Past Events



  • Saturday, January 9, 2016 – AMAZiNE!
    AMAZiNE! is a group art show & zine swap at Station Gallery & Shop (2735 Welton Street, Denver 80205), co-curated by Far Out Zines & Station, featuring local and national artists. Bring your own zine to hand out or trade with others, or create one on the spot with the Denver Zine Library creations table! More info about AMAZiNE! here.
  • Friday and Saturday, March 25 & 26, 2016
    Denver Independent Comic & Art Expo (DINK) will create a fun, first-class expo emphasizing the independent spirit, cultural relevance, imagination, and community of comics, graphic novels, zines, art, publishers, and fans with a mission to promote and further the impact of their work on the world. More info about DINK here.


  • December 5, 2015 – Revisiting Our Roots
    Inspired by Mortified Nation, our 12-year anniversary party featured folks reading aloud from their journals/diaries. Hosted by Share Denver.


  • November 23, 2014 – Cowtown Comics Fest
    The DZL joined other zinesters and comic artists, selling our wares.


  • November 2, 2013 – ReadCON at Farr Regional Library
    Zine-making workshop in Greeley, CO.
  • July 14, 2013 – Yard sale to benefit the DZL and DCHC
    Proceeds from the yard sale benefited the Denver Zine Library and Denver Community Health Collective, also featuring chair massage and a mini-zine making workshop.
  • June 20, 2013 – Punk Rock Karaoke
    Co-hosted with the Denver Community Health Collective.
  • April 1, 2013 – Inventory and Packing Party
    The 27 Social Center’s building has been sold! Volunteers gathered to help pack up the collection in preparation for our next adventure.
  • March 15, 2013 – Imogen Binnie’s book reading, Nevada
    On tour through Denver, Imogen Binnie gave a sneak-peek reading from her soon-to-be-released novel, Nevada.
  • March 13, 2013 – Zine-making workshop at Lowbrow
  • January 16, 2013 – Zine-making workshop at Lowbrow
  • January 4, 2013 – Art opening at Lowbrow
    Zines were displayed, with a reading nook, through the month of January, with an opening on 1/4/13 and the debut of the zine vending machine, Xena!


  • November 28 and December 5 – Zine-making workshop at Lowbrow
  • Saturday, November 3 – Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families In Social Justice Movements and Communities
    China Martens read from her book, Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind, and was joined by local readers. Featured a potluck and a puppet show.
  • October 28, 2012 – Fall Harvest Dinner Fundraiser
    A benefit for the 27 Social Center, featuring Cider and Other Brews, Seasonal Dishes, Family-Friendly Entertainment, and more!
  • October 17 and 24 – Zine-making workshop at Lowbrow
  • October 6, 2012 – Albuquerque Zine Fest
  • October 4, 2012 – Fly Away Zine Mobile in Denver
    The Fly Away Zine Mobile is a free lending library, self-publishing skill-sharer, and mini reading room that travels around North America, organizing/supporting events around literacy and self-publishing and hosting open library/reading hours.
  • September 20, 2012 – Zine-making workshop at Lowbrow
  • September 6, 2012 – OPen house with the Denver Community Health Collective
  • August 25, 2012 – Roll in the Hay
    A night of line dance lessons by Eugene and Liz, two-stepping, and food donated by Spices.