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September 28th, 2017

Smart City Summit – Share Your Smarts

The focus of the Summit is on network security, transportation and education.
September 28th, 2017

Maricopa Water Festival

Arizona Water Festivals instill a deeper understanding of water in the earth system and Arizona’s water resources through a community water festival event, teacher professional development workshop, and extensive volunteer and community involvement.
September 28th, 2017

Maximize Your Curb Appeal

Whether you want to sell your home, have recently moved into a new house or simply want a new look, improving the attractiveness of your landscape from the street provides many benefits.
September 28th, 2017

Vegetable Gardening For Beginners

Imagine picking fresh vegetables from your garden for dinner.
September 28th, 2017

Tovrea Castle At Carrero Heights And Cactus Tour

The Tovrea Castle garden contains more than 5,000 cacti of more than 100 varieties.
September 28th, 2017

Create Thursday

Tap into your creative side by helping staff design posters to highlight our monthly book displays, develop fun Arduino activities with our very own Arduino circuitry kit, or design cool templates to print your own t-shirt with our own t-shirt screen printers!
September 28th, 2017

Code Club

Ever wanted to learn how to code?
September 28th, 2017

Park Series – Welcome To The Desert

Are you new to the desert? Just visiting? Or maybe you’ve lived here all your life.
September 28th, 2017

Guided Nature Walk

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest at Ramsey Canyon Preserve.
September 28th, 2017

Fun with Math and Science

Explore math and science concepts in an interactive, playful way!
September 28th, 2017

Mesa Code Club

Ever wanted to learn how to code?
September 28th, 2017


Do you love LEGOs?
September 28th, 2017


Would you like to join STEAM Club?
September 28th, 2017

Adult Code Club

Guess what—adults can learn to code too!
January 1st, 1970

PVPL Teen Code Club

Have you ever thought about what it takes to make your favorite video game, website, or app?
September 28th, 2017


Our monthly LEGO Club, run by Ms. Karen, is an hour long event featuring both regular LEGO® blocks as well as Duplo® blocks.
September 28th, 2017

Intermediate Excel

This course explores intermediate-level features and tools in Excel that can help you create, process, analyze, and calculate complex business data.
September 28th, 2017

All About Apps

Utilizing Google Play or the App Store, you will search for and download free apps.
September 28th, 2017

Family Science Night

Bring out the scientist in you!
September 28th, 2017


Do you love LEGOs?
September 28th, 2017

Builders Club

Do you love LEGOs?
September 28th, 2017

Discovery Storytime

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math.
September 28th, 2017


Join us as we explore new and amazing things about the world we live in and beyond!
September 28th, 2017

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self-driving cars have one thing in common? Code!
September 28th, 2017

Stepping Into STEM

Join us on the 4th Thursday of the month for entertaining and enlightening activities for Toddlers using S.T.E.A.M.,  Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
September 28th, 2017


Participants will learn computer programming, build computers and play with electronics.
September 28th, 2017

Adult Makerspace

Join us for Makerspace for adults. 
September 28th, 2017

Kids Sci-Tech Club

Join Mr. Jacob for a robotics, technology, and coding club afterschool on Thursdays at 4pm.
September 28th, 2017


Children 5—18 will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library.
September 28th, 2017

Lunchtime Learning: San Tan Geology

Come learn about this amazing park!
September 28th, 2017

Library Program: Welcome to the Desert !

Come learn about the Sonoran Desert!
September 28th, 2017

Trees Around the World Tour

For more than a century the campus landscape has served as testing grounds for arid-adapted trees, supplying the Campus Arboretum with a collection of unusual but delightful specimens.
September 28th, 2017

University of Arizona Mirror Lab Tour

Have you ever seen a telescope mirror three-stories in diameter?
September 28th, 2017

Preschool Express

Get ready for surprises and discovery with science-themed stories, songs, games and more.
September 28th, 2017

Engineering Solutions of Prehistoric Puebloan Cultures Brown Bag Lunch

Hear about recent findings in local archaeoastronomy and learn how ancestral Puebloan cultures used natural observations to engineer structures.
September 28th, 2017

Building LEGO® Catapults

You bring the imagination, we’ll supply the LEGOs for a fun-filled afternoon of creating and building catapults and their targets.
September 28th, 2017

Think Like a Scientist Afterschool Workshop

What does it take to be a scientist?
September 28th, 2017

Mars Rovers: Engineering Marvels, Science Workhorses

Explore the red planet through Mars Exploration Rovers “Opportunity” and “Curiosity.”
September 28th, 2017

