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Urban Yarns @ the Library

Urban Yarns @ the Library

August 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Calling all downtown knitters and crocheters! Bring your hooks, needles, and lunches to Urban Yarns, an informal weekly gathering. Meet fellow fiber fanatics, peruse the library’s latest fiber-themed books, and find inspiration for your next project. Note: No instruction is provided.

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Yoga for Migraines & Headaches

Yoga for Migraines & Headaches

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

While yoga poses offer many therapeutic benefits, doing the wrong practice can trigger an episode or aggravate an existing one, rather than provide relief. Yoga for Headaches & Migraines is specifically designed to help you cope with headaches and migraines. Through breath awareness, meditation, and yoga practices, this workshop will take you on a path... Read more »

Yoga for Migranes and Headaches

Yoga for Migranes and Headaches

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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While yoga poses offer many therapeutic benefits, doing the wrong practice can trigger an episode or aggravate an existing one, rather than provide relief. Yoga for Headaches & Migraines is specifically designed to help you cope with headaches and migraines. Through breath awareness, meditation, and yoga practices, this workshop will take you on a path... Read more »

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Restorative Yoga with Mudras

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

August 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Restorative yoga is beneficial to all of us living busy, complicated lives. But, it is especially beneficial for the times before, during, and after major life events. Like starting a new year! By supporting the body with props, we alternately stimulate and relax the body to move toward balance and calm.This workshop will open a... Read more »

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

August 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Restorative yoga is beneficial to all of us living busy, complicated lives. But, it is especially beneficial for the times before, during, and after major life events. Like starting a new year! By supporting the body with props, we alternately stimulate and relax the body to move toward balance and calm.This workshop will open a... Read more »

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Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

August 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Do you have a health-related question?  Do you need help with an AHCCS or SNAP application or renewal?  Are you wondering what your blood pressure is?  Just walk-in.  No appointments taken.  Call Info Line at 791-4010 to confirm availability.

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Summer Seed Repacking

Summer Seed Repacking

August 5 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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To help ensure our community of fall gardeners have access to variety and abundance for the upcoming growing season, the Seed Library will host a late-summer seed repacking to process the seedy harvests from the community’s spring and summer gardens.

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Charron Vineyards Annual Grape Harvest

Charron Vineyards Annual Grape Harvest

August 9 @ 5:30 am - 2:00 pm
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We will once again be welcoming volunteers to help with the grape harvest.   No experience or tools are necessary, but if you are an experienced picker, feel free to bring your own shears.   We start around 5.30am and hope to finish the picking around 2pm, but volunteers are welcome anytime.  It’s a lot of fun and you... Read more »

Art Reception: Tangible Transformations

Art Reception: Tangible Transformations

August 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Café 54 cordially invites you to the Art Foundation’s artist reception for the exhibition “Tangible Transformations” on Saturday, August 9, from 5 to 8 PM. This celebration of artists will feature live music, a wearable art fashion show, performance art, refreshments, & silent auction. Proceeds benefiting the Café 54 Art Foundation. The event is open... Read more »

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Mortal Signs Book Group

Mortal Signs Book Group

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Mortal Signs book group will meet at 12:00p.m., Monday, August 11th  at Mission Library. The library is located at 3770 S. Mission Road, on the corner of Mission Road and Ajo Way.  The book being discussed is Though Not Dead  by Dana Stabenow. Call 520-594-5328 for more information.

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Plaza Planter Project Work Party

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

August 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Join the community as we to spruce up the Plaza Planters in front of Main Library. Monthly work parties – open to all – weed, replant, turn soil and provide some TLC to the planters.

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Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

August 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
121120 Library Nurse-p4

Do you have a health-related question?  Do you need help with an AHCCS or SNAP application or renewal?  Are you wondering what your blood pressure is?  Just walk-in.  No appointments taken.  Call Info Line at 791-4010 to confirm availability.

Grown-Up Storytime

Grown-Up Storytime

August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the El Rio Library for a night of irreverent humor, stories, games, and crafts during a special after-hours program.  Free snacks provided.  All are welcome.  Especially geared towards adults.

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TPOA Presents: Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014

TPOA Presents: Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014

August 16

The Police Officers Association of Tucson is proudly presenting Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014 to benefit TPOA’s Kids and Cops program .All proceeds from the event will go directly towards the Kids, Cops, and Christmas program. Tickets are available for purchase for $10, and include a pork sandwich, chips, coleslaw and a complementary raffle ticket.... Read more »

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DIY Fun with Mandalas

DIY Fun with Mandalas

August 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Presented by DC Unlimited. Participants will make a mandala of their own or just have fun coloring the ones provided. Learn about the long history of mandalas across cultures, uses of mandalas for health, meditation and just plain fun!

Salsa & Tequila Challenge

Salsa & Tequila Challenge

August 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Southern Arizona Salsa and Tequila Challenge has shaken up the summers in Tucson for three years, bringing the region’s cultural garden to modern day tastes buds. The culinary event brings up to 50 chefs and restaurants preparing unique salsa recipes and mixologists creating innovative tequila-based drinks along with sweet and savory menu pairings. Proceeds... Read more »

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Health and Safety Fair

Health and Safety Fair

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Glenstone Village apartment complex is hosting a Health & Safety Fair for residents of our local community! Health and wellness resources, medical services, and important education for all ages will be provided through a collaboration of Tucson agencies. Some of the participants include the University of Arizona Mobile Health Clinic, TMC Living Connections, St. Elizabeth’s... Read more »

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Intro to Meditation

Intro to Meditation

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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Meditation helps us to bring greater balance and peace into our lives. Learn meditation practices, mindfulness exercises and how to incorporate them into your daily life. Learn how to relax and balance mind and body, gaining more energy and vitality for greater health, happiness and spiritual growth. This course is designed for beginners and those... Read more »

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Arizona Green Party (AZGP) General Membership meeting

Arizona Green Party (AZGP) General Membership meeting

August 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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The Arizona Green Party (AZGP) invites all registered Greens & guests to attend our next General Membership meeting!   Saturday, August 23, 2014—12:00pm to 4:30pm Pima County Public Library (Sam Lena-South Tucson Branch; Large Meeting Room) 1607 S. 6th Avenue, South Tucson, AZ 85713   TENTATIVE AGENDA   AZGP State Committee meeting—9:30am to 11:00am Lunch—11:00am... Read more »

Origami Safari

Origami Safari

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how to fold origami pandas and koalas and create an environment just for them! Presented by Mary Ellen Palmeri.

Owl & Panther Open House

Owl & Panther Open House

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Owl & Panther, Tucson’s refugee expressive arts project, invites you to an open house to joyfully celebrate our new leadership and offices with music, food and fun! With Abigail Hungwe joining management, a refugee participant will assume a leadership role for the first time in our 19-year history. Join us!

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One Cup Of Java LIVE

One Cup Of Java LIVE

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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KXCI and Maker House present One Cup Of Java LIVE, hosted by KXCI’s morning show quiz master Randy. The games start at 7pm Friday nights at Maker House, 283 North Stone in downtown Tucson. The new 6-week season began August 22nd but you’re more than welcome to come down for a “one off” night of fun,... Read more »

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