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Event Name Event Details Library Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Go ON event – Libby eBooks and Audiobooks (Class delivered on Zoom)
If you haven’t yet discovered the amazing FREE audio and eBook offer from Libraries NI, then this is the Zoom session for you! Learn how to download the Libby app and sign up for the opportunity to borrow over 17,000 eBooks and audiobooks.  Explore the app and discover features like search, place hold, bookmarks and reading settings.
 
Please contact Karen to book.
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 02/12/2021 11:00 AM 02/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Spotify (Class delivered on Zoom)
Join our Zoom session to find out how to access a wide range of music on your iPad, tablet or smartphone.  Find out about the many free and paid for music streaming apps available, including Spotify.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Thursday
Virtual Library 02/12/2021 02:00 PM 02/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – iPad Camera Part 1 (Class delivered on Zoom)
Join our Zoom session to check out your iPad camera settings: live, time lapse, panoramic and more.
 
t: 07912 296790 
e: david.bridges@librariesni.org.uk

 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 03/12/2021 11:00 AM 03/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Libby eMagazines (Class delivered on Zoom)
If you haven’t yet discovered the amazing FREE eMagazine offer from Libraries NI, then this is the Zoom session for you! 
Learn how to download the Libby app and sign up for the opportunity to borrow over 3000.  Explore the app and discover features like search, place hold, bookmarks and reading settings.

 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 03/12/2021 02:00 PM 03/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Introduction to iPad Part 1 (Class delivered on Zoom)
Mystified by your iPad? Join us for our Zoom session when we’ll explain some of the basics: find out how to turn your iPad on and off, discover what the buttons do, and learn to tap and swipe like a pro! We will also do some exploring: navigate successfully through screens, apps and settings.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 06/12/2021 11:00 AM 06/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Voice Activated Technology (Class delivered on Zoom)
Come to our Zoom session on voice controlled technology to learn how virtual assistants could be useful to you, and about some of the privacy issues.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Thursday
Virtual Library 06/12/2021 02:00 PM 06/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – iPad Camera Part 2 (Class delivered on Zoom)
In this Zoom session, find out how you can edit your photographs or put them into albums.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 07/12/2021 11:00 AM 07/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Facebook Messenger (Class delivered on Zoom)
In this Zoom session, learn about how Facebook Messenger works for messages, voice and video calls; how to install it and sign in, and how to link it to your Facebook profile to connect easily with friends.
 
 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:30am – 1:30pm 
Tuesdays: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Library 07/12/2021 02:00 PM 07/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Introduction to iPad Part 2 (Class delivered on Zoom)
In iPad Zoom Session 2, you’ll discover more about how to set up your iPad to suit you: we’ll look at display and brightness, wallpaper, accessibility settings, and the Control Centre.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 08/12/2021 11:00 AM 08/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Scams (Class delivered on Zoom)
It seems that every other day you hear about someone who’s been scammed: in this Zoom session we aim to help you protect yourself against some of the most common scams around. Learn what to look out for and some simple tips to help you avoid being tricked.  Forewarned is forearmed!
 
t:  07912 296798 or
t: 028 9050 9150
e: Gary.Patterson@librariesni.org.uk
 
During Office Hours 
Monday – Friday
Virtual Library 08/12/2021 02:00 PM 08/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Spotify – Create your Christmas Playlist (Class delivered on Zoom)
Join our Zoom session to find out how to access a wide range of festive music on your iPad, tablet or smartphone.  Find out about the many free and paid for music streaming apps available, including Spotify.
 
t: 07912 296814 
e: MarthaAnne.Atcheson@librariesni.org.uk
 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:30am – 1:30pm 
Tuesdays: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Library 09/12/2021 11:00 AM 09/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Introduction to Android (Class delivered on Zoom)
What is Android? Join this Zoom session to discover the answer.  Learn your way around your android device, from buttons to settings.  Find out about notifications, installing apps and updating. 
 
