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ExpressYourself: Get Hooked on Crochet and the Knit Wits!

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
The Get Hooked on Crocheting group has joined forces with certified knitting/crochet instructor Kathy Shough’s Knit Wit group! The two groups meet the first Saturday of each month to learn new crochet and/or knitting stitches, review past lessons, share techniques, or work on personal projects. This group is open to the general public. Call 623-930-3440 for questions and/or special accommodations.
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PAWS to Read

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
Wizardo is a great dog who loves books! He would love to have you read to him. This program is for readers aged 5-18. Sign up for your 15-minute session beginning September 24. Call 623-930-3537 to register.
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Digital Help Spot

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glendale Main Library
Creative Space
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 Jacobson at the Digital Help Spot.
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ESL Level B

1:10 PM - 2:25 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
You must pre-register on August 3, 2016 for this class.
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Preschool Brain Time 1

2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Foothills Branch Library
FBL Storytime Room
Join Mrs. Kim for this special storytime program based on New Directions Institute's Brain Box system. Adult and child pairs will experience and play with the Brain Box materials. Attend one or all three sessions. Attendees will be eligible to use the Brain Boxes in the library on subsequent visits.
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ESL Level A

2:40 PM - 3:55 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
You must pre-register on August 3, 2016 for this class.
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Citizenship Classes

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
Study for the United States Citizenship test with a series of 10 classes, sponsored by the International Rescue Committee. Call Brandi Bruce at 602-433-2440, ext. 240, or email Brandi.Bruce@Rescue.org to register. Note: Class will not meet on October 10, 2016 due to the Columbus Day holiday. For more information or special accommodations, please call 623-930-3440.
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Teen Library Council!

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
Earn volunteer service hours, have fun, and meet new people, all while helping us make the library a better place for teens. Kearsten and Ray want YOU to help us select books and music for the library's teen collection and to participate in the planning and presentation of library events. Ages 12-18.
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Wee Readers

10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
A storytime for toddlers, ages 18-36 months, and their caregivers, this program incorporates songs, finger plays, and stories. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
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Storytime Express!

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
A story time designed for preschoolers ages 3-6 years, and their caregivers, this 30 minute program includes stories, songs, finger plays and a short, story-based movie.
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Baby Rhyme and Playtime

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Foothills Branch Library
Roadrunner Room
An early literacy program for parent/caregiver and baby, newborn to 18 months. This weekly program includes stories, rhymes, songs and movement with time to engage in guided play and visiting.
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Glendale Code Club!

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Glendale Main Library
Small Conference Room (Su Confer)
Want to learn to code? Looking to improve your skills? If you're between the ages of 10-18, register each week to reserve your spot at this weekly coding club!
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Glendale Game Club

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Glendale Main Library
Large Meeting Room
Hang out, mess around, and geek out using any number of games you can download on to our library tablets. This on-going, once a week program, held in our Large Meeting Room, is for gamers ages 10-18 who like to geek out.
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Book Buddies

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Foothills Branch Library
FBL Storytime Room
Book Buddies kids (ages 5-9) work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to share books and read aloud, developing reading and listening comprehension as well as social skills. An interactive experience for kids and teens. Tuesdays September 13 - November 29; 4:00 or 4:30 p.m. Check in at the Storytime Room. Buddies will be assigned on a first-come, first served basis. Have a teen ages 12-18 interested in becoming a Book Buddy Volunteer? Stop at the Youth Desk to grab an application!
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A-B-C Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
For children ages birth to five, and their parent/caregiver. Listen to stories, sing songs, and engage in guided play with your child to promote their early literacy. No registration. First come, first served.
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Adult Coloring Club

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Foothills Branch Library
Hummingbird Room
Adults coloring? Absolutely! Become part of this popular trend in stress relief. Coloring pages and colored pencils will be provided, but feel free to bring your own art supplies, too.
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Familytime

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Foothills Branch Library
FBL Storytime Room
A traditional storytime with stories, fingerplays, songs and more. Children of all ages are welcome to attend but those under three must be accompanied by an adult. Call 623-930-3837 for more information.
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Storytime

10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
Story program directed toward ages 3-6, featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and reading activities. 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/or online publication.
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Toddlertime

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Foothills Branch Library
FBL Storytime Room
Planned for children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Features simple books, fingerplays and movement. 20 minutes. No registration necessary.
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Baby and Toddler Time

11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
A program for babies, toddlers, and their parents/caregivers, featuring stories, fingerplays, action rhymes, songs, and puppets. 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/or online publication.
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Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Foothills Branch Library
FBL Storytime Room
Traditional story program directed toward ages 3 to 6, featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and reading activities. 30 minutes. No registration. Call 623-930-3837 for more information.
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ESL Level B

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
You must pre-register for this program on August 3, 2016 from 4 to 6 p.m.
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Digital Help Spot

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glendale Main Library
Creative Space
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 Jacobson at the Digital Help Spot.
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Registration is closed

ESL Level A

2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Velma Teague Branch Library
VTL Meeting Room
You must pre-register for this program on August 3, 2016 from 4 to 6 p.m.
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Express Yourself: Lego Mania

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Glendale Main Library
Storytime Room
Come and build Lego masterpieces with us! Kids ages 3 to 12 are invited to explore the world of possibilities with Legos. This casual building environment allows participants to be creative and make new friends! First come, first served. For more information call 623-930-3530.
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