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Events & Classes

Format: 11/15/2018
Format: 11/15/2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018

15
Nov

Canceled - Internet Safety

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
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Learn tips for staying secure from viruses, hackers and false information, how to bequeath online accounts and how to create and manage strong passwords. Registration required.

15
Nov

Typing Practice

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
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Explore keyboarding basics, correct finger placement and visit practice websites to increase typing speed and accuracy. Registration required.

15
Nov

Being a Green-Savvy Consumer

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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This resource-packed talk spotlights product certifications, labeling – even mobile phone apps – you can use to choose products wisely, without feeling overwhelmed.
Adults. Registration required.

15
Nov

Book Discussion: Book Journeys

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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15
Nov

Google Calendar

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Create and organize calendars and events, access from anywhere, and share with others. Registration required.

Prerequisites: Email II or equivalent experience. All classes are free. After five minutes, unclaimed seats will become available to students on the waiting list.

15
Nov

History's Attic: Underneath It All

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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The Missouri History Museum travels to Cliff Cave for an informative lecture series.
Undergarments have allowed for distinct changes in the role of women in society as well as their fashionable silhouette from the 18th century to the present.
Adults. Registration requested.

15
Nov

PowerPoint III

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Add sound, movies, hyperlinks and custom animations to a slideshow presentation using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2016. Slide Master and photo album features will also be explored.Registration required.

15
Nov

Publisher

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Create and modify graphic elements, use templates and design publications in Microsoft Office Publisher 2016. Registration required Prerequisites: Word: Graphics or equivalent experience. All classes are free. After five minutes, unclaimed
seats will become available to students on the waiting list.

15
Nov

Word III

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Use clip art, page numbers and the cut, copy and paste commands in Microsoft Office Word 2016. Registration required.

15
Nov

Drawing Practice

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Explore art techniques; basic materials provided, but you are welcome to bring your own pencils, pens, or sketchbook.
Adults and Teens.

15
Nov

NaNoWriMo Come Write In

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Are you motivated by the company of others? Writing doesn’t have to be a solitary act. The library will provide plenty of comfortable space and power outlets for your laptops. Come share the experience!
Teens and Adults. Registration recommended. Room 2.

15
Nov

Healthy Habits: Reducing Fat in Your Diet

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

One-hour health classes focus on a nutrition lesson and low impact exercise. Each class includes a healthy snack, recipe ideas and a free Oasis Healthy Living Guide for each participant. Call 314-994-3300.
Adults. Registration required.

15
Nov

Needlework

6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Bring your current knitting, crochet or other needlework project and enjoy the company of others.
Adults.

15
Nov

Strategy Board Game Night

6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to play games like Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Pandemic, etc? Or have you just wondered what these are all about? Come join other gamers for a fun night of strategy board games. Personal board games are welcome.
Registration requested. Upstairs Program Room.

15
Nov

Tabletop Gamers

6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
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Meet with other game enthusiasts to play games like Settlers of Catan, Dominion, and Pandemic. Bring your own game or try one of ours! Registration requested. Upstairs Program Room.

15
Nov

Tabletop Gamers

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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Meet with other game enthusiasts to play games like Settlers of Catan, Dominion, and Pandemic. Bring your own game or try one of ours!
Teens and adults. Registration requested. Room 1.

15
Nov

Yoga

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
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Practice yoga poses to relieve stress, increase strength and improve flexibility. Beginners welcome. Please dress comfortably and bring your own mat or towel. Adults. Registration required.

15
Nov

Author Event: Susan Orlean, "The Library Book"

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Susan
Orlean, hailed as a “national treasure” by&nbsp;The&nbsp;Washington Post&nbsp;and the acclaimed bestselling author
of “The Orchid Thief,”&nbsp;reopens the unsolved mystery of
the most catastrophic library fire in American history, and delivers a dazzling
love letter to a beloved institution—our libraries. Over thirty years later, the mystery of
the Los Angeles Public Library fire remains: Did someone purposefully set fire
to the library? Weaving her life-long love of books with the fascinating history of

15
Nov

Avoiding the Long-Term Care Crisis

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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This workshop will review what long-term care is, where it's provided, strategies to pay for it, key features and government incentives for long-term care insurance and how Medicare and Medicaid factor into long-term care planning.

Adults. Registration required.

15
Nov

Consumer's Corner: Buying

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Information is the most valuable thing you can bring with you on your next shopping trip. Discover tips and tricks to save money by finding expert reviews, researching the best times for the lowest prices and understanding ratings.
Adults. Registration required.

15
Nov

Listen Up STL Live

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Don’t just stream local music, listen to it live! Enjoy an evening of music featuring the eclectic rock sounds of Jeff Nations.
All ages.

15
Nov

Marketing On Any Budget

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Learn how to create your own customized list of potential customers in any area by income, consumer habits, lifestyle, age and more. Research your target market and explore free online courses with tips and tricks for social media and traditional marketing on any budget. Registration required. Adults.

15
Nov

Star Party

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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Don't miss this opportunity for a free training and telescope viewing session presented by the St. Louis Astronomical Society.
All ages. Registration required.