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Sunday September 3, 2017 -  Saturday October 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Salon 7680 Photography Exhibit Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The photographers of Salon 7680 will display their work at the Golden Library. Steve Bostwick, Becky Chapman, Clifford Hawkes and Alma Mueller.

Suitable for all ages

    Location: Golden Library
Tuesday September 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO® Play and Build You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
Wednesday September 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Play and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Ukulele Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Got a Ukulele? Know a few chords or songs? Jam with us and other ukulele enthusiasts the last Wednesday of each month. These are not lessons, just a chance to play with others.

Suitable for: Ages 13+

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Banned Books Week: Teen Fashion Show Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens are walking the runway dressed in original creations and designs inspired by banned books. Their designs feature challenged, banned literature, and fandoms, as teens celebrate "Our Right to Read" with the runway show and banned book readings. Enjoy the photo booth, giveaways and participate in Q & A with our teen designers! Banned Books Week is an American Library Association sponsored event.

Suitable for: Teens, ages 11 -18

Location:
Lakewood Cultural Center
470 S Allison Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80226

    Location: Off-site Location
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

 

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday September 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Write on! Teen Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teen writers of poetry, short stories, and novels… gather! Being in the company of like-minded people is a great way to find your voice. Our Teen Writing Group is the perfect place to share your work and explore writing styles and topics to help you realize your potential as a writer.

Suitable for: Teens (with the write stuff)

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Financial Fitness for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Growing up is hard! Keep yourself financially fit as you prepare for new experiences in life that involve money. Learn how to balance your checking account, apply for a credit card, understand loans, and more!          

Suitable for: Ages 13 - 19

    Location: Standley Lake Library
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Learn from the Experts: What You Need to Know About College Admissions and the SAT Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Are you planning to attend college? Wondering whether you should take the SAT, ACT or both? How do colleges look at test scores as part of your application? Attend and find out!

Ben Baron, former Assistant Director of MBA Admissions at Harvard University and founder of CollegeDrive Test Prep and Tutoring, and Susan Zinanti, former Assistant Director of Admissions at DU and Manager of Educational Services at CollegeDrive discuss the difference between the SAT and ACT, offer insights into the importance of standardized test scores in the college admissions process, and share proven strategies for mastering your college admission tests.

Suitable for: Teens and Parents, Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 40 spaces available.
Friday September 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Teen Movie- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Superheros abound! We're showing "Guardians of the Galaxy 2"  on the BIG screen.  Watch The Guardians travel throughout the cosmos as they help Peter learn about his mysterious parentage.  Bring a friend, snacks and beanbags provided! Suitable for teens, 11-18.

    Location: Evergreen Library
Sunday October 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Game Crazers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's game time! From word games, to card games, to board games, you'll find a new game craze to love or recharge your enthusiasm for strategy and play. Drop in for a few minutes or a few hours and get your game on. Bring your own games to share or come and play some of the library's favorites.
    
Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

https://jeffcolibrary.org/sites/default/files/EK_Legos.pngCalling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for younger kiddos.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everyone loves to play with LEGO® bricks! Drop in and build something based on the monthly theme, or use your imagination in free creation. LEGO® and LEGO DUPLO® bricks provided.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Monday October 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO Play & Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play & BuildCalling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build their own creations. What story will your project tell? We provide LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for the little ones. No registration necessary, just drop by!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior.

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent.

Biblioteca de Wheat Ridge, Lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 5475 W. 32nd Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80212

Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginner, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Traditional yoga practice helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays

Suitable for Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday October 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab: Golden Fleece Fiber Fellowship Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the high fiber fun at the Golden Library! Do you sew? Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Spin? Weave? Want to? Come to Golden Library's DIY Lab on the first Tuesday of the month (and selected Sundays) to show us your work in progress. Or bring a project idea and your curiosity and we'll get you started.

Suitable for: Adults & Teens

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Belmar Teen Advisory Board Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Be a part of creating stellar library events for Belmar Teens! Belmar's Teen Advisory Board meets monthly to help plan events, suggest library materials and services, and of course talk books. Past Belmar TAB events include: Prom Swap, the Banned Book Fashion Show and our MonthlyTeen Book Club. If you're interested in joining, contact Librarian Lisa at lisa.dibbern@jeffcolibrary.org or stop by the library to find out more.

Suitable for: Grades 6 - 12

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Better Pet Parenting: A Series for Responsible Pet Ownership - The Human/Animal Abuse Connection Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Are you aware of the high correlation between animal abuse and other violent behaviors? Research shows violence to animals is a strong predictor of violence and abuse to people. Learn about the connection and ways to prevent it.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Conifer Library
Wednesday October 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Star Wars Reads Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

May the 4th be with you! Take part in Star Wars Reads Day with fun crafts and activities!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM New Volunteer Orientation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Welcome new library volunteers!  This mandatory, one-hour orientation is designed to acquaint you with Jefferson County Public Library, provide general information about volunteering, and inform you of the conditions and policies affecting your involvement as a volunteer.  

Registration is required.  Register by calling 303-275-2212 or email volunteers@jeffcolibrary.org. Please indicate the date, time and location of the Orientation Session you wish to attend when you call or email to register.

