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This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational

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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Who Picked This Book? Group

10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Event Details:
Join this community group in discussing mostly general fiction titles.  All 2022 Titles for Who Picked This Book? Group Date Title/Author Feb 10 Planning Meeting March 8 ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Graphic Design Studio

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Join us to create awesome projects using all sorts of iPad graphic design apps. Learn vector graphics, raster graphics, pixel graphics, animation, and how to take your own work to the next level.  It’s time to learn how to unlock your creativity...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional

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 "THINKspot at Main" group.
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
A special summer edition of Craft Night! This month's program we will paint on unfinished wood.  Choose your own colors and stencil to make a work of art! 18+ ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Adult Coloring Club

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Relax and color your stress away. Coloring pages and colored pencils, markers, and crayons will be provided, or you may bring your own. In the area in front of THINKspot at RM. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room (DR)
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Arizona Career Pathways is a workforce training program that will lift families and individuals out of poverty by sponsoring education and job training opportunities that lead to greater sustained long-term financial stability in Metro Phoenix and Ma...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learn how to use the CloudLibrary app to download ebooks and audiobooks to your smartphone or tablet. Please bring your device, email address, and password. If you are using a Kindle Fire, please bring your Amazon account information. Kindle us...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This class will explain genealogical research methods for those whose ancestors may not appear in census documents:  African-Americans, Indigenous peoples, and Mexican-Americans. Instructors are members of the Black Family Genealogy and History ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Reference

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.

This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Event Details:
Join this community group in discussing mostly general fiction titles. All 2022 Titles for A Novel Approach Book Group Date Title/Author     Feb 14 Planning Meeting ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Too often nonprofits are given theory rather than practical advice that they can easily implement. Using the tools provided in this workshop they will be able to have the information to create fundraising strategies that actually will make a differen...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional

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.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
This presentation has been rescheduled to July 23, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Learn fun, simple “plant-based food art” techniques, with Melanie Albert, creator of the Plant-Based Food Art Movement. Melanie will demonstrate how to prepare beautiful Raw Car...

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.

ESL Conversation Class

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational

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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This class will explain genealogical research methods for those whose ancestors may not appear in census documents:  African-Americans, Indigenous peoples, and Mexican-Americans. Instructors are members of the Black Family Genealogy and History ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment, Special Program
Event Details:
The Motown Experience comes ALIVE with Sandra Bassett!  Sandra will discuss some of the history of Motown music and its influence and a taste of a few of the top Motown Hits! This is a virtual event provided by Maricopa County Library as part...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Let's Play with Paper

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Join us for an hour of paper crafting. July's craft: Decorative Paper Gift Bags. Space is limited.  Ages 18+     ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional

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.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Instructional, Sustainability
Event Details:
Join Garden Master Angela Judd to help you take advantage of an additional growing season and start a fall garden!  The class will discuss garden planning, soil, plant selection, hardening off seedlings, pest control and other topics. ...

This program supports the City of Mesa’s Climate Action Plan (MCAP), a Mayor and Council priority initiative to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, build resilience in our community, and address the negative outcomes of a changing climate.

Learn about the Library’s sustainability efforts
Get tips on living green

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

Craft Night: Pet Toys

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Sustainability
Event Details:
Try your hand at a low-stakes craft night. This month we'll repurpose household materials into pet toys. Supplies are limited. Ages 14+ ...

This program supports the City of Mesa’s Climate Action Plan (MCAP), a Mayor and Council priority initiative to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, build resilience in our community, and address the negative outcomes of a changing climate.

Learn about the Library’s sustainability efforts
Get tips on living green

This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
 Learn fun, simple “plant-based food art” techniques, with Melanie Albert, creator of the Plant-Based Food Art Movement. Melanie will demonstrate how to prepare beautiful Raw Carrot Carrot Cake and Sauce & Swirl ...

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This class will explain genealogical research methods for those whose ancestors may not appear in census documents:  African-Americans, Indigenous peoples, and Mexican-Americans. Instructors are members of the Black Family Genealogy and History ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Reference

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.