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It’s True! Soon You’ll Be Able to Check Out a Telescope from the Library!

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – Are you curious about constellations, marveled by the Moon, or spellbound by stars? Soon you can pursue or spark a love of astronomy at home with a telescope that can be checked out from Joel D. Valdez Main Library! A gift from the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association (TAAA), the 4.5-inch Orion AstroBlast […]

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12th Annual ‘National Friends of Libraries Week’ Recognizes Members, Volunteers Who Champion Libraries

The Friends of the Pima County Public Library and its 1600 members are celebrating the week of October 15-21, 2017, as National Friends of Libraries Week in Pima County and the City of Tucson. The Friends of the Pima County Public Library promote a literate community by funding enhanced library programs and services provided by […]

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Flowing Wells Library Temporarily Closed for Expansion and Renovation

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – Saturday, September 30, 2017 is the last day Flowing Wells Library, at 1730 W. Wetmore Road, will be open until late-summer 2018.   The Library will undergo a major renovation and expansion led by the award-winning and internationally-recognized Tucson architecture firm Line and Space LLC. The 5,000 square foot library, which opened […]

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Library Offers Free Programs to Complement 3rd Annual TENWEST Festival

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – The Joel D. Valdez Main Library is proud to offer a series of events coinciding with the annual TENWEST Festival. A dynamic weeklong celebration of arts, entrepreneurship, community, and technology, TENWEST provides an opportunity to explore the unique attributes that make Tucson extraordinary. Throughout the festival, Pima County Public Library will offer more […]

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