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July 21st, 2018

CREATE Junior: 3D Printing

Do you have a young maker? 
July 21st, 2018

Arduino Meet Up Group

Happening every third Saturday of the month, this meetup is for those curious about microcontroller technology and Arduino enthusiasts to discuss the latest and greatest in the world of Arduino.
July 21st, 2018

S.T.E.A.M. Time

Program focusing weekly on hands-on projects in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
July 21st, 2018

Dragons and Damsels

Come discover damselflies and dragonflies at the Highlands Center! 
July 21st, 2018

Insights to the Outdoors – Dragons & Damsels

Come discover damselflies and dragonflies at the Highlands Center! 
July 21st, 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.
July 21st, 2018

DUPLO and LEGOs @ Pine Public Library

Children 5—18 will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library.
July 21st, 2018

San Pedro River Walks

The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.
July 21st, 2018

Ramsey Canyon Preserve Guided Nature Walk

Ramsey Canyon Preserve and the surrounding national forest is home to more than 170 species of birds and 400 species of plants, which include tiny mosses to towering firs.
July 21st, 2018

Monthly Bird Walk at Silver Creek State Fish Hatchery

Monthly Bird Walks - geared for bird lovers of all skill levels and all ages.
July 21st, 2018

Wildlife Talk at Picture Canyon

Join Willow Bend Environmental Education Center and AWWE wildlife experts for a community program at Picture Canyon Natural and Cultural Preserve focused on wildlife!
July 21st, 2018

Night of the Marvelous Moon

Join us for a night of marveling at the Moon, on Kitt Peak!
July 21st, 2018

Walk with Wildlife Tour

Join us at Southwest Wildlife for a unique Walk With Wildlife!
July 21st, 2018

Containers that Bloom like Crazy! / Garden Class

Contain yourself! The right container with the right plants can bring a space in the landscape from so-so to stunning.
July 21st, 2018

Open Hack

Saturday afternoon is our Open Hack time for anyone to come down and use our workshop, tools and equipment for free.
July 21st, 2018

Discovery Time at Agave Library

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math.
July 21st, 2018

Agave Builders Club at Agave Library

Have fun building with bricks!
July 21st, 2018

Computer Class – Bilingual Practice Lab at Burton Barr Central Library

Staff will be available to provide basic assistance with anything covered in our classes, downloading eBooks, or using library databases.
July 21st, 2018

Computer Lab at Cholla Library

Staff will be available to provide one-on-one assistance with anything covered in our computer classes and downloading digital books, magazines, audiobooks, movies, and music available on mobile devices (smart phones, iPads, tablets) and personal computers through the Phoenix Public Library website.
July 21st, 2018

Searching the Internet at Cholla Library

This class will cover searching the Internet and how to determine if search results are reliable and safe to use.
July 21st, 2018

Family Fun: Brick Builders at Desert Sage Library

We have thousands of LEGOs. What will you create?
July 21st, 2018

SMART Lab at Harmon Library

SMART Lab incorporates Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) with having fun.
July 21st, 2018

Mesquite Builders Club at Mesquite Library

Have fun with other kids building with LEGO bricks!  
July 21st, 2018

Science of Bubbles at Joel D Valdez Main Library

Bubbles, bubbles everywhere!
July 21st, 2018

Creating Pollinator Gardens at Joel D Valdez Main Library

Learn about the importance of pollinators in the vegetable garden and how you can invite them into your gardens by creating beneficial habitat using native plants.
July 21st, 2018

Cell Phone Photography Class

Learn the tips and tricks for taking beautiful nature photographs with smartphones!
July 21st, 2018

Minecraft Club at Joyner-Green Valley Library

Play Minecraft for free at the library with other Minecraft fans!
July 21st, 2018

Science Saturday – Temperature & Heat at Joyner-Green Valley Library

Students will see some of the bizarre and awesome effects that thermal energy can have in the world around us while learning its importance to our species.
July 21st, 2018

LEGO Club at Kirk-Bear Canyon Library

Hey kids, do you love building things with LEGOs?
July 21st, 2018

DJ Workshop: Beat Making and Music Mixing at Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr Library

Ever wanted to learn how to become a DJ or just have a chance to play around on some professional equipment?
July 21st, 2018

Origami – Family Drop In

Supplies will be provided.
July 21st, 2018

We Are Stars

A fun, gorgeously animated fulldome show about cosmic chemistry and our explosive origins, this dazzling film reveals how hydrogen and carbon, the very building blocks of life, formed in the universe and then brings it all back to us – we are made of stars!
July 21st, 2018

Perfect Little Planet

Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot.
July 21st, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
July 21st, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
July 21st, 2018

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

No longer the stuff of science fiction, the discovery of the black hole is a triumph of modern science.
July 21st, 2018

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

No longer the stuff of science fiction, the discovery of the black hole is a triumph of modern science.
July 21st, 2018

