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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, May 2, 2016
10 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noon Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Office Readiness Series Orientation Session (Reservation Required)
The Office Readiness Series is a new 10-week series providing students with technology skills using MS Office 2010. Whether you are a start-up business that needs to use Office for invoices, budgets and flyers or you want to improve your skills for a future position, this course is for you. The series covers MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Google Drive. Orientation will include additional information about the program and a brief assessment of your computer skills. To reserve your seat for or…
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
2 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages SPRING 2016 at Columbus Library - May
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: MARCH 30 at 6:30 p.m. (continuing/referral students at 6 p.m.)…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thursday, May 5, 2016
11 a.m.Thursday Classic Movies at Columbus Library
New York, New York (1977) 155 Minutes; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, inc.; Rated PG Starring – Liza Minnelli & Robert De Niro Director – Martin Scorsese A musician meets and falls in love with a lounge singer at the end of World War II. The couple struggles to balance their passions for music and each other under the pressures of show biz.
Columbus LibraryAdults
Friday, May 6, 2016
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
Concussion (2015) 123 Minutes; Columbia Pictures; Rated PG-13 Starring – Will Smith, Stephen Moyer, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Eddie Marsan & Luke Wilson Direcor – Peter Landesman A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known.
Columbus LibraryAdults
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company @ The Columbus Library
Come and hear select Shakespeare readings presented by performers from the Instant Shakespeare Company. Performance: The Tempest This is the Instant Shakespeare's 17th Season of presenting free readings of ALL of shakespeare's plays annually. For more information on the company find them on facebook or check out their website at www. groups.yahoo.com/group/instantshakespeare. If you wish to be on their mailing list,…
Columbus LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Learn a Language with Mango
Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Monday, May 9, 2016
10 a.m. MS Excel 2010 for Advanced "Pivot Tables"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting, pivot tables, and conditional formatting.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noon Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Pinterest for Beginners
Pinterest is a visual virtual Clipboard site that lets you "pin" or collect images from the Web. You can create boards to help you categorize your images and or virtually anything on to your clipboard you can add descriptions to remind you why you bookmarked them. Most of these images or pins link back to the original website they appeared on so you can easily access them later for additional information if needed, come learn about Pinterest build your own Clipboard of things.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
10 a.m. MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noon Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Google Series: Google Drive/Google Calendar
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
10 a.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/WordPress.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Advanced "Pivot Tables": Slicers and Pivot Charts
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010's Pivot Tables. Topics include using data sorting, pivot tables, sparklines, slicers, and pivot charts.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Teen Chess
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! Ages 10-18
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages SPRING 2016 at Columbus Library - May
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: MARCH 30 at 6:30 p.m. (continuing/referral students at 6 p.m.)…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thursday, May 12, 2016
10 a.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Thursday Classic Movies at Columbus Library
Strangers on a Train (1951) 101 Minutes; Warner Bros.; Rated PG Starring – Farley Granger, Ruth Roman & Robert Walker Director – Alfred Hitchhock Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train.
Columbus LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, May 13, 2016
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
Knock Knock (2015) 99 Minutes; Lions gate Films, Inc; Rated R Starring – Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo & Ana De Armas Direcor – Eli Roth A family man's kind gesture turns into a dangerous seduction and a deadly game of cat and mouse when he opens the door to two stranded young women.
Columbus LibraryAdults
Saturday, May 14, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Smartphone Buying Guide
Learn about the differences in smartphones to determine which phone is the best one for you.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonWomen's Discussion Group
Join the Columbus Branch for our monthly Women's Discussion Group designed specifically for you. April 9, 2016: Open Discussion May 14, 2016: Self Identity June 11, 2016: Open Discussion/ Speaker July 9, 2016: Health and Wellness August 27, 2016: The Mess of Stress
Columbus Library, Story RoomAdults
2:30 p.m.Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, May 16, 2016
12 noon Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
2 p.m.Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
10 a.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m. MS Excel 2010 for Advanced "VLookup"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting, vlookup, and conditional formatting.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m. Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages SPRING 2016 at Columbus Library - May
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: MARCH 30 at 6:30 p.m. (continuing/referral students at 6 p.m.)…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
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