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.
Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and big books. Parental participation is a must. Kids up to age 2 1/2 (30 mos.) walking confidently on their own.
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.
For those interested in tracing their family ancestry, genealogist Tim Dollens will share tips on the research process and point you to helpful library resources.
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.
Learn about Columbia Water and Light's Efficiency Score program and how it might help you improve your home's energy efficiency. An official Efficiency Score will show you and potential buyers of your home the value of energy efficiency upgrades. Speakers include; Brandon Renaud, Columbia Home Performance Manager; Nick Peckham, architect; Kenneth Kroll, home builder; Justin Wiles, Energy Link head auditor and Brent Gardner, realtor. Moderated by Barbara Buffaloe, Columbia's Sustainability Director. Co-sponsored by the Energy Matters Committee of the League of Women Voters Columbia-Boone County. Refreshments served at 6:30 p.m.