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Thursday June 1, 2017 -  Friday June 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM LEGO® Contest Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer REading

Build a better world... with LEGO®! Enthusiasts of all ages can create a LEGO® structure that represents this year’s Summer Reading Theme “Build a Better World.” There are contest categories for:

Family
Kids (Age 6-12)
Teens (Age 13-17)
Adult (Age 18+)

Build at home with your own bricks or create using the library’s LEGO® collection at any participating library “LEGO® Play and Build” program during the month of June. Entries must be submitted by June 23. Public voting will be open from June 24-30. Visit participating libraries for entry details. Celebrate all things LEGO® with a party on:

Arvada: 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24
Belmar: 6 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 27
Bookmobile: 1 – 3 p.m. Saturday, June 24
Evergreen: 3 - 5 p.m. Thursday, June 29
Golden: 2 p.m. Friday, June 23
Standley Lake: 3 – 4:30 p.m. Sunday, July 2
Wheat Ridge: 2 – 4 p.m. Saturday, June 17

©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
Sunday June 11, 2017 -  Wednesday July 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Allen Karsh Photography Exhibit Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Allen Karsh displays his landscape photography that captures rare moments in nature such as a clearing storm at sunset, an unusual bloom of desert or mountain wildflowers, a rare snowfall, or a particularly vibrant year for fall colors. On display through July 19.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Golden Library
Friday June 23, 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 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Coding Camp - Web Design Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Want to learn how to program?  Not sure where to start?  In this week long coding camp you will learn the basics of computer programming by designing a website using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Suitable for ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingCalling all LEGO® enthusiasts! Kids of all ages are invited to celebrate all things  LEGO®  with crafts, games and activities. Participation in the  LEGO® Contest is not required, but you may submit your entry or put finishing touches on a library  LEGO®  creation. Be the first to see all of the amazing  LEGO®  contest entries and cast the first votes!

Registration is required.

©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: All ages

    Location: Golden Library
        There are 11 spaces available.
 
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: Auto Maintenance, hosted by Pickering's Auto Service.

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

 

    Location: Belmar Library
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Henna Tattooing Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Decorate yourself with the ancient art of henna. Create your own design or use one of our templates.

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required online, at the library, or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teens After Hours: Minecrafters Meetup Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Minecrafters unite! Build and play on our server during this special after-hours event. The library has a limited number of laptops, so please bring your own if you have one. Register one week in advance here, at the library or 303-235-5275. Use the Remind Me button to set up a registration reminder.

Suitable for: Ages 10-18

    Location: Golden Library
   
Saturday June 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Warrior Cats Role-Playing Game - CANCELLED Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Warrior Cats RPG has been cancelled.

Play the Warriors Tabletop Role-Playing Game Adventure with other fans of Erin Hunter’s popular Warrior Cats book series. At each Warrior Cats Role Playing Game, we play through one of the games at the end of the Warrior Cats: Omen of the Stars books. Create your own character for this storytelling adventure! Space is limited. Register here one week in advance. Use the Remind Me button to set up a registration reminder. .

Last Saturday of each month: Jan. 28 | Feb. 25 | Mar. 25 | Apr. 22 | May 20 | June 24

Suitable for teens and ages: 11 and up

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party: Mazes and Monsters Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Build a better world... with LEGO®! Enthusiasts of all ages can create a LEGO® structure that represents this year’s Summer Reading Theme “Build a Better World.” Today we're building minotaurs and mazes out of LEGO® bricks at the JCPL Bookmobile. See if you can escape the maze with your adventuring marble. Bring your creativity and sense of adventure. There are contest categories for:
Family
Kids (Age 6-12)
Teens (Age 13-17)
Adult (Age 18+)

Build at home with your own bricks or create using the library’s LEGO® collection at a LEGO® Play and Build program during the month of June. Entries must be submitted by Friday, June 23. Visit the library for entry details. ©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: All ages

JCPL Bookmobile at Ken Caryl Safeway
12442 W. Ken Caryl Ave., Littleton (map)

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

It’s Saturday matinee time at the library! We show family-friendly flicks and serve popcorn too. Today's movie is Sing (2016) [PG]™ 108 min. 

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Henna Tattooing Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Decorate yourself with the ancient art of henna. Create your own design or use one of our templates.

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Conifer Library
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Calling all LEGO® enthusiasts! Kids of all ages are invited to celebrate all things  LEGO®  with games and activities. Participation in the  LEGO® Contest is not required, but you may submit your entry or put finishing touches on a library  LEGO®  creation. Be the first to see all of the amazing  LEGO®  contest entries and cast the first votes!

