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MS Word 2016

Word I Basics

Friday, August 23, 2019, 10:30 am

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.
MS Word 2016

Word II Intermediate

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 10:00 am

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.
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Adult Learning Lab

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 10:00 am

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.  Please note: In order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first. Library Express
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Microsoft Imagine Academy: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam (Registration Required)

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 1:00 pm

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.  
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Adult Learning Lab

Monday, August 26, 2019, 10:00 am

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.  Please note: In order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first. Library Express
Internet via the World Wide Web

Web I Basics

Monday, August 26, 2019, 11:30 am

In this two-hour class, you will learn the basic terminology and navigational skills associated with surfing and searching the Internet via the worldwide Web. These skills can help you search online job boards and complete online job applications.
Keyboarding

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Monday, August 26, 2019, 2:45 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.
HTML 5

HTML 5

Monday, August 26, 2019, 5:30 pm

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.
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Google Galore: Advanced Internet Searching

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 12:00 pm

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.
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Applying for D.C. Government Jobs: Practical Steps to Success

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 2:00 pm

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.  

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