The weather outside is getting cooler, so it’s the perfect time to dive into programs and presentations in the Iowa City Public Library’s Digital Media Lab.
Did you know that freelancers now make up 35 percent of the workforce? Many students, part-time workers, and retirees are setting their own schedules and working flexible hours by simply using on-demand job apps on their smartphones! Join us from 3 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 1, or from 5 to 6 p.m. on Monday, November 19, to learn about these popular free apps. Whether you are looking for flexible employment opportunities or trying to find a partner for your next project, on-demand app jobs make your search a lot easier.
Feeling nostalgic for the technology of your youth? Want to try out video game consoles or entertainment devices from another era? Join us on Sunday, Nov. 4, as we go back to the 70's, 80's, and 90's and video games from decades past to kick off 2018’s International Games Week. The fun begins at 2 p.m. and the event is open to all ages. Feel free to bring your own retro technology if you have it.
Do you make custom decorations, jewelry, or knitwear in your spare time? Are you on the always on the hunt for vintage treasures? Turn your unique crafting or collecting passion into an online Etsy business. Discover how to use the popular e-commerce site to establish an online business from 3 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, or 5 to 6 p.m. on Monday, November 26.
All programs will be held in the Library’s Digital Media Lab on the second floor. For more information, contact the Library at 319-356-5200.