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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, August 04, 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, August 04, 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, August 06, 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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Computer Class: Computer Basics

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, August 11, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Practice the skills necessary for using a computer including using the mouse, selecting items and text, arranging windows, browsing the Internet and library catalog. Registration required.

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Learn to Love Your eReader!

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, August 12, 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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Friends of the Library Meeting

Des Moines Library

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The Friends support the library through fundraising, volunteerism and sponsorship of programs and services. New members are always welcome. Join us!

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Computer Class: Microsoft Word 2013 Level 1

Des Moines Library

Thursday, August 13, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Learn and practice word processing: enter and format text, cut and paste, work with files. Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, August 13, 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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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, August 18, 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, August 18, 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, August 19, 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, August 19, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, August 20, 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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Computer Class: Internet Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Learn how to browse the Internet, type addresses, understand basic Internet vocabulary and use search engines.
Prerequisite: ability to use the mouse.

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Citizenship Class

Des Moines Library

Thursday, August 27, 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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Leonardo da Vinci: The Ultimate Creative Mind

Des Moines Library

Saturday, August 29, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Leonardo da Vinci is an example of the perfect combination of creative and scientific thinker. His work ranged over many fields such as art, architecture, design, botany and zoology. Through an intriguing array of drawings and designs, this program presented by Tamara Moats explores the way Leonardo's mind worked and how ...

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Job Readiness Program

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 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, September 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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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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Computer Class: Microsoft Excel 2013 Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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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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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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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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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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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Computer Class: Microsoft Publisher Level 1

Des Moines Library

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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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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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Register Now



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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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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