Registration Information

  • December registration links will be live from Friday, November 18th, at 8am and will close on Monday, November 28th at 8am. We will be closed from Monday November 21st-Friday November 25th.

  • Adult-Child Interactions

    Evenings 🌙 

    William's Winter Nap
    Come on in, snuggle tight,
    Wish each other a good-night.
    There is plenty of space,
    Ev’ry one will have a place.

    Activities will be designed around the book, "William's Winter Nap"  

    Ages: 0-5-years-old 
    Date: Tuesday, December 6th
    Time: 5:30pm
    Location: Desert Palms

    Llama Llama Red Pajama
    Come join us at the Glendale Main Library for storytime and activities! AND you get to wear your pajamas! Who doesn't love wearing pajamas?! 

    Ages: 0 to 5-years-old
    Date: Monday, December 12th
    Time: 5:30pm
    Location: Glendale Main Library - Story Room

    Candy Cane Lane Playdough 
    Squishing! Rolling! Sculpting! Molding!

    Ages: 1-5- years-old
    Tuesday, December 20th
    Location: Sky View

    Saturday Activity

    Jungle Jill 
    Join us for a wild time as Jungle Jill introduces you to her live birds and reptiles!

    Ages: 0-5-years-old
    Date: Saturday, December 3rd 
    Time: 10am
    Location: Alta Loma

    Daytime Activites ☀️

    Family Storytime
    Join the Glendale Library’s Ms. Noelle Noelle and the Peoria Library's Ms. Jenny for stories, songs and FUN!

    Ages: 0-5-years-old
    Friday December 2nd/Monday December 19th 
    Location: Desert Palms / Alta Loma 

    Meeting Milestones
    Join us for a deeper understanding of developmental milestones while engaging with your child in creative free play and have an opportunity to have a free developmental screening by a trained provider with extensive understanding of Arizona's early intervention program.

    Ages: 0-3-years-old
    Date: Friday, December 2nd
    Time: 10am
    Location: Alta Loma

    Baby Time
    Learning to read starts at birth! Please join us and the Peoria Library for songs, stories, and playtime, created specifically for your little one! 

    Ages0 to 18-months 
    Monday, December 5th
    Location: Sky View 

    Mad Science "Adventures in Air"

    Preschoolers learn that even though air is invisible, it is all around them, all the time. They also learn that air has the power to move items and to slow them down. They experiment with a variety of items that rely on the air to help them move. 

    Ages: 3 to 5-years-old
    Date: Tuesday, December 6th
    Time: 10am or 11am
    Location: Desert Palms

    Yummy Discovery "There Was a Cold Lady Who Swallowed Some Snow"
    Discover creative ways to introduce new food experiences while having fun, by using a story as our inspiration!

    Ages: 1 to 5-years-old
    Date: Monday, December 5th
    Time: 9am or
    Location: Alta Loma

    Ages: 1 to 5-years-old
    Tuesday, December 6th
    9am or 10:30am
    Location: Sky View

    Ages: 1 to 5-years-old
    Friday, December 9th 
    9am or 10:30am  
    Location: Desert Palms

    Toddler Play. Learn. Connect!
    Play is the foundation of learning for your toddler; it’s key to your toddler’s physical, cognitive, and social development. And your active participation is crucial! Come and enjoy free play with your toddler.

    Ages: 1 to 2-years-old
    Date: Wednesday, December 7th
    Time: 10am-11am
    Alta Loma

     Sensory Play
    Join Ms. Rosemarie for messy, fun sensory exploration, designed specifically for your little one!

    Ages: 6-months to 2-years-old
    Date: Wednesday, December 7th/Tuesday, December 13th
    Time: 10am
    Location: Sky View/Desert Palms 

    Gingerbread Jubilee
    Join us for a gingerbread-themed, fun-filled morning!

    Ages: 2 to 5-years-old
    Date: Thursday, December 8th
    Time: 10am
    Location: Rio Vista Rec Center 
    **Please feel free to wear your favorite holiday jammies!

    Book Budies
    Come join us to learn literacy skills, friendship, cooperation, and have lots of fun. A group of 6th grade students will be joining us as our "Book Buddies" to read and do an activity with us. 

    Ages: 3 to 5-years-old
    Date: Friday, December 9th 
    Time: 10am
    Location: Alta Loma

    "Winter Colors"
    It’s all about the process, not the end product. Come enjoy the experience and the creativity of making a story come to life!

    Ages:  1-5-years-old
    Date: Monday, December 12th/ Thursday, December 15th/ Friday, December 16th
    Time:  9:00am, 10:00am & 10:30am
    Sky ViewDesert Palms/ Alta Loma

    Toddler Time w/Ms. Mary
    This 30-minute action-packed program is planned exclusively for 18-month to 3-year-old children, accompanied by an adult. Join Ms. Mary from the Youngtown Public Library for wonderful stories, music, finger plays, and lots of giggles!

    Ages: 18months to 3-years-old
    Date: Tuesday, December 13th
    Time: 10am
    Location: Alta Loma

    Author Visit "Where Do Hearts Grow"
    Come join us for an interactive author reading of "Where Do Hearts Grow?" with author Debi Novotny, followed by an art lesson creating a beautiful heart wreath. The author will be happy to answer any questions you have at the end of class!   

    Ages: 3-5-years-old
    DateThursday, December 15th
    Sky View

    Play. Learn. Connect!
    Play is the foundation of learning for young children; it's key to your child's physical, cognitive, and social development. And your active participation is crucial! Come and enjoy free play with your child.

    Ages: 0 to 5-years-old
    DateFriday, December 16th/Wednesday, December 21st/Friday December 23rd 
    Location: Desert Palms/
    Sky View/Alta Loma

    Wonderful Wintertime Yoga 
    Using all the benefits of traditional yoga, this class is uniquely designed for children, incorporating movement, music, and meditation.

    Ages: 0 to 2-years-old/3 to 5-years-old
    Date: Tuesday, December 20th
    Time: 9am or 10:30
    Location: Rio Vista

    Candy Cane Lane Playdough 
    Squishing! Rolling! Sculpting! Molding!

    Ages: 1-5- years-old
    Date: Tuesday, December 20th/Wednesday, December 21st/ Thursday, December 22nd 
    Time: 10am
    Location: Sky View/Alta Loma/Desert Palms

    Winter Break Activity Bags
    Stop by and pick up a bag of activities for winter break! We will have one bag per family for children 3-5-years of age, who are not yet in Kindergarten.

    When you arrive, call 623-773-6679 or 623-773-6681 and a staff member will bring the bag out to you, in front of the office.

    Ages: 3 to 5-years-old
    Date: Thursday, December 22nd / Friday, December 23rd
    Time: 1pm-4pm / 9am-11am
    LocationSky View


    Most activities will be held at our three locations:

    Sky View Elementary - 8624 W Sweetwater Ave, Peoria, AZ 85381

    Desert Palms Elementary - 11441 N 55th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85304

    Alta Loma Elementary - 9750 N 87th Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345

    Occasional activities will be held at partnering locations:

    Rio Vista Recreation Center - 8866W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381

    Glendale Main Library - 5959 W Brown St, Glendale, AZ 85302

    Peoria Main Library - 8463 W Monroe St, Peoria, AZ 8545

November Registration