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Push your creative writing skills. Prompts, challenges and games to encourage your creativity. Share your writing with friends and like-minded people.

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Conifer Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Take your mind to another place and find peace, happiness, and bliss. This local meditation group in the Conifer/Bailey/Evergreen area is open to anyone interested in meditating regularly in a group setting. No previous meditation experience is required. We don't focus on a particular meditation format, but instead sample a variety of methods as different group members lead a 20-30 minute group meditation at each gathering. Please bring a cushion, mat or pillow if you don't want to sit on a chair. Anyone present can start the session and awaken the group at the end
    
Suitable for: Teens & Adults

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday October 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM CANCELLED - LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Cancelled - Calling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to use our theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

 

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM CANCELLED - Teen Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teen TimeBe creative, find a new hobby, or just have some fun with people your own age. Teen Time is designed to be a varied experience. No registration is required and all supplies are provided.

Suitable for: Tweens and Teens

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Destinations Unknown Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sit back and enjoy the adventure. This armchair travel series lets you learn about places around the globe from folks who have “been there, done that.” Pick up tips, tricks and other terrific ideas for planning a trip of your own exciting adventure.

6 - 7:30 p.m. Thursdays
Oct. 5 | Pat Haley, Library volunteer, shares her Cuba trip
Nov. 2 | Bill Bruner, National Parks Travel
Dec. 7 | Ann Holloway, Travel Opportunities through Volunteering

Have you taken a great trip or vacation that you think others would love to duplicate? We are looking for avid travelers to share their experiences. Whether its recommendations, cautionary tales, or under-the-radar travel deals and services we want to hear from you! If you’d like to participate and present, contact sherri.seymour@jeffcolibrary.org . 

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Star Wars Reads Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Bookstores, retailers, libraries and fans all over the world celebrate the love of Star Wars and reading on Star Wars Reads Day. In its sixth official year, Edgewater Library is celebrating with fun galactic crafts and Star Wars books for the whole family to enjoy!

Do or do not join the festivities. There is no try.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Learn from the Experts: What You Need to Know About College Admissions and the SAT Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Thinking about college? If you're wondering whether to take the SAT, ACT or both, or how colleges look at test scores as part of your application, this event is for you! College admissions experts discuss the difference between the SAT and ACT, offer insights into the importance of standardized test scores in the college admissions process, and share proven strategies for mastering your college admission tests.
        
Presenters:
Ben Baron, former Assistant Director of MBA Admissions at Harvard University and founder of CollegeDrive Test Prep and Tutoring
Susan Zinanti, former Assistant Director of Admissions at DU and Manager of Educational Services at CollegeDrive

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Arvada Library
Friday October 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen After Dark- Tabletop Game Creation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Join us for a four-evening series, creating your own tabletop game. We will talk about game strategy and design, create game materials, 3D print your game pieces and finally have a family/friend game night.
 
Registration required and commits you to all four dates listed.
 
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 6: Cover game strategy and design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 20: Create game materials and start 3D printing design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 3: Continue creating game materials, 3D printing, and create invitations for game night.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 17:  Family and friends game night.
 
Suitable for Ages: 13-18
    Location: Golden Library
        There are 10 spaces available.
Saturday October 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Lost Lamb Yarn Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our drop-in Lost Lamb Yarn Circle is where you can relax with your craft for a few hours, pick up new tips and tricks, have other knitters/crochet enthusiasts help you through difficult patterns or simply explain a new-to-you technique. It’ll keep you in stitches!

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Code Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn to computer code!  Every other Saturday we'll tackle a different project utilizing tools and languages like Scratch, HTML, CSS, Python, and more. Registration is required if you'd like to use one of our laptops or bring your own. Suitable for ages 10-19.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturdays
September 9, 23
October  7, 21
November 4, 18

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Indigenous People's Celebration / Celebración nuestras culturas indígenas Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

America is rich in the history and culture of our indigenous peoples. Bring the whole family and enjoy native stories, make a craft about self identity and sample fry bread from Tocabe American Indian Eatery.

Nuestro país es rico en tradición y cultura indígena. Acompáñanos con toda tu familia a disfrutar de historias autóctonas, elabora una manualidad acerca de tu propia identidad y saborea el tradicional pan frito proveído por Tocabe Indian Eatery.

Suitable for: All ages
Apto para: todas las edades.

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Star Wars Reads: Build Your Badge at Ken Caryl Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

What will you build? Rebel Alliance? First Order? Red Squadron or 501st Legion? Make your Star Wars Badges and medals using metal badges you can wear with pride.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Bookmobile
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Animals of Pokemon Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Many Pokemon™ characters are based on real world animals. Poliwag is based on a tadpole. Caterpie is based on a caterpillar. Nature's Educators bring an afternoon of fun featuring the Animals of Pokemon. What about Gorebyss, Luvdisck, Mudkip and Magikarp? Discover all the real world animals that inspired the Pokemon characters.

