DW – Library Resources (LTTC)

The Dalton-Whitfield Library will be offering a Library Resources (eBooks, digital magazines, and digital audiobooks) course this May. Registration is required and limited to 15 people per class. To register, visit the Learning and Technology Training Center’s Schedule.

Classes being offered:

Library Resources: eBooks- May 12th at 10am-12pm.
Library Resources: Zinio and OneClickDigital – May 14th at 10am-12pm.

For more information about the classes, check out the class descriptions.

You must be 16 or older to register and take classes at the Learning and Technology Training Center.

DW – Computer Basics (LTTC)

The Dalton-Whitfield Library will be offering a Computer Basics course this May. Registration is required and limited to 15 people per class. To register, visit the Learning and Technology Training Center’s Schedule.

Classes being offered:

Computer Basics: Getting Started – May 6th at 10am-12pm.
Computer Basics: Internet and E-mail – May 8th at 10am-12pm.
Computer Basics: Google Drive -May 13th at 10am-12pm.
Intermediate Computer Skills – May 15th at 10am-12pm.

For more information about the classes, check out the class descriptions.

You must be 16 or older to register and take classes at the Learning and Technology Training Center.

DW – Words for Work / Palabras para Trabajar

Words for Work / Palabras para Trabajar

WfW English

Words for Work is dedicated to providing job training and English Language Development for Latinos.

Skill Modules:

  • Basic computer skills
  • Understanding the American Workplace
  • Job searching
  • Effective communication
  • Becoming a successful employee
  • Healthcare (optional)
  • Construction (optional)
  • Basic Math

About:

  • Employees who would like to improve their English can register to participate in the program.
  • The program is designed to help improve communication in the workplace between English and Spanish speaking workers and customers.
  • Employers who would like to learn more about the program for their employees can contact the LTTC for more information.

For more information about the program or to register, please contact Marlen Rodriguez at 706-876-2504 or rodriguezm@ngrl.org

DW – Palabras para Trabajar / Words for Work

¡Le invitamos a registrarse en el programa Palabras Para Trabajar!

Palabras para Trabajar

Si a usted le gustaría tener una trabajo en instituciones médicas, en construcción, o aprender inglés para el trabjabo, podemos ayudar.

¿Como puede ayudarle Palabras para Trabajar?

Nuevas habilidades
Registrándose en Palabras para Trabajar, aprenderá:
- Como usar una computadora
- Habilidades importantes para desempeñar su trabajo
- Vocabulario en inglés relacionado con el trabajo

Aserca de Palabras para Trabajar
Para su conveniencia:
- Las clases serán gratis
- Los materiales del curso serán proveídos gratis
- Las clases será ofercido en la Biblioteca del Condado Dalton-Whitfield
- El horario de las clases será conveniente a usted.
- El programa estará disponible en Mayo, 2014

Si a usted le gustaría saber mas aserca de esta programa o registrase en Palabras para Trabajar, por favor comuníquese con Marlen Rodriguez (706) 876-2504.

Biblioteca del Condado Dalton-Whitfield
Learning and Training Technology Center
310 Cappes Street
Dalton, GA 30720
706-876-1360

DW – Teens Make it Your Library

Dalton-Whitfield Library hosts Make it Your Library: May 1st @ 5:30pm

Do you want book clubs? Study nights? Crafts every week? Movies on a different day (or different movies!)? Art displays? Minecraft or other video games? Other events?

We want to know so that we can make it happen! Drop by the library on May 1st at 5:30 to tell the library your ideas on how to make the library somewhere you’d like to visit. Also help us name our summer reading programs and learn about our plans for that.

Interested teens may then find out more information about joining the Teen Advisory Group and earning community service.

DW – Volunteer Open Reception

Dalton-Whitfield is looking for new volunteers! Reception: April 29th at 5:30pm

Interested in volunteering at Dalton-Whitfield Library? If you’re over 18 and interested, come to our volunteer reception! This is your opportunity to chat with the library departments and find out what opportunities you might enjoy. Options include Summer Reading Registration, shelving, program help, and more.

Drop by on April 29th to find out more. Ask at the circulation between now and then to pick up the information packets. We look forward to seeing you!

NGRL – Library Resource Training

The library system is getting awesome digital services! We offer eBooks, digital magazines, and digital audiobooks. If you’re interested in using them but want to learn how, come to one of our training sessions with your device, library card, and PIN number.

Calhoun-Gordon eBook training: May 7th at 4:00pm. Registration is not required.
Dalton-Whitfield eBook Training: May 12th at 10:00am. Registration is required through the LTTC center. Register here.
Dalton-Whitfield Digital Magazines and Audiobooks Training: May 14th at 10:00 am. Registration is required through the LTTC center. Register here.

If you can’t make it to one, feel free to attend another!

DW – Career Counseling (LTTC)

Thinking of changing career paths or getting ready to start working? Come meet with a trained career counselor for free and discuss your options!

Dalton-Whitfield will be partnering with trained counselors to provide Career Counseling to all area residents: Fridays, 10am – 4pm March 21st – June 27th.

The counseling is free, open to everyone, and registration is not required.

If you aren’t sure what kind of career you want to start, have a career and want to change, or just want to explore your options, this counseling might be for you!

When you come in, you will need to complete a written form and an online career assessment through GA College 411, before you meet briefly with a career counselor to figure out which of the three colleges in the area (Chattahoochee Tech, Dalton State, or Georgia Northwestern Tech) will be the best to help you meet your new career goals.

Schedule

Fridays: 10am – 4pm

March 3/21
3/28
April 4/4
4/11
4/18
4/25
May 5/2
5/9
5/16
5/23
5/30
June 6/6
6/13
6/20
6/27