Learn and grow at Preschool Story Time

The Shawnee Public Library invites some of its youngest fans to its weekly Preschool Story Time programs, taking place at 4 p.m. each Wednesday in February. Dates for the events are Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25.

Registration is not required to attend and activities are for ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers and will include books, rhymes, music, story boards and more.


Navigate the world of computers with free class series

The Shawnee Public Library invites new computer users to sharpen their skills at a series of beginning computer classes. Afternoon classes will take place Feb. 10-12 in the Computer Training Center of the library.

Registration is required separately for each class and may be completed at the library or by calling 275-6353.

The schedule includes:

Introduction to Computers, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 – For new computer users, a look at basic terms and functions, including a lesson using a mouse.

Introduction to the Internet, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11 – Basic tips on searching the World Wide Web. For new computer users.

Getting Started with Email, 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12 – Create a free email account using one of several free services available online.