Calendar

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Arizona Big Train Operators 10:00 am
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
The Arizona Big Train Operators’ exhibit offers over 500 sq. ft. of space, featuring a wide range of model trains, multiple passing tracks, historical dioramas, bridges, semaphores, village and towns. Children will have an opportunity for a hands-on experience and the AZ Big Train Operators will be on hand to answer questions.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
2
Arizona Big Train Operators 10:00 am
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
The Arizona Big Train Operators’ exhibit offers over 500 sq. ft. of space, featuring a wide range of model trains, multiple passing tracks, historical dioramas, bridges, semaphores, village and towns. Children will have an opportunity for a hands-on experience and the AZ Big Train Operators will be on hand to answer questions.
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
3
Arizona Big Train Operators 10:00 am
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
The Arizona Big Train Operators’ exhibit offers over 500 sq. ft. of space, featuring a wide range of model trains, multiple passing tracks, historical dioramas, bridges, semaphores, village and towns. Children will have an opportunity for a hands-on experience and the AZ Big Train Operators will be on hand to answer questions.
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express 10:30 am
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express @ outdoors
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Take a train ride at the library when you come to see our train exhibit! Adults and children can ride the train together. C’Mon ‘N Ride It…it’s a choo, choo train!
PlaySPOT 10:30 am
PlaySPOT @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Family SPOT Resource Center presents “Play on the Go.” Join us for fun, hands-on activities for infants, toddlers, and their caregivers. Space is limited; tickets available 30 minutes prior to the start of the program at the Youth Services desk.
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express 2:00 pm
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express @ outdoors
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Take a train ride at the library when you come to see our train exhibit! Adults and children can ride the train together. C’Mon ‘N Ride It…it’s a choo, choo train!
4
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express 10:00 am
All Aboard the Mesa Library Express @ outdoors
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Take a train ride at the library when you come to see our train exhibit! Adults and children can ride the train together. C’Mon ‘N Ride It…it’s a choo, choo train!
Arizona Big Train Operators 10:00 am
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Arizona Big Train Operators @ Saguaro Room (125
The Arizona Big Train Operators’ exhibit offers over 500 sq. ft. of space, featuring a wide range of model trains, multiple passing tracks, historical dioramas, bridges, semaphores, village and towns. Children will have an opportunity for a hands-on experience and the AZ Big Train Operators will be on hand to answer questions.
Read to Roxy! 10:30 am
Read to Roxy! @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
ogs like books too! Paws2Read pairs registered therapy animals and their handlers with young readers ranging from first to tenth grades.
Local Author of the Month 2:00 pm
Local Author of the Month @ Lobby
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Local Author of the Month @ Lobby
Dr. Zachary Zeigler, professor at Grand Canyon University in the College of Science, Engineering, and Technology, has recently published The Weight Loss Bible: A Scientific Approach to Lose Weight and Keep it Off. He will be available to sign his book and discuss with interested patrons.
5
6
7
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness Storytime. For ages 3-5
8
Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
9
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
PageTurners Book Group 10:30 am
PageTurners Book Group @ Board Room (20)
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Please join us the second Thursday of each month in the Main Library Board Room from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Call 480-644-3100 for more information.
10
PlaySPOT 10:30 am
PlaySPOT @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Family SPOT Resource Center presents “Play on the Go.” Join us for fun, hands-on activities for infants, toddlers, and their caregivers. Space is limited; tickets available 30 minutes prior to the start of the program at the Youth Services desk.
11
I Speak, You Speak, We all Speak Shakespeare! 11:00 am
I Speak, You Speak, We all Speak Shakespeare! @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us and take the fear out of Shakespeare! Discover the reasons why Shakespeare is the most famous author of all time. Each week will explore his works through games, activities and discussion. Join the fun with Southwest Shakespeare Company’s resident company member and teaching artist, Breona Conrad. Suitable for all ages.
12
13
14
Email Basics 10:00 am
Email Basics @ Training room
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
In this class, you will create a Gmail account and learn how to send and manage email messages. Prerequisites: Familiarity with a mouse, keyboard, and the Internet.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness Storytime. For ages 3-5
15
Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months
16
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
17
18
LEGO Club 1:00 pm
LEGO Club @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO. Children can either follow a monthly theme or build from their imaginations. LEGO and DUPLO blocks will be provided.
19
20
21
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness Storytime. For ages 3-5
22
Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
23
Internet Basics 10:00 am
Internet Basics @ training room
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn all of the parts of a web browser, how to navigate a website, and how to effectively search for information online. Prerequisites: Computer Basics (at a minimum) or comfort with mouse and keyboard.
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
24
25
Make it or Game it! 1:00 pm
Make it or Game it! @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop in for a craft and games the whole family will enjoy!
Bottle Flipping Tournament 2:00 pm
Bottle Flipping Tournament @ Teen Zone
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Teens! Test your hand at bottle flipping. We will create a bracket and flip until there is champion. We supply the bottles, you supply the angular momentum.
26
27
28
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness Storytime. For ages 3-5
Introduction to Microsoft Word 6:00 pm
Introduction to Microsoft Word @ Training Room
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Learn the basics of word processing with Microsoft Word 2013. Students must be comfortable with using a keyboard and mouse.
29
Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
30
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
31