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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 7th (114 events)

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3/7/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Miller-Golf Links
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Microsoft PowerPoint

Make a visual, on-screen slideshow presentation. Use design templates and text and content layouts; insert graphics, movies, sound, and learn to print an outline, notes and handouts. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Get Started with the Computer class required.

This class is a two part series.

Part 2 of 2. Register at the library or by calling 594-5355. Registration for March classes starts February 20.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
Categories:
Adults
Computer Classes


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Introduction to Microsoft Excel

This course teaches Microsoft Excel basics. Excel is a spreadsheet program that helps you manage mathematical information. It is frequently used in today’s workplace. Once you begin to understand the basics, you will find it is an easy and fun application to use. For example, you can use Excel to budget your personal finances and keep track of your investments. You can also use Excel to follow loan repayments, compare different mortgages, create invoices and more.
Prior experience with the computer and an understanding of the Windows operating system is recommended.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool
Storytime

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Super Awesome Family Storytime: Winter!

Come join us for an extra awesome family storytime as we celebrate all things winter! The fun will include parachute games, a puppet story, crafts, and sing-along songs.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Oro Valley
Computer Classroom
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Drop-in Computer Help

A computer instructor is available to answer any questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include how to obtain a free e-mail account, Microsoft Word, Internet browsing, the library catalog, library databases and more. Registration is not required.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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City of Tucson/Pima County Hazardous Household Waste Training

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

3/7/2013
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.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Martha Cooper
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.

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

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:15am - 10:15am
Location:
Bookmobile
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Kids
Teens

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Visit the Bookmobile

Visit the Bookmobile at Voyager RV Resort, 8701 S. Kolb Rd. (District 4) on the 1st Thursday of the month.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:30am
Location:
Flowing Wells
Categories:
Kids
Storytime

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Babytime

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

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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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.

This is a 4 part class meeting on Thursdays, March 7 through March 28. Registration begins February 21, 2013. Please call 520-594-5200 to register.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 2:30pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
At the Computer Lab at the Ellie Towne-Flowing Wells Community Center across the street from the library.
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Spanish/Español

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EITC / VITA Tax Preparation

IRS-trained volunteers will prepare federal and state income tax returns and counsel clients to make sure that that hard working families claim tax benefits for which they are eligible (EITC). The United Way can submit returns electronically for free.

Visit our Tax Info Guide for more information.


Preparación de Impuestos por EITC / VITA

Voluntarios calificados del IRS prepararán los impuestos federales y estatales y aconsejarán a clientes para asegurarse de que las familias reciban todos los beneficios para los que califican. La organización United Way puede enviar los impuestos electrónicamente sin costo adicional.

Para más información visite nuestra Guía de Información de Impuestos.

3/7/2013
Thursday
9:30am - 3:30pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Large meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+

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AARP Tax-Aide Tax Preparation

Free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance serving low- and middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older.

According to the AARP website, the tax help sessions are the nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service. The program serves low- and middle-income taxpayers with special attention to those ages 60 and older.

Please check the AARP tax help locator for a full listing of locations.

3/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am
Location:
Salazar-Ajo
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Science & Nature

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Wolves: The Ancestors of Dogs

Jim Mitchell, a zoologist who has worked around the world, helps you to hear and see these wily canines in their native habitats. Persecuted and hunted to extinction or near extinction in many parts of the world, wolves have survived and are increasing in numbers in some areas. Not the creepy villains depicted in movies and novels, these mammals are interesting, complex and admirable.

3/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
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.

3/7/2013
Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
El Pueblo
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.

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