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

Code Commanders

September 18, 2019
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 "Main Library" group.

Pint-Sized Science: Rain Cloud in a Jar

September 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Youth Activity Room (MN)
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Explore the science behind rain clouds in this fun and creative scientific activity. ...

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

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

Preschool Picassos

September 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, explore the colorful world of Hispanic artists through hands-on art projects that strengthen fine motor skills and develop creativity. Following a short storytime, preschoolers will develop self confidence as they...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

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

3D Digital Design

September 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: MakerBot Replicator 5
Age Group: School Age, Teen
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learn how to create 3D designs in Tinkercad and watch your idea come to life with our 3D Printers! ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

September 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, 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.

Ham Radio Technician Class

September 19, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Open the door to an exciting form of communication that’s fun, social, educational, and is a lifeline during times of need. Learn all you need to know to earn your FCC Technician Class License, the entry-level license for ham radio operators. This 1...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Adult Craft Night: Paper Flowers

September 19, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This month it's all about books and the crafts you can do with them. Create paper flowers out of pages that have fallen out of their books and give it a new life! Materials will be provided for you. ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Craft Night: Maps

September 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Entertainment, Instructional
Event Details:
This month we will be crafting with old maps. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact us.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
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.

Android Basics

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Using an Android tablet, Kindle Fire, or smartphone, discover how to change settings, move icons, put your machine to sleep or turn it off, and connect to Wi-Fi. Participants may bring their own Android device. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Computer and Internet Basics

September 23, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
If you are new to using computers and the internet and want to build basic skills, this class is for you. Join us and practice using a mouse and keyboard, navigating between websites, and searching for information online. ...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Code Commanders

September 23, 2019
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.

STEAM at the Ranch: Pixel Art

September 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It's Math Day: this week, we'll create art with graph paper to create "pixels." ...

Stretch your imagination using science! Each week we'll do hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, art, or math. Grades 1-6.

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

Exercise Your Brain and Learn to Code

September 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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.

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

Gmail with Lynda.com

September 24, 2019
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: THINKspot @ RM
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

In this class, you can create a Gmail account and learn how to send and manage email messages. Please bring a cell phone that will accept a text code verification from Google.

Disclaimer(s)

Computer Class Prerequisite

Must be comfortable using a mouse and a keyboard.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Yoga for Beginners

September 24, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: 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

September 25, 2019
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 "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

3D Digital Design

September 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Room: MakerBot Replicator 5
Age Group: School Age, Teen
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learn how to create 3D designs in Tinkercad and watch your idea come to life with our 3D Printers! ...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Code Commanders

September 26, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Code Clubs, 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.

Ham Radio Technician Class

September 26, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Roadrunner Room
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Open the door to an exciting form of communication that’s fun, social, educational, and is a lifeline during times of need. Learn all you need to know to earn your FCC Technician Class License, the entry-level license for ham radio operators. This 1...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Red Mountain" group.

Adult Craft Night: Book Wallet

September 26, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: THINKspot at Red Mountain
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
This month it's all about books and the crafts you can do with them. Upcycle an old book and give it a new life! Materials will be provided for you. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

ESL Conversation Class

September 28, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
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 "THINKspot at Main" group.

Email Basics

September 30, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: THINKspot at Main
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Whether you are new to the email world or hoping to learn more about using the email account you already have, this class can help. Join us and review how to sign up for, send, and manage an email account. Prerequisites: Familiarity with a mouse, key...
This event is in the "THINKspot at Main" group.

Code Commanders

September 30, 2019
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.

STEAM at the Ranch: Static Electricity

September 30, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, School Age
Program Type: Educational, Instructional
Event Details:

Stretch your imagination using science! Each week we'll do hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, art, or math. Grades 1-6.

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

Exercise Your Brain and Learn to Code - Rescheduled to 9/23

September 30, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
This event has been rescheduled to September 23rd https://events.mesalibrary.org/events/exercise-your-brain-and-learn-code-15 ...