Adult Happenings

        

Computer Classes

 

EPL is offering free computer classes for people to learn and build a wide range of computer skills. We will be providing the computers and an instructor. Classes will begin Tuesday, June 14th. You are welcome to come for one class or all. You can reserve a spot, if you'd like, but it's not mandatory. Space  is limited to 14 people. Please call if you have any questions.

~ 603-539-1537~

Week 1 - June 14

Your Digital Footprint

What is your digital footprint and how can it affect one's life?
Benefits & costs of your digital footprint
Tracking and data sharing

The privacy trade-off

Different digital footprints for computers vs. smartphones

 

Week 2 - June 21

Your Digital Footprint

Managing your digital footprint

Optimizing your privacy settings

The fundamentals of "internet hygiene"
Some tools for reducing your digital footprint

 

Week 3 - June 28

Social Media

What is social media?
Social media platforms
Basic Facebook skills

 

Week 4 - July 5

Social Media
More basic Facebook skills

Steps to protect your privacy on Facebook

 

Week 5 - July 12

Social Media

The role of social media in job hunting

Instagram

Twitter

 

Week 6 - July 19

Using Your Smartphone
To be developed…

 

Week 7 - July 26

Using Your Smartphone

To be developed…

 

Week 8 - August 2

Using Your Smartphone

To be developed…

 

Week 9 - August 9

Supporting K-12 Distance Learning

Distance Learning Models

Getting Connected

 

Week 10  - August 16

Supporting K-12 Distance Learning

Distance Learning Platforms
Submitting Assignments

 

Week 11 - August 23

Supporting K-12 Distance Learning
Virtual Class Meetings
Virtual Class Expectations

 

Week 12 - August 30

Supporting K-12 Distance Learning

Troubleshooting
Advocating for Your Child

 

Week 13 - September 6

Information Literacy: Effective Online Research
Formulating a Research Question

Making a Plan

 

Week 14 - September 13

Information Literacy: Effective Online Research

Effective Internet Searches

Analyzing Search Results

Evaluating Resources for Bias and Reliability

 

Week 15 - September 20

Information Literacy: Effective Online Research

Organizing Your Research

Using Research to Make Informed Decisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Yoga will be held on Wednesdays, at 12 noon. 6-week sessions are $25.00. Next session begins May 4th. Please call the library for more details.

 

Book Club

The Book Club will meet during Coffee Hour on the last Wednesday of the month at 10 AM.

To find out more, please call the library at 603-539-1537 or email: effinghamlibrary@gmail.com

June 29 

The Lady and the Unicorn ~ Tracy Chevalier 

Wednesday Coffee Hour  

Every Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. Meet your fellow library readers in a safe, comfortable place. Weather permitting, coffee and treats will be served outside. Feel free to browse for books before or after if you would like. Special guests will be present.

  • June 1 - Brandie Felix, Effingham FD Lt. - Speaking about the red card for life (documentation of person's medications and emergency info)

 

June 8 - Maddie Varney ~ The Cookie Jar

Chair Yoga