The Moore American

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September 18, 2013

Author trio to talk young adult fiction during library stops



The schedule includes:

Sept. 26, 6:30-8 p.m. – Members Preview Sale

Sept. 27, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. – Public Sale

Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. – Public Sale

Sept. 29, 1-3 p.m. – Bag Sale

For more information, call the library at 793-5100 or go online to

Computer classes

The Moore Public Library will host several free computer classes in October. Classes take place in the Computer Training Center of the library, 225 S. Howard Ave.

Registration is required for each individual class. To register, visit or call the library at 793-4349, or self-register online at the library’s Events Calendar at

The schedule includes:

Oct. 1, 9:30 a.m.: Computer Basics — An introduction to the computer with practice using a mouse.

Oct. 8, 9:30 a.m.: Internet Basics — Learn the basics of web browsing and navigation.

Oct. 15, 9:30 a.m.: Email Basics — Introduction to the basic functionality of email with hands on practice sending and receiving email messages.

Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m.: Introduction to Twitter — Learn the fundamentals of the popular social media website. Practice following Twitter accounts and sending tweets. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.

Tweens look at Winn-Dixie

The Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library’s BAM (Books and Movie) program for tweens compares the written and visual presentation of Kate DiCamillo’s “Because of Winn-Dixie” at 4 p.m. Sept. 24, at the library, 2201 SW 134th St.

The program is for ages 9 to 12, and features clips from a selected movie that then are compared to things that happened in the book of the same title.

Participants can pick up copies of the book at the library’s children’s desk in advance of the program date.

Space is limited, so registration is required.

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