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Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Jan 18, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Feb 1, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Feb 8, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Feb 15, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Jan 22, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.


Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Jan 11, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Jan 18, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Jan 25, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

*Help sessions are generally held in the front meeting room, but there is a Spanish storytime starting at 4:00 in that room today, so the help session may move to Group Study Room 1 at the back of the library or to a table within the library. Check with the Reference Desk.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Feb 1, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Feb 8, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Feb 15, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.


Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Feb 22, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

*Help sessions are generally held in the front meeting room, but there is a Spanish storytime starting at 4:00 in that room today, so the help session may move to Group Study Room 1 at the back of the library or to a table within the library. Check with the Reference Desk.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CS)

Mar 1, 2013 3-4 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the library's front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free class – Excel Introduction 2

Feb 15, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, February 11. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class – Excel Introduction 2

Feb 15, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, February 11. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Teen Book Club (Mounce Library)

Jan 6, 2013 2-3 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs
The book club will be discussing "Warriors: Into the Wild" by Erin Hunter.

Sam Matush, (979) 209-5600, smatush@bryantx.gov, www.bcslibrary.org


Books and Beans

Jan 13, 2013 2-3 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs
Join the library's newest book club for adults. This club is for coffeelovers, but readers who don't drink coffee are also welcome. This month, the club will be discussing "Chasing Fireflies" by Charles Martin.

Sam Matush, (979) 209-5600, smatush@bryantx.gov, www.bcslibrary.org


Brazos Valley Rhetoric Club

Jan 15, 2013 1-3 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs meeting room
Informational meeting; guest speaker Nathan Exley

The club will be meeting in the library's upstairs meeting room.

http://www.bcsspeechanddebate.com/


Bryan College Station Public Library System - Library Advisory Board Meeting

Jan 15, 2012 5:15-6:15 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs meeting room
The Library Advisory Board will be meeting at the Clara B. Mounce Public Library at 5:15 PM on January 15, 2013.

The Library Board consists of eight members. Four members are appointed by the Bryan City Council, and four are appointed by the College Station City Council. Members are appointed for two?year terms. The Library System Director, Larry Koeninger, serves as an ex officio member.

The Board, serving as an advisory board, recommends to the city councils policies and programs for the advancement of the libraries and cooperates with all other public and private groups in advancing the best interests of the library system.

The Library Board meets every other month, and the meeting location rotates between the library system's three facilities.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Library System Director Larry Koeninger, (979) 209-5611


SCA Info Meeting (Shire of the Shadowlands, Society for Creative Anachronism)

Jan 15, 2013 7-9 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Introductory SCA 101 meeting for newcomers. Alternatively, for A&S activities and open fighter practice.


The library closes at 7 p.m. If you arrive before 7, enter through the lobby. If you arrive after 7, go to the door at the front left corner of the building (if you're facing it). There will be an SCA sign.

http://shadowlands.ansteorra.org/


Free class - Computer Basics 1

Jan 7, 2012 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mounce Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Wednesday in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday in College Station (Ringer Library).


Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Email Introduction 1

Jan 14, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mounce Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Wednesday in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday in College Station (Ringer Library).

Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Email introduction 1

Jan 28, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mounce Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Wednesday in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday in College Station (Ringer Library).

Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Word Introduction 1

Feb 4, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mounce Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Wednesday in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday in College Station (Ringer Library).

Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Excel Introduction 1

Jan 11, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mounce Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Wednesday in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday in College Station (Ringer Library).

Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Computer Basics 2

Jan 9, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 7th.

Reference Desk, 979-209-5600, www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Computer Basics 2

Jan 11, 2013 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes will be held in the front meeting room. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 7th.

Reference Desk, 979-764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Email introduction 2

Jan 16, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Class will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 14th.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class - Email introduction 2

Jan 18, 2013 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Class will be held in the library's front meeting room. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 14th.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Computer Basics 1

Jan 23, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 2 will be held on Friday morning in Bryan (Mounce Library) and on Friday afternoon in College Station (Ringer Library).


Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org



Free class - Computer Basics 2

Jan 25, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab, and classes at Ringer Library will be held in the front meeting room. Part 1 of this class was held on Wednesday, January 23rd. There will not be a separate resume / job search / computer help session at the Mounce Library this week.

Reference Desks (Mounce Library, 979-209-5600; Ringer Library, 979-764-3416); www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Email introduction 2

Jan 30, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes will be held in the upstairs computer lab. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 28th.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class - Email introduction 2

Feb 1, 2013 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)

Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes will be held in the front meeting room. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, January 28th.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free class - Word introduction 2

Feb 6, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes will be held in the upstairs computer lab. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, February 4th.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600, www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - Excel introduction 2

Feb 13, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803)
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Classes at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs computer lab. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, February 11th.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class - Word introduction 2

Feb 8, 2013 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845)

Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. Space is limited, but reservations are not required. Class will be held in the front meeting room. Part 1 of this class was held on Monday, February 4th.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


LJRL Teen Book Club

Jan 9, 2013 4-5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
FREE REFRESHMENTS!
SEE OUR NEWEST BOOKS;
& TALK ABOUT FAVORITE BOOKS OR ONES YOU’VE READ RECENTLY. The club normally meets on the first Wednesday of the month, but we will be meeting on January 9th to not overlap with CSISD's winter break.


Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov, www.bcslibrary.org


Brazos Valley Rhetoric Club

Jan 8, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Informational meeting; guest speaker Nathan Exley

The club will be meeting in GS2, Group Study Room 2, at the back of the library.

http://www.bcsspeechanddebate.com/


Friends of the Bryan College Station Public Library System - board meeting

Jan 8, 2013 4-5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
The Friends of the Library are having a board meeting at 4:00 in Larry J. Ringer Library's front meeting room.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416; Library system director Larry Koeninger, (979) 209-5611; website www.bcslibrary.org


Puppet Practice

Jan 9, 2013 5-6 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Larry Ringer Library will be holding a puppet show ("A Bear's Tail Tale") on January 19th. Rehearsals will be held on January 9th and 16th. If you are interested in being in the show, contact Suzy or Kathy.

Kathy Nixie or Suzy, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Puppet Practice

Jan 16, 2013 01/16/2013

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Larry Ringer Library will be holding a puppet show ("A Bear's Tail Tale") on January 19th. Rehearsals will be held on January 9th and 16th. If you are interested in being in the show, contact Suzy or Kathy.

Kathy Nixie or Suzy, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Puppet Show

Jan 19, 2013 10-11 AM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Puppet show for all ages.

"A Bear's Tail Tale"

Kathy Nixie or Suzy, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Transcendental Meditation Intro

Jan 10, 2013 7 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Introductory talk about transcendental meditation with guest speakers June and David Humphreys

Talk will be held in the library's front meeting room

To RSVP, please click on the link to go to the event's Facebook page and reply there or call the phone number listed on that page.


https://www.facebook.com/events/185124291633388/


Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (Bryan)

Jan 11, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class – Database / Access, Part 2

Feb 22, 2013 10 AM – 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. Part 1 was held on Wednesday, February 20. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class – PowerPoint Introduction, Part 2

Mar 1, 2013 10 AM – 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. Part 1 was held on Wednesday, February 27. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


LJRL Library Reading Group

Jan 17, 2012 6:30 - 7 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Monthly meeting. This month, the group will be discussing "Cutting For Stone" by Abraham Verghese. Doors open at 6:30. If you arrive at 7:00 or later, please come to the door on the end of the building (left corner if you are facing the building).

Peggy, (979) 764-3416


Brazos Valley Jewelry Artists Guild (BVJAG) meeting

Jan 22, 2013 6:30-9 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The Brazos Valley Jewelry Artists Guild montly meeting takes place in the Ringer Library front meeting room. If you arrive after 7, go to the door at the front left corner of the building (if you're facing it).

