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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 on March 5th (102 events)

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3/5/2014
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Meet the Computer

Never tried a computer before? In this course you will get to meet the computer, the keyboard and the mouse, and you will learn what they are and how to use them. No experience is necessary for you to take this relaxed, fun class. Note: If you have never used a computer before, this is an excellent class to take before Introduction to Computers.

Session 1 of 2

Class is limited to eight (8) students. To register, please call 520-594-5345 starting Thursday, February 20th, 2014.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Microsoft Word I and II

Use this word-processing application to create letters, memos, forms, reports, and labels. Learn to make edits, format text, use spell check, insert graphics, and use drawing tools. Then, using more-advanced features of this word-processing program, you will learn about page setup, page breaks, text styles, tables, tabs, and Word templates.

Prerequisite: mouse and keyboard skills or completion of Computer Basics class.

Class 2 of 10. Registration is required prior to the first class. Space is limited. Please call 594-5420 to register.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults

Adults 50+
English Language Classes

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English Language Classes / Clases de Ingles - Beginning and Intermediate

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English. Call 520-594-5325 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list.

La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson ofrecerán un programa para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5325 para más información.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Looking at Windows 7

Refresh the skills you need to work with the Windows 7 operating system or just learn some helpful things about Windows. In this course, you will learn skills that are useful for beginning computer users including resizing and manipulating Windows, changing the mouse properties, using toolbars, rearranging the Desktop and getting support online.

Session 1 of 2. To register, call 520-594-5580 starting Wednesday, February 19.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Valencia
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Spanish/Español

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AARP Tax-Aide Tax Preparation / Ayuda Gratis con la Preparacion de los impuestos

Free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance serving low- and middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older. This service is provided by the AARP (American Association of Retired Persons).

Additional tax preparation sites can be found using the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide locator.

Visit our Tax Info Guide for more information.

Asistencia con la preparación de impuestos del AARP

Preparación y asistencia de impuestos gratis para personas de ingresos bajos y medianos con atención especial para los de 60 años y mayor. Este servicio es proveído por voluntarios entrenados por la organización AARP (Asociación Americana de Personas Jubiladas, por sus signos en inglés).

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
Categories:
Adults

GED Prep
Literacy

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Free GED/HSE Preparation and Tutoring

At this drop-in session, get help from our tutors to get started preparing for the GED/HSE 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.

Martha Cooper Branch Library, 1377 N. Catalina Ave. Registration is not required.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small Meeting Room
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.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:30am
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
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. tories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.
Hora de Cuentos de Niños. Esta Hora de Cuentos es diseñada para los niños de 18-36 meses de edad, y corre por 20-30 minutos. Este programa es presentado en inglés.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes

Spanish/Español

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Meet the Computer

Never tried a computer before? In this course you will get to meet the computer, the keyboard and the mouse, and you will learn what they are and how to use them. No experience is necessary for you to take this relaxed, fun class.
Note: If you have never used a computer before, this is an excellent class to take before Introduction to Computers.

Part one of a four part course. Class size is limited. Call (520) 594-5250 to register.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Storytime

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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.

3/5/2014
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.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Sahuarita
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes



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iPad IOS 7

In this course you will learn the basics of using an iPad. You will learn how to use finger gestures to control movement between screens and apps, and look at important settings you need to know.

Registration Required 594-5490

3/5/2014
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes

eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help

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One-on-one Computer Help—by Appointment

Get one-on-one assistance at the Library from our computer instructor, who can assist you with a wide range of computer-related topics.

Wednesday One-on-one sessions are by appointment only – call the Library at 520-594-5345 to schedule a Wednesday appointment. Sessions are up to 30 minutes in length.

Get help on a variety of topics, including jobs, eBooks, audio downloads, computers, & more!

3/5/2014
Wednesday
10:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Valencia
Lobby Area
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Community Food Bank

Community Food Bank staff will be available to help you apply for SNAP and AHCCCS at our community information table in the lobby. Come to find out more!
This is not a library sponsored event, dates and time subject to change without notice.

3/5/2014
Wednesday
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Food Stamp Application Assistance (SNAP)

Let an employee from the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona help you apply for SNAP ("food stamps" or the government nutrition assistance program), AHCCCS (health care) and TANF (cash assistance). To find out what documents that you will need, please call the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona at 520-882-3314.

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