Registration is required.

©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: All ages

 

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 28 spaces available.
Sunday June 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Naturally Arvada Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

It's only natural! Check out free demonstrations and displays from master chefs and gardeners using fresh produce found at the Sunday Arvada Farmer’s Market. We'll discuss relative topics and have kid’s crafts too! Presentations are 15 minutes in length. Bring your natural curiosity to the library. Today's topic: Animals

Upcoming topics:

  • July 9 - Onions and Garlic
  • July 30 - Moore Brothers Farm
  • August 6 - Melon Fresca
  • August 27 - Healthy Lunches

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM The Spectrum Hour Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

On the last Sunday of every month, Standley Lake library opens one hour early for people on the autism spectrum and their caregivers to use the library before it gets crowded. Browse the collection, snuggle up with a good book, or enjoy play and craft stations set up throughout the library. Folks with other special sensory needs are also more than welcome. 

Suitable for: Patrons on the Autism spectrum or with special sensory needs

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood 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 2:30 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

    Location: Golden Library
Monday June 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Advanced Teen Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Do you have a website you want to take to the next level? Learn the basics of CSS and JavaScript to design advanced websites in this week-long coding camp. Participants need to have basic knowledge of HTML. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
        There are 10 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fundamentals with Fran! Reading, Writing and Penmanship Mastery, for Kids! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Master the fundamentals of reading, writing, and penmanship in this fun workshop for kids. We take a ‘Connected Learning Approach’ with no need to pre-register. Just drop in! Tutoring and take-home materials provided at each session.

Suitable for: Kids, grades Preschool - 6

    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 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 superiorThere’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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Tuesday June 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Advanced Teen Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Do you have a website you want to take to the next level? Learn the basics of CSS and JavaScript to design advanced websites in this week-long coding camp. Participants need to have basic knowledge of HTML. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Terrific Tuesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

There's a different afterschool activity every Tuesday at the Lakewood Library including LEGO® building, movies, crafts, and games.

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: Lakewood Library
 
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 & 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
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Build a better world... with LEGO®! Enthusiasts of all ages can create a LEGO® structure that represents this year’s Summer Reading Theme “Build a Better World.” There are contest categories for:

  • Family
  • Kids (Age 6-12)
  • Teens (Age 13-17)
  • Adult (Age 18+)

Build at home with your own bricks or create using the library’s LEGO® collection at a LEGO® Play and Build program during the month of June. Entries must be submitted by Friday, June 23. Visit the library for entry details. ©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: All ages

    Location: Belmar Library
Wednesday June 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM MindSpark Science Challenge Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Challenge yourself building ramps, structures and a marble run and then put it to the test with this STEM Building Challenge run by Kim Musolff, Director of MindSpark Learning Community.

Suitable for: Ages 8-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Advanced Teen Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Do you have a website you want to take to the next level? Learn the basics of CSS and JavaScript to design advanced websites in this week-long coding camp. Participants need to have basic knowledge of HTML. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Comic with Pop Culture Classroom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Get hands-on art instruction from real-life comic book artists through Pop Culture Classroom (popcultureclassroom.org). Learn comic book drawing, writing, and so much more! You'll finish the course with a new love for the world of comics and their creators, plus the beginnings of your very own comic. No experience in art or comics necessary. Registration required here, at the library or 303-275-5275.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Lakewood Library
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
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  -  5:00 PM Tie-Dyeing with Sharpies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Here's an art project to help build a better world. Create your own customized, colorful bag with Sharpie pens, or bring your own t-shirt if you'd like (library supplies are limited). Be prepared to get messy! 

Suitable for: Ages 9-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Game Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Games teach strategic, tactical and logical thinking. Of course, they’re also a lot of fun! Try something new each month and feel free to bring your favorites to share. Today: Card Games

Suitable for: Teens

Coming soon:

Aug. 23 - Building a Civilization Games. Settlers of Catan, Carcasonne, 7 Wonders 
Sep. 20 - Cooperative Games. Mysterium is our favorite, but will have some others to try too.

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

    Location: Columbine 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
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Thursday June 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Time at Ken Caryl Ranch House Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Family TimeEveryone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing.
Join us at the Ken Caryl Ranch House, 7676 W. Contintental Divide Road (MAP).

