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All Events for Kids on May 31st (18 events)

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5/31/2013
Friday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presented by 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 to 5 years.

5/31/2013
Friday
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.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Teens

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Welcome to the Newly-Remodeled and Expanded Eckstrom-Columbus Library!

The Eckstrom-Columbus Library invites you to enjoy the resources that will serve our community for generations to come.

The library opens today after an eight month closure for renovation. Renamed in 2007, in honor of former Pima County Supervisor Dan Eckstrom, the facility has been updated and expanded.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

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 long.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Children's Area
Categories:
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

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 long.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Family
Kids
Storytime

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Babytime

Babytime is designed for babies up to 18 months of age. At Storytime, children have an opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning.

Hora de Cuentos de Bebés

Esta hora de cuentos es diseńada para los bebés hasta 18 meses de edad. Este programa es presentado en inglés.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:30am - 11:15am
Location:
Nanini
Categories:
Kids
Storytime
Preschool

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. Activities help children learn colors, numbers, and letters. This program is 30 to 45 minutes. Children must be able to sit for longer periods than during Toddler Storytime.

5/31/2013
Friday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Dewhirst-Catalina
Categories:
Kids
Preschool
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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A Walk in the Desert

Presented by the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.
Let’s take an imaginary walk through the desert to discover hidden animals and plants.

5/31/2013
Friday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Large meeting room
Categories:
Kids
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Dinosaur Discoveries

Presented by the Children's Museum Tucson.
Who doesn’t dig dinosaurs? Find out how big they were, what they ate and why they disappeared. Discover the keys to unlock the treasures gathered from fossils.

Limited to 60 people. Advance registration recommended. Please register at the library or call 520-594-5275. Registration begins May 17.

5/31/2013
Friday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Reptiles of Southern Arizona

Presented by Colossal Cave Mountain Park.
Learn about some of the more common and interesting reptiles in Southern Arizona, and how they are often misunderstood. Live animals will be present seasonally.

Space is limited. Arrive early to ensure a seat. Get your free ticket at the service desk 30 minutes prior to program start. This program targets kids aged 5-12. All others welcome, space permitting.

5/31/2013
Friday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool
Summer Reading
Teens

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MegaPizza Party

Join us for our Dig into Reading Summer Reading Kickoff at the Joyner-Green Valley Branch Library. This MegaPizza Party will feature a variety of games and seek-and-find door prizes.

5/31/2013
Friday
2:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Family
Games
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

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Friday Fun Club: Lego Challenge

Imagine it, build it!

Drop-in. Legos provided.

5/31/2013
Friday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting
Categories:
Family
Kids
Summer Reading

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A Crooked Tale

Presented by Puppets Amongus.
Kate and Caleb live an ordinary life in the country until a witch's spell turns Caleb into a dog. Not knowing the creature is her husband, Kate befriends the mysterious dog. Watch the hilarious antics.

Tickets Required. Tickets will be handed out 1/2 hour before program starts on a first-come-first-served basis. Must be present to receive ticket.

5/31/2013
Friday
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Geasa-Marana
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Games
Kids
Teens

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Chess Club

If you don't know the rules, don't sweat it; we'll teach you! Come to learn, practice, or to simply have fun.

Open to all ages.

5/31/2013
Friday
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


Family
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

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Internet Savvy

We'll give you tips on identifying online scams and test your Internet savvy. Also, learn about some cool websites.
iTNation Digital Media classes are for all ages! Each week stretch your creativity and learn a fun digital media skill. You may sign up for each class individually or enroll in the entire 5 week series. Classes are taught by high school students who have successfully completed at least 24 hours of training.

Space is limited. Please call 594-5580 to register.

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