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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 in October (2040 events)

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10/1/2013
Tuesday
7:00am
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Green Living

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Free Post-Holiday Swap

The library is partnering with Freecycle® to present a Free Post-Holiday Swap. What should you do with that unused item that is just gathering dust in your home? Swap it! This is your chance to swap out things that are in good condition and trade with your neighbors.

Please no large items like refrigerators or motorcycles.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
7:00am
Location:
Quincie Douglas
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Green Living

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Free Post-Holiday Swap

The library is partnering with Freecycle® to present a Free Post-Holiday Swap. What should you do with that unused item that is just gathering dust in your home? Swap it! This is your chance to swap out things that are in good condition and trade with your neighbors.

Please no large items like refrigerators or motorcycles.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Exploring Google

Google is a leading search engine that helps you locate information on the Internet. In this course, you will learn about some of the other useful and fun features of Google, including news, maps, videos, calendars and health and financial information.

Part 4 of 4. Registration is limited to 10. To register, please call 594-5365 starting Wednesday, September 11th, 2013.

10/1/2013
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 5 of 6.

10/1/2013
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)

10/1/2013
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).

10/1/2013
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.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Job Help

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Drop-in Computer & Job Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer and job topics. Topics include Microsoft Word, Internet browsing, the library catalog, library databases, resume writing, online job searching, e-mail accounts, Internet searching and more. Registration is not required.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Library Proper
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Free Blood Pressure Screening

As a public service, volunteer Registered Nurses from the Marana Health Center will provide free blood pressure screenings at the Oro Valley Public Library.

10/1/2013
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.

10/1/2013
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.

10/1/2013
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.

10/1/2013
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.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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Digital Downloads

Want to learn about downloading eBooks and audiobooks from the library? This class will help you find the information you need to use your device to download ebooks, audiobooks and videos using OverDrive, the library's digital books service. Discover the free downloads offered by your library.

10/1/2013
Tuesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Career Connections

If you are looking for a job or looking to change your career path, join us for networking, support and resources. A Career Coach Speaker will cover topics including networking, interviewing, online responses to ads including applications, social networking, and references. There is no cost to attend and no registration required.

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