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October 24th, 2017

Gangplank Avondale Hacknight

Join us for Hacknight every Tuesday from 7pm to 9pm at Gangplank Avondale.
October 24th, 2017

LPL Graduate Student Colloquia: The Mid-Plane of the Main Asteroid Belt

"The Mid-Plane of the Main Asteroid Belt" presented by Saverio Cambioni, Graduate Student in the Department of Planetary Sciences.
October 24th, 2017

Beginning Adobe Photoshop – 13582

Learn how to use the tools, layers, palettes and attributes in Adobe Photoshop.
October 24th, 2017

Overcoming Emotional Eating – 14202

Attend and gain helpful tools and techniques to better cope with stress and how to redirect constricting emotional energy into more positive directions.
October 24th, 2017

Code Club

Do you love video games? Sign up for Code Club!
October 24th, 2017

Homeschool Classes: Fish Taxonomy

Explore the differences between the 3 major fish groups: the jawless fish, cartilaginous fish, and bony fish.
October 24th, 2017

Butterfly Photography

Photographing butterflies is an art form filled with both opportunities and challenges.
October 24th, 2017


Do you love to build with LEGOs?
October 24th, 2017

Create It Sewing

Drop in our new night every Tuesday with your sewing project and use our sewing machines or bring your own.
October 24th, 2017

PastFinder Event – The Silver King and Other Stories

Join Jack San Felice, the noted mine researcher and author of “When Silver Was King”, to unveil the unusual history of mining in Central Arizona, addressing the geology of the place, and the nature, lifestyle, and stories of the people involved in one of the lesser known but truly fascinating “mine rushes” of the West.
October 24th, 2017

Frankenstein: The Centuries and the Alchemy Before the Legend

Stories of a 16th century alchemist named Frankenstein, who died in odd circumstances in the Rhine Valley during the course of his experiments, circulated throughout Western Europe.
October 24th, 2017

Full STEAM Ahead: Scream STEAM

Join us for some spooky science experiments guaranteed to excite and cause a fun fright! 
October 24th, 2017

Mine Tales – The Silver King and Other stories

Join Jack San Felice, the noted mine researcher and author of "When Silver Was King", to unveil the unusual history of mining in Central Arizona, addressing the geology of the place, and the nature, lifestyle, and stories of the people involved in one of the lesser known but truly fascinating “mine rushes” of the West.
October 24th, 2017

Coding for Kids

Youth ages 8-14 are invited to learn to code in SCRATCH on laptops in the teen room.
October 24th, 2017

IPad and IPhone Basics w/

Learn IPhone and IPad Basics with
October 24th, 2017

Acacia Mad Scientists

Experiment with science at this weekly STEM night!
October 24th, 2017

Device Advice

Come to the Desert Broom library for assistance with downloading ebooks to your new ereader, tablet, or smart phone.   
October 24th, 2017

LEGO / Duplo Club

Do you love LEGOs?
October 24th, 2017

Coder Dojo

What do video games, robots and self–driving cars have in common? Code!
October 24th, 2017

Hacker Haven

Calling all scientists!  
October 24th, 2017

Little Bytes

Think your kids are too young to learn to code? Think again!
October 24th, 2017

3D Modeling for Beginners

Learn how to design your own 3D printed masterpiece!
October 24th, 2017

Revisiting Darwin’s Principle of Divergence

"'Revisiting Darwin’s principle of divergence: How ecology and landscape dynamics control the macroevolutionary rates of speciation and extinction" presented by Regis Ferriere.
October 24th, 2017

University of Arizona Mirror Lab Tour

Have you ever seen a telescope mirror three-stories in diameter?
October 24th, 2017

Upbeat Activity Hour

During this activity expect to increase your heart rate while performing actions that are geared towards strengthening your heart!
October 24th, 2017

Home Schoolers “Backyard Butterflies”

Homeschool families will gather on special days where kids can learn during the same programs and guided tours popular with thousands of public school kids.
October 24th, 2017

Rainforest Reptile Talks

Come learn all about reptiles!
October 24th, 2017

Grizzly Cave: Explore Technology

Come to the all-new, amazing Grizzly Cave!
October 24th, 2017

Coding Club

Learn how to code using SCRATCH and Java software.
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
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.
August 4th, 2018

Feeding Frenzy! at Cave Creek Regional Park

No fork, knife, or spoon necessary for these cool customers. 
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.
September 8th, 2018

Birds of Estrella at Estrella Mountain Regional Park

Explore the bird life of Estrella Park with special guest guide Joe Ford.