wed, Jul 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
It's dangerous to game alone. Explore a variety of video games that will send you on adventures big and small.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Large Meeting Room
Contribute to the set design of "After The End," Anythink’s upcoming immersive theatre collaboration with The Catamounts.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Kay Riddle Room
Start your card collecting quest with us!

Thu, Jul 25, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Pick up your story at the front desk and then explore the library to fill in the plot.

Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 10:15am
Anythink Brighton
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. Space is limited; registration required.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Commerce City
Meet birds of prey and learn about their role in our ecosystems in this fun, participatory program.

Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Learn to use a map and compass, then navigate your way through a course in our backyard! Appropriate for ages 9 to 12. Space is limited; registration required.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Kay Riddle Room
Celebrate the end of an adventurous summer with activities for all ages and an ice cream social. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Celebrate the end of an adventurous summer with activities for all ages. Wear sunscreen and clothes you don’t mind getting wet.

Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Take a game on the road! Use the xTool laser engraver to customize an Altoids tin and create a pocket-sized tic-tac-toe game. Appropriate for all ages. No advanced registration necessary.

Thu, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Kay Riddle Room
Join us for our beginner-friendly Dungeons & Dragons game at Anythink Huron Street.

Thu, Jul 25, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Conference Room
Bring your current craft project and join us at any time during our drop-in hours. Get advice from other crafters and enjoy their company.

Fri, Jul 26, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Pick up your story at the front desk and then explore the library to fill in the plot.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Meeting Room B
Attend special programs intended for the youngest Anythinkers —miniThinkers! Practice early literacy skills by playing, singing, talking and writing.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Play pretend at the library as we complete everyday errands with sensory experiences. Appropriate for ages 2 to 8. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Anythink Perl Mack
Attend a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers – miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Join us to discuss the book, “Holly” by Stephen King. Appropriate for adults. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Jul 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Programming Space
Take a game on the road! Use the xTool laser engraver to customize an Altoids tin and create a pocket-sized tic-tac-toe game. Appropriate for all ages. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Learn about the art of tarot and practice your skills by doing readings for other participants. Bring your own deck or borrow one from the library to see what works best for you.

Fri, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms
Join us after-hours as we take over the library and play laser tag in the stacks.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 9:15am - 10:00am
Anythink Huron Street
Start your weekend off on a peaceful, relaxing note with this gentle yoga class by Bianca Biazevich.

Sat, Jul 27, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Learn about caves and test your careful-explorer skills as you crawl and climb through CaveSim – a crawl-through mobile cave simulator.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Large Meeting Room
Follows Rabbit as she searches for her friends during this immersive story time for families, complete with a narrator and original score performed by five orchestra musicians.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Anythink in Motion/Bookmobile
Climb into a giant inflatable sphere and race around the Hamster X-Cross Track. Bring your family together for a blast in the park with music, food, and games.

Sat, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Decorate your own glass-paneled lantern to create a unique masterpiece that will illuminate your summer nights.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Conference Room
Grab a bowl and go questing with us!

Sat, Jul 27, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Anythink Commerce City
Join us to discuss this summer’s Bookmarked Book Club read: "A Short Walk Through a Wide World," by Douglas Westerbeke.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Enjoy this magical comedy performance from the hilarious and entertaining Mark the Magician.

Mon, Jul 29, 9:00am - 9:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Backyard
Bring a blanket and head to our backyard for stories, songs and mySummer fun. Appropriate for ages 2 to 8. No advanced registration necessary.

Mon, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:00am - 9:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Share time with your little one while engaging in songs, rhymes and stories for babies and their caregivers. Appropriate for ages birth to 23 months. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Conference Room
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device in the morning. We’ll offer tips and troubleshooting to the best of our ability.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:45am - 11:15am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Programming Garage
Sing, dance, play basic instruments and move. Appropriate for ages 2 to 6. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Blast off into the past to discover the food, art, people and events that helped shape history. Appropriate for ages 6 to 12. Space is limited; registration required.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Large Meeting Room,Wright Farms Conference Room
Enjoy the fruits (or donuts!) of your adventures as we come together to celebrate our summer quests. Appropriate for all ages. Space is limited; registration required.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 17 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Anythink Commerce City
Attend a special program intended for our youngest Anythinkers—miniThinkers! We’ll provide a space to spend time with your little one in meaningful ways.

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Huron Street
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, until supplies run out.

Wed, Jul 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Swing by for a free, nutritious snack sponsored by the Food Bank of the Rockies. Available for ages 18 and under, while supplies last. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Brighton
Join us for a drop-in snack program sponsored by The Food Bank of the Rockies. Everyone 18 and under is welcome. No advanced registration necessary.

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Anythink Huron Street - Huron Street Conference Room
Make a fun accessory to wear on your next adventure! Use different paracord designs to craft your own unique survival bracelet. Appropriate for all ages. No advanced registration necessary.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Anythink Bennett - Bennett Meeting Room
Design and build your own black light terrarium. Appropriate for ages 10 and older. No advanced registration necessary.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
New venue Panera Bread
Anythink York Street offers a monthly book club in a very different style. We choose a theme for the meeting; you choose the book you want to read based on the theme and everyone discusses their book.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Commerce City
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device and pick up some tips and troubleshooting support. Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Aug 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Brighton - Brighton Meeting Room B
Participate in the election process while getting paid!

Fri, Aug 09, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Anythink Commerce City - Commerce City Meeting Room
Make a fun accessory to wear on your next adventure! Use different paracord designs to craft your own unique survival bracelet. Appropriate for all ages. No advanced registration necessary.

Tue, Aug 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Anythink Commerce City
Drop in for one-on-one help with any tech device and pick up some tips and troubleshooting support. Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. No advanced registration necessary.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Anythink Wright Farms - Wright Farms Meeting Room A
Learn proactive ways to prevent falls, optimize health and wellness, and protect your independence for safe, successful, healthy aging at home.