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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

Exhibit: Word | Image | Object

All Day 7/2 - 12/31
Location
Central Library
Floor 5, Gates Western History Reading Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Exhibit
Description:
Word | Image | Object curated by  Alicia Bailey, Director, Abecedarian Artists’ Books and Brian Trembath, Special Collections Librarian, Denver Public Library On display through December 31, 2019 On view in the Gates Reading Room July thr...
Location
Central Library
Floor 5, Western History Art Gallery
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Exhibit
Description:
An exhibition of paintings and watercolors by Denver artist Trine Bumiller, depicting elements of landscapes from national parks and monuments. Through abstract images and details from different perspectives, she evokes memory of place, spanning time...

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...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 6, 2019
1:00pm - 5:30pm
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 6, 2019
1:00pm - 5:30pm
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. ...

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 6, 2019
1:00pm - 6:00pm
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. ...
Location
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Animals, History
Description:
See an amazing museum without ever leaving Denver! Draper Natural History Museum staff in Cody, Wyoming will give viewers a virtual tour and lecture about four habitats in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosysystem. We'll visit immersive exhibits that highl...

Together We Count: 2020 Census

December 6, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
The census is coming and you count! Participating in the 2020 Census will benefit your community, your children and the entire state of Colorado. Hear about how to participate and why the census matters to you.

ideaLAB Open Lab

December 6, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
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!

Imagination Station

December 6, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Location
Decker Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for a drop-in playtime on Thursdays and Fridays from 3-5:30 p.m. Children ages 6 months to 5 years are welcome. Caregivers must remain in the room with their children. 
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
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, Social Events
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 dond...

Indoor Snowball Fight

December 6, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Location
Athmar Park Branch Library
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Join us for hot chocolate, snowman building, and an indoor snowball fight!

After School is Cool

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
Meeting Room (Full Room)
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Animals, Arts and Crafts, Book Clubs, Computers and Tech, Cooking and Food, Dance, DIY, Games and Gaming, Gardening, More Fun Stuff, Movies, Music, Performance, STEM, Writing
Description:
Fun daily after school program ideal for children ages 8-12. Activities include art, crafts, cooking, games, STEM, and more. Calendar provided inside the library.  Space is limited to 20 participants. Must have handstamp from Ask Desk near the p...

After School Is Cool (ASIC)

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Bear Valley Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Cooking and Food, Games and Gaming, STEM
Description:
Fun daily after school program ideal for children ages 8-12. Activities include art, crafts, cooking, games, STEM, and more. Space is limited to 20 participants, first come first served.

Silly Snowman Stick

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Montbello Branch Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Create a cute snowman with a paint stir stick.

4teens@4

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Teen
Program Type: Games and Gaming
Description:
A fun program each week for teens. Ideal for ages 11-18

Game Day

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Kid, Teen
Program Type: Games and Gaming
Description:
Game on! Gather around for great board games, legos, Wii U, Nintendo Switch and XBOX ONE. No registration required. Free snacks!

Friday Fun

December 6, 2019
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Location
Pauline Robinson Branch Library
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Games and Gaming
Description:
It's Friday.  Come hang out with your friends and have some fun.

Level Up: Indoor Snowball Fight

December 6, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Athmar Park Branch Library
Ages: Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Join us for this teen program including hot chocolate, snowman building, and an indoor snowball fight!

Buttons and Beer at ReCreative Denver

December 6, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Stop by ReCreative Denver on First Friday and visit the Byers Branch Library table to create with our button makers. Bring your own image or use one from our eclectic selection. Now with bottle opener keychains!
Registration
Location
RiNo Art District - Pop Up
Ages: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Cooking and Food, More Fun Stuff, Social Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Just in time for the holiday party season, Tammy Abramovitz -- named by Salonniere as one of the top 100 hosts in the United States – will teach you how to distinguish yourself with impeccable manners, how to host with aplomb and how to be a guest th...
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Exhibit, Social Events
Description:
Come see our fantastic staff's artwork on display at the Hampden Branch Library! The works will be on display from December 7th through January 11th. 

Walk With a Doc

December 7, 2019
8:00am - 9:00am
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health and Wellness
Description:
Learn about important health topics, then walk and get fit, side-by-side with doctors, nurses and your friends. Free blood pressure checks, giveaways and refreshments. For more information, visit denver.walkwithadoc.org ...

Coffee & Conversation

December 7, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Location
Bear Valley Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Social Events
Description:
Enjoy refreshments with your neighbors while playing board games or browsing books. We’ll be on hand to listen to your thoughts on the library and the community. ...

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.