E-mail 101 will be held at the New Castle Branch Library on Saturday, December 7 at 1:00 pm. This free introductory class will offer hands-on training for adults who have basic computer skills, some internet experience, and are ready to learn all about e-mail. In this class, you will learn about e-mail providers, how to sign up for e-mail, best practices regarding e-mail use and security, and how to print e-mails out properly. You will also have the opportunity to have your computer questions answered by our tech experts. Class space limited to 5 participants.
Come share your favorite cookies with others on Saturday, December 7 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Please bring 6 dozen cookies and don't forget to bring the recipe to share as well. The idea is to come and socialize a bit and take home a variety of great treats!
Join us at the Silt Branch Library for a fun day of wrapping presents and hanging out on Saturday, December 14. Drop in anytime during the day to munch on cookies, drink cider or hot coco and wrap your holiday gifts with a variety of cool ribbons, bags and wrapping paper.
Winter Break Matinee! The Rifle Branch Library will be showing "Despicable Me 2" on Friday, December 20 at 1:00 pm. Come join us for popcorn and a movie!
Join this book club at the New Castle Branch Library where we will explore fabulous stories in the light of day. We meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 10:30 am. Please come prepared with ideas for future titles, and plan on having a good time sharing your passion for good books. Light refreshments will be served.
Email 101 will be held at the Rifle Branch Library on Tuesday, Decemebr 10 at 3:00 pm. This free introductory class will offer hands-on training for adults who have basic computer skills, some internet experience, and are ready to learn all about email. In this class, you will learn about email providers, how to sign up for email, best practices regarding email use and security, and how to print emails out properly. You will also have the opportunity to have your computer questions answered by our tech experts. Class space is limited to 5 participants.
Internet 101 is free introductory class at the Parachute Branch Library on Friday, November 22 at 9 a.m. This class will offer hands-on training for adults who have basic computer skills and are new users to the internet. Participants will be able to identify some uses for the Internet, the parts of a URL, learn how to navigate to web pages, examine the elements of a web browser and web page, discuss how to stay safe while on the Internet, and be introduced to the library website: www.gcpld.org.
The Carbondale Branch Library is hosting a bilingual presentation by Connect for Health Colorado on Tuesday, November 5th at 6:00 pm. Adults and seniors are invited to learn how to compare and purchase health insurance plans and access new up-front financial assistance based on income. Local health coverage guides will be available for questions after the presentation. More information about this free community event at the Carbondale Branch Library, 963-2889.
The New Castle Branch Library adult Scrabble Club meets from 6:00 - 8:00 pm every second Wednesday of the month. Beginners and experts, and anyone who loves words, games and having fun are encouraged to join this club to make new friends and learn new Scrabble strategies. Scrabble boards, scoring materials and dictionaries are provided.
Drop in each Wednesday night from 6:00 - 7:30 pm for some explosive tech help that will blast you to the next level of tech-pertise with your digital device. Kindles. Nooks. iPads. Androids. Laptops. MP3 players. You name it, we can help! You will receive 10-15 minutes of on-the-spot training with your questions answered. Be sure to have your device charged and ready to go with any cables you may need before you drop in.
For more information, contact the Rifle Branch Library at 625-3471.