July 22, 2014

Prendergast Library July Computer Classes

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Introduction to Microsoft Office 2010 – Excel and Word
Mondays & Wednesdays  1:00-2:30pm
July 7, 9, 14, and 16

Learn an overview of both Microsoft Office 2010 Excel and Word in one class.

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word are must-have skills in today’s work force. If you are new to Microsoft Office or need to upgrade your skills, this is the perfect class. You will create spreadsheets and documents throughout the class that benefit you.  Introduction to Spreadsheets (Excel) You will learn to work with and analyze numbers using a spreadsheet.  You will create your own spreadsheets using formulas and formatting. You will learn to search, manage, calculate and use graphs in Microsoft Excel 2010.  Introduction to Word Processing (Microsoft Word). You will learn features of Microsoft Word 2010. Class includes editing and creating documents, formatting, cutting and pasting, tables, headers, footers and mailing labels.


3-D Printing Class
Wednesdays  1:00-2:30pm
July 2 OR 23

Prendergast Library will offer a new single-session Introduction to 3D printing.  Each session will contain information about the history, mechanics and applications of the expanding field of 3D printing.

Those attending will learn the fundamentals of object manipulation in MakerWare as well as printing on a Makerbot Replicator 2. There are no prerequisites for attendance, and registration is not required. Participants at all levels of technological ability are welcome.


Parent Education Class – “Internet Safety for Elementary School Age Children”
Wednesday  7:00-8:00pm
July 30th

Learn how to safeguard your children while they are online. (Located in the PCC Lab for this event.)


One-on-One Technology Assistance
Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays  1:00-4:00pm (by appointment only)

Do you need help with a new tablet, computer, or software?  Make an appointment for one-on-one assistance with one of our two Learning Lab technicians!  Our Learning Lab techs can help you with devices such as: Kindles, iPads, Nooks, Android/Apple products and many more.  We can also demonstrate the use of our 3D printer, as well as answer any question in detail. We ask that you leave information about the technology you require assistance with.

Dunkirk Free Library Computer Classes

Computer classes are open to all.  Pre-registration is required.
Please contact the Dunkirk Free Library at 366-2511.

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Introduction to Excel
Start Date: April 22, 2014
Time:  10:15- 12:15
Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 8 (6 sessions)
4/22, 4/24, 4/29, 5/1, 5/6, 5/8


Digital Cameras
April 28 & 30
Time 10am-1pm


Basic Computers
Start Date: May 20, 2014
Time:  10:15- 12:15
Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 12 (8 sessions)
5/20, 5/22, 5/27, 5/29, 6/3, 6/5, 6/10, 6/12


Intermediate Word
Start Date: June 17, 2014
Time:  10:15- 12:15
Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 3(6 sessions)
6/17, 6/19, 6/24, 6/26, 7/1, 7/3

Basic computer classes available to public

Beginning Monday, February 3rd, basic computer classes will be available for the public at Jamestown (Prendergast Library), Dunkirk Free Library, and Olean Public Library from 10:15-12:15, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for two weeks, as part of the New York State Literacy Library Services grant.

A BOCES instructor will be at the Prendergast Library and the instruction will be video conferenced to the Dunkirk’s and Olean’s PCC lab.

To register, contact the library:

Dunkirk Free Library:  716-366-2511

James Prendergast Library: 716-484-7135

Olean Public Library: 716-372-0200

Free Computer Classes at Dunkirk Library & Prendergast Library!

Beginning Monday, January 6th, basic computer classes will be available for the public at Jamestown (Prendergast), and Dunkirk Library from 10:15-12:15, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for two weeks, as part of the New York State Literacy Library Services grant.

A BOCES instructor will be at the Jamestown library and the instruction will be video conferenced to the Dunkirk’s PCC lab.

This first session for 2014 will run Jan. 6-17.  If patrons miss the January session, it will be repeated February 3-14.

To register, contact the library:

Dunkirk Free Library:  716-366-2511

James Prendergast Library: 716-484-7135

Hazeltine Library Offers Free Job Search Classes in September

Hazeltine Public Library
891 Busti-Sugar Grove Road
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 487-1281
www.hazeltinelibrary.org

Free Job Search Classes in September

To be taught by JCC Employment Development Specialist, Rita Freeborough

- Learn about resume writing and preparing for your job search (PRESENTATION I)

- Learn how to find the hidden job market and how to apply on-line (PRESENTATION II)

- Four classes are planned.

PRESENTATION I
Dates: September 10 or 12
Day: Tuesday or Thursday
Time: Tues. 1-3 p.m. or Thur. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

PRESENTATION II
Dates: September 17 or 19
Day: Tuesday or Thursday
Times: Tues. 1-3 p.m. or Thur. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

CALL THE LIBRARY TO PRE-REGISTER
*Funded by the CCLS Outreach Grant 2013*