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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 April 11th (115 events)

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4/11/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
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 computer desktop and getting support online.

Part 2 of 2. Register at the library or by calling 594-5355. Registration for April classes starts March 20.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Catalina Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Signup is not required.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010. The location of Main Library Job Help is in the second floor Catalina Room.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED Preparation and Tutoring

At this drop-in session, get help from our tutors to get started preparing for the GED 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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Santa Rita Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Individual Job Counseling

A job counselor from Career Services Unlimited will provide free, one-on-one career counseling on topics including resume writing, choosing a career, updating your interviewing, networking and job search skills, and more.

Walk-ins are welcome. No appointment is necessary, but sessions are limited to 30 minutes. For more information, please call Infoline at 791-4010.

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 7:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Friends Book Shoppe Oro Valley Public Library
Categories:
Adults
Family
Teens

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Friends of the Oro Valley Public Library Book Sale

There will be more than 20,000 books including such categories as: Art, Children, History, Humor, Literature, Mystery, Romance, Southwest, Sports, CD's, DVD's and much more. All proceeds benefit the Oro Valley Public Library.

For more information contact the Friends Book Shoppe at (520) 594-5670.

3:00 p.m. Half price sale begins!

4/11/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 2:30pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
At the Computer Lab at the Ellie Towne-Flowing Wells Community Center across the street from the library.
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Spanish/Español

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EITC / VITA Tax Preparation

IRS-trained volunteers will prepare federal and state income tax returns and counsel clients to make sure that that hard working families claim tax benefits for which they are eligible (EITC). The United Way can submit returns electronically for free.

Visit our Tax Info Guide for more information.


Preparación de Impuestos por EITC / VITA

Voluntarios calificados del IRS prepararán los impuestos federales y estatales y aconsejarán a clientes para asegurarse de que las familias reciban todos los beneficios para los que califican. La organización United Way puede enviar los impuestos electrónicamente sin costo adicional.

Para más información visite nuestra Guía de Información de Impuestos.

4/11/2013
Thursday
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am
Location:
Salazar-Ajo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness

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Healthy You: Carbs: Friend or Foe?

Say yes or no to carbs? Carbs are a necessary part of a balanced diet: this course will help you learn how to eat the right types in the right portions.
Program will be conducted by Desert Senita Community Health Center personnel.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Tai Chi for Health – Tai Chi for Arthritis

A six-week exercise program to improve balance, mobility, relieve pain, increase muscle strength, improve immune function, enhance relaxation and improve mental focus. This class is designed to feel safe, comfortable, fun, and inspire well-being.
Presented by Heather Chalon, MPH.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
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.

4/11/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Café Philo

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

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