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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 May 29th (73 events)

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5/29/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Publisher is a computer-publishing program that helps you easily create, customize and publish newsletters, brochures, flyers and catalogs. In this course you will learn skills like designing page layout, creating master pages, setting design guidelines, creating styles, inserting pages and copying formats.

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

5/29/2013
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Computer Area
Categories:
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Social Networking: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest

Social networking online is communicating electronically with people who share common interests. There are many methods of social networking online. In this class, we will focus on chatting, blogging, and participating in a social networking community. We will also discuss common sense and safety online.
NOTE: You must have a valid e-mail address to register for these social networking sites; please bring your e-mail address and e-mail password to each session.

Session 3 of 4. Class is limited to seven (7) students. To register, please call 520-594-5345 starting Thursday, May 2nd.

5/29/2013
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.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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Introduction to Computers / Introducción a las Computadoras

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.


Introducción a las Computadoras incluye usando el teclado y el raton. Usando Microsoft Word y navegando el Internet. Es para personas con poca experiencia usando computadoras.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
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.

Session 3 of 3. To register, call 594-5580 starting Wednesday, May 1.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
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.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
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. tories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.
Hora de Cuentos de Niños. Esta Hora de Cuentos es diseñada para los niños de 18-36 meses de edad, y corre por 20-30 minutos. Este programa es presentado en inglés.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Computer Lab
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to eBay

Buying and selling items online is a fun and easy way to shop and sell. eBay is the largest and most active auction site on the Internet featuring everything from books to cars. This class will help you navigate your way through the ins and outs of eBay, whether you want to buy, sell or simply browse.

Session 2 of 2

5/29/2013
Wednesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Preschool
Spanish/Español

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Stay and Play/Grupo de Juego

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.
Presented by The Parent Connection. This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) program.


El aprender como jugar con su hijo puede promover un desarrollo cognitivo y emocional adecuado y saludable. Nuestro grupo de juego incluye canciones y juegos que promueven la adquisición de lenguaje, habilidades sociales/emocionales, habilidades motoras y crecimiento intelectual. ¡Invitamos a niños de 8 meses a 4 años y a sus padres a que vengan a jugar! Una especialista certificada en el desarrollo de niños de The Parent Connection estará disponible para contestar sus preguntas.
Presentado por The Parent Connection. Este es un programa bilingüe (Inglés/Español).

5/29/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Storytime

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Family Storytime

Family Storytime is for all ages. It is an opportunity for parents to introduce their children to reading and language in a fun way.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Geasa-Marana
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Exploring 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 520-594-5255 to register.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Learn Computer Basics

Do you have issues with double clicking the mouse? Do you know what the right mouse button can be used for? Learn basic computer skills and terminology in this class.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
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.

5/29/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Valencia
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Community Food Bank

Community Food Bank staff will be available to help you apply for SNAP and AHCCCS at our community information table in the lobby. Come to find out more!
This is not a library sponsored event, dates and time subject to change without notice.

5/29/2013
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.

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