Library Express

Keyboarding

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Thursday, May 30, 2019, 3:45 pm

​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.
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PowerPoint I Basics

Friday, May 31, 2019, 10:00 am

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.
Golden Triangle

Library on the Go-Go at Farragut Fridays

Friday, May 31, 2019, 12:00 pm

Visit Library on the Go-Go at Golden Triangle BID's Farragut Fridays! Check out books and other library materials, get a library card, learn about our digital resources and more with Library on the Go-Go’s Book Bike. Participate in Summer Challenge #Read20 and win a prize.
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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment & Certificate - Proctored Session

Friday, May 31, 2019, 1:00 pm

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.
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Adult Learning Lab

Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00 am

Note: Class will not be held on Saturday, May 11 due to maintenance at the library.   Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level.  Assessments take place on Saturday mornings only, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
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Adult Learning Lab

Monday, June 3, 2019, 10:00 am

Note: Class will not be held on Saturday, May 11 due to maintenance at the library.   Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level.  Assessments take place on Saturday mornings only, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
People and Stories

People and Stories

Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 12:00 pm

DC Public Library, in partnership with People and Stories/Gente y Cuentos: Reading Deeply in Community, invites you to participate in a program of reading and discussing short stories together.   Every Tuesday for eight consecutive weeks,  April 23 – June 11. Time: 12 – 1:30 p.m. Location:  Library Express Meeting Room  
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Adult Learning Lab

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:00 am

Note: Class will not be held on Saturday, May 11 due to maintenance at the library.   Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level.  Assessments take place on Saturday mornings only, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
Vasily Popov and Ralitza Patcheva

Chamber Music at Noon

Thursday, June 6, 2019, 12:00 pm

On the first Thursday of each month, the DC Public Library, in partnership with the Goethe-Institut of Washington, presents a chamber music series (formerly titled the Brown Bag Chamber Recital), free and open to the public. Performers include internationally known, local musicians Ralitza Patcheva and Vasily Popov, as well as special-guest performers.
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Microsoft Imagine Academy: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam (Registration Required)

Thursday, June 6, 2019, 1:00 pm

The Library is offering free 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exams to people who first pass a Jasperactive™ Benchmark.

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