Move beyond Word 2007 basics in this intermediate-level class. If you have mastered basic computer skills and want to learn to create a table or merge letters or lists, we will get you comfortable with this mighty word-processing program.
Families--school-age children, parents, and grantparents--are invited to join film historian Doug Deuchler and Festival Theatre board member Belinda Bremner to see and discuss "To Kill a Mockingbird," the film based on the 1962 book by Harper Lee.
Two children in a small southern town are thrust into an adult world of racial bigotry and hatred when their lawyer father chooses to defend a black man unjustly accused of raping a white girl.
See the exhibit titled "Antiques and Collectibles: Photographs Made at the Sandwich Antiques Market" by Oak Park photographer Jon Fjortoft. The reception is free and open to the public.
Learn to use the Internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include features of major job searching sites as well as formatting choices and tools for resumes.
To attend: must be familiar with basic Internet Explorer functions and have valid email address.
Free business counseling/mentoring for start-ups, existing small businesses, and budding entrepreneurs provided by business professionals from SCORE, a nonprofit association and resource partner of the Small Business Administration. The private, hourlong counseling sessions are held by appointment only on the second Tuesday of every month in Third Floor Group Study Rooms C and D at 9:30am, 10:30 am, and 11:30 am. Appointments can be made online at www.scorechicago.org (Choose Oak Park Public Library from the drop-down list of locations) or by phone at 312.353.7724.
Learn more features of this popular spreadsheet program to help you organize your life or gain a new job skill. Skills prerequisite: must be familiar with basic Excel functions.
Each month we'll ask you to make two recipes from a designated cookbook: we'll choose the first recipe and ask you to make it at home; you choose the second and bring it to our discussion to share. We'll meet to discuss both recipes and to sample the one you chose. We'll have a potluck of tasty treats!
This month's selection is "Jerusalem" by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi, and our recipe choice is Mejadra. Copies of the book are available at Maze Branch Library one month prior to the event.
Get acquainted with Windows computers during this introductory class. Learn how to manage multiple windows, how to create and save documents, and how to navigate folders. This is the perfect class for beginners.
Learn to set up your account and connect with other professionals in your industry. To attend: must have an email account.
Learn more features of this popular spreadsheet program to help you organize your life or gain a new job skill. Skills Prerequisite: must be familiar with basic Excel functions.