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Writers sought for monthly group

writeAre you dealing with writer's block or wanting to share some of your own stories? Well, the Moore Public Library welcomes for writers and aspiring to its Just Write: A Writer’s Group, which meets next at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14!

The group is for ages 18 and up and plans to meet the second Wednesday of each month. Information Services Library Assistant Michael Hallows will lead the meetings, which will look at various aspects of writing and allow group members to share their stories and thoughts.

Space is limited so registration is required in advance to attend.

Take the next step in robotics with teen workshop

botThe Moore Public Library takes robotics to another level with the upcoming event Robots: The Next Step. Teens ages 12 to 17 are invited to participate in the program at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, at the library.

The program presenter is TechJOYnT, an Oklahoma City-based academy with the goal of presenting technology-based workshops for children of all ages.

Participants will learn a technology program that produces the interactions of a humanoid robot that can dance, converse, play games, and more. Students will learn how to program the robot and teach it various moves. The event is limited to the first 25 participants, so registration is required in advance.

Health department presents senior driving safety seminar

drivingThe Moore Public Library will host a Senior Driving Safety seminar at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, in Room B of the library.

Laswanique Gray of the Oklahoma State Department of Health will give information on safe driving habits and driving safety specifically for senior drivers.You will definitely learn some tips! 

The program is a partnership between the library and the Oklahoma State Department of Health. Registration is not required in advance to attend.


Free computer class slate set for October

keyThe Moore Public Library announces its schedule for free computer classes to be taught in October. Classes take place in the Computer Training Center of the library.

Registration is required in advance of each class.

The schedule for October features:

Oct. 6, 9:30 a.m.Facebook for Beginners, a basic introduction to Facebook. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.

Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m.Basic Microsoft Excel 2010, an introduction to the spreadsheet software Microsoft Excel 2010. Students will create a simple worksheet. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.

Oct. 20, 9:30 a.m.Basic Microsoft Word 2010, the basics of word processing software Microsoft Word 2010, including how to open and save a document and manipulate document text.

Oct. 27, 9:30 a.m.Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010, with intermediate skills on the program, including cutting and pasting. Basic Microsoft Word 2010 or equivalent is a prerequisite.

Go inside the paranormal of Oklahoma at author’s presentation

teenTake a look beyond the known and into Paranormal Oklahoma History at a Moore Public Library presentation, at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5, in Room B of the library.

Jeff Provine, author of “Haunted Guthrie, Oklahoma,” “Haunted Norman, Oklahoma,” and “Campus Ghosts of Norman, Oklahoma”, and an expert on paranormal history in central Oklahoma, will present on the topic and answer questions. After the presentation is a chance for audience members to share stories about some of their own ghostly encounters as well!

The program is for ages 18 and up, and registration is encouraged for those who want to attend.