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Nampa Public Library

215 12th Ave. South, Nampa, ID

Phone:
1-(208)-468-5819

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Featured Event

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 8/28/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 8/30/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 9/4/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 9/6/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 9/11/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 9/13/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 9/18/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 9/20/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 9/25/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 9/27/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 10/2/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 10/4/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 10/9/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 10/11/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 10/16/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 10/18/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 10/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Fri 10/25/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
• Wed 10/30/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Other Upcoming Events

Wizard of Oz - 80th Anniversary Party

For the Family, Film

Join us for a scavenger hunt, costume parade, and showing of the original 1939 Wizard of Oz movie! Light refreshments will be provided. Events begin at 11 am with costume parade at 1:30pm and movie at 2pm all in the multipurpose room.

Information:

• Sat 8/24/19 at 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 8/26/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 8/27/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

LEGO Club

Children, For the Family

Come join us in a club where we learn about and build different structures and designs. Summer meeting will be every fourth Wednesday 2-3pm for June, July, and August.

Information:

• Tue 8/27/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tween Program

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts, Social Event

The Tween Program will always be a fun mix of science and arts! Come join us on the 4th Wednesday of the month so see what we can make!

Information:

• Wed 8/28/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 8/28/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/29/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Free Citizenship Classes

Class/Workshop

Catholic Charities of Idaho offers FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES to prepare eligible green card holders for the naturalization process. All citizenship classes and materials are FREE. Please call to pre-register for classes. The 10 week series of classes will cover: · U.S. Civics & Government · U.S. History & Geography · U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence · Practice Reading & Writing Test Component · The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) interview procedure FREE Citizenship Classes will start in Canyon County: Nampa Public Library 215 12th Ave. S., Nampa Thursdays, August 8, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Multipurpose Room B Caridades Católicas de Idaho estará ofreciendo CLASES GRATIS DE CIUDADANIA Las clases en el condado Cañon comenzaran: Jueves, 8 de Agosto, de 5:30-7pm Libreria Publica de Nampa, cuarto multiusos B, primer piso For more information, call (208) 345-6031 Catholic Charities of Idaho, 7255 W Franklin Rd Boise, ID 83709

Information:

• Thu 8/29/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Humpback Whale Storytime

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)

Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! Must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/2/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/2/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/3/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
• Wed 9/4/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Bots and Builders

Children,Computers/Technology

Plan, program, and play with Dash and Sphero robots at your local library! Learn the basics of robotic logic and computer programming! Geared towards ages 8-18.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Club

Children, Social Event, Children's Arts/Crafts, Film

'The Club' is a group function for teens. Join us in the multipurpose room for music, crafts, games, movies, and more! The group will be given the opportunity to decide on activities for each coming month. Ages 13-18 welcome! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 9/5/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
• Thu 9/5/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/5/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Free Citizenship Classes

Class/Workshop

Catholic Charities of Idaho offers FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES to prepare eligible green card holders for the naturalization process. All citizenship classes and materials are FREE. Please call to pre-register for classes. The 10 week series of classes will cover: · U.S. Civics & Government · U.S. History & Geography · U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence · Practice Reading & Writing Test Component · The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) interview procedure FREE Citizenship Classes will start in Canyon County: Nampa Public Library 215 12th Ave. S., Nampa Thursdays, August 8, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Multipurpose Room B Caridades Católicas de Idaho estará ofreciendo CLASES GRATIS DE CIUDADANIA Las clases en el condado Cañon comenzaran: Jueves, 8 de Agosto, de 5:30-7pm Libreria Publica de Nampa, cuarto multiusos B, primer piso For more information, call (208) 345-6031 Catholic Charities of Idaho, 7255 W Franklin Rd Boise, ID 83709

Information:

• Thu 9/5/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Build with a Buddy

For the Family

Come and join us for a full-family event! This family program is held every 1st Saturday of the month.

Information:

• Sat 9/7/19 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

You Pick Storytime

Children, Family/Child (Books), For the Family

All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/9/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Family History Night (Drop-In Session)

Education

Family History Night (Drop-In Session) Curious about your family history? Want to get started filling out your family tree? Looking for your patriot ancestors? Interested in joining the Daughters of the American Revolution? Come join us for an open, drop-in family history research session at the Nampa Public Library and learn how! Monday, September 9, 2019 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Local History Area on the 3rd Floor. Please Bring: - Basic details about yourself and immediate family (names, birth/death dates & locations, etc.) - A laptop computer or tablet & library card, if you have one - Your genealogy how-to questions Daughters of the American Revolution members will be available to help you with family genealogy research. Contact Ee-dah-how Chapter DAR Regent

Information:

• Mon 9/9/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Personal Finances

Education, Class/Workshop

Learn how to better manage your personal finances. Budgeting and tracking expenses can be difficult and overwhelming but this workshop offers resources and tips on how to be more effective in budgeting, handling debt, and creating savings goals. Join us on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 from 6-8pm in Multipurpose Room At Nampa Public Library. Contact Courtney at classenc@cityofnampa.us or 208-468-5822 with questions.

