Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Come to STEAM Team at MLK Library

STEAM Team

Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, 2 p.m.

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Topics change from week to week, so give us a call to ask about a certain week's plan at 202-727-1248. Ages 6-12 in the Children's Room.
Cantaré, Latin American Music

Cantaré, Latin American Music

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 11 a.m.

Be transported to Latin America and experience many rhythms and unique instruments, while learning about the three cultures that shaped Latin music.  In this interactive performance, audience members sing, play instruments and dance. For all ages.
Globe

Around the World Story Time

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 11 a.m.

Come to this story time and listen to books from and about other parts of the world! With songs and fingerplays in different languages, this story time is a cultural experience for the whole family. Around the World Story Time is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. See you there!
Microsoft Excel

Excel II Intermediate

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 1:30 p.m.

Learn more features of this spreadsheet software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: H. White Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate and Excel I Basics. You will learn to: Manage the screen view and navigate multiple worksheets in a workbook.
Mail Merge in MS Word

Mail Merge in MS Word

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 4:15 p.m.

Learn the Mail Merge feature, using the Step-by-Step Mail Merge Wizard in Word. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, and Word II Intermediate. You will learn to: Engage the Step-by-Step Mail Merge Wizard to mail merge letters, envelopes and labels Create address lists as data sources for the mail merge process
Ghana Must Go book cover.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 6 p.m.

New time and place! Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Taiye Selasi's Ghana Must Go.  
HTML 5

HTML 5

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Learn the latest HTML standard (HTML 5) and how to engage its enhanced capability to deliver multimedia, graphics and other rich content in the creation of Web pages. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: S. Dodge Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Web I Basics, Web II Intermediate, Email Basics and any previous version of HTML. A significant amount of typing is required!
PC Basics

PC Basics - Intermediate

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, 2:15 p.m.

Expand on your basic knowledge and navigation of the computer by exploring the Windows 7 platform functions & features and other Windows management tools . Instructor: M. Rivera Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and PC Basics - Beginner You will learn to: Open and navigate Windows Explorer Pin and unpin application icons to Taskbar and Start Menu Explore right-click menu features for the Desktop, Taskbar and Start Menu
E-MAIL Basics

Email Basics

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics. You will learn to:
Tales for Twos and Threes

Tales for Twos and Threes

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 10 a.m.

Children will hear short stories, sing, do fingerplays, dance, and move to popular songs.  For ages 2-3 and their caregivers.

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