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December 16th, 2017

Fur, Feathers and Fangs

A look at mammals, birds, and reptiles of the Sonoran Desert region
December 16th, 2017

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
December 16th, 2017

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

o longer the stuff of science fiction, the discovery of the black hole is a triumph of modern science.
December 16th, 2017

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!
December 16th, 2017

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
December 16th, 2017

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
December 16th, 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.
December 16th, 2017

Mesquite Builders Club

Have fun with other kids building with Lego bricks!
December 16th, 2017

Demonstration: Flintknapping

Tuzigoot National Monument is offering monthly demonstrations by Zack Curcija of Echoes from the Past School of Ancient Technology.
December 16th, 2017

Weekend Science Days

Have your kids explore space and science on Saturdays and Sundays!!
December 16th, 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 and darkest skies of any public observing site. 
December 16th, 2017

Star Party – Tucson Mountain Park

Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association will have several telescopes to view some amazing solar system and deep-sky celestial objects.
December 16th, 2017

Meet an Astronomer

There aren’t many places in the world where the public can meet a professional astronomer and ask him or her questions.
December 16th, 2017

LOCKs: Preschool | Space Travel: Mars

Children will construct Mars rovers and perform experiments on a simulated martian surface.
December 16th, 2017

Trailside Station – Anthropods!

Spiders, scorpions, bugs!
December 16th, 2017


This is a power point presentation detailing the special traits possessed by owls that make them such efficient predators.
December 16th, 2017

Early Bird Walk

Join birder Joe Ford from the Sonoran Audubon Society for an early morning bird walk along the Wildlife Trail, which leads to a small nature pond. 
December 16th, 2017

Hassayampa River Christmas Bird Count

Each winter the National Audubon Society sponsors the Christmas Bird Count (CBC) season from Dec. 14-Jan. 5 across a network of 15-mile diameter count circle areas across the U.S. and Western Hemisphere.
December 16th, 2017

Snake Feeding

 It’s lunchtime for the critters at the nature center!
December 16th, 2017

Desert Crafts

 Join us for a chance to create original desert artwork, with real life inspiration all around you!
December 16th, 2017

Las Noches de los Luminarias at the Desert Botanical Garden

Join Liberty Wildlife at the Desert Botanical Garden's Annual holiday festivities.
December 16th, 2017

Tour: Museum Highlights

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau.
December 16th, 2017

The Buzz about Bees

Come learn about bees and how important they are in our ecosystem.
December 16th, 2017

Waking Up with Butterflies

Join us for a quiet hour photographing the butterflies as they awake or catch that perfect photo of a new species.
December 16th, 2017

The Search: Exploring Unknown Worlds

With rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets represents one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world out side our Solar System.
December 16th, 2017

Genealogy Basics: Creating and Customizing Reports

Learn to create and customize reports in Family Tree Maker 2017.
December 16th, 2017

 Locomotive Saturdays At Historic Train Depot

Explore regional transportation history, and see a freight trains passing by, or ring the locomotive bell at the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum every Saturday, year round.
December 16th, 2017

Petroglyph Discovery Hike

Bring the whole family for a short one mile Hohokam petroglyph discovery hike at South Mountain for an easy but also petroglyph rich hiking experience.
December 16th, 2017

Perspective & Design: A Way of Seeing

This intensive class offers the opportunity for the students to begin to grow in their understanding of both linear & aerial perspective, as well it explores the use of Dynamic Symmetry as a design tool.
December 16th, 2017

White Mountain Elementary Qualifying Tournament

Apache Behavioral Health Services in cooperation with the Whiteriver Unified School District is proud to offer their facility and crew to provide this opportunity for youth to participate in the new and exciting field of robotics competition.  
December 16th, 2017

Leading Edge Academy Maricopa Ringmaster Qualifier

It will qualify for the state tournement, offering the Excellence Award in addition to the Teamwork Champions Awards.
December 16th, 2017

