This class is for the absolute beginner. Topics covered will be the basics of the computer including exploring the computer’s desktop and using the keyboard and the mouse. Laptops will be available for participants to use. The class will be on Thursday, February 15 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Library’s meeting room C.
Please register by calling 918-338-4168.
Learn how to search Overdrive’s website and how to check out and download e-books and audiobooks. Overdrive is a free service offered by the Library that lets you borrow e-books and audiobooks for free. You are welcome to bring your charged and registered tablets and e-readers to class.
The class will be on Tuesday, February 13 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Library’s meeting room C.
Please register by calling 918-338-4169 or email email@example.com
Join us Saturday, February 10th from 10:30 to noon, for the library’s monthly LEGO Club meeting.
Miss Jan will be reading us the true story of The Great Bridge-Building Contest, written by Bo Zaunders and illustrated by Roxie Munro.
Following that, you’ll break out into groups to design and build your own bridges!
Learn Fun and Easy Cooking from Chef Mike Minnich of Tri-County-Tech. Each session covers a different subject. Class 1- covers sauces, Class 2 – covers soups, Class 3 – pork chops with reduction sauce, Class 4 – cooking with cauliflower, Class 5 – healthy substitutions, and Class 6 – cooking with chicken!
Barbara Shoff, WikiTree Ambassador and blogger for “The Blundering DNA Genealogist,” will present a series of free classes on how to use the website WikiTree in genealogy.
WikiTree is a free online genealogy project comprised of a single ancestor entry collaborative family tree, created by using both traditional genealogical sources and DNA data. With over 16 million profiles (and 3.5 million DNA test connections) edited by half a million genealogists worldwide, WikiTree’s user-friendly site will benefit those wishing to pursue their family history, even if they are new to both computers and genealogy.
On Feb. 6, Shoff will present “Hello WikiTree – Hello World, Part One.” This class will be repeated twice. The first class will be from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the second class will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
On Feb. 8, Shoff will present “Hello WikiTree – Hello World, Part Two.” This class will also be repeated twice. The first class will be from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the second class will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
All of these classes will take place in the Library’s meeting room C and are free and open to the public.
Class size is limited so registration, while not required, is appreciated. For more information and to register, contact the Local and Family History Department at 918-338-4167.
On January 31st, at 3 p.m., come hear Earl Shufeldt give a presentation on sleep in Meeting Rm A in the Bartlesville Public Library. This program is free to the public. This program is sponsored by The Bartlesville Public Library, BPL Literacy Services, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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