50,000 words. One month. Observed every November, National Novel Writing Month is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing! Participants begin writing on November 1st. The goal is to write a 50,000 word, (approximately 175 page) novel by 11:59:59, November 30th. This year, aspiring authors are invited to attend “NaNoWriMo” kickoff events, weekly write-ins, and […]
Archives for October 2016
On Saturday, October 29th, visit the Heritage Library for a Halloween Movie Marathon! Beginning at 10:00 a.m., enjoy the classic Hollywood monster movies, including “The Wolf Man,” “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” and more! There is no charge to attend. The Heritage Library is located at 350 S Third Avenue. For more information, call (928) […]
On Thursday, October 27th, children of all ages are invited to the San Luis Library at 5:00 p.m. for Scary Slime! Celebrate Halloween and join us for a slippery, slimy craft. Materials will be provided. There is no charge to attend. The San Luis Library is located at 1075 N 6th Avenue in San Luis, […]
Celebrate Halloween with a Harry Potter-themed bash! On Thursday, October 27th, families and kids of all ages are invited to the Heritage Library at 4:00 p.m. for Halloween at Hogwarts. Dress as your favorite Harry Potter character or wear a costume of your choice. There is no charge to attend. The Heritage Library is located […]
IT’S ALIVE! On Wednesday, October 26th, teens are invited to the Main Library at 4:00 p.m. to make Frankentoys. Bring broken toys back to life by splicing them together! Materials will be provided. There is no charge to attend. The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive. For more information, call (928) 782-1871.
On Saturday, October 22nd, author Liz Johnson will present “Top 10 Tips for Writers” at 12:00 p.m. at the Main Library. Learn how to increase your productivity, improve your craft, and write what you love! Writers of all genres, including fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and lyrics, are welcome. Liz Johnson is the author of several novels, […]
On Saturday, October 22nd, families are invited to the Wellton Library at 2:00 p.m. for Scary Movie Day! Get into the Halloween spirit and enjoy popcorn and a spooky movie! There is no charge to attend this family-friendly event. The Wellton Library is located at 28790 San Jose Avenue in Wellton, AZ. For more information, […]
On Saturday, October 22nd, teens are invited to the Foothills Library at 12:00 p.m. for Pokémon Club! Play Pokémon card games, watch the movie, or play the video game. Snacks will be provided. The Foothills Library is located at 13226 E South Frontage Road. For more information, call (928) 342-1640.
Celebrate Halloween and Día de los Muertos at the Somerton Library! On Thursday, October 20th, teens and adults are invited to learn how to make ceramic skulls at 5:00 p.m. There is no charge to attend. The Somerton Library is located at 240 Canal Street in Somerton, AZ. For more information, call (928) 627-2149.
On Thursday, October 20th, Esmeralda Ortiz and Erlinda San Román from World Finance Group will present “Como prepararse para una jubilacion feliz” (How to be Ready for Retirement) at 4:30 p.m. at the Main Library. Topics include retirement savings accounts, investing, and pension management. There is no charge to attend. Please note, this presentation will […]