Suitable: All ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Sunday October 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Create Space: On Pins & Needles Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you love to sew, knit, crochet, cross-stitch, or do other needlecraft? Mix it up with other dabblers and enthusiasts as you work on your current project or start something new. Enjoy social time, share your knowledge and pick up new tips and tricks. Watch for occasional guest speakers who share tips and their own favorite work. We meet on the second Sunday of each month for a couple of hours of relaxation and fun.

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM LEGO® Play & Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Legos

Calling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for younger kiddos.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
Monday October 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM CANCELLED - Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM CANCELLED - Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Traditional yoga practice helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays
Evergreen Library

Suitable for Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday October 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM CANCELLED - Crafty History Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Let’s make history together! Learn about a special event in history and create a related craft. We meet on the second Tuesday of each month. It’s crafty and fun!

Suitable for: ages 6 and older

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Are you into writing? Need some new ideas of what to write about? How about a welcoming place to share your work? Sounds like our Teen Writing Group is for you! Join Librarian Lisa in the Teen Lounge. Bring something to write with: notebook and pencil, tablet, laptop or typewriter for that matter! We'll explore a variety of writing styles and topics. No registration required.

Suitable for Teens

    Location: Belmar Library
Wednesday October 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

 

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday October 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Cracking on Code! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn the basics of computer programming through the use of free coding sites in a fun and creative environment. No programming experience is needed, just a positive attitude and a desire to build some cool games. Teens develop confidence in their ability to apply programming techniques to problems in a broad range of fields. We use Scratch, JavaScript, and codeHS.com to solve all the world's problems. Attend one class or do the entire series!

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
Friday October 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Evergreen Anime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Interested in Anime? We're screening new and old favorites over good snacks and great discussions. Costumes welcome!

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Friday the 13th Fun! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Don't cross paths with any black cats, walk under any ladders, or break any mirrors getting to the library for a night of superstitious and scary activities and snacks!

Suitable for teens, grades 6-12. 

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Arvada After Dark: Murder Mystery Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Love Disney? Love murder mysteries? What about Disney murder mysteries?  Something foul is afoot in the Magical Kingdom and it's up to you to figure out who's responsible on this Friday the 13th!  
 
Fancy attire or costumes preferred.
Registration required online or by calling 303-235-5275.
 
Suitable for: Teens 11-18
    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 12:00 AM     
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Murder Mystery Dinner: A “Clue” Teen Mystery Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Murder Mystery Dinner: A “Clue” Teen Mystery 
A crime has been committed - a high school acquaintance is found "murdered".  We know the location – the library! Who dunnit, how, and in what room? Aspiring detectives sleuth through the library searching for clues, interviewing suspects, gathering evidence and taking copious notes to deduce and solve the “murder” mystery!  Pizza/Refreshments served! Costumes encouraged. PRIZES awarded! Registration required online or by calling 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Teens
 

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
Saturday October 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Psychic Medium Afternoon Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

What do the cards say? Psychic medium Rick Finbow is on deck to talk about readings Tarot Cards and how they can help you focus on your intuition, medium-ship ship and connecting to the other side. You may even receive a 5-minute reading.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Star Wars Reads Day and Scavenger Hunt Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
It's a fun for all at a Star Wars scavenger hunt in the library, plus Star Wars themed crafts and a photo booth!
 
Suitable for: Kids and Tweens
    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Time: LED Sugar Skulls Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like crafting?  How about making things light up with LEDs?  You'll love making fabric sugar skull pins with eyes that light up, just in time for Dia de los Muertos!

Suitable for: Teens, grades 7 - 12

    Location: Standley Lake Library
    Registration will begin on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 12:01 AM     
Sunday October 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM DIY Lab: Golden Fleece Fiber Fellowship Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the high fiber fun at the Golden Library! Do you sew? Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Spin? Weave? Want to? Come to Golden Library's DIY Lab on the first Tuesday of the month (and selected Sundays) to show us your work in progress. Or bring a project idea and your curiosity and we'll get you started.

Suitable for: Adults & Teens

    Location: Golden Library
Monday October 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM STEM Girls Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everyone knows girls are awesome. Sadly though, as girls grow up, they’re under-represented in science careers, and sometimes subliminally discouraged from showing interest in these careers. We're doing our part to change this course by offering STEM events just for girls. All ages are invited to play and learn in an open and nonjudgmental atmosphere. Events are led by Bell Middle School’s Girls in iSTEM Club. Space is limited; please register in advance at jeffolibrary.org or call 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Girls of All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, October 9, 2017 at 1:00 AM     
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Advisory Board meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
The Teen Advisory Board meets one Monday a month. That’s a “teeny” amount of time out of your schedule. If you want to make friends and have a say about what you want from YOUR library, stop by and fill out an application.

Suitable for: Grades 7-12

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior.

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent.

Biblioteca de Wheat Ridge, Lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 5475 W. 32nd Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80212

Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginner, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Traditional yoga practice helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays
Evergreen Library

Suitable for Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday October 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
Wednesday October 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Game On! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stop twiddling your thumbs and break the daily monotony and get your game on! We have games but encourage you to bring your own to challenge friends (and make new ones!)

