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Programs

 
All programs are free and open to the public
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720-887-2350 or sign up online here.

 Hydroponics
Hydroponics- July 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Learn from the Master Gardeners about growing plants in water without soil!

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 People of the Kawuneeche Valley People of the Kawuneeche Valley- July 31, 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Covering 11,000 years of history, Dave Lively shares the stories of human nature encountering Mother Nature in what is now the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park. 

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Bookbinding

Bookbinding- August 6, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Create a Coptic Stitch journal with laser-cut wood covers and journal pockets. All supplies included.


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 Introduction to Arduino
Introduction to Arduino- August 10, 5 - 6 p.m.


Powered by the Sparkfun Inventor's Kit, this class is an introduction to the basics of the Arduino microcontroller. The first half of the class will cover how to download and install the Arduino software and how to install the libraries. The second half will be students building projects and uploading the code to the Arduino controller to make the project work. 

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 Pack your lunch
Pack Your Lunch- August 11, 6:30 - 8 p.m.


Packing a lunch for work is a healthy and cost-effective alternative to buying lunch every day. Broomfield public health nutritionists are here to tell you how to pack the perfect lunch!

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 Bookbinding
Bookbinding- Saturday, August 13, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Try your hand at making a star book. This fun binding technique looks complicated but is really quite simple and easy to make. All supplies included. 


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 Arduino
In
troduction to Arduino- August 24, 5 - 6 p.m.

Powered by the Sparkfun Inventor's Kit, this class is an introduction to the basics of the Arduino microcontroller. The first half of the class will cover how to download and install the Arduino software and how to install the libraries. The second half will be students building projects and uploading the code to the Arduino controller to make the project work. 

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 Read Between the Wines Read Between the Wines- August 26, 6 - 7:30 p.m.

For this 21+ only event Beverage Werks owner John Irwin introduces the world of wine while your librarians pair your drink with the perfect novel for exploring wine country.
Participants must be 21+ and bring valid ID. 

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 3D Printing Basics 3D Printing Basics- September 3, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Come and see the library’s Lulzbot Mini 3D printer in action, experiment with online 3D modeling and splicing tools, and ask questions about basic 3D printer function. Spaces are limited, registration required.

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Cooking on a Tight Budget

Cooking on a Tight Budget- September 8, 6:30 - 8 p.m.


Limited funds doesn’t mean limited health or limited taste. Broomfield’s nutritionists will share their tips for cooking on a tight budget.

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 Family Rocket Workshop
Family Rocket Workshop- September 10, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Build and launch your own Estes Gnome rocket in this family workshop! Spaces are limited, registration required. ages 9 and up with a parent or favorite adult

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 Home Brew Basics Home Brew Basics- September 10, 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Local homebrewer Mike Meis will address the homebrew phenomenon: why beer is "hot," how it works, is it safe to do in my house? No samples, but lots of fun! 

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 Hand-sewing skills
Open MakerLab: Hand-Sewing Skills- September 14, 5 - 6 p.m.

Learn some basic stitches and survival skills like sewing on  buttons.

No registration required. All materials provided. Ages 15+.


 Investments Strategy Investments Strategy- September 21, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Selection and other decisions regarding disciplined retirement investment and re-balance strategies.

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 Family Rocket Workshop
Family Rocket Workshop- September 24, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Build and launch your own Estes Gnome rocket in this family workshop! Spaces are limited, registration required. ages 9 and up with a parent or favorite adult

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 Dollar-a-day boys
Dollar-A-Day Boys- September 25, 2 - 3 p.m.


Join us to learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps, FDR's work program in The Great Depression where over 57,000 young men served in Colorado. Bill Jamerson will be at the library dressed in uniform, telling stories, singing songs, reading, and showing a video clip from the PBS film he produced. The program is nostalgic, with much laughter and heartfelt stories.

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 Hand Sewing Skills Open MakerLab: Hand-Sewing Skills- September 28, 5 - 6 p.m.

Learn some basic stitches and survival skills like sewing on  buttons.

No registration required. All materials provided. Ages 15+.






Family Rocket Workshop- September 10, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Build and launch your own Estes Gnome rocket in this family workshop! Spaces are limited, registration required. ages 9 and up with a parent or favorite adult

Click here to register.