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program highlights


East Africa: the Land, Wildlife and People

Thu, Dec 14th

3:00pm - 4:00pm


Through his presentation, speaker Donald Pearman Jr. will share his month long travel ventures in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Meet the people away from the urban areas -- especially the Maasai. Visit the Great Rift Valley and experience the wild animals up-close and personal. Register: 480-488-2286.


A Fine Madness

Wed, Jan 3rd

11:00am - 12:00pm


Legends of the mad genius and tortured artist fill the pages of art history.  Are all artists on the edge of insanity?  Delve into the lives of ten artists who faced mental illness throughout their lives.   Take a 500 year journey from the brooding of Michelangelo to the bizarreness of Dali to see how abnormal psychology changed the art world, and how art can heal the soul.  Artists covered are:  Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Bernini, Goya, Turner, Van Gogh, Munch, O’Keeffe, Rothko, and Dali. Presented by Lisa White, docent of The Phoenix Art Museum


Register: 480-488-2286.


Employee Financial Crimes

Sat, Jan 6th

10:30am - 11:30am


Jo-Ann M. Humphrey has an international credential for the detection and prevention of financial crimes. She helps businesses protect themselves from the devastating effects of various types of financial crime. 

Register: 480-488-2286.



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


December 2017 will be held on the 3rd 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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