    Location: Off-site Location
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Advanced Teen Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Do you have a website you want to take to the next level? Learn the basics of CSS and JavaScript to design advanced websites in this week-long coding camp. Participants need to have basic knowledge of HTML. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Edgewater Library
        There are 10 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingEnthusiasts of all ages can create a LEGO® structure that represents this year’s Summer Reading Theme “Build a Better World.” There are contest categories for:

  • Family
  • Kids (Age 6-12)
  • Teens (Age 13-17)
  • Adult (Age 18+)

Build at home with your own bricks or create using the library’s LEGO® collection at any participating library “LEGO® Play and Build” program during the month of June. Entries must be submitted by June 23. Public voting opens from June 24-30. Visit participating libraries for entry details. Celebrate all things LEGO®! ©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: All ages

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

Make time for slime! It's squishy, bouncy, fluffy fun. Prepare to get messy.

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Conifer 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 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 June 30, 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 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Advanced Teen Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Do you have a website you want to take to the next level? Learn the basics of CSS and JavaScript to design advanced websites in this week-long coding camp. Participants need to have basic knowledge of HTML. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 13-18

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Suicide Squad

Enjoy an evening of fun with friends, new and old, at the Lakewood Library. Now showing: Suicide Squad [PG-13]™ 2h 3 min. A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse. Popcorn and soft drinks provided.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Lakewood Library
        There are 30 spaces available.
Saturday July 1, 2017 -  Sunday July 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Belmar Teen Advisory Board (TAB): Teen Art Exhibit - Call for Entries Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Teens - if you're between the ages of 12-18 and live in Jefferson County, you're invited to submit images of your artwork for this public exhibition. There's no theme and all mediums are accepted, including, but not limited to: photography, paintings, drawings, 3D Objects and structure, ceramics, digital art.) Artwork does not need to be mounted. If you have questions, contact Librarian Lisa via email, lisa.dibbern@jeffcolibrary.org, or drop off at the Belmar Library (map) by July 23.

Artists can submit up to 5 pieces of artwork. Each piece of art must include the following information:

  • Artist’s Name, Age & Grade, School
  • Title
  • Medium
  • Dimensions
  • Year of creation.

Week of July 24: Belmar Teen Advisory Board decides which entries are accepted

July 27: Acceptance notice

July 31: Deadline to drop off art at the Belmar Library for installation

Aug. 2: Artist Reception with refreshments, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 6 - 8 p.m.

    Location: Belmar Library
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Saturday July 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everything’s more fun with a buddy, including reading! We pair younger kids with older kids to practice reading out loud, talking about the stories and finding interesting things to read. We also play games and make crafts. Get smart and make friends at the same time, and everyone wins! Buddies provided.Citizen’s Park - 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Suitable for: Kids of all ages, including English learners.

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Todo es más divertido con in amigo, incluyendo leer! Emparejamos niños jóvenes con niños de mejores edades para practicar leer en voz alto, hablar de que se trata en la historia y encontrar libros interesantes. Jugamos juegos y hacemos manualidades. ¡Ser inteligente y hacer amigos en mismo tiempo, y todos ganan! Amigos proveado. Ubicación del parque: 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Apto para: niños de todos edades, incluyendo estudiantes de inglés.

    Location: Edgewater 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  -  3:00 PM Teen Pride Fest Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride with the library! Giant bubbles, giant board games and button making await…not to mention resources and info for all things gay. We’ll have Speed Dating with a Book: GLBTQ+ Edition, an open mic with notable quotables from our community and a speaker panel including Tania Satchwell, women’s motocross champ. Top it all off with a big ol’ rainbow cake- we celebrate Pride with taste!

  • LGBTQ+ speakers panel
  • Speed Dating with a Book: LGBTQ+ edition 
  • Local LGBTQ+ friendly services and programs
  • Games
  • Photobooth
  • Pride crafts

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Alice in Wonderland Tea Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Curiouser and curiouser! Enjoy tea, snacks and games that are absolutely mad!

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
Sunday July 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood 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 Build a Better World… with LEGO®! Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingBuild a better world... with LEGO®! Enthusiasts of all ages can create a LEGO® structure that represents this year’s Summer Reading Theme “Build a Better World.” There are contest categories for:

  • Family
  • Kids (Age 6-12)
  • Teens (Age 13-17)
  • Adult (Age 18+)

Build at home with your own bricks or create using the library’s LEGO® collection at a LEGO® Play and Build program during the month of June. Entries must be submitted by Friday, June 23. Visit the library for entry details. ©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: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Monday July 3, 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 superiorThere’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
Wednesday July 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
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 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 Monthly Teen 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
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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: Wheat Ridge Library
Thursday July 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Time at Ken Caryl Ranch House Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Family TimeEveryone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing.
Join us at the Ken Caryl Ranch House, 7676 W. Contintental Divide Road (MAP).

