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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 5th (41 events)

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10/5/2013
Saturday
8:30am - 9:30am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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Volunteer Orientation

If you're wondering how you can help, here's an opportunity to find out about a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library.

Please fill out this application and bring it with you to the orientation.
Please RSVP to Karen at 520-791-4010 or Karen.Greene@pima.gov for further information needed for this orientation.

10/5/2013
Saturday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Large Meeting Room
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. It is a six part series. Please register for the class in person at the Eckstrom-Columbus Library or via telephone by calling 594-5285.

10/5/2013
Saturday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Himmel Park
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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University of Arizona Legal Referral Clinic

Students from the University of Arizona School of Law will refer you to free or inexpensive legal assistance.

10/5/2013
Saturday
9:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Computer Tutoring

A computer instructor is available to assist on a variety of topics: basic computer/internet/email use, iPad & eReaders, digital downloads, job help, Microsoft Office, library catalog and other online resources. Individualized half-hour sessions.

10/5/2013
Saturday
9:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Kids
Literacy
Teens

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Books and More Sale

The Friends of Pima County Public Library has joined forces with the Sunnyside Literacy Council to have a book sale. When it comes to offering bargains on books, and other means of entertainment, the Friends of the Library know their stuff.

10/5/2013
Saturday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Computer Basics, Part 2

Learn about the parts of the computer, how to turn the computer on and off, how to use the keyboard and mouse, about the desktop, how to open, close, and resize windows, and how to work with multiple windows.

10/5/2013
Saturday
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Sit & Knit

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

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Sensory Friendly Storytime

Sensory Friendly Storytimes are designed for children ages 10 and under who have a hard time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload. Our librarians will use preschool-level books, songs and movement during storytimes. All are welcome.

Please contact Jen Whitt at 594-5315 for more information.

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Book Club

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First Saturday Book Club

Join us for this month’s meeting of our book club, with refreshments and an informal discussion of titles ranging from popular to literary fiction.

We will discuss A Town like Alice by Nevil Shute.

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:00am
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.

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Arts & Crafts

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Drawing I: An Art Workshop for Adults

Learn to see like an artist with professional artist, Jennifer Miller from The Drawing Studio. This 6-week course can help you learn to draw what you observe. Space is limited. For more information or to register call 594-5355. All supplies and classes are free.

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10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Large meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Teens

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Lego Club

Hey kids, do you love building things with Legos? If you do, join our Lego Club at the Kirk-Bear Canyon Library. We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination.

The Lego Club is open for all ages. No registration is required.

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Community Room
Categories:
Computer Classes

Teens

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CreateIT Drop In Lab

CreateIT - Think IT. Make IT. Do IT. Digital media and technology classes for teens.

Drop in and explore with us! Work on digital projects, share creative ideas, check out new technologies. Free, fun and just for teens!

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is a software program for creating and showing presentations that include slides, outlines, speaker's notes and audience handouts. In this course designed for beginners, you will learn the fundamentals of PowerPoint. Practice using text, pictures and clip art, and then edit your presentation to make it look professional.
General knowledge of the Windows operating system and some knowledge of Microsoft Word are recommended prerequisites.

Class two of two.
Registration for this class is closed.

10/5/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 1:00pm
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.

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