Educational Programs

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

In this 2.5 hour class, you will learn to find and assess quality online health information. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc. Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate medical websites. Evaluate medical websites for updates and active links. Research personal health issues.
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Social Media 102: You're Social, Now What? (Registration Required)

Social Media 102: You're Social, Now What? is a 2.5 hour seminar, sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., that will give you a closer look at the popular social media networks – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+, and how to decide which to use for your organization. Register Now
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Social Media Time-savers (Registration Required)

Social Media Time-savers is a 2.5 hour seminar, sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., that will will help you save time in maintaining your social media presence, so that you can get back to what you love to do – running your business or organization.  Register Now
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Computer Hardware 101

In this class we will take a look inside a basic system unit.  We'll also look at a road map for entry level computer tech certification, the Comp TIA+.
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Library Tango With Live Music

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Learn and practice the Argentine Tango with Bahman Aryana of Rendezvous Tango. This class will include a lecture demonstration and live music. All levels welcome.
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DC Board of Elections Information Session

Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library is a new polling location for the November 8 election! The District of Columbia Board Of Elections (DCBOE) is presenting a workshop to educate our community on registering to vote, finding their polling location, what to do and expect when they get there, and more.  This program is in the Large Meeting Room and information and translation will be available in Spanish.  
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Background Checks: Know Your Rights!

Are you concerned about a criminal record or bad credit report while applying for jobs? Do you want to know more about your legal rights when it comes to background checks in DC? Come to this workshop and learn about the different laws that can protect you when dealing with background checks during the job search. Presented by an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program.
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Know Your Rights at Work!

Do you have questions about your legal rights at work? Learn about your legal rights during the job application process, while on the job, and after leaving a job. Topics covered include discrimination, payment of wages, applying for jobs if you have a criminal record, medical leave, and more.
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Debt Collection: Know Your Rights!

Are you getting harassing phone calls from debt collectors? This interactive workshop with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will give you information to help you handle debt collectors and will teach you about your rights when someone harasses you about a debt. Learn how to stop the calls and protect yourself.
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Homeownership Rights: Hold on to Your Home!

Hold on to your Home! Homeownership is a valuable asset that brings many benefits to homeowners and their families. Preserving homeownership is one important way to keep existing wealth in the community. Come learn about the many different resources available to DC homeowners, on issues including property taxes, home repairs, and inherited property.

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