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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 on Week 5 Of June (13 events)

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6/24/2013
Monday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Study Room 2
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.

6/24/2013
Monday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness
Summer Reading

Link to this event

Approaches to Relaxation

Presented by the Wellness Council of Arizona.
Learn about breath work, progressive relaxation, yoga, stretching, visualization and guided imagery.

6/24/2013
Monday
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Bookbike
100 S. Avenida del Conviento
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Kids
Literacy
Teens

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Visit the Bookbike at the Dia De San Juan Festival

Join the Bookbike as we all look forward to the start of our monsoon season.

The Dia de San Juan Festival will be held at 100 S. Avenida del Conviento at the Mercado San Agustin.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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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.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Health & Wellness
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

Link to this event

Qigong

Presented by A-Long’s Kung Fu Academy.
Breathing, stretching and meditation exercises designed to increase overall health and greatly reduce stress.

6/25/2013
Tuesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
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.

6/26/2013
Wednesday
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? Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

6/27/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Health & Wellness

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Tai Chi for Arthritis and Balance

A six-week exercise program to improve balance, mobility, relieve pain, increase muscle strength, improve immune function, enhance relaxation and improve mental focus. This class is designed to feel safe, comfortable, fun, and inspire well-being. Presented by Heather Chalon, MPH. Bring drinking water. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

6/27/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

Link to this event

Backyard Beekeeping

Find out what all the buzz is about! Join Linda McKittrick, Tucson beekeeper, gardener, and artist, for a discussion of the art of backyard beekeeping.

Sharing her tools of the trade, Linda provides insight into bees as an integral part our gardens, our food systems, and seed saving. We will discuss current threats to bee populations, how to begin keeping a hive in your own yard, and how keeping a hive can strengthen honeybees, your garden, seed yields, as well as your own life. Plus it's fun!
Presented by Linda McKittrick.

6/27/2013
Thursday
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Green Living
Health & Wellness

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Plant Based Eating for Health & Wellness

A plant-based diet has been shown to lower the risk for many chronic diseases, such as obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure, and diabetes, as well as many types of cancer. It can also ease symptoms of menopause, reverse certain digestive ailments, and boost your immune system. Come find out the basics of the plant based lifestyle: Learn the myths and truths, the benefits and challenges, and how to start making the transition from a Standard American Diet to a more plant based diet. We’ll demonstrate some healthy recipes and share local resources to support your healthy lifestyle change.

6/29/2013
Saturday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

What's Wrong with My Garden?

Diagnose common vegetable garden pests and diseases. Learn natural ways to control pests and weeds in your garden.
Presented by the Green Valley-Sahuarita Community Food Bank.
Please register online at communityfoodbank.com/gardenworkshops or call 520-784-4669.

6/29/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Valencia
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

Link to this event

Backyard Beekeeping

Find out what all the buzz is about! Join Linda McKittrick, Tucson beekeeper, gardener, and artist, for a discussion of the art of backyard beekeeping.

Sharing her tools of the trade, Linda provides insight into bees as an integral part our gardens, our food systems, and seed saving. We will discuss current threats to bee populations, how to begin keeping a hive in your own yard, and how keeping a hive can strengthen honeybees, your garden, seed yields, as well as your own life. Plus it's fun!
Presented by Linda McKittrick.

6/29/2013
Saturday
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Bookbike
Courtyard next to the Lhose YMCA at 60 W. Alameda St.
Categories:
Adults
Family
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Kids
Literacy
Teens

Link to this event

Visit the Bookbike at the Lhose YMCA

The Bookbike bulks up at the Strengthen Your Mind and Body Event in the courtyard next to the Lhose YMCA downtown.

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