DW – LTTC Grand Opening

Dalton-Whitfield presents the Learning and Technology Training Center Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on September 30 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm! The Ribbon Cutting will be at 5:30 pm.

Dalton-Whitfield Library is working with other community organizations to offer the Learning and Technology Training Center. The computer lab will be moving into the center, and there will be technology-based classes available, as well as spaces for tutors to work with students and a sitting area with electrical outlets and free wireless internet! Drop by during the grand opening to see the new space, enjoy refreshments, and learn what the LTTC has to offer you.

Get a first look at the LTTC which will have:

  • State of the art technology, including a 3-D printer
  • Convertible classrooms/Makerspaces
  • Comfortable seating area for laptop, tablet, and other wi-fi device use
  • Computer lab
  • Community Meeting Space
  • Private Tutoring Rooms
  • Free Computer and Job Training Classes
  • Collaborative Workspace

LTTC Grand Opening

CG – Adult Summer Programming

The Calhoun-Gordon County Public Library is proud to announce its Adult Programming for Summer 2014. The theme for the Summer Reading this year is science. There will be three events, all held at The Depot at 109 King Street, on Tuesdays at 5:30 P.M. 

The first, on Tuesday the 15th of July, is a presentation by Special Agent Audey Murphy of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Special Agent Murphy is a Crime Scene Specialist and will discuss investigative techniques and procedures.

On Tuesday the 22nd of July, Kevin Casey – operations manager of WEBS Radio Station, will explain the emergency alert system – how it works, where information is disseminated, the codes used, the agencies involved, and how quickly the radio station can alert the public.

Our last speaker is Fire Chief Lenny Nesbit, on Tuesday, July 29th, Fire Chief Nesbit will discuss fire-fighting and investigative processes regarding the forensics of suspected arson inquests and the associated technology.

All adults are welcome. Please call the library at (706) 624-1456, and ask for Carmen Forsee, with any questions.

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

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.

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