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program highlights


From Under the Russian Snow

Thu, Jan 18th

10:00am - 11:30am


Author Michelle Carter will discuss her second book, From Under the Russian Snow, a memoir of the remarkable and challenging year she served as the USIA's Journalist-in-Residence in Russia, midwifing newspaper professional through the birth of an independent press in the post-Soviet, pre-Putin bubble of freedom. Books will be available at $25  cash for hard cover (or $14.95 for paperbacks) Part of the proceeds of book sales will be donated to the Library by the author.


Register: 480-488-2286.


How Women, Widows, and Couples Can Increase Income & Reduce Taxes

Wed, Jan 24th

10:30am - 12:30pm


Presented by Dr. Harold Wong, PhD Economics (UC Berkeley), the long-time financial columnist for The AZ Republic. Register: 480-488-2286.


Vision Board Party

Sat, Jan 27th

10:30am - 3:00pm


A vision board is a collage representing things you would like to attract to your life. We will begin with a short guided meditation to get grounded - clear of our intentions and dreams for 2018. Please be punctual as to not disturb the group meditation. You’ll cut pictures and phrases out of our huge assortment of magazines (or your own magazines and photos). Glue the images and words onto a piece of poster board and place it somewhere you can see it on a regular basis -- then watch the magic happen! A special bonus:enjoy a lesson in using the power of Feng Shui on your vision board with Ro Rusnock, owner of Elements and Energy


BRING: poster board (maximum size 22 x 28) glue sticks and scissors (labeled with your initials). 


BRING To Share: Yummy and healthy lunch item. 


We will provide: magazines, water and iced tea, plates, utensils. Limited seating. 


Register: 480-488-2286.


Cost: $25.


How to Maximize your Social Security & other Retirement Income

Sat, Feb 3rd

10:30am - 12:30pm

Presented by Dr. Harold Wong, PhD Economics (UC Berkeley), the long-time financial columnist for The AZ Republic. 


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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