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

ESL Grammar and Conversation Class

September 18, 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.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Self-Publishing 101: Choosing the Right Printer

September 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Now that you’ve written and designed your book, you are ready to have it printed and distributed. This class will cover preparing the files for print and choosing the right company for you.  Yolie Hernandez is the founder and owner of AZ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

September 19, 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...

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Library Card

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

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Kindergarten Readiness Workshop

September 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This workshop presented by Child Crisis Arizona focuses on how to help children make the transition from preschool into kindergarten. Each participant will receive a free kindergarten readiness kit. Join us for this informational session to ensure yo...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Ham Radio Technician Class

September 19, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Open the door to an exciting form of communication that’s fun, social, educational, and is a lifeline during times of need. Learn all you need to know to earn your FCC Technician Class License, the entry-level license for ham radio operators. This 1...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Adult Craft Night: Paper Flowers

September 19, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This month it's all about books and the crafts you can do with them. Create paper flowers out of pages that have fallen out of their books and give it a new life! Materials will be provided for you. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Author Book Talk and Signing with Jenn McKinlay

September 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Arizonian author Jenn McKinlay's most recent mystery, Word to the Wise, is due on shelves in September, and we are celebrating with a book talk and author signing. Word to the Wise follows a local librarian in the town of Briar Cr...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Craft Night: Maps

September 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Entertainment, Instructional
Event Details:
This month we will be crafting with old maps. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us.

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

First Five Years™

September 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
First Five Years™ is a 4-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. Childcare will be provided. Registrati...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

September 21, 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

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

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

September 21, 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...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

ESL Conversation Group

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Large Study Space (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
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...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Android Basics

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Using an Android tablet, Kindle Fire, or smartphone, discover how to change settings, move icons, put your machine to sleep or turn it off, and connect to Wi-Fi. Participants may bring their own Android device. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Computer and Internet Basics

September 23, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
If you are new to using computers and the internet and want to build basic skills, this class is for you. Join us and practice using a mouse and keyboard, navigating between websites, and searching for information online. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Exercise Your Brain and Learn to Code

September 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

Learning to code isn’t as hard as you think. Using puzzles and games, you’ll learn the basics of different coding languages and be able to show off what you’ve created to family and friends.

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

Gmail with Lynda.com

September 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

In this class, you can create a Gmail account and learn how to send and manage email messages. Please bring a cell phone that will accept a text code verification from Google.

Disclaimer(s)

Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Yoga for Beginners

September 24, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Come to the library for yoga in a relaxed environment without the pressure of attending a gym or studio. Session is for adults and appropriate for all levels, and will focus on technique the practice of yoga flow. Participants must be able to get up ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Grammar and Conversation Class

September 25, 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.

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

Smart Cycling Fundamentals

September 25, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

During this introductory workshop, learn about basic bicycle techniques, rules, and equipment, plus get a brief update on Mesa's bicycle projects and events. All participants will receive free bicycle safety gear. Presented by the City of Mesa Bicycle and Pedestrian Program. Ages 12+.

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
Dementia can create a sense of loss for caregivers as the person with dementia becomes psychologically different from who they once were. This class provides strategies to infuse hope and meaning into the caregiver's life as they provi...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

September 26, 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

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

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

Ham Radio Technician Class

September 26, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Open the door to an exciting form of communication that’s fun, social, educational, and is a lifeline during times of need. Learn all you need to know to earn your FCC Technician Class License, the entry-level license for ham radio operators. This 1...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Theater and Improv for Adults

September 26, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Come ready to laugh at this high-energy, low-pressure, studio-style improv theater class. We'll play theater games, create original scenes, and develop dynamic characters. Ages 18+.  ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Adult Craft Night: Book Wallet

September 26, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
This month it's all about books and the crafts you can do with them. Upcycle an old book and give it a new life! Materials will be provided for you. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

First Five Years™

September 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
First Five Years™ is a 4-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. Childcare will be provided. Registrati...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

September 28, 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

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