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Computer Classes @ Main

 

Excel 1 – Tuesday, February 21th from 6:30-8 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Excel 2013. Describe a worksheet and its function, create a basic worksheet, apply simple formulas to perform calculations, and explore options for printing a simple worksheet. (Microsoft Word experience necessary.)

! Computer ClassWord: Flyers, Pictures, and Drawing Tools – Wednesday, February 22nd from 2-3:30 am – Learn how to use Microsoft Word 2013 to create flyers, manipulate pictures, and to effectively use Word’s Drawing Tools.

Excel 2 – Wednesday, February 22nd from 6:30-8 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Excel 2013. Create and copy formulas and functions, understand relativity when working with formulas and functions, recognize and troubleshoot errors in formulas and functions, insert, delete and resize rows and columns, and use advanced printing features.

Word: Labels & Mail Merge – Thursday, February 23rd from 2-3:30 pm – Using Microsoft Office 2013, learn how to create mailing labels and preform a mail merge to create labels, envelopes, and form letters.

Excel 3 – Thursday, February 23rd from 6:30-8:00 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Excel 2013. Learn how to Hide and Freeze columns and rows, use Print Area and Print Titles, Conditional Formatting, and how to create and format charts.

These programs are free and open to the public, but registration is required. The programs will be held in the Frances Cleveland room on the second floor of the  Main Library. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, e xt. 247 for more information.

 


Credit and Identity Theft Protection

Thursday, March 2, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

On behalf of America Saves Week, presenter Bob Houston will present real-life examples on how to help protect your credit and Credit Card Protectidentity. In the online world we live in, it’s become more common to have issues with credit and identity theft. Join us at this workshop to learn how to keep yourself safe.

Presenter Bob Houston is a retired Credit Counselor and Financial Coach who has helped hundreds of individuals work their way to financial security.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Garfield Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Get Calm Color On @ Main

Thursdays in March: Morning or Evening session
11:00 – 11:30 am  or  1:00-2:30 pm

Relaxing Adult Coloring.Coloring pages and supplies will be available for your use. Coffee, !Colorand tea will be provided. Come join us -simply follow the sound of soft music that is where we will be.You may also hear laughter.
Library: Main Library
Location: Frances Cleveland Room (Main – 2nd Floor)

This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required. The program will be held in the Frances Cleveland room on the second floor of the Main Library. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War: Espionage by the ‘Fairer Sex.’ 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Petticoats & Hoop Skirts, Patriotism & Perfidy: Civil War Espionage by the ‘Fairer Sex.’ cannon civil warThe high stakes in the Civil War made it necessary for both sides to get an edge in the conflict. Lady spies for Union and Confederate causes were employed to obtain behind-the-front-lines information from sources located in Washington, Richmond, and other cities.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Garfield Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Planning A Future with Social Security @ Main

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Brittany Bittner from the Hantz Group will speak on benefits awaiting you from Social Social SecuritySecurity. Bring your questions she will have the answers and if not she will get them for you.

This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Basic Computers – Computer Class @ MOL

Friday, March 10, 2017! Computer Class
9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn the Basics skills needed to use a computer. No skills required.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Basic Internet Skills – Computer Class @ MOL

Saturday, March 11, 2017! Computer Class
9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn the basics of searching the Web.

For additional information, contact the Lake Branch – 440-257-2512 or register online.

 


Monday University: An Evening of Music with Judy Crawford

Monday, March 13, 2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pmMusic

Enjoy an evening of your favorite Big Band songs of the 30s and 40s.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Garfield Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Buy & Sell Online – Computers & Cookies

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
10:00 am – 11:30 pmBuy Online

Do you buy or sell things online? Do you want to use Amazon, Etsy, eBay, or Craigslist? Come to the library, have a cookie, and learn how to use a few of the various eCommerce sites out there. We will provide coffee & cookies for participants!

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Village Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Nazism in Power, 1933-1945 @ Main

Thursday, March 23, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Dr. John Foster of the Adult Information Services Department will present a public Nazism in Power 1933-1945lecture on the history of National Socialism in Germany between the seizure of power in 1933 and its final collapse in 1945.

This program is free and open to the public. The program will be held in the lower level of the Main Library in the Garfield Room. Register online or call the library at 440.255.8811, ext. 247 for more information.

 


Donations!

Do you have books, movies, magazines, etc. that need a good home? Mentor Public Library is now taking donations! Donations can be dropped off outside at the Donations Drop Box at the Read House (next door to the Main Library). Call the library at 440-255-8811 for more information.


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Have MPL librarians read anything good lately?  Do they have any book recommendations for you? Find out at Mentor’s Reader, a blog written by Mentor PL’s librarians all about the books they’re reading, favorite books, and other book-related topics. The blog is updated with a new recommendation at least once a week.  Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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