Events

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Read to Roxy! 10:30 am
Read to Roxy! @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Dogs like books too! Paws2Read pairs registered therapy animals and their handlers with young readers ranging from first to tenth grades.
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Medicare Enrollment and Benefits Overview 10:30 am
Medicare Enrollment and Benefits Overview @ Saguaro Room (125
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Medicare Enrollment and Benefits Overview @ Saguaro Room (125
enroll, what is included in Parts A, B, C, D, services not covered by Medicare, costs including Medicare premiums, deductibles and copays, and how to evaluate insurance options such as Medicare supplement plans and Medicare Advantage plans. This presentation will be followed by a 30 minute question and answer period.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 4 @ 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
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Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 5 @ 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
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Gaming @ The Library 4:00 pm
Gaming @ The Library @ Teen Zone
Sep 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teens! After school we will have the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and X Box One-S available for gaming. We will also have a ton of cool, indie board games available. During the last gaming session of the month we will hold a winner-takes-all tournament.
Mad Science 4:00 pm
Mad Science @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Design and carry out experiments to help you learn more about science — the fun way! Strap on your goggles and get ready to have a blast. Space is limited. A ticket is required and will be available at 3:30pm the day of the program at the Youth Services desk. For grades 3-8.
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Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.  
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PlaySPOT 10:30 am
PlaySPOT @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 7 @ 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.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.
Anime Friday 3:30 pm
Anime Friday @ Teen Zone
Sep 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Teens! Come hang out and watch Crunchyroll at the library! We’ll pick a new anime each week and have an informal discussion afterwards.
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I Speak, You Speak, We all Speak Shakespeare! 11:00 am
I Speak, You Speak, We all Speak Shakespeare! @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 8 @ 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.
Local Author of the Month 2:00 pm
Local Author of the Month @ Lobby
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Local Author of the Month @ Lobby
What would you do if your child stopped eating? Named BEST NONFICTION NARRATIVE by the American Book Fest, and FINALIST in the International Book Awards, author Valerie Foster’s memoir, Dancing with a Demon, chronicles her family’s extraordinary story. Valerie Foster is an educator, public speaker, and a recipient of the Shofar Zakhor award for Holocaust Education. Her first published memoir was the internationally recognized The Risk of Sorrow: Conversations with Holocaust Survivor, Helen Handler, called an “instant classic in post-Holocaust survivor stores,” and her short story, “Loss,” was published in the River Poets Anthology.
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Computer Basics 10:00 am
Computer Basics @ training Room
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
If you are new to the computer or just want to know more about how it works then Computer Basics is the place to start. Learn the parts of a computer and how to use a mouse and keyboard.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 11 @ 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
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Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Computer Basics 10:00 am
Computer Basics @ training room
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
If you are new to the computer or just want to know more about how it works then Computer Basics is the place to start. Learn the parts of a computer and how to use a mouse and keyboard.
Toddlertime 10:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Gaming @ The Library 4:00 pm
Gaming @ The Library @ Teen Zone
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teens! After school we will have the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and X Box One-S available for gaming. We will also have a ton of cool, indie board games available. During the last gaming session of the month we will hold a winner-takes-all tournament.
Young at Art 4:00 pm
Young at Art @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gather with other kids and get crafty! Complete the craft of the week or get creative and make something else with the supplies provided. For grades 2-8.
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Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 13 @ 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)
Sep 13 @ 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.
Pranic Healing Workshop 6:00 pm
Pranic Healing Workshop @ Saguaro Room (125
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Pranic Healing Workshop @ Saguaro Room (125
Prana is the life force (chi or ki). You can learn how to use it for physical and mental healing. This experiential talk will demonstrate how prana can be applied for healing and enhance your knowledge of the chakras and the energy bodies. The presentation includes a CBS 2 News video, group energy exercises, a Pranic Healing demonstration and a guided non-denominational Twin Hearts Meditation for Planetary Peace.
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PlaySPOT 10:30 am
PlaySPOT @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 14 @ 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.
Anime Friday 3:30 pm
Anime Friday @ Teen Zone
Sep 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Teens! Come hang out and watch Crunchyroll at the library! We’ll pick a new anime each week and have an informal discussion afterwards.
