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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 February 10th (80 events)

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2/10/2014
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Basics to E-mail

Learn the mouse, keyboard, buttons, scrollbars; how to open, navigate, and close programs; and gain an understanding of computer terms. Then learn how to surf the Internet, the basics of Microsoft Word, and how to create an email account.

Class 9 of 10. Email. Registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register. Space is limited.

2/10/2014
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Excel

Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps you manage mathematical information. 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.

Session 3 of 6

2/10/2014
Monday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Friends of the Green Valley Library Board Meeting

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

2/10/2014
Monday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults

Adults 50+
English Language Classes

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English Language Classes / Clases de Ingles - Beginning and Intermediate

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 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 520-594-5325 para más información.

2/10/2014
Monday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Writing Workshops

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Workshop – Writing for Children

Enjoy a monthly workshop on the topic of writing for children; including writing tips, guidelines, and marketing strategies. There will be a short presentation, time for participants to share a portion of their writing, along with a question and answer session. Workshop presenter is award-winning children’s author Marianne Mitchell.

2/10/2014
Monday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults

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Arizona Kith & Kin Project

Do you care for children of friends or family in your home? Join us for an informal gathering with others who care for children in their homes! Receive training, support and equipment including car seats, cribs, fire extinguishers and smoke alarms at no cost.

Transportation and child care are provided at no cost!

Training topics include:

  • Brain Development
  • Health & Safety
  • Positive Communication
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Activities for Children
  • Nutrition
  • Developmental Ages & Stages
  • Guidance and Discipline

For more information or to register please contact: Martha Portilla, 520-903-3926, Arizona Kith and Kin Project or the Eckstrom-Columbus Branch Library at 520-594-5285.

The Arizona Kith and Kin Project is a program of the Association for Supportive Child Care.

2/10/2014
Monday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Spanish/Español

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Proyecto Kith y Kin de Arizona

¡Cuida a niños de amigos o familiares en su hogar? ¡Acompáños a una reunión informal con otras personas que cuidan niños en su hogar! Reciba entrenamiento, apoyo y quipo incluyendo asientos, cunas, extinguidores y alarmas de humo sin costo.

¡Transportación y cuidado para los niños son ofrecidos sin costo!

Los temas de entrenamiento incluyen:

  • Desarrollo Cerebral
  • Comunicación Positiva
  • Actividades para los Niños
  • Etapas de Desarrollo
  • Salud y Seguridad
  • Primeros Auxilios y RCP
  • Nutrición, y Guí y Disciplina

Para más información o para registrarse contacte a: Martha Portilla, 520-903-3926, Arizona Kith and Kin Project or La Biblioteca Eckstrom-Columbus.

El Arizona Kith and Kin Project es un programa de la Association for Supportive Child Care.

2/10/2014
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.

2/10/2014
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.

2/10/2014
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.

2/10/2014
Monday
9:30am - 1:30pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center, 1660 West Ruthrauff Road
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.

2/10/2014
Monday
9:30am - 3:30pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Large 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 middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older.

According to the AARP website, the tax help sessions are the nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service. The program serves low- and middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older.

Please check the AARP tax help locator for a full listing of locations.

2/10/2014
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.

2/10/2014
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

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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.

Topic: Defense Technology

2/10/2014
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.

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