Library Programs & Events

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**Programs requiring registration will be indicated below. Please call 303-762-2560 or email epl@englewoodco.gov to register, unless otherwise indicated.

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.

Toddler/Preschool EXTRA: Astronaut Training Camp: Do you want to journey to the Moon someday?  Then join us for our Astronaut Training Camp with lots of fun space related activities including:  walking on the moon, making shuttle repairs in space, using robotic arms, exploring moon sand and making space related crafts.  Monday, April 8 from 10:30-11:30am.

Earth Day: Celebrate Earth Day with books, cool recycled crafts and fun science based activities.   Thursday, April 18 from 4-5pm.

Toddler/Preschool Messy Process Art: Marvelous Mud:  Join us for an art session where the emphasis is on the process and fun is the final product!  This month we’ll do mud. Dress to get messy!  Friday, April 26 from 10:30-11:30am.

Programs for Teens

Tuesday Teen Takeover: The Tech Lab is now for teens only on Tuesday nights! Play video games, board games, hang out, watch YouTube videos and more! Tuesdays in the Tech Lab from 4-7pm.

Drive Smart: This one hour class covers teen driving essentials including specific risks for teen drivers, graduated driver licensing and insurance coverage. For teens and parents/guardians. Tuesday, April 2 at 6:30pm. Location:  Altenbach Room.

Teen Earth Day: Join us for fun Earth Day activities including Air Plant Terrariums and Recycled Art. For Teens ages 12-18.  Tuesday, April 16 at 6:30pm. Altenbach Room.

Programs for Adults

Living on the Cheap:  Mile High on the Cheap presents a series of workshops designed to help you stretch your hard-earned money. There will be door prizes! No registration required.  Tuesday, April 2 at 6:30pm. Location:  Anderson Room.

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 from 1-2pm. Altenbach Room.

Get Smart Tutoring:  Since we partnered with High Performance Tutoring, you can reap the benefits of high quality math, science, and test prep tutoring FREE. Help is available for elementary through advanced college coursework. Drop in or RSVP by calling (720) 943-7304. Wednesday, April 3 starting at 3:30pm.

Writers Group: Twice a month the Once Written, Twice Revised writer's group meets to discuss the craft of  writing and practice with prompts and exercises.  All experience levels are welcome.  See https://twitter.com/ORevised for more information about the group, or call 303-762-2555 for more general information. First and Third Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm.  Altenbach Room.

Microsoft Word Fundamentals:  Learn how to create and edit a document with basic formatting tools in MS Word. Registration required. Saturday, April 6 at 10:30am. Location:  Tech Lab.

Genealogy Beginner Level: Join expert Leah Klocek for the first two of four sessions. Registration required. Saturday, April 6 & 20 at 10:30am. Location:  Anderson Room.

Retro Game Day: Come and play games at the library! Every Sunday of the month, we’ll put the board games out on the tables throughout the library.  For all ages. No registration required. Sundays through April from 1-5pm.

Memory Cafe: For people experiencing memory loss and their caregivers. Each café has an activity to facilitate the goal of social connection without worry. For adults. No registration required. Monday, April 8 at 2pm. Location: Anderson Room.

Parenting With Love & Logic: EPS and EPL bring you Charles Fay from the Love & Logic Institute. For more information please visit www.loveandlogic.com Registration is required at https://tinyurl.com/y5w4ptld Wednesday, April 10 at 6:30pm. Location: Fisher Auditorium, Englewood High School.

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 from 6:30-7:30pm. Perrin Room.

Change Your Life by Tidying Your Home: The transformative method from the popular book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up and Spark Joy by Marie Kondo. For adults and Teens. Saturday, April 13 at 2pm. Location:  Anderson Room.

Show Me the Money: A six-part series addressing personal finances. Basic Finance, Buying a Home, When to Borrow Money, Sell or Stay, Retirement Planning, Real Estate Investing. For adults and teens. Mondays, April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13, & 20 at 6:30pm. Check with library staff for specific room location. No registration required.

Life, The Universe, and Everything: The Library, in conjunction with the Masonic Philosophical Society, invites you to join our conversation. We explore a new topic each month with the goal of providing many points of view and inspiring individuals to self-awareness. For adults. No registration required. Tuesday, April 16 at 6:30pm. Location Perrin Room.

Internet Wise: Learn about the tools you can use to limit what is shared about you online, including Browser plug-ins, proxies and the Tor browser. Registration required. Wednesday, April 17 at 6:30pm. Location:  Tech Lab.

Parenting With Love & Logic Class: A Six-week Love & Logic Parenting Class. Please visit www.loveandlogic.com for more info. Ten dollar workbook fee. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y5w4ptld Thursdays, April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, & 23 at 6:30pm. Location:  Anderson Room.

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 from 10:30-11:30am. Malley Center.

Critter Cuddle: Visit with the Humane Society’s animal menagerie! Just look for the big HS RV. Saturday, March 23 at 10:30am. Location: Civic Center Circle.

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 from 10:30-11:30am. 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 from 12:30-1:30pm. Perrin Room.

Rock Art: Learn the art of painting and preserving rocks. Class materials are supplied. All skill levels. For adults and teens. No registration required. Saturday, April 27 at 10:30am, AND Tuesday, April 30 at 6:30pm. Both classes are the same; no need to attend both. Location: Anderson Room.

Introduction to Nonviolent Communication: NVC helps transform patterns that often lead to conflict or disconnection from ourselves and others. For adults and teens. Monday, April 29 at 5:30pm. Location:  Anderson Room.

Sit-N-Knit: Whether you’re an expert or you've 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.  For adults and teens. Last Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8:30pm. Perrin Room. 

Open Tech Lab: 

  • Saturdays: 2:30pm-4:30pm
  • Thursdays: 4:30-6:30pm
  • Fridays & Sundays: 2:30-4:30pm