Monday, November 19, 2012

December Programming for Adults


Monday, Dec 3,  1pm: What to Read Next: Learn how to use online tools from the library to discover your next book.
Monday, Dec 3,  5pm: Know Your Computer: Would you like to learn the very basics of your computer? How about increase you computer vocabulary? This class will teach the very basics of computer knowledge. It will let you feel confident in knowing what all the components are on your computer.
Monday, Dec 3,    6:30pm: Windows Basics 3: Did you know that you can Aero Peek, Snap and Shake on your computer? If you don’t know what we am talking about, stop in and let us show you some new ways of working with Windows to make it more productive.
Tuesday, Dec 4,   10am: Microsoft Excel 2: Did you know that Excel has a way to input math calculations right on your worksheet? There are ways to edit the cells in the worksheet such as alignments, borders, font changes, background, etc.
Tuesday, Dec 4,    11am: Mango Languages: Learn languages quickly and easily with the world's most powerful language software. Mango Languages allows you to learn even the most difficult languages.  Choose from 16 foreign languages and 12 English as second languages (ESLs).
Tuesday, Dec 4,    12pm: E-book Reader
Tuesday, Dec 4,   3pm and repeat at 6pm: Nebraska Department of Labor training for business owners on how to post jobs onto to their website. 
Tuesday, Dec 4,   4pm: Microsoft Word 1:  We want you to become familiar with Microsoft Word 2007, so to begin we will start with basic terminology, how to accomplish everyday tasks such as creating a new document, saving a document, spell checking, change text and printing.
Tuesday, Dec 4,   5:30pm: Yahoo Messenger:  Do you have friends or family that live so far away you never get to see them. Yahoo Messenger provides you the opportunity to keep in contact with them for free. Yahoo Messenger is a free instant messaging program that allows you to visually see, talk to and even send text messages to individuals all over the world. This class will teach you how to set up an account and what type of equipment you will need for your computer.
Wednesday, Dec 5,   2pm: Everything Google: Welcome to the wonderful world of Google.  Learners will discover some about Gmail, iGoogle, Google Documents, Google calendar, Google Books and more.
Wednesday, Dec 5,   3pm: E-book Reader
Wednesday, Dec 5,    5pm: Microsoft Excel 1: Trying to make a spreadsheet? Need a little starting guidance? We can help. We will teach all about the worksheets in Excel, how to move around the worksheet, all about the cells in the worksheet (cut copy paste) inserting rows/columns, and saving all your hard work.
Wednesday, Dec 5,    5:30pm: Board Meeting
Thursday, Dec 6,  4pm: Facebook for Your Business: This class will help you get up to speed on how to create, use and maintain a Facebook page of for your own business.
Thursday, Dec 6,  5pm: Tech Thursday
Thursday, Dec 6,  6pm: E-book Reader
Friday, Dec 7,  5:30-7pm: Optimist Christmas Wreath Auction
Saturday, Dec 8, 3-5pm Celebrate the Season: The South Sioux City Chamber of Commerce will ring in the holiday season by having a Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony, cocoa and cookies, childrens activities and caroling at the SSC Public Library. Maybe a surprise guest will arrive.
Monday, Dec 10,  1pm: Can You Get This Book from another Library?: If the library doesn’t have a book you want, we can often borrow it from another Nebraska library. Learn how to discover what is available at other libraries across the state.
Monday, Dec 10,  5pm: Keyboard Mouse Skills:  Double-click, Right-click, Scroll… If you get overwhelmed by knowing what all to do and when to do it with your computer mouse, step into this class and learn! Your mouse and keyboard are the ways you communicate with your computer; the more you know the more you can make your computer work for you!
Monday, Dec 10,    6:30pm: Microsoft Word 1:  We want you to become familiar with Microsoft Word 2007, so to begin we will start with basic terminology, how to accomplish everyday tasks such as creating a new document, saving a document, spell checking, change text and printing.
Tuesday, Dec11,  10am: Microsoft Excel 3: If you need to insert a chart into an Excel worksheet, this class will teach you how. We will also talk about page breaks and printing your document.
Tuesday, Dec 11,  11am: Clean Up Your Computer:  Is your computer running slower? Do pop-ups keep appearing? Does your computer randomly crash or freezes up? Then this may be the class for you. Clean Up Your Computer shows you how to maintain your computer on both the outside and the inside. Learn what basic procedures and what free software you can use to improve the performance of your computer.
Tuesday, Dec 11,  12am: E-book Reader
