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PC Basics I - Beginner

Saturday, February 16, 2019, 10:00 am

For those who need to be introduced to the world of computers, this is the class for you. In this two-hour class, you will overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace.  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: D. Green Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
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Microsoft Imagine Academy: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam (Registration Required)

Saturday, February 16, 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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Intro to Windows 10

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 11:30 am

In this two-hour class, you will explore and navigate the Windows 10 platform functions & features, including the new Start Menu, Windows 10’s digital assistant, Cortana, the new Quick Access feature in File Explorer; selected features of the Settings menu, and much more. 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
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 12:00 pm

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level   Tuesdays 12 - 1 p.m. Bring your lunch and join us at Noon for weekly ASL classes in the Library Express Training Room.  This Beginning Level class will cover 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar.   Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.   Space is limited so come early to ensure a seat.  
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Microsoft Imagine Academy: Jasperactive™ Benchmark (Registration Required)

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 2:30 pm

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

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 2:00 pm

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?  Then please attend the three-hour Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic (2 - 5 p.m.), which also features the NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment practice session.  
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The Labs Presents: DIY Mending Workshop

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 6:00 pm

Have pants that need hemming? A popped button you don't know how to sew back on? A rip in your favorite dress? Bring your (clean) clothing to this workshop to learn mending basics! We provide sewing machines, needles, thread, fabric and many other notions to help you learn how to fix your own clothes.  Space is limited, please register at bit.ly/labsclasses to reserve your spot. This class will take place at Library Express, 1990 K Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20006.
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PC Basics I - Beginner

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 12:30 pm

For those who need to be introduced to the world of computers, this is the class for you. In this two-hour class, you will overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace.  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
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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 3:45 pm

​In this 1.5-hour session, you will engage 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
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Word I Basics

Friday, February 22, 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. Instructor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

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