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Asante Library Surprise

asante library surprise

Asante Library is the newest member of the Maricopa County Library District. Officially opened in February 2020, this library now especially services the northwest corner of Surprise that has been rapidly growing the past few years. We actually did a park review of Asante Park a few years ago when there was not much around-and…

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Mr. Fossil’s Dino Farm

Mr Dino fossil farm

Do you have a child that loves Dinosaurs? Our house is full of dino lovers! Mr. Fossil’s Dino Farm is a follow up board book to a game that creator Jason Heath, owner of Game on 23rd made up while playing with a friend’s son. He wanted to create a game that would be enjoyable…

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Musings of a 10der Heart

musings of a 10der heart

Musings of a 10der (tender) Heart By Bev Galligan is a wonderful book, especially for girls. If you have ever had a little sister (or brother) that has annoyed you, this may be a great book for you to read. If you have a child that has a sibling that is constantly annoying them, this…

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Avondale Civic Center Library

avondale civic center library

The Avondale Civic Center Library is right near American Sports Center in Avondale and is located within the Civic Center where the City Hall, Police Department, Planning and zoning and City Court is located. The Avondale Civic Center Library is one large room with a few offices and small meeting rooms, and a bookstore, classes…

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The Adventures of Bruce and Friends-Gale Leach Author

adventures of bruce and friends

The Adventures of Bruce and Friends by Gale Leach is a wonderful, wholesome book about a caterpillar that isn’t sure if he will turn into a moth or a butterfly. Bruce feels like an outcast from his community, and is trying to find a place that will accept him for him. The Adventures of Bruce…

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Songercise at the Library

I have heard so much about Songercise at the library but never went. We finally went today and it was fun for my 3 and 2 year old, but a bit juvenile for my 5 year old (ah homeschooling problems!). While most of the library is to the right (if you enter the from the…

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Peoria Main Library

After seeing all the great things Peoria Library was doing for Free Activities  I had to check out the library with my kids. The Main library is in South Peoria off of Olive (on Monroe St), and near a lot of city facility buildings as well. The parking area for the library is not too large, but…

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Northwest Regional Library-Surprise

Although my family frequents the Northwest Regional Library, almost on a weekly basis, I realized I still needed to write a blog post about it! The Northwest Regional Library is a very popular spot. Located on Bullard Ave, across from the Baseball fields and next to the huge park, it gets a lot of traffic.…

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Phoenix Public Library

The Phoenix Public Library had a special “super hero” day, so I decided to check it out with my kiddos and check out the Children’s area as well. There are 17, yes 17 branches! We went to the main library, which is the Burton Barr Central Library on Central Ave.   To get into the…

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