Learn about candidates running for county offices Recorder of Deeds, Collector, Presiding Commissioner and Division 5 Associate Circuit Judge as well as District 44 and 47 state representatives. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County. Refreshments at 6 p.m.
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.
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.
Feeling lost on the Web? Get a refresher on Internet basics like performing simple searches to find information and navigating through links. Registration begins Wednesday, October 8.
The county courthouse holds a treasure trove of records to help you fill out your family tree. Learn about the various county offices and how they can help you search for marriage licenses, disputes, land records, tax books, probate records, wills, voter registration records and much more. Get tips on how to prepare for and conduct your visit. Coffee served.
Backup singers live in a world just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but who are they and what lives do they lead? Award-winning director Morgan Neville shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Watch the trailer at films.dbrl.org.
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.
On board, you'll find books, music CDs, DVDs and library services for all ages. You can browse several thousand titles or pick up materials you've requested online or over the phone.
This forum features pro and con speakers on state constitutional ballot issues as well as Columbia Proposition 1 and Proposition 2. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County. Refreshments at 6 p.m.
ReferenceUSA is an online database offering information on more than 20 million businesses and 89 million residents. Learn to use this free resource for market research, checking on business competitors or researching potential employers. You'll also find it handy if you're relocating and need to research neighborhoods in a new city. Active library card required. Registration begins Thursday, October 9.