Extending hours, dropping late-fee fines for youth materials before Apache Junction library board June 27

The Apache Junction Library Board of Trustees is to vote Thursday on increasing library hours for Mondays and Wednesdays, staying open until 8 p.m. It is presently open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The board of trustees meets at 6:30 p.m. June 27 at the […]

Summer reading program begins May 28 in Apache Junction

The Apache Junction Public Library is set to kick off its 2019 all-ages summer reading program — “A Universe of Stories.” Sign up for the program beginning May 28 at apachejunctionlibrary.azsummerreading.org. Read and log 1,000 minutes by July 6 to pick a free book at the Scholastic Book Fair from July 8-13. Free weekly prizes will […]

Apache Junction announces Memorial Day closures

The City of Apache Junction will close all administrative offices Monday, May 27 in observation of Memorial Day. Emergency services through the Police Department will not be impacted by the holiday. The Apache Junction Paws and Claws Care Center will be open normal hours, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 25, according to a […]

LibraryCon at Apache Junction Public Library

The Apache Junction Public Library is hosting a full-day of free events for the whole family at LibraryCon. Panels, prizes, photos and a costume contest are planned at the 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 16, LibraryCon at the library, 1177 N. Idaho. “Meet your favorites – Star Wars, Ghostbusters, Power Rangers, superheroes and more. Experience […]

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance offers free income-tax preparation

Local residents who made less than $66,000 this year may be able to qualify to have their taxes done for free by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program through the United Way of Pinal County. Last year the VITA program prepared 1,300 tax returns across Pinal County, providing $1.5 million in refunds, according to a […]

City of Apache Junction holiday hours for Monday, Jan. 21

The city of Apache Junction announces that all administrative offices are closed on Monday, Jan. 21 in observation of Civil Rights Day. Emergency services through the Apache Junction Police Department will not be impacted by the holiday, according to a press release. The Apache Junction Public Library will also be closed. Contact the library at […]

City schedules pickup, drop-off time for local artwork

The city of Apache Junction requests that all artists who contributed art for the most recent City Hall and library displays pick up their pieces 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13. The city also will be accepting art for the next exhibition at the same time and at the same location – City Hall, 300 E. […]