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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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Program Type
Library Branch
Location
Montbello Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Picking a preschool for your little learner is no small task. Fortunately, there is help. This presentation is designed to share information on how Denver families can search for quality preschools and save money on tuition through the Den...

Location
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Author Visits, History, Lectures and Presentations, Older Adults
Description:

EEncyclopaedia Britannica Executive Editor and author Theodore Pappas will take you on an exciting journey through Britannica's intriguing history. You'll see how perseverance in the face of great change and adversity is the key to success for com...

The New Faces of Representation

February 14, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations, Older Adults
Description:

As Colorado and the nation diversify demographically, our legislative bodies also reached unprecedented racial/ethnic and gender diversity. Beyond reflecting the composition of their constituencies, diversified representation has profound effects ...

Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: History, Lectures and Presentations, Performance
Description:

Historical reenactor Lonnie McCabe will bring the story of Madam C.J. Walker to life as we relive her time in Denver, Colorado during 1905. Born the daughter of formerly enslaved Africans, Walker aka Sarah Breedlove became one of the first America...

Little University for Grown-Ups

February 16, 2020
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations, Storytime
Description:

Little University for Grown-Ups is a monthly session for caregivers of children ages birth through preschool.

Location
Central Library
Floor 5, Gates Western History Reading Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Explore the fascination people have had with the Red Planet through history and into the modern era. From Percival Lowell's canals and oases to more recent NASA exploration and mapping, Dr. Hynek, an Associate Professor with the CU Geosciences Dep...

Marijuana 101

February 19, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location
Park Hill Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Business, Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Recreational marijuana has been legal for 5 years in Denver. Learn from an expert from the Office of Marijuana Policy about how it all works, what are the lessons learned, and future challenges.

The Big Count: The Politics of the 2020 Census

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Take a closer look at the current and historic politics of the Census, from who to count, what to ask, and why it matters. Learn about the political and policy implications of the decennial enumeration of the U.S. population, and why, as always, i...

Location
Montbello Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Animals, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Celebrate Bird Feeding Month by meeting 3 bird ambassadors and learn general information about them. 

Where do birds live? What do they eat? What tools do they use to hunt and feed?

Online Health Resources 101

February 27, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers and Tech, Health and Wellness, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Overwhelmed by the amount of medical information online? We'll discuss tips on how to evaluate medical sites as well as go over the health-related databases you can access for free with your library card. 

Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Author Visits, History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Mona Siegel is the author of the new book Peace on Our Terms: The Global Battle for Women's Rights After the First World War, which recounts the extraordinary story of women from around the world who stood up and demanded social, ...

Location
Central Library
Floor 5, Gates Conference Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Take a closer look at the current and historic politics of the Census, from who to count, what to ask, and why it matters.  Learn about the political and policy implications of the decennial enumeration of the U.S. population, and why, as alw...

The New Faces of Representation

March 5, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations, Older Adults
Description:

As Colorado and the nation diversify demographically, our legislative bodies also reached unprecedented racial/ethnic and gender diversity. Beyond reflecting the composition of their constituencies, diversified representation has profound effects ...

Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers and Tech, Lectures and Presentations, Older Adults
Description:

Learn how to navigate commonly used features on your Windows, Android, or Apple smartphone or tablet. Afterwards, there will be time for answering your questions. Please bring your own device.

Upcoming Session:
Tuesda...

Recycling & Composting 101

March 10, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
Woodbury Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, DIY, Gardening, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:

Ecocycle will share ways you can help Denver increase its recycling and composting rate. Learn what to do with even the trickiest of trash items.

College Admissions 101

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Finance, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

Let a former college admissions director answer all your questions and dispel any myths.  How soon should you start planning (academically)?  How can you best help your young adult prepare?  Is out-fo-state even possible?

Location
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Description:

Join Dr. Steve Rissman, MSU Denver Men's Health expert, to hear a unique perspective on why we see so few true "kings" in our world, instead overrun by patho-adolescence, and a lack of maturity in our male leaders. We'll discuss the soci...

Conversation for the Ages: The Past

March 14, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location
Park Hill Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Health and Wellness, Lectures and Presentations
Description:

What do we owe to each other? How do we talk about what matters most? Engage in one or all of our monthly discussions using classic and contemporary texts as springboards for talking about pressing issues.

Little University for Grown-Ups

March 15, 2020
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Lectures and Presentations, Storytime
Description:

Little University for Grown-Ups is a monthly session for caregivers of children ages birth through preschool.

Location
Montbello Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Animals, Dance, Lectures and Presentations, Music, STEM
Description:

Meet live bugs with the Butterfly Pavilion and learn about which bugs you might find outside your home or library through dramatic play and music.

Limited to 20 participants.