Programs on November 17, 2015
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
Bring your baby or toddler for songs, rhymes and activities. Birth to 36 months. Older siblings welcome.
Kids and parents will enjoy stories, songs and simple crafts. Ages 3-5.
These monthly sessions offer music, books, participation and more. Adults with a caregiver.
During these unstructured sessions, use library computers to apply for a job, write a résumé, set up an email account, get help navigating the Internet, study for a test with "Learning Express Library" or sharpen your computer skills with our excellent self-guided tutorials. Choose from Keyboarding, Mouse Tutorial, Basic Skills, Computer Basics, Files and Folders, Exploring the Web, Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Learn some photography basics and how to upload photos to Facebook, eBay, Etsy or another online site. (This class was previously scheduled for Nov. 24.) Registration begins Tuesday, November 3.
Loaded with books and other materials for kids and parents to check out, Bookmobile, Jr. travels to community centers around Columbia.
Enjoy songs, rhymes, big books and flannelboards. Babies and toddlers up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) with a parent.
Simply Strings is comprised of five women from central Missouri who have joined together to learn, enjoy and share the music they love. Collectively, these women play mountain dulcimers, violin, guitar, banjo, bowed psaltery and an eclectic collection of rhythm instruments that include the Cajón, washboard, spoons, bodhran and shakers. Enjoy a varied concert that may include American folk and Celtic folk music, fiddle tunes, ballads, music of the Civil War era, mountain music and old time hymns, as well as a bit of music history. The members of Simply Strings are Melanie Black of Jefferson City, Linda Tremain of Holts Summit, Peggy Kleine of Montgomery City, Mary Corderman of Madison and Carol Welch of Thompson.
Learn to design greeting cards, newsletters, calendars and more using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Basic computer skills are required. Registration begins Tuesday, November 3.