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Community Tuesday: Scanning Open House on Sunday

WHG Scanning Open House on Sunday

Do you have old letters, photographs or ephemera you would like to have scanned? Creating Your Community is hosting a monthly scanning open house in the Western History/Genealogy Department.

We invite you to come and let us digitize your historical treasures* and learn about Creating Your Community, Colorado’s Social Archive.

3rd SUNDAY EACH MONTH | 1-4pm

Community Tuesday: Free Scanning Day at Lakewood Heritage Center on Saturday

Davie's Chuck Wagon Diner

Join the Creating Your Community Team at Lakewood Heritage Center Event “Rockin’ Block Party”

Saturday, June 9th, 10-4pm

801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood CO 80226Contact: 303-987-7850

A Day of Retro Fun for the Whole Family! This year’s event has a 1950s theme and will feature the Chuck Hughes Band and a classic musical set in the 50s.

Community Tuesdays: Have somethin to say? We have FORUMS now!

Denver Health Heart

Creating Your Community, Colorado's Social Archive, now has forums! Start a conversation with us! We want to hear about your garden (in the Denver Gardens & Urban Farms community,) or why not tell us what you really think about graffitti (in the Denver Street Art community)?

Community Tuesday: Free USB Drives!

Free USB Drives

Have you got your photos and stories all ready to share on the Creating Your Community website? Well today is your lucky day! For the first five people that create a community or contribute to an existing community, we will send you a FREE 2GB USB Drive!

All you have to do is email me (Jamie) with a link to your content and your snail mail address at jseemill@denverlibrary.org.

Community Tuesday: Cinco de Mayo in the Park

Community Tuesday: Cinco de Mayo in the Park

Cinco de Mayo just passed It was a beautiful weekend for a celebration.

Community Tuesday: Share your garden

Garden harvest to look forward to!

It's beautiful out! Put your green thumbs in some soil and then share your photos. The Denver's Gardens & Urban Farms community would love to see them and hear your stories.

Community Tuesday: Say I Do!

Mims Washington Wedding

This week just say "I Do" with the Zion Baptist Church. This community celebrates the marriages and anniversaries of the members of the church both past and present. Check it out and feel the love!

Community Tuesday: Things are warming up!

Cheesman Park Pavilion

It seems like things are starting to warm up again! Why not have a picnic at Cheesman Park and tell us about it? We have a new community dedicated to Cheesman Park on the Creating Your Community website. Won't you share a park story with us?

You too can preserve!

You too can preserve!

Does that picture of Uncle Bubba look like him. You know, kinda torn, wrinkled and a little sagging?

Do you have family treasures that are in need of some TLC?  Does that picture of Uncle Bubba look like him?  You know, kinda torn, wrinkled and a little sagging? 

CYC Scanning Open House This Sunday 1-4pm in the CTC

Free Public Scanning

Do you have old letters, photographs or ephemera you would like to have scanned? We will be hosting a monthly scanning open house every third Sunday in the Community Technology Center through 2012. Our first scan date is this Sunday from 1-4pm. 

 We invite you to come and let us digitize your historical treasures and learn about the Creating Your Community Social Archive.