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Conifer Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Take your mind to another place and find peace, happiness, and bliss. This local meditation group in the Conifer/Bailey/Evergreen area is open to anyone interested in meditating regularly in a group setting. No previous meditation experience is required. We don't focus on a particular meditation format, but instead sample a variety of methods as different group members lead a 20-30 minute group meditation at each gathering. Please bring a cushion, mat or pillow if you don't want to sit on a chair. Anyone present can start the session and awaken the group at the end
    
Suitable for: Teens & Adults

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday October 19, 2017 -  Friday November 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Duke Smith - Photography Exhibit Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Duke Smith will display his photographs from Colorado and international destinations. 

 

 

    Location: Golden Library
Thursday October 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our teens get involved - and we love it. The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) plans teen-specific library events, services and more.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our teens get involved - and we love it! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) plans teen-specific library events, services and more.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), honoring the contributions of all of our ancestors, we're learning the traditional techniques of decorating sugar skulls. The skull represents death while the sugar represents the sweetness of life. Get in the spirit!  Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. Limited to 25 participants and registration is required. Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. 

Suitable for: All Ages

 

 

    Location: Edgewater Library
    Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 2:45 PM     
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM College Application Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Are you ready to apply to your dream college but not sure where to start? College Admissions Expert Karen Fong Donoghue walks rising seniors and their parents through the application process. We'll discuss essays, introduce deadlines, and provide tips on how to improve your odds of getting into your schools of choice. Highly encouraged for both senior students and parents!

Suitable for: Teens & Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 30 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Media Literacy: Making Sense of News in the Digital Age Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

What's real news and what's not? Think critically about the news you consume and learn to discern legitimate news from fake news, satire, opinion pieces, and other types of skewed or fabricated stories. Get empowered to make your own informed decisions using straightforward, evaluation criteria and reliable fact-checking websites. Registration required here or 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Teens and adults

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 20 spaces available.
Friday October 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
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misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teens After Dark-Tabletop Game Creation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Join us for a four-evening series, creating your own tabletop game. We will talk about game strategy and design, create game materials, 3D print your game pieces and finally have a family/friend game night.
Registration required and commits you to all four dates listed.
 
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 6: Cover game strategy and design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 20: Create game materials and start 3D printing design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 3: Continue creating game materials, 3D printing, and create invitations for game night.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 17:  Family and friends game night.
 
Suitable for Ages: 13-18
    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Halloween Zombie Apocalypse Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Help! Zombies have invaded thelLibrary! Use clues to find them and laser guns to eradicate them before they eat your brains. If they get to you first, you can enter the brain eating contest! Brain cupcakes and bone pretzels will also be on the menu. Registration required.

Suitable for: Teens 12 - 18

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 7:00 AM     
Saturday October 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM You're Invited! Columbine Library Grand Re-Opening Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Celebrate the grand reopening of the Columbine Library. Tours, snacks and beverages provided! Please note: The alternative library location at Bowles Crossing will close Wed. Oct. 18

  • Family fun for everyone:
  • Books, movies, music, technology, programs.
  • Need  a library card?
  • No worries! Volunteers will be standing by to sign you up.

Suitable for: All ages

 

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Star Wars Reads Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You don't have to travel to a galaxy far, far away to experience the Star Wars universe! Jedi and Sith of all ages are welcome at the Golden Library where you can mingle with storm troopers, create buttons and crafts, and celebrate your fandom.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Lost Lamb Yarn Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our drop-in Lost Lamb Yarn Circle is where you can relax with your craft for a few hours, pick up new tips and tricks, have other knitters/crochet enthusiasts help you through difficult patterns or simply explain a new-to-you technique. It’ll keep you in stitches!

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM New Volunteer Orientation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Welcome new library volunteers!  This mandatory, one-hour orientation is designed to acquaint you with Jefferson County Public Library, provide general information about volunteering, and inform you of the conditions and policies affecting your involvement as a volunteer.  

Registration is required.  Register by calling 303-275-2212 or email volunteers@jeffcolibrary.org. Please indicate the date, time and location of the Orientation Session you wish to attend when you call or email to register.

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Code Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn to computer code!  Every other Saturday we'll tackle a different project utilizing tools and languages like Scratch, HTML, CSS, Python, and more. Registration is required if you'd like to use one of our laptops or bring your own. Suitable for ages 10-19.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturdays
September 9, 23
October  7, 21
November 4, 18

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Lakewood Origami Lovers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our informal group meets monthly to fold fabulous works of paper. We supply the materials and you bring the creativity. It doesn’t matter if you’re new to the art of origami or if you’re an expert. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
    
Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movie Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

GoosebumpsIt’s Saturday matinee time! Enjoy kids’ favorites and new releases on the big screen in our meeting room while munching on popcorn and drinks that we supply. Movie titles are subject to change.

October 15 - Goosebumps, [PG]™ 103 minutes

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Real Skills Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Real life. Real skills. We’re talking about MAD skills! Learn from the experts and become more than just an amateur. There’s a different theme each month and participants earn a badge for each skill. Space is limited and registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275.

