Upcoming Events

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ESL Beginner Speaking

March 7th, 2015, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! This ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

DUPLO<sup>®</sup> @ Your Library Club

March 7th, 2015, 10:30am to 11:30am
Bring your wee ones to develop their creative building skills with us at the library! DUPLO® blocks will be available to construct their masterpieces.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

Creative Kids Craft Club

March 7th, 2015, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join us for a different project every week.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

LEGO<sup>®</sup> @ Your Library Club

March 7th, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Bring your creative building skills and join us at the library for a LEGO® Club. LEGO® blocks will be available to construct your masterpiece. March's theme is March Madness.

Please register for this event online, by phone, or in person at our Youth Services desk.

Youth Volunteers

March 7th, 2015, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
For use of the Youth Volunteer Program. Youth volunteers are in 6th-8th grade. Teen volunteers are 9th -12th grade. Stop at the Youth Services desk to pick up applications or go to http://www.berwynlibrary.org/junior-volunteer-program-jvp.

WorkNet presents: Job Searching and Interviewing Skills

March 9th, 2015, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Did you know only 20 per cent of the jobs people obtain are through internet-only applications? Increase the likelihood of landing your next job by expanding your job search strategies. Get ready for networking, hiring events, job fairs, job clubs, social media and more. During interviews employers are using behavioral questions to gather information about your communication and problem solving skills. Learn about these behavioral questions and practice your responses to them as well as standard interview questions.

Youth Volunteers

March 10th, 2015, 4:30pm to 6:00pm
For use of the Youth Volunteer Program. Youth volunteers are in 6th-8th grade. Teen volunteers are 9th -12th grade. Stop at the Youth Services desk to pick up applications or go to http://www.berwynlibrary.org/junior-volunteer-program-jvp.

Computer Tutoring

March 10th, 2015, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

GED Study Group

March 11th, 2015, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Improve math or writing for placement tests like the GED, Accuplacer, and more. Or, just brush up on the basics for self-improvement.

Basic Writing (Project CARE)

March 12th, 2015, 10:00am to 11:30am
Learn grammar, spelling, and punctuation (from the beginning) in this drop-in study group. Practice writing messages, filling out applications, and much more. Start anytime!