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Art: Museum, Photography
“Having Their Picture Took”: Western Portrait Photography Then and Now
From photo sessions in 1890s saloons to Scott Baxter’s Top Hand project and the Petersen cousins’ series on working artists, personalities of the West and their stories have long been captured for posterity. Central to the display is Ben Stahl’s large oil ...
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Wickenburg, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-4pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Arizona Military Memories
The people of Arizona have supported American efforts in foreign conflicts from the Spanish American War through today’s deployments in Afghanistan and Iraq. Throughout its history, Arizona has provided soldiers, workers, volunteers, training grounds, agri...
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Wickenburg, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-4pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology, Gaming
The After School Hangout
The After School Hangout is a place for tweens and teens to hang out, mess around, and geek out. Laptops are available for kids wanting to learn computer coding, tablets available for gamers, and craft supplies for tweens and teens looking to explore their...
Glendale Public Library - Main Library
Glendale, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 8/29/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 9/5/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 9/19/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
French Conversation Group
This group meets monthly to discuss a variety of topics in French. All levels of French proficiency welcome.
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Tue 9/26/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Tue 10/10/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Tue 10/24/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Talks & Readings: Children, Animals, Family/Child (Books)
Paws to Read with Sammy
Reserve a spot to read with Sammy. Each child may book one fifteen-minute spot to share a story one-on-one with Sammy, a certified therapy dog with Alliance of Therapy Dogs. He loves books and stories of all kinds and would love to meet you. Registration b...
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 4pm-5pm
Wed 9/13/17 at 4pm-5pm
Tue 9/26/17 at 4pm-5pm
Wed 10/11/17 at 4pm-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 at 4pm-5pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Reiki I
Learn this Japanese form of body energy healing. If you have ever experienced Reiki, you know how you feel afterward. If you have ever wondered if you can do Reiki, the answer is yes, with proper training and practice. Jaidee Bader, a Reiki Master, has bee...
The Place of Spiritual Wisdom
Sun City, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 10am-12pm
Music: Jazz, Blues, Acoustic
Richard Smith, Guitarist
Richard started playing the guitar at age five and has never looked back. Focusing early on with the fingerstyle guitar of Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed, he began transcribing classical music, Jazz, the gypsy style of Django Reinhardt, bluegrass, ragtime and ...
Manuel's Mexican Restaurant
Glendale, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Children
Song.ercise
Sing, jump, stretch, bend, dance, tumble and twist along with Ms. Gabby, a family educator for Benevilla Family Resource Center. Incorporate movement and music into your child’s day to enhance motor development. For caregivers and tots 0-5 years old. Reg...
Glendale Public Library - Velma Teague Branch
Glendale, AZ

Tue 8/22/17 at 10:30am
Tue 9/26/17 at 10:30am-11am
Talks & Readings: Computers/Technology, Class/Workshop, Talks/Lectures
Digital Help Spot
Want to learn how to get free downloadable books, audiobooks and more from your library? Bring your smartphone, tablet or eReader with you and join digital Librarian, Marlene, at the Digital Help Spot.
Glendale Public Library - Main Library
Glendale, AZ

Wed 8/23/17 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 9/6/17 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 9/13/17 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 9/20/17 at 2pm-3pm
Special Event: Meeting
New Beginnings
New Beginnings is an informal grief-sharing group at Willowbrook United Methodist Church, 19390 N 99th Avenue, Sun City. Under the leadership of Pastor Sande Kimbel, Jean Preisendorf, and Diane Nelson the group supports people who have lost family members ...
Willowbrook United Methodist Church
Sun City, AZ

Wed 8/23/17 at 9:30am-11:30am
Wed 8/30/17 at 9:30am-11:30am
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Business, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Seniors
Senior Living 101 Seminar
On August 23, Fellowship Square will offer a seminar titled “Senior Living 101: What does this mean for you?” Discover the differentiators, the terminology and what questions to ask when it’s time to research a senior living community. Fellowship Square’s ...
Sun City Grand
Surprise, AZ

Wed 8/23/17 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
West Valley Let's Get Meta-Physical Book Club
Twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at 6pm and the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 1:30pm, book club members will get together to discuss a book, socialize, network, share ideas, and enjoy light refreshments. There are wonderful books filled with spiritual...
The Place of Spiritual Wisdom
Sun City, AZ

Wed 8/23/17 at 1:30pm
Special Event: Meeting
Camelback Toastmasters
Come join us for our weekly meeting of the Camelback Toastmasters! We are a great group of people who are here to have fun and support the Toastmaster's mission. "To provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every individual ...
St. Raphael Church
Glendale, AZ

Thu 8/24/17 at 6:45pm-8:15pm
Thu 8/31/17 at 6:45pm-8:15pm
Thu 9/7/17 at 6:45pm-8:15pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 6:45pm-8:15pm
Thu 9/21/17 at 6:45pm-8:15pm
Special Event: Children, Children's Arts/Crafts
Express Yourself: Getting Crafty With Miss Janet
Children are invited to enjoy creative fun with Miss Janet at the Velma Teague Library. Come make "Funny Putty." All events at the Glendale Public Library are public, and participants may be photographed by the media and or City staff for future print and...
Glendale Public Library - Velma Teague Branch
Glendale, AZ

Thu 8/24/17 at 4pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Parents/Parenting, Talks/Lectures
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Grandfamilies of North Glendale is an educational support group for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren. They typically discuss topics such as legal options, setting boundaries for our adult children, caring for children with special needs, p...
Glendale Public Library - Main Library
Glendale, AZ

Thu 8/24/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 10/12/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 10/26/17 at 1pm-3pm
Special Event: Community Event, Gaming
Name Your Game: Classic Board and Card Games for Adults
Join us on the fourth Thursday of this month to play classic games for adults. We have card games, board games and word games of all sorts. Snacks, rules and scorekeeping are provided. Bring your friends and family or meet new friends. Feel free to bring y...
Glendale Public Library - Velma Teague Branch
Glendale, AZ

Thu 8/24/17 at 6pm-7:45pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Children's Arts/Crafts
Craft Kits for Kids
Come to the youth desk to pick up your own book-based craft that you can complete in the library! Every Friday and Saturday in August from 1-4pm! Open to kids of all ages!
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Meeting
Messages With the Mediums
Join the "Psychic Kindred Sisters" Jaidee Bader, Psychic Medium, and Grace Ironside, Psychic Medium and Pet Psychic, as they communicate with those who have passed. The "Psychic Kindred Sisters" Jaidee and Grace have communicated with those who have passed...
The Place of Spiritual Wisdom
Sun City, AZ

Fri 8/25/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
"When I Grow Up I Want to Write Books" with Writer in Residence Aprilynne Pike
A practical look at what life as a professional author is like, what people think vs. reality, what sort of money you’re really looking at, and what college path might help you. This interactive program is presented by Writer in Residence Aprilynne Pike. C...
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Sat 8/26/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Animals, Class/Workshop
Animal Communication with Grace Ironside
Grace A. Ironside, Pet Psychic and Animal Communicator, has been a "Pet Whisperer" since childhood. She will teach the various ways you can communicate with your animal friends. You will learn grounding, communicating, and releasing, and you will practice ...
The Place of Spiritual Wisdom
Sun City, AZ

Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-4pm
    

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