Tag: Burton Barr Central Library


A Hub for the Community

June 12, 2017 | By

The Burton Barr Central Library houses not only books, DVDs and other media, but also a cafe, art gallery and a broad range of community resources.

‘Food for Fines’ to Help Restock Valley Food Banks

April 11, 2017 | By

Library customers can pay overdue fees and help restock Valley food banks during Phoenix Public Library’s annual “Food for Fines,” April 8-22.

Fun Phoenix Facts for Final Four Fans

March 31, 2017 | By

Whether this is your first or 50th trip to downtown Phoenix, here are some fun things to know as you explore the urban core of the U.S.’s 6th largest city.

SARRC Opens Cafe at Burton Barr Central Library

March 14, 2017 | By

The Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) opened a second location of their Beneficial Beans Café inside the Burton Barr Central Library.

Urban Form | Morning Dew

February 28, 2017 | By

DPJ’s Urban Form series looks at the interplay between movement and surroundings through the lens of dancers and architecture in downtown Phoenix.

SARRC to Open Cafe at Burton Barr Central Library 

December 29, 2016 | By

Phoenix City Council approved a contract for Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center to open a Beneficial Beans Cafe at Burton Barr Central Library.

Open House for 3rd and 5th Avenues Project

August 17, 2016 | By

The City of Phoenix invites the public to view proposed plans and provide input on the 3rd & 5th Avenues study at an open house on Tuesday, August 23.

Welcoming the Summer Solstice

June 20, 2016 | By

Phoenicians gathered today for a unique seasonal experience at Burton Barr Central Library’s annual “Summer Solstice Celebration.”

Wire | Phoenix Public Art Presents “Art and Innovation in Public Spaces” Talk

March 21, 2016 | By

Phoenix Public Art Program Director, Edward Lebow, will present at the Phoenix Public Library on Tuesday, March 22 at 7 p.m.

Urban Playground | Raising Kids in Downtown

September 11, 2015 | By

DPJ’s Urban Playground series explores the experience of raising children in the heart of our downtown core.