Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie

The Carnegie Library is happy to announce a three-part basic/beginner computer series this Fall. Each class will take place on a Tuesday and Thursday in September, October, and November. Space is limited, so please call the Adult Services Department to register: (517) 788-4087. Anyone is welcome and you can sign up for any or all of the three classes.

 

Classes 1 and 2 (Sep. 4 and 6) – Computer Basics – How does this thing work? Come down to Carnegie Library and learn all the basics about computers, from what the components are and how they work, to basic programs such as Word. If you would like to understand your computer more fully, then the September classes are for you.

Classes 3 and 4 (Oct. 2 and 4) – Internet Basics – What is the internet? How does it work? What is a browser? How do I set up email? We will be answering all of these questions and more during the Internet Basics classes.

 

Classes 5 and 6 (Nov. 6 and 8) – Social Media – Learn how to use Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. This class will include signing up for these platforms, sharing pictures and posts, and finding friends and family. You will need a valid email address beforehand.

 

Registration is required. Please contact the Adult Services Department at (517) 788-4087 or adultservices@myjdl.com if interested.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie

The Carnegie Library is happy to announce a three-part basic/beginner computer series this Summer. Space is limited so please call the Adult Services Department to register by phone: 517.788.4087 or email: adultservices@myjdl.com. All classes are on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Class 3 (July 3, 2018)  and Class 4 (July 5, 2018)- Internet Basics – What is the internet? How does it work? What is a browser? How do I set up email? We will be answering all of these questions and more during this class.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie

The Carnegie Library is happy to announce a three-part basic/beginner computer series this Summer. Space is limited so please call the Adult Services Department to register: 517.788.4087. All classes are on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Class 3 (July 3, 2018) and Class 4 (July 5, 2018) – Internet Basics – How does it work? What is a browser? How do I set up email? We will be answering all of these questions and more during this class.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie

The Carnegie Library is happy to announce a three-part basic/beginner computer series this Summer. Space is limited so please call the Adult Services Department to register by phone: 517.788.4087 or email: adultservices@myjdl.com. All classes are on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Class 1 (June 5, 2018) and 2 (June 7, 2018) – Computer Basics – How does this thing work? Come down to the Carnegie and learn all the basics about computers, from what the components are and how they work, to basic programs such as Word. If you would like to understand your computer more fully, then this class is for you.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

You must be able to commit to attending both classes.

Space is limited, so registration is required.

Intended for adults.

 

How Does This Thing Work?
Wednesday, March 14 & 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of computers from what the component parts are and how they work to basic programs such as Word.

Internet Basics
Wednesday, April 11 & 25 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
What is the internet? How does it work? What is a browser? How do I set up email?

Social Media
Wednesday, May 9 & 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Learn how to use social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We will include signing up for these platforms, sharing pictures and posts, and finding friends and family.
You will be asked to provide an email address when registering for this class.

Nurturing Parenting Classes: 10 Week Series

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

Have you found being a parent is harder than you expected?  Do you wish you had an expert or a peer you could talk to about the difficulty of parenting?  If so, JDL would like to invite you to take part in our FREE Nurturing Parenting workshops at the Carnegie Branch of the Jackson District Library.  The workshop is hosted by Parent Education Nurturing Parenting Trainers from Family Service and Children’s Aid.  Stop at the Reference desk or call 788-4087 if you have any questions.

*There will NOT be childcare provided*

Week 1           March 7 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Informational Gathering

Week 2           March 14 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Nurturing Parenting
  • Cultural Parenting Traditions
  • Self-Care
  • What is Trauma
  • Developing Spirituality in Parenting

Week 3           March 21 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Making Good choices
  • Trauma prevention

Week 4           March 28 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Growth and Development of Children
  • Brain development and the effects of trauma

Week 5           April 11 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Importance of Touch
  • Developing Empathy
  • Effects of Trauma

Week 6           April 18 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Managing and communication feelings
  • Managing anger and stress

Week 7           April 25 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Understanding Discipline
  • Alternatives to spanking
  • Understanding why children act out

Week 8           May 2 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Rewards and punishments
  • Review Discipline

Week 9           May 9 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Establishing Nurturing Parenting Routines
  • Building Safety

Week 10         May 16 at 10 – 11:30 a.m.

  • Exit Interview
  • Feedback and certification

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie: JDL Resources

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

Did you know that JDL offers e-books, e-audiobooks, music, movies, magazines and more that can be downloaded right to your computer or mobile device? Join us on Wednesday, February 7 & 21 at 5:30 p.m. to learn what resource JDL has available for free.

Space is limited, so registration is required.

Intended for adults.

This is part three in a three-part series.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie: Internet Basics

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

What is the internet? How does it work? What is a browser? How do I set up email? Join us on Wednesday, January 17 & 31 at 5:30 p.m. to learn the basics of the internet.

Space is limited, so registration is required.

Intended for adults.

This is part two in a three-part series.

Basic Computer Classes at Carnegie: How Does This Thing Work?

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

Join us on Wednesday, December 27 & January 10 at 5:30 p.m. to learn the basics about computers- from what the component parts are and how they work to basic programs such as Microsoft Word.

Registration is required. Intended for adults.

This is part one in a three-part series.

Beading Classes

Join us at the Eastern Branch!

Come on over to the Eastern Branch on Sunday, January 7 & 21 from 1:30-4 p.m. to learn a variety of beading projects.

This event is free but there is a materials cost that may vary by project.

Intended for adults.