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Main Library
Mar 4 2017 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Main Library
Feb 26 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Open Lab

Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)

Main Library
Feb 26 2017 -
1:15pm to 2:45pm

Introduction to Computers

Learn the basics of using a personal computer and Windows navigation. Start a program from the start menu or desktop and learn the taskbar functions. Learn to re-size windows and create shortcuts.

Main Library
Mar 1 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Art Walk After-Hours

Join us this month on Art Walk to celebrate Women's History Month and Shamrockin' Downtown. Activities in the Jax Makerspace will include UNF student designed & facilitated presentations that will feature local published women writers reading and discussing their own work, book recommendations, and a make-your-own bookmark station. Additional activities include a presentation by Lindsey Anderson, a local zine author, as well as a DIY creation station.

Main Library
Feb 25 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Great Fire of 1901

Join us for a discussion about the Great Fire of 1901 and learn history of the Jacksonville Fire Department. Presented by Ashley Charboneau-DiPaolo, Administrator of the Jacksonville Fire Museum. The program will be held around the Great Fire diorama, located on the ground floor in front of the Ask Here desk.

Main Library
Feb 24 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Women Writing for (a) Change, Jacksonville

Women Writing for (a) Change, Jacksonville, is offering a new, one-hour writing circle in the Jax Makerspace on the Fourth Friday of every month. All are welcome, at no charge.

Women Writing for (a) Change, Jacksonville, is a new writing community for Jacksonville writers. Their mission is to nurture and celebrate the individual voice by facilitating supportive writing circles and by encouraging people to craft more conscious lives through the art of writing and the practices of community. Learn more about this community at WomenWritingJacksonville.com.

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Main Library
Feb 24 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

(CANCELLED) Adobe Photoshop 1

-Cancelled due to instructor illness. We apologize for the inconvenience-

Learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop. In this introduction we will learn how to use some of the more common tools, make basic changes to an image, gain familiarity with Adobe’s directory software, and make your great photos ever better. While we welcome participants from different background and skill levels, we recommend you have good keyboard and mouse skills to get the most out of this class. (Topics1) JAX Makerspace

Main Library
Feb 23 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Introduction to LibreOffice

Participants will learn the basics about an alternative to Microsoft’s popular Office software. Find out about the similarities and differences between MS Office products and LibreOffice. This class will focus on common tools and basic functions like saving files, review and basic formatting.

Main Library
Feb 23 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

JPL - Toastmasters

Join us for the Jax Downtown Toastmasters! Bring your lunch every second and fourth Thursday of the month and help us build this new club from the ground up. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development, with more than 15,000 clubs in 135 countries. In a supportive learn-by-doing environment, you can achieve your goals at your own pace to become a confident public speaker and strong leader. Everyone is welcome. Contact Michael Sullivan at 630-2434 or michaels@coj.net for details.

Main Library
Feb 23 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Open Lab (English and Spanish)

Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)

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