Dec 272014
 
free tax help

Date: Tuesdays beginning February 3rd and continuing until April 14th
Time: 10am-2pm
Place: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Come into the library for help with filing your taxes. The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide service is available for free to taxpayers with low to moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and up. Registration is not required.

Dec 172014
 
classeswinter2015

Classes are held in the Main Library Computer Lab. Advanced registration is required.

Winter 2015 Course Descriptions and Schedule of Classes

We offer seven computer classes for the general public:

Computer Basics – teaches fundamental skills such as using a mouse, opening programs and copying and pasting. The skills learned in Computer Basics are the minimum required for any of the other courses. (2 sessions $10)

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010 – introduces word processing skills. (3 sessions $15)

File Management – teaches how to organize and manage files and folders. (1 session $5)

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010 – introduces spreadsheets for managing numbers and equations, such as in a budget. (3 sessions $15)

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 – introduces presentation software. (3 sessions $15)

Internet – introduces students to web browsing using Internet Explorer. (2 sessions $10)

Email Basics – learn the ins and outs of using Yahoo email service. (By appointment only. FREE)

Call 610-278-5100 ext. 141 for further information or see our FAQ for more info.

Oct 022013
 

Please join us for the following regular programs at the Main Library:

Senior Film festival – Every 2nd Wednesday of the Month – 1pm Board Room
Upcoming movies:

on April 08, 2015 is “The Music Man”
on May 13, 2015 is “Chicago”

Book Discussion Group – every 3rd Saturday – 2pm Board Room – This group of avid readers led by Dr. Harold W. Halbert, meets every 3rd Saturday of the month at 2 p.m. New members are welcome. The following are the upcoming titles, not necessarily in this order. Copies of the book(s) to be discussed will be available at the front desk at the Main Library.

March- “Orphan Train” By Christina Baker Kline
April- “Lisette’s List By Susan Vreeland

Great Books Discussion Group – 2nd Tuesday of every month – 2pm Board Room -New members are welcome. Please call Shirley Miller before attending your first meeting at 610-272-4179

Teen Game Night – Every Tuesday and Friday from 4-5:45pm teens 11+ may play video and board games in the community room. Art supplies are also available during this program.

Device Advice Get help from a librarian with using devices such as e-readers and tablets, as well as learning how to set up an email or Facebook account. You pick the topic. 30 minute one-on-one sessions are available on Wednesday afternoons from 4pm-5pm.