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This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
There are two sides to every story…and sometimes three. I love to write. You love to write. They love to write. These are simple examples of the three points of view available to writers. If you struggle in choosing which would best suit yo...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Sewing Help Saturdays

February 22, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
If you have a pair of pants that need to be hemmed or a dress that needs to be mended, its time to learn how to fix it with professional advice. At Sewing Help Saturdays we will provide the professional help to fix and mend clothing. We will teach yo...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Advanced Microsoft Excel

February 24, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learn advanced Excel topics like how to create pivot tables, how to use multiple spreadsheets, and how to use absolute references, vlookup, and other techniques. Proficiency in Intermediate Microsoft Excel is required. ...

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Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

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

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:

Curious about downloading ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more from the library with your laptop, mobile device, or ereader? Drop in during these sessions for one-on-one assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Library Card

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

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

Exercise Your Brain and Learn to Code

February 24, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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.

Disclaimer(s)

Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

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

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers no-cost tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax ret...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Lynda.com Open Lab

February 25, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

What do you want to learn today? Meet Lynda.com, an online learning platform offering nearly 6000 courses in tech, business, and creative skills. These self-paced video courses are taught by experts and are perfect for beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners. All you need is a current Mesa Public Library card and PIN. Come jump start your learning!

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

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:

Curious about downloading ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more from the library with your laptop, mobile device, or ereader? Drop in during these sessions for one-on-one assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

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.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Yoga for Beginners

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health, 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 "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

February 26, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:

Curious about downloading ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more from the library with your laptop, mobile device, or ereader? Drop in during these sessions for one-on-one assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

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.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

February 26, 2020
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers no-cost tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax ret...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Self-Publishing: Choosing the Right Printer

February 26, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation and Grammar Class

February 26, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
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.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

February 27, 2020
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers no-cost tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax ret...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 27, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

February 27, 2020
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 Mesa Publi...

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.

Historic American Swing Dancing

February 27, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment
Event Details:
"It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing!" This 3 part class series is an introduction to East Coast Swing dance (also known as "six-count swing" or "triple-step swing") including some of the basic movements and footwork of Lindy Hop and Cha...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Adult Craft Night: Mosaic

February 27, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
 This month we'll be making cards, quilling, and mosaics with broken CD's. Materials will be provided.   ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

February 28, 2020
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers no-cost tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax ret...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

The HOTspot Digital Help Desk

February 29, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Reference
Event Details:

Curious about downloading ebooks, movies, music, magazines, and more from the library with your laptop, mobile device, or ereader? Drop in during these sessions for one-on-one assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

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.

Take the Leap: Adopt a Pet

February 29, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adult, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
If you have been considering bringing home a new animal to love, today is the perfect day to take the leap! Visit our adoption fair in the courtyard behind the library to find the purrfect addition to your family. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Buying Your First House

February 29, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
While buying your first house is exciting and something to be proud of, it can be a confusing and complicated process that can leave you feeling intimidated. By attending this first-time home buyer seminar you can alleviate some of the anxiety that c...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Sewing Swag: Pet Bandanas

February 29, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
We know your fur baby is already adorable, but we've got just the thing to take their cuteness to the next level. Make a bandana for a pet at home or for one of the animals available for adoption outside the library! ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation Class

February 29, 2020
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 3 (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:

Learn English and meet new friends! Practice basic English listening and speaking skills while learning about American culture. Please bring a notebook and pencil. Ages 18+.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Local Author Book Fair

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Lobby (RM)
Age Group: Adult, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Meet our local writers and discover your next great read. Every genre of literature--mysteries, science fiction, thrillers, westerns--will be represented. Books will be available for sale and signing by the authors. ...