Come learn about Universal Class, an online library service that allows you to take any of 500+ free online courses on topics ranging from accounting, photography and landscaping to event planning, business management and writing. The courses are taught by real instructors, but you have Web-based, 24/7 access, so you can study on your own time. Basic computer skills and a library card required. Registration begins Monday, October 6.
Learn about the upcoming open enrollment period for making changes to an existing plan or find out how to enroll for the first time in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Presented by representatives of local agencies which provide certified staff to assist with enrollment.
"Read for the Record" is an annual reading celebration sponsored by Jumpstart to raise awareness about the importance of early literacy. Stop by any library on Tuesday, Oct. 21 to read "Bunny Cakes" by Rosemary Wells with your preschooler. We'll keep a tally of all the readers we see at our libraries with this book and send it in to be a part of this worldwide effort. Can’t make it in? Read the book online at www.jstart.org/campaigns/read-bunny-cakes-online . Each of our libraries is also hosting related activities on this day; check separate listings for times.
Bring your baby/toddler for songs, rhymes and activities. Birth to 36 months. Older siblings welcome.
All over the world today, parents and preschoolers are reading "Bunny Cakes" by Rosemary Wells. Drop in at these times for related activities at the Callaway County Public Library. Ages 3-5 with parents.
All over the world today, parents and preschoolers are reading "Bunny Cakes" by Rosemary Wells. Drop in at these times for related activities at the Columbia Public Library.
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.
All over the world today, parents and preschoolers are reading "Bunny Cakes" by Rosemary Wells. Drop in at these times for related activities at the Southern Boone County Public Library.
Learn the basics of the Mac operating system for desktop and laptop users. We'll talk about the essentials of using your MacBook, iMac, or Mac mini including Apple's software for Internet browsing, email, music, photos, etc., and how to customize your computer to your needs. There will also be time to answer questions. Bringing your Mac laptop is optional. Registration begins Tuesday, October 7.