Programs on July 15, 2014
Enjoy big books, stories, songs and puppets. Ages 2 1/2 (30 mos.) to 5 with a parent.
Kids and parents will enjoy stories, songs and simple craft activities. Ages 3-5.
These monthly story times incorporate 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, Basic or Intermediate Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations. For the tutorials, please bring headphones or purchase a set at the library.
Master the basic functions of your Apple mobile device while exploring library services available directly on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Bring along your device, if you have one, and know your Apple ID. Basic Internet and email skills required. Registration begins Tuesday, July 1.
Did you just buy a new Windows 8 computer and have no idea where to start? Come to our informal session to learn about the Windows 8 operating system and get pointers on how to use it. You may bring in your laptop or device, or we can demonstrate with the library's equipment.
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. Parental participation is a must. Babies and toddlers up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.).
What is enough? How do we know what’s real and what’s illusion? What is death? Is it ever okay to lie? Where do we find real value? If you've ever questioned society’s assumptions, then come by and try out the Socrates Café. We'll have a discussion in the spirit of Christopher Phillips’ book "Socrates Café: A Fresh Taste of Philosophy." No preparation is required, just come with your questions and an open mind.
Genealogist Tim Dollens will show you how to navigate this popular online genealogy resource which includes the Federal Census, PERSI, county and family histories and more. You can access this site for free from any computer or device if you are DBRL cardholder. Teens and adults.