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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 8th (88 events)

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5/8/2014
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Get Started with the Computer

Learn the mouse, keyboard, buttons, scrollbars, and to open, navigate, and close programs, and gain an understanding of computer terms.

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

5/8/2014
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.

5/8/2014
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED/HSE Preparation and Tutoring

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

5/8/2014
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd Floor-Catalina Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Business
Computer Classes

Job Help
Teens

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Want to Start Your Own Business?

Get the help you need to start your own business during our drop-in sessions. Our Program Instructor is available to provide hands-on and individual instruction on a wide variety of business start-up topics including:

  • Turning your idea into a business plan
  • Determining the skills you need to be successful
  • Getting information about licensing, taxes, and finance
  • Connecting you to community resources that can help you succeed

5/8/2014
Thursday
9:30am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Kids
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 long.

5/8/2014
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.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
LL1 Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Business
Grants

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Market Research with ReferenceUSA: Tips and Tricks for Businesses and Nonprofits

Come learn how to navigate ReferenceUSA, the premier source of business and residential information offered by the Pima County Public Library. Create lists for marketing purposes with detailed company information including revenues and executive officers, as well as information about consumer and lifestyle interests of potential customers or donors. Small business owners and nonprofit fundraisers are especially encouraged to attend.

You may wish to bring your laptop or other device to follow along with the online demonstrations.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 791-4010

5/8/2014
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.

5/8/2014
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.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Book Club

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Contemporary Literature Book Club

The Contemporary Literature Book Club is a friendly and informal group. New participants are always welcome! The group reads current literary fiction, including many Pulitzer Prize winners. Titles are selected based on group suggestions and availability through the library. All meetings are held on the second Thursday at 10 a.m. unless otherwise indicated.

This month's selection is The Round House by Louise Erdrich.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Writing Workshops

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Writers' Motivational Workshop

With humor and passion, Alexis Powers provides the motivation to get your creative juices flowing. Whether you are working on fiction or memoir, come be inspired to pursue your writing life!

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Nanini
Conference Room
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

A 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. Registration is not required.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:15am
Location:
Sahuarita
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.
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.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Preschool
Spanish/Español
Storytime

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Bilingual Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos Familiar Bilingüe

Se presenta en español y en inglés. La hora de cuentos familiar bilingüe es una experiencia educativa en los dos idiomas para niņos bilingües y monolingües de todas edades.

Presented in Spanish and English. Bilingual family storytime is a learning experience in both languages for bilingual and monolingual children of all ages.

5/8/2014
Thursday
10:30am
Location:
Valencia
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Kids
Preschool
Spanish/Español
Storytime

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Bilingual Preschool Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para Niños Pre-escolares

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.

Esa hora de cuentos es para los ninos de 3 a 5 anos y sus padres y cuidadores. Leen cuentos, cantan, y hacen un arte para llevar a casa. Los actividades ayudan los ninos aprender los basicos - numeros, colores y letras. Dura por 35 a 40 minutos.

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