Meet the Author: Sat. Oct. 30th from 8:30 to 11:30 at the main library, W. Joseph Dupuis will talk about his book, The Other Side of the Clouds, and sign copies. Joe, now a resident of Virginia, was one of a family of seven children of Leroy and Alix Dupuis and was brought up just outside of Ville Platte. He learned to fly and had a varied and exciting career, which he recounts in his book. Everybody is welcome.
Monday 11/1–Pine Prairie
Thursday 11/4–Turkey Creek
Friday 11/5–Ville Platte
Register by calling 363-1369 or the branch nearest you.
Branches closed in morning due to staff workshop.
Free computer courses for adults (age 16 and over): These FREE one day training sessions are offered by the State Library and are funded through a BroadbandUSA grant as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Trainings will be offered during the following weeks:
Week of Oct. 18-22: Computer Foundations
Week of Nov. 1-5: Microsoft Word, Level 1
Week of Nov. 15-19: Resume Building and Beyond
Week of Nov. 29-Dec. 3: Microsoft Excel 2007, Level 1
NOTE: Pine Prairie trainings Mondays, Basile Tuesdays, Mamou Wednesdays, Turkey Creek Thursdays, and Ville Platte Fridays for all classes. Classes are full day, 9 to 5, for ages 16 and up. Sorry, nobody under 16.
To register: Call the State Library at 1-888-487-2700 or register online at lajacc.state.lib.la.us/training. You may also register by calling your local library, but callers to the state number and online registrants have priority, and space is going fast, with some sections of classes already taking standby waiting list registrants only.
If you need to learn or even improve your computer skills and are at least 16, this message is for you!
Get your FREE training now on today’s most respected and professionally used software!
This FREE training is offered by the State Library of Louisiana in partnership with Louisiana’s public libraries.
Training is presented by MS Gold Certified Partner trainers and funded through a BroadbandUSA grant as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Evangeline Parish Library Training Schedule:
Monday10/18/2010–Pine Prairie—Computer Foundations
Tuesday 10/19/2010—Basile—Computer Foundations
Thursday10/21/2010—Turkey Creek—Computer Foundations
Friday 10/22/2010—Ville Platte— Computer Foundations
Week of Nov. 1st through 5th: Microsoft Word 2007, Level 1
Week of Nov. 15th through 19th: Resume Building and Beyond
Week of Nov. 29th through Dec. 3rd: Microsoft Excel 2007, Level 1
Note: Pine Prairie trainings Mondays, Basile Tuesdays, Mamou Wednesdays, Turkey Creek Thursdays, and Ville Platte Fridays for all classes. Classes are full day classes, 9 to 5.
To Register: Must register in advance. Call the library branch where you wish to attend. Tell Staff which class you want to attend. Or go to lajacc.state.lib.la.us/training or call 888.487.2700
Or call the main library at 363-1369. Spaces are very limited, so call today!