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This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Toddlertime

October 16, 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.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Right-Sizing and Simplifying Your Life

October 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
If clutter and chaos are your daily companions, you will not want to miss this presentation facilitated by Andrea Brundage, professional organizer & bringer of calm. With close to two decades of experience in the organizing industry, Andrea’...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Toddlertime

October 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
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.

This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

K-Code Storytime

October 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Code Clubs, 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.

 

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Toddlertime

October 16, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
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.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
This 4-session series will help you nurture your child with a combination of freedom and positive discipline. Participate in First Five Years™ and learn about: Child Brain Development Preventing Trauma and Working Through Challenges Ca...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Code Commanders

October 16, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

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

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Pint-Sized Science: Fake Blood

October 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Learn cool facts about blood and make your very own tasty fake blood at this session of Pint-Sized Science. ...

Design and carry out experiments to learn more about science—the fun way!

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Gaming at the Library

October 16, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
You're halfway through the school week. 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. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Grammar and Conversation Class

October 16, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Event Details:

This class is open to adult non-native speakers who need to improve their English speaking, reading, writing, and grammar skills while learning about American culture.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Baby Lapsit

October 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Baby Lapsit, Storytime
Event Details:

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

This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Toddlertime

October 17, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting 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.

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Preschool Storytime

October 17, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
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.  ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

October 17, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
Learn how to download ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more to your laptop, tablet, or e-reader from our Digital Help Desk support team. Please have these things with you: Devices (this could be your tablet, laptop, smartphone) Valid Mes...

Disclaimer(s)

Library Card

Participants will need an active Mesa Public Library card and 4-digit PIN.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Theater Thursday

October 17, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Play theater games, act out iconic scenes, and have a great time as a family at this high-energy, low-pressure theater class. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Passport Pals

October 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Head to the library for a special storytime tour of the world!  Each week we will explore a new country and their culture through stories, crafts, and other super surprises...and don’t forget to stamp your passport before you go! Ages 4 and up. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Books and Bites

October 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Entertainment, Health
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.

This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

October 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, Instructional
Event Details:

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

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Ham Radio Technician Class

October 17, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Open the door to an exciting form of communication that’s fun, social, educational, and is a lifeline during times of need. Learn all you need to know to earn your FCC Technician Class License, the entry-level license for ham radio operators. This 1...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Theater and Improv for Adults

October 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Come ready to laugh at this high-energy, low-pressure, studio-style improv theater class. We'll play theater games, create original scenes, and develop dynamic characters. Ages 18+.  ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Stop, Drop, and Craft

October 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: Silhouette Cameo (RM)
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Make some spooky crafts for Halloween. Inspiration and materials will be provided. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Craft Night: Halloween

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Entertainment, Instructional
Event Details:
This month we will be making Halloween and Fall decor. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us.

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Baby Lapsit

October 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.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Shake, Boogie, and Bop!

October 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Dance, sing, and rhyme—it's always a good time! Ages 2-5.

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Essential Estate Planning

October 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This class is an objective look at the differences between will-based plans and trust-based plans. We will explore the key elements of both and try to decipher who needs which plan. A Q&A session is included in this program provided by Scott Sand...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Books and Bites

October 18, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Entertainment, Health
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.

This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
Learn how to download ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more to your laptop, tablet, or e-reader from our Digital Help Desk support team. Please have these things with you: Devices (this could be your tablet, laptop, smartphone) Valid Mes...

Disclaimer(s)

Library Card

Participants will need an active Mesa Public Library card and 4-digit PIN.