Maud Smith Marks

What's the Word on Microsoft Word?

Do you need to type documents for work or personal use? The Maud Marks Library will be offering a Basic Microsoft Word Class in the computer lab on September 5 at 10 AM. This class is a basic introduction to Microsoft Word. Learn how to use the tool bar and create a word document. So come on by the Maud Marks Library on Saturday, September 5 at 10 AM and start typing word documents in no time!

Free Computer Classes for Adults

                         

We have several adult computer classes available in the month of September. Click on the link for our calendar of events to see what classes are available and register early. They fill up fast. On Tuesday, Sept 1, 2015, at 10 am, Computer 101 is offered as an introductory class on basic computer terminology, how to start a computer, and learning the Windows environment. Other classes include eBooks at 1 pm and Microsoft Word at 7 pm. Additional classes throughout the month include Internet Basics, Apple iPad, and Basic Microsoft PowerPoint, to name a few. For a detailed description of available computer classes check out our brochure in the library, or you can call 281-492-8592 for more information.

Book Sale Saturday

Books, DVDs, and CDs are on sale at bargain prices this Saturday, August 29th from 10am till 4pm. Many items are in mint condition and there is a wide variety – everything from children’s books to college textbooks, cookbooks, fiction, romance, music and more. The Friends of Maud Marks Library are have all their inventory on display and for sale.  This is a great way to improve your personal library, pick up some great gifts and support the library.  Proceeds from the sale support the library with its collections and programs such as summer reading program, Saturday computer classes, our ESL and craft programs. For more information call us at 281-492-8592

High School Teen Volunteers Needed!

Calling all High School Teens! Are you needing volunteer hours this school year? The Maud Marks Library is currently accepting volunteer applications.

Volunteers must be in high school and be able to commit to 2 hours a week. Come by the library to fill out and turn in an application. The first Teen Volunteer Orientation is on Thursday, September 3, at 4:30 PM. All new volunteers are required to attend an orientation before they can begin volunteering.

If you have any questions, please call the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592. 

 

Friday Movie Madness

Entertain the kids one more time before school starts with the showing of a fine feathered fantasy-Duck Tales the Movie:Treasure of the Lost Lamp. Showtime is 1:15 pm with free popcorn.

Ace the Test!

So, how are you preparing for the most important exam you will ever take?  At the Maud Marks Library, we have an idea!  On Saturday, at 10:15 AM, Kaplan will be here to give a mock exam to all interested high school and even upper junior high students.  It will be the real exam given under real exam conditions so you can get a real feel before the big day!  Sign up here to join us and don't forget to bring your #2 pencils, a calculator, and a snack.  (After all, you'll be here for 4 whole hours and will want to keep up your energy levels.)  See you Saturday!

Computer Classes

There is still room in the two computer classes being taught at Maud Marks this week.  The eBooks workshop is a hands on help class.  Bring your device and we will show you how to find and download eBooks and/or audio books.  This class is on Tuesday, August 18 at 10 am in the computer lab.  At 1 pm on Tuesday, August 18 come and learn how to set up an account  on Facebook.  Facebook makes it easy for you to connect and share with your family and friends online.  Both classes are free of charge. Please register here or call the library at 281-492-8592 if you are interested in taking either or both of these classes.

Low Maintenance Gardening

Great lawns little work- what could be better?  Check out our Master Gardeners program 10AM Saturday, August 15th.    Image © JupiterImages

Put Your Face on Facebook!

   Facebook is the world's most popular social networking site. It makes it possible to connect with your family and friends online. On Tuesday, August 18 at 1:00 PM, Maud Marks Library will be offering a computer class on Facebook in the computer lab. In this class you will learn how to set up an account and how to get in touch with friends while ensuring your privacy.

Movie Time!

The Maud Marks Library will be showing another film in our Summer Film Lineup this week. On Friday, August 14, at 1:15 PM, come by and watch All Dogs Go to Heaven. Free popcorn will be provided!

 

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