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Friday April 26, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Computer FUNdamentals Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michelle Liggett   7179052011   mliggett@cactricounty.org
   

Fundamentals Classes

Learn the basics, or brush up on your skills.

Fun class designed for adult learners, with an experienced instructor.

Enter to WIN 1 of 5 “gently used” desktop computers*

 Learn Computer Literacy Skills, Explore the Internet, Email, Microsoft Office & more!

Meet in the Community Room, downstairs at the Elizabethville Library.

Laptops provided.

    Location: Elizabethville Library
Saturday April 27, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Carve It Up! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Even if you don’t feel artistic or “crafty,” join us and try your hand at soap sculpting. Create something dramatic or beautiful, for yourself or someone else. Beginners are welcome!

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: Kline Library
        There is 1 space available.
Monday April 29, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Crazy For Coloring- Room A Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Holly Etzweiler   717-836-2130   hetzweiler@dcls.org
   

Coloring generates wellness, quietness and also stimulates the brain areas related to motor skills, the senses, and creativity.  Coloring is a great social activity, and it’s just plain fun!  Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided.  Feel free to bring your favorite coloring tools with you.

Program length: 2 hours. Registration not required.

    Location: Alexander Family Library
Wednesday May 1, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 11:30 AM  -  1:30 PM Mid Day Get Away Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your lunch and spend some time unwinding at The Library.  We’ll provide coloring pages, puzzles, and other low stress activities for you to enjoy during lunch.

Program length: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
Thursday May 2, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM This Is My House Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Thinking about what to do with your house? Whether it be buying your first, downsizing to a smaller one, or renting it out, you won’t want to miss this presentation!  Bring your questions as a trio of Realtors with decades of experience in Harrisburg & Dauphin County share what’s happening in today’s housing market, from buying/selling patterns to mortgage rates and options.

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: Kline Library
        There are 22 spaces available.
Saturday May 4, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM All Aboard the RMS Titanic Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

As we remember this historic event, we invite you to come aboard the Titantic as one of the passengers to experience what it was like to travel on this majestic vessel.  Your cruise directors will take you on a visual tour while talking about the facts of the doomed voyage. 

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: Northern Dauphin
        There are 41 spaces available.
Sunday May 5, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Crazy for Coloring- Main Level Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Holly Etzweiler   717-836-2130   hetzweiler@dcls.org
   

Coloring generates wellness, quietness and also stimulates the brain areas related to motor skills, the senses, and creativity.  Coloring is a great social activity, and it’s just plain fun!  Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided.  Feel free to bring your favorite coloring tools with you.

Program length: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: East Shore Area Library
Wednesday May 8, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 11:30 AM  -  1:30 PM Mid Day Get Away Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your lunch and spend some time unwinding at The Library.  We’ll provide coloring pages, puzzles, and other low stress activities for you to enjoy during lunch.

Program length: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM 2nd Wednesday Cinema- Rooms A & B Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Holly Etzweiler   717-836-2130   hetzweiler@dcls.org
   

For those looking for a change from the blockbuster film genre, join us for 2nd Wednesday Cinema, featuring international and independent films.

Duration: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: Alexander Family Library
Thursday May 9, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Medicare 101 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Are you new to Medicare?  Do you have unanswered questions about Medicare?

Dauphin County APPRISE will be conducting MEDICARE 101 presentations.  These seminars will go over the basics of Medicare Parts A, B, C & D; comparisons between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement Plans, and programs available to help save money!

Duration: 90 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: Northern Dauphin
        There are 30 spaces available.
Tuesday May 14, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Job Seeker Resources Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Looking for a first job or hoping to land something better? Re-entering the workforce? The Library is here to help! Drop in during this time and get access to computers and experienced staff, who can assist with formatting resumes, searching for jobs, and filling out applications.

Duration: 90 minutes.  Registration not required.

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
Wednesday May 15, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 11:30 AM  -  1:30 PM Mid Day Get Away Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your lunch and spend some time unwinding at The Library.  We’ll provide coloring pages, puzzles, and other low stress activities for you to enjoy during lunch.

Program length: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
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misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM File Management (Bring Your Own Laptop)- Room A Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Is your computer’s desktop cluttered with dozens of icons?  Is it difficult to find the computer files or programs that you are searching for? Then this program is for you.  Learn some techniques for saving, organizing, searching, and finding the files on your personal computer.

Two ways to take this class:

1. Bring your own laptop: We provide the server.  Limited to 20 people with their own laptops.

2. Borrow one of our laptops: We provide the laptops and server. Limited to 10 people with Library laptops.

Program Length: 90 minutes. Registration limit: 30 total.

