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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 Health & Wellness Events on Week 5 Of January (13 events)

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1/24/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Health & Wellness

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Meditation For Everyone

Learn how meditation can relieve stress.
Presenter: Pat Ambrosic, meditation practitioner and retired teacher.

1/24/2013
Thursday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Health & Wellness
Kids
Science & Nature

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Gardening in Small Spaces

Come and learn how to grow your own flowers, herbs & vegetables in small places! This is a free event presented by the Community Food Bank.

1/24/2013
Thursday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Large meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Reducing Stress Through Meditation

The scientific community has recently been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. Join William Smith, retired Lt. Army Colonel as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple, yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one's life personally, professionally and spiritually.

1/25/2013
Friday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Yoga Classes

Start your morning off with a peaceful and energizing yoga class! We recommend wearing loose clothes and bringing a yoga mat. This class meets before the building opens, so please knock to be let in.

1/25/2013
Friday
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


Health & Wellness

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Wellness on the Web

This short, hands-on computer class will help you go online to find resources and information on health-related issues. You will get to explore many health-related websites. You will also learn to evaluate the reliability of websites dealing with health topics.

1/26/2013
Saturday
10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Large meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Reducing Stress Through Meditation

The scientific community has been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. William Smith, a retired Lieutenant Army Colonel who has meditated more than 30 years, will discuss the extraordinary effect of meditation in reducing stress-related responses, improving concentration, and enhancing clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple and powerful meditaion technique that can enrich your life personally, professionally, and spiritually.

1/26/2013
Saturday
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Learning to Meditate

Learn about the benefits of meditation, practice relaxation activities for calming body and mind, and become comfortable meditating in this 4 week class. Instructors: Pat and Joe Ambrosic, meditation practitioners for over 40 years.

1/28/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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T'ai Chi for Health

An exercise program to improve balance, mobility, relieve pain, increase muscle strnght, improve immune funcion, enhance relaxation and improve mental focus. Class is designed to feel safe, comfortable, fun, inspiring well-being. Can be adapted for different levels of mobility.

Space is limited, please call to register at (520)594-5335 or in person at Quincie Douglas Library.

1/28/2013
Monday
5:30pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults
Health & Wellness
Movie
Teens

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Now Showing at Your Library! in January - Soul Food Junkies

In Soul Food Junkies filmmaker Byron Hurt explores how the love and consumption of soul food affects the health of African Americans.

Free Screenings of PBS films are made possible through a partnership with Independent Television Service Community Cinema, PBS Independent Lens, Arizona Public Media, and Pima County Public Library's Now Showing at Your Library documentary film series.

1/30/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Yoga Classes

Start your morning off with a peaceful and energizing yoga class! We recommend wearing loose clothes and bringing a yoga mat. This class meets before the building opens, so please knock to be let in.

1/30/2013
Wednesday
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Public Health Nurse Visit

Do you have a health-related question? Do you need to find low cost health care resources in Pima County? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is? Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

1/31/2013
Thursday
10:00am
Location:
Salazar-Ajo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Rolfing Importance & Benefits

Sheri Lachance tells about the importance and benefits of Rolfing and how it is different from message. A Certified Rolfer of Structural Integration since 2009, she will dispel common misconceptions about Rolfing. Lachance also is a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2004. Since moving to Ajo, Arizona in October, she has begun accepting clients here, and also maintains her practice in Scottsdale.

1/31/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Meditation For Everyone

Learn how meditation can relieve stress.
Presenter: Pat Ambrosic, meditation practitioner and retired teacher.

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