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.
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.
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.
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.