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Career Management with Westwood College

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Job Help
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Topics will include networking, how to job search, producing quality resumes, cover letters, thank you notes, and interview techniques.

Planning Ahead for Disability or Death: What You Need to Know

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Life Skills
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join Kathleen Negri, Attorney at Law, to learn about important topics such as power of attorney, wills, trusts, and estates, dealing with real estate, long-term care planning, and much more. Kathleen has helped families plan for legal and financial issues raised by long-term illness and death since 1992. She was elected by her peers to be a Fellow of the Colorado Bar Association Foundation in 2000, and is the author of the book Mom, Are You There? Finding a Path to Peace Through Alzheimer's.

Holiday Canned Food Drive

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Come visit us during open hours during the month of November and be sure to bring a non-perishable food item for our first Holiday Canned Food Drive. All items will be donated to Metro CareRing.

Active Minds: Chocolate

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History and Genealogy
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The story of chocolate is a "rich" tale indeed. It involves aristocracy and slavery, innovation and coincidence. Pivotal roles were played by both Christopher Columbus and Hernando Cortez. We will describe how extremely bitter cacao beans are transformed into one of the world's most sough after flavors and tell chocolate stories such as the rise of the luxury chocolate industry in Switzerland and the origins of the Hershey company.

Army Bicycles: The Ride Stuff

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History and Genealogy
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Local, Pulitzer Prize winning author Jerry Cleveland explores how the modern bicycle attracted the attention of forward-thinking military commanders worldwide by using cutting edge technology and design when it was developed. Although eventually overshadowed by such legendary transporters as the jeep, "deuce and a half," C-47 Dakota and LST, the bicycle nevertheless played an important role. Inexpensive, efficient, and easy to maintain, bicycles are still in use in some military units.

Veterans Remembered with the Fairmount Heritage Foundation

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History and Genealogy
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn about the rich military history of Denver's two oldest cemeteries, Fairmount and Riverside, going all the way back to the Civil War, including eight Medal of Honor recipients. Bring an unopened toiletry item to be donated to the Denver Veteran's Hospital for veterans in need. Presented by Fairmount volunteer Garry O'Hara.

The Quilt That Walked to Golden with the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

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Performance and Presentations
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A representative from the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum in period dress will show and tell the story of the quilt that walked to Golden, an actual piece from the Museum's collection which has been immortalized in Sandra Dallas's book of the same name. The story is a peek into the lives of the Burgess family, among the first people to settle in the young territorial capital.

Craigslist 101

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Computers and Tech
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Looking for a job, an apartment, or someone to buy your old couch? Craigslist can help! Learn how to use this free online classified ads web site to buy and sell goods, apply for jobs, and much more! Please register: 720-865-0975 or fclmybranch@denverlibrary.org.

Tuesday Technology Night

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Computers and Tech
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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November 13: Facebook
November 27: Wordpress
December 11: Tech Gift Ideas

Tech Open House

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Computers and Tech
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Drop in and bring your gadgets (laptop, tablet, eReader). A librarian will be ready to answer all your technology questions!

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