Books Authors and Writing

Comic Club

Books Authors and Writing
6:30 pm

Add your voice to the discussion on all things comic books. This month’s selection: Afterlife with Archie by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla.

Book Chat

Books Authors and Writing
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!

Teen Graphic Novel Writing Workshop

Books Authors and Writing
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Starting June 11th, Join us every Thursday from 2:00PM to 3:30PM for an 8-part Graphic Novel Writing Workshop. We'll explore the art of combining words and pictures to create a narrative. Participants will have the opportunity to have their final work collected in a printed graphic novel anthology and receive free copies. This program is open to students in grades 6 to 12.

Sit 'n' Knit

Books Authors and Writing
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Community Room

Experienced knitters, come share your knowledge. Beginners, shorten your learning curve with tips from skilled cohorts. Fiber host: Charlotte Updike.

Saturday Morning Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Community Room

Stop by for a cup a coffee and a lively discussion every other month on the second Saturday. This month’s title: Neverhome by Laird Hunt.​

Slow Reading Club

Books Authors and Writing
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Escape the fast lane, at least for an hour, by reconnecting with the benefits of reading and slow living. Bring something to read, leave the snacks to us.

Awesome Teen Activity / Actividad asombrosa para adolescentes

Books Authors and Writing
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Your library staff have come up with a great summer teen program! Ask at the desk for more details! For grades 6-12. No registration is required.

¡El personal de la biblioteca ha creado un programa genial para los adolescentes! Pide más información en el mostrador. Para los jóvenes del 6º a 12º grado.

Author Visit: Tracy Beach

Books Authors and Writing
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Historian Tracy Beach will present on the amazing life of Madame Laura Evens and the history of prostitution in Colorado. And, as a special bonus, Beach will have on display her collection of vintage prostitute clothing dating from 1890-1949, including shoes, fur coats, hats and other artifacts.

Engage Fridays: Short Article Discussion Group

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

A short article discussion group, perfect for our busy lives and short attention spans. This session: “The Spy Who Fired Me” by Esther Kaplan, Harper’s Magazine, March 2015. Get your copy on hold today, or read it on Zinio!

Kids' Super Cool Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

What is it? Join this reading group for kids who are going into grades 3 - 5 that meets to discuss super cool books! Registration is required. You may stop by the reference desk or call (720) 865-0955 beginning on June 1 to reserve your space!
Pick up your first book at the reference desk (hopefully on the day you register). You may take home one book at a time. If you take a book, we’ll plan to see you at the discussion. Limited to 12 kids per session so don’t delay!
For information on the books we’re reading, please pick up a flier at our branch.

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