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All Business and Computer Classes and Grants and Health & Wellness Events on February 27th (27 events)

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2/27/2013
Wednesday
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 4 of 10. Introduction to computers. Registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register. Space is limited.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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Digital Downloads

Want to learn about digital downloads? Find out if your media player is compatible with OverDrive? This class will help you find the information you need to use your device to download ebooks, audiobooks, and videos. Discover the free downloads offered by your library.

Part 2 of 2. Registration is from February 6 to February 20. Call 594-5305 to register.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
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 today’s 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.

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

2/27/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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The Twitter Toolkit

Twitter is a fun way to keep in touch. People use the Twitter website to tell other what they're doing right now and see what other people are up to. In this course, you will learn all about Twitter, become a member of this free website, and read and post messages online. After this course, you will be able to continue to use Twitter on your own.
**You must have a valid e-mail address to register for a Twitter account.**

Session 2 of 2. Registration is limited to seven (7) students. To register, call 520-594-5345 starting Thursday, February 7th.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Yoga Classes

Start your morning off with a peaceful and energizing yoga class! We recommend wearing loose clothes and bringing a yoga mat. This class meets before the building opens, so please knock to be let in.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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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.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Computer Lab
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults

Computer Classes



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Looking at Windows

Refresh the skills you need to work with the Windows operating system or just learn some helpful things about Windows. In this course, you will learn skills that are useful for beginning computer users including resizing and manipulating Windows, changing the mouse properties, using toolbars, rearranging the Desktop and getting support online.

Session 1 of 2

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

Our Job Help Hub Instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of job search topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, e-mail accounts, completing online job applications, interviewing, and basic computer skills.

An individual can sign up for a ½-hour one-on-one session during drop-in job help; stop in or call the library at 594-5200.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Geasa-Marana
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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All About Google

Google is a leading search engine that helps you locate information on the Internet. In this course, you will learn about some of the other useful and fun features of Google, including news, maps, videos, calendars and health and financial information.

Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Digital Photography

This course will introduce you to the vocabulary, concepts, and equipment you need to be a digital photographer. Learn how to upload pictures to your computer and how to organize, edit, print and email digital photos.
Prerequisite: Mouse and keyboard skills, or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Learn to use Google

Google is a leading search engine that helps you locate information on the Internet. In this course, you will learn about some of the other useful and fun features of Google, including news, maps, videos, calendars and health and financial information.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 1:00pm
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.

Register at the Library or by calling 594-5580. Registration begins February 13.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
Mission
Study Room
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.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Community Literacy Center 949 E 35th St. (520) 594-5335
Categories:
Computer Classes

eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help
Job Help

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Drop-In Job/Computer Help

Our computer instructors are available to provide hands-on and individual instruction on a wide variety of job help and computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online research and job searching, email accounts, Internet searching, test preparation, eBook readers, digital downloads, online school, and more.

2/27/2013
Wednesday
11:30am - 1:00pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Computer Lab
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Getting Acquainted with the Computer

Never tried a computer before? Wondering what all the excitement is about? Take this class to learn a bit about computers. This is a hands-on class that will acquaint you with a computer for the first time.

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