    Location: Off-site Location
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

    Location: Columbine Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
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 Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

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

Frida Kahlo, the iconic self-portrait master, would’ve turned 110 this year! To celebrate, we’re throwing a party in her honor. Create a mural, sidewalk self-portrait, flower crown, and pose as Frida in the photo booth. This all-ages celebration includes cake! Share your knowledge on all things Frida, or come to learn more about this fascinating and passionate woman whose artistic legacy still lives strong today.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Arvada Library
Friday July 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Build a Drone Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Experts at Gold Crown Foundation promise not to drone on as they teach all things drone! Learn how drones work, about flying regulations and tips on building your own. Limited to 25 teens. 

Suitable for: Teens

Off site location: Gold Crown Foundation, 150 S. Harlan St., Lakewood

    Location: Off-site Location
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
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 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Build a Comic with Pop Culture Classroom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Get hands-on art instruction from real-life comic book artists through Pop Culture Classroom (popcultureclassroom.org). Learn comic book drawing, writing, and so much more! You'll finish the course with a new love for the world of comics and their creators, plus the beginnings of your very own comic. No experience in art or comics necessary. Registration required here, at the library or 303-275-5275.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Evergreen Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
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Saturday July 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Build a Button Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

 Design your own button at the JCPL Bookmobile. Make a photo gift or simply a cool design to wear. Templates and materials are provided. Bring your own photo or make your own artwork.

Suitable for: All Ages

JCPL Bookmobile at Ken Caryl Safeway
12442 W. Ken Caryl Ave., Littleton (map)

    Location: Bookmobile
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Stop Motion Animation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Ready to make your move? Start by creating stop motion animation at the library. We supply clay, LEGO® bricks and other toys to make your movies. Once you start, you may never stop! Registration required here, at the library or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Grades 6-12

    Location: Conifer Library
        There are 17 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Movie Time Plus: Frozen and Snow Making Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Frozen

Do you want to build a snowman? Well, you're gonna need some snow. Watch the ever-popular movie, Frozen  [PG] 109 minutes. Right after the movie, we'll learn how to create snow and then make a blizzard in a bottle, all with common household ingredients. Wear clothes you can get messy in. 

Everyone is welcome to watch the movie (no registration required). If you want to participate in snow making, registration is required and opens one week in advance here, at the library, or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Kids and Teens

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Time: Glass Bottle Mod Podge Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Decorate glass bottles using mod podge! We'll supply the bottles and decorative materials, but feel free to bring your own to use.

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 3:30 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. Offered Monthly. Limit : 20

Suitable for: Ages 7-17

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM LibLab: Make it SNOW! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

LibLabDo you want to build a snowman? Well, you're gonna need some snow. Watch the ever-popular movie, Frozen (PG) 109 minutes. Right after the movie, which starts at 1:30 p.m., we'll learn how to create snow and then make a blizzard in a bottle, all with common household ingredients. Wear clothes you can get messy in. Registration is required and opens one week in advance here, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Kids and Teens

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
Sunday July 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Naturally Arvada Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

It's only natural! Check out free demonstrations and displays from master chefs and gardeners using fresh produce found at the Sunday Arvada Farmer’s Market. We'll discuss relative topics and have kid’s crafts too! Presentations are 15 minutes in length. Bring your natural curiosity to the library. Today's topic: Onions and Garlic

Upcoming topics:

  • July 30 - Moore Brothers Farm
  • August 6 - Melon Fresca
  • August 27 - Healthy Lunches

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
 
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.

Suitable for: Teens & adults

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Create Space: Quilling Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Have fun. Be creative. Try something new. The timeless art of quilling has been around for hundreds of years but now's your chance to give it a try. Coil and shape thin strips of paper into creative designs. It may look complicated, but the basics are easy to master. Discover how to turn colorful paper strips into beautiful works of art and keepsakes.

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
   

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 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood 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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Monday July 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Mythology Games Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

By Zeus! It’s time for Mythology Games at Standley Lake. We have different games and activities based on ancient mythologies.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Video Game Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn all the different types of skills needed to become a video game programmer and how they bring together different types of creative sector jobs: musicians, designers, storytellers and more. Participate in a live demo of the interactive OhHeckYeah games and create a storyboard for your own video game. OhHeckYeah uses interactive video games to integrate play into the built environment to produce communities that are more connected, creative and fun.

