Tag: Ed Robson Library

What’s happening at Ed Robson Branch Library

Patty Dennehy, Library Paraprofessional The temperatures may be sizzling, but it’s cool and comfortable at the Library! Plan to join us for the following programs in August: Tuesday, August 9 at 1:00 p.m. Area Agency on Aging* Did you know that as a Maricopa County resident age 60 plus, you are eligible for a number…

Ed Robson Library needs volunteers

Patty Dennehy, Library Paraprofessional Do you have a few spare hours each week to help out your local branch library? We need a few volunteers who would enjoy shelving and helping out with special projects. Shelving volunteers sort books, audiobooks, DVDs and music CDs on carts as well as shelving the items. It does require…

Ed Robson Branch Happenings

The Ed Robson Branch Library is a happening place in the month of June! Please mark your calendar to join us. On the day of the program, please come by the Library Customer Service Desk for a free ticket, limit two per person. Please park in the church parking lot next to the library. On…

May Ed Robson Library programs

Programs are blooming at the Ed Robson Branch Library in May! Join us for the following: Monday, May 9 at 1:00 p.m. – Remembering D-Day The most difficult military invasion in history, D-Day, began just after midnight on June 6, 1944. Terry Mindham will present and explain a photographic look at the events and places…

Library program announced

The Ed Robson Library is pleased to offer the following program on Tuesday, May 3 at 1:00 p.m.: Ikebana Ikebana, the art of Japanese flower arrangement, is subtle, sensitive, sophisticated and meditative, with roots in Japanese Zen Buddhism. The growing appreciation for Japanese art and architecture in the West has extended to this Japanese way…

Ed Robson Branch Library events for April

Wednesday, April 6 at 10:30 a.m. – The Eagle and the Archaeologists: The Lindberghs’ 1929 Aerial Survey of Southwest Prehistoric Sites Pilot Charles Lindbergh (the “Lone Eagle”) is best known for his famous 1927 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. But Lindbergh and his wife, Anne, also played an important role in Southwestern archaeology. During the summer…

March programs at Ed Robson Branch Library

Join us at the Ed Robson Branch Library in March for some great programs! Here’s what we’re offering: Wednesday, March 2 at 10:30 a.m. – Arizona Kicks on Route 66. Marshall Shore, Arizona’s hip historian, presents this fascinating program on the history of Route 66 in Arizona. Sponsored by Arizona Humanities and the Friends of…

Upcoming library events

Patty Dennehy February is another busy month for programs at the Ed Robson Library with something for everyone! Please join us for these special events: Wednesday, February 3 at 10:30 a.m. – Riding with the Duke: John Wayne in AZ – a fascinating presentation by Greg McNamee on the Duke’s time living and producing films…

Library program January 12

The Ed Robson Library in Sun Lakes is holding a fascinating program on Tuesday, January 12 at 1:00 p.m. entitled “Lavender Love: Herbs and Crafts for Adults.” It’s not just for candles! Lavender is an ancient herb prized for its culinary and medicinal purposes. Learn about the history and uses of this incredible plant before…

January programs at Ed Robson Branch Library

Patty Dennehy January is a busy month at the Ed Robson Library! Join us for the following programs: Tuesday, January 5 at 1:00 p.m. – Exercise and Mental Stimulation for Healthy Minds. Join us to learn daily tips to keep the mind healthy and active! This special program is also the kick off for our…