ADDRESS FOR THE GARFIELD HEIGHTS LIBRARY IS 5409 TURNEY RD.
Telephone number: 216-475-8178
Job Seekers_Session #8 WHAT EMPLOYERS ARE SEEKING. When looking for a job it is sometimes difficult to understand exactly what the employers are looking for. Are employers seeking someone with real world experience or is education the primary concern? How do employers determine who they will bring in for an interview and why do some employers require a personality test. This session will explore how employers determine the best candidate for the job and how you can make sure you are putting your best foot forward.
This is the third part of a five week series. Thursday, March 6, 9:30-11:30am. Registration required.
Sound Recording Studio Orientation Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. Friday, March 7, 9:30-10:30am No registration required.
Tech Savvy Job Hunter Learn the skills needed for today’s job search. Topics include working with Microsoft Word 2007, attaching a résumé to an email and copying and uploading information into online job applications.
Prerequisite: working email account and familiarity with Word. Friday, March 7, 10-12Noon. Registration required.
Computer Essentials This class, geared toward the computer novice, offers an overview of basic computer parts, using the mouse and keyboard, and an introduction to the Microsoft Windows operating system.
Since this is a group class, instructors may not be able to accommodate individualized/specialized questions or instruction. Monday, March 10, 10-12Noon. Registration required.
e-Reader Assistance Need help getting started with downloading FREE E-books from the Library? Stop at the Information Desk during this time with your device (Kindle, Nook, IPad, etc.) for a drop-in individual session. If you have a Nook or other eReader, you will need your own laptop to complete a download. If you have a Kindle, you will need to bring your Amazon.com account email and password. Wed, March 12, 9:30-11am. No registration required.
Video Recording Studio Orientation Drop in video recording orientations. Sessions typically last 30-45 minutes. Thursday, March 6, 6-8pm. No registration required.
Teen Creators – Tech Club Join our group and sharpen your tech skills! Learn how to record a song, shoot a video, or make an app. Monday, March 10, 3:30-4:30pm Registration required.
Sound Recording Studio Orientation. Drop in sound recording orientations. Sessions typically last 20-30 minutes. Tuesday, March 11, 3:30-4:30pm. No registration required.
CHILDREN and FAMILIES
Beginning Monday March 3, storytimes are slightly changed: please check the schedule! No registration is required!
Preschool Storytime Children ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Mondays, 10-10:45am
Morning Movers Children ages birth to 36 mos with a caregiver. Tuesdays 10-10:45am
Twilight Tales Storytime Children ages birth-36 mos. and their families. Tuesdays, 6:30-6:50pm
Pajama Party Storytime Children ages 3 to 8 and their families Tuesdays 7-7:45pm
Music & Movement Children ages birth to 5 yr. with a caregiver. Wednesdays 10-10:45am
Cross Generation Computing Adults and children ages 8-11 will work together to use different computer programs and equipment to complete a special project. Saturday, March 8, 2-3:30pm. Registration required.
Wimpy Robotix Day Build and program a robot to avoid the cheese touch, survive the hall of screams, create a Zoo-Wee Mama comic, and master other challenges Greg and Rowley encounter in Jeff Kinney’s popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Monday, March 10, 3:30-5:30pm. Registration required.
Learn How to Develop a Positive Self Image Family Literacy Night. A positive self-image is a major key to success in life. Students will learn how to examine their self-esteem and its effects on their behavior and success. it will teach the basics for helping them to build and improve their self-esteem. Pizza and light snack. Monday, March 10, 7-7:45pm. Registration required.
Workout Wednesday Stop by the storytime room where we'll be moving, grooving, and burning off pent up school day energy through exercise and dance! Wed, March 12, 3:15-4:15pm. Registration required.
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