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October 28th, 2017

Geology Guided Walk

Learn about rocks and volcanic formations along our main trail on a tour with Scott McFaddenas your guide.
October 28th, 2017

Butterfly Walk at Boyce Thompson Arboretum

Butterfly expert Adriane Grimaldi guides a guided butterfly walk through the gardens: a slow-paced tour where you can see, photograph and learn about colorful species ranging from Empress Leilia to Queen, Spring Azure and more.
October 28th, 2017

San Pedro River Bird Walk

The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.
October 28th, 2017

San Pedro River Walks

The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.
October 28th, 2017

School’s Out, Make It Count: 2017 AZ OST Conference

School’s Out, Make it Count is just a few weeks away, and we are working to make sure it’s the best one yet–we are, after all, celebrating 25 years of the conference!
October 28th, 2017

Tucson Sky and Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
October 28th, 2017

Black Holes: Other Side of Infinity

Come learn about dark matter!
October 28th, 2017

Mysteries of the Unseen World

Come learn about our home, Earth!
October 28th, 2017

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
October 28th, 2017

We Are Stars

Come learn about our universe!
October 28th, 2017

Tucson Sky and Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
October 28th, 2017

Black Holes and Beyond

Come learn about black holes!
October 28th, 2017

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
October 28th, 2017

Perfect Little Planet

Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot.
October 28th, 2017

FIRST LEGO League Scrimmage

FIRST LEGO League (FLL) is an exciting and fun global robotics program, designed to ignite an enthusiasm for discovery of the basic principles of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) in children, ages 9 to 14.
October 28th, 2017

To the Edge of the Universe and Everything in Between

 A live, narrated journey from earth to the cosmic background radiation.
October 28th, 2017

A Night Under the Stars

Come stargaze with us!
October 28th, 2017

Halloween In The Wild

Spend this Halloween exploring the Castle filled with wildlife during Halloween in the Wild, a fun, not-too-scary event for the whole family.
October 28th, 2017

Saturday Morning Bird Walks

Join local bird enthusiasts on a guided bird walk through the Rio Salado habitat area.
October 28th, 2017

Room A/B: Super Science Saturday – Candy Science

Join our Mad Scientists for a Saturday of fun.
October 28th, 2017

LEGO Club

All you need to bring is your imagination, creativity and engineering skills - we'll supply the blocks. 
October 28th, 2017

Owl Walk & Talk

Desert Rivers Audubon OwlWatch volunteers will lead a tour of the burrowing owl habitat at Zanjero Park.
October 28th, 2017

LEGO Robotics Experience

Experience Join your child age 8 and older for this 90-minute adventure as we learn about robots and use programming to make a LEGO® MINDSTORM® NXT robot accomplish preset tasks.
October 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.
October 28th, 2017

Smart Controllers

Discover a new generation of irrigation controllers that takes into account local weather conditions or soil moisture levels and waters accordingly, and how these “smart” controllers can benefit your yard, community or business. 
October 28th, 2017

STEAM Storytime

 Come and explore the concepts related to STEAM--Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/Design and Math!
October 28th, 2017

LEGO Club

Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO.
October 28th, 2017

Strategic Social Media for Businesses & Nonprofits

Social Media Librarian Lisa Bunker has been teaching and working professionally on Facebook and other social media platforms since 2009, and is a contributing author of the 2017 book "Using Social Media to Build Library Communities."
October 28th, 2017

Introduction to Solar Cooking

Join us for this basic, introductory course to learn how solar cooking works.
October 28th, 2017

Agave Builders Club – Surprises

Have fun building with a variety of materials.
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?
October 28th, 2017

Coder Dojo

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

LEGO Club

Do you love LEGOs?
October 28th, 2017

Spooky Science!

