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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Trunk or Treat Turns Seven, Oct. 28, on The Green

TRUNK OR TREAT WILL MARK ITS SEVENTH YEAR of fun, safe trick-or-treating for kids, with participation from firefighters, the police, businesses and community members, on Saturday, Oct. 28, 4 to 6 p.m., on The Green, 7101 W. 38th Ave. PHOTO COURTESY LOCALWORKS

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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Edgewater Civic Center Groundbreaking

EDGEWATER’S NEW CIVIC CENTER took a step closer to reality as groundbreaking ceremonies took place on Sept. 23 Pictured are (L-R): Lakewood Mayor Adam Paul, Edgewater Mayor Kris Teegardin and Jeffco Library Executive Director Pam Nissler. PHOTO: TIM BERLAND

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NEIGHBORHOOD FEATURE: Backyard Bats Benefit Just About Everybody

Bats are blind flying mice that attack you, get tangled in your hair, suck your blood, and give you rabies. So, they must be crazy. Right? Not so fast!

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WEST METRO FIRE: West Metro Crews Deploy to Fires Across the Country

WEST METRO’S BRUSH 39 ENGINE CREW worked on the West Mims Fire in Georgia’s swampland recently. Left to right: Captain Todd Heinl, and Firefighters Tony Lodice, Rhett Blackmer and David Cullum. PHOTO BY WEST METRO FIRE RESCUE

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Free computer and tech classes for adults are offered at the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Branch Library, located at 1498 N. Irving St., Denver, most Monday evenings.

On July 31, “Using a Green Screen” shows how to create a layered image or video using iPads and GreenScreen by DoInk. Learn to use a green screen to create cards and videos for all occasions with personalized backgrounds. Meets 5:30 to 7 p.m., in the Floor 2 Collaborative Area.

On Aug. 7, “Top Android Apps for Education” takes a fast-paced look at some of the most downloaded Android apps for education. Bring your own Android device (smartphone or tablet) or follow along with a presentation to explore one app in each of these education categories: grade school, middle school, high school and adult learning. Meets 6 to 7:30 p.m., in the Floor 2 Eugene Lucero Meeting Room.

And finally, learn to DJ from starting up your computer to mixing tracks and beats, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2 to 4 p.m., in the Floor 1 Community Room. Laptops and software provided. Ideal for teens and adults.

For more information, call 720-865-2370 or visit www.denverlibrary.org.