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Crafty Card Making

Sat, Oct 21st

10:30am - 12:30pm


We’ll make cards for every season, every reason!  Join in the fun with Card Maker Melissa Sunde, who will have all the supplies cut and ready, and will help guide you in making 3 greeting cards.  You’ll learn new stamping techniques and how to use all kinds of new supplies.  Don’t worry if you feel you are not creative – it’s a class for everyone!  Bring double-sided adhesive tape, or purchase at the class for $3.  


Registration Required by Wednesday, October 18, to allow time for preparing class supplies:  480-488-2286. 


Cost:  $20.00.


Author Showcase

Tue, Oct 24th

10:00am - 11:30am


Join four local authors as they briefly tell their stories and discuss their books, which will be available for sale and signing. Books range from $10 to $20. Please bring cash or checks. We will have cake and tea to celebrate our authors.


 Register: 480-488-2286.


Appetite, by Sheila Grinell. When Jenn announces she’s marrying an Indian guru, her parents sense a disaster in the making. Will a clash between generations tear their family apart? Realist and engrossing. 

Crossing the Line: A Marriage Across Borders, 
by Linda Valdez. A memoir that sheds new light on the southern border and Mexican immigration. Two lovers fate through a mistranslated wedding ceremony and a mighty barrier. Inspiring, heartfelt and funny. 

Seasonal Allergy Solution, 
by Dr. Jake Psenka. Kiss your allergies goodbye! Target the root cause of seasonal allergies and be free of allergy medication. Highly detailed, providing invaluable information.

From the Back Wood Of Canada, 
by Yvonne Pallini. A true story of an orphan girl from Quebec. Her struggles to survive and determination to overcome many adversities. Denotes courage and faith.


Antique & Collectible Appraisal Show

Sat, Oct 28th

12:30pm - 3:00pm


Renowned Art & Antiques expert, Elena Kohn, will provide an informal presentation regarding appraisals on your antiques and collectibles. Categories of accepted objects include: fine art, furniture (small pieces), ceramics, glassware, vintage photographs, advertising, folk art, assorted toys, metalware, clocks, costume jewelry and antiques. Appraisals limited to the first 40 registered. Registration is limited to two items per person. All proceeds benefit the Library. Questions? Call (480) 203-2311 or email info@artfortune.com


Register: 480-488-2286.


Cost: $25 for verbal evaluation.


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

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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