MakerLab Exploratorium

Explore the resources available in the NAU MakerLab.
September 28th, 2017

Robotic Martians: Orbiters, Landers, Rovers and Half a Century of Unmanned Exploration

Humans have sent an armada of robotic explorers to Mars.
September 28th, 2017

Rainwater Harvesting Panel Presentation

Join the Coconino Plateau Watershed Partnership for presentations and discussions including the design, installation and maintenance of engineering rainwater harvesting systems for landscaping and potable uses.
September 28th, 2017

Movie Night: Brave New Wild

This story paints a picture of eclectic climbers from the ‘50s and ‘70s and explores their world of risk.
September 28th, 2017

Women in STEM Networking Event

 Great science comes from collaboration.
September 28th, 2017

Science Before You Can(Birth-2)

Science Before You Can Hypothesize…Or Even Analyze
September 28th, 2017

Science Before You Can(3-5yrs)

Science Before You Can Hypothesize…Or Even Analyze
September 28th, 2017

Hidden Colors

Join us in this program to discover the rainbow of colors that are hidden in a black marker!
September 28th, 2017

Upbeat Activity Hour

During this activity expect to increase your heart rate while performing actions that are geared towards strengthening your heart!
October 3rd, 2017

Fifty Forward: Virtual Reality

Continue to explore the realms of virtual reality.
October 6th, 2017

From the Amazon to Arizona: Geography of America’s Wide Empty Spaces

“From the Amazon to Arizona: Geography of America's Wide Empty Spaces” presented by Francois - Michel Le Tourneau.
October 14th, 2017

Soap Making at the Fort Lowell Museum

 Discover the history of soap as you make your own.
October 18th, 2017

Mad Science

Design and carry out experiments to help you learn more about science — the fun way!
October 19th, 2017

Introducción al Excel

Aprenderá lo básico de Excel y aprenderá como crear una presentación. 
October 28th, 2017

Device Advice

Need some hands-on assistance accessing all the great downloadable materials and online resources available through the Phoenix Public Library?
November 12th, 2017

Intro to Woodworking

In this introductory workshop guests will learn the fundamentals of woodworking and how to safely operate the core woodshop tools.
December 2nd, 2017

Liberty Wildlife “Biomimicry and Batesian Mimicry”

You can take self guided tours through our eco-friendly building, interactive learning lab and our interpretitve trail where you will find many birds of prey
December 6th, 2017

Create Club

Join us for snacks, board games, Minecraft, and a different activity every week, such as robots, button making, paper airplanes, and art!
December 8th, 2017


Play Minecraft for free on the Library's laptops!
December 11th, 2017

Birds of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat.
December 29th, 2017

PVPL Kids Code Club

Coding is all about creating instructions and information for computers using a language they can understand.
December 30th, 2017

3D Printer – Building w/Zack

Join Teen Librarian, Zack, in building the library's 3D printer. 
January 13th, 2018


Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO.
January 25th, 2018

Create Thursday (12-18 Years)

Tap into your creative side by helping staff design posters to highlight our monthly book displays, develop fun Arduino activities with our very own Arduino circuitry kit, or design cool templates to print your own t-shirt with our own t-shirt screen printers!
February 7th, 2018

GreenBiz18: Lowering Your Fleet’s Footprint with Renewable Natural Gas

Renewable natural gas (RNG) can be an important alternative to diesel and gasoline for companies looking to lower their carbon footprint and contribute to a healthier environment.
February 7th, 2018

GreenBiz18: GreenBiz Guru Lunch: The B Corp Movement – Tools for Embedding Purpose into Your Organization

There are now over 2,300 Certified B Corps and more than 5,000 benefit corporations around the world.
February 8th, 2018

3D Modeling for Beginners

Learn how to design your own 3D printed masterpiece!
February 14th, 2018

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self-driving cars have in common? Code!
February 17th, 2018

Master Gardener Presentation: Insects in Our Gardens

Many insects are present in our gardens and most are beneficial or cause minimal damage to plants.
February 21st, 2018

Build-n’- Play

This program encourages creativity through building activities with various blocks, connecting toys and more.
February 22nd, 2018

Public Health Nurse Visit

A Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.
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!
April 16th, 2018

How Things Grow Storytime

Spring has sprung!
April 20th, 2018


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.  
June 19th, 2018

Science in Music at Kingman Library

Explore Boomwhackers, learn about the science of pitch and develop a musical ear