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Scale Models Make & Take
May 7th | 11:00am - 1:00pm

Is your thing planes? Hot rods? Trains? Make and take a model of your favorite thing with Sonoran Desert Model Builders!



pimalibrary.arts We're getting ready to re-open our new @101_space on the 2nd floor! Join us Friday May 6 from 3-5pm or Sat May 7 from 1-4pm for demos, foo…
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Happiness Skills and Positive Psychology
May 5th | 10:30am - 12:30pm

What do scientists know about happiness? Where do negative emotions fit in the picture? Explore joyful and fulfilling habits.

The Argonauts How to Be A Woman All About Love The Color Purple My Life on the Road
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Our Shared Shelf

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Have you been thinking about joining Emma Watson's Feminist Book Club, Our Shared Shelf? She just announced the book for May, but you can f…

Pima County Main Public Library
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Introducing Food for Thought
By PimaLib_AskALibrarian

Come spend your lunch break with us! The Joel D Valdez Main Library has a new weekly brown-bag lunchtime program called Food for Thought.

Summer Learning
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On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!
By PimaLib_SummerReading

How does Summer Learning work? Get all the details here: what's happening when, how to complete your gameboard, and info for kids and teens.

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On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!
By PimaLib_SummerReading

How does Summer Learning work? Get all the details here: what's happening when, how to complete your gameboard, and info for kids and teens.

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Family Fiesta at the Tanque Verde Swap…
May 21st | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tanque Verde Swap Meet

We invite your family to start your summer off right with a fun, exciting Family Fiesta! Sign up for the Summer Learning Program and take home a brand new book to keep.

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Family Fiesta at the Tanque Verde Swap…
May 21st | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

We invite your family to start your summer off right with a fun, exciting Family Fiesta! Sign up for the Summer Learning Program and take ho…

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PCPL Summer Learning Kickoff—Field Day!
Jun 4th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Crossroads at Silverbell District P…

Field Day! Prizes! Food! Obstacle courses! Bounce castles! Read!

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PCPL Summer Learning Kickoff—Field Day!
Jun 4th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Field Day! Prizes! Food! Obstacle courses! Bounce castles! Read!

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En Sus Marcas, Listos...¡Lean!
By PimaLib_SummerReading

Programa de Aprendizaje de Verano: 21 de Mayo - 16 de Julio. Transfórmate en superestrella de la biblioteca y ejercita tu mente e imaginació…

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En Sus Marcas, Listos...¡Lean!
By PimaLib_SummerReading

Programa de Aprendizaje de Verano: 21 de Mayo - 16 de Julio. Transfórmate en superestrella de la biblioteca y ejercita tu mente e imaginació…

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Volunteer Opportunities for Teens
By PimaLib_Pam

Be someone's hero by volunteering! Are you thinking of volunteering in the community? At the library? We can help you learn to lead!

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Volunteer Opportunities for Teens
By PimaLib_Pam

Be someone's hero by volunteering! Are you thinking of volunteering in the community? At the library? We can help you learn to lead!

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Browse the E-Library by Available Now

Here's a handy link to all the ebooks, audiobooks, and movies you can download or stream right away. Narrow down your search from there!

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ONEBOOKAZ: get free ebooks!

Read this year's writing contest winners! Local authors submitted books for Adults, Kids, and Teens. Download them by making a free account.

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Texas Flood:  In a Stevie Ray Vaughan mo…
By PimaLib_RhythmAndNews

I guess the one good thing about the recent flooding in Texas is that it reminded me of Stevie Ray Vaughan’s song “Texas Flood”...

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Tumblebooks Read-Along Stories for Kids

Read-Along books (and more!) for the youngest of readers. Use it in your browser or mobile device!

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Home & Garden in OverDrive

Why try digital? Listen to an audiobook while you garden, or pull up recipe ideas on your phone at the grocery store. Plus, no late fees!

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May the Fourth be with You
May 4th
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Are you all set for May the Fourth this year? If not, don't worry! Just head in to a May the Fourth party for Jedi training and more.



pimacountylibrary The sculpture "Wondrous" stands outside the Wheeler Taft Abbett, Sr. Library. It was made by the sculptors at Creative Machines, and is buil…
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A Librarian Grows Okra from Seed
By PimaLib_SeedLibrary

I was lured into the world of edible gardening by the tempting variety of free seeds available through our Seed Library. After I observed s…



pimacountylibrary WATERMARK by Vanitha Sankaran. The beautiful cover caught my eye and the story pulled me right in. The year is 1320 and a mute young paperma…
The Gods of Heavenly Punishment The Book Thief The Madonnas of Leningrad Jacob's Oath The English Patient A Hundred Flowers
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Waiting for All the Light We Cannot See?…

recommended by PimaLib_StephanieM

You won't wait weeks for these books! Every PCPL title on this list shares some of the elements that have made Anthony Doerr's All the Lig…

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Let's Build Architecture!

recommended by PimaLib_RachelG

How to continue LEGO Club at home: books on LEGOs, buildings, construction, and design. No LEGOs at home? No problem!

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Let's Build Architecture!

recommended by PimaLib_RachelG

How to continue LEGO Club at home: books on LEGOs, buildings, construction, and design. No LEGOs at home? No problem!

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Fun with Parks and Rec

recommended by PimaLib_AllanD

Now is the perfect time to try out a new hobby, engage your inner artist, get fit, or just have some fun, with local summer classes.

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Fun with Parks and Rec

recommended by PimaLib_AllanD

Now is the perfect time to try out a new hobby, engage your inner artist, get fit, or just have some fun, with local summer classes.

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For Kids: Learning about the Spectrum

recommended by PimaLib_MegginK

Books on autism and asperger syndrome written for children.

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For Kids: Learning about the Spectrum

recommended by PimaLib_MegginK

Books on autism and asperger syndrome written for children.

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Make Way for Books Cover to Cover Book C…

recommended by PimaLib_AnnieW

This list includes Make Way for Books' Cover to Cover Book Clubs children's books of the month. Visit the Make Way for Books page to find …

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Make Way for Books Cover to Cover Book C…

recommended by PimaLib_AnnieW

This list includes Make Way for Books' Cover to Cover Book Clubs children's books of the month. Visit the Make Way for Books page to find …

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SAT Prep? We've got your back.

First-time SAT taker? Need to brush up? TERC has lots of resources, all updated for the new 2016 SAT and SAT Subject Tests.

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SAT Prep? We've got your back.

First-time SAT taker? Need to brush up? TERC has lots of resources, all updated for the new 2016 SAT and SAT Subject Tests.

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