Course Content: (55 and Older). You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic mouse and keyboard skills, create an email account, learn basic email functions, and basic word processing skills.
Class Prerequisite Recommendation - None
Speak with a librarian about any eReader questions you may have. Topics can cover initial setup, using the eReader, and finding reading materials for your device. Please remember to bring your device and library card information with you.
Appointments preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. Please call 410-396-0399 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Reserve a one-hour appointment with our Job & Career Clinic staff to receive one-on-one support for your job search.
Ask us to focus on Job Search, Resume & Cover Letters, or Interviewing. Call 410-396-5317 for an appointment.
Funded in part by a grant from Bank of America.
After a successful career as an actress, both in Canadian TV (Ramona, Road to Avonlea, Slings and Arrows) and film (The Sweet Hereafter, My Life Without Me) Sarah Polley decided to spend time behind the camera (Away from Her, Take This Waltz). Her first documentary, Stories We Tell, finds the director/actress exploring a family secret. In an effort to fully understand this long-held family confidence, Polley interviewed members of her family....
Since April marks the birth month of silent film star Lon Chaney, the Pratt pays homage to "The Man of a Thousand Faces" by screening one of his best collaborations with director Tod Browning ("Dracula," "Freaks").
In The Unknown, Chaney plays Alonzo the "Armless Wonder," a carnival knife-thrower who performs amazing stunts using only his feet. He actually has both arms, but secretly keeps them strapped to his side to maintain the illusion of...
Sidney Lumet's The Wiz is the film version of the popular Broadway musical that retells L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz through the eyes of a young African-American kindergarten teacher who's "never been below 125th Street." The movie stars Diana Ross as Dorothy, Richard Pryor as The Wiz, Michael Jackson as the Scarecrow and Nipsey Russell as the Tin Man.
Cast: Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell,Lena Horne,...
The Career Building Clinic is not a formal course, but an opportunity to work one-on-one with librarians and volunteers on job searching, resume writing, cover letters, job applications and more. If you are working on anything job related, this drop-in clinic can help you get started on your career path.
At this special Career Building Clinic, Horseshoe Casino recruiters will give a presentation and answer questions for applicants.
Library staff will be available to help you complete the Casino's online application process.