Active Minds: ISIS

Lectures and Presentations
2:00 pm

Known variously as ISIS, ISIL, or the Islamic State, this extremist Sunni Muslim organization has horrified the world with its brutal acts of terror. Born of the political chaos of the wars in Iraq and Syria, ISIS has gained territory in that region in their pursuit to reassert the caliphate, or Islamic State. We’ll trace the rise of this group and seek to understand the challenge this represents to the region and the world.

Just Say NO to Sandwiches with Local Caterer Monica Kadillak

Lectures and Presentations
2:00 pm

Tired of packing just sandwiches for lunch? Get some new ideas for your midday meals.

No Dropped Stitches

Arts and Crafts
2:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Do you knit, crochet, macrame or kumihimo? Bring your current project to our drop-in fiber arts studio.

Altoid Tin Lockets

Arts and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Turn small metal tins into lovely, unique lockets to store your photos or other tiny precious items.

Public Art Dedication: "Clerestory"

Judy Montero Storytime Circle in the Children's Area

Join us for a dedication celebration in the children's area for light refreshments and to enjoy a unique art work!

Denver Arts & Venues’ Public Art program, in conjunction with Denver Public Library, Denver City Council and artist Ethan Jackson will dedicate a new camera obscura-based artwork, “clerestory,” by Jackson in the vaulted Storytime Tower at the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Library.

Healthy Living

Lectures and Presentations
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Community Room 3

For centuries we've known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. Now science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Bike Repair/Autumn Tune-up with the Tool Library

Life Skills
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Community Room 3

Learn basic bicycle maintenance and prepare your bike for autumn.

Ultimate Frisbee Clinic with Mile High Ultimate

Health and Wellness
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fuller Park

Find out about the basic skills necessary to play this fast-paced frisbee sport.
Meet at Ford-Warren then the clinic will take place at nearby Fuller Park.

Yoga for Adults presented by Shanti Home

Health and Wellness
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Yoga taught in a safe, fun, and supportive environment. This class has a focus on asanas (physical poses), breath work, and meditation. A limited number of mats will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring a mat, towel and water. ​

Music Performance: Jarabe Mexicano

Music Dance and Performance
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Enjoy a bilingual and educational musical performance!

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