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Computer Help Drop-In

2024-06-11 14:00:00 2024-06-11 18:00:00 America/New_York Computer Help Drop-In Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills. Headquarters Library -

Tuesday, June 11
2:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-11 14:00:00 2024-06-11 18:00:00 America/New_York Computer Help Drop-In Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills. Headquarters Library -

Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Want to brush up on your digital skills? Using our Northstar database, you can earn certificates for demonstrating skill mastery. The computer help drop-in area is located outside the Literacy office on the 3rd floor at the Headquarters library. 

Headquarters Library

Phone: 352-334-3900

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19 due to Juneteenth Holiday
Mon, Jun 17 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
(Juneteenth Holiday)
Thu, Jun 20 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Headquarters Library provides access to resources and services in the City of Gainesville and surrounding areas.  It also serves as the headquarters of Alachua County Library District.

Upcoming events

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Foundation Room
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will... more
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will be a discovery meeting.

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Storywoods Room
Come join the Latina Women's League and the ACLD for bilingual story time.

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
Meeting of the Headquarters Library team for the 2024 Teen Battle of the Books.

Sun, Jun 23, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Storywoods Room
Accessible for patrons on the autism spectrum and those with sensory sensitivities. Introduce children to the library and rhythms of... more
Accessible for patrons on the autism spectrum and those with sensory sensitivities. Introduce children to the library and rhythms of story time in a gentle, fun, and enriching manner. .

Mon, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Storywoods Room
Hear tales of dragons, knights, and princesses

Mon, Jun 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers.

Tue, Jun 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room B
Come to Genealogy Open Lab Tuesday during the month of June to receive assistance from an experienced genealogy librarian and use the... more
Come to Genealogy Open Lab Tuesday during the month of June to receive assistance from an experienced genealogy librarian and use the library's valuable resources. Laptops will be available to use.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Tue, Jun 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Youth Services Area
Join us in Youth Services where you can read your favorite story to a furry friend.

Tue, Jun 25, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room B
Join us for an adult crafting program from MakerSpace: learn how to use a sewing machine! Beginners and experienced sewists welcome.

Canceled
Wed, Jun 26, 10:15am - 11:15am
Multi-level ESOL group for learning English.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Wed, Jun 26, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Meeting Room B
Get help with your job search. Not great with computers? That's ok! We're here to help.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Teens + Tweens - join us to talk all things books on the last Wednesday each month!

Wed, Jun 26, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Foundation Room
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared... more
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 5:15pm
Plaza Area
The BloodMobile will be at the library taking donations. Give local, save local with LifeSouth Community Blood Centers.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Alachua County Library District Governing Board

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Foundation Room
Come participate in a fantasy world where you take control of your actions in a story! You can play as a character that you created or... more
Come participate in a fantasy world where you take control of your actions in a story! You can play as a character that you created or as one provided at the game.

Thu, Jun 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Play, learn, and create with us as we keep our summer brains sharp with science, technology, engineering, art, and math inspired fun.

Thu, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Study Room D
Practice to improve reading skills and confidence!

Thu, Jun 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Thu, Jun 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A
Learn about homelessness in Alachua County and help create simple crafts to donate.

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Foundation Room
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will... more
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will be a discovery meeting.

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Foundation Room
Meeting of the Headquarters Library team for the 2024 Teen Battle of the Books.

Sun, Jun 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Join us in the Story Woods Room for a movie in the afternoon! We will be featuring family favorites on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the... more
Join us in the Story Woods Room for a movie in the afternoon! We will be featuring family favorites on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. - and sometimes on the 5th Sunday!

Mon, Jul 01, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Foundation Room
Watch a new movie from the library's collection.

Mon, Jul 01, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Tue, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Join Shawn in this interactive program that will help to grow your guitar skills. This session focuses on the basics and is perfect for... more
Join Shawn in this interactive program that will help to grow your guitar skills. This session focuses on the basics and is perfect for the beginner or anyone looking to refresh or hone their skills.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, Jul 03, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Meeting Room B
Get help with your job search. Not great with computers? That's ok! We're here to help.

Wed, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lobby
HealthStreet is a community engagement program from the University of Florida that focuses on research, outreach, and community needs... more
HealthStreet is a community engagement program from the University of Florida that focuses on research, outreach, and community needs and services.

Wed, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, Jul 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Join us in the Teen Space for some fun Nintendo Switch gaming.

Wed, Jul 03, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Foundation Room
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared... more
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Wed, Jul 03, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in post-incarceration support are invited to join this monthly meeting. This group is facilitated by those with... more
Individuals interested in post-incarceration support are invited to join this monthly meeting. This group is facilitated by those with lived experience.

Thu, Jul 04, All day
Meeting Room A
All library locations will be closed, but you can still access our website and online services at www.aclib.us

Fri, Jul 05, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Foundation Room,Plaza Area
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Sat, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.