Today's theme: Taxidermy hosted by Lee Duckworth

Nov. 18: Pie Making hosted by Belmar Library Staff

Suitable for: Ages 13 - 18

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM CANCELLED - DIY Lab: 3D Modeling with TinkerCAD Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Cancelled - Learn the basics of 3D modeling with TinkerCAD, then we'll let you know when your design has been printed! Registration begins October 14.

Suitable for: Ages 12-18

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everyone loves to play with LEGO® bricks! Drop in and build something based on the monthly theme, or use your imagination in free creation. LEGO® and LEGO DUPLO® bricks provided.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM CANCELLED - LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

CANCELLED - Calling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to use our theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Columbine Library
Sunday October 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Create Space: Arts and Crafts It! Monster Felt Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Have fun. Be creative. Try something new. All skill levels welcome. Instructions and supplies provided. 

Monster Felt: Use felt pieces to create monster felt dolls, just in time for Halloween. 

Suitable for: Teens & adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Book GroupBelmar's awesome Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members, along with Librarian Lisa, hand pick titles for Belmar’s Teen Book Group. Each month we discuss a teen or crossover fiction novel with subject matter that’s “teen” relevant. We even provide refreshments, so book some time to be there.  Octobers's pick is Sweet by Emmy Laybourn

Suitable for: Ages 12-18

Future dates:
November 19 - Young Elites by Marie Lu
December 17 - The Amateurs by Sara Shepard

    Location: Belmar Library
Monday October 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Arvada's Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meets every month in Study Room #1 to help plan teen library events, services and more.  What do you want from your library?  If you're in grades 7 - 12 and interested in joining, please email our teen librarian at tana.lucero@jeffcolibrary.org or just drop by and pick up an application at the 1st floor service desk.

Suitable for: Teens, grades 7 - 12

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior.

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent.

Biblioteca de Wheat Ridge, Lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 5475 W. 32nd Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80212

Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginner, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Traditional yoga practice can helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays
Evergreen Library

Suitable for Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday October 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Family Fun Night - Ghosts & Goblins Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Twisted trees and goblin goo help us get ready for Halloween. Come in costume, if you'd like.

Suitable for:  All ages
    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Learn from the Experts: What You Need to Know About College Admissions and the SAT Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

What You Need to Know About College Admissions and the SAT Thinking about college? If you’re wondering whether to take the SAT, ACT or both, or how colleges look at test scores as part of your application, this event is for you! College admissions experts discuss the difference between the SAT and ACT, offer insights into the importance of standardized test scores in the college
admissions process, and share proven strategies for mastering your college admission tests.

Presenters:
Ben Baron, former Assistant Director of MBA Admissions at Harvard University and founder of CollegeDrive Test Prep and Tutoring. Susan Zinanti, former Assistant Director of Admissions at DU and Manager of Educational Services at CollegeDrive.

Suitable for: Teens & Adults

    Location: Belmar Library
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Wednesday October 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Ukulele Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Got a Ukulele? Know a few chords or songs? Jam with us and other ukulele enthusiasts the last Wednesday of each month. These are not lessons, just a chance to play with others.

Suitable for: Ages 13+

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

 

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday October 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Write on! Teen Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teen writers of poetry, short stories, and novels… gather! Being in the company of like-minded people is a great way to find your voice. Our Teen Writing Group is the perfect place to share your work and explore writing styles and topics to help you realize your potential as a writer.

Suitable for: Teens (with the write stuff)

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab - Cancelled Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

We apologize for the inconvenience, this date CANCELLED. Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Our Mysterious Moon Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For as long as there have been people on Earth, they have looked up at the Moon and wondered about its ways. Cultures, myths, even the very first telescope ever made have all attempted to uncover its many secrets.  Stop by anytime between 6 - 8 p.m. for your own look at our awesome celestial neighbor.

Suitable for: All Ages

 

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Halloween Family Fun Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Wear your costume (or not) for a fun family Halloween party with puppet show, crafts, games and treats. 

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
Friday October 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Bestsellers to Blockbusters - Divergent Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Hunger Games

Is the book always better than the movie? Come find out! We will have a short discussion of these popular books and then watch the movie adaptation. Snacks provided. Tonight's title is Divergent.

Suitable for: Teens, grades 6-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Stranger Things at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stranger Things awaits you at the Golden Public Library!  To celebrate this return to the Upside Down, we're staying open late to play retro video games, rock out to 80's hits, drink classic Coke and watch the first episode of Season 2.  Bring Friends.  Eat Snacks. Geek out 1984 style.  Costumes encouraged!

Suitable for:  Teens & Adults

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Stranger Things at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stranger Things awaits you at the Arvada Public Library!  To celebrate this return to the Upside Down, we're staying open late to play retro video games, rock out to 80's hits, drink classic Coke and watch the first episode of Season 2.  Bring Friends.  Eat Snacks. Geek out 1984 style.  Costumes encouraged! Registration required.

Suitable for:  Teens & Adults

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 12:00 AM     
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Stranger Things at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stranger Things awaits you at the Belmar Library! To celebrate this return to the Upside Down, we're staying open late to play retro video games, compete in '80s trivia, drink classic Coke and watch the first episode of Season 2. Bring friends. Eat snacks. Geek out 1984 style. Costumes encouraged!

