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Summer Reading Game

Saturday, August 01, 2020
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Join the Summer Reading Game at read20AZ.org! This year's theme is "Imagine Your Story." Track your progress, discover new favorites, complete online challenges, win prizes and more! 
Just for signing up, you will get to choose a free gently-used book to keep (note: prize distribution is on hold at the moment until libraries reopen). Complete the reading game and you will get to select a free new book to keep. Weekly drawings for Changing Hands Bookstore gift cards! Sign up today!
The Summer Reading Game is supported by Maricopa County Reads, the Friends of the Phoenix Public Library, Season For Sharing, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services. #summerreading
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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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DreamBuilder Academy en Español

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online Programming
DreamBuilder es un programa de aprendizaje gratuito en línea que consiste de 12 cursos desarrollados para aquellos que desean iniciar o hacer crecer sus propias pequeñas empresas. El programa simultáneamente crea un plan de negocios personalizado que usted puede editar si es necesario. Acompáñenos en esta serie de talleres gratuitos desarrollado para ayudarlo a completar el programa de DreamBuilder y crear su plan de negocio. Auspiciado por Freeport-McMoran Foundation en colaboración con Thunderbird School of Global Management, a unit of the Arizona State University Knowledge Enterprise. Inscripción es requerida.
Los talleres comenzarán el 1ro de Junio y tomarán lugar durante los siguientes lunes de 10-11 a.m.: El 1ro, 8, 15, 22, y 29 de junio, y el 6, 13, y 20 de julio.

1ro de junio
Curso 1: Bienvenido a DreamBuilder
Curso 2: Definir su Sueño

8 de junio
Curso 3: Diseñar su Sueño
Curso 4: Planificar su Sueño

15 de junio
Curso 5: Materializar su Sueño
Curso 6: Promocionar su Sueño

22 de junio
Curso 7: Poner Precio a su Sueño
Curso 8: Vender su Sueño

29 de junio
Curso 9: Administrar su Sueño
Curso 10: Sacar Ganancias de su Sueño

6 de julio
Curso 11: Financiar su Sueño
Curso 12: Convertir su Sueño en Realidad

13 de julio
Curso adicional: Financiando su Sueño Parte I

20 de julio
Curso adicional: Financiando su Sueño Parte II
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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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Mentoring with SCORE Greater Phoenix

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Online Programming

SCORE provides free and confidential business advice to meet the needs of your small business and your personal objectives, in addition to offering information on various Small Business Administration programs. SCORE mentors with decades of business experience are available for one-on-one remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, or Zoom, on Wednesdays, 10 AM to noon, and 1 to 3 PM. Schedule your appointment by emailing hive@phoenix.gov or visit GreaterPhoenix.SCORE.org for more information.

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Storytime LIVE

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
All Locations
It's time for Storytime LIVE! Streaming into your home on Instagram. Grab your kiddos and get ready to sing, play and read with Miss Gretchen. Insider Tip: if you want your child's first name included in the Welcome Song, tune in to Phoenix Public Library on Instagram and follow instructions in our Storytime LIVE posts.
Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at firstthingsfirst.org #storytimelive 
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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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Healing Your Business From the Virus

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Online Programming
What plan do you have for your business post-virus? This is an unusual economic time that will test the business skill of every business. This workshop is designed to provide ideas on how to heal up your business and strengthen it after the virus. Many businesses have questions regarding the EIDL and PPP government recovery programs and those will be addressed as much as possible. Speaker BIO: Steve Engelhardt, BBA, MBA, Certified SCORE Mentor. Current SCORE Mentor for the US Small Business Administration, mentoring small business to help them develop and grow. Frequent speaker at SCORE seminars and other events on issues of finance, sales, business planning and management. Registration required.
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Storytime LIVE!

