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      Staff members, Cheryl, Pam, and Alan and our volunteers, Anne and Charles are teaching these free classes & programs. Call, come by the reference desk, or email us (with name of class or event in the subject line) to register.
     Connect with the Computer and Internet for Seniors is a four class series which begins with a meet the mouse and keyboard class, incorporates computer parts (how to turn it on), operating system, (what it does), Windows (how it does it), and the Internet including browsers, (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Firefox).
     Anne is offering Test Drive the iPad.  You do not need to have an iPad to attend.
     Charles will offer his expertise to library patrons by teaching Microsoft Excel.
Pam, Cheryl, and Alan will facilitate How to Download to E-readers Workshop to guide you in downloading resources from When signing up designate what device you will be bringing to class. (Kindle, Nook, Ipad etc.)
     Pam teaches for Beginners. Pam has traced her family back to the 1700s and provides an overview of US Census Record, as well as birth, death and marriage searches. 
     Pam also facilitates the Genealogy Research Club, an informal group of patrons who meet at the library to discuss and research family history.
     Anne will help you navigate Microsoft Windows 8, a three-class session.
     Fairhope Library Writers Showcase is a new quarterly program promoting the success of published local and regional writers. Six readers will have ten minutes in a professional reading setting to read from a published work. Readings from fiction, nonfiction, poetry, plays and scripts are welcome. Are you a visual artist? We have a showcase slot for you too. To be considered for a reading slot, artist slot, or to be a future featured reader, send an email to Alan Samry with “Writers Showcase” in the subject line to


Wednesday-Friday December 10-12 Test Drive the iPad  2 - 4 pm Anne
Windows 8.1 2 - 4 pm Anne

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