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
July 21st, 2018

Family Brain Boost

Join our education team and jump-start your brain with fun, interactive science activity!
July 21st, 2018

Aquatic Feedings: Koi Fish

Koi fish feedings at the Conservatory.
July 21st, 2018

Aquatic Feedings: Stingray and Shark

Stingray and shark feedings at Tropical Waters.
July 21st, 2018

Rainforest Reptile Talks

A talk about all of the wonderful reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods at the Rainforest Reptile Room.
July 21st, 2018

Computer Coaching at Fountain Hills Branch

Have a computer question or need help with your personal device?
July 21st, 2018

The Lowdown on Downloads at Fountain Hills Branch

 Have questions about downloading library items to your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other device? We can help!
July 21st, 2018

Mark Carter Science: Electricity: Plugs, Batteries, Power! at Goodyear Branch

Come and learn all about electricity, with astounding demonstrations!
July 21st, 2018

Mark Carter Science: Electricity: Plugs, Batteries, Power! at Goodyear Branch

Come and learn all about electricity, with astounding demonstrations!
July 21st, 2018

Hands-on Equipment Training at Main Library

 Sign up to complete your training on THINKspot equipment.
July 21st, 2018

LEGO Club at Main Library

Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO.
July 21st, 2018

Introduction to WordPress: Website Creation at Main Library

Introduction to WordPress is a beginners course offered each month to prepare community members to design their own free websites in a classroom setting.
July 21st, 2018

LEGO/DUPLO Club at Main Library

Children 2-12 can play/create with LEGOs/DUPLOs we provide. 
July 21st, 2018

Windows 10 at Apache Junction Public Library

This class covers a brief overview of Windows 10 including major new features and customizing the operating system.
July 21st, 2018

LOCKs: Preschool – Electricity & Magnetism: Simple Circuits

Children will construct simple circuits and observe how they work.
July 21st, 2018

Meet an Astronomer

Featured Astronomer: Dr. Larry Wasserman
July 21st, 2018

Unmanned Space Exploration

Since the dawn of humanity, we have looked toward the stars; dreaming of exploring new worlds.
July 21st, 2018

Packrat Playhouse: Interactive Storytime featuring Penny Packrat

Story time featuring The Night Flower
July 21st, 2018

Museum Of Northern Arizona Museum Highlights Tour

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau.
July 21st, 2018

Paleo Bootcamp – Describing and Interpreting (Ages 11 – 14)

Describing and Interpreting will focus on learning how paleontologists determine what ancient creatures looked like, and how comparisons between modern and extinct animals can be used to help interpret relationships and behaviors.
July 21st, 2018

The Great Flossini Presents The Totally Tooth-Ular Magic Show

“The Great Flossini” is an interactive magic character designed to educate and entertain his young audience about the importance of oral hygiene.
July 21st, 2018

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).
July 21st, 2018

Cool Summer Nights: Insect Insanity

Beat the Arizona heat and enjoy a family-friendly outing during our popular Cool Summer Nights.
July 21st, 2018

Coati Kids Club: Meet the Beetles!

Beetles are the most common insects on Earth, and we have many kinds here in the Sonoran Desert.
July 21st, 2018

Tide Pool Brunch

Join us every morning as we feed the creatures that live in our touch pools.
July 21st, 2018

Seahorse Round-up

Explore the life of these small and mysterious creatures.
July 21st, 2018

Jaw-some July

Experience over forty sharks and nine different species
July 21st, 2018

Penguin Q&A

Ask our Animal Care Specialists your questions about penguins. 
July 21st, 2018

A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature

Explore nature's puzzles, patterns and mazes.
July 21st, 2018

Field Trip: Scotia Canyon

Hopefully this year we don't get rained out!
July 21st, 2018

Venomous or Poisonous? What’s the Difference? at Cave Creek Regional Park

Meet the Ranger inside the air-conditioned classroom of the Nature Center to learn the differences and which Sonoran Desert critters do what to whom and how you can avoid them without "learning the hard way"! 
July 21st, 2018

Hummingbird Banding at the San Pedro House

Up to 10 species of hummingbirds use the green corridor of the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and their northern nesting grounds.
July 21st, 2018

Flashlight Tours

Flashlight Tours are sensory adventures through the sights, sounds and mysteries of the desert night.
July 21st, 2018

Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Learn the basics of proper pruning, including how to prune young trees for good structure, three types of pruning cuts and some common pruning mistakes. 
July 21st, 2018

Naturalist Walk

Join Bill Garnes for a Naturalist Walk on the Highlands Center trails! 
July 21st, 2018

Guided Gardens Walk: Rainwater Harvesting: Making the Most of Every Drop!

