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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
Denver skyline image

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

Little University: Diwali Craft and Music

October 22, 2019
11:30am - 12:00pm
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
Learn a bit about Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, and create a traditional rangoli using paper shapes. All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their caregivers.
Location
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Description:
Strum, beat, and play your way through the Swallow Hill Music Instrument Petting Zoo! We provide a hands-on experience led by our knowledgeable staff of ‘zookeepers.’ Kids and their caretakers can try out ukuleles, hand drums, guitars, mandolins, ban...

Little University: Bones!

October 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Health and Wellness, Other
Description:
Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes!  Our activities change from week to week, so please check back for specific details. THIS WEEK: How many bones are in our bodies? Why do bones break? What would we look like if we ...

Little University: Wildlife Is Everywhere!

October 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Location
Montbello Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations, Other
Description:
Did you know that wildlife is everywhere? Yes, wildlife includes bigger animals like elk and elephants, but you can find wildlife near your home and in your neighborhood. Join Rocky Mountain National Park to learn about the wildlife that live in the ...

Little University : For The Love Of Hats!

October 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location
Ross-Broadway Branch Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Storytime
Description:
A Very Special Storytime featuring Hats! We will sing hat songs, do hat dances, read hat books, and make huge newspaper hats. Come in style! Wear your favorite beret, hood, beanie, cap, fedora, fez, cloche, trilby, Stetson, or bonnet.  &nbs...
Location
Schlessman Family Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Cooking and Food, Storytime, Other
Description:
  Proper nutrition helps us all be better learners.  Young children will make a healthy recipe together, and then enjoy eating it!  Please notify instructor of any allergies or aversion!   *NOTE!  Not all families celebrate ...

Little University for Grownups: How to Pick a Book

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Location
Ross-Broadway Branch Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Other
Description:
Hear from our storytime staff how to choose appropriate books for your kids. What’s age appropriate? What do we look for when looking for the best books to read and recommend to your kids? What’s trending and popular? Discuss favorite books, authors ...

Little University

October 27, 2019
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: STEM, Storytime
Description:
All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their caregivers. THIS WEEK: PROCESS ART with ABRAKADOODLE Get messy with Abrakadoodle! Little ones create a universe where they are the astronaut.  ...
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
This Book Stars experience imagines an astronaut’s rocket trip through the solar system. Presented in English and Spanish. Concepts explored: Science, Patterns All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their caregiv...
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Ages: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations, Research Skills
Description:
Learn five points on how readers develop and leave with a couple of tips to find great beginning readers. Activities for children provided.
Location
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Live animals!! Learning about different animals expands little ones’ vocabulary and diversifies their learning opportunities. We will meet three live animals and may be able to touch one at the end of the program.
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Health and Wellness, Other
Description:
Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes!  Our activities change from week to week, so please check back for specific details. THIS WEEK: Connect with your little one through a series of mindfulness activities, fun st...

Little University

November 3, 2019
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: STEM, Storytime
Description:
This Week:  CREATIVE MOVEMENT with the COLORADO BALLET We will fine tune our gross motor skills during this exciting dance program! All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their caregivers. ...
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice left & right, stopping & starting, and other gross motor skills! This lively program uses soccer balls but does not require soccer skills or experience. All equipment provided. Presented in English and Spanish. All activities are ...

Little University

November 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes!  Our activities change from week to week, so please check back for specific details.

Little University: Watercolor Salt Painting

November 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Location
Montbello Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, STEM
Description:
See what happens when paper, salt, paint, and water come together! Make predictions and talk about your observations as you create, explore, and experiment with these materials.  
Location
Schlessman Family Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: STEM, Storytime, Other
Description:
Science and technology are priority subjects in school, though it is never too early to begin learning!  We will work with our neighborhood museum to learn about aeronautics, and then complete a related craft together. ...

Little University

November 10, 2019
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: STEM, Storytime
Description:
This Week:   WHAT’S IN A DOCTOR’S BAG with LITTLE MEDICAL SCHOOL We will learn about the instruments doctors use, seeing what they look like and what they do! All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their ...

Little University

November 12, 2019
11:30am - 12:00pm
Location
Ross-Barnum Branch Library
Meeting Room #1
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Other
Description:
Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes!  Our activities change from week to week, so please check back for specific details. All activities are suitable for children ages birth through preschool and their caregivers. ...

Little University: Craft time!

November 12, 2019
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Location
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Dance, Storytime
Description:
A fun craft activity will be provided while one of our Children's librarians will be discussing transitional reading books with caregivers.

Little University for Grownups

November 12, 2019
5:00pm - 5:30pm
Location
Hadley Branch Library
Community Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Do you have a child who is or will be learning how to read? We’ll discuss great books for children in K - 3rd grade and how these books can help parents and caregivers support their developing readers' skills.