Upcoming Events

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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.
Branches:
Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch
Description:
Dobson Ranch and Red Mountain branches remain closed. The Main Library is available for limited Grab & Go service. The City of Mesa will evaluate all closures based on health guidance and financial resources monthly Curbside Park & Pi...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learning to draw on your iPad or tablet device is now at your fingertips. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer as he introduces different iPad apps and the amazing things you can do with them. He will also be available live during the program for...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional, Reference
Event Details:
Whether you are looking for your first job or interested in a career change, the next step isn’t always so cut and dry. Mesa Public library has created a class to help you level-up your job hunting skills and help you Get Hired! You’ll learn professi...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Collaborate through email with a Career Services Professional to review or create a professional resume to use in your current job search. Please have a copy of your resume available to submit electronically through email.  If you do n...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Code Clubs, Computer Classes, Educational, Instructional
Event Details:
It is time to turn those videogame making dreams into a reality. Coding isn't as hard as it sounds if you have the right tools to guide you. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer for this 5 week course on videogame making. You’ll learn to code a B...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Program
Event Details:
No need to track down supplies for this craft! Ask for the Snowman Take & Make kit at Red Mountain Branch Park & Pickup and follow along with the instructions provided. Snowman Take & Make Kits: Make your own frosty friend wi...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Baby Lapsit with Ms. Amy

10:00am - 10:15am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Baby Lapsit introduces the rhythm and beauty of language to babies. Birth-16 months.   This event will take place via Zoom. Caregiver please register here and we'll send you the Zoom link and password via email. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Toddlertime with Ms. Brenna

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Toddlertime incorporates stories, music, and movement into an engaging Storytime for children. Ages 16-36 months. This Storytime will last about 20 minutes.  This event will take place via Zoom. Caregivers register here and we'll send you the...
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:
December's discussion book is Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver. 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...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learning to draw on your iPad or tablet device is now at your fingertips. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer as he introduces different iPad apps and the amazing things you can do with them. He will also be available live during the program for...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Special Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Have you become a pro at "Among Us" during 2020 and are looking to up your game? Look no further than the Teen Take & Make kit. Sus you say? No way, the kit includes materials needed to complete your "Crewmate" keychains, instructions a...

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Library Card

Participants will need an active Mesa Public Library card and 4-digit PIN.

This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
This recorded virtual Circle Time will engage children from 0-5 years old with books, songs, and activities. Children will get practice while they work on developing a variety of important early literacy skills to get them ready for school....
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Join us for songs, stories, words, letters, numbers, and general silliness in this Storytime designed to get children ready for kindergarten. Ages 3-5. This Storytime will be about 20 minutes long. This event will take place via Zoom. Caregivers r...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes, Instructional
Event Details:
Learning to draw on your iPad or tablet device is now at your fingertips. Join THINKspot librarian Jeffrey Stoffer as he introduces different iPad apps and the amazing things you can do with them. He will also be available live during the program for...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Meet with other parents and caregivers to learn how to create a themed play environment for your children that will build on their skills through play. This presentation will focus on the importance of learning through play for children ages bir...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

"Not so Polar" Express

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment, Special Program
Event Details:
This year, you're the sleigh! Come celebrate winter with the Dobson Ranch Library staff, we will have several stops to drive to in our parking lot with special treats or crafts at each stop. Each car will get The Polar Express by Chris Van ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

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

"Not so Polar" Express

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment, Special Program
Event Details:
This year, you're in the sleigh!  Come celebrate winter with the Red Mountain Library staff as we will have several stops to drive to in our parking lot with special treats or crafts at each stop. Each car will get a copy of The P...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

"Not so Polar" Express

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Entertainment, Special Program
Event Details:
This year, you're the sleigh! Come celebrate winter with the Main library staff. We will have several stops in our parking lot with special treats and crafts at each one, including a copy of The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg for each ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "All Locations" 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, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closing early for Christmas Eve. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "All Locations" 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, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closed for Christmas. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "All Locations" 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, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closing early for New Year's Eve. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "All Locations" 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, Main Library, THINKspot at Main, Red Mountain Branch, THINKspot at Red Mountain, Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa Express Library, Outreach Services
Description:
The library will be closed for New Year's Day. For more information about our schedule and holiday closures, please visit our website. ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Who Picked This Book? Group

10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Event Details:
This group meets to discuss thought-provoking fiction and nonfiction on the 2nd Monday of the month. All are welcome. This group meets off-site at: Red Mountain Center, Room 4 7550 E. Adobe, Mesa January is our planning meeting. Compl...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.

Fiction Folks

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Event Details:
January's discussion book is The Snow Gypsy by Lindsay Ashford. 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 up upcoming title...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Fiction Folks

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Groups
Event Details:
January's discussion book is The Snow Gypsy by Lindsay Ashford.  Complete list of upcoming titles. ...
This event is in the "Online / Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Online / Virtual
Age Group: Children, Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
This recorded virtual Circle Time will engage children from 0-5 years old with books, songs, and activities. Children will get practice while they work on developing a variety of important early literacy skills to get them ready for school....