Programs for Adults and Teens
French Conversation Circle: Bonjour! Looking for a chance to brush up on your French We’ll gather once a month to practice our French language skills in a supportive, immersive environment. All skill levels are welcome. First Wednesday of every month at 1pm. Altenbach Room.
Writers Group: The first and third Wednesdays of the month we'll meet to discuss the craft of writing and practice with prompts and exercises. All experience levels are welcome. First and Third Wednesdays at 6:30pm. Altenbach Room.
Internet Wise: Learn about the tools you can use to limit what's shared about you online. Find out how browser plug-ins, proxies, and the Tor browser can help keep your information private. Registration required. Saturday, August 4 at 10:30am. Tech Lab
Introduction to Nonviolent Communication: Based on the Non-Violent Communication (NVC) work of Marshall Rosenberg and grounded in compassion and the universality of human needs, NVC helps transform patterns of communication that often lead to conflict or disconnection from ourselves and others. Please join for this free introductory class and discover the many ways Compassionate Communication can transform your life. Saturday, August 4 at 1pm. Anderson Room
Sundown Book Club: New members are always welcome. Please ask library staff for this month's title and how to acquire a copy. Second Thursday of the month at 6:30pm. Perrin Room.
English Conversation Circle: Would you like to practice and improve your English speaking skills? Would you like to meet other new English speakers and learn from each other? Englewood Public Library invites you to attend the English Conversation Circle to practice speaking English. This event is meant for adults who are beginning or intermediate English language learners. Second Saturday of the month at 10:30am in the Altenbach Room.
PowerPoint: Microsoft PowerPoint is a popular presentation creation software that uses slides. Learn how to create, edit, and save a basic presentation. Registration required. Wednesday, August 15 at 6:30pm. Tech Lab
Malley Book Club: New members always welcome. Please ask library staff for this month's title and how to acquire a copy. Third Thursday of the month at 10:30am. Malley Center.
The Write Crime: For over one hundred years, since the world was first introduced to Sherlock Holmes, both writers and readers alike have been fascinated by the mystery novel. Join six members of Sisters in Crime-Colorado as they present an author panel discussion on writing, research, publishing, self-publishing, and sneak previews of their latest works. Book sales and signing to follow. For adults & teens. No registration required. Saturday, August 18 at 10:30am. Anderson Room
Spanish Conversation Circle: Spanish Conversation Circle is a casual approach to learning Spanish for everyone from beginners to fluent speakers! For adults & teens. Tuesday, August 21 at 7pm. Altenbach Room.
Conversations over Coffee: We have donuts & coffee! If you’re currently experiencing homelessness or you’re interested in discussing social issues affecting our community, please join us for a warm beverage and a donut. Let's share stories and get to know each other. Open to everyone regardless of housing situation. For adults and teens. Fourth Wednesday of the month at 10:30am. Altenbach Room.
Book Buzz Book Club: New members are always welcome. Please ask library staff for this month's title and how to acquire a copy. Fourth Wednesday of the month at 12:30pm. Perrin Room.
Sit-N-Knit: Whether you’re an expert or have never learned to cast on, this group could be just what you’re looking for! Join us for a relaxing evening to build your skills, share your knowledge, and make new friends. Last Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm. Perrin Room.
Open Tech Lab:
- Saturdays: 10:30am-12:30pm
- Thursdays: 4:30-6:30pm
- Fridays & Sundays: 2:30-4:30pm
Programs for Children
No registration required for most programs; see below for more information.
Babysteps: Storytime for children birth to 18 months old & caregiver. Every Wednesday at 10:30am and 2:30pm
Teetertots: Storytime for children 18 months to 3 years old & caregiver. Every Monday and Tuesday at 10:30am
Preschool: Storytime for children 3 to 5 years old. Every Thursday and Friday at 10:30am.
Open Play: The storytime room will be open with a variety of toys that will spark the imagination. All ages welcome. Check the calendar for specific dates/times.
Lego Programs: School-aged children, come in and create! Parents welcome too. Check the calendar for specific dates/times.
Summer Reading Programs: Summer Reading ends August 12th! We have programs every day throughout the summer. See our Summer Reading page for more details.
Toddler/Preschool Messy Process Art: Join us for an art session where the emphasis is on the process and fun is the final product! This month we’ll do circle art with paint. Dress to get messy! Friday, August 17 at 10:30am.
Winnie the Pooh Party: Join us as we learn about honey with Pooh, hop with Kanga and Roo, snack with Rabbit, help Eeyore find his tail, and much more! Thursday, August 23 at 4pm.
Toddler/Preschool EXTRA: Teddy Bear Picnic: Bring your favorite teddy bear and join us at the Teddy Bear Picnic. We will have books, music, dancing, crafts, picnic food and a teddy bear parachute bounce! Tuesday, August 28 at 10:30am.