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Overview of Windows 10

2019-06-13 14:30:00 2019-06-13 16:30:00 America/Chicago Overview of Windows 10 St. Charles Public Library

Thursday, June 13
2:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-13 14:30:00 2019-06-13 16:30:00 America/Chicago Overview of Windows 10 Curious about the new Windows 10 operating system from Microsoft? St. Charles Public Library

St. Charles Public Library

Technology Center

Curious about the new Windows 10 operating system from Microsoft?

Learn why and how to convert into Windows 10 properly. Get tips and tricks on how to make Windows 10 easier to use, including organizing the new start menu and finding your old Windows 7 favorite features. Hear suggestions that will enhance your Windows 10 upgrade experience and help you avoid mistakes. This class is designed for users who are already familiar with Windows 7, Windows 8 or 8.1 and are thinking about upgrading or have tried and still need some help. Class is two 2-hour sessions that must be taken in succession. Prerequisite: Computer & Internet Basics. REGISTERING FOR DAY ONE AUTOMATICALLY REGISTERS YOU FOR BOTH DAYS. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. MUST BE A ST. CHARLES LIBRARY CARDHOLDER TO REGISTER.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Tech Class |

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St. Charles Public Library

Phone: 630-584-0076
Fax: 630-584-9262

Hours
Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
1 South 6th Avenue
St. Charles
IL 60174
Tel: 630-584-0076

St. Charles Public Library serves a population of approximately 55,092 residents of the Fox River Valley community of St. Charles, Illinois, 35 miles west of Chicago. Although connected to the city by a commuter rail line in nearby Geneva, St. Charles strives to retain its small town heritage. The Library, with a total collection of  approximately 400,000 items, offers a wide variety of information and recreational reading to meet the expectations of both the general public and local businesses. In addition, the Library maintains a full calendar of programs to both entertain and educate children and adults alike.


About the library

St. Charles Public Library serves a population of approximately 55,092 residents of the Fox River Valley community of St. Charles, Illinois, 35 miles west of Chicago. Although connected to the city by a commuter rail line in nearby Geneva, St. Charles strives to retain its small town heritage. The Library, with a total collection of  approximately 400,000 items, offers a wide variety of information and recreational reading to meet the expectations of both the general public and local businesses. In addition, the Library maintains a full calendar of programs to both entertain and educate children and adults alike.

Upcoming events

Mon, Nov 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Mon, Nov 18, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Play, sing, dance, and move with us!

Tue, Nov 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
How could two misanthropic brothers who never left home, were high school dropouts, and made a living as bicycle mechanics have figured out the secret of manned flight?

Tue, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn additional spreadsheet features including: graphing, more functions, cell notes, templates, and protection.

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
This cooking program will explore the preparing, making, and tasting the five mother sauces.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Nov 20, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Behind-the-Scenes Library Tour, led by director Edith Craig.

Wed, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn additional spreadsheet features including: graphing, more functions, cell notes, templates, and protection.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Come create your own beautiful arts & crafts masterpiece in our open crafts session!

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Join us to play games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, and other modern games.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Find the right preschool for your child.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Nov 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
We will learn by doing! This is an interactive, independent program where students grades 1-3 will work together to create and learn.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
People of all abilities -- and their families, friends, and caregivers -- are invited to socialize and play cards and board games in a relaxed setting.

Thu, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bisbee Room
Great Decisions is America’s largest discussion program on world affairs.

Fri, Nov 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
See how Art and Science go together to make amazing Art projects! Check out awesome ways to learn all about the world of Science using Art!
This event is full

Fri, Nov 22, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Youth Services
Stop by and build with KEVA planks. Make crazy structures or see if you can build the tallest tower!

Sat, Nov 23, 9:15am - 12:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Family Bilingual Story Time is presented in both English and Spanish. Participen del programa bilingüe para la familia en inglés y español.

Sat, Nov 23, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
The Princeton Review offers a stress-free sneak peek at the ACT® in a realistic testing environment. Register

Mon, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Business Librarian Chris Flood welcomes TUG Career Services.

Wed, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library closes early due to the holiday

Thu, Nov 28, All day
Library closed due to the holiday

Fri, Nov 29, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Youth Services
The T-Rex is stopping by for a visit! Take your picture or just say hello.

