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

YAAS! Presents: Black History Month

February 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Join guest presenter Sydney Harrison for a presentation and activity honoring Black History Month. ...

The Young Adult Action Society offers different activities each week. We are making a positive difference in our library, our city, and the world. This group is always accepting new members—bring a friend! Ages 14+.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

The Art and Craft of Oral Storytelling

February 19, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Everybody has a story, so come learn how to tell yours, out loud and in front of other people. This can be around a campfire, at a family gathering, or in front of an audience. Bring a story that's been rattling around in your head or devel...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation and Grammar Class

February 19, 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.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
This class helps caregivers to understand the moderate to advanced stages of Alzheimer’s disease/related dementia. Caregivers will learn about expected changes in memory, thinking, mood, behavior and function.  These classes are designed for car...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Banner Alzheimer's Support Group

February 20, 2020
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 1 (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
This caregiver support group meets monthly after the Banner Alzheimer's workshop and is facilitated by social worker MaryLou Hernandez.  Caregivers are encouraged to share concerns and problem solve in this supportive setting.&nbs...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Robotics

February 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Children, Teen
Program Type: Code Clubs, Educational, Games
Event Details:
Build your own robots with LEGO Mindstorm or VEX and code them to see what they can do! First time coding? No problem, instructions will be provided. For Ages 8+.  ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Historic American Swing Dancing

February 20, 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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Today's World of Safe Investing

February 21, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
With historically low interest rates, and current level of market volatility, where do people turn to protect their wealth while still earning something? We will explore ALL investments commonly referred to as “safe” while contemplating their future ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation Class

February 22, 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 22, 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 "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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

STEAM at the Ranch: Catapults

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
This month we will engineer catapults and see how far we can launch things. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Sensory Science: Smell

February 25, 2020
4:15pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Investigate the science behind your senses by exploring sight, sound, smell, touch, and taste in five monthly installments of hands-on S.T.E.M. exploration! In February we will focus on the sense of smell. Grades 3-6. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

YAAS! Presents: Teen Advisory Board

February 25, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Teen Advisory Boards traditionally help library staff brainstorm ideas for how to best serve our young patrons. Some of the library's teen volunteers will join us to discuss potential events for our group to participate in or host in t...

The Young Adult Action Society offers different activities each week. We are making a positive difference in our library, our city, and the world. This group is always accepting new members—bring a friend! Ages 14+.

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 "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 "Main Library" group.

Sensory Playtime

February 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:

Drop in to explore different sensory stations with your little one.

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 "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 "Main Library" group.

Bullying: Signs, Symptoms, and Solutions

March 3, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A bully is defined as an individual who seeks out others that are viewed as vulnerable, with intent to cause harm. Bullying is a reality for our youth. In this workshop, adults will learn the signs of bullying and strategies to support those who are ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

A, B, C, Ds of Medicare

March 3, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
Medicare can be confusing. Come join us to learn about the different parts of Medicare and your options for Medicare coverage. This seminar is essential for people turning 65 years old as well as for people already on Medicare who want more education...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Identifying Those Elusive DNA Matches

March 4, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Learn the tricks to identifying DNA matches that you have found, even if there's no public tree available. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation and Grammar Class

March 4, 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 "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Have you ever read (or tried to read) a book that seemed full of endless description and little character interaction? While that method might have worked for the great writers of the past, today’s readers want a realistic reading experience.  I...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
There are many paths you can take after high school. Explore some of your options in this series. This month we will be discussing college life with current college students from nearby universities and community colleges. Find out wha...