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All Events at Oro Valley on Week 3 Of February (29 events)

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2/11/2013
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.

2/11/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:45pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Job Help

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Résumé Program Plan

This workshop will help you develop an excellent résumé for job-search success. The top résumé experts, recruiters and outplacement firms all agree that a winning résumé must be "accomplishments based" and not merely a "job description." Accomplishments are the points that really help sell you to an employer—much more so than everyday job duties.

You will use the Problem – Action – Result (PAR) format to develop your accomplishments (also called the CAR format: Challenge – Action – Result). When you apply the PAR format your resume automatically answers the interviewer’s hidden objection, namely, "Why should we believe that you can do what you say you can do?" For the jobs that have gone by in which you haven't recorded your accomplishments, you will use a guide to brainstorm all those terrific things you did. You will develop the following sections for your résumé: your objective, accomplishments, summary and job history.

Call the Library at (520)594-5580 to register.

2/11/2013
Monday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Storytime

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Babytime

Designed for babies up to 18 months of age. At Storytime, children have an opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning.

2/11/2013
Monday
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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.

2/11/2013
Monday
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Teens

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Great Decisions

This 8-week foreign policy program is designed to encourage thoughtful discussion relating to current global challenges. Optional booklet available for $18. Register at the Library Information Desk or call the Library at 520-594-5580.

Topic: Myanmar and Southeast Asia

2/12/2013
Tuesday
11:00am - 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, laptop and device. One-on-one help and advice. One hour sessions.

Register at the Library or by calling 594-5580. Registration begins January 29.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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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.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
11:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

Designed for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents or caregivers. At Storytime, children have an opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning. All programs are designed for parents to participate with their children. Arrangements for school, day care, or other group visits need to be made in advance.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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AARP Tax-Aide Tax Preparation

Free volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance serving low- and moderate-income taxpayers, with special attention to those over age 60. Additional tax preparation sites can be found using the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide locator.

Visit our Tax Info Guide for more information.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
TeenZone
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).

Note: Homework Help on Wednesdays is for all levels of math only.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Kids

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the Oro Valley Library

Bring a favorite stuffed animal to leave for a night of fun at the library! Your favorite friend will learn how to search for books on the library catalog, play board games, eat a snack, and spend the night at the library. The animals will have lots to tell you when you pick them up the following day.

Tuesday, February 12th: Drop off stuffed animals from 5pm to 7pm

Wednesday, February 13th: Pick up stuffed animals before 5pm

2/13/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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Digital Downloads: iPad

Learn how to download eBooks, audiobooks and other digital media from OverDrive to your iPad. Bring your library card/PIN and iPad.

Register at the Library or by calling 594-5580. Registration begins January 30.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Storytime

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Family Storytime

Family Storytime is for all ages. It is an opportunity for parents to introduce their children to reading and language in a fun way.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults 50+
Arts & Crafts

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Drawing Fundamentals I

Learn the basics of drawing from observation in this free 6-week class presented by The Drawing Studio. This program is offered courtesy of the Friends of the Pima County Library. All supplies are provided at no cost.

Call 594-5580 to register.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Games

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Bridge

Exercise your mind! Join us every Wednesday to play Bridge, an entertaining and challenging card game.

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