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February 28th, 2018

Webinar: Operations of Fractions Grades 4-6

This webinar will look at the expectations and progressions in the Arizona Math Standards.
February 28th, 2018

Webinar: Development of Number Sense in K-2

This webinar is designed to assist educators in developing a deeper understanding of how young children learn mathematics. 
February 28th, 2018

The Search: Exploring Unknown Worlds

This show explores discoveries and current research of exoplanets (worlds beyond our Solar System).
February 28th, 2018

University of Arizona Mirror Lab Tour

Have you ever seen a telescope mirror three-stories in diameter?
February 28th, 2018

Undiscovered Worlds

Humans have long imagined exotic and intriguing worlds beyond our solar system.
February 28th, 2018

SkyNights StarGazing Program

An awe-inspiring opportunity to explore the night skies from the summit of Mt. Lemmon uses Arizona's LARGEST dedicated public telescope. 
February 28th, 2018

Brain Waves

This three-class series shares the wonders of how children's brains grow and learn. Parents will increase their knowledge of early brain development; the development of emotions and temperament; and strategies to guide and strengthen young children.
February 28th, 2018

Tour – Laboratory of Tree Ring Research

Enjoy a docent-led tour of the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, where you will be introduced to the basic tenets of dendrochronology, view a variety of tree-ring samples and visit the work areas and laboratory spaces of our researchers.
February 28th, 2018

Sew Smart Wednesdays

Bring a project or start a project with our friendly group of sewists!
February 28th, 2018

Math Sprouts (8 – 9 Years)

A free and fun way to help struggling 3rd graders develop and strengthen their math skills.
February 28th, 2018

Life-Size Game Creations (12-18 Years)

Learn how to use power tools, paint, sew, and construct. 
February 28th, 2018

More to Explore

Are you curious about how things work?
February 28th, 2018

STEAM Spot

Interactive after school programs that explore the ideas behind STEAM - science, technology, engineering, arts, and math!
February 28th, 2018

Lego Club

Do you love Legos?
February 28th, 2018

Exercise Your Mind with Computer Puzzles

Did you know computer coding is easier than you think?
February 28th, 2018

Coffee and Code!

Bring your projects, get excited, and make things!
February 28th, 2018

Weld It Up Wednesday

Austin Kipp will mix it up with various demonstrations, videos, discussions and hands on welding activities.
January 1st, 1970

Gangplank Chandler Hacknight 

Day job keeping you away from co-working out of Gangplank during the day?
February 28th, 2018

Phoenix: Where Are We Going?

The city of Phoenix is a bustling and vibrant epicenter with a blossoming, sustainable and successful future.
February 28th, 2018

Pollinators in Pen and Ink

Pollinators such as butterflies, bees and moths are the perfect subject for pen and ink.
February 28th, 2018

San Pedro River Bird Walk

The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.
February 28th, 2018

Liberty Wildlife OPEN

You can take self guided tours through our eco-friendly building, interactive learning lab and our interpretive trail where you will find many birds of prey.
February 28th, 2018

Field Trip: Sweetwater Wetlands

Join Luke Safford for an easy walk through the Sweetwater wetlands to see waterfowl in the hundreds, regular and visiting warblers, and several exciting species hiding in the reeds.
February 28th, 2018

Moonlight Walks

Enjoy a family-friendly stroll along our half-mile Judith Tunell Trail by the light of full moon.
February 28th, 2018

Live & (sort of) On The Loose

A Look at Venomous Reptiles of the Southwest
February 28th, 2018

Family Brain Boost

We are all scientists!
February 28th, 2018

Wee Explore

Enjoy hands-on science experiments, cool demos, bubble time and different activities each week for children ages 3-5.
February 28th, 2018

LHC Know the 10 Signs : Early Detection Matters – Rooms A/B

Learn the facts and warning signs of Alzheimer's disease and the need for early detection, information about drug therapy, enrolling in clinical studies, and planning for the future.
February 28th, 2018

Fun With Math and Science for Preschoolers

Preregister at the Youth Reference desk for six Wednesdays of science and math fun that supports the growth and development of 3-5 year old children, preparing them for kindergarten.
February 28th, 2018

THINKspot Code Club

Code Club: The magical time of the week when friends get together at their library to learn how to make computers do what they tell them to do. 
February 28th, 2018

Full STEAM Ahead: Frozen Sugar Castles

Use your architectural skills to construct a wondrous frozen castle out of sugar cubes! 
February 28th, 2018

Code Club @ Nanini

Code Club continues at Nanini Library!
February 28th, 2018

Lego Club

Do you love Legos?
February 28th, 2018

Exercise Your Mind with Computer Puzzles

Did you know computer coding is easier than you think?
February 28th, 2018

Code Club

You'll be creating games, animations, and even your own website by learning Scratch, HTML, CSS, and Python.
February 28th, 2018

Build-n’- Play

This program encourages creativity through building activities with various blocks, connecting toys and more.
February 28th, 2018

Minecraft

Join us for Minecraft at Chandler Sunset Library!
February 28th, 2018

LEGO Club

Builders wanted! Bring your imagination and we will supply the LEGOs!
February 28th, 2018

S.T.E.A.M. Explorations!

