Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Baby Lapsit

April 24, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

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

Toddlertime

April 24, 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

April 24, 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

April 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Computer Classes
Event Details:

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

 

Toddlertime

April 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
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

April 24, 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.

Coding Around

April 24, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

You don’t need to be a computer whiz to learn the fundamentals of coding. We’ll use logic games and exercises to help children build cognitive skills that will be a strong foundation for learning how to code. Ages 6-8.

Code Commanders

April 24, 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.

Math Lab for Teens with Dr. Don

April 24, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
If your math homework gives you a headache, Dr. Don can help by showing you how to solve problems and proofs during the library's math lab for teens. Bring your homework, your tests, your notes, everything you need to work on the grade you want. ...

Crazy 8s Math Club

April 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join the Crazy 8s Math Club where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess...it's a totally new kind of math experience. This is an eight week club. One registration registers for all eight weeks. Grades 3-5. ...

Young at Art: Whimsical Windsocks

April 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Design your own windsock to display in your room or fly outside to celebrate spring.  ...

Gather with other kids and get crafty! Complete the craft of the week or get creative and make something else with the supplies provided. Grades 2-8.

Gaming at the Library

April 24, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Entertainment, Games
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. ...

ESL Grammar and Conversation Class

April 24, 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. ...

Smart Cycling Fundamentals

April 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
During this introductory workshop, learn about basic bicycle techniques, rules, and equipment, and get a brief update on Mesa's bicycle projects and events. All participants will receive free bicycle safety gear. Ages 12+. This class is limited to 30...

Preschool Storytime

April 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Mesa Express Library
Age Group: Early Childhood, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this kindergarten readiness storytime. ...

Banner Alzheimer's Workshop: Residential Care

April 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Transitioning from home to a residential care setting can be challenging for caregivers and the person with dementia. This class will discuss the importance of planning and considerations when making the transition from one level of care to another. ...

Baby Lapsit

April 25, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity 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

April 25, 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.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

April 25, 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

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

Code Commanders

April 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
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.

Writer in Residence Consultation Hours

April 25, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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...

Sensory Playtime

April 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room
Age Group: Early Childhood, Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Drop in to explore different sensory stations with your little one. ...

Anime Friday

April 26, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Teen Zone
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Admit it, teens. You know you want to come hang out and watch Crunchyroll at the library! We'll pick a new anime each time and have an informal discussion afterwards. (。◕‿◕。) ...

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

April 27, 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

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

Flute Circle

April 27, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
According to Flutemaker Odell Borg: "A flute circle is a gathering of people who meet regularly to learn, play, share, or simply enjoy the music of the Native flute. Flute circles welcome all levels of flute-playing skill: it is a gathering for anyon...

Saturday Storytime

April 27, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Bring the whole family for stories, songs, and literacy-boosting activities! This program is geared toward children ages birth to five years. ...

ESL Conversation Class

April 27, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Join our weekly literacy group if you would like to practice basic English listening and speaking survival skills. Adult non-native speakers are welcome, and no registration is needed. Please bring a notebook and pencil. Enjoy an informal way t...