May has finally arrived in a wash of rain and a flurry of fluttering ball gowns. The library is full of students and tutors, despite the advent of sunshine as students start prepping for important finals and finishing projects.
This month's schedule includes old favorites, new options and several programs geared to small business owners listed separately. Here's the main schedule in chronological order. Wired Wednesdays are primarily for beginners and Friday classes are on more advanced subjects. All workshops begin at 1:30 p.m., are hands on and have a limit of 10 so be sure to call and register.
Beginners: Wired Wednesdays
May 18 - Skype, Don't Phone
May 25 - eBooks!
Intermediate to Advanced: Friday Computer Classes
May 13 - Buy and Sell on eBay
May 20 - Twitter and Tweets
Jobseekers Lifeline offers Computer Skills at 1 p.m. Thursday May 26. Job Club meets at 1 p.m. May 19 to share ideas and support.
Books for Breakfast
The Holocaust and its aftermath intertwine in the fascinating mystery "Sarah's Key" by Tatiana de Rosnay. The group will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday May 17. Refreshments will be served. New members are welcome.
Start or improve your business
From 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday May 17 agencies that help with small business needs will give brief presentations about their services. Find the contacts you need quickly and in person. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome, registration encouraged but not required.
Open Writers' Group
This month the group meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays May 17 and 31.
Pulling Threads meets this month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18 to provide crafters with a clean, well-lighted space to work on quilts or what have you.
Join us at 7 p.m. Wednesday May 18 as we celebrate the traditionally lusty month of May with music and other assorted mischief. The program is hosted by Merry Mischief performer sign-in begins at 6:30 p.m.