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The Library has lots of fun events for families and kids this summer.

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The Literate Foodie Club

Monday, June 6th

1:00pm - 2:30pm 




Join us in the Literate Foodie group on Monday June 6, 2016, from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Desert Foothills Library to celebrate that most iconic of American foods--- PIE!! We will read the highly entertaining “Save Room for Pie” by Roy Blount, Jr; and we will be sampling the wonderful pies provided by Cave Creek baker and chef extraordinaire, Susan Fiebig. Coffee and tea also provided. Cost $10 per person; please register in advance as space is limited. And remember: Any time of the day is a good time for pie! Questions? Contact danarakinic@gmail.com.

Do you love food, books, cooking and conversation? The Literate Foodie Club will explore food writing, food and travel experiences, food history, chefs, restaurants, food in literature, wild and crazy food experiences, regional/world cuisines--- nothing is off limits! Of course there will be snacks, guest chefs and speakers, fun and good company—and yes, we will read some books, too! 1st Mondays each month, with special meetings and “field trips” to be announced periodically. Facilitated by Dana Rakinic. Bon appetite!


Limited space; register early! 480-488-2286.


Cost: $10


Desert Foothills Gallery Hot Summer Show Reception. ALL WELCOME.

Saturday, June 4th

4:00pm - 5:30pm 


Enjoy Prosecco and light h’ordeuvres and meet the artists whose work is displayed at the Desert Foothills Gallery. All welcome!


How You can Maximize your Social Security & other Retirement Income

Saturday, June 4th

10:30am - 12:30pm 


• Learn how to coordinate benefits with your spouse to maximize your potential income
• How to integrate Social Security with other sources of retirement income
• What the Social Security office doesn't tell you
• How to increase retirement income even if you take Social Security at age 62
• Don't assume that claiming Social Security at 62 is your best option

Presented by Dr. Harold Wong, PhD Economics, who writes the AZ Republic money column.


Register: 480-488-2286.




DFLA Book Club

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





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