Mayors Proclaim March 2 ‘Dr. Seuss Day’ at the Library


‘Storytime’ events to be held throughout the month Carefree Mayor Les Peterson and Cave Creek Mayor Ernie Bunch signed a joint proclamation declaring Desert Foothills Library’s commitment to children’s literacy and promoting reading in our community in honor of Dr. Seuss’s Birthday. March 2 is Dr. Seuss’s 115th birthday, and Desert Foothills Library will celebrate […]

Show Some Love for Your Library in February


Matching grant gift to support youth and teen services Desert Foothills Library announced February as “I Love My Library Month.” The event was initiated in response to an anonymous matching grant gift to raise up to $15,000 to enhance youth and teen educational services and programs at the library. With just four weeks to raise […]

Carefree Hosts ‘Art In The Garden’ In April


Education and Community Services (ECS), a department of the Cave Creek Unified School District (CCUSD) will host Art in the Garden Saturday, April 8, 8-11am. The morning of free family art activities, literary and art contest, art exhibitions and entertainment by local school groups, takes place in partnership with the Kiwanis Club of Carefree at […]

Serving The Community For Sixty-Three Years


Library holds annual fundraising gala The Desert Foothills Library celebrates its 63rd anniversary this year thanks to the loyalty of its donors and volunteers. Working under its mission to “facilitate the sharing of knowledge, ideas and culture by providing personalized and responsive resources, services, social and learning opportunities to the community it serves,” the library […]

Indie Film Fest At The Library


The Desert Foothills Library continues its Summer Indie Film Festival 2015 this month through August 28. Residents can enjoy exceptional films every Friday (free popcorn and soda too). Films shown in August include: August 7:  Frank – 95 min. (R)  – A quirky musician spends all of his time encased in a large paper mache […]

Celebrate Spring With Art In The Garden


Art in the Garden offers the perfect opportunity to celebrate Spring with art, free entertainment and fun family activities at Desert Foothills Library April 18, 10:30am-1:30pm. Special Art in the Garden events in the library include dynamic storytelling in the Community Room. From 10:30am-11:30am, Fran Rosenthal will tell one of the most popular stories of […]

Flamenco del Sol at Desert Foothills Library


 The Desert Foothills Library in Cave Creek presents Flamenco del Sol Spanish Dance Ensemble for Hispanic Heritage Month. The free family program will be held on September 15 from 1-2pm. Desert Foothills Library is located at 38443 North Schoolhouse Road, in Cave Creek. Visit http://www.desertfoothillslibrary.org.

Cave Creek’s Desert Foothills Library: Something For Everyone This Summer!


August has everything under this sun for the community at Desert Foothills Library – from movies and mysteries to learning how to organize, gain financial security, get healthy and more. Here are a few highlights this month: Desert Foothills Library Independent Film Festival 2012. Enjoy a selection of multiple award-winners from independent film festivals around […]

Carefree Garden Photo Contest