Adult

Active Minds: Franklin Delano Roosevelt

History and Genealogy
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Reflecting on Roosevelt's presidency, his biographer commented that FDR "brought the United States through the Great Depression and World War II to a prosperous future. He lifted himself from a wheelchair to lift the nation from its knees." Join Active Minds as we look at the life and leadership of one of our nation's most admired presidents and examine how his legacy is currently viewed (for better or worse) through the lens of our recent challenges.
Active Minds

Storytelling with Shirley Stafford

Author Visits and Writing
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Take a break from the heat and join this family-friendly session with master storyteller Shirley Stafford. You'll experience original stories, songs and tales from around the world.

Load It Up!

Computers and Tech
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Baffled by eBooks or other technology? Bring your device - tablet, smartphone, laptop - and a tech-savvy librarian will help get you reading, or just answer your technology questions.

Monday Night Knitting

Arts and Crafts
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn to knit, or improve your knitting technique, while socializing and watching classic martial arts flicks. Bring your own knitting project or try something new with the option of donating practice projects.

Mitch Handelsman: The Life of Charlie Burrell: Breaking the Color Barrier in Classical Music

Author Visits and Writing
6:30 pm

Charlie Burrell is a musical pioneer and one of the first African-American classical musicians in the nation. He broke the color barrier in classical music - right here in Denver!-- while maintaining a career as a jazz musician. Mitch Handelsman will talk about Charlie's life and the genesis of his book.

Book Chat

Book Clubs
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Do you find yourself constantly asking people what they are reading? Do you love talking to people about books, poems, and essays? We'll chat about what we are reading and maybe even read aloud for a bit. Just sit and listen -- or share!

Man of 1000 Songs

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

Get a taste of the astounding variety of music solo acoustic entertainer Rob Wivchar performs. Select your favorites from his vast repertoire, just like a live jukebox!

Microsoft Word: Collaborative Documents

Computers and Tech
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Large Classroom, Community Technology Center - Level 4

Working with a group of people on a document can be tricky. Take a look at some tools like Comments, Track Changes & Protect Document that make the process easier. Basic Word skills required.

Computer Basics: Email I

Computers and Tech
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Large Classroom, Community Technology Center - Level 4

Sign up for a Gmail email account and learn how to send and receive email.

ideaLAB Adult Open Lab

Computers and Tech
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 18+) ideaLAB is your digital media lab and makerspace. 3D printers. Music. Video and photography. Art & Design. Games. Crafts. Electronics. Coding and web development. Come hang out and make stuff.

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