Butterflies of Tohono Chul

Nature lovers, shutterbugs and bug lovers will get an in-depth glimpse of some of the most engaging creatures in the Sonoran Desert, butterflies! 
December 16th, 2017

Desert Landscaping

Unearth the how-to’s for using native and arid-adapted plants in water-saving landscapes.
December 16th, 2017

Birds of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat.
December 16th, 2017

Biosphere 2 Director’s Tour

Join one of our Directors for a special behind-the-scenes-tour of Biosphere 2.
December 16th, 2017

SAS Field Trip – White Tank Mountains Park & Program

This habitat is dominated by Upper Sonoran vegetation.
December 16th, 2017

Launch It!- 22997

Participants will create and develop devices, such as marshmallow shooters, slingshots, rockets and catapults to launch items, hit targets or create diversions.
December 16th, 2017

Family Nature Club- 23809

Hosted by City of Mesa Parks and Recreation and the Phoenix Zoo, this nature play program is a glorious mashup of social club, play date and outdoor adventure.
December 16th, 2017

San Tan Seek and Find

With this kid-friendly activity you can learn about landscape features, plant and animal characteristics and how our trails are used.
December 16th, 2017

Reptile Feeding

Join the staff for a meal with the critters.
December 16th, 2017

San Pedro River Walks

The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.
December 16th, 2017

Techie Clause Refurbish-a-Thon! (Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador)

Have you ever wondered what goes on inside your computer?
December 16th, 2017

Nogales CBC Field Trip

If you would like to participate in a Christmas Bird Count, join me for a hike along and or in Sonoita Creek as part of the Nogales Count.
December 16th, 2017

Family LEGO Saturday

Come for some LEGO fun!
December 16th, 2017

Little Critters Workshop for 2-5 Year – Olds – How Animals Play

Everyone loves to play – even the animals!
December 16th, 2017

FIRST LEGO League Tournament at Hamilton High School

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.
December 16th, 2017

Saturday Morning Bird Walks

Join local bird enthusiasts on a guided bird walk through the Rio Salado habitat area.
December 16th, 2017

Room A/B: LEGO Day!

Everything is awesome!
December 16th, 2017

LEGO Family Time – A & B

Building with LEGOs is not just fun but it is a great family project. 
December 16th, 2017


All you need to bring is your imagination, creativity and engineering skills - we'll supply the blocks. 
December 16th, 2017

Ask A Master Gardener

Master Gardener volunteers from the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension in Maricopa County will be available to answer your desert gardening questions, including but not limited to plant selection, irrigation, fertilization, pruning techniques, pest management and problem diagnosis.
December 16th, 2017

Demonstration Garden Tours

Our 14 unique Demonstration Gardens will expand your gardening knowledge and give you many ideas for your own landscape.
December 16th, 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. 
December 16th, 2017

Family Brain Boost

Join our education team and jump-start your brain with fun, interactive science activity!
December 16th, 2017

Intro to 3D Printing

Interested in 3D Printing and don’t know where to start?
December 16th, 2017

Intro to Shopbot

In this class, guests will learn the basics of using a 5' by 10' Shopbot CNC Router.
December 16th, 2017

CREATE Junior: 3D Printing

Do you have a young maker?
December 16th, 2017

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.
December 16th, 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.
December 16th, 2017

CPR / First Aid Training

Are you a parent and want to be prepared for a health emergency your family may face?
December 16th, 2017

Master Gardeners Presentation: Growing Citrus in the Desert

Nothing is more satisfying than picking fresh, ripe citrus off your very own trees.
December 16th, 2017

3D Printer – Building w/Zack

Join Teen Librarian, Zack, in building the library's 3D printer. 
December 16th, 2017

Introduction to WordPress: Website Creation

Introduction to WordPress is a beginners course offered each month to prepare community members to design their own free websites in a classroom setting.
December 16th, 2017


Be creative and discover the Architect in you!  
December 16th, 2017

iPad/iPhone Workshop

The Oak Creek Apples group is offering a general question-and-answer workshop on iPads and iPhones, which will be facilitated by Alan Gore.
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.