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

Code Commanders

December 12, 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 "Main Library" group.

Tween Time: Holiday Rocks

December 12, 2019
4:45pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Drop in to the library and paint a rock in a winter-themed design. Ages 8-12. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max

December 17, 2019
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? Res...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max

December 18, 2019
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? Res...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max

December 19, 2019
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? Res...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Tween Time: Silly Scenes

December 19, 2019
4:45pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Play theater games, act out iconic scenes, and have a great time at this high-energy, low-pressure theater class. Ages 8-12. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max

December 20, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? Res...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Escape Room: Help the Grinch Save Max

December 21, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Help! Max sniffed out some candy canes, wriggled into a storage box, and got himself locked in. The Whos are expecting the Grinch soon, but he can't leave to bring them presents without Max. Can you free Max and get them to Whoville in time? Res...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Tween Time: Designer Hot Chocolate

December 26, 2019
4:45pm - 5:15pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Drop in and make yourself a cup of hot chocolate just how you like it! Ages 8-12. ...

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.

LEGO Club

December 28, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
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 "Main Library" group.

Tween Super Smash Bros. Tourney

December 30, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment, Games
Event Details:
Winter Break is a time to relax and unwind, but don't forget about competing in our first-ever tween Super Smash Bros. Tournament. We’ll create a bracket and battle to crown a winner. Bring your friends and we’ll bring the equipment. A...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Let your creativity loose by following our drawing prompts in the youth services area. Your thoughtful creations will then be displayed for all to see. Participate anytime during the month of January.  ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Level-Up Tweens

January 2, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
There are so many great games out there, and we want to try them all! If you love games as much as we do, join us every first and third Thursday to play a different game. This week's game is Ticket to Ride. Ages 8-12. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Paws2Read

January 4, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Pets like books too! Drop in and read to registered therapy animals and their handlers.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Cassette Tape Crafts

January 7, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Cassette tapes are the hot item…if it’s 1984! No idea what these are? Come find out when we use them to make a phone stand, a pencil cup, or a coin purse for you to take home. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Code Commanders

January 8, 2020
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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

January 9, 2020
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 "Main Library" group.

Tween Time: DIY Journals

January 9, 2020
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Get creative in the new year by making your own journal, then use it to record your thoughts all year long! Ages 8-12. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

LEGO Club

January 11, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
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. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

STEAM on the Spot: Wobble Bots

January 11, 2020
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. Create your wobble bot. For ages 8+ ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Code Commanders

January 15, 2020
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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

January 16, 2020
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 "Main Library" group.

Level-Up Tweens

January 16, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
There are so many great games out there, and we want to try them all! If you love games as much as we do, join us every first and third Thursday to play a different game. This week's game is Fluxx. Ages 8-12. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Paws 2 Read

January 18, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Literacy
Event Details:

Pets like books too! Drop in and read to registered therapy animals and their handlers.

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

Bad Art Party

January 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: School Age, Teen
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Try your hand at making something truly unique. Go freestyle and unleash your inner artist at our Bad Art Party for ages 8 -12.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

No non-family groups of 5 or more

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to accommodate non-family groups of 5 or more children at youth programs.

This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Aromatherapy for Tweens

January 21, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
School can be stressful, so take some time to relax! Register to reserve your spot and make bath bombs or bath salts. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Code Commanders

January 22, 2020
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.