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IdeaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Room: Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: DIY, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: Games and Gaming, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
Hello, adventurers!  This event is for a campaign, so a continuing storyline across multiple sessions.  If you only have a little experience with Dungeons and Dragons, that is totally fine!  However, we ask for no first time players be...
This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.

Stay 'n Play

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)
Program Type: More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
Join us after storytime for playtime outside on our front lawn. We'll have bubbles, sports equipment, and games for little ones. If the weather is too cold, rainy, snowy, or windy, we'll move indoors. Hats and sunscreen recommended for sunny days.&nb...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.

IdeaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Room: Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: DIY, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...
This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.

Little University

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Bear Valley Branch Library
Room: Large Community Room
Ages: Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)
Program Type: More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
Explore early learning activities beyond traditional storytimes!  All activities are suitable for children from birth through preschool with their caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Health and Wellness, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Event Details:
Research shows that how we think and talk about aging makes a huge difference in how we experience it. The more positively we feel about getting older, the healthier we will be. The fact is, however, that we live in an ageist culture, which makes it ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.

IdeaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Room: Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: DIY, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Urban Legends

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Older Adults, Research Skills
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Maybe you've heard the one about the razor blade in the apple. Or the one about the killer hiding in the back seat. Maybe it happened to a friend of a friend or in your hometown. Maybe these tales are fake, but aren't they just harmless fun? Not...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Adult, Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: Health and Wellness, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
A regular meditation practice can help you cultivate kindness and inner peace -- two things we desperately need in these stressful times. Join us to learn different meditations and practice them. Connect with other members of your community and exper...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Event Details:
Join a Denver Public Library reader's advisor extraordinaire for a flash book buzz featuring hot new and forthcoming titles that you just have to know about! Give us 15 minutes, we'll give you five books. Find us on the Denver Public Librar...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Science of Beer

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Bob Ragland Branch Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Social Events, STEM
Event Details:
Join us as we learn about the Science of Beer over the course of three sessions (September 17, September 24, and October 1) leading up to the Great American Beer Festival! DPL will be partnering with various breweries in the community.  Hops ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Outreach/Off-site
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Social Events, STEM
Event Details:
Join us as we learn about the Science of Beer over the course of three sessions (September 17, September 24, and October 1) leading up to the Great American Beer Festival! DPL will be partnering with various breweries in the community. This session w...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Get Ready For NaNoWriMo

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
Room: Community Room (Full Room)
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Author Visits, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff, Writing
Event Details:
National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is an annual writer's marathon with a finish line of 50,000 words in 30 days. Join Colorado author, Willmetta Owens, for preparation tips to help you thrive while writing your novel during the month of No...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Park Hill Branch Library
Room: Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Health and Wellness, Lectures and Presentations, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Event Details:
Our communication skills and ways of interacting shifted drastically during the pandemic, with a lot of our communication becoming virtual as well as becoming more polarized. In our post-pandemic world, we have to relearn a number of things, includin...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Woodbury Film Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Woodbury Branch Library
Room: Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Movies, Older Adults
Event Details:
Join us to meet up, press play, and occasionally discuss all things film :) ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
Library Branch: Hadley Branch Library
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Older Adults, Performance
Event Details:
Enjoy a bit of the Bard with the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Shakespeare in The Parking Lot at Hadley Branch Library. Six actors perform a 45 minute abridged version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in and around a pickup truck “set” right here...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.

IdeaLAB Open Lab

2:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Room: Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: DIY, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started ...
This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.

Kids Create

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Floor 1, Children's Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff, STEM
Event Details:
Hands-on learning and making for toddlers through early elementary age kids. Children and families will explore new materials and create together. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programming
Ages: Adult
Program Type: More Fun Stuff, Older Adults, Writing
Event Details:
  The writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez said, “It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.” In this weekly poetry workshop, we’ll explore how poems by Mary Oliver, Sha...
This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.

Kids Create

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Floor 1, Children's Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff, STEM
Event Details:
Hands-on learning and making for toddlers through early elementary age kids. Children and families will explore new materials and create together. ...
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
Library Branch: Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
Room: Community Room (Full Room)
Ages: Kids (ages 5 - 12)
Program Type: Animals, Arts and Crafts, Computers and Tech, Cooking and Food, Dance, Games and Gaming, More Fun Stuff, Movies, Music, STEM
Event Details:
After School Is Cool program with gaming, crafts, presenters and projects for children ages 8-12. Up to 20 children per day, first come first serve. No registration required.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Woodbury Branch Library
Room: Basement Community Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health and Wellness, More Fun Stuff, Older Adults
Event Details:
Qi Gong is the cornerstone of traditional Chinese medicine. Sometimes called "meditation in motion,” it includes slow, dance-like movements to improve breathing, reduce stress, and gently move the body. Meet at Highlands Park at the corner of Grov...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.

IdeaLAB Open Lab

1:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Room: Floor 1, ideaLAB
Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
Program Type: DIY, More Fun Stuff
Event Details:
ideaLAB is the library's makerspace! During open lab, you can try out a variety of hardware and software to create music, sew, print 3D designs, make art and much more. Bring your own ideas and projects - there are staff to help you get started. ...
This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.

Kids Create

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Central Library
Room: Floor 1, Children's Library
Ages: Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)
Program Type: Arts and Crafts, More Fun Stuff, STEM
Event Details:
Hands-on learning and making for toddlers through early elementary age kids. Children and families will explore new materials and create together. ...