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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 24th (95 events)

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10/24/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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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.

10/24/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Looking at Windows

Refresh the skills you need to work with the Windows operating system or just learn some helpful things about Windows.
In this course, you will learn skills that are useful for beginning computer users including resizing and manipulating Windows, changing the mouse properties, using toolbars, rearranging the computer desktop and getting support online.

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

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living

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Natural Fertilizing with Earthworms

Build and take home a worm compost bin!

Presented by the Green Valley-Sahuarita Community Food Bank. Space is limited. Register online at Community Food Bank.

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
3rd floor, Rincon Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness

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Health-E-Arizona and Health Insurance Marketplace

A Public Health Nurse will provide free one-on-one assistance in learning about coverage, benefits and services from Health-E-Arizona and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

No appointment necessary and no telephone reservations will be taken. For more information call the library's Infoline at 791-4010.

10/24/2013
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.

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd Floor Santa Rita Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Individual Job Counseling

A job counselor from Career Services Unlimited will provide free, one-on-one career counseling on topics including resume writing, choosing a career, updating your interviewing, networking and job search skills, and more.

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Intermediate Microsoft Word

This course focuses on intermediate word processing skills like formatting longer documents, using clipart, using templates and styles, creating and editing tables and creating mail merges.

This is a follow-up to Introduction to Microsoft Word. If you haven’t taken that course, you should at least be familiar with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Word.

Session 2 of 3. To register, call 520-594-5580 starting Thursday, October 3.

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 7:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room and Library Proper
Categories:
Adults
Family
Kids
Teens

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Friends of the Oro Valley Public Library Book Sale

There will be more than 20,000 books including such categories as: Art, Children, History, Humor, Literature, Mystery, Romance, Southwest, Sports, CD's, DVD's and much more. All proceeds benefit the Oro Valley Public Library.

For more information contact the Friends Book Shoppe at (520) 594-5672.

10/24/2013
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.

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center
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.

Class 2 of 6

10/24/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Salazar-Ajo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Keeping Your Email Organized

You've been using email for some time now, but things are getting messy. How do you get all your email organized? And how do you deal with all that annoying junk mail? This class teaches you helpful email skills, including how to use your email address book and junk mail filters.

Part 2 of 2. Space is limited, and reservations are required. Call the library at 520-387-6075 to register.

10/24/2013
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.

10/24/2013
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.

10/24/2013
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.

10/24/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Job Help
Spanish/Español
Teens

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Drop-in Job Help/Ayuda personalizada de computación y búsqueda de empleo

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, e-mail accounts, Internet searching and more.

Nuestro instructor de computación está disponible para responder cualquier pregunta que tenga sobre temas de computación. Estos temas pueden incluir escritura de currículo (résumé), búsqueda de empleo en la red, cuentas de correo electrónico, búsquedas en la Internet y más. Gmail for Your Job Search

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