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June 6th, 1:30-3:30pm

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June 16th, 1-3pm


Do you have a cat, or other small pet, that would love a space of their own?
We will provide boxes, fabric and colored paper to help you create a perch or cardboard pad for your pet.

After a short presentation, families will be able to create the pet perch of their dreams.
This program is for ages 7 to adult. Parents should attend with their children and adults can attend on their own.   Bring your creativity and ideas. 

Registration required. 
Limit of 2 cat castle/pet perches per family.

Please call to register.


Explore Celtic Music

Thu, Jun 21st

1:30pm - 2:30pm  



Kilted Spirit Musicians will be here to delight you with their Celtic music. This will include a combination of jigs & reels, traditional Irish songs, sing-alongs, and modern covers of Celtic rock. This family-friendly program is for youth and adults. Please call to register. Seating is limited.

Please note that children under age 5 may not be ready to sit still for an hour of Irish music.


Coco Inspired Sugar Skulls (Teens Paint)

Fri, Jun 22nd

1:00pm - 2:15pm

KD's Studio LLC presents

Coco inspired Sugar Skull Painting for teens ages 12 and up.


KD’s studio instructor will provide instruction for participants to create their own painting on canvas. We will provide canvas, paints, pallets, brushes, cups and quality instruction.

This event is limited to 16 participants. It is imperative to register for this event. Call the Desert Foothills Library for this fun opportunity.


Clarissa’s Feel Good Series – Italian Gluten-Free Cooking Class

Thu, Jun 28th

11:00am - 12:30pm

Learn how to make sumptuous Italian Gluten Free meals based on Clarissa Burt and Rita Romano’s The Italian Gluten Free Gastronomy Cookbook.  You can now eat pasta, pizza and pane (bread) without the dangers of gluten.  Clarissa has been highly gluten intolerant for the last 30 years. Once identified and eliminated she long longer suffers the life threatening anaphylactic shocks and ambulance rides to the emergency room. Gluten, the naturally occurring proteins in wheat, barley and rye can be life-threatening to people with celiac disease causing diarrhea, bloating, gas, fatigue, low blood count (anemia), osteoporosis, autoimmune diseases such as Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Ulcerative colitis, Lupus, Psoriasis, Scleroderma or Multiple Sclerosis. Migraine headaches, inflammation, swelling or pain in your joints such as fingers, knees or hips is also common in gluten intolerance.

Register: 480-488-2286 $20.00 per person


DFLA Book Club

Our Book Club meets at the Library at 10 a.m. on the second Thursday of every month




Craft n Chat

Every 4th Monday of the month


1:00pm - 3:00pm


Do you knit, crochet, or practice another needle-craft? Join The Happy Hookers meet monthly for companionable creating and conversation! No registration.


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