September 2023 Staff Picks
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Books & Brews

We put the PUB in public library! Our Books & Brews book club is back on the 3rd Thursday from 6:30–8:00 PM. This laid-back book discussion at Handlebar Pub & Grill in Apache Junction focuses on a specific genre each month. Participants can even enjoy 10% off food and drinks! Find us on the bar’s patio for lively discussion and libations. All are welcome! Click here for more info!

Next Meetup: Thurs, September 21 from 6:30-8 PM

Genre: Hated Books (a book you didn’t enjoy or a book that many hated and you loved)

J.A. Jance Author Visit & Book Signing

Join bestselling author J.A. Jance as she discusses her brand new book “Blessing of the Lost Girls” at the library!

We will have 2 SHOWINGS! Admission will be ticketed and limited to 150 people at each show. Please ask for your ticket at the Service Desk beginning 2 hours prior to each showing. Books will be available for purchase and signing through Half Price Books.

Click here for 2:30 PM showing info!

Click here for 4:00 PM showing info!

Monday, September 18 @ 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM

Upcoming Programs

Biblio Bites: Instant Pot for Beginners – Wednesday, Sept. 20 @ 3 PM – If you own a pressure cooker that is sitting in the box and you want to learn how to use it, this is the class for you! Learn about the different features, watch our demo, and enjoy samples. Click here for more info!

Music Bingo – Thursday, Sept. 28 @ 6 PM – Have a music library in your brain? Celebrate Library Card “Sing” Up Month by joining us for an evening of Bingo and prizes! Test your luck and musical knowledge. Teens & adults welcome. Click here for more info!

Computer Classes

We offer Computer Classes on various topics every month! All classes are free with no registration required. Click here to view our schedule of upcoming computer classes for adults.

Our Seed Library

growing, and harvesting resources for our community. For more information and a seed guide, click here.

Library Clubs

Apache Junction Writers Group
Share your writing talents, creativity and ideas in a comfortable atmosphere. Meets the 1st Thursday of the month from 1 – 3 PM and the third Tuesday of the month from 6 – 8 PM.

Art in the Library
Bring your own supplies; drop-in. Meets every Tuesday from 9:30 – 1 PM.

Wild West Crochet Club
Bring your materials and join this fun group! Meets every Saturday from 1-4 PM.

Book Clubs

The Library is proud to host multiple book clubs that are active October – March. If you run or attend your own, try checking out a Book Club Kit!

Classic Book Club
Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 1:30, October – March. The Classic Book Club currently meets in-person and virtually.

Dying for a Mystery Group
Meets the 3rd Tuesday at 1:30, October – March

Non-Fiction Group
Meets the 1st Tuesday at 1:30, October – March