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Classes & Programs

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, September 09, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find out how to use your eReader to access thousands of free library books.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, September 10, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, September 14, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process!

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Computer Class: Microsoft Excel 2013 Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Learn how to perform calculations using formulas, copy formulas with the fill handle and use Autosum for quick addition. Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.Registration required.

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Daytime Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A new daytime book group has started! The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1pm.
Contact the library for book title.

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Evening Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact the library for book title.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, September 17, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, September 21, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Computer Class: Microsoft Excel Level 2

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Get more from Excel 2013: sort and filter data, use tables and charts. Must have Microsoft Excel Level 1 proficiency. Registration required.

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Improving your Life through Meditation

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Meditation can bring about a sense of calm and balance that benefits your emotional, physical and spiritual well-being. It is easy to learn and can have many lasting and beneficial effects. After you meditate the benefits don’t end when your session ends. Join William Smith, retired Army Lt. Colonel and long-time m...

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, September 24, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, September 28, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, October 01, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, October 05, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 06, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling library(up to two weeks ahead of date.

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 06, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, October 08, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, October 12, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Computer Class: Microsoft Publisher Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Learn the basics of using desktop publishing to create flyers, greeting cards, brochures and other documents. Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard. Registration required.

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find out how to use your eReader to access thousands of free library books.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, October 15, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Circulo de Lectura en Espanol/Spanish Literature Reading Circle

Des Moines Library

Saturday, October 17, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Vengan a conocer a los lectores hispanohablantes y a mejorar su español. Participen en estos círculos de lectura mensuales donde
comentaremos las obras previamente
seleccionadas. La biblioteca tundra disponibles copias de los libros en cantidad limitada para su préstamo. Todos son bienvenidos
a participar, ...

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, October 19, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process!

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Daytime Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A new daytime book group has started! The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1pm.
Contact the library for book title.

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Evening Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact the library for book title.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, October 22, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, October 26, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Computer Class: Microsoft Powerpoint Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Create multimedia presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013.
Prerequisite: ability to use the mouse and keyboard. Registration required.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, October 29, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, November 02, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 03, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling library(up to two weeks ahead of date.

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 03, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, November 05, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Get help with the Citizenship interview process, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English and practicing your interview skills.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, November 09, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Computer Class: Internet Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Explore the benefits of the Internet. Practice navigation, searches, safety and security. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard. Registration required.

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Computer Class: Gmail Basics

Des Moines Library

Thursday, November 12, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Create a free Gmail account, learn email basics and discover the benefits of a Google account Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard. Registration required.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, November 16, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? We're here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process!

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AARP Life Reimagined Checkup

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A Life Reimagined Checkup is a local experience that helps people understand where they are in life and think about what their next move could be. Participants use a Life Reimagined journal (provided during the session) to reflect on different phases of their lives, their gifts, passions, and values, and goals for their ...

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Daytime Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A new daytime book group has started! The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1pm.
Contact the library for book title.

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Evening Book Club

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Contact the library for book title.

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, November 23, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Classes

Des Moines Library

Monday, November 30, 2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, December 01, 2015
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling library(up to two weeks ahead of date.

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, December 01, 2015
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Do you need help starting the online job application process? The library is here to help you get a free email account, start a résumé, start an online job search, or navigate the job application process! Please register online or by calling the library (up to two weeks ahead of date).

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