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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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Active Minds: Mount Everest

September 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
In 2015, a massive earthquake in Nepal triggered the deadliest avalanche in the history of Everest climbing. As the tallest mountain in the world, Everest holds a special place in the minds and hearts of many. It has religious significance for inhabi...

Beards, Banned Books and Bikes at Epic Ryde

September 28, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Location
RiNo Art District - Pop Up
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds, Book Clubs, Health and Wellness, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Denver Public Library is teaming up with Epic Ryde to highlight Banned Books week -- a yearly event that centers on books that have faced challenges to be removed from public and school library shelves all over the country. Jump on a stationary bike ...
Registration
Location
RiNo Art District - Pop Up
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds, Book Clubs, More Fun Stuff
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
  Whether you came for the ride beforehand or not, join in for a post-ride cool down reception. Sips and nibbles provided by Denver Public Library; Epic Ryde will show you around their awesome RiNo studio. Ride is from 1-2, reception...

Active Minds: Ragtime & the Music of Scott Joplin

October 10, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
Join Active Minds for a musical journey into the world of Ragtime and Scott Joplin.  We will examine its origins in African American traditions, emergence among Tin Pan Alley tunes, and surge in popularity in the early 20th century. We will also...

Active Minds: Spain

October 12, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Central Library
Floor 7, Training Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds, History, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
From its heights as the dominant country in the world in the 16th century, Spain currently struggles with a high debt burden and separatist challenges from Catalonia. Join Active Minds as we explore the roots and legacy of the Spanish Empire and how ...

Active Minds: Ukraine

October 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
Seventy years of Soviet control of Ukraine ended in 1991 with the collapse of the Soviet Union. During that time Ukraine suffered extensive famines, deportation of its citizens, and repopulation of its country by ethnic Russians. After independence, ...

Active Minds: Colorado Ghost Stories

October 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
Join Active Minds as we tiptoe through the haunted houses and ghoulish graveyards of the area. We will tell the ghost stories associated with the Stanley Hotel, Cheesman Park, the Molly Brown House, and more as we visit the past and the past visits w...
Location
Central Library
Floor 7, Training Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
As we mark the hundred year anniversary of the Treaty of Versailles and the end of World War I, join Active Minds for a look at how the agreements made at the Paris Peace Conference after “the Great War” sowed the seeds of conflict soon thereafter, a...

Active Minds: Zimbabwe

November 14, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
On November 15th, 2017, the then President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe was removed from power via a military coup. Current President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces a challenging transition following a leader who was both oppressive and beloved by many. Join ...

Active Minds: Italy

November 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
After last year’s contentious election that included rumblings about possibly leaving the European Union, Italy has formed a fragile government under the leadership of Giuseppi Conte. Join Active Minds as we review the rich history of ...
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Active Minds
Description:
Fifty years ago this July, the United States landed the first manned space mission on the moon. Join Active Minds as we reflect on President Kennedy's challenge, the space race, the Apollo Mission, and the role NASA has played since the lunar landing...