Camp Wired Medina - Every Thurs., 10:30 am - 12:00 pm - Learn or brush up on your computer skills and software with Sherri. Call for topics. Tech Classes Learn new computer and technology skills with Pieri. Basic Word * Medina - Wed., Dec. 13, 6:30 pm Brunswick - Thurs., Jan. 11, 1:00 pm Photo Management * Highland - Thurs., Jan. 11, 6:30 pm Brunswick - Wed., Feb. 7, 1:00 pm Basic Excel * Medina - Wed., Jan. 17, 6:30 pm Navigating the Computer * Medina - Wed., Feb. 28, 6:30 pm Computers & Technology Makerspace Mondays * Medina - Mon., 1:30 pm Jan. 8 - Photos, Slides & Negatives Feb. 12 - 16mm, 8mm & Super8 Film Watch demonstrations on digitizing. Make It Monday! * Medina - Mon., 1:30 pm Jan. 22 - Learn to use the Cricut to make Valentine’s treat bag tags. Supplies provided. Feb. 26 - Learn to use the sublimation printer to make motivational keychains. Supplies provided. Streaming 101 * Brunswick - Tues., Jan. 23, 6:00 pm Learn what video and audio streaming is and how it saves money without compromising selection and quality. Digital Inclusion & Literacy Community Locations - DIAL classes focus on the basics of streaming, computers, email, and online safety. One long-loan hotspot renewal available after completing one DIAL class. View classes and register at medinaco.org/dial. One-on-One Tech Support * Brunswick - Every Tues. & Thurs., 10:00 - 10:45 am - Learn or review computer or mobile device basics, troubleshoot issues, or learn how to use library apps like hoopla, Kanopy, and Libby. No session Dec. 26, 28. mcdl.info/ComputerClasses *Register for this event at your library or at mcdl.info/events. Phone numbers on back cover. 11 Events for Adults Author Visits Writers Series mcdl.info/Writers Hey There, What’s Your (Character’s) Sign? * Zoom - Thurs., Jan. 11, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Astrology archetypes are rich sources of personality traits that can help you understand what your characters think and feel. Join author Karen Pullen to learn how. Plot Twist Critique Group * Zoom - Thurs., Jan. 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Give and receive encouragement as you polish your work-in-progress. Writers of all experience levels welcome. ChatGPT: Your Junior Writing Assistant * Zoom - Thurs., Feb. 15, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Author Elizabeth Ann West helps you discover innovative ways to use the artificial intelligence tool that’s revolutionizing what it means to write a book. Natalie D. Richards * Medina - Fri., Jan. 12, 6:30 pm (blizzard date Jan. 19.) Discuss Four Found Dead with Natalie D. Richards. Natalie lives in Ohio and is the author of nine novels including New York Times Bestsellers Five Total Strangers and Seven Dirty Secrets. Vivien Chien * Buckeye - Fri., Feb. 9, 5:30 - 7:00 pm (blizzard date Feb. 15.) Discuss The Noodle Shop Mysteries with Vivien Chien. Vivien is the author of nine books in this series set in Cleveland’s Asiatown. She lives in Parma. mcdl.info/Readers Thao Thai * Zoom - Thurs., Feb. 15, 6:30 pm Thao Thai is the author of Banyan Moon, a Read With Jenna selection. The novel is a sweeping, evocative debut following three generations of Vietnamese American women reeling from the death of their matriarch. Thao lives in Ohio with her family. Photo: Caroline Lohrey, Native Light Photography