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Brazos-Valley-Jewelry-Artists-Guild/129655683799656


Ceci's Spanish storytime

Jan 25, 2013 4-5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Come listen to some stories in Spanish. All children and their families are welcome.


Peggy, (979) 764-3416


Babies and Books

Jan 28, 2013 10 AM for walkers, 11 AM for pre-walkers

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Storytime for babies from birth to 18 months old and their caregivers

Mondays, January 28 through April 15,
Walkers at 10 AM, pre-walkers at 11 AM

Peggy, (979) 764-3416


Free class – PowerPoint Introduction, Part 1

Feb 27, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. Part 2 will be held on Friday, March 1. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class – Database / Access, Part 1

Feb 20, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. Part 2 will be held on Friday, February 22. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free class – PowerPoint Introduction, Part 2

Mar 1, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. Part 1 was held on Monday, February 25. Classes are held in the front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


B/CS Public Libraries Closed for MLK Day

Jan 21, 2013 All Day

Carnegie History Center (111 S. Main St., Bryan), Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station)
The Bryan College Station Public Library System will be closed Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We will reopen for our regular hours on Tuesday.

Carnegie History Center, (979) 209-5630; Clara B. Mounce Public Library, (979) 209-5600; Larry J. Ringer Library, (979) 764-3416


Free class – Database / Access, Part 2

Feb 22, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. Part 1 was held on Monday, February 18. Classes are held in the front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free class - Database / Access, Part 1

Feb 18, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. Part 2 will be held on Friday, February 22. Classes are held in the front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Free class - PowerPoint introduction, Part 1

Feb 25, 2013 1-3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. Part 2 will be held on Friday, March 1. Classes are held in the front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Storytime for Young Children

Jan 30, 2013 2 & 3 yrs old at 10 AM, 4 & 5 yrs old at 11 AM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Storytime for young children

Wednesdays, January 30 through April 17,
2 and 3 year olds at 10 AM,4 and 5 year olds at 11 AM

Suzy, (979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


LJRL Anime Club

Jan 31, 2013 3:45 - 5:30 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room.
We usually meet the last Thursday of each month to watch animé videos.

Free refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov, www.bcslibrary.org


Family Storytime

Jan 31, 2013 10:00 AM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Family storytime, Thursdays, January 31 through April 18

All ages welcome.

Peggy or Suzy,(979) 764-3416, www.bcslibrary.org


Mark Troy: Hard-boiled women in crime fiction

Jan 29, 2013 6-7 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845, front meeting room
Local author Mark Troy will talk about hard-boiled women in crime fiction (famous villains and detectives).

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov, www.bcslibrary.org


Free Class (Digital Photography 2)

Nov 14, 2012 1 - 3:30 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Free class in the front meeting room

This class is for those new to digital photography and will cover what makes a photo interesting, the basics of photo composition (how to best frame your shot), and an introduction to photo editing using online editing tools.

Feel free to bring your camera to download some of your pictures to practice editing (time permitting). If you want to save your edited pictures, be sure to bring a flash drive to store them on.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free computer class (internet basics and email fundamentals)

Nov 13, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using internet and email in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Tech Tips Q&A

Nov 14, 2012 5:30 - 7 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
This class is designed to answer questions regarding your personal technology (cell phone, laptop, tablets, etc), which is offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Free computer class (intro to Facebook)

Nov 15, 2012 10 AM - 1 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Create a Facebook account and begin using Facebook to keep in contact with friends and family. Free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the front meeting room.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Free computer class (intro to Facebook)

Nov 15, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Create a Facebook account and begin using Facebook to keep in contact with friends and family. Free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. Class is held in the upstairs computer lab.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Free computer class - Beginner MS Word

Nov 6, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803, upstairs computer lab
Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Free class (Digital Photograph 2)

Nov 7, 2012 1 - 3:30 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Free class in the upstairs computer lab

This class is for those new to digital photography and will cover what makes a photo interesting, the basics of photo composition (how to best frame your shot), and an introduction to photo editing using online editing tools.

