Programs on October 15, 2015
Learn at your own pace with these self-guided tutorials on the Windows operating system for beginners and intermediate users. An instructor will get you started and answer questions. Choose from Keyboarding, Mouse Tutorial, Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Files and Folders, Exploring the Web, Basic or Intermediate Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. Please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Join us for songs, rhymes, movements and activities for babies who are not walking confidently on their own yet. Parental participation is a must.
Stop by with questions about using your Apple computer, iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Staff can answer your questions with our equipment, or you may bring your laptop or device.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
On board, you'll find books, music, DVDs and other services for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up items you've requested online or over the phone.
Come enjoy short videos based on popular picture books. Ages 2-5 with parent.
Presenter Mark H. X. Glenshaw is an award-winning amateur naturalist who has closely observed and documented the lives of a mated pair of great horned owls in St. Louis' Forest Park since December 2005. During this time, he has observed and documented a vast range of behaviors including hunting, mating, nest-site selection and rearing of young. Hear about how he found these owls, some basic facts about the species, and the different behaviors he has been able to see and document with photos and videos to illustrate. For more information, visit Mark's blog Forest Park Owls, http://forestparkowls.blogspot.com. All ages, recommended for ages 5 and older.
Learn basic information about memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer's disease at this interactive workshop with video clips featuring researchers, caregivers and people with Alzheimer's disease. Presented by the Greater Missouri Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association as part of a continuing series.
Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace opens November 1. Get ready by attending this series of presentations by staff from local health education agencies. This final session will cover how to use the insurance plan that you have chosen. Presenting agencies are the Central Missouri Area Agency on Aging, Central Missouri Community Action, the Family Health Center and the Primaris Foundation.