Programs on February 6, 2013
Volunteer income tax counselors will offer free, confidential tax assistance to all taxpayers with middle to low incomes, giving special attention to those ages 60 and older. All tax returns will be e-filed when possible.
Learn at your own pace with these self-guided tutorials on the Windows operating system for beginners and intermediate users. An instructor will be present to 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.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books just right for this age. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
Bring a brown bag lunch and join us to discuss “The Leisure Seeker” by Michael Zadoorian, the story of John and Ella Robina, married over fifty years, who each face a life-threatening health issue. Faced with their demise, the couple ‘kidnaps’ themselves to escape controlling adult children and doctors. By taking a forbidden vacation they are determined to prove that, when it comes to life, you can go back for seconds and sneak a little extra time.
On board, you'll find a full array of library materials and services for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up materials you've requested online or over the phone.
Learn to design greeting cards, newsletters, calendars and more using Microsoft Publisher. Basic computer skills are required. Registration begins Thursday, January 23.
To mark February's release of "The Lego Movie," featuring all kinds of minifigures, we invite you to come play Lego Minifigure Bingo and other fun games. Ages 5-10. Registration begins Tuesday, January 28.
Join us for an evening of history as we discover more about Harriet Tubman, founder and organizer of the Underground Railroad. Ms. Toni Fountain, historian and educator, will share the persona of Harriet Tubman, and bring her back to life with this presentation.
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, Basic or Intermediate Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Two local musicians take turns sharing their music during this special evening. Lee Ruth has spent over three decades on the air at KOPN-FM and has taught countless music students. In 2004, area artists created the tribute album “Everybody’s Got Love: The Songs of Lee Ruth,” covering more than 30 of Lee’s original songs as a benefit for KOPN. Paul Fotsch has also been a professional performer for over 30 years, here at home and touring North America. Paul plays a wide variety of songs and styles that will get your toes tappin' and bring a smile to your face. Adults and teens.