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Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019

Online Job Search

Job Search and Application Assistance

Lamond-Riggs Library

10 a.m.
Come to the Lamond-Riggs Library every other Tuesday beginning on March 5 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.. We are glad to walk you through the various steps of a job search, such as resume formatting, cover letter writing, creating an email account and completing online job applications.

Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019

Typing hands

1-on-1 Computer Help

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Do you need help applying for a job or making a Facebook profile? Sign up for a one hour computer help session at the Mt. Pleasant Library. We can help with:     -Learning how to navigate the web     - Creating Word documents     - Electronic reading resources like Kindle or Overdrive     - Setting up online classes     - and much more!
Typing hands

1-on-1 Ayuda para la computadora

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Necesita ayuda buscando para un trabajo o creando un perfil de Facebook? Podemos ayudarle con una cita de una hora a la biblioteca de Mt. Pleasant. Podemos ayudar con:     - Navigando el web     - Creando un document en Word     - Leyendo con Kindle o Overdrive     - Clases en el web     - Y mucho mas!

Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

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 1:00 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Seats are limited to 12 workstations per session.  

Monday, Sept. 23, 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? 
Excel 2016

Excel II Intermediate

Computer Classes

11:30 a.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: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
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

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019

Typing hands

1-on-1 Ayuda para la computadora

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Necesita ayuda buscando para un trabajo o creando un perfil de Facebook? Podemos ayudarle con una cita de una hora a la biblioteca de Mt. Pleasant. Podemos ayudar con:     - Navigando el web     - Creando un document en Word     - Leyendo con Kindle o Overdrive     - Clases en el web     - Y mucho mas!

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 D.C. Government Jobs: Practical Steps to 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.  
Microsoft Imagine Academy

Microsoft Imagine Academy - Jasperactive Benchmarks (Registration Required)

Computer Classes

2:30 p.m.
The library is offering free 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exams to people who first pass a Jasperactive™ Benchmark. Benchmarks are offered in Word Core, Word Expert, Excel Core, Excel Expert, PowerPoint Core, Access Core and Outlook Core. Benchmarks are proctored and offered in the Computer Lab located at Library Express (1990 K St. NW).

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019

Typing hands

1-on-1 Ayuda para la computadora

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Necesita ayuda buscando para un trabajo o creando un perfil de Facebook? Podemos ayudarle con una cita de una hora a la biblioteca de Mt. Pleasant. Podemos ayudar con:     - Navigando el web     - Creando un document en Word     - Leyendo con Kindle o Overdrive     - Clases en el web     - Y mucho mas!
Typing hands

1-on-1 Computer Help

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Do you need help applying for a job or making a Facebook profile? Sign up for a one hour computer help session at the Mt. Pleasant Library. We can help with:     -Learning how to navigate the web     - Creating Word documents     - Electronic reading resources like Kindle or Overdrive     - Setting up online classes     - and much more!
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.   
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The Power of the Inbox: Tips and Tricks for Successful Email Marketing (Registration Required)

Computer Classes

12 p.m.
The Power of the Inbox: Tips & Tricks for Successful Email Marketing is a 1.5-hour seminar, sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., which will give you the keys to an effective email marketing campaign.  
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Grow with Google: Get Your Business Online (Registration Required)

Computer Classes

2 p.m.
Grow with Google: Get Your Business Online is a two-hour seminar, sponsored by Google Partners, for those who want to learn how to attract repeat and new business by engaging Google's dynamic marketing features. 

Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019

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 1:00 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Seats are limited to 12 workstations per session.  
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, Sept. 27, 2019

MS Word 2016

Word II Intermediate

Computer Classes

10:30 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: M. Rivera 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.
Northstar Proctored Assessment

NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment & Certificate - Proctored Session

Computer Classes

2 p.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basic digital literacy skills. A photo ID will be required to log on, and a passing score of 85 percent on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1.5-hour proctored session.

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019

Blair Goins -- Design a Career You'll Love

Design a Career You'll Love

Tenley-Friendship Library

1 p.m.
Blair Goins, career and life coach, will lead a career-coaching workshop to help participants plan the next steps in their career search. Please e-mail tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register.

Monday, Sept. 30, 2019

PowerPoint 2016

PowerPoint I Basics

Computer Classes

10:30 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
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? 
Keyboarding

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Computer Classes

2:45 p.m.
​In this two 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
HTML 5

HTML 5

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two hour class, you will learn the latest HTML standard (HTML 5) and how to engage its enhanced capability to deliver multimedia, graphics and other rich content in the creation of Web pages.  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: S. Dodge Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019

Typing hands

1-on-1 Ayuda para la computadora

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Necesita ayuda buscando para un trabajo o creando un perfil de Facebook? Podemos ayudarle con una cita de una hora a la biblioteca de Mt. Pleasant. Podemos ayudar con:     - Navigando el web     - Creando un document en Word     - Leyendo con Kindle o Overdrive     - Clases en el web     - Y mucho mas!

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019

Typing hands

1-on-1 Computer Help

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Do you need help applying for a job or making a Facebook profile? Sign up for a one hour computer help session at the Mt. Pleasant Library. We can help with:     -Learning how to navigate the web     - Creating Word documents     - Electronic reading resources like Kindle or Overdrive     - Setting up online classes     - and much more!
Typing hands

1-on-1 Ayuda para la computadora

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Necesita ayuda buscando para un trabajo o creando un perfil de Facebook? Podemos ayudarle con una cita de una hora a la biblioteca de Mt. Pleasant. Podemos ayudar con:     - Navigando el web     - Creando un document en Word     - Leyendo con Kindle o Overdrive     - Clases en el web     - Y mucho mas!

Monday, Oct. 7, 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.