Climate change – it’s more crucial than ever to stay informed!

Your Library is proud to bring you two more eye-opening events as part of the lecture series, Climate Change: Arizona's New Reality. First up, Dr. Derek Lemoine will present Designing Policy to Control Climate Change on Sat, Sep 29 from 3–4:30 pm. On Sat, Oct 20 from 3–4:30 pm, Dr. Katharine Jacobs will wrap up the…
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New partnership brings natural resource and conservation programs to libraries

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – Take note, citizen scientists! A rainwater harvesting presentation at Valencia Library kicks off a new partnership between Pima County Public Library and the Arizona Master Naturalist Association. Led by a team of expert volunteers, these free programs are perfect for anyone wanting to grow their knowledge of the natural world and become…
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From Fake News to GMOs: Stay Informed at the Library

Six upcoming programs at Joel D. Valdez Main Library explore pressing issues of local and national importance. Part of the 2018 Arizona Humanities Lecture and Discussion Series, the AZ Speaks presentations and FRANK Talks cover topics including fake news, genetically modified food, and school choice, among others. Want to delve deeper? Here's a great list…
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Thought-Provoking Programs on Pressing Community Issues Upcoming at the Library

(TUCSON, Ariz.) – Timely issues are on the calendar at Pima County Public Library. Beginning Jan 13 with a lecture on human migration, the series will feature six lectures and community discussions surrounding themes of local and national importance. Topics covered include fake news, genetically modified food, and school choice, among others. The upcoming programs…
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Clean Out Your Closet, Connect with Neighbors at Annual Freecycle Post-Holiday Swap

(TUCSON, Ariz.) –From Storytime and Read to a Dog to Job Help and Learning Lab, there’s always something to do at Woods Memorial Library. Coming soon is the Freecycle Post-Holiday Swap, an annual tradition supported by the Freecycle Network and the Tucson Ward 3 Council office. The 2018 event will take place on Sat, Jan…
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The Handmaid’s Tale, 2017

I was fortunate enough to catch a preview for the upcoming The Handmaid's Tale miniseries adaptation. The novel's often assigned in high school and college literature and women's studies classes. Unlike a lot of dystopian fiction, it focuses on the little details of everyday life, rather than technological and plot machinations. Somehow, her quick, quiet sketch…
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