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Circle of Book Clubs Author Salons Circle of Book Clubs Author Salons benefiting the Pima Library Foundation

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This year's Pima Library Foundation fundraiser features five salons with recently-published authors with a focus on the Southwest.
This year, five salons feature authors with a focus on the Southwest. The Circle of Book Clubs fundraiser brings together public and private book clubs, library supporters, lovers of literature, and authors in a lively but relaxed atmosphere of intellectual exploration.

Scary, spooky, creepy... oh my! Scary, spooky, creepy... oh my!

October brings all the ghosts and ghouls out to play. Find your favorite treat—a great read—at this weekend's book sale.
October brings all the ghosts and ghouls out to play. Find your favorite treat—a great read—at this weekend's book sale.

After Tucson Meet Yourself - Cook it… After Tucson Meet Yourself - Cook it yourself

recommended by PimaLib_JenM
It's all about the food! Why indulge for just one weekend? Take home these PCPL cookbooks to celebrate Tucson's diverse cultures every day.
It's all about the food! Why indulge for just one weekend? Take home these PCPL cookbooks to celebrate Tucson's diverse cultures every day.

Love Letter to My Library: Yakyra C. Love Letter to My Library: Yakyra C.

"Woods Memorial Library is my home away from home because it's not just a library to me...." —Yakyra C.
"Woods Memorial Library is my home away from home because it's not just a library to me...." —Yakyra C.

2018 National Book Award Longlist for… 2018 National Book Award Longlist for Fiction

recommended by PimaLib_ChristineR
In September the National Book Foundation announces its longlists for the 2018 National Book Awards. On October 10 the finalists are named, and the winner will be announced November 14.
In September the National Book Foundation announces its longlists for the 2018 National Book Awards. On October 10 the finalists are…

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Kids & Teens

Books for Kids Who Hate To Read Books for Kids Who Hate To Read

recommended by PimaLib_AnnieW
For the kids who would rather eat broccoli, brussel sprouts, and worms (COMBINED!) before they would read a book.
For the kids who would rather eat broccoli, brussel sprouts, and worms (COMBINED!) before they would read a book.

Hawaiian Hula Dance Hawaiian Hula Dance

Oct 17th | 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Move with the music of the Hawaiian Islands. All ages, toddler to wheelchairs, are welcome. Come and enjoy gentle exercise suited to all…
Move with the music of the Hawaiian Islands. All ages are welcome. Come and enjoy gentle exercise suited to all levels of fitness and mobility. No experience required. Muévase con la música de las islas hawaianas.

Pairing picture books with non-fiction Pairing picture books with non-fiction

recommended by PimaLib_AnnieW
Reading non-fiction books with kids is a great way to increase young children's background knowledge and vocabulary, helping to create a strong foundation for when they're ready to start learning how to read.
Reading non-fiction books with kids is a great way to increase young children's background knowledge and vocabulary, helping to create a...

Spoooooooky Books! Spoooooooky Books!

recommended by PimaLib_AnnieW
In anticipation of the spookiest time of year (Halloween, of course!), get your scary on with these creepy books for kids!
In anticipation of the spookiest time of year (Halloween, of course!), get your scary on with these creepy books for kids!

Feelings/Sentidos Feelings/Sentidos

recommended by PimaLib_MarisaR
English and Spanish titles about feelings. Reading and talking about emotions encourages children to use the vocabulary they have learned to verbalize there own emotions, as well as identify the emotions of others. This leads to compassionate and empathetic children.
English and Spanish titles about feelings. Reading and talking about emotions encourages children to use the vocabulary they have learned…
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