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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 on Week 2 Of May (579 events)

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5/2/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Microsoft Word I

Create letters, memos, forms, letters and labels. Learn to edit, format text, use spell check, insert graphics, and use drawing tools. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

Part 2 of 2. Register at the library or by calling 594-5355. Registration for May classes starts April 20.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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Intermediate Microsoft Word

This course focuses on intermediate word processing skills like formatting longer documents, using clipart, using templates and styles, creating and editing tables and creating mail merges. This is a follow-up to Introduction to Microsoft Word. If you havenít taken that course, you should at least be familiar with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Word.

Este curso es la continuacion de Introduccion a Microsoft Word. Incluye formatenado documentos, clipart, usando y creando tablas y graficas. Si usted asiste a esta clase debe de saber por lo menos lo basico de Microsoft Word.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool
Storytime

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Super Awesome Family Storytime: Winter!

Come join us for an extra awesome family storytime as we celebrate all things winter! The fun will include parachute games, a puppet story, crafts, and sing-along songs.

5/2/2013
Thursday
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.

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

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Catalina Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Signup is not required.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010. The location of Main Library Job Help is in the second floor Catalina Room.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED/HSE Preparation and Tutoring

At this drop-in session, get help from our tutors to get started preparing for the GED/HSE at your own pace. All classes are taught by Pima County Public Library tutors with Adult Education Certification, and will be taught in English. Students ages 16 and older can attend classes.

Please note that children cannot attend these classes. Parents must make their own child care arrangements for children under age 8.

Martha Cooper Branch Library, 1377 N. Catalina Ave. Registration is not required.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Santa Rita Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Individual Job Counseling

A job counselor from Career Services Unlimited will provide free, one-on-one career counseling on topics including resume writing, choosing a career, updating your interviewing, networking and job search skills, and more.

Walk-ins are welcome. No appointment is necessary, but sessions are limited to 30 minutes. For more information, please call Infoline at 791-4010.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:15am - 10:15am
Location:
Bookmobile
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Kids
Teens

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Visit the Bookmobile

Visit the Bookmobile at Voyager RV Resort, 8701 S. Kolb Rd. (District 4) on the 1st Thursday of the month.

5/2/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Excel

This course teaches Microsoft Excel basics. Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps you manage mathematical information. It is frequently used in todayís workplace.

Once you begin to understand the basics, you will find it is an easy and fun application to use. For example, you can use Excel to budget your personal finances and keep track of your investments. You can also use Excel to follow loan repayments, compare different mortgages, create invoices and more.

Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

Keyboarding and internet experience necessary. This is a 5 part class, Thursdays, May 2 through May 30. Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
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.

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is a software program for creating and showing presentations that include slides, outlines, speaker's notes and audience handouts. In this course designed for beginners, you will learn the fundamentals of PowerPoint. Practice using text, pictures and clip art, and then edit your presentation to make it look professional. General knowledge of the Windows operating system and some knowledge of Microsoft Word are recommended prerequisites.

PowerPoint es un programa para crear presentaciones utilizando diapositivas. Usted aprendera lo fundamental de las presentaciones. Usted va apracticar usando texto, copiando y pegando imagenes del internet, clip art, y despues editando sus presentaciones. Si usted asiste a esta clase debe de tener conocimiento previo de Microsofot Word.

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Storytime

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Toddler Storytime

Designed for children 18- to 36-months-old. Parents/caregivers and children interact through stories, songs, and rhymes. Stories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Café Philo

Community meeting. This is not a library-sponsored event and is subject to change without notice.

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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eBook and Audiobook Drop-in Help

Are you wondering how to use your ereader? Would you like help downloading free library books and audio books? Stop by on Thursdays from 10:00 am to 11:30 am for one-on-one help with Dr Bruce at Kirk-Bear Canyon Library

5/2/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

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Leading Ladies of Literature ~ Standing Up, Speaking Out, Making Their Voices Heard

Leading Ladies of Literature is presented by Marion Doane. Read and discuss a different selection each month. Readings are available at the Information Desk.

Excerpts from the works of favorite women authors ~ Readings by Marion Doane and Dr. Bill Fry.

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