Information:

• Tue 9/10/19 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/10/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/11/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Free Citizenship Classes

Class/Workshop

Catholic Charities of Idaho offers FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES to prepare eligible green card holders for the naturalization process. All citizenship classes and materials are FREE. Please call to pre-register for classes. The 10 week series of classes will cover: · U.S. Civics & Government · U.S. History & Geography · U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence · Practice Reading & Writing Test Component · The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) interview procedure FREE Citizenship Classes will start in Canyon County: Nampa Public Library 215 12th Ave. S., Nampa Thursdays, August 8, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Multipurpose Room B Caridades Católicas de Idaho estará ofreciendo CLASES GRATIS DE CIUDADANIA Las clases en el condado Cañon comenzaran: Jueves, 8 de Agosto, de 5:30-7pm Libreria Publica de Nampa, cuarto multiusos B, primer piso For more information, call (208) 345-6031 Catholic Charities of Idaho, 7255 W Franklin Rd Boise, ID 83709

Information:

• Thu 9/12/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/12/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/16/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/17/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/18/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/19/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Free Citizenship Classes

Class/Workshop

Catholic Charities of Idaho offers FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES to prepare eligible green card holders for the naturalization process. All citizenship classes and materials are FREE. Please call to pre-register for classes. The 10 week series of classes will cover: · U.S. Civics & Government · U.S. History & Geography · U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence · Practice Reading & Writing Test Component · The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) interview procedure FREE Citizenship Classes will start in Canyon County: Nampa Public Library 215 12th Ave. S., Nampa Thursdays, August 8, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Multipurpose Room B Caridades Católicas de Idaho estará ofreciendo CLASES GRATIS DE CIUDADANIA Las clases en el condado Cañon comenzaran: Jueves, 8 de Agosto, de 5:30-7pm Libreria Publica de Nampa, cuarto multiusos B, primer piso For more information, call (208) 345-6031 Catholic Charities of Idaho, 7255 W Franklin Rd Boise, ID 83709

Information:

• Thu 9/19/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 9/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/24/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

LEGO Club

Children, For the Family

Come join us in a club where we learn about and build different structures and designs. Summer meeting will be every fourth Wednesday 2-3pm for June, July, and August.

Information:

• Tue 9/24/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/25/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/26/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Free Citizenship Classes

Class/Workshop

Catholic Charities of Idaho offers FREE CITIZENSHIP CLASSES to prepare eligible green card holders for the naturalization process. All citizenship classes and materials are FREE. Please call to pre-register for classes. The 10 week series of classes will cover: · U.S. Civics & Government · U.S. History & Geography · U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence · Practice Reading & Writing Test Component · The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) interview procedure FREE Citizenship Classes will start in Canyon County: Nampa Public Library 215 12th Ave. S., Nampa Thursdays, August 8, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Multipurpose Room B Caridades Católicas de Idaho estará ofreciendo CLASES GRATIS DE CIUDADANIA Las clases en el condado Cañon comenzaran: Jueves, 8 de Agosto, de 5:30-7pm Libreria Publica de Nampa, cuarto multiusos B, primer piso For more information, call (208) 345-6031 Catholic Charities of Idaho, 7255 W Franklin Rd Boise, ID 83709

Information:

• Thu 9/26/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/1/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 10/2/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
• Wed 10/2/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/2/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 10/3/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
• Thu 10/3/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/3/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Build with a Buddy

For the Family

Come and join us for a full-family event! This family program is held every 1st Saturday of the month.

Information:

• Sat 10/5/19 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/7/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Humpback Whale Storytime

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)

Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! Must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/7/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/8/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/9/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/10/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

You Pick Storytime

Children, Family/Child (Books), For the Family

All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/14/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/15/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/16/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/17/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/21/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/22/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

LEGO Club

Children, For the Family

Come join us in a club where we learn about and build different structures and designs. Summer meeting will be every fourth Wednesday 2-3pm for June, July, and August.

Information:

• Tue 10/22/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/23/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/24/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 10/28/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/29/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/30/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/31/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 11/6/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 11/6/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 11/7/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 11/13/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 11/20/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

LEGO Club

Children, For the Family

Come join us in a club where we learn about and build different structures and designs. Summer meeting will be every fourth Wednesday 2-3pm for June, July, and August.

Information:

• Tue 11/26/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 11/27/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/4/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 12/4/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 12/5/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 12/11/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/18/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

LEGO Club

Children, For the Family

Come join us in a club where we learn about and build different structures and designs. Summer meeting will be every fourth Wednesday 2-3pm for June, July, and August.

Information:

• Tue 12/24/19 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 12/25/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/1/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/8/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/15/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/22/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/29/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/5/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/12/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/19/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/26/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/4/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/11/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/18/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/25/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/1/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/8/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/15/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/22/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/29/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM