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October 19th, 2017

Swine Project

The 4-H Swine Project is an exciting project that focuses on raising pigs for breeding and/or meat (market hog).
October 19th, 2017

Coati Pups Pre-School And Toddler Programs: Black And White

Coati Pups* Pre-School and Toddler Programs are for children ages 2-5 who are wild about the desert.
October 19th, 2017

Robotics

Use or learn coding skills to program robots to move, play music, change light patters and more.
October 19th, 2017

STEAM Club at Chandler Sunset Library

Join us for STEAM fun as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through hands-on activities.
October 19th, 2017

Risk and Promise: Digital Rights, Science Fiction Thinking and a Struggle for the Future by Deji Olukotun

Deji Bryce Olukotun is both a science fiction novelist and a digital rights advocate who fights for cybersecurity, privacy and free expression for users at risk all over the world.
October 19th, 2017

Bioinspired Surface Coatings for Solar Hydrogen Production

This presentation will highlight the versatility of polymeric coatings to interface cobalt-containing catalysts with semiconductors for solar fuel production.
October 19th, 2017

Avoiding the Next Chemical Catastrophe: Strategies for Chemical Threat Reduction

Every lab has chemicals that are vital to research and experimentation but these same chemicals whether you are in industry or academia, can be stolen and used by nonstate actors for malevolent acts.
October 19th, 2017

Urban Garden Talk: Arizona Microgreens

Arizona Microgreens, founded by brothers Joseph Martinez and David Redwood, produces organically-grown microgreens for individuals and restaurants throughout Arizona.
October 19th, 2017

Homeschool Classes: Crayfish Dissection

Students will work individually or in small groups to explore the anatomy of real crayfish specimens.
October 19th, 2017

Third Thursday Star Talk: Eclipse Balloon Launch

Jack will discuss the NASA Space Grant High Altitude Balloon Launch and photographing the moon’s shadow during the August 2017 solar eclipse.
October 19th, 2017

Birds N’ Beer

Educational happy hour with local craft beer provided by Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co.
October 19th, 2017

Nursing/EMT STEAM Night And Star Party

Join us from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. for a STEAM night highlighting the fields of Nursing and Emergency Medicine through fun, hands on activities!
October 19th, 2017

Room A&B: Master Gardener’s Presentation

Desert Gardening.  
October 19th, 2017

Best Bulbs For Desert Gardens

Discover which bulbs to plant and where to buy them, plus soil, watering and exposure requirements.
October 19th, 2017

Mastering The Tools: The Secret Of Lighting

This class covers the most important aspects of light and how it can be used to turn snapshots into stunning photos.
October 19th, 2017

Biomimicry: Creations Of Nature

Do you ever wonder where ideas like Velcro and airplane wings came from?
October 19th, 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!
October 19th, 2017

Code Club

Ever wanted to learn how to code?
October 19th, 2017

Tortugas!

Would you like to learn about Desert Tortoises?
October 19th, 2017

Kid’s LEGO Club

Are you up for a LEGO challenge?
October 19th, 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.
October 19th, 2017

Teen Makerspace

At these drop-in events teens get to use the library’s new maker space equipment while supervised by staff, for ages 12-18.
October 19th, 2017

Fifty Forward: Electronics

Make your own Halloween candy bowl sensor activated scare device that can trigger either motion or sounds.
October 19th, 2017

Attract Hummingbirds & Butterflies

Turn your yard into a wildlife sanctuary!
October 19th, 2017

Hurdle Busters

A “How To” approach that helps you break through a new technology and marketing hurdle. 
October 19th, 2017

Fun with Math and Science

 Explore math and science concepts in an interactive, playful way!
October 19th, 2017

STEAM Storytime

Come and explore the concepts related to STEAM--Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/Design and Math!  
October 19th, 2017

Mesa Code Club

Ever wanted to learn how to code?
October 19th, 2017

LEGO Club

Do you love LEGOs?
October 19th, 2017

PVPL Teen Code Club

Have you ever thought about what it takes to make your favorite video game, website, or app?
October 19th, 2017

Mad Science

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

Android Basics with Lynda.com

 Learn Android Basics with Lynda.com.
October 19th, 2017

3D Modeling for Beginners

Learn how to design your own 3D printed masterpiece!
October 19th, 2017

LEGO Night

Join us for a fun and casual time building, creating and designing your favorite LEGO forms.  
October 19th, 2017

LEGO Club

Do you love LEGOs?
October 19th, 2017

Teen Upcycling!

Turn old things into something new!
October 19th, 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.
October 19th, 2017

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self-driving cars have one thing in common? Code!
October 19th, 2017

STEAMtime

Join us as we explore new and amazing things about the world we live in and beyond!
October 19th, 2017

Introducción al Excel

Aprenderá lo básico de Excel y aprenderá como crear una presentación. 
October 19th, 2017

CreateSpace 4 Kids

Come build with us!
October 19th, 2017

LEGO Day

Children 5—18 will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library.
October 19th, 2017

How to Count Lines on a Cubic Surface Arithmetically

A celebrated 19th century result is that a smooth cubic surface over the complex numbers contains exactly 27 lines.
October 19th, 2017

All About Sonoran Desert Snakes

Come learn about the snakes of the Sonoran Desert!
October 19th, 2017

All About Sonoran Desert Snakes

Come learn about snakes of the Sonoran Desert!
October 19th, 2017

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. 
October 19th, 2017

STEM Educational Field Trips at Skateland

Our program is one the only STEM programs that combines STEM education with physical education!
October 19th, 2017

Upbeat Activity Hour

During this activity expect to increase your heart rate while performing actions that are geared towards strengthening your heart!
October 19th, 2017

Rainforest Reptile Talks

Come learn all about reptiles!
October 19th, 2017

Code Club

Want to learn how to code?
October 19th, 2017

Third Thursday Star Talks: Eclipse Balloon Launch

Jack Crabtree, Arizona Space Grant Project Manager, will discuss the NASA Space Grant High Altitude Balloon Launch and photographing the moon's shadow during the August 2017 solar eclipse.
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

Minecraft

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

LEGO Club

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 13th, 2018

Block Party

Let's play with LEGO and DUPLO bricks!