Make a difference and help other adults reach their personal and career goals. Attend our free hands-on workshop on how to be an effective Pre-GED tutor, instructor, or class assistant for the Library system's Pre-GED program. The training will cover various topics, such as: 2014 new GED Exams, literacy facts, classroom management techniques, learner motivation and goal setting, specific Pre-GED curricula, and multiple print and online resources. No prior teaching experience is needed. Space is limited. Patrons can register by calling Literacy Services at (352)628-5626.
Thursday, June 23, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The AARP Smart Driver Course teaches proven driving techniques to help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road. While the class is geared towards drivers age 50 and over, all licensed drivers are welcomed in the class. There are NO tests. When you take the AARP Smart Driver Course, you could be eligible for a multi-year discount on your auto insurance. Participants are advised to contact their insurance company for further discount details.
Through recycling old books you can create a piece of art. The emphasis of this adult program will be on learning techniques through a hands-on approach as you turn a old book into a journal, scrapbook, art book, or memory book. You are the artist! Registration is required.
Wednesday, June 22, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM