Joel D. Valdez Main Library
About Joel D. Valdez Main Library
The Tucson Public Library started out in the top floor of city hall in 1883. Andrew Carnegie gave Tucson a $25,000 grant, which was used to build the first library building located at 200 S. 6th Street (currently the home of the Children’s Museum Tucson).
The building was home to the “Main Library” until the completion of the current Main Library on Stone Avenue in May 1990, which consolidated Library Administration, Technical Services, Periodicals, and Government Reference.
In 1990, the ...Show the whole text
Joel D. Valdez Main Library's upcoming events
Joel D. Valdez Main Library's previous events
AIDSWalk Tucson 2017
Sunday, 15 October
Snapshot Memoir Writing
Sunday, 8 October
Using Legumes and Cover Crops to Improve your Soil
Saturday, 23 September
Living River Celebration and Report Release
Thursday, 14 September
The Heart of It All: Telling Your Story
Sunday, 10 September
Desert in Bloom
Saturday, 9 September
Bordando por la Paz y la Memoria
Sunday, 27 August
Colorblindness and Equality: American Values or Myths?
Saturday, 26 August