Jackson, WY- Could you use some new tunes to get you in the holiday mood? How about a new recipe book to spice up your holiday menu? Are you looking for holiday movies, literary stocking stuffers or other great gift ideas?
The Teton County Library’s Friends Book Nook will be offering a smorgasbord of great deals on holiday books, music CDs and DVDs throughout December. The Friends, the library’s group of dedicated volunteers, have been sifting through books and other donations all year to create an enticing, diverse collection of holiday-themed materials. For current Book Nook hours, visit http://www.tclib.org/friends. Proceeds from Book Nook sales of pre-loved books, CDs and DVDs benefit the library.
The Friends also seek generous volunteers and bibliophiles to help staff the Book Nook. To volunteer at the Book Nook or learn about making book donations, contact Lokey Lytjen, Community Programs Coordinator, 307-733-2164, ext. 255, . Teton County Library is online at http://www.tclib.org, call us at 307.733.2164, or visit us at 125 Virginian Lane, Jackson WY, 83001.
Does your new iPhone look cool but drive you crazy because you’re not sure how it works? Want to back up your family photos for safekeeping? Thinking about finally organizing your music library?
If you’ve got a computer headache, curiosity or question, Teton County Library’s Personal PC Computer Tutor might be able to help. Bring your own laptop or use a library laptop set up for demonstrations to meet with a computer instructor. Available for up to one hour per week of one-on-one, free assistance, the tutor can help you learn about email, Microsoft Office programs, blogging, digital camera file management, iTunes and iPod, and more.
Some computer tutor success stories include showing a client how to use a voice-to-text translator, helping a business owner prepare a professional PowerPoint, and assisting a parent with creating a child’s yearbook entry in Word.
Although the service is not currently available for Mac users, it is available in both English and Spanish. To reserve a spot, call 733-2164 ext. 238 or email . For a session in Spanish, call 733-2164 ext. 237 or email . The library also offers up to 24 introductory computer classes a month on everything from blogging to Excel. Click on the Calendar tab to see the full slate of classes.