ACT Practice Test

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 12:00pm to 3:30pm
On the day of the practice test, please bring a calculator, two No. 2 pencils, and a snack for the break. Program location: Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave. Please enter through the South entrance.

Categories

Contact Email: 
lpitrak@dglibrary.org
Event Type: 
Location: 

Pinterest

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pinterest is a fun photo-sharing site where users create online boards to which they pin things. Students will create a Pinterest account, generate a board, post to that board, and follow another Pinterest board or user. Participants must know their email address and their email password. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
Jessica Bowes jbowes@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Google Docs

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
An overview of Google documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and forms.
Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
Annie Garvey Jagielski ajagielski@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Internet for Seniors: Beginner

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
If you have never tried the Internet, cannot use a mouse, and don’t know what a URL looks like, this session is for you. This is a hands-on class for people who want to review basic computer skills before using the Internet. We’ll cover: mouse skills, browser functions, privacy issues, enlargement of screen text, bookmarks, and printing. Webcams or Mapquest will be included if time permits. Skills needed: none. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
Annie Garvey Jagielski ajagielski@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Internet for Seniors: Intermediate

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
There are now more than 27.5 million seniors using the Internet. If you’re ready to become one of them, this is the class to join. We’ll explore a few simple techniques to access a wide variety of Internet sites, including weather, news, financial and magazine options. Several special online services, including video tutorials, Skype and YouTube will also be introduced. Skills needed: mouse skills, screen functions, create a bookmark, and print. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
ajagielski@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Microsoft® Word 2007 Intermediate

Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Create a table of contents using styles, track changes in documents and create labels or documents using the Mailings tab. Prerequisite: "Introduction to Microsoft Word 2007" or equivalent. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
Sue Slamar sslamar@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Farmer's Market

Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Come by and see us at the Farmer's Market! Giveaways, reading recommendations, games, Summer Reading Club signup, and more! Mini storytimes are scheduled for 10:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Program location: Downers Grove Main Street Train Station

Categories

Contact Email: 
mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 

Facebook Basics

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Learn how to create a Facebook account, upload a picture, post a comment, find friends, and send a message. Participants must know their email address and their email password. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

Categories

Contact Email: 
Loree Norberg lnorberg@dglibrary.org
Age Group: 
Location: 

Pages