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  • This Calendar of Events includes library-sponsored events and public meetings that are held in library meeting rooms. For information about reserving a library meeting room, please see our Meeting Rooms page.
  • Community meetings are subject to change without notice.
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All Events at Oro Valley in August (87 events)

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8/1/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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Digital Downloads Help

Learn about free digital downloads and download eBooks, audiobooks and videos to your device.

Bring your library card, PIN, and device. One-on-one help and advice. One hour sessions.

To register, call 594-5580 starting Thursday, July 18.

8/1/2013
Thursday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Public Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Drop-in Computer Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include how to obtain a free e-mail account, Microsoft Word, Internet browsing, the library catalog, library databases and more. Registration is not required.

8/1/2013
Thursday
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Alzheimer's Caregiver Group

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

8/2/2013
Friday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Teens
Games

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Chess Club

Make the smart move! Join us every Friday to play Chess. All chess players are welcome, including youth who are serious chess players.

8/2/2013
Friday
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Job Help
Teens

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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.

Your job search…Planning, Organizing, Implementing.

8/3/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Business-SCORE

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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.

8/3/2013
Saturday
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Games

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Mahjong

Join us every Saturday to play Mahjong, a fun game of skill, strategy, calculation and a bit of luck.

8/5/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Business-SCORE

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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.

8/5/2013
Monday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Games
Teens

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Scrabble

Strengthen your vocabulary and keep your mind sharp! Join us every Monday to play a friendly game of Scrabble.

8/6/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Looking at Windows

Refresh the skills you need to work with the Windows operating system or just learn some helpful things about Windows. In this course, you will learn skills that are useful for beginning computer users including resizing and manipulating Windows, changing the mouse properties, using toolbars, rearranging the Desktop and getting support online.

Session 1 of 2. To register, call 520-594-5580 starting Tuesday, July 23.

8/6/2013
Tuesday
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Arts & Crafts
Teens

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Introduction to Watercolor

The medium of watercolor allows many fascinating avenues of adventure. Learn the basics of color, value, brushstrokes, blending, mixing, scraping, spattering and more. Supplies provided.

Funding provided by Friends of the Oro Valley Public Library. Instructor: Patricia S. Dickson, Ph.D.

Class is full.

8/6/2013
Tuesday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults

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Oro Valley Discussion Group

Engage in a stimulating discussion relating to current issues, guided by reason and civil discourse. Co-facilitated by Marlene Schiller and Wil Eastland.

8/6/2013
Tuesday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Public Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Drop-in Computer Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include how to obtain a free e-mail account, Microsoft Word, Internet browsing, the library catalog, library databases and more. Registration is not required.

8/7/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Writing Workshops

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Writers' Workshop

Interested in writing? Join us for an opportunity to discuss your project and discover creative writing techniques. Whether it is an essay, short story, novel, or a memoir for your grandchildren, we will discuss the joy of writing!

8/7/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Gain the Upper Hand with Your iPad

In this course you will learn: advanced search techniques for apps for business or pleasure, use of advanced apps for iPad, how to create a personal hot spot, using the iPad to read books, magazines, listen to podcasts and audio books. Additionally, you will learn to use Skype, Facetime, iTunes and the iCloud. Please bring your own iPad fully charged.

Session 1 of 2. To register, call 520-594-5580 starting Wednesday, July 24.

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