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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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Age
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. ...

Summer Carnival Fun at Velorama

Aug 17 @ 10:00am to
Aug 19 @ 5:00pm
RiNo Art District - Pop Up
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Social Events
Description
Denver Public Library is bringing the County Fair realness to the Velorama Festival. Take a stroll on the festival midway and then join us for an old school carny game and win prizes! Step right up! Wheelie the Book Bike will be there too - stop by t...

Ice Painting

10:00am - 3:00pm
Central Library
Floor 1, Children's Library Baron Project Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K, Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description
Take a break from the summer heat by joining us for ice painting!

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.

Summer Lunch Service

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Athmar Park Branch Library
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Cooking and Food
Description
Youth can enjoy free lunch at the library from 12-2pm Monday through Saturday! This program is limited to 18 years old and younger. 

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.

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. ...

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.

Back to School Bash

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Age Groups: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Games and Gaming, Social Events
Description
Join us for our annual Back to School Bash! Games, prizes, resources to get ready for school, snacks and more are all a part of this free community event. 

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.

Sam Gary Literary

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description
This book club will meet at Sam Gary once a month on Sundays and rotate between fiction, nonfiction, and reader's choice selections! All meetings will take place in the Sam Gary Branch Meeting Room at 2 p.m. August Title: The Newcomers: Finding Refug...

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. ...

Toddler Play and Explore

10:15am - 10:45am
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Social Events
Description
Enjoy unstructured play and social time for children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers. Enjoy a variety of developmentally appropriate toys in our warm and inviting play space. This is a great opportunity to introduce your little one t...

All Ages Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers. Craft activity immediately follows the program.

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Central Library
Floor 1, Berger Children's Pavilion
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
Meeting Room (Full Room)
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for 3-5 year olds and their parents or caregivers.

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Woodbury Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers. Play and social time immediately follow the program.
Ford-Warren Branch Library
Meeting Room #2
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers. Storytime will be presented in Spanish and English. Cuentos, canciones, rimas y diversión para niños de todas las edades y sus padres o sus cuidadores. Este prog...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Bear Valley Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for 3-5 year olds and their parents or caregivers

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers. Formerly called Book Babies. Play and social time immediately follow the program. 

Baby Play and Explore

11:15am - 11:45am
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Social Events
Description
Unstructured play and social time for babies and their caregivers. Enjoy books and developmentally appropriate toys in our warm and inviting play space. Ideal for ages 0-18 months.

Baby Storytime

11:15am - 11:45am
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers. Play and social time immediately follow the program.

Baby Storytime

11:15am - 11:45am
Ford-Warren Branch Library
Meeting Room #2
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description
Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers.