Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Authors Harriet and Andrew Smith will introduce us to the wonders of the Sonoran Desert ecosystem as well as the importance of environmental education outreach and conservation. They will sign copies of their book available for sale after the pr...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

May 2, 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.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 5, 2020
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Small Study Space 2 (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Writing Workshop: It Takes a Village

May 5, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Characters are the heart and soul of a story. But who are your characters? Bring your work in progress and let's work together to populate the village that will provide your story's life.  From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is h...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Parenting on the Same Page

May 5, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Information and strategies for co-parenting children whether you’re in the same or separate households. Explore your parenting style and motivation to create a foundation to approach parenting and further support your children to grow into healthy ad...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Tales of a Sailing Voyage Across the Globe

May 6, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Julie Bradley is the author of Escape from the Ordinary and Crossing Pirate Waters. After serving over twenty years in the Army Military Intelligence Corps, she sailed off with her husband for the circumnavigation adventure of a lifetime. J...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation and Grammar Class

May 6, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner 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.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 7, 2020
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Sensory Playtime

May 8, 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 "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

May 9, 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.

LinkedIn for Networking

May 9, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
LinkedInTM is one of the most powerful online tools for building a professional network and connecting to job opportunities. In this workshop, you will learn how to build and enhance your online profile, join groups and connect to other professionals...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Legal Information Navigation Clinic

May 9, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
LINC (Legal Information and Navigation Clinic) provides free court-forms assistance and information on a variety of topics including divorce, paternity, guardianship, child support, name changes, and estate administration. Although we cannot give leg...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 11, 2020
3:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 2 (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Meditation for Beginners

May 11, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
Learn the basics of meditation with simple yet powerful techniques that will help you deal with stress wherever you are. We will be seated in chairs, so you do not need a mat.  You may wish to bring a pillow to support your back. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 12, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Small Study Space 2 (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

A, B, C, Ds of Medicare

May 12, 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.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Professor Golden from Mesa Community College is returning to lead an interactive lecture on contemporary and historical social issues. ...

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 "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Exploring Genetic Genealogy Tests

May 13, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
We will look at the choices available for DNA testing including the Y-DNA and mitochondrial (mtDNA) tests, as well as the common autosomal tests that most people take. You will learn about what you can expect from taking these DNA tests and how usefu...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

ESL Conversation and Grammar Class

May 13, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner 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.

Writing Workshop: It Takes a Village

May 13, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Characters are the heart and soul of a story. But who are your characters? Bring your work in progress and let's work together to populate the village that will provide your story's life.  From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is h...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Let's Talk About Aging

May 14, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
We all forget things once in a while or struggle to find the right words.  But when it happens more often than we think it should we can become anxious, especially if dementia runs in the family. Learn the differences between what is normal as w...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Finding Unbiased Financial Advice

May 15, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
This class provides essential information to become confident when choosing a financial advisor.  We will explore how financial advisors make money, what license designations mean and much more. A Q&A session is included in this program. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

A, B, C, Ds of Medicare

May 16, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Buying Your First House

May 16, 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 "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

May 16, 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.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 18, 2020
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Writer in Residence Consultation

May 19, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Small Study Space 2 (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy Tarquini as its very own Writer in Residence. Mindy will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring authors f...