The library will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King Day.  The library will reopen on Tuesday, January 17th from 10-8 pm.
MEET THE AUTHOR
In a world of self-proclaimed psychics, healers and clairvoyants, it is hopeful and confidence inspiring to encounter a spiritual intuitive whose claims are firmly founded and modest, but whose work in healing the souls of many is monumental.  “Spirit Speaks. Are You Listening” follows the spiritual journey of Valerie Croce Stiehl.  Her book, as told to and written by Vera Haldy-Tegier, leaves the reader with lessons by which to live and heal.  Come to the library on Saturday, January 14th at 12:00 noon to meet the author.
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
Learn mouse and keyboard basics with hands-on experience using wireless laptops. Learn how to hold, move, and click a mouse, how to scroll, how to highlight words, and other very basic topics. Class will be held on Wednesday, January 18th from 2-3 pm.  Register at the circulation desk or call the library at 246-4317.
INTRODUCTION TO THE INTERNET
Learn the basics of a Web browser (Internet Explorer), see common Web site navigation features, use a search engine (Google) to perform simple searches, and find important and reliable resources on the Saugerties Public Library website. Class is scheduled for Wednesday, January 18th from 7-8pm. Register at the circulation desk or call 246-4317. Prerequisite: Introduction to Computers
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD
In this course, you will learn the basic tools and features that Microsoft Word contains. The Word Introduction course will introduce you to the skills needed to produce documents in this popular word processor. Prerequisite: Completion of Introduction to Computers. Call the library to register 246-4317 for class on Thursday, January 18 from 2-3 pm.
INTRODUCTION TO EMAIL
Learn basics of how to open, create and send emails through the internet. Prerequisite: completion of Introduction to Computers and Introduction to the Internet. Call the library to register 246-4317 for class on Thursday, January 19 from 3-4 pm.
FREE PHOTOSHOP CLASS
Learn how to use Photoshop and have your pictures look just how you imagined them by attending a free 90 minute class on Monday, January 23 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the library’s Community Room. Call 246-4317 to register or sign up at the main circulation desk.
DOWNLOAD eBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS
In this course you will learn how to find and download eBooks and audiobooks to your computer from the library’s catalog.  You must be comfortable with using your computer and the internet. The class will be Tuesday, January 24 from 3-4 p.m. Call 246-4317 to register or sign up at the main circulation desk.  Watch for upcoming classes on downloading to eBook readers and mobile devices.
WEBPAGE INFORMATION
Regular library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 10:00 to 8:00, Friday 10:00 to 6:00, and Saturday 10:00 to 2:00.  The library address is 91 Washington Ave, Saugerties, NY 12477.  The phone number is 246-4317.  The library webpage is http://saugertiespubliclibrary.org.  Please call or email with comments and questions.  The email address is director@saugertiespubliclibrary.org.