Library Corner: Community Legal Forum to focus on identity theft
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The library along with the Bradley County Bar Association will be hosts for a Community Legal Forum on May 7 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Room. The forum will focus on “Identity Theft and Scams: How to Avoid Them and What to Do If You’re a Victim.”

The forum is open to the public and admission is free. Although seating is first-come, first-served, all who plan to attend are urged to contact the library at 472-2163, ext. 126, to assure space remains available.

The adult summer reading program, “Groundbreaking Reads,” officially begins May 1 and will continue through July 30. Sign up is available at the Non-Fiction Desk located on the second floor of the library.

The Friends of the Library Association is again sponsoring this event.

There will be various programs provided during the summer for patrons to attend focusing on antique treasures, archaeology, gardening and even a Japanese language and culture course.

For a list of dates and programs, stop by the library or check us out at our website.

A prize drawing will be held in August for those patrons who complete their summer reading log and/or attend any of the programs.

Computer classes for May are now available for registration. Stop by the Non-Fiction Desk to reserve your spot. A $5 cash deposit is required and will be returned at the last class.

Basic Computer: April 29 and May 1, 10 a.m. to noon, May 14 and 16, 3 to 5 p.m.; Intermediate Computers: May 28 and 30, 3 to 5 p.m.; Beginning Email: May 6 and 8, 10 a.m. to noon; Excel: May 20-23, 3to 5 p.m.; Beginning Internet: May 13 and 15, 10 a.m. to noon; PowerPoint: May 7 and 9, 3 to 5 p.m.; Word: April 30 and May 2, 3 to 5 p.m.

All EBook reader classes will from noon to 2 p.m. on May 4 Amazon Kindle; May 10 B & N Nook; May 18 Apple Devices; and May 24 Android Devices.

Effective immediately, the library will be accepting all major credit cards to pay fines and purchase Book, magazines and tapes from the FOLA Book Nook at the Circulation Desk.

There are still a few spots available for the Mother Daughter Tea on May 11. Call today for reservations at 472-2163, ext. 124.

Teens will be meeting for Books to the Big Screen April 30 at 4:30 p.m. to discuss “Ella Enchanted,” by Gail Carson Levine. This event will be held in the Teen Zone Area.

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