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September Featured Events

Released: 08-19-14

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Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple. –J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Schedule of Events

Great Literature of All Times

A monthly discussion presented by Dr. Bill Fry on Great Literature of all Times. Pick up handout at Customer Service Desk before the event.

Thursday, September 18, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Maya Angelou - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1970)
Alzheimer's Caregiver Group

Are you a caregiver to someone who has Alzheimer's? Join us for support, education and discussion.

Thursday, September 18, 2014
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Facilitated Gathering for Job Seekers

Join Beth Cole, former executive recruiter, for a discussion on job search strategies, followed by a question and answer session.

Friday, September 19, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Oro Valley Public Library
SCORE Business Counseling

Free one-on-one counseling to small business owners or to anyone contemplating starting a new business, provided by SCORE counselors to America's small business executives. Get information about opening a small business, developing your business plan, financing alternatives, and much more.
Make a one-hour appointment by calling 520-505-3636. Other appointment alternatives are available based on need.

Saturday, September 20, 2014
10:00am - 1:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Monday, September 22, 2014
9:00am - 12:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Pima Council on Aging

An ambassador will be available to provide information and referral service on issues concerning seniors, such as housing options, transportation, food, mental health, caregiving, social services and legal aid. One-on-one discussion with an ambassador is available on a first-come first-served basis.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
11:00am - 1:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Science Fiction Book Club

Calling all sci-fi enthusiasts: this is your gateway to the best books in the universe!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
This month's selection is This Perfect Day by Ira Levin.
Creative Construction

Use your creativity and see what amazing things you can build using our Legos, Gears, K-nex and more. For all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Sonoran Sleuths Mystery Book Club

If you are a whodunit mystery fan, join us for a lively discussion and review of mystery suspense novels that will intrigue you.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library

This month's selection is Scarpetta by Patricia Cornwell.

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Writers' Motivational Workshop

With humor and passion, Alexis Powers provides the motivation to get your creative juices flowing. Whether you are working on fiction or memoir, come be inspired to pursue your writing life!

Thursday, September 25, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Facilitated Gathering for Job Seekers

Join Beth Cole, former executive recruiter, for a discussion on job search strategies, followed by a question and answer session.

Friday, September 26, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Oro Valley Public Library
University of Arizona Museum of Art Lecture Series

Join us for a series of art lectures presented by docents of the University of Arizona Museum of Art, in partnership with Pima County Public Library.

Friday, September 26, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Articulation through Abstraction - During the turn of the century, artists were starting to express themselves in a different way. Just as the Impressionists had rebelled against earlier, classical art, some artists began to stretch or bend forms, break up shapes and give objects unlikely textures or colors. Presented by Carolyn Rivers.
SCORE Business Counseling

Free one-on-one counseling to small business owners or to anyone contemplating starting a new business, provided by SCORE counselors to America's small business executives. Get information about opening a small business, developing your business plan, financing alternatives, and much more.
Make a one-hour appointment by calling 520-505-3636. Other appointment alternatives are available based on need.

Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00am - 1:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library
Landscape Plants for Arizona: Increase Curb Appeal with Proper Planting

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book Landscape Plants for the Arizona Desert.

Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00am - 11:00am
Oro Valley Public Library
SCORE Business Counseling

Free one-on-one counseling to small business owners or to anyone contemplating starting a new business, provided by SCORE counselors to America's small business executives. Get information about opening a small business, developing your business plan, financing alternatives, and much more.
Make a one-hour appointment by calling 520-505-3636. Other appointment alternatives are available based on need.

Monday, September 29, 2014
9:00am - 12:00pm
Oro Valley Public Library






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