 
During Office Hours
Monday-Thursday
Virtual Library 09/12/2021 02:00 PM 09/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - PressReader (Class delivered on Zoom)
Did you know that you can get free access to around 3,000 national and world newspapers through the Libraries NI Libby app?  Join this Zoom session to find out how to use PressReader.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 10/12/2021 11:00 AM 10/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Shopping Online (Class delivered on Zoom)
Join our Zoom session for a look at a typical online shopping experience, from navigating the retail site to Check Out and pick up some useful tips about security as well.
 
t:  07912 296798 or
t: 028 9050 9150
e: Gary.Patterson@librariesni.org.uk
 
During Office Hours 
Monday – Friday
Virtual Library 10/12/2021 02:00 PM 10/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Practice Using Zoom (Class delivered on Zoom)
Have you used Zoom yet?  Would you like to familiarise yourself with the tools and tricks of Zoom in a safe learning environment?  Join our Zoom meeting where we explain the various settings and give you a chance to practice some of its features.  We will also talk you through how to set up your own Zoom meeting.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Thursday
Virtual Library 13/12/2021 11:00 AM 13/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Introduction to iPad Part 3 (Class delivered on Zoom)
In this session, meet Siri, your virtual assistant, get up to speed with your privacy settings and location services, and find out how to multitask.
If you’ve enjoyed these iPad Zoom sessions from Libraries NI, look out for the next series, called More on the iPad.  Hope we see you there!

 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 13/12/2021 02:00 PM 13/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Pinterest and Instagram (Class delivered on Zoom)
In this session we take a look at two popular image-sharing social networking sites.  Find out how to create a profile, post your own images and link with others.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 14/12/2021 11:00 AM 14/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Puzzle Apps for Fun (Class delivered on Zoom)
An introduction to some of the most popular free puzzle apps to download and play on your tablet or smartphone including crosswords, Jigsaws, Sudoku and more.
 
t: 07912 296814 
e: MarthaAnne.Atcheson@librariesni.org.uk
 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:30am – 1:30pm 
Tuesdays: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Library 14/12/2021 02:00 PM 14/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Privacy (Class delivered on Zoom)
Now that people are spending so much time online, it’s more important than ever to know how to keep your personal information secure and private. This Zoom session offers you hints and tips on how to protect your data.
 
 
During Office Hours
Monday-Thursday
Virtual Library 15/12/2021 11:00 AM 15/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Scams (Class delivered on Zoom)
It seems that every other day you hear about someone who’s been scammed: in this Zoom session we aim to help you protect yourself against some of the most common scams around. Learn what to look out for and some simple tips to help you avoid being tricked.  Forewarned is forearmed!
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 15/12/2021 02:00 PM 15/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Your Health Online (Class delivered on Zoom)
Find out about reliable websites giving expert up to date information, help and support on health issues, with useful hints and tips to improve your health and wellbeing.
 
t:  07912 296798 or
t: 028 9050 9150
e: Gary.Patterson@librariesni.org.uk
 
During Office Hours 
Monday – Friday
Virtual Library 16/12/2021 11:00 AM 16/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Libby eBooks and Audiobooks (Class delivered on Zoom)
If you haven’t yet discovered the amazing FREE audio and eBook offer from Libraries NI, then this is the Zoom session for you! Learn how to download the Libby app and sign up for the opportunity to borrow over 17,000 eBooks and audiobooks.  Explore the app and discover features like search, place hold, bookmarks and reading settings.
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Thursday
Virtual Library 16/12/2021 02:00 PM 16/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event – Libby eMagazines (Class delivered on Zoom)
If you haven’t yet discovered the amazing FREE eMagazine offer from Libraries NI, then this is the Zoom session for you! 
Learn how to download the Libby app and sign up for the opportunity to borrow over 3000.  Explore the app and discover features like search, place hold, bookmarks and reading settings.

 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 17/12/2021 11:00 AM 17/12/2021 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Go ON event - Creative Photos for Fun (Class delivered on Zoom)
Join our Zoom session to get more out of your digital photos – learn about online services that allow you to print as well as make photobooks, calendars and gifts.
 
 
 
During Office Hours 
Monday - Friday
Virtual Library 17/12/2021 02:00 PM 17/12/2021 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, simply call into the library at the time of the event.