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

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Desert Foothills Library Independent Film Festival 2016 (7/8-8/26)

Fridays, July 8 to August 26th

10:30am - 12:30pm  

 

Free popcorn and soft drinks! Exceptional selections from film festivals around the world.  No registration. 

July 8: Tim's Vermeer. Director Teller. 80 min. Inventor Tim Jenison seeks to discover painting
technique of Vermeer. Documentary 2013


July 15: Labyrinth of Lies -. Director Giulio Ricciarelli. 124 min. A story that exposes the
conspiracy of prominent German institutions and government branches to cover up the crimes of
Nazis during World War II. Subtitles. German Drama, History 2014


July 22: The Day I Saw Your Heart. Director Jennifer Devoldere. 98 min. Light romantic
comedy. French subtitles 2011


July 29: Lemon Tree. Director Eran Riklis. 106 minutes. The story of a Palestinian widow who
must defend her lemon tree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and
threatens to have her lemon grove torn down. Israeli with subtitles. Drama 2008


August 5: Women He's Dressed. Director Gillian Armstrong. 95 min.The life of Australian
costume designer Orry-Kelly. Bio-Pic 2015


August 12: Phoenix. Director Christian Petzold. 98 minutes. A disfigured Holocaust survivor
sets out to determine if the man she loved betrayed her trust. Drama 2015


August 19: Suffragette - Director Sarah Gavron 106 min. The foot soldiers of the early feminist
movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse
with an increasingly brutal State. Drama Biography History 2015


August 26: Tanna. Directors Martin Butler & Bentley Dean. 100 min South Pacific scenes of lush
forests, crystal water falls & angry volcano. Based on actual events of tradition. Romance 2015

 

Silk Screen T-shirt Printing for Teens with Red Roholl

Tuesday, July 12th

11:00am - 12:45pm


These fun events help participants learn about this unique and special way to express themselves. Each participant designs and prepares their own artwork and then prints a one-of-a-kind T-shirt using the Silkscreen Printing art form. We print a 2 color blend in about 1.5 hours. I bring all equipment and supplies, including T-shirts. Finished shirts are permanent, washable, and very colorful. These programs do not make a mess! As a Master Printmaker, I explain in careful detail the techniques of printing. I work closely with the participants to resolve technical questions and to help insure that their shirts are professional quality and a true reflection of their creative efforts. 

Ages 12 to 18 only.

 

Call 480-488-2286 to register.

 

Teen Zentangle® Art Class

Tuesday, July 19th

1:30pm - 3:30pm


Taught by certified Zentangle® instructor Camille Obert-Goralski.


Ages 12 - 18


Call to register.

 

 

 

DFLA Book Club

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

 

Details

 

 

For a more complete schedule of programs and events, please click here

 

 

Adult Events Brochure July

Youth Events Brochure July