Joel D. Valdez Main Library

Regularly Scheduled Events

Babytime

Thursdays, 2 pm

Drop-in Job Help

Mondays, noon-3pm
Thursdays, 9am-noon

Family Literacy Fun!

Saturdays, 11am-1pm

Grants Databases Open Lab

Click for days and times

Individual Job Counseling

Click for days and times

Lunchtime Literature – Main Library Book Club

3rd Thursday of the month, noon-1pm

Pima County One Stop Career Center

Click for days and times

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

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Preschool Storytime

Wednesdays, 10:30am

Read to a Dog

Saturdays, 11:30am-12:30pm

Tai Chi for Health/Arthritis

Wednesdays, noon-1pm

Toddler Storytime

Thursdays, 10 am

Urban Yarns @ the Library

Fridays, 11am-1pm

Want to Start Your Own Business?

Thursdays, 9am-noon

Upcoming Events

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, September 3rd, 10:30am - 11:30am

Toddler Storytime

Thursday, September 4th, 10am - 11am

Babytime

Thursday, September 4th, 2pm - 3pm

Using ReferenceUSA: Tips & Tricks

Thursday, September 4th, 10am - 11am

Drop-in Job Help

Thursday, September 4th, 9am - 12pm

Individual Job Counseling

Thursday, September 4th, 9am - 12pm

Urban Yarns @ the Library

Friday, September 5th, 11am - 1pm

Toastmasters

Saturday, September 6th, 10am - 5pm

Volunteer Orientation

Saturday, September 6th, 8:30am - 9:30am

Read to a Dog

Saturday, September 6th, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Contact the Library

101 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 594-5500

Directions & Parking
Google Map
Printer-friendly map (PDF)
Bus Routes: 1-10, 16, 19, 21-23, 81-83, 102-103, 105-106, 391

Branch Manager, Sandy White, 520.594.5560

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Library Hours

Mon 9am-8pm
Tues 9am-8pm
Wed 9am-8pm
Thu 9am-6pm
Fri 9am-5pm
Sat 10am-5pm
Sun 1pm-5pm

More about the Main Library
Meeting rooms, computers, art exhibits, history, and more.

Book Drop

Our book drop is located on the northeast corner of the building.

What's Happening @ Joel D. Valdez Main Library?

9 Queens Chess is Friendly, Fun and for All Ages

9 Queens Chess is Friendly, Fun and for All Ages

Chess is for all ages in this free 9 Queens tournament series. Mini-tournaments prepare you to compete in the Championship Tournament on April 25, 2014.

Free Technology Classes at Your Library

Free Technology Classes at Your Library

What would you like to know about computers or your device? Pima County Public Library offers computer and technology classes on a variety of topics at many branches.

Books, Books, Books, and CDs and DVDs, Too

Books, Books, Books, and CDs and DVDs, Too

The Book Store inside the Joel D. Valdez Main Library has that book you didn't know you needed.

IndieFlix is Here!

IndieFlix is Here!

Film lovers, have we got a streaming service for you? You bet! IndieFlix is the newest addition to Pima County Public Library's digital lineup.

YALSA's Top Ten PIcks

YALSA's Top Ten PIcks

What's good to read? Find out right here with the results of the YALSA Top Ten teen favorites.

Our Neighborhood/Nuestro Barrio Photo Exhibit

Our Neighborhood/Nuestro Barrio Photo Exhibit

Eighteen photos selected by neighborhood residents make up this photo exhibit of a Tucson past.

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