Feel free to bring your camera to download some of your pictures to practice editing (time permitting). If you want to save your edited pictures, be sure to bring a flash drive to store them on.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


NO STORYTIME TODAY (RINGER LIBRARY)

Nov 7, 2012 N/A

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
There will be no storytime today at Ringer Library because the voting booths need to be picked up today from yesterday's election. Storytime will resume at its normal time next week.

Youth Services, (979) 764-3416


LJRL Teen Book Club

Nov 7, 2012 4 - 5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
The book club meets on the first Wednesday of the month. Come see our latest teen books, talk about your favorite books or ones you have recently read. We will be in the front meeting room unless the voting booths have not been picked up yet. If the voting booths are still in the front room, we will meet in Group Study Room 2 at the back of the library.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov


NaNoWriMo write-in

Nov 7, 2012 6 - 9 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
People who are participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) will meet to work on their novels. Most write-ins will be on Wednesdays and Sundays, and there are also some on the A&M campus on Tuesdays. Free wi-fi is available at the library. Bring your laptop or bring pen and paper. More information about write-ins can be found at the Bryan+College Station NaNoWriMo regional forum. All ages are welcome to participate in NaNoWriMo. (See the NaNoWriMo Young Writer's Program if you are under 13 or if you are 13 to 17 and would prefer to set your own writing goal).

The regular write-ins are welcome to all participants, ages 13 and up. At least one of the two ML's (municipal liaisons) will be on hand for all events. Most of the regulars are adults (largely college-aged) and a few teens, and the group is good about policing themselves when younger people are around. If you have concerns, talk with Summer or Ted (the ML's) at the beginning of a write-in, or contact them at the NaNoWriMo regional forum or on the BCS WriMos Facebook page.

The write-in will be in the front meeting room unless voting booths are still here; if voting booths are in the front, the writing group will meet at the back of the library.

Information and links to pages mentioned can be found at http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=4924 (the library's NaNoWriMo page)

Kendra, (979) 764-3416


Free computer class (online job search)

Nov 8, 2012 10 AM - 1 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Learn how to search for a job online in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the front meeting room. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Tech Tips Q&A

Nov 8, 2012 4:30 - 6 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
This class is designed to answer questions regarding your personal technology (cell phone, laptop, tablets, etc), which is offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Free computer class (computer basics)

Nov 8, 2012 2 - 4:30 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using a computer in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600; Brad Dressler, Brad.Dressler@techforall.org


Brazos Valley Knitting Guild

Nov 8, 2012 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
monthly meeting

Library, (979) 764-3416; Knitting Guild, http://bvknits.blogspot.com/ or bvknits@yahoo.com


B/CS PUBLIC LIBRARIES CLOSED FOR STAFF DEVELOPMENT

Nov 9, 2012 ALL DAY

Clara B. Mounce Public Library (201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803), Larry J. Ringer Library (1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845), and Carnegie History Center (111 S. Main St., Bryan, TX 77803)
All three locations of the Bryan+College Station Public Library System (Carnegie History Center, Mounce Library, and Ringer Library) will be closed all day for staff development.


Clara B. Mounce Public Library, (979) 209-5600; Larry J. Ringer Library, (979) 764-3416; Carnegie History Center, (979) 209-5630


ESL Program - Bilingual Storytime

Nov 10, 2012 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Join us for a FREE Bilingual Storytelling, featuring storytellers Nancy Lugo and Bobbee Pennington in the 2nd floor meeting room. Bring the whole family!

The Clara B. Mounce Public Library ESL program is made possible through a Texas Reads Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services distributed through the Texas State Library.


Bobbee, (979) 209-5600


NaNoWriMo write-in

Nov 11, 2012 1:30 - 7:30 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
People who are participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) will meet to work on their novels. November 1st is the first official write-in (writing session). Most write-ins will be on Wednesdays and Sundays, and there are also some on the A&M campus on Tuesdays. Free wi-fi is available at the library. Bring your laptop or bring pen and paper. More information about write-ins can be found at www.nanowrimo.org/en/forums/usa-texas-bryan-college-station. The page linked below is the library system's NaNoWriMo page with a list of events and links to related pages. Writing sessions will be in the front meeting room; if you arrive after the library closes (5:30 p.m. on Sundays), go to the door at the end of the building (front left corner if you are facing the building) to be let in.

