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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 23rd (101 events)

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10/23/2012
Tuesday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Computer Lab
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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Introduction to Computers

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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Computers

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 e-mail. 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.

Session 4 of 6. Registration is limited to ten (10) participants. Call 594-5365 to register starting Wednesday, October 3rd. THIS CLASS IS FULL.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Play is the natural activity of childhood. It is the way children learn about themselves, about others and about their world. 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 for questions.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
9:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Family
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. Storytime begins 1/2 hour before the library opens. This allows us to enjoy our time with the children. Staff will open the door.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy

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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. 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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to the Internet

Learn to use the Internet using a browser, links and search engines. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

Registration is required and begins October 9, 2012. Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
El Rio
Categories:
Family
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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Valencia
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Computer Basics

Become comfortable with a computer. Learn basic terms, how to manipulate a mouse, and use the keyboard. Explore the Windows operating system, start programs, and use buttons and scrollbars to navigate around programs.
Registration required: call 594-5390.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Business
Job Help

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ReTooling for ReEntry

Are you a caregiver, retiree or someone returning to the workplace? Attend the ReTooling for ReEntry workshop series to learn more about translating your home, volunteer and family management experiences to meet job requirements.

The workshops will cover conducting a skills assessment, creating a resume, succeeding in an interview, developing financial management skills, and networking. A representative from Career Services Unlimited will provide group and individual job counseling as needed.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Santa Rosa
Categories:
Computer Classes

Job Help

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Job and Computer Help

The computer lab at Santa Rosa Library is available for job and computer help. If you have any computer questions or need assistance conducting an internet job search, writting a resume, cover letter, or need a place to fill out online applications our computer lab is available.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
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!

10/23/2012
Tuesday
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.

10/23/2012
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults 50+
Games

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Senior Dominoes / Mexican Train

Seniors get together on the 4th Tuesday of the Month to play dominoes. Come join in the fun, its easy to learn.

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