Learn about the natural history of the area in this Guided Gardens Walk. 
July 21st, 2018

Discovery Stations: Squished & Stretched: The Ancient Rocks Beneath Your Feet

On Saturday and Sundays, we offer special programming in the Discovery Gardens. 
July 21st, 2018

Insights to the Outdoors-Dragons & Damsels

Come discover damselflies and dragonflies at the Highlands Center! 
July 21st, 2018

In Search of Scorpions at Estrella Mountain Regional Park

Scorpions have great camouflage, but we have an extra trick to help us spot them!
July 21st, 2018

Water Ecology Discovery Station at Hassayampa River Preserve

Come learn about the diverse aquatic ecosystem of the Hassayampa River with a discovery station allowing visitors an up-close view of some of our fish, amphibians, and aquatic insects.
July 21st, 2018

Welcome to the Summer Monsoon at San Tan Mountain Regional Park

Welcome to the time of year when weather patterns change and the potential for extreme weather – such as dust storms, thunderstorms, wind, lightning and downpours – increases.
July 21st, 2018

Stormwater Basics: Preventing Pollution at San Tan Mountain Regional Park

Join us for an informative presentation that will shed light on something that we do not often think about – where our rainwater runoff goes.
July 21st, 2018

Meet Jake the Snake at Usery Mountain Regional Park

Visit our Nature Center and see the longest species of snake found in Arizona! 
July 21st, 2018

All About Lizards at Usery Mountain Regional Park

What are the different kinds of lizards that live around here?  How do they survive and thrive in our desert?  Are any of them dangerous? 
July 21st, 2018

3rd Annual Glen Canyon Bat Festival at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Come to the Wahweap Amphitheater for a fun filled evening of bat activities.
July 21st, 2018

History Walk at Grand Canyon National Park South Rim Village

For thousands of years, humans have been part of the Grand Canyon.
July 21st, 2018

Living with Giants at Saguaro National Park

A biologist explains how it provides shelter and substance for wildlife; when it flowers; its growth patterns; and how it fights for survival against drought. lightning, frost, and other dangers.
July 21st, 2018

Easy Being Green at Saguaro National Park

In the desert, you'd think it's not easy being green.
July 21st, 2018

The Point of the Matter is Cactus at Saguaro National Park

Cactus are much more than strange plants with spines.
July 21st, 2018

When It Rains, It Pours! at Saguaro National Park

The life-saving rains of the Sonoran Desert can be fickle.
July 21st, 2018

Santa Cruz – Meat Goat Project

The 4-H goat project is loads of fun and learning – no KIDDING!
July 21st, 2018

Flagstaff Tour of Artful Gardens

Explore six creative gardens and outdoor living areas on a self-directed garden tour.
July 21st, 2018

The Resiliency of Hopi Agriculture: 2000 Years of Planting

This photographic exhibit--guest curated by Michael Kotutwa Johnson, Hopi farmer, photographer, and UA Ph.D. candidate in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment--illustrates traditional Hopi farming practices, which are based on spiritual beliefs, community values, and ancient, time-tested techniques.
July 21st, 2018

The Secret Life of Stars 

This show explores the birth, life and death of stars.
July 21st, 2018

Sonoran Desert Weedwackers

Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.
July 21st, 2018

Family Birding Agua Caliente Park

Join an all ages walk for beginning birders to explore the diversity of birds found in our area.
July 24th, 2018

Device Advice at Yucca Library

Bring your smartphone, e-reader or tablet for assistance with basic tasks and to learn about accessing downloadable materials & online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library.
July 24th, 2018

Gadget Day at Heritage Branch

Have a gadget you just can't figure out or a specific question about a cell phone, tablet, e-reader or laptop?
July 24th, 2018

LEGO/DUPLO Club at San Luis Branch

Be creative and discover the Architect in you!
July 26th, 2018

Computer Mentor Session

Register for a one-hour session with a computer mentor at the Prescott Public Library.
July 26th, 2018

Computer Mentor Session

Register for a one-hour session with a computer mentor at the Prescott Public Library.
July 27th, 2018

Classic Cave Tour of Colossal Cave

As your guide relates the Cave’s history, legends, and geology, you walk down and back up about six and a half stories (363 stair steps) and see beautiful cave formations like stalactites, stalagmites, flowstone, boxwork, and helictites.
July 28th, 2018

We Are Stars

A fun, gorgeously animated fulldome show about cosmic chemistry and our explosive origins, this dazzling film reveals how hydrogen and carbon, the very building blocks of life, formed in the universe and then brings it all back to us – we are made of stars!
August 8th, 2018

Computer Class – Excel 1 at Agave Library

Learn how to use the basic data-analyzing functions of Microsoft Excel
August 10th, 2018

Patagonia Mountains Overnight Trip

Pre-dinner visits to the Roadside Rest and Paton’s for Gray Hawk, Thick-billed Kingbird, Varied Bunting, and Violet-crowned Hummingbird.