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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 January 7th (70 events)

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1/7/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes



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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.

Session 1 of 5. Call 520-594-5365 starting Wednesday, December 26th to register. Registration is limited to 10 students.

1/7/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Microsoft Excel

Use this spreadsheet application to manage data records to create lists, formulas, graphs, or charts and learn how they may be used for home or business. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

Class 1 of 6. Space is limited, and registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register.

1/7/2013
Monday
8:30am - 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.

1/7/2013
Monday
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.

1/7/2013
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.

1/7/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Sweater Nanas

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

1/7/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:45pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Job Help

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Hidden Job Market Program Plan

This workshop will reveal the hidden job market, and show how to use it to dramatically improve your chances of landing a job that fits your passions and skills. The workshop will help you launch a custom, personal job search that avoids competing with thousands of other job seekers. You will build skills and practice how to:

  • Use the hidden job market to uncover hidden job opportunities in your target companies.
  • Tell your story in ten and thirty seconds, and make people want to know more.
  • Make calls to key decision makers; develop community connections to expand your network.
  • Network without sounding phony; and get the interviews that count.

Presented by John Shattuck, Ph.D., Tucson Job Seekers. Call the Library at 229-5300 to register.

1/7/2013
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Computer Lab
CL:Across the street from the library.
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to the Internet

Demystify the Internet! Learn how to navigate the Internet and use email to keep in touch with your friends and family. Not a lecture, this class is all hands-on learning with a high-speed Internet connection. You will open your own free email account to send and receive email with friends and relatives. Before taking this course, you should know basic computer skills like how to use a mouse and keyboard, how to turn the computer on and off and a general understanding of the Windows operating system.

First of six classes.

1/7/2013
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Nanini
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
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.

1/7/2013
Monday
10:00am
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Brandeis

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

1/7/2013
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.

1/7/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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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.

Part 1 of 5. Registration is from December 24 to January 7. Call 594-5305 to register.

1/7/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presenter: 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. For children ages 8 months - 4 years.

1/7/2013
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Spanish/Español

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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.

1/7/2013
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.

Call 520-594-5200 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list


La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson 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 520-594-5200 para más información.

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