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Denver Public Library - Central Library exterior

Central Library

10 W. Fourteenth Ave. Pkwy.
Denver, CO 80204
Denver Public Library - Athmar Park branch exterior

Athmar Park Branch Library

1055 S. Tejon Street
Denver, CO 80223
Denver Public Library - Ross Barnum Branch exterior

Ross-Barnum Branch Library

3570 W. First Avenue
Denver, CO 80219
Denver Public Library - Bear Valley branch exterior

Bear Valley Branch Library

5171 W. Dartmouth Ave.
Denver, CO 80236
Denver Public Library - Blair-Caldwell branch exterior

Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

2401 Welton St.
Denver, CO 80205
Denver Public Library - Bookmobile

Bookmobile

Denver Public Library - Ross-Broadway branch exterior

Ross-Broadway Branch Library

33 E. Bayaud Avenue
Denver, CO 80209
Denver Public Library - Byers branch exterior

Byers Branch Library

675 Santa Fe Dr.
Denver, CO 80204
Denver Public Library - Ross-Cherry Creek branch exterior

Ross-Cherry Creek Branch Library

305 Milwaukee Street
Denver, CO 80206
Denver Public Library - Decker branch exterior

Decker Branch Library

1501 S. Logan St.
Denver, CO 80210
Denver Public Library - Eugene Field branch exterior

Eugene Field Branch Library

810 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80209
Denver Public Library - Ford Warren branch exterior

Ford-Warren Branch Library

2825 High St.
Denver, CO 80205
Denver Public Library - Green Valley Ranch branch exterior

Green Valley Ranch Branch Library

4856 N. Andes Ct.
Denver, CO 80249
Denver Public Library - Hadley branch exterior

Hadley Branch Library

1890 S. Grove St.
Denver, CO 80219
Denver Public Library - Hampden branch exterior

Hampden Branch Library

9755 E. Girard Ave.
Denver, CO 80231
Denver Public Library - Montbello branch exterior

Montbello Branch Library

12955 Albrook Dr.
Denver, CO 80239
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Outreach/Off-site

Denver Public Library - Park Hill branch exterior

Park Hill Branch Library

4705 Montview Blvd.
Denver, CO 80207
Denver Public Library - Pauline Robinson branch exterior

Pauline Robinson Branch Library

5575 E. 33rd Ave.
Denver, CO 80207
RiNo Arts District

RiNo Art District - Pop Up

Denver Public Library - Rololfo "Corky" Gonzales branch exterior

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library

1498 N. Irving Street
Denver, CO 80204
Denver Public Library - Sam Gary branch exterior

Sam Gary Branch Library

2961 Roslyn St.
Denver, CO 80238
Denver Public Library - Schlessman branch exterior

Schlessman Family Branch Library

100 Poplar St.
Denver, CO 80220
Denver Public Library - Smiley branch exterior

Smiley Branch Library

4501 W. 46th Avenue
Denver, CO 80212
Denver Public Library - Ross-University Hills branch exterior

Ross-University Hills Branch Library

4310 E. Amherst Avenue
Denver, CO 80222
Denver Public Library - Valdez-Perry branch exterior

Valdez-Perry Branch Library

4690 Vine Street
Denver, CO 80216
Denver Public Library - Virginia Village branch exterior

Virginia Village Branch Library

1500 S. Dahlia Street
Denver, CO 80222
Denver Public Library - Westwood branch exterior

Westwood Branch Library

1000 S. Lowell Blvd.
Denver, CO 80219
Denver Public Library - Woodbury branch exterior

Woodbury Branch Library

3265 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO 80211
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Library Branch

Children's Exhibit: Chickens!

All Day 9/8 - 12/24
Location
Central Library
Floor 1, Children's Library
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit, Passive Programming
Description:
Visit our chicken-themed Reading Area Exhibit featuring activities inspired by the giant chicken sculpture in the Central Library's Schlessman Hall (Andrea Greiner's Monument for the 308). Make a noise-maker that sounds just like a chi...

