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March 18th, 2017

Conservancy – Desert Surfaces

The Desert Surface - It's Alive!
March 18th, 2017

Prickly Plants Eco-Station At The Overlook

Discover the spiny and downright hostile, plants are well adapted to our desert environment.
March 18th, 2017

Birds Of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those “just passing through,” plus information on habits and habitat.
March 18th, 2017

The Great Xeriscape Specialty Tour

Unearth the how-to’s for using native and arid-adapted plants in water-saving landscapes.
March 18th, 2017

Conservation Workday

Looking for an opportunity to make a difference for both the environment and your community?
March 18th, 2017

Beautiful Bugs

So much can happen in a bug’s world!
March 18th, 2017

Our Tasty Desert

Get an introduction to edible desert plants on this short hike.
March 18th, 2017

Stargazing For Everyone, LLC

Take A Guided Tour Of The Night Sky and Explore The Universe Through Our Telescopes!
March 18th, 2017

Virtual Reality Experiences

Try out the library's virtual reality devices.
March 18th, 2017

See The Stars

View the night sky through the Gilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory's 16 inch telescope.
March 18th, 2017

Gilbert Family Birdwalks

The Gilbert Family Birdwalks are held every third Saturday of the month, October through March at the Gilbert Riparian Preserve.
March 18th, 2018

CREATE littleBits Meetup: Sustainability Solar Solutions

Celebrate APS Solar Month with us with March!
March 18th, 2017

Go Green DIY Seed Starters

We’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by going green!
March 18th, 2017

How Things Fly

Kids age 8 and older (with their parents) learn about air pressure, aircraft stability, and the 4 forces of flight through a series of experiments that the kids build and test (and take home).
March 18th, 2017

Slippery And Slithery

Though often considered together, amphibians and reptiles are actually quite separate groups of animals.
March 18th, 2017

STEM @ the Library

You walk across the rug, reach for the doorknob and ZAP!
March 18th, 2017

Family Fun Day-Lego Day!

Join us as we create amazing feats with THOUSANDS of Legos!
March 18th, 2017

Ask A Master Gardener

Get answers to your gardening and landscaping questions.
March 18th, 2017

STEAM Saturday

Every first and third Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to noon, kids from ages 5 to 12 and learn about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) concepts through play and creative expression.
March 18th, 2017

Discovering The Past

Girl Scouts is once again partnering with the Arizona Archaeological Society to discover the past!
March 18th, 2017

Life Hack: Vegetable Gardening

Grow your own food, no matter the time of year!
March 18th, 2017

Gilbert Family Birdwalks

The Gilbert Family Birdwalks are held every third Saturday of the month, October through March at the Gilbert Riparian Preserve, on the southeast corner of Greenfield and Guadalupe Rds in Gilbert.
March 18th, 2017

Demonstration Garden Tours

Our 14 unique Demonstration Gardens will expand your gardening knowledge and give you many ideas for your own landscape.
March 18th, 2017

Goat Project

The 4-H Meat Goat Project is a project that focuses on raising goats for meat production.
March 18th, 2017

FREE Library Talk – Eat Your Trees!

What are the best fruit trees for Tucson?
March 18th, 2017

FREE Library Talk – Warm Season Vegetable Gardening

Veggie gardening in Tucson is different!
March 18th, 2017

Arboretum Tour – Landscape Horticulture

What makes up the landscape? Learn about the maintenance and production of various plants in the landscape.
March 18th, 2017

Genealogy Basics

Learn how to start your family tree using Ancestry or FamilySearch.
March 18th, 2017

LEGO Club

Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO.
March 18th, 2017

Phoenix Herpetologoical Society Youth Volunteer Program – Hatchling Herpetologists

The Youth Volunteer Program is designed to give children too young to participate in our Adult Volunteer Program a chance to learn and work at PHS.
March 18th, 2017

Phoenix Herpetologoical Society Youth Volunteer Program – Herpetology Heroes

The Youth Volunteer Program is designed to give children too young to participate in our Adult Volunteer Program a chance to learn and work at PHS.
March 18th, 2017

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!
March 18th, 2017

Drop-In Discovery Saturday – Phoenix

Explore samples of plants found on the museum grounds with the perspective of how they fit into the medicine chest, sewing box, and kitchen pantry of those who lived here before the Europeans arrived.
March 18th, 2017

STEAM Enrichment Program

Grand Canyon University’s College of Education, in partnership with the Arizona Alliance of Black School Educators, is offering enrichment programs for Arizona’s gifted and talented youth.
March 18th, 2017

ASU GEAR Day 2017

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) chapter at Arizona State University and the K-12 Engineering Education and Outreach team welcome Girl Scouts from the Phoenix area to “GEAR” up for a fun-filled day of exciting activities related to engineering
March 18th, 2017

Governor Goodwin’s And Woolsey’s Expedition Through The Verde Valley To The Salt River

This program discusses the 1864 expedition of King S. Woolsey and Governor Goodwin following Indian trails to the Verde Valley with 80 miners.
March 18th, 2017

The Verde Salt Mine: Ancient And Historic Salt Mining In Camp Verde

Salt has been a valuable trade item throughout human history.
March 18th, 2017

Reconstructing The Lupanar: Form, Design, And Operation Of Pompeii’s Purpose-Built Brothel

