Upcoming Events

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Escape Room: Escape Azkaban

September 3, 2019
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Teen, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
You and your companions have been imprisoned in Azkaban and must discover how to counteract the dementors’ power before time runs out! Will you unravel the mysteries of the wizard prison in time to stop the Dementor’s Kiss? Visit our signup page ...

Theater Thursday

September 5, 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. ...

Preschool Storytime

September 14, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, Family
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.

Cardboard Creations

September 17, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
If you have visited the library recently and marveled at our amazing cardboard decorations, don't miss this chance to learn how to make your own! Create and take home a fantastic cardboard creation with step-by-step instructions from Gabe, library as...

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. ...

Theater Thursday

October 3, 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. ...
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult, Family
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Laura Miller, a Southwest Monarch Study citizen scientist and board member, will discuss how to attract Monarchs and other butterfly species to your garden.  The numbers of Monarch butterflies are declining due to destruction of their natural...

Now Showing: Aladdin

October 5, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who can grant him three wishes. His primary opponent is a malevolent sorcerer who serves as the city's grand vizier and the chief advisor to the Sultan. Rated PG. ...

Monster Mash Storytime

October 12, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a not-so-spooky edition of storytime with our monster puppet, Blue! Enjoy silly stories and songs to get your family boogying around the room and design a monster of your own. Wear your costume if you like! All ages. ...

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. ...

Eagle Project Unveiling

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Lobby (RM)
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Boy Scout Carter Jensen unveils his Eagle Project, a shelving unit where patrons can display original books, zines, and works of art. During the debut, uniformed Boy Scouts from Troop 999 will be answering questions about their organization and the h...

Great Outdoors: A Photographic Tour of Arizona

October 19, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Pam Parker has spent the past year traveling our beautiful state. Join her as she takes us on a virtual tour of Arizona, enhanced by her skill with a camera.  She'll inspire you to go outdoors more with sights both historic and na...

Sew Into Halloween

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Family, All Ages
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Add some flair to your Halloween Costume! Learn how to sew your own masks or alter your costume.  ...

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.

Spooky Saturday Storytime

October 26, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, Family
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.

Now Showing: Casper

October 29, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Watch this friendly ghost attempt to befriend the 12-year-old daughter of a paranormal expert while his nasty ghost uncles wreak havoc. Universal Pictures. Rated PG. ...

Halloween Hijinks: Spine-Tingling STEAM

October 30, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
It's almost time to put on your costumes and start trick-or-treating, but before you do you've got a stop to make! Get in the spirit with hair-raising Halloween-themed activities. ...

Theater Thursday

November 7, 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. ...

Saturday Storytime

November 16, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, Family
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.

Glow Stick Dance Party

November 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Turn out the lights, crack some glow sticks, and get ready to groove. We'll provide the music and glow-in-the-dark accessories, you bring the epic dance moves! Ages 8+ ...

Theater Thursday

November 21, 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. ...

Theater Thursday

December 5, 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. ...
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
East Valley Children's Theatre's Express Acting Troupe will perform their own play called, How Spider Saved Christmas, a story about a spider who goes on a journey and ends up saving Christmas.     ...

East Valley Children's Theatre

December 7, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Don't miss this performance of "Those Old Familiar Holiday Songs" with a collection of classic holiday musical numbers, presented by East Valley Children's Theatre. ...
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
East Valley Children's Theatre's Bravo Musical Troupe sing a collection of classic holiday musical numbers to celebrate the season!  ...