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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 Events at Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr on Week 3 Of February (27 events)

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2/11/2013
Monday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.

Call 520-594-5200 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list


La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson ofrecerán un programa gratis para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada.

Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5200 para más información.

2/11/2013
Monday
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED Preparation and Tutoring

At this drop-in session, get help from our tutors to get started preparing for the GED at your own pace. All classes are taught by Pima County Public Library tutors with Adult Education Certification, and will be taught in English. Students ages 16 and older can attend classes.

Please note that children cannot attend these classes. Parents must make their own child care arrangements for children under age 8.

Wheeler Taft Abbett, Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr. Registration is not required.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Basic Email

Set up a free electronic webmail account and type and send email. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

Registration begins January 29, 2013. Please call 520-594-5200 to r egister.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Family
Kids
Storytime

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Babytime

Designed for babies up to 18 months of age. At Storytime, children have an opportunity to do activities that promote development and learning.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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"One-on-One" Computer Tutoring

Come to Wheeler Taft Abbett Library for free weekly half-hour individualized basic computer tutoring in the following: using the mouse;basic internet use; basic Microsoft Word use; web-based email; navigating the library catalog.

Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Homework Help
Kids
Spanish/Español
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!

2/12/2013
Tuesday
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED Preparation and Tutoring

At this drop-in session, get help from our tutors to get started preparing for the GED at your own pace. All classes are taught by Pima County Public Library tutors with Adult Education Certification, and will be taught in English. Students ages 16 and older can attend classes.

Please note that children cannot attend these classes. Parents must make their own child care arrangements for children under age 8.

Wheeler Taft Abbett, Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr. Registration is not required.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool
Reading Buddies

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Read To a Dog!

Come and read for fun to a licensed therapy dog.

The dog creates a very low stress environment for children who are learning or having difficulties learning to read. As the child reads aloud, the dog listens and enjoys the story and never corrects the child.

The dog just loves what the child is doing! A loving, low-stress time for children to read is often extremely helpful in learning to read.

Thinking of adopting a pet? Learn more at Pima Animal Care Center.

2/12/2013
Tuesday
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Teens

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All Things Horses - Colic: Cause, Prevention & Treatment

Dr Shamis DVM co-operates the Cortaro Equine Hospital. He studied for 4 years of post graduate residency in equine surgery.

Treating horses for reasons ranging from strained tendons to castrations to colic. Colic brings 40% of the hospital referrals.

Colic is defined as generalized acute abdominal pain and is the most frequent emergency encountered in equine practice.

A series of talks on various aspects of horse care.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.

Call 520-594-5200 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list


La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson ofrecerán un programa gratis para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada.

Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5200 para más información.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
10:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Kids
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.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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Pima County Property Tax Freezes, Exemptions and Deferrals

Representatives from the Pima County Assessor's Office will conduct interviews for qualified widows, widowers and disabled persons. There are certain qualifications that have to be met. Please contact the Assessor's Office at 724-7500 for more information and the documents you will need to bring.

Representantes de la Oficina de Asesores del Condado Pima estarán disponibles para asistir en llenar y aceptar solicitudes para viudos y discapacitados que califican para recibir descuento en los impuestos de propiedad. Asistencia en español es limitada. Favor de llamar para más información al 724-7500.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Ancestry.com

The largest general collection of genealogical records is available at your library! Here you can find U.S. state censuses, U.K. and Ireland records, birth, marriage, and death records, military records, immigration and border crossing information, and much, much more! Join us for this demonstration and learn more about your family history.

Registration not required. Call 520-594-5200 for more information.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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UA Sarver Heart Center Lecture Series

Join us to learn how to prevent and manage heart diseases and stroke at these community lectures presented by leading physicians, scientists, and dietitians from the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and UA Medical Center.

  • 5:30 pm Doors open.
  • 5:40 pm Chest-compression-only video and hands-on skills training.
  • 6:00 pm Lecture Fall in Love with the Heart Health Diet. Presented by Shari Schoentag, RD, CNSC.
  • 6:40 pm Question-and-answer session.
  • 7:00 pm Chest-compression-only video and hands-on skills training (repeated).

Reservations requested but not required. Please email heart@u.arizona.edu or call 520-626-4146.

2/13/2013
Wednesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Hartman Vistas Home Owners Association

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

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