Saturday Cartoon Hour

December 7, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Join us every Saturday morning for a selection of family-friendly cartoons and cereal.

Tinker Studio Open Hours

December 7, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Location
Central Library
Floor 1, Children's Library Baron Project Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, STEM
Description:
Drop in for hands-on learning experiences with new materials. Children and families will explore and invent together.

Plaza Immigrant Resources

December 7, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location
Valdez-Perry Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
Description:
Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Visite este espacio comunitario donde ...

Plaza Immigrant Resources

December 7, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Research Skills
Description:
Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you're doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Visite este espacio comunitario donde ...

Family Craft: 3D Dragon

December 7, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location
Bear Valley Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Create a 3D dragon that will pop right out at you. 

Block Printing Workshop

December 7, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location
Central Library
Floor 4, SM Energy ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY
Description:
Design your own custom stamp for block printing using a variety of low and high tech tools in ideaLAB. We'll show you how you can use your new stamp for creating a greeting card, gift wrap, or poster. ...

STEM: Questbotics

December 7, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Ages: Kid
Program Type: STEM
Description:
Join us for a STEM program all about robots!

World Languages in Denver: Vietnamese

December 7, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Vietnamese is spoken by more than 76 million people worldwide. Celebrate the Vietnamese languages by learning common greetings and phrases and enjoy traditional Vietnamese tea served with authentic baked goods and desserts. ...

Toy Swap

December 7, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Social Events
Description:
Do you have toys in good condition but no longer in need? Stop by our toy swap event and refresh your toy collection. Bring a toy, grab a toy. 

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 7, 2019
12:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Hadley Branch Library
ideaLab
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY, Music, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is our digital media lab and makerspace and has a wide variety of hardware and software available for you to sew, create music, games, 3D design, art and much more. Come join us to create whatever you can imagine!

Giving Back: Fleeces for Fosters

December 7, 2019
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Animals, Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Part 1 of our Giving Back series benefits our furry friends. Join us and our partners, Luke & CO, and PawsCO to make fleece blankets for foster animals and get your dogs picture taken with Santa! All ages welcome. Please note, this event will tak...

Snowman Tin

December 7, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Design a house a for tiny snowman. Presented in English and Spanish.

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 7, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
ideaLab
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 7, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Central Library
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out hardware and software to create music, games, 3D designs, art and more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. All ages are welcome. ...

Kids Create

December 7, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Listen to a favorite children’s book, talk about the illustrations, and then create your own masterpiece. Dress for mess! Ideal for ages 3-12.

Canvas, Curls & Tiaras

December 7, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Foyer
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Make your own painterly masterpiece!  Flowers, crowns, tiaras, and jewels make a great addition to the paint on your canvas!  Local artist Christine Fontenot will guide you as you explore your creativity in color.  All supplies will be...

Plaza Immigrant Resources

December 7, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Location
Schlessman Family Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
Description:
Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Visite este espacio comunitario donde ...

Clay Bugs

December 7, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Test your sculpting skills by making tiny clay bugs!  Limited to 20 participants. ...

Tinker Studio Open Hours

December 8, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Central Library
Floor 1, Children's Library Baron Project Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, STEM
Description:
Drop in for hands-on learning experiences with new materials. Children and families will explore and invent together.

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 8, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 8, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Central Library
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out hardware and software to create music, games, 3D designs, art and more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. All ages are welcome. ...

Outer Space Craft Party

December 8, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Create some "out of this world" crafts.
Location
Ford-Warren Branch Library
Meeting Room #2
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for older adults, children of all ages, and their caregivers. Storytime will be presented in Spanish and English. Cuentos, canciones, rimas y diversión para adultos mayores, niños de todas las edades, y sus padres o sus...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 9, 2019
1:00pm - 8:00pm
Location
Central Library
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out hardware and software to create music, games, 3D designs, art and more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. All ages are welcome. ...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 9, 2019
2:30pm - 7:30pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, DIY
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 9, 2019
3:00pm - 7:30pm
Location
Montbello Branch Library
ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, STEM
Description:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...