Suitable for: Ages 11-18

    Location: Lakewood Library
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fundamentals with Fran! Reading, Writing and Penmanship Mastery, for Kids! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Master the fundamentals of reading, writing, and penmanship in this fun workshop for kids. We take a ‘Connected Learning Approach’ with no need to pre-register. Just drop in! Tutoring and take-home materials provided at each session.

Suitable for: Kids, grades Preschool - 6

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 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 stick to the theme or build your own creation. What story will you tell? We provide the LEGO® and LEGO DUPLO® for the little ones. No registration necessary, just drop by!

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: 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 superiorThere’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
Tuesday July 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Terrific Tuesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

There's a different afterschool activity every Tuesday at the Lakewood Library including LEGO® building, movies, crafts, and games.

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: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
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 BuildYou'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
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
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? Our Teen Writing Group is for you! Join Librarian Lisa in the Teen Lounge. Bring something to write with and your ideas!  We'll explore a variety of writing styles and topics. No registration required.  6:30 p.m. Second Tuesdays.
Suitable for Teens

    Location: Belmar Library
Wednesday July 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Build a Video Game Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the different types of skills needed to become a video game programmer and how they bring together different types of creative sector jobs: musicians, designers, storytellers and more. Participate in a live demo of the interactive OhHeckYeah games. Create a storyboard for your own video game. OhHeckYeah uses interactive video games to integrate play into the built environment to produce communities that are more connected, creative and fun.

Suitable for: Ages 11-18

    Location: Arvada Library
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

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

Teen writers… gather! Explore your creative writing voice with writing prompts, discussion, inspiration and more. Beginners welcome.

Suitable for: Teens

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM DIY Lab: Altoids Tin Flashlight Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Make your own LED flashlight with an Altoids Smalls tin. Learn to solder and get some practice creating simple circuits.

Suitable for: Ages 11+

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 3:32 PM     
 
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 July 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    3032355275   
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Video Game Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the different types of skills needed to become a video game programmer and how they bring together different types of creative sector jobs: musicians, designers, storytellers and more. Participate in a live demo of the interactive OhHeckYeah games. Create a storyboard for your own video game. OhHeckYeah uses interactive video games to integrate play into the built environment to produce communities that are more connected, creative and fun. 

Suitable for: Ages 11-18

    Location: Belmar Library
        There are 15 spaces available.
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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    3032355275   
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
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 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 Family Fun Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The second Thursday evening of each month is Family Fun Night at Evergreen Library! Bring everyone to enjoy themed stories and activities. Registration required here, at the library or 303-235-5275. Limited to 30 participants. Today's theme: Trails & Tents, stories around the campfire.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 8:45 PM  -  10:00 PM Outdoor Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Outdoor Movie NightNothing says “summertime” like watching movies under the stars. Bring blankets, lawn chairs, and enjoy a fun family night. Tonight's movie: The Secret Life of Pets (2016) PG | 1h 27min 

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
Friday July 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM English Conversation Table 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 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Build a Comic with Pop Culture Classroom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Get hands-on art instruction from real-life comic book artists through Pop Culture Classroom (popcultureclassroom.org). Learn comic book drawing, writing, and so much more! You'll finish the course with a new love for the world of comics and their creators, plus the beginnings of your very own comic. No experience in art or comics necessary. Registration required here, at the library or 303-275-5275.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Edgewater Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Summer of Love Tie Dye Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

We’re bringing back the 60’s during summer reading! Bring your own t-shirts, tank tops, scarfs, pillowcases or whatever. We'll supply the rest. And remember, Dude, this event can get messy, so be sure to wear your best grubby threads.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Conifer Library
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Teen Improv Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Wondering what to do on a Friday evening? Improvise! Stars like Seth Rogen, Amy Poehler, and Will Ferrell got their start doing improv comedy. It's a fine art and it's fun! Learn the fundamentals during a night of games and challenges. 

