With a new month comes a whole new series of activities and presentations at Southeast Regional Library .
The library is located at 775 N. Greenfield Road, Gilbert and is open Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.
Here’s the lineup for February. Unless otherwise noted, registration is required at mcldaz.org/southeast or 602-652-3000.
Valley fever: The facts
10-11 a.m. Feb. 1
Over 9,000 cases of Valley Fever have been reported in Arizona this year. Dogs and other pets are also at risk. Join representatives from the American Valley Fever Association to learn more about this potentially serious disease. Who is at risk? What are the symptoms? What treatment options are available for both humans and our pets?
Citizen science for beginners
1-2 p.m. Feb. 4
Citizen science? Neighborhood science? What does it all mean? How can I get involved? Join us for this introductory program. Explore some of the Citizen Science kits available at the library. Includes hands-on use of the kits. Find out about monthly citizen science meet-ups here at the library. Prepare for Citizen Science Month April 2020. Seating is limited.
Thursday Night Film Club
6-8 p.m. Feb. 6
Join us on the first Thursday of each month as we view and discuss film classics and favorites from the 30s through the 80s. General discussion will take place after film screenings, as time allows.
Citizen science meet up
4-5 p.m. Feb. 11
Contribute to scientific research by participating in citizen science. Connect with others in the community and learn about new opportunities, share your findings, and learn what the library has to offer to support citizen science efforts. Come connect with others who love science. For adults and students age 10 and up accompanied by an adult.
6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 12
Teens (ages 12-18), join us for this fun evening of creating. Each time we meet we make a new project. All materials are provided.
2:30-4 p.m. Feb. 18
Learn the necessary skills to begin using computers! Join us to cover using a computer mouse, keyboard, and practice using various introductory computer programs. This class is for those new to computers and requires no previous experience. Computers will be available.
Out: A Teen Alliance
6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 18
LGBT+ teens and the LGBT+ community’s allies are invited to Southeast Regional Library for Out: A Teen Alliance. This program will vary monthly as we discuss different topics effecting teens and the LBGT+ community.
Stocks, bonds, and mutual funds
1:30-3 p.m. Feb. 19
You’ve worked hard to save some money and now you want your money to work for you. Join us to learn the basics of investing to grow your savings while ensuring a safe and secure financial future.
Mario Kart Grand Prix
6:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 19
Race over to the library to participate in a high-speed Mario Kart tournament for teens ages 12-18. Registration not required, but space is limited.
6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Feb. 20
Did you know that you could get eBooks from the library? Meet Libby! We will walk through how to set up the Libby app so you have access to eBooks and eAudio right at your fingertips!
Creative Crafters: Paper quilling
10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 24
Join us at the library to talk about crafts and create your own with other local enthusiasts! New crafters and all skill levels are always welcome. Project is self-directed, all supplies will be provided. This month’s craft is “Paper Quilling.”
Military History Club
4-5 p.m. Feb. 25
Join a discussion on different military events that changed the course of history.
3-4:30 p.m. Feb. 26
We will cover the basics of Android Phone and Tablet use: connecting to Wi-Fi, going online, downloading & using apps, and taking pictures and videos. We will also go over library e-books and e-audiobooks.
Teen Movie Night
6 p.m. Feb. 26
This fall a huge monster movie will be coming out in theaters! Get ready for it by joining us to watch a previous film in the series universe. Ages 12-18 only. Snacks will be provided.