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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 Health & Wellness Events in August (19 events)

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8/1/2013
Thursday
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Alzheimer's Caregiver Group

Are you a caregiver to someone who has Alzheimer's? Join us for support, education and discussion.

8/7/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Laughter Yoga Club

Led by certified Laughter Yoga Leader Maurynne "Em" Maxwell.
Laughter Club is open to all adults. Participants gather to practice Laughter Yoga, a form of Mind/Body exercise created to increase the healing effects of laughter in one's life. No yoga mats required--not even a sense of humor! Just the ability to lift one's arms, clap, and indulge in gentle playfulness. Come see what it's all about!
Call 520-594-5295 for more information.

8/7/2013
Wednesday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Community Meeting
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Health Weighs Lecture Series with Dr. Sandra Bevacqua

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

8/10/2013
Saturday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Teens

Link to this event

Home Canning, Freezing and Drying

Too many tomatoes and vegetables? Come learn the different delicious ways you can preserve them!
Presented by the Green Valley-Sahuarita Community Food Bank.
Space is limited. Please register online at communityfoodbank.com/gardenworkshops or by calling 520-784-4669.

8/10/2013
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
1st Floor Café Table Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Teens

Link to this event

Dig In! Library Plaza Planter Project

It's time to Dig In-to the planters in front of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library!

If you would like to join in this beautification effort, please attend this, or one of the other, scheduled planting information sessions. These sessions will be held in the café table area on the first floor of the Main Library.

No gardening experience is necessary. We will provide mentors and other resources. You bring your enthusiasm! Work with your friends, family, co-workers or come on your own.

We will hold a planting shindig the morning of DIY Day, Saturday, September 28, 2013.

If you have questions, call Infoline at 791-4010.

8/12/2013
Monday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Health & Wellness
Kids
Teens

Link to this event

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.

8/13/2013
Tuesday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Pima Council on Aging

An ambassador will be available to provide information and referral service on issues concerning seniors, such as housing options, transportation, food, mental health, caregiving, social services and legal aid. One-on-one discussion with an ambassador is available on a first-come first-served basis.

8/13/2013
Tuesday
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

Link to this event

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.

8/14/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Laughter Yoga Club

Led by certified Laughter Yoga Leader Maurynne "Em" Maxwell.
Laughter Club is open to all adults. Participants gather to practice Laughter Yoga, a form of Mind/Body exercise created to increase the healing effects of laughter in one's life. No yoga mats required--not even a sense of humor! Just the ability to lift one's arms, clap, and indulge in gentle playfulness. Come see what it's all about!
Call 520-594-5295 for more information.

8/15/2013
Thursday
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Program Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Alzheimer's Caregiver Group

Are you a caregiver to someone who has Alzheimer's? Join us for support, education and discussion.

8/19/2013
Monday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

Link to this event

Flight School: Acro Yoga and Creative Movement

Presented by Serena Tang and Andre Newman.
Join us for an introductory AcroYoga workshop to discover a dynamic practice combining partner yoga and acrobatics. Learn the basic principles of circus: balance, coordination and performance.

8/20/2013
Tuesday
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Small Study Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Teens

Link to this event

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.

8/21/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Laughter Yoga Club

Led by certified Laughter Yoga Leader Maurynne "Em" Maxwell.
Laughter Club is open to all adults. Participants gather to practice Laughter Yoga, a form of Mind/Body exercise created to increase the healing effects of laughter in one's life. No yoga mats required--not even a sense of humor! Just the ability to lift one's arms, clap, and indulge in gentle playfulness. Come see what it's all about!
Call 520-594-5295 for more information.

8/23/2013
Friday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
1st Floor Café Table Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Teens

Link to this event

Dig In! Library Plaza Planter Project

It's time to Dig In-to the planters in front of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library!

If you would like to join in this beautification effort, please attend this, or one of the other, scheduled planting information sessions. These sessions will be held in the café table area on the first floor of the Main Library.

No gardening experience is necessary. We will provide mentors and other resources. You bring your enthusiasm! Work with your friends, family, co-workers or come on your own.

We will hold a planting shindig the morning of DIY Day, Saturday, September 28, 2013.

If you have questions, call Infoline at 791-4010.

8/24/2013
Saturday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


Health & Wellness

Link to this event

Wellness on the Web

This short, hands-on computer class will help you go online to find resources and information on health-related issues. You will get to explore many health-related websites. You will also learn to evaluate the reliability of websites dealing with health topics.

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