Suitable for: Teens and adults

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, October 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Stranger Things at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stranger Things awaits you at the Standley Lake Public Library!  To celebrate this return to the Upside Down, we're staying late to make some 80s-style jewelry, rock out to 80s hits, and watch the first episode of Season 2. Bring Friends. Eat Snacks. Geek out 1984 style.We're also making jewelry and playing retro video games. Costumes Encouraged!

Suitable for: Teens and adults

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The Night Sky Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The night sky comes alive when you look through telescopes with the Lookout Mountain Nature Center at Conifer Library. See the moon and some of our planets like you've never seen them before.

Enjoy a presentation on space missions and night photography by an aerospace engineer who designs satellites for Lockheed Martin.Then use the telescopes and see what you can find.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Conifer Library
Saturday October 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Halloween Bash Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're in for a real trick-or-treat at our family Halloween party!  Make cool crafts and snacks galore. Costumes are encouraged!           

Suitable for: all ages

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), honoring the contributions of all of our ancestors, we're learning the traditional techniques of decorating sugar skulls. The skull represents death while the sugar represents the sweetness of life. Get in the spirit!  Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. 

Suitable for: All Ages

 

 

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), honoring the contributions of all of our ancestors, we're learning the traditional techniques of decorating sugar skulls. The skull represents death while the sugar represents the sweetness of life. Get in the spirit!  Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center.Registration is required. Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. 

Suitable for: All Ages

Located near the JCPL Bookmobile in the McDonald's Play Place, 7509 S Alkire St, Littleton, CO 80127

    Location: Bookmobile
        There are 18 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), honoring the contributions of all of our ancestors, we're learning the traditional techniques of decorating sugar skulls. The skull represents death while the sugar represents the sweetness of life. Get in the spirit!  Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. Limited to 25 participants and registration is required. Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. 

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM DIY Lab: CoderDojo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reminagine things? Visit our CoderDojo where you can learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative, and social environment. Bring your own laptop, if you have one. Limit 20.

Suitable for: Ages 7 - 17

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build - Costume Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

https://jeffcolibrary.org/sites/default/files/EK_Legos.pngCalling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for younger kiddos.

We're adding a Costume Party to today's event. Wear your Halloween costumes and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teens After Dark: Halloween Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Have a ghoulish time with spooky fun at our Halloween Party!  Listen to scary stories and play enchanting games.

Suitable for: Ages 13 - 18

    Location: Standley Lake Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM International Observe the Moon Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Tim Pimentel, a Museum of Nature and Science presenter, brings his high-powered telescope and hosts a viewing on the library's front lawn. Observe the evening moon after the library is closed--weather permitting.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Sunday October 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), we joyfully honor those friends and family who have passed away. We're crafting Nichos - a small alter-like box decorated to honor someone who has passed. Registration required.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 8:00 AM     
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
Monday October 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab: Witches' Brew and DIY, Too! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Learn how to make Witches’ Brew and sample it, too. Then, create some Halloween DIY projects. Festive fun!
    
Suitable For: All ages

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Active Minds: Colorado Ghost Stories Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Tip toe through the haunted houses and ghoulish graveyards of the Denver area with Active Minds. Hear the spooky ghost stories associated with Estes Park's Stanley Hotel, Denver’s Cheesman Park, the Historic Molly Brown House, and more - just in time for Halloween.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior.

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent.

Biblioteca de Wheat Ridge, Lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 5475 W. 32nd Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80212

Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginner, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Traditional yoga practice can helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays
Evergreen Library

 

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday October 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
Wednesday November 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead),  we joyfully honor those friends and family who have passed away. We're hosting a special story time and craft celebration. Get in the spirit!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), honoring the contributions of all of our ancestors, we're learning the traditional techniques of decorating sugar skulls. The skull represents death while the sugar represents the sweetness of life. Get in the spirit!  Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. Limited to 25 participants and registration is required. Presented by the CHAC Gallery & Cultural Center. 

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM     
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Conifer Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Take your mind to another place and find peace, happiness, and bliss. This local meditation group in the Conifer/Bailey/Evergreen area is open to anyone interested in meditating regularly in a group setting. No previous meditation experience is required. We don't focus on a particular meditation format, but instead sample a variety of methods as different group members lead a 20-30 minute group meditation at each gathering. Please bring a cushion, mat or pillow if you don't want to sit on a chair. Anyone present can start the session and awaken the group at the end
    
Suitable for: Teens & Adults

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday November 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Calling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to use our theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM CANCELLED - Teen Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teen TimeBe creative, find a new hobby, or just have some fun with people your own age. Teen Time is designed to be a varied experience. No registration is required and all supplies are provided.

Suitable for: Tweens and Teens

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Destinations Unknown Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sit back and enjoy the adventure. This armchair travel series lets you learn about places around the globe from folks who have “been there, done that.” Pick up tips, tricks and other terrific ideas for planning a trip of your own exciting adventure.

