Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Internet Basics

February 18, 2020
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

Learn all of the parts of a web browser, how to navigate a website, and how to effectively search for information online.

Disclaimer(s)

Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
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.

Code Commanders

February 19, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

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

Math Lab for Teens with Dr. Don

February 19, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 3 (RM)
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
If your math homework gives you a headache, Dr. Don can help by showing you how to solve problems and proofs during the library's math lab for teens. Bring your homework, your tests, your notes, everything you need to work on the grade you want. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Pint-Sized Science: Sundials

February 19, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
This week, use the sun to tell time with a homemade sundial. ...

Design and carry out experiments to learn more about science—the fun way!

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

Code Commanders

February 20, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, Instructional
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

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

Adult Craft Night: Quilling

February 20, 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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Craft Night: Stationery

February 20, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
This month we'll be creating one of a kind stationery.  ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Sewing Machine 101

February 22, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Sewing Machine 101 - Learn the basics of using our ThinkSpot sewing machines. In this one time class, we will learn the basics for starting to sew with our ThinkSpot machines. Once we have set up our machines, we will practice sewing with a...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 22, 2020
11:30am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Small Study Space 2 (DR)
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 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. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Code Commanders

February 24, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Room: THINKspot @MN
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, Instructional
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

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 "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 "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 "Main Library" group.

Aircraft Science

February 25, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Calling all future pilots! Have you ever wondered how airplanes and helicopters work? Learn all about how aircraft stay in the air with pilot Joel Nelsen, then put your new knowledge into action by designing and testing paper airplanes...
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.

Code Commanders

February 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

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

Math Lab for Teens with Dr. Don

February 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 3 (RM)
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
If your math homework gives you a headache, Dr. Don can help by showing you how to solve problems and proofs during the library's math lab for teens. Bring your homework, your tests, your notes, everything you need to work on the grade you want. ...
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 "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, Instructional
Event Details:

Code Commanders is a weekly series that challenges and builds its young users' understanding of how coding works. Ages 8-12.

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 "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 "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 29, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
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.

Conscious Crafters

February 29, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: School Age, Teen
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Young budding environmentalists in grades 4-8, join us at Conscious Crafters, a new club inspired by the growing "craftivist" movement!  On the last Saturday of each month, enjoy captivating conversations on issues you care about, create eco-con...

Disclaimer(s)

No non-family groups of 5 or more

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to accommodate non-family groups of 5 or more children at youth programs.