UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

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Pearlington Public Library
eBooks and eAudiobooks
Wednesday, November 7 from 1 to 2 p.m.

Come in and check out our Digital collection! In this session we will discuss how you can access thousands of eBooks/eAudiobooks from anywhere with just your library card and four digit pin. Please bring your devices and your questions. Registration is required. Call 228-533-0755 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Kiln Public Library
Apps - What You Need to Know
Friday, November 9 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
These days there is literally an app for everything! Track your steps, order pizza, or play a game. Apps can be very useful tools if you know how to use them. We will break down all you need to know about finding the apps you want. We will learn where your apps get stored and how to access them easily, and we will discuss how to get rid of apps you may not want. Please bring your devices and your questions. Registration is required. Call 228-255-1724 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Thursday, Nov. 8.

East Hancock County Library
Computers 101
Wednesday, November 14 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
If you are new to your computer or would just like a refresher, this computer class is for you. Learn the basics of navigating the desktop, accessing the internet, printing, and much more. Please bring your devices and your questions. Registration is required. Call 228-467-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Bay St. Louis – Hancock County Library
Video Game Night
Thursday, November 15 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Calling all videogame enthusiasts! Hancock County Library System is hosting its first video game night. We will have PC gaming, multi-player games, and even a VR headset.   Bring your friends and bring your family. It is going to be a fun night. Portable devices are welcome such as laptops and handheld game consoles.  Space is limited so you must register for guaranteed game play! Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Wednesday, Nov. 14.

Waveland Public Library
Cyber Monday Task Force
Monday, November 26 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
The Holidays are upon us. Let’s tackle Cyber Monday together! Join us for a fun online shopping experience. See where others like to shop online, and receive technical support if you need it. Refreshments will be provided. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Saturday, Nov. 24.

Waveland Public Library
Facebook for Businesses and Nonprofits
Tuesday, November 27 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Using social media for marketing can enable small businesses to further their reach to more customers. Having a strong social media plan and presence on the web is the key to tap into their interests. Find out how marketing with social media can bring remarkable success to your business or nonprofit. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Monday, Nov. 26.


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Brainfuse
Brainfuse is a free online tutoring program that covers a large number of subjects that range from elementary school, all the way to college level. You can be assigned a live tutor online to chat and interact with. Brainfuse is available at any public computer in the Hancock County Library System. It is also available outside the library by signing up with your library card and PIN number. To try it out click here.


 Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Mango Languages: Mango is online language-learning, with over 70 languages, via an app for your phone or tablet, or on the desktop. Vocabulary, grammar, culture, and pronunciation all in a fun interface. Go to https://learn.mangolanguages.com/login


 Learn it with Lynda.com
Anytime, anywhere!

 Lynda.com

Lynda.com

Learn at your own pace on any Internet-connected device, with over 4,700 professionally-produced video courses. Normally, this service is at least $20/month, but with your library card it’s paid for! Includes virtually any software you can think of, including Adobe Photoshop and Creative Cloud; QuickBooks; and Microsoft products – plus business skills, photography, Web design, and lots more. For FREE access, start at https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=hancock.lib.ms.us


 VHS to DVD

VHS to DVD

VHS to DVD conversion

By appointment, Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Don’t shell out and send your home videos away for an expensive conversion. Bring your old VHS tapes (or the smaller VHS-C type) and a blank DVD, and convert for free! Make a reservation at the Information| Services Desk. 

3D Printing

By appointment, Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Download a design or create your own, and print it on our new Ultimaker 2! Items up to 15 grams are free (e.g., a custom key fob or pendant). Larger items are $1 per 15 grams (e.g., a pencil cup or action figure). Inquire at the Information Services Desk.