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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.
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All Events on Week 4 Of October (577 events)

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10/16/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Get Started with the Computer

Learn the mouse, keyboard, buttons, scrollbars, and to open, navigate, and close programs, and gain an understanding of computer terms.

Part 1 of 2. Register at the library or by calling 594-5355. Registration for October classes starts September 20.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

In this course you will learn valuable word-processing skills such as creating, saving, and retrieving documents; inserting and deleting text; formatting text; and using cut, copy and paste.
Before you take this course, you should have some experience with the computer and the Windows operating system.

Class 4 of 8. Space is limited, and registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Literacy
Spanish/Español

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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 520-594-5325 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 gratis para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5325 para más información.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Writing Workshops

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Writers' Workshop

Interested in writing? Join us for an opportunity to discuss your project and discover creative writing techniques. Whether it is an essay, short story, novel, or a memoir for your grandchildren, we will discuss the joy of writing!

10/16/2013
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 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.

Registration begins 2 weeks prior to session date. Call 520-594-5580 to register.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
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.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
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.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
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. tories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.
Hora de Cuentos de Niños. Esta Hora de Cuentos es diseñada para los niños de 18-36 meses de edad, y corre por 20-30 minutos. Este programa es presentado en inglés.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Preschool
Spanish/Español

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Stay and Play/Grupo de Juego

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.
Presented by The Parent Connection. This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) program.


El aprender como jugar con su hijo puede promover un desarrollo cognitivo y emocional adecuado y saludable. Nuestro grupo de juego incluye canciones y juegos que promueven la adquisición de lenguaje, habilidades sociales/emocionales, habilidades motoras y crecimiento intelectual. ¡Invitamos a niños de 8 meses a 4 años y a sus padres a que vengan a jugar! Una especialista certificada en el desarrollo de niños de The Parent Connection estará disponible para contestar sus preguntas.
Presentado por The Parent Connection. Este es un programa bilingüe (Inglés/Español).

10/16/2013
Wednesday
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Facebook

Facebook is the most popular social networking website in the world, with over 350 million active users. It’s a great way to stay in touch with family and friends. In this course, you will learn all about Facebook, become a member of this free website and post messages and photos online. After this course, you will be able to continue making friends and using Facebook on your own.

Class 1 of 3

10/16/2013
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.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Bookmobile
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Family

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Visit the Bookmobile

Visit the Bookmobile at San Fernando School #35, Sasabe (District 3) on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.

10/16/2013
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.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Learn Computer Basics

Do you have issues with double clicking the mouse? Do you know what the right mouse button can be used for? Learn basic computer skills and terminology in this class.

10/16/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Nanini
Conference Room
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Northwest Quilters

Community meeting. This is not a library-sponsored event.

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