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Glendale Heroes Library Branch

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The Glendale Heroes Library Branch evaded me for a while. I have seen the library being built, and then knew it was finished and tried to visit it many times, but it was always closed! Their hours are a bit…difficult, even in the summer. I do wish there is a little more consistency for us…

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Sam Garcia Western Library Avondale

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I had taken my kids to the Sam Garcia library a few years ago when they had a great book sale. We didn’t explore the library that day, and I’m not sure why. However, had we explored the library day I wouldn’t have gone back to see what they have done! The Sam Garcia Western…

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Things to do in Avondale!

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The West Valley has a lot to offer. Avondale is one of the smaller cities in the west valley, it has grown in the past few years in population. It also has some great new features for families! Indoor Places Forget the old batting cages out in the hot sun, D-Bat in Avondale is climate…

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Chandler Downtown Public Library

The Chandler Downtown Public Library is a huge library in the city’s Civic Center area. Located at 22 S Delaware Street, this library has a great greenspace around it as well as the police department, parks and recreation buildings and lots of meeting rooms inside. The parking at the library is kind of difficult as there…

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Chandler Sunset Library

Chandler Sunset Library

The Chandler Sunset Library is a smaller library located in a shopping Center on Ray Road. There is also a nice greenspace right next to it and park (Sunset Park). It is also not too far from Desert Breeze Park , Chandler Fashion Center, and Bounce A Rama Chandler The library was a nice sized one,…

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Fun Things to do in Chandler Arizona

There are so many fun things to do in Chandler, Arizona for kids! In this post, we will highlight the fun places we have reviewed in Chandler! Click on the links to find out more so you and your family can have fun in Chandler too! Indoor Places in Chandler Arizona Are you looking for…

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Avondale Civic Center Library

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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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Fall Festivals and Halloween Events 2018

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Check out our 2019 post here The Fall in Arizona brings cooler weather, thank goodness!  We have your Fall Festivals and Halloween Events valley wide and beyond. October Events All October Long Spooktacular Golf at Golfland Sunsplash-155 W Hampton Ave, Mesa Friday and Saturday nights starting September 30th, Fall break and Sunday Oct. 30th and…

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Tempe Public Library

We LOVE our libraries! When we were hanging out on the East side, we had to check out this awesome library!   The easiest way to get into the lot closest to the library is off of S Rural Rd. We went around all the other buildings and found ourselves going through lots of different…

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July 2017 Events

Make sure you check out our Fourth of July Post for Themed Activities! July 1st Free Pool Day for Buckeye Residents 12-5pm Pre 4th of July Movie in the Park-Camino a Lago Park 21109 N 98th Ave, Peoria Free 6:30-pm-9:30pm Beauty and the Beast, food trucks, DJ, face painting, glow fun,s hopping, characters and kids…

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June 2017

June 2nd Surviving the Summer-6:30-8:30pm Glendale Parks and Recreation is having a free event filled with tips and techniques to help get residents through the summer and make it safer. The public is invited to learn about pet, car, water, sun monsoon and crime prevention safety tips for the hot summer months while enjoying prize…

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Sahuaro Ranch Park Glendale

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Sahuaro Ranch Park is right near Glendale Community College, and it can be so busy and almost intimidating to go over there, which is why a few times we started to head over and turned around. Yep, sometimes it’s too hectic for even me to handle! And weekends at the Park can be very busy.…

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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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Bargain Activities in the Summer

Are you looking for activities that don’t cost a bundle? Check out these Bargain activities that are free or low cost in the Phoenix area! There are a lot of places to stay cool when the weather is hot.   If you are an active military family-check out Blue Star Museums to see where you can…

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