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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
Location
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Cousins Gallery
Age Groups: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit
Description
Little Brown Skin Girls is a phrase that was commonly ‘tossed’ around in the family of artist Lia Nelson-James. It was used as a term of endearment as well as identification. This exhibit gives a voice to girls/women of color, telling stories or reco...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
A beginner genealogy class designed to help you get started researching your African American ancestors. Topics covered include: challenges of researching African American ancestors, importance of census records and discovering online resources. F...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Learn more about how DNA testing can help with genealogical research. Includes understanding the testing process and reading the results. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit the website www.bgsgden.org ...
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 dia...
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....

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Kid
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations, STEM
Description
What are polymers? In this program, students will explore polymers through a set of demonstrations and hands-on activities. They will learn what types of materials are polymers and how these materials impact their everyday lives. Students will make a...
Description
The Library is closed in observance of Independence Day.
Branches
Central Library, Athmar Park Branch Library, Ross-Barnum Branch Library, Bear Valley Branch Library, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library, Bookmobile, Ross-Broadway Branch Library, Byers Branch Library, Ross-Cherry Creek Branch Library, Decker Branch Library, Eugene Field Branch Library, Ford-Warren Branch Library, Green Valley Ranch Branch Library, Hadley Branch Library, Hampden Branch Library, Montbello Branch Library, Park Hill Branch Library, Pauline Robinson Branch Library, Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library, Sam Gary Branch Library, Schlessman Family Branch Library, Smiley Branch Library, Ross-University Hills Branch Library, Valdez-Perry Branch Library, Virginia Village Branch Library, Westwood Branch Library, Woodbury Branch Library

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, STEM
Description
The 2018 Maker Challenge starts June 1, stop by the library and make/create something, work on something or get help submitting your maker project during our drop in hours for a chance to win a prize!  For more information contact the Bl...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Kid, Teen
Program Type: Cooking and Food, Lectures and Presentations, STEM
Description
Bugs for dinner?! This program reveals how common bug-eating really is in our lives and in other cultures around the world. Journey with us as we travel across the globe, meet live animals, and – if you dare – even taste-test a bug! Bone(less) appéti...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Kid
Program Type: History and Genealogy, Lectures and Presentations, STEM
Description
Explore science and society through Colorado’s “hidden” history. This presentation focuses on the science and geography of the ancient and historic people of Colorado, while increasing awareness of the cultural heritage and diversity of our state. ...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
A beginner genealogy class designed to help you get started researching your African American ancestors. Topics covered include: challenges of researching African American ancestors, importance of census records and discovering online resources. F...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Learn more about how DNA testing can help with genealogical research. Includes understanding the testing process and reading the results. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit the website www.bgsgden.org ...
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 dia...
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....
Registration
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Social Events
Registration Details
Registration is required
13 seats remaining
Description
Celebrate your curls & coils, braids, twists, locs, etc. while you make your own painterly masterpiece. Local artist Christine Fontenot will guide you as you explore your creativity in color.  All supplies provided. No art-making e...
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...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 2, Archive and Research Room
Age Groups: Kid
Program Type: Animals, History and Genealogy, Lectures and Presentations, STEM
Description
What can you tell about a dinosaur’s behavior by examining fossils of its teeth? Just how many teeth did a T-Rex have? How did Stegosaurus protect itself from Allosaurus? Students will examine fossils and explore the lives of dinosaurs; how they hunt...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Kid
Program Type: Animals, Lectures and Presentations, STEM
Description
Kids role play and explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, kids learn how to take care of a pet and use instruments that real veterinarians use. For more information contact the Blair-Caldwe...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Foyer
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit, Lectures and Presentations, Social Events
Description
Light refreshments, games, door prizes and a free gift will be available to attendees. The “Botanical Expressions” exhibit will display an array of botanical (of or related to plants or botany) inspired quilts mounted on canvas, traditional as wel...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...

Drop In Tech Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Computers and Tech
Description
Need help navigating the internet, email or social networks like Facebook? Have questions about your phone or tablet? Want to know how to access eBooks on any device? Drop by to get your questions answered and learn how to use tech more effectiv...