Celebrate Black Voices: Art Exhibithttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2590Library12/8/2022 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2590/Newsroom_LIB_BHM-ArtCall (1).jpgCelebrate Black Voices: Art Exhibit<div class="ExternalClass6C5D3D5C33F646E29CA8D17077BE61F2"><html> <p></p> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span> <p>Phoenix Public Library is hosting its annual virtual art exhibit in February celebrating Black History Month. Young artists in grades K-12 are invited to draw an important person or event celebrating the African American experience. Entries will be displayed in a virtual art gallery on Phoenix Public Library's website and featured on our social media pages. </p> <p>Entries are being excepted now through <strong>5:00 p.m. on January 22, 2023</strong> and may be submitted at any of the 17 Phoenix Public Library locations or by email at <a href="mailto:socialmedialibrary@phoenix.gob" target="_blank">socialmedialibrary@phoenix.go</a>v. For complete rules, library locations and printable submission forms visit <a href="https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/kids" target="_blank">phoenixpubliclibrary.org/kids</a>. ​<br></p> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span> <p>​<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
Holidays At Harmon Parkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2591Library12/8/2022 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2591/Newsroom_LIB_Holidays (003).jpgHolidays At Harmon Park<div class="ExternalClass1A51F54A07954573920A0B3A9CC5A2D9"><html> <p> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>On Saturday, December 17<sup>th</sup> from 9-11 am, celebrate the holidays at Harmon Park located at 1425 S. 5<sup>th</sup> Ave. 85003. Bring the family to enjoy cookies and hot chocolate with Santa, attend Storytime with nationally acclaimed local author Stella Pope Duarte or stroll StoryWalk. This program is sponsored by Phoenix Public Library, Phoenix Parks & Recreation and Phoenix Revitalization Corporation. Visit the Phoenix Public Library <a target="_blank" href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/event/10011815">calendar</a> for further details. ​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span>​</p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
Celebrate Junie B. Jones Week at Burton Barr Central Libraryhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2458Library8/23/2022 6:40:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2458/Newsroom_Library_JunieBJones-Week.jpgCelebrate Junie B. Jones Week at Burton Barr Central Library<div class="ExternalClassA0618AB7F84D46ED9C1456ABEFB47DC5"><html> <p>​​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start">​</span>It's back to school ttime and Phoenix Public Library is celebrating with Junie B. Jones Week August 22nd – August 27th. This Saturday August 27th, come play Junie B. Book Bingo from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at <a href="https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/locations" target="_blank">Burton Barr Central Library</a> for fun, and a chance to win prizes. Every child will receive a free Junie B. Jones book to take home. ​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
Century Library Closing For Maintenancehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2432Library8/2/2022 6:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2432/Newsroom_Library_CenturyLibrary (1).jpgCentury Library Closing For Maintenance<div class="ExternalClass807D2349F3554F1DBE90E7AD80214BA9"><html> <p> <strong>​​Century Library will be closed for maintenance from Monday, August 22 through Sunday, October 2. </strong>Century Library's book drop will <strong>not</strong> be available during this time. For details regarding Century's temporary closure visit <a target="_blank" href="https://action.phoenix.gov/c1.pl?6a6cf4b516b145930855ea8a9c07fb6d615e907246a4a323fcd2abdbf92c276a">Century Library's Hours and Location </a>page. To discover our other locations for book drops and which location you can temporarily select as your preferred holds pickup location, visit the <a target="_blank" href="https://action.phoenix.gov/c1.pl?3c52404ba602a90dddf926552293fee34e47bc2547191d0363b1b6ccb9ef605a">Locations & Hours </a>page on <a target="_blank" href="https://action.phoenix.gov/c1.pl?184706fa534ff0a91bde6469a04a14497f85ccd912c98871f7f718efbe013c59">phoenixpubliclibrary.org </a></p> <p>Book drops are available 24/7 at all <strong>open</strong> locations. <br></p> <p> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
Business Roadmap Series Returns!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2424Library7/26/2022 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2424/Newsroom_Library_BusinessRoadmap-1.jpgBusiness Roadmap Series Returns!<div class="ExternalClassB99FF91FC5AC49CF8B8373385CE01CC0"><html> <p>​Calling those that are ready to start a business in Phoenix! Phoenix Public Library's StartUpPHX is excited to announce the return of its premiere Business Roadmap Series, offered in both English (Business Roadmap) and Spanish (Mapa Para Su Negocio). An 8-session series, this signature program helps Arizona entrepreneurs with specialized expertise in legal issues, target markets, budgeting, and pricing, setting milestones, and accessing capital.</p> <p>Both Business Roadmap and Mapa Para Su Negocio series start on August 2, 2022 and are being held in person inside StartUpPHX at Burton Barr Central Library. Additional Business Roadmap and Mapa Para Su Negocio series are scheduled to be offered online and at additional Phoenix Public Library locations throughout the fall. Visit <a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/acacia?cid=-1&t=g&d=0000-00-00&cal=-1&ct=55221&inc=0" target="_blank">Business Roadmap/Mapa Para Su Negocio</a> for location, schedule, and registration details.</p> <p>Sign up today because your business starts here, and we are excited to help!<br></p> <p> <em>Registration required. By registering, you are committing to attend all 8 sessions. Capacity is limited. </em><br></p><p>Contact: Lee Franklin, Community Relations Manager, lee.franklin@phoenix.gov</p><p> </p><p> ​<img alt="" class="" style="margin:5px;" /><span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><img style="margin:5px;" class="" alt="" />​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><img style="margin:5px;" class="" alt="" /><span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br><strong>About StartUpPHX:</strong> <br> </p><p>StartUpPHX is a discovery space for business entrepreneurs, combining elements of a co-working space with expert library fact-finding services and resources located on the 2nd floor of Phoenix Public Library's flagship, Burton Barr Central Library. For more information, please visit https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/startupphx or call (602) 262-4636 during business hours.