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PowerPoint 10:00 am
PowerPoint @ training room
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn how to put together a basic PowerPoint presentation. Prerequisites: Users must be good with the keyboard and mouse.
Royal Storytime 2:00 pm
Royal Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Here ye, Hear ye. All princes, princesses and dragons are invited to a very special Royal Storytime. Join us for a story, crafts, fun and of course come dressed as your favorite character!
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Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 18 @ 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
Random Fandom 4:00 pm
Random Fandom @ Teen Zone
Sep 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Geek out with us and celebrate your favorite fandom! Join us for trivia, treats and the dankest memes!
Library Advisory Board Meeting 5:30 pm
Library Advisory Board Meeting @ Board Room (20)
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Library Advisory Board Meeting, 5:30pm – 6:30pm in the Boardroom at the Main Library, 64 E. 1st St. Agenda is located on bulletin board, East wall of the 1st floor.
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Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Gaming @ The Library 4:00 pm
Gaming @ The Library @ Teen Zone
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teens! After school we will have the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and X Box One-S available for gaming. We will also have a ton of cool, indie board games available. During the last gaming session of the month we will hold a winner-takes-all tournament.
Mad Science 4:00 pm
Mad Science @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Design and carry out experiments to help you learn more about science — the fun way! Strap on your goggles and get ready to have a blast. Space is limited. A ticket is required and will be available at 3:30pm the day of the program at the Youth Services desk. For grades 3-8.
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Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.
Family Game Night 6:00 pm
Family Game Night @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
We’ll break out all of our board games and cards and families can choose their favorites to play. Develop your imagination, teamwork and problem-solving skills while playing the newest games or age-old classics. There will be a variety of games to choose from which means guaranteed fun for all ages.
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Shake, Boogie, and Bop! 10:30 am
Shake, Boogie, and Bop! @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a rollicking good time! Children will enjoy dancing, action filled songs, and rhymes. For ages 2-5.
Anime Friday 3:30 pm
Anime Friday @ Teen Zone
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
eens! Come hang out and watch Crunchyroll at the library! We’ll pick a new anime each week and have an informal discussion afterwards.
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Make it or Game it! 1:00 pm
Make it or Game it! @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop in for a craft and games the whole family will enjoy!
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Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 25 @ 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
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Toddlertime 9:30 am
Toddlertime @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 26 @ 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
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement for children ages 16-36 months.
Gaming @ The Library 4:00 pm
Gaming @ The Library @ Teen Zone
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teens! After school we will have the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and X Box One-S available for gaming. We will also have a ton of cool, indie board games available. During the last gaming session of the month we will hold a winner-takes-all tournament.
Young at Art 4:00 pm
Young at Art @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gather with other kids and get crafty! Complete the craft of the week or get creative and make something else with the supplies provided. For grades 2-8.
Yoga Basics for Beginners 6:30 pm
Yoga Basics for Beginners @ Saguaro Room (125
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yoga Basics for Beginners @ Saguaro Room (125
Come to the library for yoga in a relaxed environment without the pressure of attending a gym or studio. Session is for adults and appropriate for all levels, and will focus on technique as well as yoga flowing practice. Participants must be able to get up and down off the floor without assistance or difficulty. Please bring your own yoga mat or towel and strap.
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File Management 10:00 am
File Management @ training room
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
earn how to name, rename, organize, and save files both to internal and external storage. Students must be familiar with using a keyboard and mouse.
Baby Lapsit 10:30 am
Baby Lapsit @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies ages birth-16 months.  
The Art of Cheese Making 6:30 pm
The Art of Cheese Making @ Saguaro Room (125
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The United Dairymen of Arizona will give an in-depth look at the cheese making process, all the way from the cow to your kitchen table. After the presentation we will sample a taste of Arizona’s finest cheese and open up the room for questions.
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Sensory Discovery Drop-in 10:30 am
Sensory Discovery Drop-in @ Youth Activity Room
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Explore different sensory stations with your little one. These sensory play activities are engaging and fun for all young children. Ages 2-5.  
Anime Friday 3:30 pm
Anime Friday @ Teen Zone
Sep 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Teens! Come hang out and watch Crunchyroll at the library! We’ll pick a new anime each week and have an informal discussion afterwards.
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