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BabyTime

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Babies up to two years old and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, sing, and read with your baby in a warm and nurturing program, and even learn a few Baby Signs (Sign Language) to help them communicate.

What will your baby learn? Growing brains need to hear lots of language! Your baby will learn to recognize the small sounds and patterns in language and add new words. Babies and their favorite adults will also build social skills as they learn and play with other families with young children. 

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. #pplstorytime #babytimewithsign


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Kid's Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Music & Movement

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Wiggle worms, birth to age six, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Some people learn better when they are moving. If that sounds like your child, this is the storytime for you! Sing, dance and MOVE in this fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #musicandmovement

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Friends of the Phoenix Public Library - Acacia Chapter

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Acacia Library

Come and be a part of the group that makes things happen at your local library.  The Acacia Chapter meets quarterly.  Everyone is welcome! Adult Book Club to immediately follow meeting.


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Acacia Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Join us the third Wednesday of every month for engaging conversation centered around an exciting book.

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Kid's Cafe

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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S.T.E.A.M. Craft

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Build, create, discover, and learn!  Participate in hands-on projects and crafts during our weekly STEAM craft.  Open to ages 6 and up.
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Bilingual Family Storytime - Hora de cuentos bilingüe para familias

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children, birth to age five, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #familystorytime #bilingual

¿Para quiénes es? Niños, desde el nacimiento hasta la edad de cinco años, y sus adultos favoritos.

¿Qué hará? Jugar, leer, cantar, y bailar con sus hijos en un programa divertido y activo que desarrolla las habilidades lectoras.

¿Qué está aprendiendo su hijo? Los niños a los que les encantan los libros y los cuentos se convierten en mejores lectores.

La subvención de First Things First brinda apoyo a los programas de alfabetización temprana. First Things First acompaña a las familias y a las comunidades para darles a todos los niños de Arizona la oportunidad de llegar al kindergarten en buenas condiciones de salud y listos para el éxito. Para más información, ingrese a FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.


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Kid's Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Set Aside Clinic - Legal Services

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

If you have an Arizona conviction on your criminal record, you may qualify to set aside your conviction and restore your civil rights.  Attend a free presentation and clinic by Community Legal Services attorneys to help you remove barriers to employment, housing, voting, and more.  Come to the free clinic to learn if you might benefit from a set aside.

Find out if you are eligible for the clinic by calling (602) 258-3434 or apply online at clsaz.org.

Please note: your felony record cannot be expunged, sealed or deleted.  Not all convictions can be set aside.  If you have a sexually motivated crime and/or your crime requires registration you will not qualify for a set aside.

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Tools for School

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children three to five years old and their favorite grownups

What will you do? You and your child will get a head start on kindergarten! Share books and activities that build kindergarten skills in class and are easily practiced at home.

What will we learn? Learn kindergarten basics like letters, numbers, shapes, and colors. You and your child will also go beyond the basics to work on social and emotional skills that all children need for school.

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. #pplstorytime #toolsforschool #preschoolprep

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Family Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children, birth to age five, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #familystorytime           
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Kid's Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Kid's Cafe

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Mini Masters

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Acacia Library
Every week kids learn about an artist and complete a project based on that artist's style.  
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Sunday Hours Kick-Off Celebration

All Day
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Join us in celebrating our new Sunday hours with activities from 1:30 - 5 PM.  Check out what we'll be doing:
1:30 - 2:30 Create a mini-terrarium (all ages)
2:30 - 3:30 Kid's Cafe (meal for kids ages 18 and under)
3:30 -4:40 Kids can plant a seed in a clay pot and decorate a 3D cardboard tree.
Receive a free re-usable 50th Anniversary Acacia bag (while supplies last), and enter a drawing to win a bag filled with kid's library items and fun freebies! (Drawing at 4 PM) 
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BabyTime

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Babies up to two years old and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, sing, and read with your baby in a warm and nurturing program, and even learn a few Baby Signs (Sign Language) to help them communicate.

What will your baby learn? Growing brains need to hear lots of language! Your baby will learn to recognize the small sounds and patterns in language and add new words. Babies and their favorite adults will also build social skills as they learn and play with other families with young children. 

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. #pplstorytime #babytimewithsign


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Kid's Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Music & Movement

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Wiggle worms, birth to age six, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Some people learn better when they are moving. If that sounds like your child, this is the storytime for you! Sing, dance and MOVE in this fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #musicandmovement

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Kid's Cafe

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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S.T.E.A.M. Craft

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room
Build, create, discover, and learn!  Participate in hands-on projects and crafts during our weekly STEAM craft.  Open to ages 6 and up.
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Bilingual Family Storytime - Hora de cuentos bilingüe para familias

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children, birth to age five, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #familystorytime #bilingual

¿Para quiénes es? Niños, desde el nacimiento hasta la edad de cinco años, y sus adultos favoritos.

¿Qué hará? Jugar, leer, cantar, y bailar con sus hijos en un programa divertido y activo que desarrolla las habilidades lectoras.

¿Qué está aprendiendo su hijo? Los niños a los que les encantan los libros y los cuentos se convierten en mejores lectores.

La subvención de First Things First brinda apoyo a los programas de alfabetización temprana. First Things First acompaña a las familias y a las comunidades para darles a todos los niños de Arizona la oportunidad de llegar al kindergarten en buenas condiciones de salud y listos para el éxito. Para más información, ingrese a FirstThingsFirstAZ.gov.


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Kid's Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Acacia Library
Kids 0-18 receive a free meal every day at the library, provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.
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Tools for School

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children three to five years old and their favorite grownups

What will you do? You and your child will get a head start on kindergarten! Share books and activities that build kindergarten skills in class and are easily practiced at home.

What will we learn? Learn kindergarten basics like letters, numbers, shapes, and colors. You and your child will also go beyond the basics to work on social and emotional skills that all children need for school.

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. #pplstorytime #toolsforschool #preschoolprep

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Family Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Acacia Library
Meeting Room

Who’s it for? Children, birth to age five, and their favorite grownups

What will you do? Play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun, active program that builds reading skills.

What is your child learning? Children who love books and stories become better readers.

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. #pplstorytime #familystorytime           
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