6 - 7:30 p.m. 
Nov. 2 | Bill Bruner, National Parks Travel
Dec. 7 | Ann Holloway, Travel Opportunities through Volunteering

Have you taken a great trip or vacation that you think others would love to duplicate? We are looking for avid travelers to share their experiences. Whether its recommendations, cautionary tales, or under-the-radar travel deals and services we want to hear from you! If you’d like to participate and present, contact sherri.seymour@jeffcolibrary.org . 

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Friday November 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Freaky Friday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

School's out early! Early release days from school are meant for letting go! Join us at the library for games, LEGO® fun and crafts. Early release dates for the 2017/2018 school calendar year are: Sept. 22; Nov. 3; Feb. 16; Mar. 16; and April 27.

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

Suitable for: Kids

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

https://jeffcolibrary.org/sites/default/files/EK_Legos.pngCalling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for younger kiddos.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Arvada Library
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misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teens After Dark-Tabletop Game Creation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Join us for a four-evening series, creating your own tabletop game. We will talk about game strategy and design, create game materials, 3D print your game pieces and finally have a family/friend game night.
Registration required and commits you to all four dates listed.
 
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 6: Cover game strategy and design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, October 20: Create game materials and start 3D printing design.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 3: Continue creating game materials, 3D printing, and create invitations for game night.
5:30 p.m., Friday, November 17:  Family and friends game night.
 
Suitable for Ages: 13-18
    Location: Golden Library
Saturday November 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM International Games Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Play the right card or roll the highest dice! 
Try new board games, cards, puzzles, Giant Jenga and more all day throughout the library!
Suitable for: All Ages

More information here: http://games.ala.org/

 

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Lost Lamb Yarn Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our drop-in Lost Lamb Yarn Circle is where you can relax with your craft for a few hours, pick up new tips and tricks, have other knitters/crochet enthusiasts help you through difficult patterns or simply explain a new-to-you technique. It’ll keep you in stitches!

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Code Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Learn to computer code!  Every other Saturday we'll tackle a different project utilizing tools and languages like Scratch, HTML, CSS, Python, and more. Registration is required if you'd like to use one of our laptops or bring your own. Suitable for ages 10-19.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Saturdays
September 9, 23
October  7, 21
November 4, 18

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Movie Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

ThumbnailJoin us for popcorn and a family - friendly movie in our meeting room.  Check in every month to see what's happening!

Todays Movie: Boss Baby [G]™ 97minutes.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Military Care Packages Sent with Thanks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Veteran's Day is November 11. In preparation, our thoughtful teen community shows their gratitude by creating care packages and writing letters of thanks to send to America's active military members and veterans.

Suitable for: All ages

 

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Sunday November 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Game Crazers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's game time! From word games, to card games, to board games, you'll find a new game craze to love or recharge your enthusiasm for strategy and play. Drop in for a few minutes or a few hours and get your game on. Bring your own games to share or come and play some of the library's favorites.
    
Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everyone loves to play with LEGO® bricks! Drop in and build something based on the monthly theme, or use your imagination in free creation. LEGO® and LEGO DUPLO® bricks provided.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM First LEGO League Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Golden Library’s LEGO Mindstorms team practices using STEM skills, research, teamwork and imagination in preparation for the First LEGO League Denver Qualifiers competition. The Lego League team is currently full. For questions about future teams, please email Nicole.Ball@jeffcolibrary.org.

Suitable for: Grades 5-8

    Location: Golden Library
Monday November 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior              

Biblioteca de Arvada, Lunes de 6:00 a 7:00 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 7525 W. 57th Ave. Arvada, CO 80002

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior.

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent.

Biblioteca de Wheat Ridge, Lunes de 6:30 a 7:30 p. m. (cerrado el 4 de septiembre por el Día del Trabajo y el 9 de octubre), 5475 W. 32nd Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80212

Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginner, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Yoga at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Traditional yoga practice helps develop tools to relieve stress and promote physical & mental health. Our classes welcome all levels whether you’re brand new to yoga, have been feeling left behind in other classes or simply want to strengthen fundamental elements! Come for one class or all! Wear comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat—or use one of the loaner mats we have available.

6:30 p.m., Mondays

Suitable for Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
Tuesday November 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You're never too old (or young!) to play with LEGO® Bricks! Join our all-ages LEGO® Play & Build program. Use your imagination and our two tubs of LEGOS® in free play and build. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in. Program limited to 45 participants.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab: Golden Fleece Fiber Fellowship Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the high fiber fun at the Golden Library! Do you sew? Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Spin? Weave? Want to? Come to Golden Library's DIY Lab on the first Tuesday of the month (and selected Sundays) to show us your work in progress. Or bring a project idea and your curiosity and we'll get you started.

Suitable for: Adults & Teens

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Belmar Teen Advisory Board Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Be a part of creating stellar library events for Belmar Teens! Belmar's Teen Advisory Board meets monthly to help plan events, suggest library materials and services, and of course talk books. Past Belmar TAB events include: Prom Swap, the Banned Book Fashion Show and our MonthlyTeen Book Club. If you're interested in joining, contact Librarian Lisa at lisa.dibbern@jeffcolibrary.org or stop by the library to find out more.

