ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

JUNE 2017

June 2017 - ADULT PROGRAMS @ the Statesboro Bulloch County Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


FREE READ BOOK CLUB– Thursday, June 1st at 6:30PM

Looking for your next read? Know of any good books that others may be interested in? This is the book club for you! New members are always welcome!

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


COMPUTER BASICS: Word– Friday, June 2nd, 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to create a document using Microsoft Word.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


GAME NIGHT: MONOPOLY– Tuesday, June 6th, 5PM

Test your skills! Try your luck! Enjoy a friendly round of Monopoly!

Location: TEEN LOFT


GENEALOGY ORGANIZATION– Thursday, June 8th & 29th, 6PM

Lillian Wingate, Statesboro Library’s Genealogy and Local History Coordinator will demonstrate step by step how to organize a family research project. Basic supplies needed. ***Please bring a 3”ring binder, 5 tabbed dividers, clear sleeves that go into the binder, and assorted writing implements. Sign up in the Genealogy Department.

Location: CHILDREN’S ACTIVITY ROOM


COMPUTER BASICS: Excel– Friday, June 9th, 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT coordinator will demonstrate how to create a simple budget using Excel.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


CHESS CLUB– Friday, June 9th, 3PM & Monday, June 26th, 4PM

Learn to play! Test your skills! Try your luck! Enjoy a friendly round of Chess!

Location: CHILDREN’S ACTIVITY ROOM


KNITTING AND CROCHETING CLUB– Saturday, June 10th & 24th, 2PM

Bring your knitting needles, crochet hooks and yarn! Share projects and get some new ideas! New members are always welcome!

Location: TEEN ACTIVITY ROOM


JOB READINESS: Networking– Tuesday, June 13th, 6PM

Searching for employment is a daunting task for jobseekers who often do not have the knowledge, skills and abilities to navigate the seemingly complex terrain. This week we’ll be learning the importance of networking, and how to sell yourself. Get the support you need with this free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


COMPUTER BASICS: PowerPoint– Friday, June 16th, 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will demonstrate to patrons the proper way to use Power Point and create slideshows. Location: COMPUTER LAB


DIY Wind Chimes– Saturday, June 17th, 2PM

Join us in making your own personal wind chime with step-by-step instructions!

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


AFRICAN AMERICAN GENEALOGY– Monday, June 19th, 2PM

Lillian Wingate, Genealogy and Local History Coordinator, will go over several Genealogy website and sources to aid in your African American family history. She will also give a brief history of African Americans in Bulloch County.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: JUNETEENTH– Monday, June 19th, 4PM

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Join us in a round table discussion with black influential leaders of the Statesboro community as we discuss the history and future progression of black education and culture.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


ADULT COOKING SERIES- Monday, June 19th, 6PM

Renowned chef, Patrick White will give a live demonstration, tasting, and a chance to learn some valuable cooking

tips!

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


ASIAN DRAMA FAN CLUB– Tuesday, June 20th, 6PM

Members will watch and discuss various first episodes of Asian drama. Come commune with those who share interest in Asian culture! Hosted by librarian, Marion Kuehne. Ages 15 and up!

Location: TEEN ACTIVITY ROOM


FITNESS FRIDAY -Friday, 23rd, 2PM

A fitness guide for patrons! Learn new and assorted ways to get moving and stay motivated in maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


COMPUTER BASICS: Security Essentials– Saturday, June 24th, 11AM

Step-by-step video tutorial on how to keep data safe on any Windows computer! Assisted by IT Coordinator, Belinda Dickey.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


JOB READINESS: Salary Negotiations– Tuesday, June 27th, 6PM

Searching for employment is a daunting task for jobseekers who often do not have the knowledge, skills and abilities to navigate the seemingly complex terrain. This week we’ll be learning the importance of, and how to negotiate your pay. Get the support you need with this free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM



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