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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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Program Type
Library Branch
Registration
Location
RiNo Art District - Pop Up
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
  This workshop is our final presentation on America’s founding documents. Though we covered these important documents during our wonder years in school, we might all benefit from a reminder of their power and the ways in which the have s...

Wheelie Goes to Taste of Colorado!

August 31, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Social Events
Description:
A Taste of Colorado has something for everyone with over 50 food vendors, 175 marketplace vendors, a Kids Zone experience, a children’s entertainment stage, over 25 national and regional musical acts, and Wheelie the Book Bike! This free weekend...

Enhancing Mobility with Denver B-cycle

August 31, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, DIY, Health and Wellness
Description:
Enhancing Mobility with Denver B-cycle Saturday, August 31, 2-3 p.m. @ Sam Gary Learn about Denver B-cycle, which is owned and operated by Denver Bike Sharing, a a 501(c)3 non-profit with the mission of enhancing mobility while promoting all asp...

Wheelie Goes to Taste of Colorado!

September 1, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Location
Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Birth-Pre-K, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Social Events
Description:
A Taste of Colorado has something for everyone with over 50 food vendors, 175 marketplace vendors, a Kids Zone experience, a children’s entertainment stage, over 25 national and regional musical acts, and Wheelie the Book Bike! This free weekend...

I Am Denver Storytelling Lab

September 5, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Location
Smiley Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Everyone has a story. What’s yours?  Your story is personal, unique and important. It might be about your family. Your city. Yourself. Without you, Denver’s story isn’t complete.  Please join the City and County of Denver, in partnership wi...

Little University : Firefighter Storytime

September 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Location
Ross-Broadway Branch Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Storytime
Description:
Stop, drop, and roll! Our local fire department is visiting to teach us about fire safety all while reading stories, singing songs, and moving! Come see a real truck!

Recycling, Composting and Trash in Denver

September 7, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Denver Recycles will present on the City’s services for recycle, compost, and trash collection in addition to seasonal programs and events. We will discuss how Stapleton can help promote best recycle and compost practices and reduce waste. ...

I am Denver Storytelling Lab

September 10, 2019
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Location
Ford-Warren Branch Library
Meeting Room #2 & #3
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Everyone has a story. What’s yours?  Your story is personal, unique and important. It might be about your family. Your city. Yourself. Without you, Denver’s story isn’t complete.  Please join the City and County of Denver, in partnership wi...

Community Conversation

September 10, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location
Decker Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Description:
  Engage with your neighbors in a Community Conversation. We’ll explore what kind of community you want to live in, and what actions can be taken to improve community life. Visit denverlibrary.org/community-engagement to join the list for our n...

Community Conversation

September 14, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Eugene Field Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Description:
Engage with your neighbors in a Community Conversation. We’ll explore what kind of community you want to live in, and what actions can be taken to improve community life. Visit denverlibrary.org/community-engagement to join the list for our next even...

I am Denver Storytelling Lab

September 14, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Central Library
Floor 4, Rockwell Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Writing
Description:
Everyone has a story. What’s yours?  Your story is personal, unique and important. It might be about your family. Your city. Yourself. Without you, Denver’s story isn’t complete.  Please join the City and County of Denver, in partnershi...

Climate Action and Sustainability

September 14, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:
The best place to advance sustainability and combat climate change is right here in Denver. Learn about City plans and programs working to mitigate and adapt to climate change and how you can get involved.
Location
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Floor 1, Lena Archuleta Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
How do we talk to the children in our lives about race/racism, social justice and equity? In these interactive workshops, adults will explore their own messages about race, and discuss strategies that engage children in meaningful dialogue. Workshops...

Lasting Conversations: Journeys and Values

September 14, 2019
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. September’s topic is Homelands.
Location
Ross-Broadway Branch Library
Open Program Area
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, History, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:
 It's been thirty years since Colorado's first and only nuclear power plant was decommissioned and converted to natural gas. Learn about the history of the plant and the legacy of this forgotten moment in our energy history with some of the form...
Location
Decker Branch Library
Basement Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Description:
  In the spirit of Welcoming Week, join us for an expert facilitated community conversation on how to be a more welcoming neighbor. Explore topics like bias, microaggressions and privilege to gain a better understanding on individual and cultura...

Kindness Club

September 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Join the Kindness Club to meet new friends and neighbors and promote kindness through simple acts. Our inter-generational, all-ages club will focus on kindness to newcomers, immigrants, and refugees by making p...

Welcoming Week with Helen Thorpe

September 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location
Park Hill Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Author Visits, Civic Engagement, Immigrant Services
Description:
What does it mean to be an active ally to the immigrant and refugee community? Bestselling author Helen Thorpe, whose book on the topic of refugee resettlement,The Newcomers, wowed readers, describes her experiences getting to know various refugee fa...

Pokémon GO Players Library Meet-Up and Walk!

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Ages: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Health and Wellness
Description:
Come to Hampden Library for a Pokémon GO Meet-Up and Walk! We plan to meet at 1 PM to make friends, defeat our Library Gym, and at 2 PM we (if you so choose) will take a walk from the library to and around Hampden Heights Park.  Bottles o...
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Got building plans and ideas? When do you need a permit, and how do you get it? An expert from Denver's Community Planning and Development team will demystify the process so you can get building.

The Immigrant Refugee Experience: A Discussion

September 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location
Ross-University Hills Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
Immigrants, refugees and native born residents gather to raise awareness of the benefit of welcoming everyone during this reception and panel discussion. Ideal for ages 13 and up. 

Sustainability:Electric Vehicle Forum

September 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff
Description:
Hear from a panel of electric vehicle experts and owners about how EVs are changing the way we think about transportation and sustainability and might benefit you.

Hampden Branch Community Conversation

September 28, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Hampden Branch Library
Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Description:
Have your voice heard at this conversation around what kind of community you want to live in, and what actions can be taken to improve community life. Ideal for ages 16 and up. Please call 720-865-0185 to RSVP.

I Am Denver Storytelling Lab

October 5, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Everyone has a story. What’s yours?  Your story is personal, unique and important. It might be about your family. Your city. Yourself. Without you, Denver’s story isn’t complete.  Please join the City and County of Denver, in partnership wi...

Community Conversation

October 5, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Bear Valley Branch Library
Large Meeting Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Description:
Have your voice heard at this conversation around what kind of community you want to live in, and what actions can be taken to improve community life.

Walking for Intergenerational Justice

October 7, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Park Hill Branch Library
Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Citizenship, Civic Engagement, Lectures and Presentations
Description:
At the age of 69, Bob McCormick walked to Washington, D.C. to bring awareness to how today's actions will impact his grandchildren and generations to come. Hear about this amazing journey and feel inspired to take action!