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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 at Eckstrom-Columbus in September (74 events)

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9/3/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Spanish/Español

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Introducción a las computadoras

Aprenda lo básico en este curso. Desde cómo prender y apagar la computadora hasta cómo manejar el mouse y abrir programas. Aprenda acerca de Microsoft Word, Internet, y correo electrónico. Para registrarse llame al 594-5285.

9/3/2013
Tuesday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
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.

9/3/2013
Tuesday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Homework Help
Kids
Teens

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Homework Help

Free tutoring is available on site for all ages. Subjects include math, science, social studies and writing. Help available in Spanish, subject to availability.

Also available: Connect to online Homework Help (2-11 pm every day except major holidays).


Ayuda gratis con la tarea escolar. Ayuda disponible en español, sujeto a disponibilidad. Recibe ayuda gratis de tutores en línea!

9/4/2013
Wednesday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Computer commons
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Spanish/Español

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Introducción a las computadoras

Aprenda lo básico en este curso. Desde cómo prender y apagar la computadora hasta cómo 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 594-5285.

9/4/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presented by 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.

9/4/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Games
Kids
Teens

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We Got Game!

Join us for an afternoon of gaming. Choose between a variety of games for Wii including Madden, Super Smash Bros Brawl, Naruto, Rock Band® and DDR, or snag a laptop to play an online game.

Gaming is held on the first, third and fifth Wednesday of the month, for tweens to teens, ages 10-18. For more information, stop by the library or call 594-5285.

9/4/2013
Wednesday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Literacy
Teens

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ReadStrong: Level Up Your Reading @ Your Library

Drop in on a ReadStrong session to level up your reading skills.

All ages are welcome to attend these free sessions where the focus is on improving reading skills and reading for fun. Each session will be facilitated by a specially-trained tutor who will help developing readers to build confidence and get motivated all while in a relaxed setting.

9/5/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. Activities help children learn colors, numbers, and letters. This program is 30 to 45 minutes. Children must be able to sit for longer periods than during Toddler Storytime.

9/5/2013
Thursday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Homework Help
Kids
Teens

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Homework Help

Free tutoring is available on site for all ages. Subjects include math, science, social studies and writing. Help available in Spanish, subject to availability.

Also available: Connect to online Homework Help (2-11 pm every day except major holidays).


Ayuda gratis con la tarea escolar. Ayuda disponible en español, sujeto a disponibilidad. Recibe ayuda gratis de tutores en línea!

9/5/2013
Thursday
4:30pm - 5:50pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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Drop in Computer Questions

Come meet with the computer instructor and other patrons to learn more about your electronic device(s). Please bring your own laptop or e-reader if you have questions about that device.

9/5/2013
Thursday
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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Mango Night!

Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, Italian, or French.

ESL students, come practice your English! If you're going on a trip overseas, come learn to speak another language.

Laptops will be set up for your use, and assistance will be available.

9/6/2013
Friday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Computer Lab
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Teens

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Introduction to 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. 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, generate invoices, and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

9/6/2013
Friday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Laptop Lab
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Teens

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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, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

9/7/2013
Saturday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Large Conference Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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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.

9/7/2013
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.

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