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Job Search Strategies and Career Counseling

February 23rd, 2018, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Are you struggling with your job search? Do you have questions about your resume ? Need tips for interviewing or networking? Join us for a special event with Nicole Wingate, Employment Specialist from the Goodwill Workforce Connection Center of North Riverside, onsite providing a workshop on current and future trends in the workforce job market, general job search assistance and one-on-one consultations. Bring your resume and questions!

Basic Technology Skills

February 28th, 2018, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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.

Gaming Wednesdays

February 28th, 2018, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the controller and challenge your friends to a game at the library! Play the PS4, board games, or cards! Play our games or bring your own Teen rated game! For high school aged teenagers.

Middle School Volunteers

February 28th, 2018, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Our middle school volunteer program has recently changed, and now requires registration by speaking to a staff member. You can register by calling (708) 795-8000 ext. 3088 or coming to the second floor Youth Services desk. Please let us know each date that you plan to come to; signing up for one session does not sign you up for all following sessions. If you sign up for a session and cannot make it, you must call and cancel. If you do not call us, we reserve the right to cancel any future registrations for this program. There are only 5 spaces open per session, so sign up soon!

Basic Technology Skills

March 1st, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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.

KCGB

March 3rd, 2018, 10:00am to 12:00pm
The Knitting and Crochet Guild of Berwyn (KCGB) meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday and on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month. Join us to practice your craft in a social setting or to learn a new skill!

Baby University

March 3rd, 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am
Ages 3 – 18 months
Want to raise a brainy baby? Babies and parents can study fun methods to develop babies pre-reading, social, language and motor skills with us!
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.

Middle School Volunteers

March 3rd, 2018, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Our middle school volunteer program has recently changed, and now requires registration by speaking to a staff member. You can register by calling (708) 795-8000 ext. 3088 or coming to the second floor Youth Services desk. Please let us know each date that you plan to come to; signing up for one session does not sign you up for all following sessions. If you sign up for a session and cannot make it, you must call and cancel. If you do not call us, we reserve the right to cancel any future registrations for this program. There are only 5 spaces open per session, so sign up soon!

Teen Robot Club

March 5th, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Ages 14-18.
Finch robots have landed at the library! Learn to program these cute little guys over the course of six weeks and you’ll be a robot master in no time.

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

Youth Robot Club

March 5th, 2018, 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Ages 9-14.
Finch robots have landed at the library! Learn to program these cute little guys using the Snap! free programming language over the course of six weeks. You’ll be a robot master in no time!

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. Please sign up for either Monday or Wednesday classes.

Basic Technology Skills

March 6th, 2018, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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.

Basic Technology Skills

March 7th, 2018, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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.

Youth Robot Club

March 7th, 2018, 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Ages 9-14.
Finch robots have landed at the library! Learn to program these cute little guys using the Snap! free programming language over the course of six weeks. You’ll be a robot master in no time!

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.