Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Big Trains at Mesa Library

The Arizona Big Train Operators (ABTO) model train club is back this year bringing more model trains and scenic dioramas to share. 

The free exhibit will run from July 27 to Aug. 1 at the Mesa Main Library, 64 E. First St., in the Saguaro Room.

Hours for the exhibit are: Monday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

A raffle prize for free coach tickets on the Verde Canyon Railroad and Grand Canyon Railway will be given away. 

For more information please visit the Library’s website: http://www.mesalibrary.org

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Raising dairy goats in the City of Mesa

Goats
Join Mesa's own Garden Pool experts for a free talk covering the ins and outs of raising dairy goats at home. The workshop will take place on Thursday, July 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library, 64 E. First St. in the Saguaro Room.

Participants will learn everything from choosing and finding goats to zoning issues, as well as the care, keeping, and milking of dairy goats. This workshop is free and open to the public. Garden Pool is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to provide the public with agricultural and horticultural knowledge and skills.

Every month, the Mesa Library’s "Downtown DIY" series features a different do-it-yourself topic provided by local experts. Drop in to pick up the know-how, tips, and techniques you need to create with confidence.

For more information visit: www.MesaLibrary.org or call (480) 644-3100