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
All Locations
It's time for Storytime LIVE! Streaming into your home on Instagram. Grab your kiddos and get ready to sing, play and read with Mr. Sean. Insider Tip: if you want your child's first name included in the Welcome Song, tune in to Phoenix Public Library on Instagram and follow instructions in our Storytime LIVE posts.
Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at firstthingsfirst.org #storytimelive 
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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kindergarten Bootcamp Online

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Online Programming
Is your child entering kindergarten in Fall 2020? If so, join a Kindergarten Bootcamp Online brought to you by Phoenix Public Library! In Kindergarten Bootcamp you and your child will learn together the social, academic, and classroom skills needed for school success.

This interactive series will have two parts:
Each week you will receive a link to a pre-class video which will have instructions for adults and activities for adults and children to do together.
We will meet for a live WebEx class on the following dates at 10:00 am: June 6, 13, 20, 27 and July 11, 18, 25 (no class July 4).  

All families will receive a package of supplies needed for the program. In the registration questions you will choose to have your supplies mailed to you or to pick them up at Burton Barr Central Library. You will also receive several free books in your Kindergarten Bootcamp supplies! 

Registration is required and by registering you agree to attend all 7 WebEx sessions. This program is only for children entering kindergarten in Fall 2020. Space is limited, sign up today!

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.

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Kindergarten Bootcamp Online

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Online Programming
Is your child entering kindergarten in Fall 2020? If so, join a Kindergarten Bootcamp Online brought to you by Phoenix Public Library! In Kindergarten Bootcamp you and your child will learn together the social, academic, and classroom skills needed for school success.

This interactive series will have two parts:
Each week you will receive a link to a pre-class video which will have instructions for adults and activities for adults and children to do together.
We will meet for a live WebEx class on the following dates at 11:15 am: June 6, 13, 20, 27 and July 11, 18, 25 (no class July 4).  

All families will receive a package of supplies needed for the program. In the registration questions you will choose to have your supplies mailed to you or to pick them up at Burton Barr Central Library. You will also receive several free books in your Kindergarten Bootcamp supplies! 

Registration is required and by registering you agree to attend all 7 WebEx sessions. This program is only for children entering kindergarten in Fall 2020. Space is limited, sign up today!

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.

#kindergartenbootcamponline

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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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Registration is open

DreamBuilder Academy en Español

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online Programming
DreamBuilder es un programa de aprendizaje gratuito en línea que consiste de 12 cursos desarrollados para aquellos que desean iniciar o hacer crecer sus propias pequeñas empresas. El programa simultáneamente crea un plan de negocios personalizado que usted puede editar si es necesario. Acompáñenos en esta serie de talleres gratuitos desarrollado para ayudarlo a completar el programa de DreamBuilder y crear su plan de negocio. Auspiciado por Freeport-McMoran Foundation en colaboración con Thunderbird School of Global Management, a unit of the Arizona State University Knowledge Enterprise. Inscripción es requerida.
Los talleres comenzarán el 1ro de Junio y tomarán lugar durante los siguientes lunes de 10-11 a.m.: El 1ro, 8, 15, 22, y 29 de junio, y el 6, 13, y 20 de julio.

1ro de junio
Curso 1: Bienvenido a DreamBuilder
Curso 2: Definir su Sueño

8 de junio
Curso 3: Diseñar su Sueño
Curso 4: Planificar su Sueño

15 de junio
Curso 5: Materializar su Sueño
Curso 6: Promocionar su Sueño

22 de junio
Curso 7: Poner Precio a su Sueño
Curso 8: Vender su Sueño

29 de junio
Curso 9: Administrar su Sueño
Curso 10: Sacar Ganancias de su Sueño

6 de julio
Curso 11: Financiar su Sueño
Curso 12: Convertir su Sueño en Realidad

13 de julio
Curso adicional: Financiando su Sueño Parte I

20 de julio
Curso adicional: Financiando su Sueño Parte II
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Spanish Kindergarten Bootcamp Online

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Online Programming

¿Ingresara su niño (a) al Kinder en el otoño del 2020? Si es así, le invitamos a participar en Kindergarten Bootcamp en Línea, ¡un programa creado para ti por Phoenix Public Library! En Kindergarten Bootcamp usted y su niño aprenderán juntos las habilidades sociales, académicas y del salón de clases que se necesitan para tener éxito en la escuela.

