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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.
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All Events on October 28th (58 events)

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10/28/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Getting Acquainted with the Computer

Never tried a computer before? Wondering what all the excitement is about? Take this class to learn a bit about computers. This is a hands-on class that will acquaint you with a computer for the first time.

Part 3 of 4. Registration is limited to 10. To register, please call 594-5365 starting Wednesday, October 9th.

10/28/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

In this course you will learn valuable word-processing skills such as 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 7 of 8. Space is limited, and registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register.

10/28/2013
Monday
8:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Community venue
Kino Veterans' Workforce Center
2801 E. Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520)243-6700
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Business
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Self-Employment: Thinking of Starting Your Own Business?

Lack of time, money, and resources are the biggest barriers to self-employment. This workshop series will help you gain the knowledge you need to start your own business.

  • Learn how to turn your idea into a business plan.
  • Find out what skills you need to be successful.
  • Get information about business licensing, taxes, and finances.
  • Meet community experts and small business owners who can help you on your path to success.

This workshop will contain specific information for Veterans and their families.

This program was supported with funds granted by the Arizona State library, Archives and Public Records Agency, a division of the Arizona Secretary of State, under the Library Services and Technology Act, which is administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Workshop 5: Reality Check: Small Business Owners Discussion

Seating is limited, so register today!

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 520-594-5654

10/28/2013
Monday
9:00am - 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.

10/28/2013
Monday
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.

10/28/2013
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.

10/28/2013
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.

10/28/2013
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Nanini
Meeting Room
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.

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.

10/28/2013
Monday
9:30am - 12:30pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Exploring the Internet

Having trouble finding what you need on the Internet? Come to this class and learn the best way to search for the information you want. You will get to try out some search strategies online with plenty of time to practice.

10/28/2013
Monday
9:30am - 12:30pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center, 1660 W Ruthrauff Road
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Exploring the Internet

Having trouble finding what you need on the Internet? Come to this class and learn the best way to search for the information you want. You will get to try out some search strategies online with plenty of time to practice.

10/28/2013
Monday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Program 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.

10/28/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Computer Classes


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Digital Photography

This course will introduce you to the vocabulary, concepts, and equipment you need to be a digital photographer. Learn how to upload pictures to your computer and how to organize, edit, print and email digital photos. Prerequisite: Mouse and keyboard skills, or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class.

Part 2 of 2

10/28/2013
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.

10/28/2013
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Tomando Control de Su Salud/Pima County Health Department

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

10/28/2013
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
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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