@sk the Experts this Summer

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Learn about the latest technology and software from those who know it best with Greenwich Library's new @sk the Expert series throughout the summer in the Technology Training Center, located on the lower level of Greenwich Library.

Create a profile on LinkedIn to showcase your talents and skills, then build connections, search jobs and more on Wednesday, July 21 at 11 a.m. with Brian Tietje, Strategic Account Executive at LinkedIn. Discover how to manage stress in your career search with Phil Levine, a Stress/Career Management consultant, on Thursday, August 26, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Get started on your individual grant search using online recourses with Judith Margolin on Friday, July 23 at 11 a.m. Margolin is a former vice president of The Foundation Center and author of After the Grant.

Track down the latest information on hedge funds, municipal bonds and jobs on the Bloomberg Database with Victoria Goodrick, Bloomberg Senior Account Manager on Wednesday, July 28 at 1 p.m.

Computer and Technology professional and Certified Microsoft Trainer John Antonovich will present two programs that will help patrons make better use of their home computers. Evaluate your options for buying a new personal computer with on Tuesday, July 13 at 3 p.m. Antonovich returns on Thursday, July 15 at 6 p.m. to discuss digital storage and maintenance. Learn about portable storage devices and effective strategies for freeing up memory.

Diane McKeever, President of Professional Support Services and Certified Patient Person, will teach patrons to download, organize and edit photos using Google's Picasa on Thursday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. Then discover what's new in digital photography with Jason Smith, owner of Camera Wholesalers of Stamford. Smith will show and tell new features, accessories and formats.

McKeever will return to explain how to use the mail merge feature on Microsoft Office to create individual letters, labels, lists and envelopes on Thursday, August 12 at 6:30 p.m.

Apple's Ryan Baum will host an iPad demonstration on Wednesday, August 4 at 2 p.m.

ADA Librarian Ed Morrissey will demonstrate the Library's new assistive technology on Wednesday, August 11 at 2 p.m. Equipment includes the JAWS reader, Focus 40, Optelec Traveler, and SARA for persons with visual and hearing disabilities.

Learn how to buy and sell on eBay with Nicholas Joosten, Power Seller and Certified eBay instructor on Sunday, August 22, at 2 p.m. Joosten will teach participants how to develop marketing strategies to get you the best price for your items.

Registration is required for some programs. For more information, please call the Technology Training Center at (203) 625-6508.

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