Grow with Google coming to Joel D. Valdez Main Library

Update June 5, 2019: Grow with Google workshops are currently full, but you can still participate

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – On June 10 from 9:30 am–4:30 pm, Joel D. Valdez Main Library will host Grow with Google, a day-long event with free workshops and one-on-one consultations for businesses, nonprofits, and job seekers. Google staff will be on-site at this special event aimed to boost economic growth and a skilled workforce in southern Arizona. It is a one-time opportunity not to be missed!

  • 9:30 am–4:30 pm
    One-on-One Coaching
    Register for your 20-minute consultation in the library on the day of the event. Consultations will be offered in English and Spanish.

In addition to one-on-one coaching, the following four workshops will be offered. Reserve your spot in your preferred sessions with Google online. Space is limited.

“Every day library staff teach business and computer skills in our branches throughout the community. We see this opportunity to partner with Google as an expansion of the work that the library does to support economic and workforce development in Pima County,” says Library Director Amber Mathewson.

Erica Swanson, Google’s Head of Community Engagement, says, “Arizona is a center for innovation, technology, entrepreneurship and manufacturing. By bringing the ‘Grow with Google’ tour to the state, we are making a commitment to help develop a skilled workforce that can meet the needs of Arizona’s growing economy in the digital age.”

For more information call Infoline at (520) 791-4010.


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