Despite being the only universally-recognized building for prostitution from the ancient Roman world, the purpose-built brothel (lupanar) of Pompeii remains a misunderstood structure.
March 18th, 2017

Color to Calm

Take a break and explore the relaxing world of adult coloring.
March 18th, 2017

hive@central: SCORE One-on-One Mentoring

SCORE mentors provide free and confidential business advice to meet the needs of your small business.
March 18th, 2017

Agave Builders Club

Have fun building with bricks!
March 18th, 2017

OCZ: Ocotillo Creativity Zone

We are making a new, cool craft every month at the OCZ.
March 18th, 2017

Science Saturday

Children 5-12 with favorite grownup can learn and experiment with STE/AM.
March 18th, 2017

Family Fun: Brick Builders

We have thousands of Legos. What will you create?
March 18th, 2017

Astronomy for Everyone

Enjoy an unforgettable STEM program for all ages that boosts scientific literacy and inquiry.
March 18th, 2017

Game Day

Come and Play!
March 18th, 2017

Kids Code It! Club

Have you ever wondered how your new app was created?
March 18th, 2017

Mesquite Builders Club

Have fun with other kids building with Lego bricks!
March 18th, 2017

Museum Of Northern Arizona Museum Highlights Tour

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau.
March 18th, 2017

Family Brain Boost

The whole family can enjoy this program that shows Science is Everywhere!
March 18th, 2017

Plants of the Bible Land Guided Walk

Volunteer tour guide Dave Oberpriller takes visitors through the park touring plants that are found in the Sinai Desert.
March 18th, 2017

Dark Sky Celebration – Second Anniversary

It’s been two years since Oracle State Park received designation as an International Dark Sky Park, recognizing dark skies as a limited resource needing protection, and celebrating Oracle as an exceptional place for telescope-­viewing!
March 18th, 2017

CREATE littleBits Meetup: Sustainability Solar Solutions

Make it a fun Saturday with your family and friends at CREATE at Arizona Science Center!
March 18th, 2017

Intro To 3D Printing

Interested in 3D Printing and don’t know where to start?
March 18th, 2017

LOCKs: Preschool – Matter: Mass @ Lowell Observatory

Children will use scales to explore the concept of mass and will figure out how far they could jump on the Moon.
March 18th, 2017

Seed Library

Checkout seeds for the Spring planting season, grow some fruits and vegetables and return some seeds back to the Seed Library.
March 18th, 2017

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.
March 18th, 2017

Arizona Challenger Space Center Public Simulated Missions: Voyage To Mars

Families, friends, and teams of co-workers are invited to the Challenger Space Center to participate in an exciting space-based learning environment where children, families, senior citizens, corporate teams and other community members fly simulated space flight missions involving flight crews, mission controllers and scientists.
March 18th, 2017

STEMAZing Workshop – Problem Solving Through The Eyes Of Nature

At this workshop, you will be amazed to learn how scientists, designers, architects, and many others are inspired by nature to solve human problems.
March 18th, 2017

Launch It!- 19761

Rocketeers will create and develop devices that will shoot, soar, or fly, such as marshmallow shooters, airplane slingshots, rockets and catapults to launch items, or hit targets.
March 18th, 2017

Bird Walk With Joe Willy

Join Joe Willy on Saturday mornings at 8am here at the Center to experience the joy of birding and meet other birders!
March 18th, 2017

1th Annual Arizona Myeloma Network’s Living With Myeloma Conference: Partnering With The Cure Corridor

This conference is ideal for Myeloma patients, their families, caregivers and health care professionals.
March 18th, 2017

Lego Family Fun

Lego Family Fun at the Library 2017!
March 18th, 2017

The Geology Of The East Valley

Ever wonder about the fascinating mountains and rock formations in our area?
March 18th, 2017

Desert Surfaces – NH Lecture

The Desert Surface - It's Alive!
March 18th, 2017

Trailside Naturalist Station – All About Saguaros!

Stop by our Trailside Naturalist Station between 9:00 and 11:00am to learn all about the magnificent and unique Saguaro!
March 18th, 2017

SkyNights StarGazing

An awe-inspiring opportunity to explore the night skies from the summit of Mt. Lemmon uses Arizona's LARGEST dedicated public telescope.
March 18th, 2017 - March 18th, 2017

Phoenix Zoo Teacher Orientations

Teacher Orientations are free and a great way to discover how to prepare you and your class for a rewarding and successful field trip to the Phoenix Zoo.
April 5th, 2017

The Art Of Irrigation System Maintenance & Repair

Learn how to maximize your water efficiency prevent underground leaks, and more, from a pro with over 20 years of experience.
April 6th, 2017

Green Building Lecture Series: Guaranteed Fresh Air: How To Get It Indoors And Keep It

Hear about options for getting fresh air ventilation while keeping your home airtight and energy efficient.
April 15th, 2017

Bear Essential’s Young Reporter Cookout

Young Reporters and those who want to sign up can come to Saguaro National Monument West for dinner and a night hike to learn about desert ecology and ecosystems.
May 12th, 2017

San Pedro River Walk

he San Pedro River, a narrow green oasis rippling through desert grassland, is one of the last wild rivers in the Southwest and one of the most endangered.