Recurring Events

Daily Happy Hour

Weekdays 3-6 pm, all day Saturdays and Sundays

Yup - happy hour specials every day of the week 3-6 pm!  All day Saturday and Sunday. See details on our website

Happier Hour Story Time

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-5 pm

Happy Hour + Story Time = Happier Hour. Bar specials for grown-ups start at 4 pm. Stories and cookies for your little ones start at 4:30. Stay tuned for guest author story tellers.

Bilingual Story Time: Third Thursdays

Musical Story Time: Monthly Tuesdays with Bradley Weaver

CoffeeTalk StoryTime

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 11 am

1/2 off any coffee drink 10:30-11:30 am. Story time at 11 am.

Mavis Mondays: Visit with Mavis the Magical BookMobile for a free book

Whit's Story Time: First Friday stories with Whit's Frozen Custard

Real Baby Story Time: Third Friday story time for babies. Coupons to Real Baby for attendees

Yoga Story Time: Second Fridays at The Yogi Exchange

A Little Literacy Learning: Enjoy learning stations before story time

Sensory Story Time:

First Saturday 10:30 am

Gentle stories for special needs children. All ages welcome

Literary Game Night 

Third Tuesdays 7:30 pm

A book give away every round, drink specials for all participants, a free drink AND Nerd of the Week title for the winner!

Teacher Happy Hour:

Fridays 4-6 pm

1/2 off wine for educators plus additional 10% book discount (in addition to the everyday 10% educator discount)

BookWorm Literary Advisory Groups:

Second Sundays

8-10 year olds: 3:30-4:30 pm

10+ year olds: 4:30-5:30 pm

Contact for info and sign up

Silent Book Club

Second Sundays 6-7pm

Read silently for an hour and receive 1/2 off any drink! Sign up

Poetry Series

First Saturdays 4:30pm Poet Happy Hour, 5:30pm Readings

In collaboration with Colorado Poet Laureate, Joe Hutchison, we bring you a renowned poet every first Saturday of every month

BookBar BookClub

Second Wednesdays 7pm

A monthly book club meeting open to all! Read every book selection or just a few. Facilitated by authors, community members, and BookBar staff. Sign up and get updates:

Books in Translation BookClub

Fourth Thursdays 7 pm

Monthly book club meeting open to all! Read and discuss translated literature. Facilitated by authors, community members, and BookBar staff. Sign up and get updates:


Second Saturdays 10:30 am

'Mother / Daughter' book club for girls ages 8-10 and their female care-givers or mentors. Sign up:


Fourth Saturdays 10:30 am

'Father/ Son' book club for boys ages 8-10 and their male care-givers or mentors. Sign up:

Local Author Happy Hour

Second Saturdays 5-6pm

Meet up to 3 local authors for a special happy hour. 1/2 off any drink on our menu for this casual book signing

Denver Writes Creative Writing Club

Mondays 4 pm

Free, drop-in creative writing sessions for kids ages 12-18. Contact for more information

Denver Writes Writing Meet Up for Grown Ups

First Sundays noon

Calling all writers and aspiring writers! Start your week off with bottomless mimosas or coffee specials combined with uninterrupted writing time. Denver Writes is on hand for any needed guidance