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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 25th (34 events)

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10/25/2013
Friday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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Introduction to 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. 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, generate invoices, and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

10/25/2013
Friday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
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 desk or call 520-594-5275

10/25/2013
Friday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Bookbike
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Kids
Teens

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The Bookbike at Casa Maria Soup Kitchen

Visit the Bookbike at Casa Maria Soup Kitchen, 352 E. 25th St., on the 4th Friday of the month.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
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.

Mouse and Keyboarding Basicss

10/25/2013
Friday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presented by 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 to 5 years.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
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.

Half Price All Day!

10/25/2013
Friday
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.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Family
Kids
Storytime

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Babytime

Babytime is designed for babies up to 18 months of age. At Storytime, children have an opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning.

Hora de Cuentos de Bebés

Esta hora de cuentos es diseńada para los bebés hasta 18 meses de edad. Este programa es presentado en inglés.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
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.

Join us in the large meeting room today for SPOOKYTIME, a not-too-scary storytime for children ages two to five. Wear your costume!

10/25/2013
Friday
10:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
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.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
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.

10/25/2013
Friday
10:30am - 11:15am
Location:
Nanini
Categories:
Kids
Storytime
Preschool

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. Activities help children learn colors, numbers, and letters. This program is 30 to 45 minutes. Children must be able to sit for longer periods than during Toddler Storytime.

10/25/2013
Friday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Santa Rita Room
Categories:
Adults
Arts & Crafts

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Urban Yarns @ the Library

Calling all downtown knitters and crocheters! Bring your hooks, needles, and lunches to Urban Yarns, an informal weekly gathering. Meet fellow fiber fanatics, peruse the library's latest fiber-themed books, and find inspiration for your next project.
For more information, call 520-791-4010.
Note: No instruction is provided.

Websites about knitting, crocheting, and weaving.

10/25/2013
Friday
11:00am - 2:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help
Job Help

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Drop-in Job and Computer Help

Our computer instructor is available to provide hands-on and individual instruction on a wide variety of job help and computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online research and job searching, email accounts, Internet searching, test preparation, eBook readers, digital downloads, and more.

Space limited but registration is not required. For more information call 594-5445.

10/25/2013
Friday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
English Language Classes


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Advanced English Language Conversation Class / Clases de Conversación de Inglés avanzadas

Practice your English conversation skills with trained, volunteer tutors from Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects. Classes may include some reading and writing to stimulate discussion. Call 594-5305 to inquire.
Parents please note that children cannot attend these classes. Parents must make their own childcare arrangements for children under the age of 8.

Class is full. If interested, please sign the interest list in order to be notified about the Spring class starting on January 14, 2014.

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