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Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017

MS Excel 2013

Excel I Basics

Computer Classes

5:45 p.m.
In this one-hour and 45 minute class, you will learn the basic features of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet environment that are frequently used for calculation and data entry functions in the workplace. 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. GopinathanLibrary Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102
Learn about the library’s online collection of    electronic resources. This program is for adults.

An Introduction to Database Research

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

6 p.m.
Learn about the library’s online collection of electronic resources. This program is for adults.    

Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017

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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment - Practice Session

Computer Classes

10 a.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  This one-hour practice session will allow you to prepare for the proctored sessions of the NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment, during which you can earn a NDLA Certificate.  However, certificates are not awarded during this practice session. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Computer Classes

11:30 a.m.
NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session  
WordPress

Introduction to WordPress

Computer Classes

6 p.m.
In this 1.5 hour class, you will learn one of the most popular tools used to create websites today.  It is estimated that more than 25% of websites on the Internet today use this free software.  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. AtwaterLibrary Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017

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NorthStar Digital Literacy Proctoring

Mt. Pleasant Library

(All day)
Earn your Northstar Digital Literacy Assesment (NDLA) Certificate during scheduled proctored sessions. A photo ID will be required to log on and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate.  Appointments are available Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please call 202-671-3121 or visit the Information Desk on the lower level of the library to schedule an appointment. Assessments are available in the follow basic digital literacy skills: Computer Basics
Microsoft Imagine Academy

Microsoft Imagine Academy: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam

Computer Classes

11:30 a.m.
The Library is offering free Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exams to people who pass a skills test.  If you have passed the skills tests, click register below to sign up to take the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam on this date. There are three time slots available. Seats are limited to twelve (12) workstations per session.   Register
Social Media Protection

Social Network Safety & Security

Computer Classes

6:15 p.m.
In this one hour and 15 minute class, you will learn how information about you gets onto the Internet and the practical steps you can take for greater online privacy.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Instructor: Curtis P.Library Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102
Northstar Certificate

NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate program

Northeast Library

6:30 p.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate program is now being offered at the Northeast Neighborhood Library! Here you will:  Learn basic digital literacy skills Assess your digital literacy skills Earn your NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment (NDLA) certificate Assess your digital literacy skills during public access computing time by taking a variety of digital NorthStar literacy assessments during scheduled sessions. Assessments Include:  

Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

Resume Writing & Job Help Clinic

Computer Classes

12 p.m.
Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Do you need help in developing an effective resume? Then please attend our 2-hour Resume Writing and Job Help Clinic, where you will receive individual assistance in  accomplishing the job-seeking tasks that support a successful job search.Facilitators: T. Safronova & M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102The Resume Writing & Job Help Clinic services include individual assistance with ~

Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017

MS Excel 2013

Excel III Advanced

Library Express

10:30 a.m.
In this 2.5-hour  class, you will earn to calculate, research and display table data using various Excel 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: D. P. GroganLibrary Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Takoma Park Library

10 a.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  A photo ID will be required to logon and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1 hour proctored session.

Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017

Small Business Development Workshop

Petworth Library

2 p.m.
Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center.  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why.Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017

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Design a Career You'll LOVE

Tenley-Friendship Library

1 p.m.
Career consultant Blair Goins will lead a workshop that helps participants identify the type of job they want... before hitting the job market. Space is limited so please email us to register.

Friday, Oct. 20, 2017

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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Takoma Park Library

10 a.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  A photo ID will be required to logon and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1 hour proctored session.

Monday, Oct. 23, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

joan sherman

Job Search Workshop

Chevy Chase Library

10 a.m.
From 10 - 11:30 a.m. the Chevy Chase Branch Library will host a free workshop entitled "Motivation & Momentum: Practical Ideas to 'Pick Yourself Up' & Launch An Effective Job-Search Campaign." 

Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017

joan sherman

Job Search Workshop

Chevy Chase Library

10 a.m.
From 10 - 11:30 a.m. the Chevy Chase Branch Library will host a free workshop entitled "Motivation & Momentum: Practical Ideas to 'Pick Yourself Up' & Launch An Effective Job-Search Campaign." 

Small Business Development Workshop

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

6:30 p.m.
Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center.  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why.Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.

Friday, Nov. 3, 2017

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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Takoma Park Library

10 a.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  A photo ID will be required to logon and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1 hour proctored session.

Monday, Nov. 13, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

NorthStar Picture

NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Takoma Park Library

10 a.m.
The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  A photo ID will be required to logon and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1 hour proctored session.

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Dec. 11, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Dec. 18, 2017

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Jan. 8, 2018

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Jan. 22, 2018

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Feb. 12, 2018

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.

Monday, Feb. 26, 2018

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library

10 a.m.
Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.