Colorado history comes alive as we explore a Time Travel Trunk created by Denver Public Library's Western History and Genealogy Department.
Become a historic preservationist! Build your own city and learn about saving historic structures, the evolution of a city and the importance of historic preservation. Perfect inspiration for your entry for the Denver Public Library LEGO® contest! Limited to the first 20 participants.
Lights, camera, action!
Play-Ground Theatre will collaborate with After School is Cool (ASIC) students ages 7 and up at Valdez-Perry Branch Library this spring to create an original play to be performed on Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m.
Founders of Play-Ground Theatre, Mia Sole and Jeff Haycock, will lead acting games, character exploration, dance, singing and rehearsal for this one-of-a-kind spring performance.
Attendance at all six sessions, including the final performance, is strongly encouraged.
Day 1: Monday, April 25, 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Day 2: Wednesday, April 27, 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Challenge your neighbors to a lively game of Family Feud! Bilingual program (English and Spanish).
Learn about how to make a 3D model and have it printed. Attendance limited to the first 20 participants. For ages 8-12.
Love to read books about real things? Then this book club is for you! We’ll explore through discussion, hands-on activities, and more. Each club meeting will focus on a different non-fiction topic. You can read one or both of the club selections for each meeting.
October Titles: Here There Be Monsters: The Legendary Kraken and the Giant Squid by H.P. Newquist or Giant Squid: Searching for a Sea Monster by Mary M. Cerullo
Love to read books about real things? This book club is for you! We’ll explore through discussion, hands-on activities, and more. Each club meeting will focus on a different non-fiction topic. You can read one or both of the club selections for each meeting.
June Titles: Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives by Elizabeth Rusch or Everything Volcanoes and Earthquakes by Kathy Furgang
Screenwriter and author Kerry Gleason will discuss his experience developing an action-adventure biopic about the life of Frederick Douglass. His presentation will include passages from the script and it’s progress from conception to awards.