Journey to Space, Health, or Crafts--And Take a Picnic!
There are offerings for whatever you want to learn this week through Fresh City Life My Branch! Hungry? Try Picnic Foods tonight, July 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Schlessman. Learn to liven up your picnics or hikes with dishes that everyone will love! Recipes and samples included! Or maybe you're thinking of changing the way you eat. Check out an option with Going Raw: Health and Nutritional Benefits of a Raw Food Diet with Denver Urban Homesteading on Saturday, July 16 at 3:00 p.m. at the Ross-University Hills Branch.
Ready to leave the rain and the heat for a different climate? Check out a whole new world--literally--with Dawn at Vesta on Saturday, July 16 at 11:00 a.m. at Schlessman. NASA's Dawn spacecraft will arrive at asteroid Vesta this month. Learn all about the ion engine propelling the mission, science instrumentation, and how Dawn will contribute to our understanding of the solar system with interactive simulations and hands on activities. The Space Shuttle program may be winding down, but we're still exploring the universe--find out how!
Been faithful about riding your bike for fun and exercise, but now want to know more about how to maintain it? Come to the Bicycle Clinic on Saturday, July 16 at 2:00 p.m. at the Smiley Branch. Peter Roper will cover the ABCs of bike care--Air-Brakes-Chain, cleaning and fixing your bike, what tools and parts you need, and bicycle safety and the latest Colorado laws affecting cyclists. BYOB--bring your own bike and/or questions!
Does your garden or yard need just 1 more thing to make it perfect? Create this heart from wire and stone that will beautify any outdoor (or indoor!) space! Space is limited, please register: 720-865-0000. Sunday, July 17 at 2:00 p.m. at Schlessman.
Check out the complete Fresh City Life My Branch schedule for events later this summer, including Mahjongg, Mark Twain, Colorado authors, sewing, travel, and terrariums!
All DPL locations will be closed November 27, and will close at 4 p.m. November 26. The Westwood Branch Library will be closed November 27-30. More...