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All Events at Eckstrom-Columbus on Week 4 Of June (16 events)

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6/19/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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Introduction to Excel

This course teaches Microsoft Excel basics. Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps you manage mathematical information. It is frequently used in today’s workplace. 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, generate invoices, and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

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6/19/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presented by The Parent Connection

Learn how playing with your child can promote healthy cognitive and emotional development. Our playgroup includes songs, games and play that promote language acquisition, social/emotional skills, motor skills, and intellectual growth.

Children ages 8 months to 4 years and their parents or caregivers are invited to come play! A certified child development specialist from The Parent Connection will be available to answer questions.

6/19/2013
Wednesday
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Family
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

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Aspire! Art that Pops

Presented by TeenzArt.
Learn the "art" of pop-ups and paper cutting techniques. Participants will be guided on how to use simple materials like paper, scissors and glue to create exciting 3-dimensional masterpieces.

6/20/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. Activities help children learn colors, numbers, and letters. This program is 30 to 45 minutes. Children must be able to sit for longer periods than during Toddler Storytime.

6/20/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Storytime
Summer Reading

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Ronald McDonald

Presented by Ronald McDonald.
Hey everybody...it's book time! Ronald McDonald leads us into reading with a little hocus pocus and a lot of fun.

6/20/2013
Thursday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes


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English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.
Call 520-594-5285 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list.
La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects ofrecerán un programa para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5285 para más información.

6/20/2013
Thursday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Children's Area
Categories:
Family
Games
Kids

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Kids Game Munchers

Drop in to play a wide variety of games and complete jigsaw puzzles. All ages are welcome.

6/21/2013
Friday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Laptop Lab
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Teens

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Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

6/22/2013
Saturday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Computers

In this fun, hands-on course you will learn all the basic computer skills including using the mouse and keyboard, working in Microsoft Windows, using Microsoft Word, surfing the Internet and using Email. This course is ideal for someone who has a little experience with the computer but wants to know more.
Note: If you have never touched a computer or keyboard before, you may benefit from attending our Meet the Computer course prior to Introduction to Computers.

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6/22/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:00am
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.

6/22/2013
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Arts & Crafts
Green Living
Summer Reading
Teens

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Handmade Recycled Journals

Presented by Julia Miller.
Create fabulous handmade journals out of recycled materials. Learn how to bind materials for a fun, functional journal.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
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.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes


Link to this event

English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.
Call 520-594-5285 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list.
La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects ofrecerán un programa para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5285 para más información.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Children's Area
Categories:
Family
Games
Kids

Link to this event

Kids Game Munchers

Drop in to play a wide variety of games and complete jigsaw puzzles. All ages are welcome.

6/26/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

Link to this event

Introduction to Excel

This course teaches Microsoft Excel basics. Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps you manage mathematical information. It is frequently used in today’s workplace. 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, generate invoices, and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

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