Pop Up Hitch - The Birds (1963)

8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Acoma Plaza near the Denver Art Museum

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.

Carnality: Dancing On Red Lake with Author Josiah Hesse

Book Clubs
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Vida Ellison Gallery-Level 7

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.

Las Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club -June 27th

Books Authors and Writing
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eugene Lucero Meeting Room

Meeting every fourth Saturday of the month in the Eugene Lucero Meeting Room. No membership required. Open to everyone.

We welcome any book-lover interested in reading English-language works by Latina and Latino authors. For more information or to join the book club and view the books for upcoming months visit: Las Comadres -

Start a Front Yard Farmer's Market

Performance and Presentations
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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).

Squares for Charity

Arts and Crafts
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn to knit by making blanket squares for charity, or bring your own project to work on. Yarn and needles will be provided.

Beginning Backyard Chicken Keeping

Arts and Crafts
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you interested in keeping chickens in your backyard? We will learn how to purchase and care for hens, as well as how to apply for a license and maintain your flock. Bring any questions!

Park Hill Garden Club

Arts and Crafts
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Meet with neighborhood gardeners to swap stuff, ideas, and tips. Dig up great library resources for those at any skill level.

Open Sewing Lab

Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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.

Tracy Beach: The Tunnels Under Our Feet: Colorado’s Forgotten Hollow Sidewalks

Book Clubs
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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.

No Strings Attached Book Discussion Group

Books Authors and Writing
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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.

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