UPCOMING SENIOR PROGRAMS

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
2nd Floor Computer Room / Main Library
Ages 13 & Over
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Learn how to create, add, and edit slides, add graphics, make a show progress on its own, save to the cloud or flash drive (bring your own) and slide special effects.  Prerequisites:  Proficient fa

Repeats every week on Wednesday until Wed May 27 2015 .
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 50 - 99

Seniors, are you having difficulties finding something to do? Rockford Public Library invites  you to join us once a week of an hour of senior TIME.

 

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Program Room / Rockton Centre Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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Bring your eReader or tablet and all your cords with you to this drop-in class. Get the help you need and hands-on practice while you are here. All brands welcome.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Program Room / Rockton Centre Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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Let us get you started with your new iPad. Learn how to connect to WiFi, adjust your settings, add an email account, browse the internet, and more.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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You've got the basics on your Android phone or tablet down, now you're ready for the fun stuff. We'll explore which apps are great, which apps to run away from and how to tell the difference.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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Have you had that Kindle Fire for a while and still don't really know what that rolodex thingy on the home page is? Not even sure what the home page is? This class was made for you.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
J.R. Sullivan Theater / Nordlof Center
All Ages
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Join us for a session of lively music by The Navy Band Brass Quintet, featuring members of the United States Navy Band!  This free concert is part of Rockford Navy Week, June 1-7 (

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
J.R. Sullivan Theater / Nordlof Center
Ages 18 & Over
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Belgian author Vincent Engel - novelist, essayist, critic, playwright, screenwriter, biographer - has been well known in Europe and Quebec.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

Are you Turning 65 soon and confused about Medicare? This program will provide important information about Medicare.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
2nd Floor Computer Room / Main Library
Ages 13 & Over
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This class is designed for the person who has never used the computer and doesn't know how to use a mouse.  Learn terminology, how to use the mouse and where to find more free computer learning opp

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Local History & Genealogy Room / Main Library
All Ages
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Registration is not required, but since space is limited, you are strongly encouraged to RSVP to Kathy Hughes, 815-987-6603 or khughes@rockfordpub

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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Bring your eReader or tablet and all your cords with you to this drop-in class. Get the help you need and hands-on practice while you are here. All brands welcome.

Repeats every month on June, August, September, October, November, December on the first Friday 6 times . Also includes Sat Aug 08 2015, Sat Nov 07 2015.
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Patron Lounge / Main Library
All Ages
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Get your hands on the best deal in town while supporting the Library at the Friends of RPL First Friday Book Sale.

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

A beginning computer class for the true beginner. Class meets weekdays for 5 sessions. Learn: basic computer terminology, names of the parts of a computer, and how to use a mouse.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

A beginning computer class for the true beginner. Class meets weekdays for 5 sessions. Learn: basic computer terminology, names of the parts of a computer, and how to use a mouse.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
2nd Floor Computer Room / Main Library
Ages 13 & Over
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Learn about the ribbon, cells, Name Box and Formula Bar, how to use and change the sheet tabs, shortcuts, and practice formatting, create calculations, copy information from one spreadsheet to anot

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

A beginning computer class for the true beginner. Class meets weekdays for 5 sessions. Learn: basic computer terminology, names of the parts of a computer, and how to use a mouse.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 13 & Over
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Take advantage of your Library card! Learn how to access your eLibrary through OverDrive, then download eBooks.

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

A beginning computer class for the true beginner. Class meets weekdays for 5 sessions. Learn: basic computer terminology, names of the parts of a computer, and how to use a mouse.

Friday, June 12, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friends Community Meeting Room / East Branch
Ages 55 & Over

A beginning computer class for the true beginner. Class meets weekdays for 5 sessions. Learn: basic computer terminology, names of the parts of a computer, and how to use a mouse.

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