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Desert Foothills Library Independent Film Festival 2014

July – August, Fridays, 10:30 a.m. - Noon

Award-Winners from Festivals Around the World


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Pinnacle Peak History and Summer Fun Photos

Tuesday, August 5th

1:00pm - 2:30pm


Les Conklin, the editor of The Peak magazine a  will showcase the best photographs of landscapes, wildlife, landscapes, and local people  entered in  The Peak's Summer Fun Photography Contest, which ended July 31st. Winners of the Summer Fun Write Stuff Contest will also be announced. Les will also use photographs and interesting stories to recount the history of Pinnacle Peak and the surrounding community and provide a brief update on activities related to the Desert Foothills Scenic Drive. Les, founder of Friends of the Scenic Drive,  was inducted in Scottsdale's History Maker Hall of Fame in April.


Limited seating.


Register: 480-488-2286.


Hypothyroidism- The Unsuspected Illness  

Thursday, August 21st



Often missed or misdiagnosed, hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) can impact your metabolism, sleep, ability to handle stress and energy levels. Dr Melissa Coats, a naturopathic physician, will discuss symptoms, diagnosis and treatments that will help support your body & your thyroid. Part of our “Focus on your Health” Scottsdale Healthcare Series.


Limited seating.


Register: 480-488-2286.


DFLA Book Club

Our Book Club meets at the Library at 10 a.m. on the second Tuesday of every month





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