​​<img style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;margin:5px;" class="" alt="" /><img style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;margin:5px;" alt="" class="" /></p><p> <strong>About the Facilitators:</strong> <br> </p><p>​The Compass CBS Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that focuses on developing resources to help strengthen a diverse, inclusive, and sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem in Arizona. The Foundation's founding board members have been doing economic development work in the state of Arizona since 2011. It's founder, Edgar R. Olivo, helped launch the first version of the Business Roadmap Program in 2014. In 2018, the Compass CBS Foundation was established to continue serving the needs of minority entrepreneurs and bilingual small business owners. Their work in entrepreneur ecosystems, economic recovery efforts, sustainability, and financial readiness programs reach audiences across the country. To learn more about the Compass CBS Foundation, please visit MyBizAZ.com.<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
“hive @ central” is Now StartUpPHXhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2133Library11/9/2021 4:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2133/Newsroom_Library_StartUpPHX-2.jpg“hive @ central” is Now StartUpPHX<div class="ExternalClass24A26C9AC374499BB6A5906B9AB8DBD0"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>Phoenix Public Library’s hive @ central, an entrepreneurial resource and services program is now StartUpPHX! Providing refreshed programing, resources and networking opportunities to local business creators, StartUpPHX’s mission is to provide free robust services and support for entrepreneurs. Specialized programs such as, “<a target="_blank" href="https://phoenixpubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=182557&backTo=List&startDate=2021/11/03&endDate=2021/12/31">Developing a Lean Business Plan,</a>” “<a target="_blank" href="https://phoenixpubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=182625&backTo=List&startDate=2021/11/03&endDate=2021/12/03">New Business Startup,</a>” “<a target="_blank" href="https://phoenixpubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=182627&backTo=List&startDate=2021/11/03&endDate=2021/12/03">You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know About…Communication</a>” and more, are available for anyone wanting to bring new and local business ideas to fruition. Visit <a target="_blank" href="https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/StartUpPHX">StartUpPHX</a> to learn more.​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
South Mountain Community Library is Reopeninghttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/2025Library8/12/2021 8:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2025/Newsroom_SMCL Exterior.jpgSouth Mountain Community Library is Reopening<div class="ExternalClass86F6073F9CED4340B8AB4BADDD313B34"><html> <p></p> <p>Beginning Saturday, August 14th, South Mountain Community Library will be open to the public the following hours:</p> <p style="text-align:center;"> <strong>Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.</strong> </p> <p style="text-align:center;"> <strong>Friday and Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.</strong> </p> <p>For your convenience advanced reservations are available at <a href="file:///P:/Admin/Community%20Relations/Monthly%20Communications/PHXNewsroom/2020/phoenixpubliclibrary.org" target="_blank">phoenixpubliclibrary.org.</a> Drop-in customers may request a reservation at the door as available. The building occupancy will have a designated number allotted for drop-in customers.</p> <p>Please note, everyone entering a City of Phoenix facility (which includes all Phoenix Public Library locations) is required to wear a mask regardless of vaccination status. For more details regarding how City of Phoenix is following CDC Guidelines, please visit the <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1561" target="_blank">City of Phoenix's COVID-19 Information</a> page on <a href="file:///P:/Admin/Community%20Relations/Monthly%20Communications/PHXNewsroom/2020/phoenix.gov" target="_blank">phoenix.gov</a>. </p> <p>For complete details and the most current Phoenix Public Library information, please visit <a href="file:///P:/Admin/Community%20Relations/Monthly%20Communications/PHXNewsroom/2020/phoenixpubliclibrary.org" target="_blank">phoenixpubliclibrary.org</a>.<br></p> <p>​</p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary
Phoenix Public Library Is Expanding Hours!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/library/1956Library6/17/2021 9:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1956/Newsroom_Library_Restoration-InBuildingVisits.jpgPhoenix Public Library Is Expanding Hours!<div class="ExternalClass38C3B3BAD859448DA513C3A30B1A4623"><html> <p>Beginning Monday, June 21st Phoenix Public Library will be suspending curbside service and returning to all in-building service at 16 of its locations with new, expanded hours (South Mountain Community Library remains closed at this time).  Come visit your favorite library location during our expanded Summer schedule to browse the shelves, pick up a hold, check out a laptop or WiFi hotspot, use a computer or convert your eCard to a full-service library card.  Phoenix Public Library's new, expanded in-building service hours are:  </p><p><strong>Burton Barr:</strong></p><p>   Mon, Fri, Sat                 9 a.m to 5 p.m.</p><p>   Tues, Wed, Thur           9 a.m. to 7 p.m.</p><p>   Sun                                 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.</p><p><strong>Agave, Cesar Chavez, Cholla, Desert Broom, Ironwood, Juniper, Mesquite, Palo Verde, Saguaro, Yucca:</strong></p><p>   Mon, Fri, Sat                 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.</p><p>   Tue, Wed, Thur            9 a.m. to 6 p.m.</p><p><strong>Acacia, Century, Desert Sage, Harmon, Ocotillo</strong>:</p><p>   Mon, Fri, Sat                 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.</p><p>   Tue, Wed, Thur             10 a.m. to 6 p.m.</p><p>​Masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people, go to the City of <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1917" target="_blank">Phoenix Newsroom</a> Page for details. To keep up to date on all of the latest Phoenix Public Library developments, please visit our website at <a href="http://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/" target="_blank">www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org</a>.<br></p> <br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/libraryNewslibraryLibrary






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