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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.
  • Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), The Pima County Public Library endeavors to ensure that all persons with special needs have access to Library facilities and resources. Persons with special needs may request reasonable accommodation by contacting the individual branch, or the Community Relations Manager at 594-5600.

All Events for Teens in December (458 events)

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12/1/2012
Saturday
8:30am - 9:30am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Bookbike Volunteer Orientation

Do you love books and bikes? If so, you can combine these two passions by becoming a volunteer for the Pima County Public Library's Bookbike - a three-wheeled non-motorized bookmobile project!

Please fill out a this volunteer application and bring it with you to the training.

RSVP for this training is required - contact Toby or Karen at 791-4010 or email Tobias.Wehner@pima.gov and Karen.Greene@pima.gov.

12/1/2012
Saturday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Kids
Spanish/Español
Teens

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Quiet Zone / La Zona de Silencio

We are designating a Quiet Zone for those customers who would like an area where they can have a peaceful place for study, contemplation, reflection, productive thinking or to just read, with minimal disturbances.

La Zona de Silencio está reservada para clientes de la Biblioteca quienes están leyendo, estudiando, conduciendo investigaciónes u otras actividades sin ruido.

12/1/2012
Saturday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Teens

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Lego Club

Hey kids, do you love building things with Legos? If you do, join our Lego Club at the Kirk-Bear Canyon Library. We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination.

The Lego Club is open for all ages. No registration is required.

12/1/2012
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Computer Classes

Teens

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Girls' Film Project

CreateIT - Think it. Make it. Do it. New technology and media classes for teens.

Join us in learning hands-on skills for creating your own movies! In a fun and all female environment you will learn to develop your voice as a filmmaker and think critically about the media. Come explore it, learn it, and create it!

These classes are designed for middle and high school students.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 594-5200

12/1/2012
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Geasa-Marana
Categories:
Homework Help
Kids
Teens

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Homework Help

Free tutoring is available on site for all ages. Subjects include math, science, social studies and writing.

Also available: Connect to online Homework Help (2–11 pm every day except major holidays).

12/1/2012
Saturday
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Outside weather permitting
Categories:
Adults
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime
Teens

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Family Storytime in honor of Beth Rubio

This will be a very special morning as we read some of Beth's favorite stories and sign some of her favorite songs. We will also be visited by some of the talented musicians who performed at Beth's storytimes over the years and make a craft together. The location will be outside in the park near the library (weather permitting), so dress warmly.

12/1/2012
Saturday
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Community venue
Quincie Douglas Community Literacy Center
949 E 35th St.
Categories:
Adults
Homework Help
Kids
Teens

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Homework Help

Free tutoring is available on site for all ages. Subjects include math, science, social studies and writing.

Also available: Connect to online Homework Help (2–11 pm every day except major holidays).

12/1/2012
Saturday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Teens

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Dungeons & Dragons Club

Everyone is welcome to attend the D & D group at Woods. We will be doing version 4 and using a paper grid. No experience necessary to join.

12/1/2012
Saturday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Categories:
Games
Teens

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Teen Gaming Returns!

Join us for video games, board games, and more! Compete in friendly tournaments for library glory or work together to achieve victory in a wide variety of gaming events. We'll have Madden 11 for the PS3 and Super Smash Bros on the Wii. Video games not your thing? Try Zombie Dice or Guillotine for a bit of ghoulish fun. Snacks provided.

12/1/2012
Saturday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Lage Meeting Room
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Games
Teens

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Teen Time

Join us every Saturday for teen-centered activities - games, snacks, art, manga, computers, and more.

Gamer/Maker Day. Be stoked! Change the World! Be the Change! Or at least, turn your snacks into a keyboard. Be the first to try our new Makey Makey invention kits.

12/1/2012
Saturday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Kids
Literacy
Teens

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ReadStrong: Level Up Your Reading @ Your Library

Drop-in on a ReadStrong session to level up your reading skills. All ages are welcome to attend these free sessions where the focus is on improving reading skills and reading for fun. Each session will be facilitated by a specially-trained tutor who will help developing readers to build confidence and get motivated all while in a relaxed setting.

12/1/2012
Saturday
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Teens

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CreateIT - Think it. Make it. Do it.

New technology and media classes for teens.

 

Logo Design Workshop: An Intense Two-Day Graphic Design Experience.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to design a logo, then see it used in all sorts of printed and digital media? Now’s your chance.

A program of the Pima County Public Library needs a professional quality logo, and they want it designed by youth. During this two-day workshop, you’ll be coached by a professional graphic designer to use proven creative strategies and professional software tools, to create designs that meet the clients’ needs, and exceed their expectations. You’ll do all the work, from interviewing the client, to developing, critiquing, refining,and finally presenting your designs to your client. Join us and expand your creative horizons. Refreshments will be served.

This is a two-day workshop beginning Saturday, December 1. Students must be available for both days of the workshop. Enrollment is open to Middle and High School students.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 594-5420

12/1/2012
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Teens

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Family Fun Storytime - Science Saturdays

Join us the first Saturday of each month for a free science program! This is a fun, interactive science-oriented program for all ages. With a different topic every month, you’re sure to find something you’ll love.

Come join the fun! For more information call Wheeler Taft Abbett, Sr. Branch Library @ 520-594-5200

Saguaro National Park West

Have you ever wondered how predators track and capture their prey or how radio tracking works? You will have the opportunity to learn something interesting from the Rangers at Saguaro National Park West.

Space is limited; get your tickets starting one hour before.

12/1/2012
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Teens

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The Sky Tonight

Participants old and young will learn about what's in the sky from their backyards at night. Presented by Brian Welles and Starlight Planetarium Productions.

There is a limit of 45 for this program. Please ask at the front desk for a ticket starting at 1:30.

12/1/2012
Saturday
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Mission
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Arts & Crafts
Family
Games
Kids
Teens

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An Unexpected Party: A Hobbit Movie Release Party

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit, and that hobbit loved going to the library! Join us for Lord of the Rings-themed parties to celebrate the release of the first installment of "The Hobbit." Journey around Pima County to different library branches, representing a variety of Middle Earth locations.

Slip on some Hobbit feet, write your name in Elvish, try your hand at games, compete in riddle and trivia contests, and more merriment.

All ages are welcome, although many activities will require the Elven dexterity possessed only by teens and adults. Costumes are welcome and encouraged.

Mission Library is Erebor!

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