Events

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Friends has postponed all events indefinitely.

Here’s a list of upcoming events hosted by or involving the Friends of the Scottsdale Public Library; ones exclusive to Friends’ members are noted:

Scottsdale Heritage Connection

Scottsdale’s Culinary History – The What and Where We’ve Been Eating and Drinking

Monday, April 20, 2020
6pm to 7pm
Mustang Library
10101 N 90th St
Join Scottsdale historian Joan Fudala for a photo-rich review of Scottsdale’s eating and drinking history.

Special Events

Spirit of Literacy Awards

Friday, April 24, 2020
7:30am to 9am
Civic Center Library
3839 N Drinkwater Blvd
The Friends recognizes individuals for promoting literacy and the Library in Scottsdale.

Knight, Knight at the Library

Friday, May 15, 2020
Time TBD
Civic Center Library
3839 N Drinkwater Blvd
An evening event for children and families to enjoy the Library after hours.

Friends Book Club

Thursday, March 24, 2020
2pm to 4pm
Open only to Contributing Friends members
Our winter 2020 book will be The Library Book by Susan Orlean. We will select books that are connected in some way with libraries and information, both fiction and non-fiction, then meet quarterly to discuss. More details will be emailed to qualifying members.

Library Gallery Opening Event

Friday, April 10, 2020
Time TBD
Open only to Supporting Friends members
Enjoy a private screening of the newest Scottsdale Art exhibit in Civic Center Library.

Behind the Scenes Library Tour

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Open only to Supporting Friends members
Get a VIP tour of Scottsdale Public Library. More details will be emailed to qualifying members.

In addition to events put on by the Friends, check out the calendar of upcoming events at the Scottsdale Public Library.