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All Events at Joel D Valdez Main on Week 4 Of March (18 events)

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3/22/2013
Friday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Catalina
Categories:
Adults
Arts & Crafts

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Urban Yarns @ the Library

Calling all downtown knitters and crocheters! Bring your hooks, needles, and lunches to Urban Yarns, an informal weekly gathering. Meet fellow fiber fanatics, peruse the library's latest fiber-themed books, and find inspiration for your next project.
For more information, call 520-791-4010.
Note: No instruction is provided.

Websites about knitting, crocheting, and weaving.

3/23/2013
Saturday
10:15am - 11:45am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Lower Level One Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Business
Computer Classes

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Grow Your Business with Hands-on Market Research

Learn how to locate potential customers with the A to Z Directory Database, find demographic data using the U.S. Census and County Business Patterns, track industry trends, and perform effective market research using free library databases. This free business workshop will be taught by Pima County Public Library Librarians.

You may bring your own laptop or use a library laptop during this hands-on workshop.

To register by phone, or for more information, call the Library Infoline at 791-4010.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online

3/23/2013
Saturday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Kids
Storytime
Family

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Family Storytime

Family Storytime is for all ages. It is an opportunity for parents to introduce their children to reading and language in a fun way.

3/23/2013
Saturday
11:30am - 12:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Room
Categories:
Kids
Preschool
Reading Buddies

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Read to a Dog

Children are invited to read to a Certified Therapy Dog. One of the favorite things for the dog to do is listen to children read lots of stories. Reading to a dog or other pet can help new and reluctant readers gain confidence, increase important reading skills, and develop a love of reading.

Find out more about Read to a Dog.

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

3/23/2013
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Arts & Crafts
Family
Teens

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High School Art Invitational Reception and Awards Ceremony

The Joel D. Valdez Main Library gallery is currently hosting our 18th Annual High School Art Invitational. Artwork from local high school students will be on display during the month of March. We received 94 student entries from 19 different schools throughout Pima County.

Please come see the show and join us for a reception and awards ceremony for participating students. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.

3/24/2013
Sunday
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Lower Level 1 Meeting Room
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Friendship Force

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

3/25/2013
Monday
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Catalina Room
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.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010. The location of Main Library Job Help is in the second floor Catalina Room.

3/25/2013
Monday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Legislative District 3 Democrats

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

3/26/2013
Tuesday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Catalina Room 2nd Floor
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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eBook and Audiobook Workshop

Seeking help with your portable device? Looking for one-on-one help with downloading and transferring a book using your computer? Bring it to the library for demonstrations, questions, and hands-on help.

The Catalina room is located on the second floor of the Joel D Valdez Main Library. You may register online or by calling 791-4010, and drop-ins are also welcome.

Registration for this event is required. Register for this event online or call 791-4010

3/26/2013
Tuesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool
Reading Buddies

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Reading Partners

Reading Partners brings adult volunteers and children together to share their love of reading. Our trained Reading Partner Anita takes joy in reading stories one-on-one to your child during your visit to the library. They also welcome your child reading to them.

Reading Partners is generously supported by the Friends of the Pima County Public Library.

3/27/2013
Wednesday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

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 long.

3/27/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Children's meeting room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Science & Nature

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Hands On Science-Slime

Giant molecule chains called polymers are vital to modern civilization and to life itself. Learn what makes these maverick molecules so unique and so very important. Explore, create and play with some polymers you may already know… slime, silly putty and Styrofoam. Then... make your own.
Presented by Mad Science.

3/27/2013
Wednesday
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Teen Room
Categories:
Games
Teens

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Pixel Power!

Teens come on in to Joel Valdez Main Library's Teen Room where we're hosting video games on the second and fourth Wednesday each month. We've likely got your favorites and, just maybe, some you've never played.

3/28/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Catalina Room
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.

For more information, please call the Library Infoline 791-4010. The location of Main Library Job Help is in the second floor Catalina Room.

3/28/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
2nd floor Santa Rita Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Individual Job Counseling

A job counselor from Career Services Unlimited will provide free, one-on-one career counseling on topics including resume writing, choosing a career, updating your interviewing, networking and job search skills, and more.

Walk-ins are welcome. No appointment is necessary, but sessions are limited to 30 minutes. For more information, please call Infoline at 791-4010.

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