Tuesday, Dec 11,   4pm: Windows Basics 2: With this class we will build on the knowledge of Windows Basic and learn more about the Start Menu, where you can launch any programs installed on your computer and also search for files (pictures, videos and music) We’ll also demonstrate how to “pin” your favorite programs to the Start Menu or Taskbar.
Tuesday, Dec 11,    5:30pm: Setting Up A Yahoo Email Account:  If you never have had an email account this is the class for you. Yahoo email is a free email service that is very easy to sign-up for and use.
Wednesday, Dec 12,     2pm: Online Bookmarking and Note Keeping: Discover various options for online bookmarking and note keeping.
Wednesday, Dec 12,     3pm: E-book Reader
Wednesday, Dec 12,  5pm: Microsoft Excel 2: Did you know that Excel has a way to input math calculations right on your worksheet? There are ways to edit the cells in the worksheet such as alignments, borders, font changes, background, etc.
Thursday, Dec 13,  4pm: G-mail: Discover why G-mail is one of the most popular email services in the world.  Learn how to set up and use your Gmail account.
Thursday, Dec 13,  5pm: Tech Thursday
Thursday, Dec 13,  6pm: E-book Reader
Thursday, Dec 13,  6pm: Real to Reel Movie:  “Grumpy Old Men”
Saturday, Dec 15,  2pm: Real to Reel Movie:  “Grumpy Old Men”
Monday, Dec 17,  1pm: Hold On!—How to use the online catalog to put a book on hold: So you are reading a really great book and want to get the next volume. Learn how to put that book on hold on a library book online.
Monday, Dec 17,  5pm: Windows Basics: We will start at the very beginning of Windows 7 with an introduction to the Desktop, Start Menu and the all new Taskbar.
Monday, Dec 17,    6:30pm: Microsoft Word 2: We will add to our knowledge from Word 1 and expand a little bit more. We will discuss the ruler, insert/overtype, cut and paste, using the clipboard, and paragraph styles
Tuesday, Dec 18,    10am: Setting Up an Email Account:  If you never have had an email account this is the class for you. Learn about the different  free email service that is very easy to sign-up for and use.
Tuesday, Dec 18,  11am: Know Your Computer: Would you like to learn the very basics of your computer? How about increase you computer vocabulary? This class will teach the very basics of computer knowledge. It will let you feel confident in knowing what all the components are on your computer.
Tuesday, Dec 18,  12pm: E-book Reader
Tuesday, Dec 18,   4pm: Microsoft Word 3: We have learned all about saving, new documents, text editing, cut and paste and much more. In this class you will learn bullets, undo/redo, setting margins, page numbers, page breaks, headers/footers and print preview and printing your document.
Tuesday, Dec 18,    5:30pm: Clean Up Your Computer:  Is your computer running slower? Do pop-ups keep appearing? Does your computer randomly crash or freezes up? Then this may be the class for you. Clean Up Your Computer shows you how to maintain your computer on both the outside and the inside. Learn what basic procedures and what free software you can use to improve the performance of your computer.
Tuesday, Dec 18,    7:00pm:  Classic Movie: “White Christmas”
Wednesday, Dec 19,  2pm: Using Reference Sources: By using reference tools, we will cover how to find information on Wilson Web, eLibrary and HeritageQuest.
Wednesday, Dec 19,  3pm: E-book Reader
Wednesday, Dec 19,    5pm: Microsoft Excel 3: If you need to insert a chart into an Excel worksheet, this class will teach you how. We will also talk about page breaks and printing your document.
Wednesday, Dec 19,  7pm: Kwame Dawes: Poetry Reading-  the author visit will feature poetry readings by Dawes and Kunkel followed by a question and answer session.
Thursday, Dec 20,  4pm: Blogging Basics: We will cover how to create a blog, use templates to create the look you want and how to add fun stuff to your blog.
Thursday, Dec 20,  5pm: Tech Thursday
Thursday, Dec 20,  6pm: E-book Reader
Monday, Dec 24   Library closes at 12:30pm
Tuesday, Dec 25  Library Closed
Wednesday, Dec 26,    2pm: Internet Privacy: We will cover why privacy is important, safe searches and safety in social media.
Wednesday, Dec 26,  3pm: E-book Reader
Wednesday, Dec 26,    5pm: Clean Up Your Computer:  Is your computer running slower? Do pop-ups keep appearing? Does your computer randomly crash or freezes up? Then this may be the class for you. Clean Up Your Computer shows you how to maintain your computer on both the outside and the inside. Learn what basic procedures and what free software you can use to improve the performance of your computer.
Thursday, Dec 27,  4pm: Setting Up an Email Account:  If you never have had an email account this is the class for you. Learn about the different  free email service that is very easy to sign-up for and use.
Thursday, Dec 27,  5pm: Tech Thursday
Thursday, Dec 27,  6pm:  E-book Reader
Thursday, Dec 27,  6pm:  “B” Movie Night at the Bijou- “Monster that Challenged the World”
Monday, Dec 31  Library closes at 12:30pm
Tuesday, Jan 1,2013   Library Closed

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