Arts and Crafts

Beginning Knitting

Arts and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Meeting Room

Join our knitting/crochet circle for a beginner's class. Learn basic stitches in both crafts. You will be able to make scarves, hats and other accessories by the end of the three sessions.

Open Sewing Lab

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

Enjoy 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.

International Dot Day

Arts and Crafts
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate the beloved children’s book The Dot, by Peter H. Reynolds, with the millions of people around the world creating and celebrating all that creativity inspires and invites. Join the growing global community of creativity champions using their talents, gifts by creating various art projects for toddlers, adults, and everyone in between!

Toy Hack

Arts and Crafts
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Room.

We'll provide the toys, hacksaws, vices, and glue guns. You bring the creativity. Tear apart old toys and reassemble them into something new. Registration is required. Call 720-865-0325 x2 or email asksamgarylibrary@denverlibrary.org to register. This program is open to students in grades 6 to 12.

Family Lantern Making Party - CANCELLED

Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Meeting Room

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.
Get ready for the Rosedale/Harvard Gulch Neighborhood Association's Annual Lantern Festival, coming up on September 26, by joining us for lantern crafting and family fun. Make a lantern to take to the festival, or simply make one to enjoy at home. All are welcome and no registration is required.

Madame Defarge's Knitting Salon- Mughuggers Fingerless Gloves

Arts and Crafts
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fresh City Lounge- Level 1

How can you look even cooler while you are hanging out in Starbuck’s and writing your screenplay? Wear fingerless gloves that give you an air of brilliant pauper mixed with Johnny Depp/Sweeney Todd’ishness. Be envied. Be talked about. Have chic hand warmer gloves for the winter. Use them to hug your mugs. Janny Potter teaches a great intermediate knitters workshop with a versatile pattern that is great for men or women. Materials list will be provided with registration confirmation. Registration is required. Please register online or call 720-865-1206.

Unwind on Fridays

Arts and Crafts
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fresh City Lounge- Level 1

Talented knitting and crochet instructor Margaret Williams is taking charge of our Friday lunchtime knitting circle. She’ll be offering patterns for several blankets that can be made for baby gifts, or with a little adjustment, into lap afghans. Seriously chic patterns, great yarns and a fun, relaxing way to spend your Friday lunch hour. Work on a new blanket pattern or bring your own project to work on! Get out of your cubicle jungle, grab some lunch and hang out in the Fresh City Lounge. No Registration Required
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#unwind
Photo credit: Altadena Green

Drive-In Movie Afternoon

Arts and Crafts
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a fun afternoon as we turn our meeting room into a pretend drive-in. Kids will make custom designed cars out of cardboard boxes and then enjoy cartoons in our homemade drive-in theater. Popcorn and snacks for all!

Coloring for Grown-Ups, Part II

Arts and Crafts
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Coloring stimulates brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity. De-stress to the sounds of soothing music, and jumpstart your creativity as line and color flow from your pen.
All supplies provided.

Funky Washer Necklaces

Arts and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Create a necklace made from washers, pretty images and a 3D lacquer to give it a raised glossy finish.
All supplies provided.

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