Events for Kids and Teens
Keeper of the Lost Cities
Fandom Event. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 4 p.m.
Get transported to the vibrant world of the Lost Cities! Celebrate the epic adventures and dynamic characters of the beloved book series Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger. For youth, ages 10-14. Register online at the Youth Desk or call 928.777.1537.
Lego Expo. Thursday, Oct. 13, 4 p.m.
Master builders, assemble! We’ll provide the LEGOs and lots of space. You bring your imagination and enthusiasm! For children, ages 5
Tabletop Games for Teens. Thursday, Oct. 20, 4 p.m.
Drop by the library to play fun and engaging board games testing your logic, problem-solving and superior gaming abilities. Games include Splendor, Quacks, Azul, Galaxy Trucker, Mystic Vale and multiple versions of Ticket to Ride, among others. Most games are for 2-5 players so bring your friends or come solo and challenge another teen. For teens, ages 13-18.
Festive Family Events
Crisp October air and freshly fallen leaves usher in holiday excitement at the library. For families in search of festive activities, here are a few library events to put on the calendar.
Trick or Treat for Little Ones. Tuesday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m.
Stories and songs followed by trick-or-treating inside the library. Costumes are encouraged! For children, ages 0-5. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.
Haunted House for Kids. Thursday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m.
Enjoy a mildly spooky stroll through our dark and twisty haunted house! This family-friendly event is for kids, teens and fearless families. Costumes are encouraged! Hosted by Prescott Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group (TAG). Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.
Questions about Youth and Family events? Call 928.777.1537.
Star Talks: ASU Explores
the Solar System
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 6 p.m.
Please join Dr. David Williams of Arizona State University for a talk focused around the current missions that ASU faculty and students are involved in that explore the planets, moons and asteroids of our solar system. This is an in-person event with a Zoom option. Registration is required.
Preparing to Care for Your Loved One: A Caregiver’s Guide
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 6 p.m.
AARP and PPL team up to bring you Judy Sayles Kimberly Felt, retired clinical associate professor from ASU College of Nursing, who will discuss how you can find information, resources and checklists to help get you organized and find the support that you might need as you prepare to care for a loved one.
Thursday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m.
Risa Little, Medicare benefits specialist with Northern Arizona Council of Governments (NACOG) and the Arizona State Health Insurance Assistance Programs, will talk about Medicare A and B enrollment, issues surrounding employee insurance versus Medicare; Medicare Part C-Advantage Plans, and Medicare Part D-Prescription Drug Plans. Q&A to follow.
Questions about Adult Events? Call 928.777.1526.
Sunday 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Mon, Fri, Sat 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tues – Thurs 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
or call 928.777.1500 for