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This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances, Community
Event Details:
A poetry recital to remember and honor those we’ve lost. Featuring Gerardo Sierra, Walter Dionisio, Will Zavala. In Spanish. Note: Proof of COVID vaccination or a negative COVID test within 72 hours is required to attend programs in the Main Libra...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Community Mindfulness Project Meditation

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
A brief discussion about meditation practice, a guided meditation, and a chance to share and reflect. All sessions are appropriate for people who are new to meditation and also those who have long-standing practices. We ask that you arrive at least 5...
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Intermediate Microsoft Word

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
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Seats Remaining: 3
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Take the next steps in learning how to use Microsoft Word 2016. This class will show you how to move beyond text and add images and tables to your Word documents. You will also learn how to use Styles to quickly format your document and edit the head...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Second Floor Study Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Looking for legal advice concerning your case? If your case involves Landlord/Tenant Law, Immigration Law, Family Law, Employment Law, Consumer Rights or other areas of law, you could meet with a volunteer attorney for 20 minutes regarding your ca...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends Events, Author Events, Books & Reading, Special Event
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Registration for the in-person event is full. Please join us for  the virtual option on Zoom. Join the Zoom webinar at the scheduled time. Join us for an evening of conversation with Zakiya Dalila Harris, author of the instant New York Ti...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: First Floor New Materials Room
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12), Parents, Families, Adults
Program Type: NEA Big Read
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Join us to create your own square for the Community Quilt Project that will kick off the NEA Big Read of Toni Morrison's Pulitzer Prize winning Beloved. The quilt will be unveiled at the end of the month. All ages welcome. NEA Big Read is a progra...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Finding Reliable Health Information Online

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Technology
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Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Learn about resources and tools for finding reliable health information on the internet. Must be familiar with Windows, using the internet, and be able to use a mouse and keyboard. Masks will be required during the entire class. ...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Outdoor Plaza
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12), Parents, Families, Adults
Program Type: Community, Music & Concerts
Event Details:
Join us at our outdoor plaza for a performance of traditional dances of Peru. For all ages. ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Resume Writing 101

10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers
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Seats Remaining: 7
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This class will teach you about different kinds of resumes and help you discover which one best meets your job search needs. You will learn about the structure of a resume and the rules that affect the development of a resume. You will also learn how...
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Advanced Microsoft Word

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
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Seats Remaining: 5
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Assemble your MS Word 2016 skills and move to the next level. Learn how to use more features such as outlining, managing long documents, and how to work collaboratively with other people in MS Word. Must be familiar with Windows and be able to use a ...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: NEA Big Read, Author Events
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Seats Remaining: 72
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Valerie Smith, a distinguished scholar of African American literature, is the 15th president of Swarthmore College, where her priorities have included attracting more low-income and first-generation students, supporting curricular innovation, increas...
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Introduction to Web Building: Wordpress

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Games & Making, Technology
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Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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Learn the fundamentals of the popular WordPress web software and how to build a basic website. This class will teach how to create and organize content in Wordpress using the built-in editor and how to modify the way your site looks with themes. Must...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: NEA Big Read, Books & Reading
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Seats Remaining: 10
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An NEA BIG READ Program Beloved by Toni Morrison Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding New York Times bestseller transforms history into a powerful story. Sethe, the novel's protagonist, was born a slave and escaped...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: NEA Big Read, Author Events
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Seats Remaining: 78
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Allison Bass-Riccio currently serves as Department Chair and teacher of English Literature at Cheshire Academy, a boarding school in Cheshire. Additionally, she is coordinator of the Campus Writing Center and house head of a girls' dorm on campus. ...
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U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
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Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021 Six-week study course for the U.S. naturalization test. Classes will be held twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays. Students must read, write and comprehend basic English. Applicants age 50 and older with 2...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Basic Microsoft PowerPoint

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
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Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
This class will teach you how to get started in Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. Learn how to navigate MS PowerPoint, create and save your presentations, design slide shows, and how to insert images and text. Must have a basic familiarity with Windows and ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

How to Build a Keyword Resume

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers, Technology
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Seats Remaining: 3
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Learn how to incorporate resume keywords into your resume. Plug in powerful keywords from job descriptions into your skills, competencies, relevant credentials, and previous work experience to get past Applicant Tracking Systems and hiring mangers. L...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances, Community
Event Details:
Fase 2 A theatrical exploration of authoritarianism, misogyny and the exploitation of women in society featuring Nathalia Álvarez, Paulo Álvarez. Directed by Walter Dionisio. In Spanish. Adults only. Note: Proof of COVID vaccination or a negati...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021 Six-week study course for the U.S. naturalization test. Classes will be held twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays. Students must read, write and comprehend basic English. Applicants age 50 and older with 2...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: NEA Big Read, Author Events, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Event Details:
Grégory Pierrot is Associate Professor of English at the University of Connecticut at Stamford. He is the author of Decolonize Hipsters, The Black Avenger in Atlantic Culture, and co-editor of the forthcoming An Anthology of Haitian Revolutionary Fic...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

How to Write a Cover Letter

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Explore the essential elements that make up a strong cover letter. Learn how to provide direct evidence for why your skills align with a position and close your cover letter on a strong note. Discover different ways to tweak your cover letter when ap...
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Teens (grades 6-12), Adults
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances
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Seats Remaining: 5
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A Home Called Nebraska, a documentary directed and produced by Beth Gage and George Gage, spotlights people who have escaped war, torture and persecution and introduces the co-sponsors who welcomed them, taught them and helped them find housing and j...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
U.S. Citizenship Course Fall 2021 Six-week study course for the U.S. naturalization test. Classes will be held twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays. Students must read, write and comprehend basic English. Applicants age 50 and older with 2...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Technology Center (w/ workstations)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Take your MS PowerPoint 2016 skills further by digging deeper into its powerful features. Learn how to use transitions and animations to make your presentations really pop. Learn how to use the Presenter View to your best advantage. Must be familiar ...