Join us each Wednesday afternoon for entertaining and enlightening activities for kids and teens using  S.T.E.A.M.,  Science,  Technology,  Engineering, Art, and Math.
February 28th, 2018

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self-driving cars have in common? Code!
February 28th, 2018

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self-driving cars have in common? Code!
February 28th, 2018

Little Bytes

Think your kids are too young to code?  Think again! 
February 28th, 2018

CoderDojo

What do video games, robots and self–driving cars have in common? Code!
February 28th, 2018

Code Club

Beginning computer coding for Ages 8 & up
February 28th, 2018

Canyon Springs STEM Night

Canyon Springs invites the community for a night of interactive activities to explore and discover all things science, technology, engineering, and math.
February 28th, 2018

Lub Dub’s Science Hour

Are you fascinated by science and love to perform experiments?
February 28th, 2018

Birds of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat.
February 28th, 2018

Raptor Free Flight- Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Come experience the thrill of free flying birds of prey at the Raptor Free Flight.
February 28th, 2018

Raptor Free Flight- Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Come experience the thrill of free flying birds of prey at the Raptor Free Flight.
February 28th, 2018

STEAM Stuff at Gangplank Avondale

Weekly hacknight. Come work on something, create something, hack something.
February 28th, 2018

Backyard Chickens 101

Have you dreamed about raising chickens in your backyard, but don’t know where to start? 
February 28th, 2018

Yuma Audubon Society Bird Walk

Yuma is surrounded by many natural features, including the Colorado & Gila Rivers, deserts, mountains, the Imperial Dunes, and the Salton Sea. 
February 28th, 2018

Ranger-led Coronado Cave Tours

Join a ranger for a free guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.
February 28th, 2018

Wildflower ID and Photography Class

Wildflower photographer Paul Santori will explain basics of wildflower identification, share many best locations for finding them both in and beyond the greater Phoenix area, and showcasing many of his wildflower images. 
February 28th, 2018

Moonlight Hike

See the desert in a different light – moonlight! 
February 28th, 2018

Home School Families: Geology Wednesday

Home School families are invited to gather and learn about rocks and volcanic formations along our main trail during a two-hour learning activity hosted by professional geologist Scott McFadden, leading a walk through the Arboretum’s rocky areas where kids and adults will learn about granite, schist, quartz and other rocks commonly found in local backyards and parks.
February 28th, 2018

Desert Discovery

 Join a park naturalist on this 2-mile, 2-hr hike to discover what's out there in the desert.
February 28th, 2018

Desert Jigsaw Puzzle

When competition and cooperation vie for attention in the Sonoran Desert, the result is an intricate, wonderous jigsaw puzzle of plants and animals. 
February 28th, 2018

Desert Morning Hike

Join volunteer Dick Hollenback on this 3-hour, 4-mile hike to explore Saguaro National Park.
February 28th, 2018

Flash, Woosh, Gush, and Growth: Sonoran Desert Monsoon Rain

 The summer heat and humidity bring the mighty and sometimes destructive monsoon rain. Saguaros, frogs, and others depend on these drenching afternoons to begin a new season of life in the dry desert. 
February 28th, 2018

Mountain Lions: Beyond the Myth

Envision a puma stalking its prey, then uncover the true nature of this elusive but essential predator.
February 28th, 2018

Picture This…Life Through A Different Lens

Experience the desert from, a whole new view with this interactive photography program; designed to present the basics of photography while envoking emotional connections with the desert. 
February 28th, 2018

Prescott Bird Walk at Stricklin Park/Thumb Butte

Don’t own binoculars? Let us know and we will provide you with binoculars to use during the bird walk.
February 28th, 2018

Phoenix Herpetological Society Facility Tour

Come learn about some of our rescued reptiles at the PHS sanctuary on this 2.5 - 3 hour guided tour
February 28th, 2018

Permaculture Lecture

Join Scott Ross, owner of Resilient Ecology Systems and Design LLC for a Brown Bag talk about permaculture in Northern Arizona and a presentation on the “Parks Permafarm” project.
February 28th, 2018

Math and Science Fair Night

Join Circle Cross at their Math and Science Fair Night! 
March 7th, 2018

Master Gardeners: Container Gardening

See how gardening in raised beds or other containers saves water, keeps away critters, and minimizes strain on your knees and back.
March 10th, 2018

Y-Science for All!

Families are invited to experience STEM fun and games during this FREE community event at the various YMCA locations valleywide!
March 13th, 2018

Block Party

Let's play with LEGO and DUPLO bricks!
March 24th, 2018

Everything Science at Bookmans

Join us at Bookmans as we partner with Warner's Nursery and Landscaping Co. to bring a fun science event for the whole family.
April 16th, 2018

How Things Grow Storytime

Spring has sprung!
April 20th, 2018

Minecraft

Play Minecraft for free at the library!
April 28th, 2018

LEGO / Duplo Club

Imagination and creativity encouraged!
May 4th, 2018

Science With A Twist: Trek, Wars and Who II

May the 4th be with us, as we go to a galaxy far far way at this Science With A Twist happening on May's First Friday.