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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 18th (106 events)

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10/18/2012
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
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.

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

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool
Storytime

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Super Awesome Family Storytime: Winter!

Come join us for an extra awesome family storytime as we celebrate all things winter! The fun will include parachute games, a puppet story, crafts, and sing-along songs.

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Lab/Teen area
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Alta Vista High School Research Skills Class

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

10/18/2012
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.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010. The location of Main Library Job Help is in the second floor Catalina Room.

10/18/2012
Thursday
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.

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Sonora Environmental Research Institute

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

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:30am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Kids
Storytime

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Babytime

Designed for babies up to 18 months of age. At storytime, children have the opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning.

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
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.

Part 2 of 3. Registration closed.

10/18/2012
Thursday
9:45am - 10:45am
Location:
Bookmobile
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Teens

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Visit the Bookmobile

Visit the Bookmobile at Far Horizons Village, 555 N Pantano Rd on the 3rd Thursday of the month.

10/18/2012
Thursday
10:00am
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.

10/18/2012
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.

We are taking a break this week. Babytime will start again on October 25. See you then!

10/18/2012
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Cafe' Philo

This is not a library sponsored event and is subject to change.

10/18/2012
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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One-on-One Help for Digital Downloads

At this drop-in session for all ages, get one-on-one assistance with a wide range of questions regarding eReaders: Kindles, Ipads, IPods, Nooks and electronic readers. Learn to download free books to your computer or eReader.

10/18/2012
Thursday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Book Club

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Great Literature of All Times

The Great Literature of All Times group is led by Dr. Bill Fry. Read and discuss a different selection each month. Readings are available at the information desk.

Tennessee Williams - The Glass Menagerie (1945)

10/18/2012
Thursday
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!

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