Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
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K-Code Storytime

June 17, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime, Code Clubs
Event Details:

K-Code Storytime introduces basic coding concepts to families through songs, stories, games, and interactive plugged and unplugged activities. Ages 3-5.

 

Disclaimer(s)

Ticketed Event

Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes prior to program start.

Child Development

June 17, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
An overview of developmentally appropriate physical, cognitive, social and emotional milestones from birth to 11-years. Learn how to help address key features within each developmental stage. Presented by Child Crisis Arizona. This program is inte...

Lunch at the Library

June 17, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Fuel up with healthy food and enjoy an activity provided by the library. Meals must be eaten on-site. Birth-18. This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and sponsored by Arizona Department of Education in association with...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Meteoric Marble Mazes

June 17, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Have an a-mazing time building an out-of-this-world marble maze with recycled materials and your imagination. Ages 8-12.  ...

Gaming at the Library

June 17, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
It's Summer so stay cool and come unwind with games in the Teen Zone. Play Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, or X Box One-S. Or, choose to play one of our many board and card games. Ages 12-18. ...

Code Commanders

June 17, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Computer Classes, Code Clubs
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

STEAM at the Ranch: Bubble Mania

June 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This week we'll be creating our own bubble wands. ...

Stretch your imagination using science! Each week we'll do hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, art, or math. Grades 1-6.

Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
This program has been rescheduled for June 19th from 11:00am - 12:00pm and June 29th from 1:00 - 2:00pm. From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting freelance writer, editor, and writing coach Susan Pohlman as its very own Writer i...

Baby Lapsit

June 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Baby Lapsit
Event Details:

Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies. Birth-16 months.

Preschool Storytime

June 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room
Age Group: Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this storytime designed to get children ready for kindergarten. Ages 3-5. ...

Preschool Storytime

June 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this storytime designed to get children ready for kindergarten. Ages 3-5.

Preschool Storytime

June 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this storytime designed to get children ready for kindergarten. Stick around after storytime for Preschool Craft Time where we complete a craft, inspired by the letter...

Preschool Craft Time

June 18, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Following Preschool Storytime, create a fun craft inspired by our letter of the day. Ages 3-5.

K-Code Storytime

June 18, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:

K-Code Storytime introduces basic coding concepts to families through songs, stories, games, and interactive plugged and unplugged activities. Ages 3-5.

 

Lunch at the Library

June 18, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Fuel up with healthy food and enjoy an activity provided by the library. Meals must be eaten on-site. Birth-18. This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and sponsored by Arizona Department of Education in association with...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Theater Day Camp: Monologues and Scenes

June 18, 2019
1:30pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Become an actor, writer, director, stage manager, or all of the above! Participants will write original monologues and scenes based on real-life experiences and collaborate to put together a show to perform at the end for family and friends on June 2...

Teen Tuesday: Henna Hands-On Design

June 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Design and apply your own temporary body art using henna. In this class, you will learn how to create henna art using dots, lines, paisley, and lace shapes. For best results, prepare your skin by exfoliating and moisturizing the day before. On the da...

Writing Workshop

June 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Looking for inspiration? Come gather with other writers and enjoy an hour of writing prompts and general discussion about the writing life! Susan Pohlman is the founder and director of The Phoenix Writers Network. She is a freelance writer, editor...

Lynda.com Open Lab

June 18, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Meet Lynda.com, an online learning platform offering nearly 6000 courses in tech, business, and creative skills. These self-paced video courses are taught by experts and are perfect for beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners. All you need is ...

Writer in Residence Consultation Hours

June 18, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting freelance writer, editor, and writing coach Susan Pohlman as its very own Writer in Residence. Susan will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspi...

A, B, C, Ds of Medicare

June 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
Medicare can be confusing. Come join us to learn about the different parts of Medicare and your options for Medicare coverage. This seminar is essential for people turning 65 years old as well as for people already on Medicare who want more education...

YAAS! Presents: "Hairspray" Movie Night

June 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Entertainment, Movie
Event Details:
Welcome to the sixties! We will have snacks, drinks, and a quiet craft activity to go with our showing of "Hairspray," an upbeat musical remake of the John Waters classic about a Baltimore girl with big hair and even bigger dreams. New Line Cinema, r...

The Young Adult Action Society offers different activities each week. We are making a positive difference in our library, our city, and the world. This group is always accepting new members—bring a friend! Ages 14+.

Baby Lapsit

June 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Baby Lapsit
Event Details:

Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies. Birth-16 months.

Toddlertime

June 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Toddlertime
Event Details:

Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement into an engaging storytime for children. Ages 16-36 months.

Toddlertime

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Toddlertime
Event Details:

Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement into an engaging storytime for children. Ages 16-36 months.

Disclaimer(s)

Ticketed Event

Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes prior to program start.

K-Code Storytime

June 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

K-Code Storytime introduces basic coding concepts to families through songs, stories, games, and interactive plugged and unplugged activities. Ages 3-5.