March Events at ACL

We are in final stages of launching a brand-new website for Asotin County Library! That’s why our current Event Calendar looks pretty bare. Please follow us on Facebook to know what’s happening at the Library this month.

Soon you’ll be able to discover a world of knowledge on our new site! Our user-friendly platform will enhance your library experience, providing seamless access to a wealth of information, events, and services.

Stay tuned for a digital space that fosters learning, collaboration, and the joy of reading for all!

 

February Events at ACL

We are in final stages of launching a brand-new website for Asotin County Library! That’s why our current Event Calendar looks pretty bare. Please follow us on Facebook to know what’s happening at the Library this month.

Soon you’ll be able to discover a world of knowledge on our new site! Our user-friendly platform will enhance your library experience, providing seamless access to a wealth of information, events, and services.

Stay tuned for a digital space that fosters learning, collaboration, and the joy of reading for all!

Computer & Zoom Workshops

Asotin County Library is among 215 public libraries nationwide awarded funding by the Public Library Association (PLA) this year to conduct digital literacy workshops using new Digitallearn.org resources.

Asotin County Library’s workshop efforts will focus training and resources to help individuals access online information easily and safely.

Digital Navigators will help individuals utilize these resources in upcoming workshops at the Library.

  • Computer Basics (Windows 10)
    5:30pm – Monday, November 6 
    Learn how to navigate the Windows 10 operating system, manage applications using the task manager, find and manage files and folders, save and delete files and more.
  • Video Conferencing Basics (Zoom)
    5:30pm – Monday, December 11 
    Learn how to create an account on a popular video conferencing platform (Zoom) and build confidence when using features of the platform in an online meeting.

Snacks will be provided at each workshop. Participants will be entered into a drawing for BOSE wireless headphones!

Registration is not required. Please contact Erin Kolb at 509-758-5454 or adultservices@aclib.org with questions.

Fine Print
Participants from any ACL, PLA & AT&T workshop can be entered in the BOSE headphones drawing. One entry per person. Drawing will be held December 14. Winner must be able to pick up their prize at Asotin County Library.

Cybersecurity & Internet Basics Workshops

Asotin County Library is among 215 public libraries nationwide awarded funding by the Public Library Association (PLA) this year to conduct digital literacy workshops using new Digitallearn.org resources.

Asotin County Library’s workshop efforts will focus training and resources to help individuals access online information easily and safely.

Digital Navigators from the Library will help individuals utilize these resources in upcoming workshops that will be conducted in-person at various locations in Asotin County.

Workshops currently scheduled:

Cybersecurity Basics
1:00pm on Wednesday, September 13 at Veterans Outreach Center, 829 15th St, Clarkston
10:00am on Thursday, September 14 at Valley Community & Senior Center, 549 5th St, Clarkston
5:30pm on Monday, September 18 at Asotin County Library, 417 Sycamore St, Clarkston

Internet Basics
1:00pm on Wednesday, October 11 at Veterans Outreach Center, 829 15th St, Clarkston
10:00am on Thursday, October 12 at Valley Community & Senior Center, 549 5th St, Clarkston
5:30pm on Monday, October 16 at Asotin County Library, 417 Sycamore St, Clarkston

Coffee & donuts will be served at each workshop. Participants will earn a certificate of completion and be entered in a drawing for BOSE wireless headphones!

Registration is not required. Please contact Erin Kolb at 509-758-5454 or adultservices@aclib.org with questions.

Fine Print
Participants from any ACL, PLA & AT&T workshop can be entered in the BOSE headphones drawing. One entry per person. Drawing will be held December 14. Winner must be able to pick up their prize at Asotin County Library.

Wine & Wisdom at Basalt Cellars

Wine & Wisdom, a long-standing library program in partnership with Humanities Washington and Basalt Cellars, returns in August

Tuesdays at 6:30pm at Basalt Cellars, 906 Port Drive, Clarkston

Registration is not required for in-person events.

If you have any questions, please contact Erin Kolb, adult services librarian at 509-758-5454 or email adultservices@aclib.org.

 

Help Us Improve Our Website

Please help us understand how you use the library’s website and how you would like it to function in the future.

This survey will be used in developing the new website design and structure. Results will only be viewed by the website project manager and the library project team.

CLICK TO TAKE THE SHORT SURVEY!

Project made possible with generous donations to the Friends of Asotin County Library on Library Giving Day.

THANK YOU!

Virtual Talks From Bestselling Authors


Asotin County Library Speakers Consortium

How It Works:

  • Register for an event that interests you.
  • Check your email for the event link.
  • Event time! Join event with your link.
  • Sit back and enjoy a hosted conversation!

Your video and mic are not enabled, but you can type questions for the host to ask the presenter.

Events are recorded, so if you cannot attend the live event you can watch it at your convenience.

Upcoming Speakers

Past Speakers

Please contact Erin Kolb, adult services librarian, with any questions at adultservices@aclib.org or 509-758-5454.

 

Brought to you in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium.

Free Google Courses

Google Courses – Docs, Sheets and Slides
Anna Aldous, instructor
Dates Vary; Time 6:00 – 8:00pm at Downtown Library | Community Room

Interested in learning how to use Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides? These fun and FREE programs will take your technology skills to a whole new level.

Basic computer skills helpful and laptops can be provided (up to 10 available). You must have a Gmail account to participate. If you need help creating an account, please visit with library staff.

Google Slides REGISTER
April 3, 4, 5, 10, 11 from 6:00-8:00pm
Use Google Slides to create online slideshows.

Google Sheets
March 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 from 6:00-8:00pm
Use Google Sheets to create and edit online spreadsheets.

Google Docs 
February 21, 22, 27, 28 and March 1 from 6:00-8:00pm
Use Google Docs to create, and collaborate on online documents.

Contact Erin Kolb, adult services librarian with any questions at 509-758-5454 or adultservices@aclib.org