All ages are welcome to participate in NaNoWriMo. (See http://ywp.nanowrimo.org/ if you are under 13 or if you are 13 to 17 and would prefer to set your own writing goal).

The regular write-ins are welcome to all participants, ages 13 and up. At least one of the two ML's (municipal liaisons) will be on hand for all events. Most of the regulars are adults (largely college-aged) and a few teens, and the group is good about policing themselves when younger people are around. If you have concerns, talk with Summer or Ted (the ML's) at the beginning of a write-in, or contact them at the NaNoWriMo regional forum (first link mentioned) or at the BCS WriMos Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/pages/BCS-Wrimos/103922363009552.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov, or see websites to contact Summer or Ted (the local Municipal Liaisons)


Teen Novel Boot Camp

Nov 6, 2012 4 - 6 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Do you want to write a novel but have no clue where to start? Have you started one but not sure how to finish it? Or you’ve already written a novel, and are wondering: what do I do now? Come to Teen Novel Boot Camp (TNBC). In two hours, you will learn the basics of how to build a novel. You will leave with a clear understanding of the 5 basic plot points of every novel. You will know how to create authentic characters. You will learn techniques used by the pros. PLUS share your work (5 min. per participant) if you wish and receive gentle critique.

Molly Blaisdell, Camp Leader, is a dash of fun, mixed in with some smart cookie and a splash of capable. She’s also the author of 30 books for children, including THE BIG FUZZY COAT (MeeGenius, ebook) and REMBRANDT AND THE BOY WHO DREW DOGS (Barron’s). She adapted an excerpt of Holly Cupala's DON'T BREATHE A WORD (Harper Teen) into a graphic novel available at www.hollycupala.com. Molly's YA novel Plumb Crazy was a semifinalist in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel contest. She inspires artists of all kinds with her weekly blog, Seize the Day (mollyblaisdell.blogspot.com).

Here's one secret to get you started: Make your characters suffer!
Come out and jump start your novel!

This workshop will be in Group Study Room 2 at the back of the library.

Kendra at Larry J. Ringer Library, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov, or Molly Blaisdell at molly@mollyblaisdell.com


"Kyle Tough" author visit: Barbara Donalson Althaus

Nov 3, 2012 3:30 - 5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Meet Barbara Donalson Althaus, author of "Kyle Tough: The Saga of Texas A&M's Rise to Power in Athletics & Agriculture, 1902-1956". Barbara Donalson Althaus is a local author, member of Brazos Writers, and a historian.

"Kyle Tough" tells the story of Edwin Jackson Kyle (the namesake of Kyle Field), athletics 1896-1956, agriculture and agriculture education, education, diplomacy and WWII leading to USAID, the Corps of Cadets standards, and the inspiration of Edwin Kyle's personal trials and how he overcame them.

See the author's website at www.kyletough.com. There will be a book signing at the end of the program. Readers may bring their own copies or may purchase books from the author at the event.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov


Intro to NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)

Oct 24, 2012 6 - 8 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Learn more about NaNoWriMo from the municipal liaisons (leaders) of BCS Wrimos, the regional group for the Bryan College Station area. All ages welcome. More info available at http://www.bcslibrary.org/?page_id=4924

Kendra, (979) 764-3416


Brazos Valley Jewelry Artists Guild

Oct 23, 2012 6 - 8 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library
Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn more or an accomplished jewelry artist we invite you to join us for the Brazos Valley Jewelry Artist Guild (BVJAG) Monthly Meeting.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Margie Mason will teach us how to create a wire-wrapped ring. The ring is adjustable so it will fit any finger. Tool List to bring if you have them: Flat nose pliers, Chain nose pliers, Wire or Flush Cutter, Sharpie marking pen, Steel ruler, Steel Ring mandrel and a rawhide hammer. Also, if you want to twist the wires on one side then a pin vise will be required.


