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October  2016
Date:  October 12 – November 17
Event: Arizona Fall League
Time: 12:35 pm (most games)
Location: Peoria Sports Complex
Description: Each Major League team sends seven top prospects to participate in Arizona Fall League. Watch these up and coming stars in a relaxed baseball setting. Admission $8 for adults, $6 for seniors 55+/youth 3-17 yrs. Season and family passes also available. For more information, promotions and tentative schedule, Visit Arizona Fall League
Contact Person: Arizona Fall League
Contact Phone: (623) 486-2800 or the Main Office (602) 681-9362
Web Link: www.mlbfallball.com
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Date:  October 31
Event: Pilates Class
Time: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Peoria Community Center
Description: Improve flexibility and core strength without building bulk. Alleviate back pain, strengthen immunity and streealine the body with this introductory class. Suitable for all ages and physical conditions. $1.50 per class
Contact Person: Bill Moss
Contact Phone: 623-773-7436
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Date:  October 31
Event: Library Closes at 5pm
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: Main Peoria Public Library
Description: Monday Night Melodies * In the mood for some foot-tapping music? Monday Night Melodies, a free concert featuring three 20-minute sets, is for you! A variety of music from Country and Bluegrass, to Folk and Oldies, will entertain you.
Contact Person: Adult Reference Desk
Contact Phone: 623-773-7556
Web Link: library.peoriaaz.gov/polaris/library/userdef/ud_youth_programs.aspx
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November  2016
Date:  October 12 – November 17
Event: Arizona Fall League
Time: 12:35 pm (most games)
Location: Peoria Sports Complex
Description: Each Major League team sends seven top prospects to participate in Arizona Fall League. Watch these up and coming stars in a relaxed baseball setting. Admission $8 for adults, $6 for seniors 55+/youth 3-17 yrs. Season and family passes also available. For more information, promotions and tentative schedule, Visit Arizona Fall League
Contact Person: Arizona Fall League
Contact Phone: (623) 486-2800 or the Main Office (602) 681-9362
Web Link: www.mlbfallball.com
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Date:  November 1
Event: Zumba
Time: 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Location: Peoria Community Center
Description: Are you ready to party your way into shape? Geared towardes adults 50 and over, this class is an exhilirating, effective and easy-to-follow fitness class. $1.50 per class.
Contact Person: Bill Moss
Contact Phone: 623-773-7436
Web Link:
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Date:  November 1
Event: Tuesday Night Jam Session
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Main Peoria Public Library
Description: Tuesday Night Jam Session * Join us the first and third Tuesday of every month as the Main Library hosts acoustic jam sessions; open to everyone! Join in and perform or simply get comfortable and listen!
Contact Person: Adult Reference Desk
Contact Phone: 623-773-7556
Web Link: library.peoriaaz.gov/polaris/library/userdef/adultprograms.aspx
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Date:  November 1
Event: Special City Council Meeting & Study Session
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: City Council Chamber, 8401 West Monroe Street, Peoria, AZ
Description: City Council meeting dates and times are subject to change. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office for additional information.
Contact Person: Dawn Ganzer
Contact Phone: 623-773-7340
Web Link: www.peoriaaz.gov/councilpackets
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Date:  November 1
Event: City Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Location: City Council Chamber, 8401 West Monroe Street, Peoria, AZ
Description: City Council meeting dates and times are subject to change. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office for additional information.
Contact Person: Dawn Ganzer
Contact Phone: 623-773-7340
Web Link: www.peoriaaz.gov/councilpackets
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Date:  November 1
Event: Toddler Time
Time: 9:30a.m. – 10:30a.m.
Location: Sunrise Mountain Library
Description: Toddler Time embraces the energy of toddlers with entertaining songs, dances, crafts and stories.
Contact Person: Carrie Thorpe
Contact Phone: 623-773-8650
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Date:  November 1
Event: Toddler Time
Time: 10:30a.m. – 11:30a.m.
Location: Sunrise Mountain Library
Description: Toddler Time embraces the energy of toddlers with entertaining songs, dances, crafts and stories.
Contact Person: Carrie Thorpe
Contact Phone: 623-773-8650
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Date:  November 1
Event: Teddy Bear Story Time
Time: 6:30p.m. – 7:30p.m.
Location: Sunrise Mountain Library
Description: If you can’t make it to one of our daytime Story Times, please join us for our Teddy Bear Story Time (designed for children 2 to 6 years old) on Tuesday evenings at 6:30 pm. Pajamas and teddy bears are optional
Contact Person: Carrie Thorpe
Contact Phone: 623-773-8650
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Date:  November 1
Event: Lego Club
Time: 4pm – 5pm
Location: Main Peoria Public Library
Description: Lego Club If you LOVE building with Lego’s come every first Tuesday of the month and build with us. We build on a different theme each month. Kids younger than 7 must have a parent or older sibling. Free tickets given out starting at 3:30pm. Activity Room
Contact Person: Youth Services
Contact Phone: 623-773-7562
Web Link: library.peoriaaz.gov/polaris/library/userdef/ud_youth_programs.aspx
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Date:  November 2
Event: Social Bridge
Time: 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Peoria Community Center
Description: Join this friendly group of Social Bridge players to enjoy a game or two of bridge, hone your skills and make new friends.
Contact Person: Bill Moss
Contact Phone:
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Date:  January 6
Event: Story Time
Time: 10am – 10:30am
Location: Main Peoria Public Library
Description: Story Time This story time is designed to spark the imagination of children ages 3 to 5 years old with stories, songs, poems and other fun activities. After story time we always color and sometimes we do an easy craft.
Contact Person: Youth Services
Contact Phone: 623-773-7562
Web Link: library.peoriaaz.gov/polaris/library/userdef/ud_youth_programs.aspx
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Date:  November 2
Event: Baby Steps
Time: 10:15a.m. – 11:15a.m.
Location: Sunrise Mountain Library
Description: A foundation for reading begins at birth. Share activities that you can do with your baby by helping your baby step into reading.
Contact Person: Monique Clapp
Contact Phone: 623-773-8650
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Date:  November 2
Event: Baby Steps
Time: 9:15a.m. – 10:15a.m.
Location: Sunrise Mountain Library
Description: A foundation for reading begins at birth. Share activities that you can do with your baby by helping your baby step into reading.
Contact Person: Monique Clapp
Contact Phone: 623-773-8650
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White Tank Branch Library- Light-saber Academy and Drumming circle

