Bailey Cove Branch Library

How to use a flash drive

Location: Showers Center Library
Date: Friday, May 28, 2010 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

One-hour demonstration for beginner computer users; requires basic computer experience

Social Networking

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 (All day)

This class will cover Linkedin, Twitter, MySpace and Facebook. Students will be able to sign up for a free account during class and how to work with each site will be covered. Requires Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Basic Publisher

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Desktop publishing program, design newsletters, create greeting cards, signs, letterheads, business cards, flyers and more.

Fundamentals of Good Fiction

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, June 26, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Do you understand POV? (It stands for "point of view.") What about "Show, Don't Tell"? Do you know what a dialog tag is and how to use it?  Discuss these and other essential building blocks of your novel.

Speaker: Kira Sinclair

Plotting and Pacing Your Novel

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Friday, June 25, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:30am

How do you decide what happens in your novel? Do you have enough plot to carry you to the end? Is there too much going on? How do you keep the action going and your readers turning pages?  Learn these essentials to fiction writing.

Speaker: Lynn Raye Harris

Conflict and Emotion: The Heart of the Story

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, June 19, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:30am

What drives your story? What drives your characters? Go beyond plot to the real heart of your story.

Speaker: Linda Winstead Jones

Creating Compelling Characters

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Friday, June 18, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:30am

The best plot in the world will fall flat without characters your readers love (or love to hate). Learn to create realistic, three-dimensional characters readers will never forget.

Speakers: Rhonda Nelson and Kimberly Lang

Health Sites for Seniors

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

This class explores websites dedicated to senior's health, drug interaction sites and more.

Windows 2

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, April 20, 2010 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Getting around in the Windows XP computer operating system.

Bailey Cove Library Open House

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Sunday, April 11, 2010 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

The Friends of the Bailey Cove Library invite the public to join them for an Open House on Sunday, April 11, at 1 p.m., at the Bailey Cove Branch Library, 1409 Weatherly Plaza. The Friends Officers will be on hand to discuss what the Friends organization does to support the library. Come enjoy coffee, punch, and cake and register for a door prize. The Open House will be followed by a lecture by Dr. Jennifer Garlen, “From Hannibal to Hollywood: Mark Twain on the Silver Screen” at 2 p.m.

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