The Townsend Public Library will be closed to observe the 4th of July Holiday on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th. We will reopen on Tuesday July 7th at 10:00am.
Lynda.com is a web-based video subscription service that provides courses for learning the latest commercial software, creative and business skills.
How does it Work?
The Library's lynda.com subscription allows patrons access from library computers or your desktop, mobile and tablet devices. You will need your library card and your library card account PIN.
More than 3000+ courses with 129,942 video tutorials. Most tutorials last several hours but are broken into multiple chapters.
Software like MS Word, Excel, or PowerPoint; Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator.
Web design: Web graphics, Interactive Design, Prototyping and more.
Social media and web publishing tools like Facebook, Twitter and Wordpress.
Photography: Lighting and Photographing a Still Life, Photography 101: Shooting in Low Light, GIMP:Essential Training
Photography: Lighting and Photographing a Still Life,
Photography 101: Shooting in Low Light,
Business and career skills - productivity, marketing, time management and more.
Job Search Tools: with Resume design, Searching for Positions, Working with Recruiters and more.
Courses for all levels cover technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more. Courses may also include exercise files (practice), closed captioning and text transcripts.
You will be asked to create a LyndaLibrary account, which will allow you to track your progress through your tutorials. For Townsend Public Library cardholders only.
You must enter through link below!
A seed lending library is a seed bank collection that is made available to the public. A seed library is simple, such as a chest of drawers that house seeds. A place is provided for people to record what varieties of seed they've "checked out". Along with the seeds, planting tips and seed saving information is provided.
Are you interested in genealogy? Join our group of researchers who will meet every 2nd Thursday of the month at 7pm!
We will provide laptops (or you can bring your own) and access to The Ancestry.com database and the Heritage quest databases. Share stories, ideas and collaborate with others.
*** NOTICE ***
We are currently seeking a fifth Gallery Committee member.
This is a volunteer town position which includes a monthly committee meeting, helping to plan, hang,
and take down art exhibits, as well as show receptions. No artistic ability is neccessary.
If interested please contact the committee at MeetingHallGallery@gmail.com, and/or come to a monthly meeting to learn more.
We meet in the Library's Trustee Conference Room @ 10 a.m. on the first Tuesday of each month.
See the Meeting Hall Gallery page for more information about art shows in the gallery.