Aug. 27 Events
LIGHTSABER ACADEMY — BE A JEDI!
Sat. Aug. 27, 11 a.m.
Kids learn Lightsaber moves with a pool noodle saber. Phoenix Lightsaber Academy will perform a show after the training. Please register. To sign up, CLICK HERE.

HEALTHY RHYTHMS DRUMMING CIRCLE
Sat., Aug. 27
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Join us for our quarterly drum circle. Making and feeling rhythm can have a profound effect on health and wellness. Drumming is good for you! It combines fundamental hand drumming (beginner friendly) with powerful relaxation, visualization and focused meditation. De-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. All rhythm gear and drums are provided for the session. All ages. Registration is recommended. To sign up, CLICK HERE.

White Branch Library~Master Gardener Q&A

MASTER GARDENER Q&A
Sat., Aug. 13, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Master Gardener volunteers 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.

Summer Reading Game in Phoenix

Play the Summer Reading Game!Play the Summer Reading Game!

June 1 – August 1

Babies, kids, tweens, teens, and adults can all play. Read, earn prizes, have fun! On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!

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​​Play the Summer Reading Game and Win Prizes

Shoot for 20 minutes of reading a day! Log these minutes and win prizes. At 500 minutes every participant earns a Chipotle coupon; at 1,000 minutes every participant earns a free book and every child reaching 1,000 minutes will be entered to win one of 15 grand prizes such as a 1-year family membership to the Phoenix Zoo, Children’s Museum of Phoenix, the Arizona Science Center and more. Visit your local Phoenix Public Library for additional prize and drawing opportunities.

​​​Attend a Summer Reading Event

Start planning your summer at the library. Visit us. Use your library card. Enjoy the cool air conditioning. Attend an event.

Browse our calendar for summer fun!​

There’s something for everyone to do this summer at Phoenix Public Library!

​Read at least 20 minutes a day!Photo of boy reading by a stack of books and a reading timer

Kids ages 6-11 who sign up for summer reading are invited to pick up a free reading timer at any Phoenix Public Library location​. Only 3,000 available. Hurry and get yours today!

 

Supported by Maricopa County Reads with additional support from Season for Sharing and Friends of the Phoenix Public Library