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

Code Commanders

September 18, 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: Rain Cloud in a Jar

September 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Explore the science behind rain clouds in this fun and creative scientific activity. ...

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

This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.

Preschool Storytime

September 19, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mesa Express Library
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.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Baby Lapsit

September 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Toddlertime

September 19, 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 Picassos

September 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, explore the colorful world of Hispanic artists through hands-on art projects that strengthen fine motor skills and develop creativity. Following a short storytime, preschoolers will develop self confidence as they...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Theater Thursday

September 19, 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 "Main Library" group.

Books and Bites

September 19, 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

September 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, 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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Baby Lapsit

September 20, 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!

September 20, 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.

Toddler Explorers

September 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Explore a variety of art, sensory, and pretend play activities with your toddler that strengthen motor skills, support early literacy development, and encourage socialization. 16-36 months.  ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Books and Bites

September 20, 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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Apple Picking Party

September 21, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
We've gathered hands-on apple crafts and activities for play and learning to jump start your fall. Ages 3-5. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Paws2Read

September 21, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Dogs like books too! Paws 2 Read pairs Delta-registered therapy animals and their handlers with young readers ranging from first to tenth grades. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Books and Bites

September 21, 2019
11:30am - 1:00pm
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 "Main Library" group.

LEGO Club

September 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:

Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO. Children can either follow a monthly theme or build from their imaginations. LEGO and DUPLO blocks will be provided.

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

STEAM on the Spot: Paper Circuits

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Build, create, and discover while participating in hands-on projects and crafts every other Saturday. Create your own circuits that you can use to make LED cards or pictures. For ages 8+ ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

K-Code Storytime

September 23, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program 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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

STEAM at the Ranch: Pixel Art

September 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It's Math Day: this week, we'll create art with graph paper to create "pixels." ...

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

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Preschool Storytime

September 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
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.

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

Preschool Storytime

September 24, 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. Ages 3-5.

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

Preschool Storytime

September 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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.

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

Preschool Craft Time

September 24, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Children's Room (RM)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Following Preschool Storytime, stop by the Children's Room to create a fun craft inspired by our letter of the day.  Ages 3-5. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

K-Code Storytime

September 24, 2019
11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
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.

 

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

DIY Robotic Hand

September 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Explore the skeletal system by creating your very own robotic hand! Participants will fashion a hand from straws, string, and paper that may be manipulated by pulling the strings.  ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Baby Lapsit

September 25, 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.