Valerie Purcell, 979-764-6656
www.meetup.com/JewelryArtist-BVJAG/



ESL Class Field Trip

Oct 27, 2012 10 AM - 3 PM

Texas A&M University, Chemistry Building, College Station, TX 77845
Today, we will be meeting at the Texas A&M University Chemistry Building. Contact Bobbee for information about the room number. Registration was Saturday, October 6. We are proud to announce a new ESL program starting this fall. The classes will cover only very basic English phrases for shopping, banking, talking to a doctor, talking to your child's teacher, etc.

Bobbee, (979) 209-5600


Author Visit: Kerrelyn Sparks

Oct 27, 2012 1:30 - 3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Meet Kerrelyn Sparks, author of vampire romance and historical romance novels. Vampire capes and fangs optional. See Kerrelyn's website at www.kerrelynsparks.com for a listing of her books. Readers are welcome to bring books for a signing. There will also be a drawing for a door prize.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov


Spanish Storytime

Oct 26, 2012 4 - 5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Join us for a storytime in Spanish presented by one of our young volunteers.

Peggy, (979) 764-3416


Study Tips for Students

Oct 19, 2012 4 - 5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Wish you could get better grades with less effort? Come attend this seminar with Dr. Bill, "Memory Medic." He will show you what you probably have been doing that makes your learning more difficult than it needs to be. There IS a better way. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Dr. Bill Klemm is a local author and a neuroscience professor in TAMU's College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.


Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov



Free Class - Resume Writing

Oct 9, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn how to write and update your resume in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Online Job Search

Oct 16, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn how to search for a job online in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Computer Basics

Oct 23, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using a computer in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Internet Basics and Email Fundamentals

Oct 30, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using internet and email in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary


Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Computer Basics

Oct 11, 2012 10 AM - 1 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Learn the basics of using a computer in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the front meeting room. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free Class - Internet Basics and Email Fundamentals

Oct 11, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using internet and email in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free Class - Internet Basics and Email Fundamentals

Oct 18, 2012 10 AM - 1 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Learn the basics of using internet and email in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the front meeting room. No reservations necessary.


Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free Class - Beginner Excel

Oct 18, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Beginner MS Word

Oct 25, 2012 10 AM - 1 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the front meeting room. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


Free Class - Resume Writing

Oct 25, 2012 2 - 5 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn how to write and update your resume in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Free Class - Digital Photography 1

Oct 10, 2012 1 - 3 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Free class in the front meeting room; This class is for those new to digital photography and will cover types of cameras, parts of the camera, settings, transferring pictures to your computer, how digital cameras work, basic terms, and what to look for in buying a camera.

Reference Desk, (979) 764-3416


ESL Registration - Library Literacy Program

Oct 6, 2012 10 AM - 12 PM

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
We are proud to announce a new ESL program starting this fall. Classes are free, but space will be limited to 75 ESL students. The ESL students should be adults 18 and up who need beginning & survival level English. The classes will cover only very basic English phrases for shopping, banking, talking to a doctor, talking to your child's teacher, etc.

Registration will be held in the 2nd floor meeting room.

Classes will be held on Saturday mornings.

Bobbee, (979) 209-5600


How to save money at the grocery store

Oct 6, 2012 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
How to save money at the grocery store without coupons

presented by Whitney Sparks

free program, in the library's upstairs meeting room

Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600


Brazos Valley Knitting Guild meeting

Oct 11, 2012 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
The Brazos Valley Knitting Guild (BVKG) is a local guild in the College Station and Bryan area. The group meets on the second Thursday of the month. The group consists of fiber enthusiasts that meet, share knitting/crocheting ideas, and learn new fiber arts techniques.

Library, (979) 764-3416;
Knitting Guild, bvknits@yahoo.com