Our monthly series about what’s happening at the Pima County Public Library.
If any of your kids are like mine, they're bored right when they get home from school. Most days, I try to find things for my son to do at home.
The Flowing Wells branch of the Pima County Public Library will reopen next week after damage caused by a fire Wednesday night is repaired.
A "Star Wars" light saber for one person is a telescope for another, as 4-year-old Raiden Vasquez demonstrates. Raiden peered through his paper-towel-roll and construction-paper creation on Saturday during Star Wars Reads Day. The event was at the Flowing Wells branch of the Pima County Publ…
You probably won't see this in any "Star Wars" movies: A clone trooper (Philip Gray) taking a sip of punch. Star Wars Reads Day included various thematic items, including Palpatine Punch and Princess Leia Cinnamon Buns. The library has lots of regular and special events - go to www.library.p…
Darth Vader - better known as Richard Anglen - takes a break from all the light-saber battles. Anglen and his family were among the 75 or so people at Star Wars Reads Day on Saturday.
Princess Leia, aka 4-year-old Bianca Ashby, defends her turf at the library.
Juggler James Reid concentrates on controlling a 12-pound bowling ball and a set of bowling pins during a free juggling workshop at the Oro Valley Public Library. The workshop was held last Thursday. Reid, from Phoenix, travels the state performing and teaching the skill. Another free worksh…
Aubrey Lamb, 13, laughs when juggler James Reid pretends to lose control of a 12-pound bowling ball he is juggling.
Melissa Wagner, 12, tries to keep two balls in the air during the workshop.