Programs on April 29, 2015
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
The Friends hold sales in the library lobby every Wednesday noon-3 p.m. and every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All proceeds support library services.
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.
Trucks and other vehicles of all shapes and sizes, including our very own Bookmobile, Jr. will be on display for you to admire, wander around, climb on and sit in. This Columbia Parks & Recreation community event is free and held rain or shine.
Try out the library's Wii U game console. Become a dancing superstar in “Just Dance 2015″ or a gold cup winner in "Mario Kart 8." Pizza served. Ages 10 and older. Parents welcome. Registration begins Tuesday, April 14.
Rachel Zamzow, doctoral candidate in neuroscience at the University of Missouri, will talk about autism and current treatments. Then she'll discuss her research into the treatment of social impairments for adults and adolescents. Her research is supported by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration and is conducted at the Thompson Center for Autism. This presentation is research-based but geared towards a general audience.