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All Business and Computer Classes and Grants and Health & Wellness Events on November 7th (19 events)

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11/7/2013
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.

11/7/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Using Paint

Paint is a simple graphic painting program that has been included with all versions of Microsoft Windows. This application introduced many to painting on a computer for the first time. This program is very easy to use. No artistic skills are required for this course.

Register at the library or by calling 594-5355. Registration for November classes starts October 20

11/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Health & Wellness

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Wellness on the Web

Learn about online resources for health-related topics. Explore recommended websites and get reliable, useful information.

Session 1 of 2. To register, call 520-594-5580 starting Thursday, October 24.

11/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd Floor Catalina Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Signup is not required.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010.

11/7/2013
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 4 of 6

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Nanini
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness
Kids
Preschool
Teens

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Public Health Nurse Visit

Do you have health related questions? Do you need help decoding the new healthcare marketplace? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is? A Public Health Nurse from Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library patrons with their health questions.

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Mission
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Spanish/Español

Link to this event

Drop-in Job Help

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, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Nanini
Conference Room
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes
Job Help

Link to this event

Drop-in Job Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Registration is not required.

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 2:30pm
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Spanish/Español

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Ayuda personalizada de computación y búsqueda de empleo

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.

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 2:30pm
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help

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Drop-in Job Help

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.

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

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Happiness Community Conversations

Beginning the week of October 14, and extending for five weeks, several library branches will be hosting Happiness Community Conversations, open to the public, for youth and adults. These conversations complement the University of Arizona’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences 2013 Downtown Lecture Series on Happiness.

Participants in the Happiness Community Conversations are encouraged to attend the UA Happiness Lecture Series, held on five Wednesdays from mid-October to mid-November at the Fox Theatre downtown, but it is not a requirement. The library conversations will include ideas from the lectures and take a creative and community leap forward, encouraging "next steps" for Tucson's residents to take as individual and community members in order to create a happier and more prosperous Tucson.

All the sessions are facilitated by professionals who work with Community Renaissance. For more information about Community Renaissance, contact Anita Fonte at 520-331-5582 or visit the website community-renaissance.com.

During the discussion this summary of the World Happiness Report may be referenced.

This week's topic: The Evolutionary Links between Exercise and Happiness

Suggested Community Conversation Questions:

  • What physical activity do you do that generates a sense of happiness? How often do you do it?
  • When you aren’t participating in a favorite physical activity, do you notice a change in your mood? Describe it.
  • Describe the feelings you have when you are doing your favorite physical activity. What physical activity you have yet to try do you think might also generate a sense of increased happiness in your life?

11/7/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 3:00pm
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes



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One-On-One Computer Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include e-mail accounts, Internet browsing, e-readers, using the library website, resume building using WinWay, online job searching, and more. Sign-up for an hour with our computer instructor.

Register at the library or by calling 594-5355.

11/7/2013
Thursday
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Teens

Link to this event

Drop-in Job Help

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, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

11/7/2013
Thursday
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Public Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


Link to this event

Drop-in Computer Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include how to obtain a free email account, Microsoft Word, Internet browsing, the library catalog, library databases and more. Registration is not required.

11/7/2013
Thursday
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Mission
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

Link to this event

Introduction to Computers / Introducción a la computación

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.

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.

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