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Evergreen Library
        There are 22 spaces available.
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Movie TimeEnjoy an evening of fun with friends, new and old, at the Lakewood Library. We're showing Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Explore a new era of the Wizarding World before Harry Potter. Something mysterious is leaving a path of destruction in the streets of 1926 New York, threatening to expose the wizarding community. Newt Scamander arrives in the city nearing the end of a global excursion to research and rescue magical creatures when unsuspecting No-Maj Jacob Kowalski inadvertently lets some of Newt’s beasts loose. Watch as this band of unlikely heroes works to recover the missing beasts before they come to harm or their mission puts them on a collision course with Dark forces. Popcorn and soft drinks provided. (2016) [PG-13]™ 133 min.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 8:00 AM     
Saturday July 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everything’s more fun with a buddy, including reading! We pair younger kids with older kids to practice reading out loud, talking about the stories and finding interesting things to read. We also play games and make crafts. Get smart and make friends at the same time, and everyone wins! Buddies provided.Citizen’s Park - 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Suitable for: Kids of all ages, including English learners.

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Todo es más divertido con in amigo, incluyendo leer! Emparejamos niños jóvenes con niños de mejores edades para practicar leer en voz alto, hablar de que se trata en la historia y encontrar libros interesantes. Jugamos juegos y hacemos manualidades. ¡Ser inteligente y hacer amigos en mismo tiempo, y todos ganan! Amigos proveado. Ubicación del parque: 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Apto para: niños de todos edades, incluyendo estudiantes de inglés.

    Location: Edgewater Library
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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 Lakewood Origami Lovers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Lakewood Origami Lovers is an informal paper-folding group at Belmar. Whether you’re new to origami or an expert folder, we'd love to have you. Materials will be provided. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Belmar Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Robot Challenge with Cubelets Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Can you build a Robot to bypass other robots, or knock them over at full speed? Can you build a robot that turns on lights and sounds an alarm when it gets too dark? Can you do it with nothing but cubes? Come to the Bookmobile at Ken Caryl to discover how to do this and more. Or just come to have fun with our Cubelets collection!

JCPL Bookmobile at Ken Caryl Safeway, 12442 W Ken Caryl Ave. (map)

Suitable for: All Ages

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

Movie Time

It’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. Registration is required and begins one week in advance. Today's movie is Sing (2016) [PG]™ 108 min.

Suitable for: All Ages

    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
   

LEGO® Play and BuildEveryone 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

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

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Obstacle Course with the Armed Services Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingTest your skills and stamina with an obstacle course run by divisions of the United States Armed Services. Run, jump and climb your way to the finish line.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
        There are 62 spaces available.
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 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 5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teens After Hours: Minecrafters Meetup Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingMinecrafters unite! Build and play on our server during this special after-hours event. The library has a limited number of laptops, so please bring your own if you have one. Register one week in advance here, at the library or 303-235-5275. Use the Remind Me button to set up a registration reminder.

Suitable for: Ages 10-18

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:00 AM     
Sunday July 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood 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
Monday July 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Golden Library
   
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Comic with Pop Culture Classroom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Get hands-on art instruction from real-life comic book artists through Pop Culture Classroom (popcultureclassroom.org). Learn comic book drawing, writing, and so much more! You'll finish the course with a new love for the world of comics and their creators, plus the beginnings of your very own comic. No experience in art or comics necessary. Registration required here, at the library or 303-275-5275.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Standley Lake Library
    Registration will begin on Monday, July 10, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

    Location: Columbine Library
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fundamentals with Fran! Reading, Writing and Penmanship Mastery, for Kids! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Master the fundamentals of reading, writing, and penmanship in this fun workshop for kids. We take a ‘Connected Learning Approach’ with no need to pre-register. Just drop in! Tutoring and take-home materials provided at each session.

Suitable for: Kids, grades Preschool - 6

    Location: Golden Library
 
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 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 superiorThere’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
Tuesday July 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Terrific Tuesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

There's a different afterschool activity every Tuesday at the Lakewood Library including LEGO® building, movies, crafts, and games.

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: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    3032355275   
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 1:00 AM     
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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
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Conifer Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
Wednesday July 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Columbine Library
    Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
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
   

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 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 July 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Time at Ken Caryl Ranch House Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Family TimeEveryone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing.
Join us at the Ken Caryl Ranch House, 7676 W. Contintental Divide Road (MAP).

