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This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Code Clubs, Entertainment, Games
Event Details:
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a game tester, now is your chance throughout the summer. Game testing isn’t just playing video games, it’s a chance to speak your mind about games, it helps game developers find bugs that could ruin...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

First Impressions

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Agents, editors at publishing houses, and many potential readers will give a critical eye to the first chapter of a novel. In many cases, the decision to continue reading is made in the first few pages.  This class will focus on the essential el...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age, Family
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
If you are tired of losing track of your place in your book, worry no longer. This weeks SRP family take and make kit shows you how to make a monster bookmark with origami. The kit also comes with a bunch of fun accessories to make your monster ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "All Locations" group.
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.
This event is in the "Outreach Services" group.
Branches:
All Locations, Online / Virtual, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
All Mesa Public Libraries closed in observance of Independence Day. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Chinese Storytime

10:00am - 10:45am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Early Childhood, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Join us for Chinese songs, books, and other silliness. This Storytime is in Mandarin Chinese, but all are welcome. Ages 0-5. This event will take place via Zoom. Caregivers register here and we’ll send you the Zoom link and password via email. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Keep 'Em Reading

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Read-on prompts are essential if you want to turn your story into a page-turner. With the right kind of chapter breaks, you can keep your readers up way past their bed-times. Participants are encouraged to bring a few of their troublesome chapter end...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Code Clubs, Entertainment, Games
Event Details:
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a game tester, now is your chance throughout the summer. Game testing isn’t just playing video games, it’s a chance to speak your mind about games, it helps game developers find bugs that could ruin...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment, Storytime
Event Details:
Leap into Science is a national program that integrates open-ended science activities with children’s books for young children and their families. Join us for some fun adventures learning about balance. Because of the popular demand, Leap into Sci...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Leap into Science: Balance

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Entertainment, Storytime
Event Details:
Leap into Science is a national program that integrates open-ended science activities with children’s books for young children and their families. Join us for some fun adventures learning about balance. Because of the popular demand, Leap into Sci...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Code Clubs, Entertainment, Games
Event Details:
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a game tester, now is your chance throughout the summer. Game testing isn’t just playing video games, it’s a chance to speak your mind about games, it helps game developers find bugs that could ruin...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Now that you have written a book, what's next? Randy will discuss matters that are important to authors who are ready to publish their first story. Bring your publishing questions for both traditional and indie-publishing options.  This event...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Code Clubs, Entertainment, Games
Event Details:
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to be a game tester, now is your chance throughout the summer. Game testing isn’t just playing video games, it’s a chance to speak your mind about games, it helps game developers find bugs that could ruin...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From May through July, the Mesa Public Library is hosting author and writing coach Randy Lindsay as its very own Writer in Residence. Randy will use the library as his workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspir...
This event is in the "All Locations" group.
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
This event is in the "Mesa Express Library" group.
This event is in the "Outreach Services" group.

Labor Day

All Day
Branches:
All Locations, Online / Virtual, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
All Mesa Public Libraries closed in observance of Labor Day. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Fiction Folks

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
September's discussion book is The Vanshing Half by Brit Bennett This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Register here and we will send you the Zoom link and password the Monday before the meeting. Complete list of upcoming titl...