Adults

Computer Basics Class Part 1

Computer Basics, Part I 

Scared of computers? Many people are. This is because they are not easy to use, but once you master a few key activities, they can become your best friend and be really useful.

If you’ve never had to use a computer before, the time to start learning is now! 

Topics Covered
•Standard computer hardware: Monitor, Tower Computer Case, Mouse, and Keyboard;

•Basic keyboard layout and functions;
•Using the mouse;
•The Desktop (aka what is all this stuff on the screen?!);
•Opening & Closing Programs.

Date: 
Monday, September 9, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:00am

A Caring Experience with Jack Kile

A Caring Experience
Wednesday, Sept. 18
6:30 p.m.
Oshkosh Public Library
Lower level meeting room

Jack Kile talks about his experiences as a hospice volunteer and his use of humor and song to create happy and contented moments for patients and their families. His book, Hospice, Humor, Music and More: A Volunteer’s Perspective, features poignant yet uplifting stories of the people he has helped to focus on the positive aspects of life.
Books available for purchase and signing at the event.

Date: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 6:30pm

Destination Greece

Destination: Greece
Wednesday, Sept. 11
6:30 p.m.
Oshkosh Public Library
Lower level meeting room

Veteran travelers Valerie and Wayne Graczyk share photos and stories highlighting the fascinating history, beautiful islands and friendly people that made their trip to Greece the travel experience of a lifetime. The Graczyks operate Someday Travel, write a monthly travel column and blog about their trips at www.somedaytravel.com.

Date: 
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 6:30pm

Help, Hope & Healing with Leslie Raddatz

Help, Hope & Healing
Monday, Sept. 9
6:30 p.m.
Oshkosh Public Library
Lower level meeting room

Local author Leslie Raddatz, a survivor of childhood abuse, recounts her journey from victim to survivor and shows how recognizing and treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can lead to healing and hope. Her book and presentation deal with PTSD not only among military veterans, but those who have experienced traumatic events of all kinds.

Date: 
Monday, September 9, 2013 - 6:30pm

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