Apache Junction city offices closed Independence Day

The city of Apache Junction will close all administrative offices on Wednesday, July 4, in observation of Independence Day. Emergency services through the police department will not be impacted by the holiday. The Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, Apache Junction Public Library and the Paws and Claws Care Center all will be closed on Wednesday, July […]

Celebrate Family STEM Day at Apache Junction Library April 28

Learn about forensic science, view solar flares and walk through a bus outfitted for space travel at the Apache Junction Public Library Family STEM Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 28. Families are invited to collaborate, engage and inspire while celebrating the STEM fields: science, technology, engineering and math at an open house […]

Apache Junction LibraryCON promises day of fun, information

The Apache Junction Public Library has a day of free events for the family 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 24, during LibraryCON. Panels, prizes, photos, costumes and more make up the seven-hour event at the library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, Apache Junction. Those who attend will meet characters from “Star Wars,” “Ghostbusters” and more. There will be a […]

Winter lecture series Tuesdays through Feb. 27 at Apache Junction Public Library

The 2018 Winter Lecture Series in the New Program Room at the Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, ends today at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 27 with Carolyn O’Bagy Davis and “Cameron Trading Post.” The Winter Lecture series is sponsored by the Friends of the Apache Junction Public Library, Brookdale Senior Living Solutions and […]

Frankenstein comes to life March 13 at the Apache Junction library

The Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, in partnership with the National Science Foundation and Arizona State University, will present FrankenSTEM Lab at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 13. All ages are invited and no registration is required. Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is celebrating its 200th anniversary, but its themes continue to resonate in our technological […]

Winter lecture series Tuesdays through Feb. 27 at Apache Junction Public Library

The 2018 Winter Lecture Series in the New Program Room at the Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, continues at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 20 with Eric Larson and “Salute to Veterans.” Following will be: •Carolyn O’Bagy Davis, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 27, “Cameron Trading Post.” The Winter Lecture series is sponsored by the Friends […]

Winter lecture series Tuesdays through Feb. 27 at Apache Junction Public Library

The 2018 Winter Lecture Series in the New Program Room at the Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, continues at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 6 with R. Casey Davis and “Hi Jolly and Mystery of the U.S. Army Camel Corps.” Following will be: •Jill Sullivan, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 13, “Bands of Sisters: U.S. Women’s Military […]

Winter lecture series Tuesdays through Feb. 27 at Apache Junction Public Library

The 2018 Winter Lecture Series in the New Program Room at the Apache Junction Public Library, 1177 N. Idaho Road, continues at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 30 with Elsie Szecsy and “Diamond Jubilee of Cadet Nurses in Arizona, Stories of Service.”  Following will be: •R. Casey Davis, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 6, “Hi Jolly and Mystery of […]

Harry Potter Book Night Feb. 1 at Apache Junction Public Library

The fourth annual Harry Potter Book Night will be celebrated at the Apache Junction Public Library and throughout the world on Thursday, Feb. 1. The fun kicks off at 6 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m. at the library, 1177 N. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. At “Harry Potter Book Night: Fantastic Beasts,” participants will […]

Library Director Spencer Paden honored for 30 years with city of Apache Junction

  Apache Junction Public Library Director Spencer Paden, left, was honored at the Nov. 15 Apache Junction City Council meeting for 30 years of service to the city. At right is Apache Junction City Manager Bryant Powell. The library is at 1177 N. Idaho Road.