ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

MAY 2017

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


Computer Basics: Beginners-Friday, May 5th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons who are unfamiliar with the computer how to use the internet, mouse, keyboard and much more!

Location: COMPUTER LAB


DIY Bead Jewelry –Saturday, May 6th at 2PM

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

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Job Readiness: Cover Letters-Tuesday, May 9th at 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 create effective cover letters. Get the support you need with this free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


Beautiful Bees-Thursday, May 11 at 2PM

Mark & Ruth Mettler, owners of Beeutiful Bees will host a beekeeping workshop and will also discuss the importance of preserving an endangered species.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Heritage Quest– Thursday, May 11th at 6PM

Lillian Wingate, Genealogy and Local History Coordinator of Statesboro Library will show patrons the features and benefits of Heritage Quest over Ancestry.com. Adults only.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


Free Read Book Club– Thursday, May 11th 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: How to Use Google -Friday, May 12th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons the way to get their questions answered on Google, settings, extensions and more.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


Credit Building Seminar-Saturday, May 13th 12-2PM

Certified CPA consultant, Jennifer Taylor will demonstrate the “do’s and don’ts” of credit and give valuable tips on credit building. Patrons will have the opportunity to enroll in a credit restoration program.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Knitting and Crocheting Club– Saturday, May 13th and 27th and 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


Adult Cooking Series: “Date Night Edition”– Monday, May 15th at 6PM

Join Chef Patrick White as he demonstrates how to make a delightful salmon dish with carrot puree, herbed jasmine rice, and sautéed asparagus with white wine butter sauce. The perfect recipe for a superb at-home date night!

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Asian Drama Fan Club– Tuesday, May 16th at 6PM

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

Location: Teen Activity Room


HOW TO: Ancestry.com – Tuesday, May 16 at 6PM

Genealogy and Local History Coordinator, Lillian Wingate will review how to use the ancestry.com website in its updated format and will show the difference between the Library version and the paid subscription. Sign up to reserve your space.

Location: 2nd Floor COMPUTER LAB


Game Night: Spades– Thursday, May 18th at 5PM

Test your skills! Try your luck! Enjoy a friendly round of Spades.

Location: TEEN LOFT


Computer Basics: Creating an Email -Friday, May 19th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to create an email, upload attachments, adjust settings and much more!

Location: UPSTAIRS COMPUTER LAB


Family Fun Day (with Mango Languages): Spanish- Saturday, May 20th at 2PM

Join us in yet another Family Fun Day! This month we will learn about the Spanish language and culture!

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Job Readiness: Mock Interviews– Tuesday, May 23rd at 6PM

Searching for employment is a daunting task for jobseekers who often do not have the knowledge, skill and abilities to navigate the seemingly complex terrain. This week we’ll go through mock interviews for job seekers hoping to ace the interview process. Get the support you need with this free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis.

Location: COMMUNITY ROOM


Family Search– Thursday, May 25th at 6PM

Lillian Wingate, Genealogy and Local History

Coordinator will demonstrate how to navigate FamilySearch.org, a free website which enables you to build your family tree on, search for sources, and save information.

Location: COMPUTER LAB


Computer Basics: Uploading (resume/ pictures) -Friday, May 26th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to upload resumes, pictures and other files to the internet! Location: UPSTAIRS COMPUTER LAB


Fitness Fridays: Bollywood Dance -Friday, May 26th at 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


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