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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 September 16th (62 events)

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9/16/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes



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Basics to E-mail

Learn the mouse, keyboard, buttons, scrollbars; how to open, navigate, and close programs; and gain an understanding of computer terms. Then learn how to surf the Internet, the basics of Microsoft Word, and how to create an email account.

Class 7 of 10. Introduction to the Internet. Registration is required prior to the first class. Please call 594-5420 to register. Space is limited.

9/16/2013
Monday
8:30am - 10:00am
Location:
Nanini
Computer Area
Categories:
Computer Classes



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Introduction to Twitter

Twitter is a fun way to keep in touch. People use the Twitter website to tell others what they're doing right now and to see what other people are up to. In this course, you will learn all about Twitter, become a member of this free website and read and post messages online. After this course, you will be able to continue using Twitter on your own.
Note: You must have a valid, working e-mail address (and know your e-mail password) to join this class.

Session 1 of 2. Registration is limited to 10 students.
To register, please call 594-5365 beginning Wednesday, Wednesday, September 4th.

9/16/2013
Monday
9:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Mission
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes

Literacy
Spanish/Español

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English Language Classes / Clases de inglés

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, a program of Literacy Connects 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 520-594-5325 para más información.

9/16/2013
Monday
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.

9/16/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Oro Valley
Study Room
Categories:
Business-SCORE

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SCORE Business Counseling

Free one-on-one counseling to small business owners or to anyone contemplating starting a new business, provided by SCORE counselors to America's small business executives. Get information about opening a small business, developing your business plan, financing alternatives, and much more.
Make a one-hour appointment by calling 520-505-3636. Other appointment alternatives are available based on need.

9/16/2013
Monday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Joyner-Green Valley
Categories:
Community Meeting

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Sweater Nanas

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

9/16/2013
Monday
9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
Nanini
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
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.

9/16/2013
Monday
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Flowing Wells
Ellie Towne Community Center
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
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.

Class 1 of 6

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 10:30am
Location:
Oro Valley
Meeting Room
Categories:
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.

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Community Meeting

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AAUW - American Association of University Women

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

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


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Getting Acquainted with the Computer

Never tried a computer before? Wondering what all the excitement is about? Take this class to learn a bit about computers. This is a hands-on class that will acquaint you with a computer for the first time.

Part 2 of 2. Registration is from August 21 to September 9. Ask at the information desk or call 594-5305 to register.

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Literacy
Preschool

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Stay and Play

Presenter: 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. For children ages 8 months - 4 years.

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 12:30pm
Location:
Valencia
Small Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Community Meeting
Health & Wellness
Spanish/Español

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Tomado Control De Su Salud

Un programa para manejar sus enfermedades cronicas. Los talleres se reúnen una vez por semana durante 6 semanas y cada sesión dura 2 horas y media. Disfrute la compañía y el apoyo de otras personas que viven con enfermedades crónicas. Con el Departamento de Salud del Condado Pima.

El espacio es limitado, para más información o para inscribirse llame: Hector Juarez 520-243-7939 o Jennifer Chancay 520-243-7906.

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Job Help
Spanish/Español
Teens

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Drop-in Job Help/Ayuda personalizada de computación y búsqueda de empleo

Our computer instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, e-mail accounts, Internet searching and more.

Nuestro instructor de computación está disponible para responder cualquier pregunta que tenga sobre temas de computación. Estos temas pueden incluir escritura de currículo (résumé), búsqueda de empleo en la red, cuentas de correo electrónico, búsquedas en la Internet y más. Gmail for Your Job Search

9/16/2013
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Job Help

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Laptops for Job Seekers

Laptops for Job Seekers Laptops are available by request for filling out online applications and/or creating resumes. Job Seeker laptops have no time limit and are first come, first served. Inquire at the customer service desk.

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