    Location: Off-site Location
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    3032355275   
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    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 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Build a Better World with Salida Circus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    3032355275   
   

Summer Reading

Step right up for this interactive circus theater show featuring juggling, acrobatics and clowning. Joanie Balonie and Coach Jello are ready to "Build a Better World" through inspired silly songs, playful pranks, juggling jokes and even Charlie the circus dog!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
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Friday July 21, 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 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Build a Comic with Pop Culture Classroom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Get hands-on art instruction from real-life comic book artists through Pop Culture Classroom (popcultureclassroom.org). Learn comic book drawing, writing, and so much more! You'll finish the course with a new love for the world of comics and their creators, plus the beginnings of your very own comic. No experience in art or comics necessary. Registration required here, at the library or 303-275-5275.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Belmar Library
    Registration will begin on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Blanket for Project Linus Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Happiness is making a warm blanket for a child in need with Project Linus. Blankets are distributed to seriously ill and traumatized children locally and worldwide. The library will provide supplies to make either a tied fleece blanket a fabric quilt. Karen Loucks will speak about making a difference in the community and her experiences in starting Project Linus.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Library Mini Golf Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Putt your way through the library on a 9-hole miniature golf course. Challenge your friends and play for bragging rights! Call the Golden Library to register, space is limited. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.  Call 303-235-5275 to register. Registration begins July 1.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
Saturday July 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Green Living: Fix-It, Re-Use It, Clean-it Fair Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Want to help build a better world? Roll up your sleeves and make a DIY difference. Create a natural cleaning product to use in your home. Repurpose an old t-shirt to make a shopping bag. Learn the basics of composting to keep kitchen scraps out of landfills. We’ll also have community partners on hand to repair your bicycles, small electronics, and clothing. One repair item per person, please.

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Duct Tape Crafts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stick with Duct tape as a diverse medium for creativity. We’ll have multiple colors and designs available so you can make something unique and cool.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Strum Boom Croon : The Music of Central and Latin America/Concierto abierto: la música de América Ce Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Denver-based musicians Yuzo Nieto and Alejandro Fuentes present songs from around Central and Latin America. Prepare to be serenaded with guitar, drum and voice! Bring the family to enjoy the show.

Suitable for: All Ages

Los músicos de Denver, Yuzo Nieto y Alejandro Fuentes, presentan canciones de América Central y Latina. Prepárate para una serenata con guitarra, percusión y canto. Trae a la familia para que disfrute del espectáculo.

Apto para: Todas las edades

    Location: Belmar Library
Sunday July 23, 2017 -  Wednesday August 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Russell Pedri Photography Exhibit Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Russell Pedri is a Colorado photographer and U.S. Army Veteran. His photographs are on exhibit July 23 - August 30.

Suitable for: All

    Location: Golden Library
Sunday July 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood 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 2:30 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
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Monday July 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fundamentals with Fran! Reading, Writing and Penmanship Mastery, for Kids! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Master the fundamentals of reading, writing, and penmanship in this fun workshop for kids. We take a ‘Connected Learning Approach’ with no need to pre-register. Just drop in! Tutoring and take-home materials provided at each session.

Suitable for: Kids, grades Preschool - 6

    Location: Golden Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Arvada Library
   
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM What's that bird in my backyard? Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Ever wonder about those birds visiting your backyard? Wildlife educator Sue Krause helps us understand our feathered friend, which ones visit only certain times of the year, and more!

Suitable for: Teens & adults

    Location: Evergreen 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 superiorThere’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
Tuesday July 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Terrific Tuesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

There's a different afterschool activity every Tuesday at the Lakewood Library including LEGO® building, movies, crafts, and games.

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: Lakewood Library
 
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 BuildYou'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 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Evergreen Library
    Registration will begin on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Obstacle Course with the Armed Services Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingTest your skills and stamina with an obstacle course run by divisions of the United States Armed Services. Run, jump and climb your way to the finish line.

Suitable for: Teens

    Location: Belmar Library
        There are 66 spaces available.
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Arvada Library
Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM MindSpark Science Challenge Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Challenge yourself building ramps, structures and a marble run and then put it to the test with this STEM Building Challenge run by Kim Musolff, Director of MindSpark Learning Community.

Suitable for: Ages 8-12

    Location: Evergreen Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Safari Sally Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer ReadingHave you ever wondered what makes the world of animals so amazing? How do they depend on one another, how important are they to us? Get up close and personal to some wonderful and amazing animals with Safari Sally as we learn about how important the animal kingdom is to us, how they make this a better world, and what we can do to help.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Golden Library
    Registration will begin on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM     
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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Build a Video Game Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the different types of skills needed to become a video game programmer and how they bring together different types of creative sector jobs: musicians, designers, storytellers and more. Participate in a live demo of the interactive OhHeckYeah games. Create a storyboard for your own video game. OhHeckYeah uses interactive video games to integrate play into the built environment to produce communities that are more connected, creative and fun. 

