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This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Branches:
Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch
Description:
Mesa Public Library facilities remain closed to the public. Curbside Park & Pick-Up Service is available Monday - Thursdays and Saturdays from 8:00am - 11:00am at all library branches. Library cards can be applied for online. All of the lib...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Meet Sarah the Suffragist

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Program, Storytime
Event Details:
Let's celebrate the 100th anniversary of American women’s right to vote with Sarah the Suffragist.  Children's performer Jan Sandwich has created a wonderful new character to bring the story of women’s voting rights to childr...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Experience some of radio's best known mystery and horror programs--including Escape, Inner Sanctum and Lights Out.  See why radio has been called a theater of the mind, by using music, voices and sounds to create indelible an...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Program
Event Details:
Please join us for a virtual event discussing the upcoming Dobson Ranch Branch Library Improvements project. This project will update the entrance of the Dobson Ranch library branch, located at 2425 S. Dobson Rd., with a fresh, modern look and i...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Halloween Boo!

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
This year, your car is included in the fun! Show up in your favorite costume, bring a treat bag, and maybe even decorate your car. We will have several stops to drive to in our parking lot with special treats at each stop. Each car will get a family ...

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 "Main Library" group.

Halloween Boo!

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
This year, your car is included in the fun! Show up in your favorite costume, bring a treat bag, and maybe even decorate your car. We will have several stops to drive to in our parking lot with special treats at each stop. Each car will get a family ...

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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Halloween Boo!

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
This year, your car is included in the fun! Show up in your favorite costume, bring a treat bag, and maybe even decorate your car. We will have several stops to drive to in our parking lot with special treats at each stop. Each car will get a family ...

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 "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Program
Event Details:
No need to track down supplies for this craft! Ask for a Take & Make kit at Park & Pick-Up and follow along with the instructions provided. November Take & Make Kits: Since the Valley doesn't have very many fall leaves, you can ma...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Program
Event Details:
No need to track down supplies for this craft! Ask for a Take & Make kit at Park & Pickup and follow along with the instructions provided. November Take & Make Kits: Since the Valley doesn't have very many fall leaves, you can make you...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Program
Event Details:
No need to track down supplies for this craft! Ask for a Take & Make kit at Park & Pick-Up and follow along with the instructions provided. November Take & Make Kits: Since the Valley doesn't have very many fall leaves, you can ma...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

First Five Years™

9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
First Five Years™ online is a 3-session series that provides the latest skills and information for parenting children ages 0-5. Topics include: Temperament, Brain Development, Positive Discipline, and School Readiness. Registration required. Register...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "All Locations" group.
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.
This event is in the "Outreach Services" group.
Branches:
All Locations, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closed for Veterans Day. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Fiction Folks

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
November's discussion book is Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Register here and we will send you the Zoom link and password the Monday before the meeting. Complete list of upcoming titles. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

First Five Years™

9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
First Five Years™ online is a 3-session series that provides the latest skills and information for parenting children ages 0-5. Topics include: Temperament, Brain Development, Positive Discipline, and School Readiness. Registration required. Register...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

App Artist: Pixel Pie

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learning to draw on your iPad or tablet device is now at your fingertips. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer as he introduces different iPad apps and the amazing things you can do with them. He will also be available live during the program for...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
This recorded virtual Circle Time will engage children from 0-5 years old with books, songs, and activities. Children will get practice while they work on developing a variety of important early literacy skills to get them ready for school....
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Let's Play with Paper

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Get creative with all kinds of paper.  Each month we will work on a new project to make greeting cards, decorative origami, paper books and a whole lot more! If you like to play with paper of all colors, textures, and patterns, this is the ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

First Five Years™

9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
First Five Years™ online is a 3-session series that provides the latest skills and information for parenting children ages 0-5. Topics include: Temperament, Brain Development, Positive Discipline, and School Readiness. Registration required. Register...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Meet with other parents and caregivers to learn how to create a themed play environment for your children that will build on their skills through play. This presentation will focus on the importance of learning through play with a demonstra...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "All Locations" group.
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.
This event is in the "Outreach Services" group.
Branches:
All Locations, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closing early for Thanksgiving. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "All Locations" group.
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.
This event is in the "Outreach Services" group.

Closed for Thanksgiving

All Day 11/26 - 11/27
Branches:
All Locations, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closed for Thanksgiving. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learning to draw on your iPad or tablet device is now at your fingertips. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer as he introduces different iPad apps and the amazing things you can do with them. He will also be available live during the program for...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...