Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Check out the latest addition to our online lineup. Freegal allows you to download or stream music using your library card and pin. 

Freegal Music

PreSchool Storytime Wednesday at 10:30am:

 March 16th St. Patrick Day stories followed by a St. Patrick’s Day Tie craft 

Saturday the 19th at 9am  Join us as we Walk the Links 5K for charity, sponsored by Village of Ruidoso Public Library and Parks & Rec Department. Bring a can of food to cover your entry and help out the Lincoln County Food Bank.

StubHub is one of the world's largest online marketplaces for buying or selling tickets to live events near you. Just pick your event, pick your seats, and pay; your tickets should arrive shortly! You can also sell off tickets that you don't want or need, and even donate the proceeds to charity!

Link to StubHub course:

How to download, install, and use the Overdrive app

Want to take the library materials that you borrow from Overdrive almost anywhere?  The Overdrive app will let you enjoy them on the go, on your PC or your mobile device.
Tutorial link: https://techboomers.com/t/overdrive-app 

Huffington Post course

Learn your way around this news aggregation website with breaking stories and insightful perspectives from trusted journalists and experts in all walks of life.
Course link: https://techboomers.com/p/huffington-post

What is an Internet browsing history, and what is a web cache?

Both an Internet browsing history and a web cache keep track of your online activity, though in different ways.  We'll explain what they do, and why they matter for privacy.
Tutorial link: https://techboomers.com/t/what-is-cache-browsing-history 

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

PreSchool Storytime Wednesday at 10:30am:

 March 9th: The Three Billy Goats Gruff Puppet Show  with a craft: Billy Goat Tube Puppet.

How to use antivirus software

Antivirus software is a key tool in protecting your computer from Internet threats.  We'll show you how to keep it updated and active, and how to scan manually if you need to.
Tutorial link: https://techboomers.com/t/use-antivirus-software

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

PreSchool Story time Wednesday the 2nd at 10:30am:
We will have a Three Little Pigs Puppet Show followed by a Three Little Pigs Paper Dolls craft. 

Saturday the 5th at 11am
Mike Bilbo will be joining us to talk about the History of the Bataan Death March. He will also discuss the Bataan Memorial Death March which happens every year at
White Sands Missile Range.

WSJ.com (the Wall Street Journal Online) is the website equivalent of the popular American financial newspaper, the Wall Street Journal. Read all sorts of business information alongside stories about politics, technology, and the arts. Be sure to check out their free video section, too!

Link to Wall Street Journal Online course:

Lynda.com course

Looking to bolster your technical and business skills?  Learn how to use this online learning portal to take courses on programming, design, photography, and more.
Course link: https://techboomers.com/p/lynda

Internet phone 
-what V.o.I.P. is and how it works
Did you know that you can make a phone call over the Internet, most often for free?  That's thanks to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP); we'll explain how it works.
Tutorial link: https://techboomers.com/t/internet-phone