Issue 18 | April 2019
Pinal County
Library District
NEWSLETTER
Make the Most of Your Library...Digital Books & Movies!
Did you know you can check out titles from your library without ever leaving home? Our digital collections give you access to streaming and downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, music, magazines, and television shows, all free with your library card!

  • Our Hoopla service provides streaming movies, tv, and music.
  • CloudLibrary is our collection of popular and bestselling eBook titles.
  • RBDigital provides hundreds of downloadable eAudiobooks, as well as a collection of classic titles in eBook format.
  • RBDigital Magazines gives you access to dozens of popular magazines that you can read online, download, and keep.

You can access all of these great collections through the Library District website, or download the apps and use the services on your tablet or smartphone!
Featured Events This Month
There's a lot going on at your library! Here are a few programs taking place at libraries around Pinal County this month. Find these programs and more on our Events Calendar .
Saturday, July 6 at 9:00 AM
Florence Community Library
778 N. Main St. 
Florence, AZ 85132
(520) 868-8311

Enjoy a morning of learning and creating using a variety of prepackaged building kits! The workshop will provide a lively environment, emphasizing skill-building, creativity, and safety. Representatives from Home Depot will guide participants in using the materials.
Space is limited, and advance registration is strongly recommended.
Monday, July 8 at 10:00 AM
Maricopa Public Library
41600 West Smith-Enke Road Building #10
Maricopa, AZ 85138
(520) 568-2926

Kaden is very young, but very talented magician. Get your ooh’s and ahh’s ready, you’re going to be blown away.
 
For more information please contact the library directly.
Tuesday, July 9 at 10:00 AM
Apache Junction Public Library
1177 N. Idaho Rd. 
Apache Junction, AZ 85119 
(480) 474-8555

Join us at the library for Preschool Summer Camp. STEM activities, literacy, sensory play, and art for ages 2-5.
  
For more information, please contact the library directly.
Wednesday, July 10
Vista Grande Public Library
1556 N. Arizola Rd
Casa Grande, Arizona 85122
(520) 421-8652

Come sign up for 20 minutes with the Lenova Daydream VR Headset, bring your phones and download free apps to use the Merge Cubes, Color in a book that comes to life and experience VR space cards.
Call the Vista Grande Library to reserve your time! 520-421-8652 ext. 5019
Fridays at 1:00 PM
Eloy-Santa Cruz Public Library
1000 N. Main St.
Eloy, Arizona 85131
(520) 466-3814

Join us to check out some classic John Hughes High School Comedies from the 1980s.
Monday, July 15 at 2:30 PM
160 W. Central Avenue
Coolidge, AZ 85128
(520) 723-6030

Learn tricks and tips with the library's own Victoria and Victoria. Join them for talks on tech issues that relate to you most, and for one-on-one lessons on password safety, social media use, and much more.
Want More Upcoming Events?
Check our Calendars!
The Events Calendar on our website lists many of the programs happening in libraries around the county.

Some of the larger local libraries also have their own, more detailed calendars:
Research Spotlight
Our libraries are fun places with a lot of entertainment to offer, but we also provide great research tools. We offer subscription research databases that you can access for free with your library card.
This month's feature database:

Global Issues In Context ties together a wealth of authoritative content to give you a global perspective on the most important issues of the modern world. Updated on a daily basis, it provides news, viewpoints, country information, primary source documents, videos, and more.

You can find Global Issues in Context, along with all our other research databases, on our library's   research page. 
Pinal County Library District
520-866-6457