Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Computer Basics

October 15, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Have you been using your computer but still have basic questions about how it works? Would you like some insight on how to efficiently manage your files? Come to this class/discussion group to get information & answers to basic computer ...

Cutting The Cable

October 16, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Save money and discover the newest streaming services and devices for movies, music, and productivity such as Google Chromecast, Roku, Netflix, Hulu, and more.   ...

Excel 2010 Intermediate

October 17, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Learn to use a table to sort and filter data, apply conditional formatting, and create a pivot table. Use "Logical" and "VLOOKUP" functions, and run a Macro. ...

PowerPoint 2010 Basic

October 18, 2018
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Learn PowerPoint basics like how to create a well-designed presentation using templates, images, and animation.  ...

Windows 10 Basics

October 22, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Learn everything to get started with Windows 10, including the new Start menu, Edge, Cortana, and basic customization. Presented by Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People. ...

Sugar Skull Decoration

October 23, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Description:
Learn about and celebrate Day of the Dead while decorating your own sugar skull. One sugar skull per registrant. All ages. Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Sign up. Aprenda y celebre el Dia de los Muertos mient...

Android Basics

October 24, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Get more comfortable with your Android tablet or phone as we demonstrate how to navigate, find apps and customize your device. Presented by Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People. ...

Introduction to Scratch

October 24, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Come learn how to manipulate on-screen objects using the Scratch programming language. This class will give you the basic skills that you need to develop your own games and programs with Scratch. No previous experience necessary. ...

Using Ancestry **Rescheduled to October 11**

October 25, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Rescheduled to October 11th. A beginner’s look at how to use Ancestry to find census, birth, marriage and death records, and more to start your family research. ...

Facebook Basics

October 29, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Description:
This class covers the basics of Facebook, including how people use it to keep in touch with friends and family. ...

Easy One Pot Meals

October 29, 2018
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Join Chef Rose Deneen as she demonstrates three easy one-pot meals, including one from an Instant Pot. ...

Power Employment Workshop

November 1, 2018
9:30am - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Bring your lunch to this workshop from Illinois workNet and discover how to set goals, use social media, get past applicant tracking systems, and interview effectively to land the job.  To sign up, visit www.worknetncc.com and click the link und...

STEAM Fair

November 3, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Library Grounds
Age Group: Kids, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Discover, problem solve, and engage in critical thinking at our First-Ever STEAM Fair! Join us and our partners at this special event highlighting subjects that promote critical thinking skills: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Learn ...

SCORE Entrepreneur Mentoring

November 6, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Do you have a business question?  SCORE's experienced business mentors provide advice on every aspect of business planning, start-up, management, and growth.  To schedule a one hour appointment, visit www.score.org/find-mentor.  Meetin...

Website Coding 101

November 6, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Learn the fundamentals of PHP coding from Web developer Andy Fischoff. This class covers simple coding exercises and introduces building dynamic websites. Prerequisite: Comfort using a web browser and prior experience writing HTML. No prior coding...

Excel 2010 Basic

November 7, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Navigate and format a spreadsheet, enter basic formulas and functions, and create a basic chart. ...

Word 2010 Basic

November 7, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Learn how to create and format a document as well as perform common editing functions in Word 2010.   ...

iPad Basics

November 8, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Learn the iPad features, controls, and settings as well as how to navigate and organize your screens. ...

Cutting The Cable

November 12, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Save money and discover the newest streaming services and devices for movies, music, and productivity such as Google Chromecast, Roku, Netflix, Hulu, and more.   ...

Website Coding 102

November 13, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Part two of a series: Continue building PHP skills through more dynamic coding exercises from the Website Coding 101 class. Presented by web developer Andy Fischoff. Prerequisite: Website Coding 101 on November 5. This series is progressive. ...

Excel 2010 Intermediate

November 14, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Description:
Learn to use a table to sort and filter data, apply conditional formatting, and create a pivot table. Use "Logical" and "VLOOKUP" functions, and run a Macro. ...

Word 2010 Intermediate

November 14, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Learn how to create and format a document as well as perform common editing functions in Word 2010.   ...

Introduction to Mac

November 15, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Learn the basics of using a Mac computer in this hands-on class. Topics include using the dock, searching files, Mac-only applications, and more. ...

Holiday Cooking

November 19, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Susan Maddox adds some panache to your Holiday table with elegant and delectable recipes that will delight your guests! ...

Holiday Teardrop Swag

November 26, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Event Description:
Make an elegant piece to add to your holiday décor. All supplies provided. Valid District cardholders only. ...

Teen Coloring Night

November 27, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Hang out and help color our full-table coloring sheet while sipping hot chocolate. Grades 7 – 12. Sign up. ...