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Adult Programs at the Scottsdale Public Library by quotes

Library Author Talks, Writing & Book Discussions

Adult Programs at the Scottsdale Public Library
February 2007
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All programs are free.  Registration recommended for all programs.  To register call 480.312.READ or visit www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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U.S. — Mexico Migration and Immigration
By tracing the movement of populations and commerce from the pre-Hispanic periods to the 21st century, ASU Professor, Carlos Velez-Ibanez provides an entirely different way of understanding the development of human migration in Southwestern North America.
Tues., Feb 6 at 7 pm
Civic Center Library
3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Women in the Middle East
Join Dr. Mirna Lattouf, of Arizona State University’s School of Interdisciplinary Studies, as she explores the culture and issues regarding women in this fascinating part of our world.
Thurs., Feb 8 at 6:30 pm
Arabian Branch
10187 E. McDowell Mountain Ranch Road
Register: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Who Lives in Arizona?
Dr. Larson-Keagy explores the ways in which Arizona’s population has changed over the decades. Learn more about current immigration, ethnicity, socio-economic disparities, and the age-distribution of Arizona’s population by county, as well as other factors that help our understanding of the changing face of Arizona. What will Arizona of the future look like?
Thurs., Feb 8 at 6:30 pm
Palomino Branch
12575 E. Via Linda
Register: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Rembrandt and The Golden Age of Dutch Art
The Phoenix Art Museum presents slide talks on art subjects. Their expert docents take you into the world of artists and their subjects.
Mon., Feb 12 at 11 am
Mustang branch
10101 N. 90th Street
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Genealogy Part 2 –Extend the Family Search!
Advanced genealogy research tips including resources such as immigration and naturalization records, military papers, court records and more!
Tues., Feb 13 at 1 pm
Civic Center Library
3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Meet the Author, Reginald Daniel
Baltimore author and businessman Reginald Daniel tells how to “Live Your Life Backward,” the title of his book about balancing family, work and money. Reviewed in the New York Times as a book “for those who endeavor to successfully navigate our careers while sharing our lives with the ones we love.” Read more about Daniel on his website
www.livingyourlifebackward.com.
Sat., .Feb 17 at 2 pm
Civic Center Library
3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Pageturners From Your Library/ Armchair Travel
Join librarians from the Scottsdale Public Library and experience the adventures and pleasures of travel and other cultures from the comforts of home. Destination mysteries, romances abroad and more spectacular books recommended for your journey!
Thurs., Feb 22 at 1 pm
Via Linda Senior Center
(10440 N. Via Linda)
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org
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Hollywood’s History of American Diversity
Explore patterns, Utopian visions and surprises from the 1930s through the 1990s that reflect and challenge American understanding of race, religion and other forms of diversity.
Presented by the Arizona Humanities Council.
Wed., Feb 22 at 2 pm
Civic Center Library
3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Registration: 480.312.READ or www.scottsdalelibrary.org


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