2 More Classes Added to October’s Schedule!

Fall Fun in Western New York!

There are many activities taking place this fall in the Western New York region, which range from educational, inspirational, and/or just plain fun. In this class, participants will explore Web-based resources for locating seasonal activities and events in the area, as well as online event calendars, maps, and local accommodations and eating establishments, which will make planning excursions easier and more enjoyable.

 

**You must be able to use a mouse for this class**

 

  • Wednesday October 12, 2012 from 11am-12pm
  • Taught by Michelle La Voie, Reference Librarian

 

 

Explore Special Library and Archival Collections in the WNY Region

There are many unique library and archival collections in our local region. This class will introduce participants with an interest in history, genealogy, philosophy, sociology, or just a general curiosity, to a variety of rich collections in the Western New York area.

 

**You must be able to use a mouse for this class**

 

  • Wednesday October 24, 2012 from 11am-12pm
  • Taught by Michelle La Voie, Reference Librarian

Part Time Librarian Opening at James Prendergast Library

The James Prendergast Library located in Jamestown, NY seeks an energetic, knowledgeable, service-oriented librarian to provide Adult Service and reference assistance 20 – 25 hours per week, including in-person, phone, and email reference. Programming, collection development, and other professional duties will be required. This position is primarily evening and weekend reference work.

Qualifications

MLS or MLIS from an ALA accredited program preferred but will accept current MLIS students or Bachelor Degree in related area; strong public service orientation; working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and a wide variety of electronic databases and technology applications; excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills. Must be available immediately.

Compensation
This part-time position pays $15.00/hour for MLIS, $10.00/hour for MLIS students and Bachelor Degree, with eligibility to join the NYS Retirement System.

Additional Information.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Apply to
Apply via email with a meaningful cover letter and your resume as Word or pdf attachments to bacaswell@cclslib.org

October 2012 Computer Classes

Olean Public Library’s Public Computing Center

Course Descriptions

Call the Reference Desk at (716) 372-0200 to sign up

Space is limited

 

October 2012

 

 

Computer Basics

This class is designed for the new computer user.  This hands-on class starts “at the beginning.”  Students are guided through basic computer terminology, turning the computer on and off properly and using a mouse.

  • Thursday October 11, 2012 from 7-8pm
  • Taught by Christina Lopez, JCC instructor

 

 

PowerPoint Basics

At the end of this class you will learn how to add slides, text, and change the background colors of a PowerPoint presentation.

**You must be able to use a mouse for this class**

  • Thursday October 18, 2012 from 7-8pm
  • Taught by Christina Lopez, JCC instructor

 

 

Digital Photo Editing

Learn how to edit images images using free online editors. Learn how to “erase” lines, remove red eye, add text and shapes, and even merge photos.

**Must be able to use a mouse for this class**

  • Thursday October 25th, 2012 from 7-8pm
  • Taught by Christina Lopez, JCC instructor

Summer Jobs Available at Camp Turner

Now Hiring

Overnight

Summer Camp Staff June 29 – August 19

Archery Instructor

Horseback Riding Instructors

Counseling Assistants / Support Staff

Male Cabin Counselors

Registered Nurse (July 29-August 3)

Camp Turner is a resident summer camp for boys and girls from ages 7 to 16. The camp is located inside Allegany State Park about 90 minutes from Buffalo, New York. We hire summer staff to teach character and Catholic values, care for the physical and emotional needs of campers, lead activities, and perform camp maintenance functions.

CampTurner.com

716-354-4555

The Diocese of Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all candidates for employment. Top salaries offered for certified teachers.