The technology training staff at Greenwich Library has a great line-up of classes planned for April. This month, staff will introduce patrons to Mango Languages Premiere and give a workshop on how to use your iDevices to take quality photos. Greenwich Library training staff will help you explore new technologies and learn skills to make your online life more productive and enjoyable.
Classes are offered in a comfortable environment for all participants, regardless of level, and are open to the public at no charge.
Wednesday, April 9 at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Career Coach Bus: Excel Levels 1 and 2
The CTWorks Career Coach bus visits Greenwich Library on the second Wednesday of each month to offer two-hour Microsoft Office Workshops. The bus is fully equipped with ten workstations and internet access. This month's featured training is in Excel. Level 1 is held at 10 a.m. and level 2 at 1 p.m. Seating is limited to 10. Sign-up 30 minutes prior to class at the West Putnam Avenue entrance of the Library.
Monday, April 14 at 2 p.m., Introduction to Mango Languages Premiere
Mango Premiere is the first and only language resource to teach language through film in seven different languages. The Library's subscription to Mango Languages allows patrons to learn 60 different languages through a fun, multi-sensory experience, packed with culture-rich content, at no charge - a true polyglot heaven. Mango also provides ESL lessons (English for non-native speakers) in 17 languages.
Wednesday, April 23 at 11 a.m., Taking Pictures with your iPhone or iPad
Learn the ins and outs of photography with your iDevices. This class will cover how to use the iPhone or iPad camera, helpful apps, best practices and tips and tricks for maximizing your photography or video with a mobile device.
Regular Library Technology Training Center Programming
The Library's regular Drop-in Computer Lab is now offered three times each week: on Saturdays and Tuesdays at 11 a.m., and Thursdays at 3 p.m. from April 1-29. Get hands-on assistance with new gadgets, downloading eBooks and audiobooks using OverDrive, Library databases, Microsoft Office, Internet search, email, online forms, social media, job search, basic computing and more with Library staff. Use your own device or practice with ours.
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