Free Computer Classes at the Barbara Bush Branch Library

Dave Smith, computer instructor, will be teaching seven different computer classes at the library in April and May. The classes are Computer Basics, Introduction to the Internet, Email, MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.

Social Media For Business Seminars by Constant Contact

Monday, April 22 - 6:30-8:30
The Power of E-Mail Marketing

This free workshop will show you how to turn e-mail into a powerful business tool. It will cover the strategies and best practices needed to get the most out of your social media activities, including time management, measuring the return of your activities, and learning the essential elements of growing your business using the power of e-mail marketing.


Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminars

Workforce Solutions will continue with their Job Search Seminars in the Barbara Bush Branch Library in April 2013.  Let them help you improve your job search skills such as, interviewing tips, how to write resumes and cover letters, and how to best highlight your skills.  No registration is required.  Just drop in.  Call 281-376-4610 if you have questions.  The seminars will be held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 1:30—3:30 pm.

April 11—Creating a resume/Completing applications

April 25—Networking and Using the Internet

Kindle E-Book Demo

Did you purchase a Kindle recently?  If you have a Kindle Fire, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch or Kindle Paperwhite you can download e-books from the Harris County Public Library's Digital Media Catalog.  Come to the session April 9 at 11:00 am to learn how to download E-Books to your device.  The Kindle demo will be held in the 2nd floor Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

Bring your Kindle device, all cables and all passwords.

This class is now offered on the 2nd Tuesday  of each month at 11:00 am.  Registration is required.  Call 281-376-4610.  Registration opens 30 days prior to the class.

iPads at Barbara Bush Library

iPads are now available to checkout in-house for 2 hours at the Barbara Bush Library. For more information and to checkout iPads, ask at the second floor Information Desk.