This summer, the Denver Public Library is taking Hitchcock outside – and we are throwing his best films up on the side of our building. Join us for Pop Up Film on the Side with Alfred Hitchcock classics. Seating will be provided, but you can bring pillows, blankets and yoga mats if you’d like to sit on the plaza or nearby lawn. Showtimes for all these films will be dusk.
Josiah M. Hesse is an Iowa-born journalist and refugee of the 1990s Christian youth revival movement. His work has appeared in VICE, Splitsider, The Denver Post, The Cannabist, LaughSpin, Out Front Colorado, The Spit Take, Substance, Westword, Noisey, Colorado Public Radio, Birdy, The Fix, and Suspect Press. He currently lives and writes in Denver. Book description of Carnality: ‘Over the last four years Jacob Sloan has lived naked and alone within an abandoned island hotel, smoking cannabis, eating squirrels and swimming in a lake that contains a dark secret.
Would you like to make some cash selling your garden-grown produce? You’ll learn rules for selling and best practices for growing. Free packets of vegetable seeds available for gardeners interested in the Plant a Row for the Hungry program (supply is limited).
Bask in distraction-free sewing at our open sewing lab where you can bring any project to work on. Don’t have a machine? No problem--we will have several on hand for you to use, so grab your supplies and head on over.
Have you ever wanted to go through a trapdoor to see what was behind it? What if you found a secret passage, one that was surrounded by myth and legend? Join historian Tracy Beach as she introduces you to long-lost treasures in her video presentation and book signing.
Do you love to read? Do you like to talk about books, but are too busy to read for a deadline? Do you want to hear about books that other readers have enjoyed? You are invited to this non-traditional take on book clubs. Read whatever you want and attend whenever you can, no strings attached. Share a recent read, an old favorite, or anything in between.