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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 30th (91 events)

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4/30/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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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 e-mail. 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.

Session 4 of 4. Registration is limited to 10 individuals. To register, call 594-5365 starting Wednesday, April 10th.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
meeting room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Play is the natural activity of childhood. It is the way children learn about themselves, about others and about their world. 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 for questions.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
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. Stories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.

Presented by Sign with Baby Tucson.
Join us for a Storytime that incorporates a beautiful visual language to help support and enhance a child’s learning process. This is an El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day) program.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
9:30am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Family
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. Stories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler Storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long. Storytime begins 1/2 hour before the library opens. This allows us to enjoy our time with the children. Staff will open the door.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Exploring Windows

Explore menus, folders, directories in the Microsoft Windows operating system. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

Registration required. Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 10:45am
Location:
El Rio
Categories:
Family
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

Come join us for stories, songs and fun! Designed for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents or caregivers. Stories are longer than the Toddler Storytime and the activities are more complex. Children must be able to sit still for a longer period of time than during Toddler Storytime. Preschool Storytime is 30 to 45 minutes.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Career Connections

If you are looking for a job or looking to change your career path, join us for networking, support and resources. A Career Coach Speaker will cover topics including networking, interviewing, online responses to ads including applications, social networking, and references. There is no cost to attend and no registration required.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Valencia
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Computer Basics

Become comfortable with a computer. Learn basic terms, how to manipulate a mouse, and use the keyboard. Explore the Windows operating system, start programs, and use buttons and scrollbars to navigate around programs.
Registration required: call 594-5390.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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Digital Download Drop-in Session

Get help on a variety of topics, including eBooks, audio downloads, digital magazines and streaming video from Overdrive, OneClickdigital, Freading, Zinio and IndieFlix—all available on our eBooks and Digital Media page. No appointment necessary, but space is limited.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults
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.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 594-5338

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Santa Rosa
Computer Lab
Categories:
Computer Classes

Job Help

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Job and Computer Help

The computer lab at Santa Rosa Library is available for job and computer help. If you have any computer questions or need assistance conducting an internet job search, writting a resume, cover letter, or need a place to fill out online applications our computer lab is available.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help
Kids

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One-on-One Help

At this drop-in session for all ages, get one-on-one assistance with a wide range of questions, including topics such as Job Help, eReaders, computers, and using the library's online resources, all at your own pace!

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Kids
Spanish/Español
Teens

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Quiet Zone / La Zona de Silencio

We are designating a Quiet Zone for those customers who would like an area where they can have a peaceful place for study, contemplation, reflection, productive thinking or to just read, with minimal disturbances.

La Zona de Silencio está reservada para clientes de la Biblioteca quienes están leyendo, estudiando, conduciendo investigaciónes u otras actividades sin ruido.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
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.

Session 3 of 3. To register, call 594-5580 starting Tuesday, April 2.

4/30/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 2:00pm
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.

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