Suitable for: Grades 6 - 12

    Location: Belmar Library
Wednesday November 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGO® Play and Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LEGO Play and BuildPlay and build with LEGO® bricks every Wednesday.


Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO®  Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Edgewater Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM New Volunteer Orientation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Welcome new library volunteers!  This mandatory, one-hour orientation is designed to acquaint you with Jefferson County Public Library, provide general information about volunteering, and inform you of the conditions and policies affecting your involvement as a volunteer.  

Registration is required.  Register by calling 303-275-2212 or email volunteers@jeffcolibrary.org. Please indicate the date, time and location of the Orientation Session you wish to attend when you call or email to register.

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Better Pet Parenting: A Series for Responsible Pet Ownership - Making End of Life Decisions Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Whether your furry friend is approaching his golden years or has been diagnosed with a terminal illness, it’s important to calmly guide the end-of-life experience and minimize discomfort and distress. As your pet’s health declines, you
may elect to care for your pet at home—with the supervision of a veterinarian—or you may decide to end his suffering with euthanasia. Discuss this difficult subject with and learn how you can help your pet.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

 

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Practice your Spanish with other friendly language learners. This is not an instructional course, but rather a great opportunity to chat and improve your skills through facilitated conversation. All ability levels are welcome.

Suitable for: Spanish language learners, all ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday November 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Get Cracking on Code! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn the basics of computer programming through the use of free coding sites in a fun and creative environment. No programming experience is needed, just a positive attitude and a desire to build some cool games. Teens develop confidence in their ability to apply programming techniques to problems in a broad range of fields. We use Scratch, JavaScript, and codeHS.com to solve all the world's problems. Attend one class or do the entire series!

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our teens get involved - and we love it! The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) plans teen-specific library events, services and more.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Sharpen your pencils and your skills! We know you love your parents, but let's get real--sometimes it's easier to get homework help from someone else. Look to the library! The Golden Library and Colorado School of Mines Phi Gamma Delta fraternity are here to help. We invite students in grades 1-12 to stop in and get help in any subject. Drop-ins welcome.

Suitable for: Grades 1 - 12

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you like to tinker, invent and reimagine things? Drop in and use our DIY space to get creative. Try out a variety of tools including sewing machines, a serger, dremel, Silhouette Cameo™, button maker, soldering irons, hand tools for fiber crafts, Lego Mindstorms™ and other robotics, and Arduino. All ages are welcome during our weekly open lab. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult as it is a mostly self-directed program.

Suitable for: Ages 12 and up

    Location: Golden Library
Friday November 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Lakewood, Viernes de 1:00 a 2:00 p. m. (cerrado el 24 de noviembre por el Día de Acción de Gracias), 10200 W. 20th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Teen Time: DIY Candles Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Candle making is back!  If you enjoyed making candles at the last program, or if you didn't get the chance to make them before, we're making them again.

Suitable for: Teens, grades 7 - 12

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Sunday November 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Create Space - On Pins and Needles Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you love to sew, knit, crochet, cross-stitch, or do other needlecraft? Mix it up with other dabblers and enthusiasts as you work on your current project or start something new. Enjoy social time, share your knowledge and pick up new tips and tricks. Watch for occasional guest speakers who share tips and their own favorite work. We meet on the second Sunday of each month for a couple of hours of relaxation and fun.

Suitable for: Teens and Adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Create Space: Arts and Crafts It! Upcycle a Book Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Have fun. Be creative. Try something new.  

Upcycle a Book: Turn a discarded book into a pumpkin just in time to decorate your Thanksgiving table. Everyone will leave with a finished work of art

Suitable for: Teens & adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM LEGO® Play & Build Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Legos

Calling all LEGO® fans! Builders of all ages are welcome to stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® bricks and LEGO DUPLO® for younger kiddos.

Suitable for: All Ages

©2017 The LEGO® Group. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program.

    Location: Conifer Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Mesas de conversación en inglés /English Conversation Tables Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hablar un idioma extranjero no solo se trata de conocer las reglas gramaticales y el vocabulario. La confianza, la comprensión cultural y la comodidad son esenciales para poder dominar verdaderamente el idioma. Venga a la biblioteca a practicar su inglés oral en un entorno seguro con un instructor capacitado que dirigirá la conversación, responderá a las preguntas y le ayudará a aumentar su confianza. Esta no es una clase formal de inglés como lengua extranjera, sino que es una oportunidad para relacionarse con otras personas, aprender sobre los Estados Unidos y practicar el inglés.

Apto para: estudiantes de inglés de niveles principiante avanzado, intermedio y superior

Biblioteca de Evergreen - 5000 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439

There’s more to speaking a foreign language than just grammar and vocabulary. Confidence, cultural understanding and comfort are key to truly becoming fluent. Come to the library to practice speaking English in a safe environment with a trained facilitator who will guide conversation, answer questions and help you grow in confidence. This is not a formal ESL class - it’s an opportunity to connect with others, learn about America and practice English.

Suitable for: High beginners, intermediate and advanced English learners

    Location: Evergreen Library
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