Library News & Notes

Capt. William Hilton is Docking Soon ... at a Branch Library Near You

Come meet explorer Captain William Hilton. He will share his adventures along the Carolina coast 350 years ago with all ages in this free BDC@ The Branches local history program. Learn about Capt. Hilton's life, discoveries, and the beginnings of colonial South Carolina with living historian Dwayne Pickett.

Three Opportunities to Catch Capt. Hilton in Port:

BDC@ Beaufort Branch, Sat., May 18th, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
BDC@ Lobeco Branch, Sat., June 15th, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
BDC@ Bluffton Branch, Wed., June 26th, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

What Computer Classes Would YOU Like to See at the Library?

Microsoft Office- Word, Powerpoint, Excel
31% (31 votes)
Macintosh Computers
18% (18 votes)
Adobe- Photoshop, Dreamweaver
25% (25 votes)
3D Animation- Poser 9, Daz 3D
8% (8 votes)
Film- iMovie, Final Cut Pro
6% (6 votes)
How to Search the Internet
3% (3 votes)
How to Use the Library Databases- Consumer Reports, Mayo Health Clinic, and more
8% (8 votes)
Total votes: 99

New Computer Classes Offered at the St. Helena Branch

The St. Helena Branch library is offering a few new computer classes for adults in May!
Microsoft Word Basics, May 16, 10:00am-11:30am Have you always wanted to learn how to create letters, labels, and cards in Microsoft Word? Now is your chance to explore this program and learn font manipulation, paragraph alignment, and line spacing. Class is open to 10 students ages 18+, sign up today by calling 255-6547!
Intro to Mac Computers, May 8 6:00pm-7:30pm and May 28 10:30am-12pm
Come by and learn how to use a Mac computer! Very different than Windows, we will cover how to find your documents, the look of the desktop, the dock, and how to surf the internet using Safari. Class is open to 4 students each session ages 18+, sign up starting May 1 by calling 255-6547!Read More...

Do you own a 'smart' device?

Yes, I have an iPad.
30% (25 votes)
Yes, I have an iPhone.
20% (17 votes)
Yes, I have a Kindle/Nook/Surface tablet.
24% (20 votes)
Yes, I have an Android.
14% (12 votes)
Yes, I have a Windows Phone.
1% (1 vote)
No, but I would really like one someday.
10% (8 votes)
Total votes: 83
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