United Way, an accredited I.R.S.-V.I.T.A. agency, returns to Rodman Library to prepare taxes for the community.
The VITA Program generally offers free tax help to people who make $50,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation to qualified individuals.
Please call 330-994-0888 to make an appointment for this free service. (jmh)
Partnering with Alliance City Schools after-school Navigators program. (jm)
Who is helping give out half a million free books across America on April 23rd?
World Book Night U.S. is an ambitious campaign to give thousands of free, specially printed paperbacks to light or nonreaders across America on one day. Volunteer book lovers help promote reading by going out into their communities and sharing free copies of books they love. The mission of World Book Night is to seek out those without the means or access to printed books.
Due to Your Library being a buzzin' place, the first session of this class will take place on March 11 in the Gallery between the Auditorium and the Children's Programming Room.
Note: It's no joke: the April 1 class will take place in the Children's Programming Room.
Celebrate Historic Preservation month with Doing Historic Preservation In Alliance - Round 2, or, Still plugging away. Martha McClaugherty will review the differences between National Landmarks, listing on the National Register of Historic Places and local designations, the work of the Alliance Historic Preservation Commission and the activities of the Alliance Area Preservation Society. Sponsored by the Alliance Historical Society, the program is free and open to the public. -klp
Do you like to create with words? Or have something written that you want to share with others? A new writers’ group meets at the main library on the 2nd Monday of each month in the Conference Room. Our next meeting is Monday, Mar. 10, at 5:30 p.m. No registration is needed. For more information call 330-821-2665, ext. 208.
The knitting class for beginners will meet in the Conference Room this evening, January 21, 2014
Learn the basics of the Internet: terminology, navigation, browser options and some sites of interest.
Prior experience with using a mouse is preferred.
Become familiar with Word through an overview of this program and its functions. Learn the basics of word processing, how to copy and paste, cut and paste, insert date, time and page numbers, plus how to format a document and use templates.
Attendance at Windows Basics or prior experience with Windows is preferred.