Suitable for: Ages 11-18

Held at 8055 West Bowles Ave, Suite 2T (MAP

    Location: Columbine Library
        There are 3 spaces available.
 
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 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Arvada 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 July 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Time at Ken Caryl Ranch House Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Family TimeEveryone is invited for stories, singing, rhyming and dancing.
Join us at the Ken Caryl Ranch House, 7676 W. Contintental Divide Road (MAP).

    Location: Off-site Location
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Arvada 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 July 28, 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  -  7:00 PM Tween Coding Camp Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

Learn the basics through visual languages like Scratch and Code Combat. You'll also explore concepts through cubelets and programmable robots. No experience necessary. Registration required at the library, jeffcolibrary.org or 303-235-5275. 

Suitable for: Ages 9-13

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM 4th Annual Teen Fandom Contest Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's time once again for our fantastic Fandom Contest. It’s your chance to create a fun representation of a book, movie, TV show or musical artist. Contributions can be written (stories, poetry), visual (art, cosplay) or digital (videos). Submit your creation in person to Lakewood Library's Teen Librarian between June 25 and July 26. Our Teen Advisory Board will judge the entries on July 28, 5 – 6 p.m. Then, we’ll celebrate with a costume party, complete with pizza & other snacks! Winners in each category will receive a $25 Visa gift card. Entrants must be a Colorado resident between 11 - 18 years of age. Please include your telephone number and/or email address with your entry.

Suitable for: Ages 11-18

    Location: Lakewood Library
    Registration will begin on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 8:00 AM     
Saturday July 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everything’s more fun with a buddy, including reading! We pair younger kids with older kids to practice reading out loud, talking about the stories and finding interesting things to read. We also play games and make crafts. Get smart and make friends at the same time, and everyone wins! Buddies provided.Citizen’s Park - 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Suitable for: Kids of all ages, including English learners.

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Todo es más divertido con in amigo, incluyendo leer! Emparejamos niños jóvenes con niños de mejores edades para practicar leer en voz alto, hablar de que se trata en la historia y encontrar libros interesantes. Jugamos juegos y hacemos manualidades. ¡Ser inteligente y hacer amigos en mismo tiempo, y todos ganan! Amigos proveado. Ubicación del parque: 2401 Sheridan Blvd., Edgewater

Apto para: niños de todos edades, incluyendo estudiantes de inglés.

    Location: Edgewater Library
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misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Are You Ready for the Eclipse? Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Did you know that eclipses may help us discover the key to an unsolved mystery about the Sun? Or that they’ve caused wars to come to a halt? Be ready for this year’s solar eclipse on August 21 by attending this fun family presentation hosted by Sorin from AstroBox. Learn interesting scientific facts and historical intrigues, and how to make your own Pinhole Eclipse viewer out of a simple cardboard box at home.

Suitable for: All ages

    Location: Standley Lake Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Magic: It's All About Cooperation Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

summer reading

It's double the all-American fun in an old-fashioned vaudeville show, complete with ragtime music and classic magic. Master Magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun present a sensational show featuring live rabbits, birds and members of the audience. Families work together to make real magic happen while learning about the history of American magicians.

Suitable for: All Ages

Program held in the McDonald's Play Place near the JCPL Bookmobile at the Ken Caryl Safeway
7509 S. Alkire Street in Littleton (MAP)

    Location: Bookmobile
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 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 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Arvada After Dark: Harry Potter's Birthday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

It's Harry Potter's birthday and we're celebrating with challenges and cake!  Registration required online, at the library, or by calling 303-235-5275.

Suitable for: Teens, ages 11 - 18

    Location: Arvada Library
    Registration will begin on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 8:04 AM     
Sunday July 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Naturally Arvada Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Summer Reading

It's only natural! Check out free demonstrations and displays from master chefs and gardeners using fresh produce found at the Sunday Arvada Farmer’s Market. We'll discuss relative topics and have kid’s crafts too! Presentations are 15 minutes in length. Bring your natural curiosity to the library. Today's topic: Moore Brothers Farm

Upcoming topics:

  • August 6 - Melon Fresca
  • August 27 - Healthy Lunches

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Arvada Library
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Golden Teen Advisory Board 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 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sunday Fun Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Find games, crafts, and other activities on Sunday afternoons at Lakewood Library. We focus on a different theme each month to keep things fresh. Drop in and have fun!

Suitable for: All Ages

    Location: Lakewood Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  2:30 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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