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First Wednesday Book Discussion
Callaway County Public Library

In keeping with Summer Reading's hero theme, bring your lunch and join us for a discussion of "The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid" by Bill Bryson. The author shares his memories of growing up in the 1950s, including his rich fantasy life as a superhero. He ran around his house and neighborhood vanquishing evildoers in an old football jersey with a thunderbolt on it and a towel around his neck for a cape.

First Wednesday Book Sale
Columbia Public Library, Friends Room

This month's sale features cookbooks. First Wednesday sales offer some of the very best books that have been donated to the Friends. The Friends also conduct sales every Wednesday in the library lobby noon-3 p.m, and every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All proceeds go to support library services.

Bookmobile Stop at Holts Summit
Holts Summit Plaza

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.

Movie Maker
Columbia Public Library, Training Center

Learn how to create your own movie using Windows Movie Maker. We'll go over how to make a movie and use transitions, sounds and special effects. Please bring a small collection of digital videos and/or images to work with. Adults. Registration begins Wednesday, May 20.

Checking Out Digital Materials
Columbia Public Library, Studio

Learn about the library's digital services for borrowing eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, music, movies and TV shows. Bring your mobile device or laptop. Register for a 45-minute session. An active library card and email account are required. Registration begins Wednesday, May 20.

Self-Guided Computer Tutorials
Callaway County Public Library, Friends Room

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.

First Thursday Book Discussion
Columbia Public Library, Friends Room

Bring a brown bag lunch and join us to discuss “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayed. After her mother’s death and the failure of her marriage, the author felt she had lost everything. Desperate and hurting, she decided to solo-hike the Pacific Crest Trail—more than a thousand miles from California to Washington—though she had no hiking experience or training. Despite seemingly insurmountable setbacks, Strayed completed her journey and found healing along the way.

Bookmobile Stop at Auxvasse
Auxvasse, Security Bank parking lot

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.

Surf the Web Safely
Columbia Public Library, Training Center

Fearful of phishing? Skeptical about your privacy and security? Puzzled by passwords? Soured by spam? Learn how to safeguard your information and protect yourself from online evil-doers. Registration begins Thursday, May 21.

Bookmobile Stop at North County Shopping Center
Columbia, North County Shopping Center, Rt. B

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.

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