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Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Computer Basics 1 - Mousing

Thursday, September 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you new to computers? Learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows.

TechConnect: Intellectual Property Basics

Thursday, September 3, 2015  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Patents, trademarks, and copyright are legal ways to protect your ideas. Find out the difference between patents, trademarks, and copyright, the resources available to you, and how CLP can help you get started with your search.

TechConnect: 3D Printing Basics

Friday, September 4, 2015  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: 3D printing is an exciting new technology trend that's redefining the way we manufacture physical products. Learn to 3D model, see the MakerBot 3D printer and learn the basics of how it works.

TechConnect: Excel Beyond the Basics

Saturday, September 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn absolute references, basic function construction, adding comments to a cell, and creating charts.

TechConnect: Excel Basics

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of making an organized and readable spreadsheet including formula construction and basic worksheet formatting.

TechConnect: Word Basics

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing: formatting text, saving a document, cutting, copying and pasting and more. Practice these skills by updating a sample résumé and cover letter.

Job & Career: Career Counseling by Appointment

Wednesday, September 9, 2015  
10:15 AM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule a time to meet with a career counselor from the Career Development Center to discuss your job search strategies, self-marketing and employment barriers.

Job & Career: Mock Interviews by Appointment

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Computer Basics 2 - File Management

Thursday, September 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you new to computers? Learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows.

Job & Career: Mock Interviews by Appointment

Thursday, September 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

TechConnect: Social Media Basics

Friday, September 11, 2015  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of setting up an account and using social media tools like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay connected and build personal and professional networks.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Saturday, September 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Word Basics

Saturday, September 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing: formatting text, saving a document, cutting, copying and pasting and more. Practice these skills by updating a sample résumé and cover letter.

TechConnect: Word Beyond the Basics

Monday, September 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the next level of word processing skills, such as setting margins, line spacing, page numbering, columns, clip art, and labels.Prerequisite: Word 2010 Basics or solid Word experience.

TechConnect: Gmail Basics

Tuesday, September 15, 2015  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn how to compose and send emails, attach and download files and create labels and filters in Gmail. Learn how to create, edit, store and share files with Google's cloud tool, Google Drive.

Job & Career: Online Job Searching

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Set up a plan for your online job search, learn about major job search websites and get insight into the online application process.

Job & Career: Mock Interviews by Appointment

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Computer Basics 3 - Access the Internet

Thursday, September 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you new to computers? Learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows.

TechConnect: PowerPoint Basics

Thursday, September 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn how to create slides with text and pictures as well as other special techniques to make your next presentation a hit.

TechConnect: Word Basics

Friday, September 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals.

TechConnect: Excel Basics

Friday, September 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of making an organized and readable spreadsheet including formula construction and basic worksheet formatting.

TechConnect: Word Expert Skills

Monday, September 21, 2015  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This class will introduce you to tabs and mail merge. Then, we'll focus on editing a long document, including creating and abiding by editorial comments.

Job & Career: Mock Interviews by Appointment

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

TechConnect: Google Drive Basics

Tuesday, September 22, 2015  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Take your Google experience to the next level with Google's cloud tool, Google Drive. This class will introduce you to the basics of using Google Drive and its multiple functions.

Job & Career: Mock Interviews by Appointment

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule an appointment for a mock interview and with constructive feedback. Video-recorded and phone interviews are also available by request. Registration is required.

Job & Career: Learn LinkedIn

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This class will introduce you to the basic functions of the career networking service LinkedIn.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Word Beyond the Basics

Thursday, September 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the next level of word processing skills, such as setting margins, line spacing, page numbering, columns, clip art, and labels.Prerequisite: Word 2010 Basics or solid Word experience.

TechConnect: Safe and Savvy Online

Thursday, September 24, 2015  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Play it safe on the Internet. Learn how to create strong passwords, understand online privacy issues and discover the safest ways to engage in online shopping.

TechConnect: Publisher Basics

Friday, September 25, 2015  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Do you want to make your own flyers, business cards, banners, or brochures? This class will show you how to use Publisher to make a multi-page document using advanced text box skills.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Saturday, September 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

TechConnect: Excel Beyond the Basics

Monday, September 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn absolute references, basic function construction, adding comments to a cell, and creating charts.cell.

TechConnect: Excel Basics

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this introductory class, students will learn the basics of Microsoft's spreadsheet program, including the construction of formulas for math calculations.

TechConnect: PowerPoint Basics

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn how to create slides with text and pictures as well as other special techniques to make your next presentation a hit.

Job & Career: Résumé Assistance by Appointment

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Mindfulness: Becoming a Peak Performer in the Workplace

Thursday, October 8, 2015  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn how the science of mindfulness can help you perform at your best on your job and in your personal life.