Batavia Public Library: Programs for adults and teens
Jun 06, 2016 10:54AM
By Neighbors Magazines
Registration Information: Registration is required for some programs; please call the Reference Desk, 630-879-1393, ext. 200, or register online at BataviaPublicLibrary.org.
Ancestors Genealogy Series
Searching for Living Persons
Thurs., June 16, 7pm
Presenter Thomas MacEntee explains the most effective ways to find living people using Internet search engines and how making contact with living relatives can help hone genealogy research skills. Co-sponsored by the Kane County Genealogical Society.
Thomas Paine: Voice of the Revolution
Sun., June 26, 2pm
The writings of Thomas Paine inspired people to support independency and Washington’s army to continue the fight against all odds. Actor R. J. Lindsey portrays Thomas Paine speaking about a life of failure in England, but success in America, and the dramatic events that pushed the colonies to revolt.
Tues., June 14, 7:30pm
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselvesby Karen Joy Fowler
Rosemary’s story begins when she is arrested; from there the tragedy at the heart of her family is slowly revealed. A moving tale of familial love and loss that examines the bonds of sisterhood. Avoid reading spoilers!
Registration Information: One-hour, hands-on computer classes. Basic computer skills, incluing mouse and keyboard proficiency, are required. Please call the Reference Desk, 630-879-1393, ext. 200.
Computer classes for adults
Thurs., June 23, 9am
Learn how to remove digital photos from your camera or smartphone, edit them using Picasa, and send them to Flickr. Please bring your smartphone or camera, as well as your USB charging cable, to class.
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013, Part 2
Tues., June 7, 9am
Font and background colors; text boxes, clip art, and photos; bulleted and numbered lists; tables; lines, arrows, and autoshapes; page numbers; and page setup
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013, Part 3
Tues., June 14, 9am
Headers and footers, section breaks, WordArt, page borders, footnotes, endnotes, tables, charts, and mail merge
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013, Part 1**
Thurs., June 9, 9am
Summation; formulas; data entry; autofill; print
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013, Part 2**
Thurs., June 30, 9am
Add and delete rows and columns; find and replace; sort; navigate workbooks; introduction to charts; security
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013**
Wed., June 29, 9am