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Kids CafeKids Cafe<i class="fas fa-apple-alt"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/kids/programs/kids-cafe​Kids and teens (ages 0-18) can enjoy a free, healthy meal.​<div class="ExternalClass1683A429A876481FAF57FFC4D8EB2E80"><div class="ExternalClassDF8570B00268476FA128E9061E85C879" style="text-align:left;"><h3 style="text-align:left;"><font></font></h3><div><h3>Kids and teens (ages 0-18) can enjoy a free, healthy meal.​<br><br></h3>​Kids Café provides free meals for youth under age 18. Meals are required to be consumed in the designated library space during scheduled meal times unless they are designated as Grab and Go meals or food backpacks. Each qualifying child will receive meals while daily supplies last. Meals are provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance.<p>​<br></p><div><div><hr />​</div><h3>Hours of Service <br><br></h3><p><strong><a href="/locations/burton-barr">Burton Barr Central Library<br></a></strong>​Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.<br>Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. with Grab and Go meals available beginning at 1:30 p.m.</p><p><strong><a href="/locations/desert-sage">Desert Sage Library</a><br></strong>Monday through Friday from 3 to 4 p.m.<br>Saturday from noon to 1 p.m.</p><p><strong><a href="/locations/harmon">Harmon Library</a></strong><br>Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.<br>Wednesday from 2 to 3 p.m.<br>Saturday from 11 to 11:30 a.m.<br></p><p><strong><a href="/locations/yucca">Yucca Library</a></strong><br><strong></strong><em>October 4 through December 29</em>​<br>Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.<br>Wednesday from 2 to 3 p.m.​<br>​​​<br></p><h3>Food Backpacks<br><br></h3><p><a href="/locations/cesar-chavez"><strong>Cesar Chavez Library</strong></a>​<br>Cesar Chavez Library has partnered with St. Mary's Food Bank to distribute food backpacks to families in need. Each backpack is filled with non-perishable ingredients that provide at least 3 nutritious meals to a family of 4. </p><p>Backpacks will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis <span style="text-decoration-line:underline;">every Friday</span> at the Circulation Desk and may available throughout the week depending on supply. <br></p></div><p><em><br></em></p></div></div></div>kids-cafe

 

 

 

 

 

 