    Location: East Shore Area Library
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM File Management (Use a Library Laptop)- Room A Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Is your computer’s desktop cluttered with dozens of icons?  Is it difficult to find the computer files or programs that you are searching for? Then this program is for you.  Learn some techniques for saving, organizing, searching, and finding the files on your personal computer.

Two ways to take this class:

1. Bring your own laptop: We provide the server.  Limited to 20 people with their own laptops.

2. Borrow one of our laptops: We provide the laptops and server. Limited to 10 people with Library laptops.

Program Length: 90 minutes. Registration limit: 30 total.

    Location: East Shore Area Library
        There are 8 spaces available.
Thursday May 16, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Device Club- Room A Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your device and participate in this monthly workshop for mobile device users. Each session will have a short presentation on a general topic (or specific app) followed by question and practice time. Learn how to change settings, set up email, and install and remove apps. Learn how to access public Wi-Fi and download e-books. 

Duration: 90 minutes.  Registration not required.

    Location: East Shore Area Library
Friday May 17, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Introduction To Finding Grants- Rooms A & B Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jennifer Schwartz   717-652-9380   askalibrarian@dcls.org
   

Presenter: Chad Barger, CFRE

Does your organization need help learning how to find grants?

Attendees will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

• Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations

• What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding

• Creating plan of action

    Location: East Shore Area Library
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  6:45 PM Escape Room: Back to the Future! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

If you enjoyed the classic 80’s film, you are sure to get a charge out of this Escape Room.  The beloved Hill Valley Clocktower is in jeopardy of being replaced.  Petitions have been signed to save the clocktower but they have been stolen.  It’s all up to you to save this treasured piece of history. 

Duration: 45 minutes.  Registration not required.  Note: This is a 3rd in the Burg event.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
Monday May 20, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Cookbook Book Club: Vegetarian Delights Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Calling food lovers of all kinds! We invite you to join this potluck-style book discussion about cooking, recipes, and food writing. Bring a dish to share and the book that inspired it for an hour of delicious discussion. Whether you’ve just started cooking or you’ve been doing it for years, there’s a place at the table for you. 

Duration: 60 minutes. Registration required.

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Crazy For Coloring- Room A Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Holly Etzweiler   717-836-2130   hetzweiler@dcls.org
   

Coloring generates wellness, quietness and also stimulates the brain areas related to motor skills, the senses, and creativity.  Coloring is a great social activity, and it’s just plain fun!  Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided.  Feel free to bring your favorite coloring tools with you.

Program length: 2 hours. Registration not required.

    Location: Alexander Family Library
 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Disaster Preparedness Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can. Join us to learn how to best prepare you and your family in advance by making lists, completing worksheets, and setting action plans.

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: Northern Dauphin
        There are 30 spaces available.
Wednesday May 22, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Medicare 101- Rooms A & B Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Are you new to Medicare?  Do you have unanswered questions about Medicare?

Dauphin County APPRISE will be conducting MEDICARE 101 presentations.  These seminars will go over the basics of Medicare Parts A, B, C & D; comparisons between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement Plans, and programs available to help save money!

Duration: 90 minutes.  Registration required.

    Location: East Shore Area Library
        There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 11:30 AM  -  1:30 PM Mid Day Get Away Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your lunch and spend some time unwinding at The Library.  We’ll provide coloring pages, puzzles, and other low stress activities for you to enjoy during lunch.

Program length: 2 hours.  Registration not required.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
Thursday May 23, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Books on Tap! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

This casual book club will meet at local establishments to dive into new genres and forms while getting to know other readers in a social setting.  The local establishment for April and May is Bacco, a small menu pizzeria in the heart of Harrisburg.  Bacco's casual and comfortable atmosphere is ideal to stop in anytime for a glass of wine, cocktail, small plate, or pizza.

Topics of discussion:

April: The Immortalists 

If you knew the date of your death, how would you live your life?  A #1 Indie Next Pick, #1 LibraryReads Pick and Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection.

May: Circe

"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller is "both epic and initimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New york Times).

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration not required.  Location address: Bacco, 20 N. 2nd St.; Harrisburg, PA

    Location: Offsite
Tuesday May 28, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Job Seeker Resources Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Looking for a first job or hoping to land something better? Re-entering the workforce? The Library is here to help! Drop in during this time and get access to computers and experienced staff, who can assist with formatting resumes, searching for jobs, and filling out applications.

Duration: 90 minutes.  Registration not required.

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
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misc_none.png 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Device Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library   717-652-9380 x1045   anorris@dcls.org
   

Bring your device and participate in this monthly workshop for mobile device users. Each session will have a short presentation on a general topic (or specific app) followed by question and practice time. Learn how to change settings, set up email, and install and remove apps. Learn how to access public Wi-Fi and download e-books. 

Duration: 60 minutes.  Registration not required.

    Location: McCormick Riverfront
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