Friends of the Pima-Green Valley Library
 






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The purpose of the Friends of the Green Valley Library is to help maintain library and related services for all residents of Green Valley, Sahuarita, southern Pima County and Santa Cruz County by supporting the efforts of the library staff, including services for which the staff may not ordinarily employ public funds.

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Membership renewal


Need to renew your membership in the Friends of the Green Valley Library?  Download a membership form Membership Form - January 2015 web.pdf.



Events at Green Valley Library


April 2015


Green Valley Library Programs

April, 2015

Items Highlighted in Yellow are Friends Funded


Adult Program Weekly:


Learn to Play Better Chess with Roger – Tuesdays, from 1-2:30 pm.


Language Exchange –  Wednesdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.  Practice both English and Spanish


Lectures and Monthly Programs


Opera at the Library: Puccini “Ever Melodic, ever Popular”

With Howard Relin

Thursday, April 23rd 1:00 PM

“Great Puccini Arias”


Focus on Art

All Art Talks are presented by Docents from the Tucson Museum of Art.


April

8th  “The Kiss Before and After”

Gustav Klimt’s role in the Vienna Secession, plus an exploration of his signature paintings and those of his disciple, Egon Schiele.


May


13th  “The Architecture of Mary Colter: Builder Upon Red Earth” Susan Hill

Mary Colter designed and built buildings that grew out of the land and reflected the history and culture of the area.


Arizona Humanities Council Series:


Wednesday, April 1st 2:00 PM

Carolyn O’Bagy Davis  will present Arizona’s Historic Trading Posts.”


Poet's Corner

Come, Read, Listen, Share your work! Meet other poets at our informal gatherings.

Not a poet but love poetry? Come, Listen, Share poems of poets you admire.

All are welcome!

2nd Monday and 4th Thursday 3:00 PM


April 21st  2:00 PM National Poetry Month Open Mike


Page Turners Monthly Book Club  Tuesday, March 14th   “The Wave” by Sonia Deraninagala.  Ask for copies of the book at the Library front desk. Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month.


The Author Talks  Select Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 PM

April 7 – Poet John Stuart Watkins kicks off National Poetry Month with readings from his book Black and White Are Only Shades Of Gray, Or So They Say


Weekly Children’s Programs:

No Registration.

Baby Storytime – Tuesdays, 10:30 AM

Toddler Storytime – Wednesdays, 9:30 AM

Preschool Storytime – Wednesdays, 10:30 AM

Homework Help – Thursdays, 3-5 PM


Monthly Children’s Programs:


Read to a Dog:  Saturday, April 4,  12:30 PM

No registration

 

Create Club:  Explore!  Make a Splash with Colorful Creatures of the Deep April  11, 2:00 PM

Presented by KidzArt.  Using markers, watercolor and collage, participants will create a masterpiece worthy of King Triton. Kids 5 and up.  Space is limited. Registration is recommended and opens March 28th. Call 520-594-5295 to register.


Lego Club:  Saturday, April 18,  2:00 PM

We supply the Legos. What will you create?

No registration.

Puppet Show:  La Mariposa  April  29,  10 AM

Presented by Gwen Ray's Hanuman Puppet Theatre.  Watch the butterfly's transformation! A bilingual puppet show of a folktale.  All ages.  No registration.

 


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Copyright Friends of the Pima-Green Valley Library April 2015

Events at Sahuarita Library



          


Yarn Addicts


THIS GROUP MEETS

EVERY OTHER SATURDAY FROM 2PM TO 4PM

Call 520-594-5495 for next meeting date.


REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED ONLY FOR BEGINNERS AND

SUPPLIES WILL BE PROVIDED.


KNITTERS AND CROCHETERS OF ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME TO JOINUS. BRING YOUR CURRENT PROJECT AND LET’S SHARE OUR IDEAS, KNOWLEDGE AND HAVE AN ENJOYABLE AFTERNOON.



Computer Classes


Sahuarita Library offers various computer classes. Please call for latest offerings:  520-594-5495.


Regular activities


Baby Storytime

Ages 0-18 months

Fridays  10:30-11:00 am


Toddler Storytime

Ages 18-36 months

Thursdays   10:15-10:45 am


Preschool Storytime

Ages 3-5 years

Thursdays  11:00-11:30 am


Omnivorous Readers

Book Club for Adults     
Third Saturday of the Month  10:00 am-12:00 pm


Teen Advisory Council

First Friday of the Month 4:00-4:45 pm


Teen Gaming

3rd Wednesday of the Month 3-5pm


Homework Help

Thursdays 3:30-5:30pm


Contact Info:


Sahuarita Library

Pima County Public Library

725 W Via Rancho Sahuarita

Sahuarita AZ  85629

520-594-5490

 

News and Upcoming Events

Put the library on your mobile device!
For those with mobile devices such as iPads/iPhones; Android phones; Kindle Fires, the Pima County Library has apps that make it easy to interact with the library.
Check out the mobile apps on the Pima County Library Mobile Apps page.
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SPRING BOOKSTORE SALES

Library Bookstore


Biographies   Audio books    Quilting books


Thursday April 9th   9:00----3:00

Friday  April  10th  10:00-----3:00



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New!!! Program Flyers for Library Programs

Newly designed flyers are now available each month highlighting programs for children and adults. You can download and print a copy April Newsletter  2015.pdf or pick one up in the library.