1,2,3 Talk with Me1,2,3 Talk with Me47<div class="ExternalClassEDA0EB3BFAAC4FC6B838D73C3007B10C"><p>​<span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">1,2,3 Talk with Me is a free 10-week program for caregivers of children birth to 32 months. The program is </span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">based on the LENA Start curriculum which teaches caregivers 14 Talking Tips to use in their daily routines.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"> ​</span></p><p><span data-ccp-props="{"></span><a href="/kids/programs/123-talk-with-me">Learn more.</a></p><p style="color:#000000;font-size:11pt;background-color:#ffffff;margin:0in 0in 8pt;line-height:15.6933px;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><span lang="es">Para una clase en español (en persona), ¡<a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/event/9525379" target="_blank">regístrese aquí</a>!</span></p></div>
All Children's ProgramsAll Children's Programs54<div class="ExternalClass3BC4C3C9172E4B799C287E9B4DB7BE8C"><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/acacia?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&ct=51772&inc=0" target="_blank">​Browse the calendar for ALL upcoming children's programs</a>.<br></p></div>
BabyTime BabyTime 40<div class="ExternalClass12C85C87034E4CD1873F49C2BD2C4F85"><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Your baby will learn pre-reading skills from you as you talk, sing, and play together</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"> with instructor-led activities</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">.</span></p><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"></span><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.​<br></p></div>
Family StorytimeFamily Storytime43<div class="ExternalClass943772FBF3A94058808C8B8442CA3791">​<span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"> program​ that builds reading skills.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span><br><br><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"></span><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.​<br></p></div>
Kindergarten BootcampKindergarten Bootcamp51<div class="ExternalClass020EF01BD6EF49DEAE77EF3350F94BA5"><p></p><div><table class="ms-formtable" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%" style="margin-top:8px;"><tbody><tr><td valign="top" class="ms-formbody" width="350px"><div><div><div class="ExternalClass1777BCF7FEA04DF78F11DD671679E8B3"><p>Is your child entering kindergarten in Fall 2023?​ If so, join a Kindergarten Bootcamp! In Kindergarten Bootcamp, you and your child will learn together the social, academic, and classroom skills needed for school success. <br></p><p><a href="/kids/programs/kindergarten-bootcamp" target="_blank">Learn more​</a>.<br></p></div></div></div></td></tr></tbody></table><br></div></div>
Little BytesLittle Bytes50<div class="ExternalClassDB386FFF607445C39B798EC5A115D9E6"><p>​​Did you know that children can learn the foundations of coding before they can write and spell? Learn basic problem-solving skills and new vocabulary for children as young as 4 to give them the building blocks to becoming an excellent coder. Join us online for guided activities as we teach your child the basis of code - problem solving!</p><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.​<br></p></div>
Music & Movement Music & Movement 41<div class="ExternalClass6E1635DD7EDA433FBFF9945AF50EE6F6"><div>​<span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US">Some people learn better when they are moving. If that sounds like your child, this is the </span><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US">storytime</span><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"> for you! Sing, dance and MOVE in this fun, active program that builds reading skills.</span><span data-ccp-props="{}"> </span><br><br><span data-ccp-props="{}"><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.</span></div></div>
Pajama Family StorytimePajama Family Storytime44<div class="ExternalClassC490F4DB2274462B846F6590BFD296F4"><p>​<span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Put on your PJs and play, read, sing, and dance with your children in a fun</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"> program that builds reading skills.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span></p><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"></span><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.​<br></p></div>
Parent EducationParent Education52<div class="ExternalClass13E86A523E694C93BAE0128FA7400A79"><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/acacia?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&ct=55220&inc=0" target="_blank">​Browse the calendar for upcoming programs</a>.<br></p></div>
STEAMSTEAM53<div class="ExternalClassA3DAEBA2E28F461C8D5C60CD60C7AD5F"><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/acacia?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&ct=55349&inc=0" target="_blank">Browse the calendar for upcoming programs</a>.​</p></div>
StorytimesStorytimes48<div class="ExternalClass32E9558524C14BBFBAA7ACB9158FE66F"><p>​​Browse ALL of Phoenix Public Library's storytime offerings and find a program that's right for your family.​​<br></p><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/acacia?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&ct=56769&inc=0" target="_blank">Browse the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.<br></p></div>
ToddlerTime ToddlerTime 42<div class="ExternalClass1B16E4D43ACB48B2B47AD7E9A5D1D8E9">​<span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Toddlers like to GO, GO, GO, so bring them to the </span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">storytime</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"> that’s fast and fun. </span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">ToddlerTime</span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US"> has stories, songs and games that help beginning talkers. </span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span><br><br><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"></span><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar for upcoming programs​</a>.​<br></p></div>
Tools for School Tools for School 38<div class="ExternalClassB28D9E4596264268933D39EBA694133B"><p>​Get a head start on kindergarten with this fun school readiness program for 3-5 year-olds and their favorite grownups.<br></p><p><a href="/kids/programs/tools-for-school" target="_blank">Learn more and get Tools for School resources.​</a><br></p></div>
Virtual Escape RoomVirtual Escape Room49<div class="ExternalClass78A4A6AA87A24C4FAE7CFD05A450E1FA"><p>​​After falling asleep in the library, you wake up to find yourself trapped!  Can you explore and solve the mysteries of Burton Barr Central Library in an hour?  Time to find out! </p><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/burtonbarr?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&inc=0" target="_blank">Search the calendar to try it out​</a>.<br></p></div>