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Central Library

10 W. Fourteenth Ave. Pkwy.
Denver, CO 80204

Athmar Park Branch Library

1055 S. Tejon Street
Denver, CO 80223

Ross-Barnum Branch Library

3570 W. First Avenue
Denver, CO 80219

Bear Valley Branch Library

5171 W. Dartmouth Ave.
Denver, CO 80236

Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

2401 Welton St.
Denver, CO 80205

Bookmobile

Ross-Broadway Branch Library

33 E. Bayaud Avenue
Denver, CO 80209

Byers Branch Library

675 Santa Fe Dr.
Denver, CO 80204

Ross-Cherry Creek Branch Library

305 Milwaukee Street
Denver, CO 80206

Decker Branch Library

1501 S. Logan St.
Denver, CO 80210

Eugene Field Branch Library

810 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80209

Ford-Warren Branch Library

2825 High St.
Denver, CO 80205

Green Valley Ranch Branch Library

4856 N. Andes Ct.
Denver, CO 80249

Hadley Branch Library

1890 S. Grove St.
Denver, CO 80219

Hampden Branch Library

9755 E. Girard Ave.
Denver, CO 80231

Montbello Branch Library

12955 Albrook Dr.
Denver, CO 80239

Outreach/Off-site

Park Hill Branch Library

4705 Montview Blvd.
Denver, CO 80207

Pauline Robinson Branch Library

5575 E. 33rd Ave.
Denver, CO 80207

RiNo Art District - Pop Up

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library

1498 N. Irving Street
Denver, CO 80204

Sam Gary Branch Library

2961 Roslyn St.
Denver, CO 80238

Schlessman Family Branch Library

100 Poplar St.
Denver, CO 80220

Smiley Branch Library

4501 W. 46th Avenue
Denver, CO 80212

Ross-University Hills Branch Library

4310 E. Amherst Avenue
Denver, CO 80222

Valdez-Perry Branch Library

4690 Vine Street
Denver, CO 80216

Virginia Village Branch Library

1500 S. Dahlia Street
Denver, CO 80222

Westwood Branch Library

1000 S. Lowell Blvd.
Denver, CO 80219

Woodbury Branch Library

3265 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO 80211
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Program Type
Library Branch
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Cousins Gallery
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit
Description
The “Botanical Expressions” exhibit will display an array of botanical (of or related to plants or botany) inspired quilts mounted on canvas, traditional as well as larger textile works of art designed and created by members of the Rocky Mountai...

Resist

August 3 to December 31
Central Library
Floor 5, Entrance to Gates Reading Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Exhibit
Description
Photographs of Resist movement that began in January 2017. ...

Facing Rocky Flats

August 20 to October 31
Central Library
Floor 5, Western History Art Gallery
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Exhibit
Description
A history of Rocky Flats seen through images and art. ...

Mementos from Home Exhibit

September 4 to September 29
Park Hill Branch Library
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Exhibit, Immigrant Services
Description
Imagine home. Now imagine leaving that home. What would you take with you? What do you carry that is your piece of home? Mementos From Home is an audio-visual exhibit created by the Services to Immigrants and Refugees team of the Denver Public...

Tinker Studio

10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Library
Floor 1, Children's Library Baron Project Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description
Drop-in to experiment with science, art and ideas in our Project Room.
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Meets every fourth Saturday of the month except in August and December. The Black Genealogy Search Group (BGSG) provides information, speakers, presentations and seminars on genealogical research specifically affecting African-Americans in the diaspo...
Park Hill Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description
Read whatever you want and attend whenever you can. Share a recent read, an old favorite or anything in between​.

ideaLAB Open Lab

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Hadley Branch Library
ideaLab
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: STEM
Description
ideaLAB is our digital media lab and makerspace and has a wide variety of hardware and software available for you to create music, games, 3D design, art and much more. Come join us to create whatever you can imagine.

Pauline Robinson Book Club

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Pauline Robinson Branch Library
Warren D. Alexander Community Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description
Visit our DPL Book Clubs website at  https://www.denverlibrary.org/content/dpl-book-clubs#rob for our monthly titles.

Coding Basics 2

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Central Library
Floor 4, Rockwell Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Explore basic principles fundamental to every coding language through hands-on activities and games. No coding experience required. Class 1 (September 15): Basic coding concepts and terminology Class 2 (September 22): Logic and structure ...
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Other
Description
Welcoming Week brings together immigrant, refugee, and native-born Denver residents to celebrate the diversity of our city. Help us build common ground in our community by joining us for a celebration.
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The writers’ group was created to help attendees become better at capturing, organizing and compiling information that can be shared with different audiences. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit www.bgsgden....

ideaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library
Age Groups: 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, games, 3D designs, art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started.

ideaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 4:30pm
Hampden Branch Library
Age Groups: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, games, 3D designs, art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started.
Ross-Cherry Creek Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Age Groups: Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech, Film, Performance, Writing
Description
Is your child a budding comedian? Lights Camera Discover is hosting a special 3 hour workshop in which youth will learn how to write, perform and record a good joke.  Participants will be filmed and will have access to their creations follo...

Tech Help

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hampden Branch Library
Study Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Tech Help Appointments Get personalized technology assistance and instruction on your own device or a public computer. Call your library for available times and schedule your own appointment. ...
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Music
Description
Two-Hour-ish Ukulele Workshop (no experience required) Grab your ukulele (if you own one … and you should!) or borrow one of ours and come “rawk” your way into loving how versatile the ukulele can be in making music and making you happy. We will t...

Las Comadres Book Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 2, Eugene R. Lucero Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description
The Denver Network of Las Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club invites you to a book club meeting on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 1:00pm at Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library in the Eugene Lucero Meeting Room, 1498 ...

Mini Health Fair

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Description
Join us for an afternoon of healthy fun and get connected with local resources.
Byers Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description
Celebrate Welcoming Week with the Chicano Humanities and Arts Council (CHAC) Gallery as we learn about the tradition of piñatas, and decorate your own piñata to take home! We'll also have one ready for immediate use.
Central Library
Acoma Plaza
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Performance
Description
Enjoy a bit of the bard with the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Shakespeare in The Parking Lot (Acoma Plaza). Six actors perform a 45 minute abridged version of Romeo and Juliet in and around a pickup truck “set” right here in Acoma Plaza...

Baby Bear Beds

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Athmar Park Branch Library
Community Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description
Design an Altoid tin bed for a tiny baby bear.
Schlessman Family Branch Library
Community Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations
Description
There is a lot of science behind that morning cup of coffee.  ​ The type of bean used, the grind size and even the water temperature can all affect the flavors that end up in your cup.  Join Hannah Ulbrich, proprietress of our loc...

Cuentacuentos

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Judy Montero Storytime Circle
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Cuentos, canciones, rimas y diversión para niños y niñas y sus padres o sus cuidadores. Este programa se presenta en español.
Park Hill Branch Library
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Music
Description
Learn to read standard sheet music and ukulele tablature to play melodically and harmonize using chords and lyrics in this adult-level class. Get tips for buying, tuning and maintaining your ukulele. Loaner ukuleles are available. Children under 12 m...