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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.
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All Events on October 8th (96 events)

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10/8/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
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.

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Part 2 of 4. Registration is limited to 10. To register, please call 594-5365 starting Wednesday, September 25th, 2013.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Adults
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.

Session 6 of 6.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Spanish/Español
Teens

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Introducción a las Computadoras

Aprenda lo básico en este curso. Desde como prender y apagar la computadora hasta como manejar el mouse y abrir programas. Este programa es ideal para aquellas personas que no han tenido ningún tipo de contacto con una computadora. Para registrar llame al 594-5390.

Bilingual (English/Spanish)

10/8/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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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.

Bilingual (English/Spanish).

10/8/2013
Tuesday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Bookbike
Casitas on Broadway, 2121 E. Broadway
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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Bookbike at Casitas on Broadway

Visit the Bookbike at Casitas on Broadway at 2121 E. Broadway on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 9-10 am.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
meeting room
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.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
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.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
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.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
9:30am
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.

10/8/2013
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.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Publisher is a computer-publishing program that helps you easily create, customize and publish newsletters, brochures, flyers and catalogs. In this course you will learn skills like designing page layout, creating master pages, setting design guidelines, creating styles, inserting pages and copying formats.

Class 2 of 6

10/8/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 10:40am
Location:
El Rio
Categories:
Family
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.

10/8/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
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 594-5305. All supplies and classes are free.

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10/8/2013
Tuesday
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

10/8/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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One-on-one Drop in Computer Help

Get one-on-one assistance at the Library from our computer instructor, who can assist you with a wide range of computer-related topics.

Tuesday one-on-one sessions are drop in (first come, first served; no appointments will be taken). Sessions are up to 30 minutes in length.

Get help on a variety of topics, including jobs, eBooks, audio downloads, computers, & more!

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