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Monday, Nov. 18, 2019

Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Deanwood Library

11:30 a.m.
Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 
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Job Seekers Clinic

Southeast Library

2 p.m.
Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities, including: Building and typing your résumé Conducting online job searches  Completing online job applications This session lasts from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Excel 2016

Excel II Intermediate

Computer Classes

2:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn more features of the Microsoft Excel 2016 software that can help you further your career.   Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: H. White Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
Excel 2016

Excel III Advanced

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn to calculate, research and display table data using various Microsoft Excel 2016 formulas.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: R. Arthur Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019

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Applying for Government Jobs - Practical Steps for Success

Library Express

2 p.m.
Applying for government jobs can be intimidating. Come to the library and learn from an experienced human resources specialist from the DC Government Department of Human Resources. This course will: Present its participants with basic instruction on the development of a strong and competitive resume for applying for government jobs.

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

Job Seekers at PET

Job Seekers Clinic

Petworth Library

11 a.m.
Are you looking for a job? Do you need help with your cover letter, resume or application?  Come to Job Seekers Clinics at Petworth Library! Library staff will provide one-on-one assistance for job seeking patrons. Patrons will be served on a first-come, first-serve basis. Job Seeker Clinics will occur every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   
Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic and NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment Practice Session

Computer Classes

2 p.m.
Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Do you possess the basic digital literacy skills that are required in the workplace?

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019

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Google Galore: Advanced Internet Searching

Computer Classes

12 p.m.
In this two-hour class, review the advanced Google search tools, techniques and features, e.g. Google Images, Google Maps & StreetView, Google Alerts, etc. Learn to use Boolean search terms and various punctuation and characters to refine your search results.
Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic

Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic

Cleveland Park Library

1 p.m.
Looking for a job? Let us help you! Get one-on-one assistance with your job search, online application, cover letter and résumé.  
Excel 2016

Excel III Advanced

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn to calculate, research and display table data using various Microsoft Excel 2016 formulas.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: N. Wood Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Friday, Nov. 22, 2019

MS Word 2016

Word I Basics

Computer Classes

10:30 a.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn basic word-processing features in MS Word 2016 that can help you to create letters, résumés, faxes and other documents that are used to apply for jobs. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
Northstar Proctored Assessment

NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Computer Classes

2 p.m.
Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive 30 minutes early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Proctor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102 Earn your NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment (NDLA) Certificate in one or more of the following areas of basic digital literacy:    Basic Computer Skills Internet Basics Using Email Windows 10

Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019

MS Word 2016

Word II Intermediate

Computer Classes

10 a.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn more features of the MS Word 2016 word processing software that can help you further your career. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: L. Turner Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics.
Microsoft Imagine Academy

Microsoft Imagine Academy - Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam (Registration Required)

Computer Classes

1 p.m.
If you have passed the Jasperactive™ Benchmark in the 2016 Microsoft application for which you are seeking MOS Certification, Register to take the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam on this date. The MOS Exam lasts 50 minutes. There are three time slots available between 1 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Seats are limited to 12 workstations per session.  

Monday, Nov. 25, 2019

Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Deanwood Library

11:30 a.m.
Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 
PowerPoint 2016

PowerPoint I Basics

Computer Classes

11:30 a.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn the basic features for creating a dynamic PowerPoint (slide show) presentation in MS PowerPoint 2016. This software is widely used in the workplace and in educational settings.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
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Coffee + Conversation: Apply to Work for the Census

Parklands-Turner Library

1 p.m.
Join library users, staff and local professionals for coffee and conversation. Someone from the Census Bureau will be on site to discuss the hiring process for the upcoming 202 census. Please join us. Please contact Daniel Akunwafor, daniel.akunwafor@dc.gov, for additional information.
Excel 2016

Excel III Advanced

Computer Classes

2:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn to calculate, research and display table data using various Microsoft Excel 2016 formulas.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: H. White Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
PowerPoint 2016

PowerPoint II Intermediate

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will expand your PowerPoint skills by engaging MS PowerPoint 2016 features that enhance the construction, the structure and the collaborative dynamics of a slide show presentation.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019

goDigital - Universal Class: Over 500 Free Online Courses

Computer Classes

11:30 a.m.
goDigital – Universal Class is a two-hour presentation of a dynamic database, which provides online training in over 500 courses in a wide array of subjects, including computer training, office skills, health and medicine, language arts, law/legal/criminal, pet and animal care, real estate and so much more. Each Universal Class course involves lessons, assignments, exams and, if passed, awards Continuing Education Units, which are viable credentials in the workplace. 
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Applying for Government Jobs - Practical Steps for Success

Library Express

2 p.m.
Applying for government jobs can be intimidating. Come to the library and learn from an experienced human resources specialist from the DC Government Department of Human Resources. This course will: Present its participants with basic instruction on the development of a strong and competitive resume for applying for government jobs.
Keyboarding

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Computer Classes

3 p.m.
​In this 1.5-hour session, you will engage in self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills, in order to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive 30 minutes early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW ​Computer Lab - Room 102
MS Publisher 2016 Icon

Publisher I Basics

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, explore the many document creation possibilities of this powerful desktop publishing software. Microsoft Publisher is widely used in the workplace and in educational settings.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Monday, Dec. 2, 2019

Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Deanwood Library

11:30 a.m.
Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 
Silhouettes of two men in business suits with text DC Job Seekers

Job Seekers Clinic

Southeast Library

2 p.m.
Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Building and typing your résumé Conducting online job searches  Completing online job applications This session lasts from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019

DC Human Resources Logo

Applying for Government Jobs - Practical Steps for Success

Library Express

2 p.m.
Applying for government jobs can be intimidating. Come to the library and learn from an experienced human resources specialist from the DC Government Department of Human Resources. This course will: Present its participants with basic instruction on the development of a strong and competitive resume for applying for government jobs.

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019

Job Seekers at PET

Job Seekers Clinic

Petworth Library

11 a.m.
Are you looking for a job? Do you need help with your cover letter, resume or application?  Come to Job Seekers Clinics at Petworth Library! Library staff will provide one-on-one assistance for job seeking patrons. Patrons will be served on a first-come, first-serve basis. Job Seeker Clinics will occur every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   

Monday, Dec. 9, 2019

Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Deanwood Library

11:30 a.m.
Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 

Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019

DC Human Resources Logo

Applying for Government Jobs - Practical Steps for Success

Library Express

2 p.m.
Applying for government jobs can be intimidating. Come to the library and learn from an experienced human resources specialist from the DC Government Department of Human Resources. This course will: Present its participants with basic instruction on the development of a strong and competitive resume for applying for government jobs.

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019

jobseekers

Job Seekers

Tenley-Friendship Library

2:30 p.m.
Looking for a job, but not sure where to start? We may be able to help.  Stop by our drop-in session to find out about job seeker resources and get feedback on an online application, a cover letter, or your resume. First-come, first-served. Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches