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Computer Classes @ Main

Basic ComputersTuesday, September 26th from 2-3:30 pm – Learn the Basics skills needed to use a computer. No computer skills required.

Word 1Tuesday, September 26th from 6:30-8 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Word 2013 to create and open a document, select text & change its formatting, and to save the Document.! Computer Class

Basic Internet SkillsWednesday, September 27th from 2-3:30 pm – Learn the basics of searching the Web. Mouse and typing skills required.

Word 2Wednesday, September 27th from 6:30-8 pm – Learn to use the Quick Access & Mini Toolbars, line/paragraph spacing, alignment, margins & orientation, spell & grammar check, thesaurus, and how to print a document.

Facebook Basics Thursday, September 28th from 10-11:30 am – Learn how to use Facebook. This hands-on class will demonstrate basic Facebook features, tips, and tricks. Please come to class with your Facebook login information and password.

Basic EmailThursday, September 28th from 2-3:30 pm – Learn how to use your email account. Send email, reply to email, send attachments, labels emails, and archive emails. We will use Gmail as our sample email program.

Word: Labels & Mail Merge – Thursday, September 28th from 6:30-8 pm – Using Microsoft Office 2013, learn how to create mailing labels and preform a mail merge to create labels, envelopes, and form letters.

These programs are free and open to the public, but registration is required because seating is limited. 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.

 


Medicare Basics 2017 @ Main

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:00 pm – 7:30 pmMedicare

Whether you need to sign up for Medicare or have had it for years, you probably have questions. Join us to learn details on how Medicare works. This program will be presented by Donald Glink and Associates from Pelorus Financial.

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.

 


Whodunnit @ Main

Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pmWhodunit

Join us for a life-sized game of Clue. Help us solve the mystery and find the culprit! Registration is required for this event. Families are encouraged to attend. We recommend ages eight and up.

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.

 


Mentor Library Closed for Staff Trainingclosed

All Mentor libraries will be closed on Friday, October 6, 2017.  We will reopen on Saturday, October 7th.

 


Monday University – Scary Stories @ Main

Monday, October 9, 2017
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmScary

Ed Haney will tell stories that will chill you to the bone!

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.

 


Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War @ Main

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
12:00 pm – 1:00 pmcannon civil war

Commodore John Carter, United States Navy. Carter was the skipper of the first iron-hulled ship of the U.S. Navy on the Great Lakes. Historical re-enactor Ed Keyse portrays Carter and discusses his life, career, and service on the Great Lakes.

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.

 


Pinterest Craft Night @ Main

Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:00 pmPinterest

Come try a Pinterest craft at the library! All supplies will be provided and you can take home your creative creation. Registration is required.

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.

 


Major Leaders of World War II: Winston Churchill @ Main

Thursday, October 19, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:00 pmChurchill

Dr. John Foster of the Adult Information Services Department presents a series of public lectures on the lives and careers of the major political leaders of the Second World War. The subject of tonight’s lecture will be Winston Churchill.

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.

 


Computer Classes @ Main

 

Word: Flyers, Pictures, and Drawing Tools – Tuesday, October 24th from 2-3:30 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Word 2013 to create flyers, manipulate pictures, and to effectively use Word’s Drawing Tools.

Excel 1 – Tuesday, October 24th from 6:30-8:00 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.)

Facebook Basics – Wednesday, October 25th from 10-11:30 am – Learn how to use Facebook. This hands-on class will demonstrate basic Facebook features, tips, and tricks. Please come to class with your Facebook login information and password.! Computer Class

Publisher 1 – Wednesday, October 25th from 2:00-3:30 pm – Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2013 to create flyers and other publications.

Excel 2 – Wednesday, October 25th from 6:30-8:00 pm – Using Microsoft Excel 2013, learn how to 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.

PowerPoint 1 – Thursday, October 26th from 2-3:30 pm – Learn how to create and run a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Learn how to create a basic Presentation, provide basic formatting and background designs, and save the presentation.

Excel 3 – Thursday, October 26th from 6:30-8:00 pm – Using 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 because seating is limited. 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, 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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