Fri, Nov 29, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Youth Services
Stop by and build with KEVA planks. Make crazy structures or see if you can build the tallest tower!

Mon, Dec 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Services
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Mon, Dec 02, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
A playtime for meeting other children and caregivers!

Mon, Dec 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Family Bilingual Story Time is presented in both English and Spanish. Participen del programa bilingüe para la familia en inglés y español.

Tue, Dec 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Tue, Dec 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 03, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Interactive story time for independent children who have not yet entered kindergarten including songs, stories, and play.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Come create your own beautiful arts & crafts masterpiece in our open crafts session!

Tue, Dec 03, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Wed, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Wed, Dec 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 04, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Meet us at the top of the coconut tree for this awesome day full of ABCs!

Wed, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bisbee Room
Finance Committee Meeting, 7:00 pm Policy Committee Meeting, 7:30 pm

Thu, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement

Thu, Dec 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Helen Gale Story Room
We will learn by doing! Please only register for one date. This same exact program is offered on three different dates to help accommodate all participants.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Bisbee Room
Meeting

Thu, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Small business owners can get end-of-year tax tips from Harry Eng.

Fri, Dec 06, 9:00am - 7:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
All children's materials must go! Books, movies, audio, games, and much more. Just in time for the holidays.

Fri, Dec 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Do you love to create works of art? This program will introduce you to a few of the many great artists in history. We will then use these artists as our inspiration to create our own masterpieces!
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Get in the holiday spirit with an Ugly Sweater Cake! A professional baker will teach you how to cover your own mini sweater cake with fondant icing and make festive decorations. Register

Sat, Dec 07, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
All children's materials must go! Books, movies, audio, games, and much more. Just in time for the holidays.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Mon, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
A playtime for meeting other children and caregivers!

Mon, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Business Librarian Chris Flood welcomes TUG Career Services.

Tue, Dec 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bisbee Room
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Tue, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Tue, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 10, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Interactive story time for independent children who have not yet entered kindergarten including songs, stories, and play.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
Every second Tuesday of the month get loud and geek out with anime, snacks, and activities! Cosplay is always welcome. DROP IN

Tue, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bisbee Room
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Tue, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Looking for an outstanding, holiday appetizer? Create a charcuterie board!
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Wed, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Become a scientist! Hypothesize, build and test wacky science experiments.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Join us to play games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, and other modern games.

Wed, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Monthly Meeting of Library Board

Thu, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement

Thu, Dec 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Dec 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Children and adults decorate a cookie together! Please register everyone attending.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bisbee Room
Meeting

Thu, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Nani?! Middle schoolers have their own night of anime! Each month we will watch anime while sampling some Asian snacks.

Thu, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
“Venezuela La Verdad,” suitable for English speakers, won Best Feature Documentary & Best of Festival at Spain's 2019 Fusion Film Festival. It now has been nominated for an Emmy for Best Documentary.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Children will listen to a story then create an exciting art project.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 14, 9:15am - 12:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Sat, Dec 14, 9:30am - 11:00am
Behind-the-Scenes Library Tour, led by director Edith Craig.

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Family Bilingual Story Time is presented in both English and Spanish. Participen del programa bilingüe para la familia en inglés y español.

Sun, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra's acclaimed Chamber Music Institute presents the Sterling Brass Quintet and the Maud Powell String Quartet as they perform classical chamber works.

Mon, Dec 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Mon, Dec 16, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
A playtime for meeting other children and caregivers!

Tue, Dec 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Carnegie Community Room
Northern lights soar above a cozy winter cottage nestled in a pine forest.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Northern lights soar above a cozy winter cottage nestled in a pine forest.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Interactive story time for independent children who have not yet entered kindergarten including songs, stories, and play.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Study for finals with us! Free pizza, snacks, and drinks provided courtesy of the Friends of the St. Charles Public Library. We stay open until 10:00 p.m. for the late night crammers. DROP IN

Tue, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Wed, Dec 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement!

Wed, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve
Children are invited to hear stories and make nature crafts at the Creek Bend Nature Center at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve.

Wed, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and movement.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 18, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Study for finals with us! Free pizza, snacks, and drinks provided courtesy of the Friends of the St. Charles Public Library. We stay open until 10:00 p.m. for the late night crammers. DROP IN