Esta serie interactiva comprende dos partes:

  •        Cada semana recibirán un enlace para un video pre-clase el cual incluirá instrucciones para los adultos y actividades para realizar juntos niño- adulto.
  •        Nos reuniremos en una clase de WebEx en vivo en las siguientes fechas a 1:00 pm: 8, 15, 22, 29 de Junio y 6, 13, 20 de Julio.

Todas las familias recibirán un paquete con los útiles necesarios para el programa. En las preguntas de inscripción usted decidirá si los útiles son enviados a su domicilio o si usted desea recogerlos en la Biblioteca Central Burton Barr. ¡Usted también recibirá varios libros junto con sus útiles!

Si usted esta interesado en participar, la inscripción es requerida e inscribiéndose usted acuerda en participar en las 7 sesiones de WebEx. Este programa es exclusivo para los niños que ingresaran al Kinder en el otoño del 2020. ¡El espacio es limitado, Inscríbase hoy!

El apoyo a programas de alfabetización temprana es patrocinado a través de un subsidio proporcionado por First Things First, quien se asocia con las familias y la comunidad para brindar a todos los niños en Arizona la oportunidad de llegar al Kinder sanos y listos para el éxito. Si quieren aprender más visiten el sitio FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov

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One on One Remote Mentoring with the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Online Programming
Obtain answers to questions involving the City of Phoenix from a member of the City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development Department. Answers provided will help start up entrepreneurs navigate City processes , understand and utilize available City services, connect City/Regional/State startup resources, as well as other questions pertaining to City licensing, procurement or policies.

By Appointment Only. Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Registration required, please register by emailing hive@phoenix.gov to ask for an appointment. 
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Kids Cafe

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
All Locations
Kids Cafe provides free meals for youth under age 18 Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 10:00 am. at the 10 libraries listed below.  This is a "grab and go" service located near the entrance of the library. Parents/caregivers do not need to bring children to receive meals, however they will be asked to provide proof of children and list teach child's name and age. Each qualifying child will receive both a breakfast and a lunch meal, while daily supplies last. On Fridays, each child may receive double meals to provide for Saturday. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance. #kidscafe
Acacia Library 750 E. Townley Ave. (near 7th Street & Dunlap)
Burton Barr Central Library 1221 N. Central Avenue (Central & McDowell)
Century Library 1750 E. Highland Ave. (51 Hwy & Highland)
Cholla Library 10050 Metro Parkway E. (near Metrocenter Mall)
Desert Sage Library 7602 W. Encanto Blvd. (near Desert Sky Mall)
Harmon Library 1325 S. 5th Ave. (near 5th Ave & Buckeye)
Juniper Library 1825 W. Union Hills (near 19th Ave & Union HIlls)
Ocotillo Library 102 W. Southern Ave (near Central Ave & Southern)
Saguaro Library 2802 N. 46th St (near Thomas Ave. & 46th)
Yucca Library 5648 N. 15th Ave (near Christown Mall)


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Registration is closed

Kindergarten Bootcamp Online

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Online Programming
Is your child entering kindergarten in Fall 2020? If so, join a Kindergarten Bootcamp Online brought to you by Phoenix Public Library! In Kindergarten Bootcamp you and your child will learn together the social, academic, and classroom skills needed for school success.

This interactive series will have two parts:
Each week you will receive a link to a pre-class video which will have instructions for adults and activities for adults and children to do together.
We will meet for a live WebEx class on the following dates at 10:30 am: June 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 14, & 21.  

All families will receive a package of supplies needed for the program. In the registration questions you will choose to have your supplies mailed to you or to pick them up at Burton Barr Central Library. You will also receive several free books in your Kindergarten Bootcamp supplies! 

Registration is required and by registering you agree to attend all 7 WebEx sessions. This program is only for children entering kindergarten in Fall 2020. Space is limited, sign up today!

Support for early literacy programs is provided by a grant from First Things First, which partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed. Learn more at FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.

#kindergartenbootcamponline

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