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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
A Novel Approach Book Discussion Group
Join us on the third Wednesday of every month to discuss engaging and thought-provoking popular fiction. This month's selection: "The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie."
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 6:30pm-7:45pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Craig Primack, MD and Robert Ziltzer, MD: Chasing Diets: Stop the Endless Search and Discover the Solution
Join doctors Craig Primack, MD and Robert Ziltzer, MD as they discuss the shortcomings of self-help diets, "and more importantly show you how to find a weight loss program that works—for life."
Changing Hands
Phoenix, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Computers/Technology, Class/Workshop, Talks/Lectures
Digital Help Spot
Bring your smartphone, tablet or eReader and join librarian Marlene Jacobson to learn how to get free downloadable eBooks, audiobooks and more. Wednesdays, 2-3 PM. Creative Space.
Glendale Public Library - Main Library
Glendale, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 9/25/19 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 10/2/19 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 10/9/19 at 2pm-3pm
Wed 10/16/19 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Dispelling the Myths: "Heretics," Pagans, Atheists, and Polytheists
Too often, Americans' acceptance of world religions is largely contingent upon a theological proximity to Christianity. Hence, Atheists, Pagans, and Polytheists face a slew of stereotypes and discrimination for their beliefs. This program is an opportunity...
Humanist Community Center
Mesa, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Getting Along: How to Communicate with Anyone
Learn about the four primary behavior styles and how to adapt your preferred style to communicate with people whose beliefs, values, and motivations are different from your own. And discover strategies for accepting and managing these differences to effe...
Glendale Public Library - Foothills Branch
Glendale, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 6:30pm-7:45pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Linwood Barclay: Elevator Pitch
Bestselling author Linwood Barclay visits with his new thriller.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Living Library
Living Library showcases humans as books, as they tell their stories. Subjects include societal prejudices and discrimination.
Mesa Community College, Red Mountain Campus – Red Mountain Institute
Mesa, AZ

Wed 9/18/19 at 9:30am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
6th Annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference
This conference will focus on metastatic disease, based on a major, as yet, unmet clinical need (incurability); distinguishes this conference from other breast cancer-centered conferences. The goal of this conference is to bring together a diverse audience...
Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Montelucia
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 - Fri 9/20/19 at 7am-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Business, Class/Workshop, Talks/Lectures
ASU Startup School
This 6-part series is designed to help entrepreneurs learn how to start and grow a business. This month’s sessions include Stage 1 - From Idea to Profit (9/19) and Stage 2 - It Starts with an Idea(9/26). Registration is required. Wednesday, September 19 &...
Glendale Public Library - Main Library
Glendale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Thu 9/26/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Craig Johnson: Land of Wolves
Bestselling author Craig Johnson visits with his latest Walt Longmire mystery.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
David R. Berman: Governors and the Progressive Movement
Author David R. Berman reads from and discusses his new book, Governors and the Progressive Movement, the first comprehensive overview of the Progressive movement’s unfolding at the state level.
Changing Hands
Tempe, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop
ESL Classes - Conversation and Grammar
Practice speaking English! Join others from around the world in conversation, discussions, speaking in front of an audience, and much more! Taught by experienced teachers.
Scottsdale Public Library – Civic Center Library
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Thu 9/26/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Thu 10/3/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Thu 10/10/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Thu 10/17/19 at 9:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop
Introductory English/Beginning Grammar
For beginning ESL students only.
Scottsdale Public Library – Civic Center Library
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 9:30am-11:30am
Thu 9/26/19 at 9:30am-11:30am
Thu 10/3/19 at 9:30am-11:30am
Thu 10/10/19 at 9:30am-11:30am
Thu 10/17/19 at 9:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
The Moth: Phoenix Storyslam
A "Storyslam" is a storytelling competition open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the evening's theme. Come participate or just listen.
Crescent Ballroom
Phoenix, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 8pm
Thu 10/17/19 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Soroptimist International of the San Tans Meeting
Our club meets for lunch on noon Thursday, Sept. 19, la Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe, in Chandler. This week's program lunch meeting will feature Officer Stephen Dieu with the School Safety Program Training Team for the Arizona Department of Education. H...
La Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe
Chandler, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 12pm-1:15pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Storytime
Changing Hands hosts an interactive storytelling event geared towards young children.
Changing Hands
Phoenix, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 10am
Thu 9/26/19 at 10am
Thu 10/3/19 at 10am
Thu 10/10/19 at 10am
Thu 10/17/19 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Valley Metro 101
Learn how Valley Metro buses, GUS, Dial-A-Ride and light rail can take you around the valley. Valley Metro and the City of Glendale are committed to help you learn the transit system. Some topics included are: 1) overview of Valley Metro services 2) Fares,...
Glendale Public Library - Velma Teague Branch
Glendale, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Seminar, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
What is Sarcopenia? Sun Lakes Lunch & Learn with VitalityHealth!
What is sarcopenia? How can you Choose How You Age? Find out the secret to preventing muscle loss and support active aging during VitalityHealth's Lunch & Learn! If you or a loved one suffers from difficulty with daily physical activity like walking or ...
VitalityHealth
Chandler, AZ

Thu 9/19/19 at 12:30pm-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Sylvia Nobel: Kendall O'Dell Mystery Series
Local author Sylvia Nobel signs books from her award-winning Kendall O'Dell novels.
Barnes & Noble
Goodyear, AZ

Fri 9/20/19 at 10:30am
Fri 10/4/19 at 10:30am
Sat 10/19/19 at 10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Walkie Talkies Toastmasters Club
Denny's Restaurant
Phoenix, AZ

Fri 9/20/19 at 7:10am-8:10am
Fri 9/27/19 at 7:10am-8:10am
    

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