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 previous events
To Tell Our Stories: Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona
Thursday, 12 April
Simple Steps to a Well-Run Business - Operate Workshop
Saturday, 2 December 2017
Art Inspired Writing
Sunday, 12 November 2017
Seed Saving Basics
Saturday, 4 November 2017