Twitter is 140 character mini blog that answers the question "What are you doing?” Each post is known as a tweet and users 'follow' the tweets of their network. Often the tweets describe what an individual is doing, or working on. However there are many more possibilities, including helping you market yourself during a job search. In this class you will create a Twitter account, learn Twitter lingo, and see some of the ways people are using Twitter.
**Must have basic mouse skills and an e-mail address.**
Thursday September 22, 2011 2-3 p.m.
Learn how to use columns and tables to create bi and tri folded brochures in Word. **You must have basic mouse skills to sign up for this class.**
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 11 a.m. – 12 noon
*Class taught by a JCC instructor
Olean Public Library's Public Computing Center
Call (716) 372-0200 to sign up – space is limited Read more
The September classes for Business Basics in Cattaraugus County start September 1, 2011 6-8:30PM at the Randolph Municipal Building, Randolph, New York.
Register today by calling 716-938-9531 or emailing the Cattaraugus County Business Development Corporation.
The Regional Economic Development Council invites you to a Community Workshop at Cutco Theater at the JCC's Olean Campus on Monday, September 12, 2011 from 6-8PM.
The Western New York Regional Economic Development Council is pleased to invite the public to five community workshops designed to get your input and aid us in the creation of a five-year economic devel-opment plan.
This Strategic Plan will emphasize Western New York’s strengths and unique assets. Read more
Get rid of paint, various chemicals and more at the free household hazardous waste disposal day on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at the Cattaraugus County DPW, 8810 Route 242, Little Valley, NY 14755.
Call 716-938-2486 or 1-800-248-7719, ext. 2486 & Register by 10/20/2011 Read more
While many big companies have marketing departments, in small businesses and organizations, marketing is everybody’s job. Learn why it is important to know some basic principles of marketing and what you can do to promote yourself, your department, and your whole organization.
Tuesday September 6, 2011 2-3 p.m.
Olean Public Library’s Public Computing Center
Register by calling (716) 372-0200 – space is limited Read more
In this class you will learn how to access our free online tutorial courses that will take your computer skills to the next level, while allowing you to learn at your own pace. Word will be highlighted. PowerPoint, Publisher, Excel, Access, Outlook, Adobe Photoshop and Windows and Mac operating systems courses will be introduced. The courses are available from any computer with internet access.
**Must have basic mouse skills and a library card to sign up for this class**
Thursday September 8, 2011 11a.m.-12noon
The Olean Public Library is offering a free class on Computer Basics. This class is free and open to the public. Please call the library's Reference Desk to register at 716-372-0200. Space is limited.
This class is designed for the new computer user. This hands-on class starts “at the beginning.” Students are guided through basic computer terminology, turning the computer on and off properly and using a mouse.
Monday June 6, 2011 6:30-7:30 p.m.
The Olean Public Library is offering a free class on Microsoft Excel 2010 1A. This class is free and open to the public. Please call the library's Reference Desk to register at 716-372-0200. Space is limited.
At the end of this class you will be able to understand a basic window in Excel and move around within that window. You will become familiar with selecting cells and using the auto sum feature. You will learn how to edit cell contents, save a workbook file, and format numeric entries.
**Must be able to use a mouse to sign up for this class. ** Read more
The Olean Public Library is offering a free class on Internet Searching Tips. This class is free and open to the public. Please call the library's Reference Desk to register at 716-372-0200. Space is limited.
At the end of this class you will be able to search the Internet more effectively.
Tuesday June 14, 2011 2-3 p.m. (Open Lab from 3-3:30 p.m. to practice your new skills)