- Job Center at the Library
Oct. 26, 12:30PM-6, 4:30PM
The Library presents a free service for unemployed or underemployed individuals to receive one-on-one assistance to enhance their employment skills. The session will focus on job search strategies, interviewing skills, resume development, and instruction on basic computer skills. The Job Center is made possible by the Robert & Toni Bader Charitable Foundation and Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.
- ABC's of Diabetes
Oct. 26, 1:30PM-6, 3:30PM
Adults with diabetes or pre-diabetes along with family members and friends are invited to this four-part series accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. It includes instruction on medications, nutrition, exercise, monitoring, complications and available community resources. Class members will participate in individual consultations with a registered dietitian, registered nurse and health educator. Register by calling 221-2094 or online at www.mchd.com/diabetes.
- Fall Cooking Workshops: Quirky Cooking, Healthy Cooking with Unusual Ingredients
College Avenue Branch
Oct. 26, 2:00PM
Adults are invited to join the tasty journey into the world of unfamiliar ingredients. From quinoa to miso and farroh, learn how these and other foods fit into a healthy meal plan. This two-hour workshop includes live demonstrations, food tasting and a lecture presented by Nutrition Services of the Marion County Public Health Department.
- Introduction to Ancestry Library Edition
Oct. 26, 2:00PM-6, 4:00PM
Adults are invited to start the journey toward discovering their family history with an introduction to Ancestry Library Edition. By the end of the class they will be able to explore Ancestry’s Learning Center; do a basic search of the Card Catalog, Historical Records, U.S. Census and Immigration databases; open a Family Tree posted by another Ancestry user; collect records by printing, saving to a flash drive and emailing to oneself; and locate and print family history forms. Before taking this class, participants should have experience using a keyboard, mouse and websites. Register for this class, to be held in the Computer Training Lab, by visiting Eventbrite at http://ancestryclassindypl.eventbrite.com/