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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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Sugar Skulls with Mandy Medrano

October 8, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Virginia Village Branch Library
Mead Meeting Room
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Participants will decorate their very own pre-molded sugar skull using a variety of materials. The sugar skull can be used for a Día De Los Muertos altar or home decoration, and can be reused.  
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 2, Collaborative Area
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit, History, More Fun Stuff, Social Events, Other
Description:
Honoring the Corn Mothers and our ancestors. Engage in a lively interactive community building workshop with students from MSU Denver department of Chicana and Chicano Studies Journey Through Our Heritage program and Corn Mother Master Mexican folklo...

Dia de Los Muertos-A Living Tradition

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Athmar Park Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
Skeletons everywhere! Why is no one scared? Students will learn about the tradition of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) from its Aztec roots to the modern celebration influenced by Spanish colonization. Students will learn about important items p...

Día de los Muertos Community Workshop

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 2, Collaborative Area
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Exhibit, History, More Fun Stuff, Other
Description:
Engage in a lively interactive community building workshop with students from MSU Denver Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies Journey Through Our Heritage program. Come create fantastic and colorful calaveras de azúcar utilizing paint, ...

Día de los Muertos at Schlessman

October 28, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location
Schlessman Family Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Dance, Immigrant Services, Music
Description:
Día de los Muertos - do you know about the cultural significance of one of the biggest holidays in Mexico and the music that is associated with it? Or the costumes that are adorned during this multiday celebration. Join us at the Schlessman Family br...

Sugar Skull

October 29, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Location
Westwood Branch Library
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Decorate a sugar skull for Día de los Muertos. For children ages 8 to 12 years old Registration Required   ...

Sugar Skulls

November 1, 2019
3:45pm - 4:45pm
Location
Athmar Park Branch Library
Ages: Kid
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Celebrate Día de Los Muertos with us by decorating sugar skulls!

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

November 2, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Foyer
Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Cooking and Food, Dance, Music
Description:
Dia de Los Muertos is a celebration of life and death. Millions of people show their respect for deceased family members by celebrating and honoring their lives through music, food, and dance. The Chicano Humanities and Art Council Gallery will prese...

Día de los Muertos Storytelling

November 2, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 2, Collaborative Area
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Author Visits, Storytime, Other
Description:
Storytelling by Master Storyteller Rita Wallace-Flores.  
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Outreach (private event only)
Description:
Denver's best museums are open until 10 pm, and admission is FREE! Swing by the History Colorado Center to celebrate Día de los Muertos. Get your face painted, listen to mariachi music, and add to the community altar. Plus, explore our exhibits, ente...

Level Up: Sugar Skulls

November 8, 2019
5:00pm - 5:45pm
Location
Athmar Park Branch Library
Ages: Teen
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Description:
Celebrate Día de Los Muertos with us by decorating sugar skulls!