Do you love science?
October 28th, 2017

LEGO / Duplo Club

Do you love LEGOs?
October 28th, 2017

Coder Dojo

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

S.M.A.R.T Lab

Build, Create or Design with us! 
October 28th, 2017

Little Bytes

Think your kids are too young to learn to code? Think again!
October 28th, 2017

Coder Dojo

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

LEGO Day

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

Arizona Domestic Well Owner’s Workshop

Learn the basics of well components, well maintenance, and wellhead protection.
October 28th, 2017

All About Bats

Flap your arms and fly on over to our Visitor Center for a presentation on bats!
October 28th, 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 28th, 2017

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering’s Homecoming Block Party

Homecoming attractions presented by ASU’s Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering showcases an array of hand-on activities, demonstrations, and displays to excite and engage family and children of all ages into the world of engineering.
October 28th, 2017

Family Brain Boost

Join our education team and jump-start your brain with fun, interactive science activity!
October 28th, 2017

A Night Under the Stars

Come enjoy a night under the night sky!
October 28th, 2017

GATORS & GHOULS

Who wants to be put into the ultimate spooktacular spirit for Halloween?!
October 28th, 2017

Intro to Laser Cutting

Guests have the opportunity to learn how to use a laser cutter to cut, etch, and engrave designs in a variety of materials like acrylic, glass, metal, wood, paper, plastic, rubber, or stone.
October 28th, 2017

Intro to Woodworking

In this introductory workshop guests will learn the fundamentals of woodworking and how to safely operate the core woodshop tools.
October 28th, 2017

Makey Makey Trainings

Join us and the Makey Makey education team for a fun hands-on workshop where you'll learn how to teach Invention Literacy, Making, and Design Thinking using the award winning Makey Makey invention kit.
October 28th, 2017

Tinkering with STEM: Connections

Can an engineering mindset be taught?  
October 28th, 2017

Museum Of Northern Arizona Museum Highlights Tour

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau.
October 28th, 2017

Butterfly Walk at Boyce Thompson Arboretum

This leisurely guided outing proceeds along paths that are wheelchair-accessible, exploring our Hummingbird-Butterfly Garden, Demonstration Garden and Children's Garden collections.
October 28th, 2017

Geology Walking Tour Guided by Phil St. George

Learn about rocks and volcanic formations along our main trail on a tour with professional geologist Phil St. George as your guide for a lively tour that compresses almost two billion years of geologic history into just over one educational hour!
October 28th, 2017

Bats: Truth or Tales

Bat guy (Brian Buttazoni) will talk about the truth or tales of bats during this one-hour program.
October 28th, 2017

Rainforest Reptile Talks

Come learn all about reptiles!
October 28th, 2017

Halloween @ Lowell Observatory

Come for some spooky science!
October 28th, 2017

Meet An Astronomer @ Lowell Observatory

There aren’t many places in the world where the public can meet a professional astronomer and ask him or her questions.
October 28th, 2017

Zoo Fest

This day-long festival includes fall-themed crafts and games, special animal feedings and encounters, and even some light concessions.
October 28th, 2017

Pima County Library Astronomy: Observe the Moon Costume Party

Come join us and the Pima County Library for a fun evening of observing the moon with their new telescope.
October 28th, 2017

Star Party – Tucson Mountain Park Ironwood Picnic Area

Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association will have several telescopes to view some amazing solar system and deep-sky celestial objects.
October 28th, 2017

Daytime Solar Observations Program

Come view and learn about the closest star: The Sun.
October 28th, 2017

Night Sky Observing Program

An awe-inspiring opportunity to explore the night skies from Apache-Sitgreaves Observatory using Arizona's LARGEST dedicated public telescope. 
October 28th, 2017

How Did People Make and Use Stone Tools?

Experience the ancient art of flintknapping.
October 28th, 2017

Library Cats Tech Breakfast

Join us for a morning with technology and treats.
October 28th, 2017

Science is the Force

The Biodesign Institute presents Science is The Force at Arizona State University's 2017 Homecoming event!
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!