Middleton Public Library
Address: 7425 Hubbard Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: 608-831-5564     Email: info@midlibrary.org


Wednesday July 24

The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world on your computer. More than a search engine, the portal provides innovative ways to search and scan through millions of items, including by timeline, map, virtual bookshelf, format, and subject. Join us as we learn how to use this free online database! This class will be live on Zoom.

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Wednesday August 7

Join us for step-by-step instructions on how to download free library eBooks and audio books on your tablet. We’ll show you how to download the Libby app, search for books, and download them to your device. Users of all devices welcome. This class will be in the Archer Room in the lower level.

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Wednesday September 11

Do you have a craft project you want to work on, but do not own a Cricut Machine? Come to our workspace night where you can work on YOUR project! Sign up for one hour sessions with the machines. You provide materials (project files and crafting supplies), we provide the machine, a few tools and mats, and a laptop. This is not a class, this is a workspace for your ideas. We have four machines and four 9x9 Cricut presses.  Click Here to sign up for the machines after registering on our website. 

*If you want to use the space to work on a project with a machine you already own, you are welcome to join in on the fun, Please bring machine, mats, and tools with you. 

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Wednesday September 25

Join us as we learn how to create a free account, navigate, and use Mango Languages. This is an online language-learning system for help learning languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more. This class will be live on Zoom.

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  Some programs require pre-registration. To register for these free programs, call 608-827-7403, email info@midlibrary.org, or stop by at the library's lower level Reference Desk.

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Expand your computer skills with the  Learning Express Library

One-on-One Computer Classes

Meet Amanda at the Reference Desk for a one-on-one tutorial session in one of our study rooms.  Sign up for these 30-minute-or-less computer classes by calling 827-7403, stopping by the library's Reference Desk, or emailing info@midlibrary.org.   E-readers and laptops are welcome at our sessions; please let staff know at sign-up if you plan to bring your own equipment.  All classes are free and open to the public!  Classes run year-round; please inquire about upcoming sessions.

Topics Include:
How to use a mouse
Help navigating the new LINKcat catalog
Signing up for an email/social networking account (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
Opening and attaching email files
Scanning photographs and basic editing
Accessing full-text magazine articles online
Sprucing up your resume with style formatting
Using Overdrive (e-books, downloadable audiobooks) on your computer or mobile device