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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 Business and Computer Classes and Grants and Health & Wellness Events from Today Onward (610 events)

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10/25/2014
Saturday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Community venue
The Mission Garden. Located at the base of A mountain just off of Grande/Mission Road.
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Book Club
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness

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Seed Library Book Club

Join the Seed Community in an engaging and casual book discussion.

For more information contact us at Seed.Library@pima.gov.

This month's selection: Sowing Seeds in the Desert by Masanobu Fukuoka.

10/25/2014
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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WellWays

WellWays is the place where your intentions for a better life meet the tools and support that allow it to happen. In this free program you will be introduced to a variety of resources and information on mental, physical and social wellness, along with ways that can help you implement new habits and make changes in your life.

This is a 5-part series and participants are highly encouraged to attend all sessions.
This program is designed for ages 15 and up. Please bring comfortable clothes.
Space is limited. To register, call 520-594-5285, stop by the Eckstrom-Columbus Library, or arrive 20 minutes early.

Session 3 (October 25): Healthy eating and exercise.

Upcoming Sessions:
November 15 - Sleep and social connectedness.
December 6 - Stress management and spiritual wellness.

10/25/2014
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


Teens

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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.

Call or visit Quincie Douglas Library to register, 520-594-5338.

10/25/2014
Saturday
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in the Southwest: Eat Your Yard-Getting Started with an Edible Landscape

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book “Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in the Southwest.”

10/27/2014
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft 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. Once you begin to understand the basics, you will find it is an easy and fun application to use. 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, create invoices and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

Class 2 of 2

10/27/2014
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness

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Public Health Nurse Visit

Do you have a health-related question? Do you need to find low cost health care resources in Pima County? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is? A Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

10/27/2014
Monday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness

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Public Health Nurse Visit

Do you have a health-related question? Do you need to find low cost health care resources in Pima County? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is? A Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

Nurse Linda Dingle with the Pima County Health Department will present a free program on Macular Degeneration which is the leading cause of vision loss.

10/27/2014
Monday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Explore Online Resources

Do you want to explore the fantastic online resources available to you through the library but don't know where to start? Here's your chance to learn more about a few of the library's free online resources, plus others that are freely available.

Come to any or all of the sessions. Registration opens September 29. Call 520-594-5345 to reserve a place.

Medline Plus Online Health Information: Find out where to go for current and reliable health information.

10/27/2014
Monday
11:30am - 3:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
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.

10/27/2014
Monday
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Idea+Space (2nd floor)
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.

10/27/2014
Monday
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Large meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Healthy Living: Managing Ongoing Health Conditions

Developed by Stanford University, this free workshop teaches adults and caregivers to live successfully with on-going health conditions such as diabetes, cancer, heart and lung disease, arthritis, and hypertension.

The workshop teaches management skills through interaction, goal-setting, and action planning.

The workshop consists of 6 sessions, meeting once a week for 2.5 hours. The program is administered by the Pima County Health Department. Space is limited, and registration is required prior to the first session. Participants are expected to attend every meeting.

For more information, or to register, please contact Hector Juarez at 520-243-7939 or Hector.Juarez@pima.gov.

Class 3 of 6. Registration required prior to the first class.

10/27/2014
Monday
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help
Spanish/Español

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Drop-In Computer 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.

10/27/2014
Monday
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help

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Walk-In Job Help/Computer Help

Get help with online job searching, completing an online job application, creating or updating your resume, and writing a cover letter. Ask your most-pressing computer-related questions, from using the mouse and keyboard, using email, surfing the Internet, and using Microsoft Word. Just walk in! No appointment necessary.

10/27/2014
Monday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help
Spanish/Español

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Personalized Computer and Job Help / Ayuda personalizada de computación y búsqueda de empleo

Our computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics can include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

Ayuda personalizada de computación y búsqueda de empleo

Nuestro instructor de computación está disponible para responder cualquier pregunta que tenga de una variedad de temas de computación. Estos temas pueden incluir escritura de currículo, búsqueda de empleo en la red, cuentas de correo electrónico, búsquedas en la Internet y más.

Bilingual (English/Spanish).

10/27/2014
Monday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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One-on-One Computer Help

A computer monitor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include basic internet and computer use, basic Microsoft Office Suite, using library resources, and downloading digital material (ebooks, music, and more).
Please call Himmel Park Library at 520-594-5305 to schedule your appointment.

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