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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 October 1st (74 events)

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10/1/2012
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Microsoft Word

Create letters, memos, forms, letters and labels. Learn to edit, format text, use spell check, insert graphics, and use drawing tools. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the "Get Started with the Computer" class required.

Part 5 of 6. Registration limited to 10. To register, call 594-5365 starting Wednesday, September 5th.

10/1/2012
Monday
8:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Literacy
Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.

Call 520-594-5325 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list.

La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects ofrecerán un programa gratis para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5325 para más información.

10/1/2012
Monday
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.

10/1/2012
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Business-SCORE

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SCORE Business Counseling

Free one-on-one counseling to small business owners or to anyone contemplating starting a new business, provided by SCORE counselors to America's small business executives. Get information about opening a small business, developing your business plan, financing alternatives, and much more.
Make a one-hour appointment by calling 520-505-3636. Other appointment alternatives are available based on need.

10/1/2012
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Sweater Nanas

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

10/1/2012
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Computer Lab at the Ellie Towne Community Center
Across the street from the library.
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Meet the Computer

Never tried a computer before? In this course you will get to meet the computer, the keyboard and the mouse, and you will learn what they are and how to use them. No experience is necessary for you to take this relaxed, fun class.
Note: If you have never used a computer before, this is an excellent class to take before Introduction to Computers.

Class one of two.

10/1/2012
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Nanini
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool

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Stay and Play

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

10/1/2012
Monday
9:30am - 12:30pm
Location:
El Rio
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
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.

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Word

In this course you will learn valuable word processing skills like creating, saving and retrieving documents; inserting and deleting text; formatting text; and using cut, copy and paste. Before you take this course, you should have some experience with the computer and the Windows operating system.

Part 4 of 4. Registration is from August 27 to September 10. Call 594-5305 to register.

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presenter: 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 - 4 years.

No Stay & Play at Woods Library Oct 1st.

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.

Call 520-594-5200 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list


La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson ofrecerán un programa gratis para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada.

Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5200 para más información.

10/1/2012
Monday
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.

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Community Meeting

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La Leche League

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

10/1/2012
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Laptops for Job Seekers

Laptops for Job Seekers Laptops are available by request for filling out online applications and/or creating resumes. Job Seeker laptops have no time limit and are first come, first served. Inquire at the customer service desk.

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