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Consumer Protection:

Tips to Avoid Scams, Fraud and Identity Theft

2018-07-17 18:30:00 2018-07-17 19:30:00 America/New_York Consumer Protection: If you have been the victim of scams, fraud or identity theft, or would like to know more about your rights as a consumer and how to avoid these situations, join us for this valuable presentation. Hiawassee Branch

Tuesday, July 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-07-17 18:30:00 2018-07-17 19:30:00 America/New_York Consumer Protection: If you have been the victim of scams, fraud or identity theft, or would like to know more about your rights as a consumer and how to avoid these situations, join us for this valuable presentation. Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee - Meeting Room

If you have been the victim of scams, fraud or identity theft, or would like to know more about your rights as a consumer and how to avoid these situations, join us for this valuable presentation.

If you have been the victim of scams, fraud or identity theft, or would like to know more about your rights as a consumer and how to avoid these situations, join us for this valuable presentation. Presented by The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Division of Consumer Services, which is the state’s clearinghouse for consumer complaints, information and protection. The Department regulates various businesses, and protects consumers and businesses from unfair and unsafe business practices across a wide range of market sectors.

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Hiawassee Branch

Phone: 407-835/7323

Hours
Mon, Sep 17 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 18 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 19 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 20 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Sep 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 23 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 37 Pine Hills / Florida Mall

The Hiawassee Branch began as a bookmobile station in 1962 and was first known as the Pine Hills Library. In later moves the branch became the West Colonial branch and in March 2000, Hiawassee. In early 2010, the Hiawassee Branch moved to a new home near the corner of Hiawassee Road and West Colonial Drive in the Highland Lakes shopping plaza.

Upcoming events

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl
Registration is now closed

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult
Registration is now closed

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 20, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann tablo konsèp ak tèminoloji. Aprann kijan pou kreye yon tablo debaz ak kijan pou aplike yon fòmil debaz. #Creole

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join United Healthcare Agents to navigate through the Medicare maze and simplify the learning process. Learn about enrollment dates, cost of original Medicare and more!

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 21, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients, and photo filters. Become familiar with adding advanced effects to images.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Learn basic tips on how to maintain your computer system using various system tools and how to secure your system from viruses and spyware. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 21, 3:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 22, 10:15am - 4:45pm
Operation HOPE Inc. presents a first time home buyer class where participants will learn about the home buying process from start to finish. Registration Required. Click for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Sep 22, 10:15am - 11:45am
Learn database concepts and terminology. Learn flat and relational database concepts and create a simple database with multiple tables. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Sep 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to create relationship among tables and manipulate data with queries in a database. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Sep 22, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to create and customize forms and reports using data from tables and queries! You will also add a navigation menu using the Switchboard Manager. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Sep 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library patrons and assist with social and government services.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Sep 24, 10:15am - 11:45am
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
In this workshop, a Technology Trainer will be available to offer assistance in formatting, saving and uploading your resume, along with providing tips to perform job searches

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Sep 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Apran kòman pou plase men ou sou klavye-a avèk kòman pou ogmante vitès daktilograf ou. Nan klas sa ou ap itilize yon program ki rele TypingMaster sou entènèt.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Coloring is a great way to relax and unwind while channeling your inner child. All supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your favorite colored pencils or markers. Ages 13 and up. 

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 10:15am - 11:15am
Identify the basic features and tools to get you started. Learn how to create a presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Capture your audience attention with a visually compelling presentation. Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Macaroni Cheese, everybody freeze! Learn how to make a classic mac & cheese recipe and add your own flavor for a delicious treat. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 26, 10:15am - 11:15am
Bring your resume to the top of the pile. Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and library resources.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Are you stuck on a your resume? Need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 26, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Sep 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 27, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann kijan pou sèvi avèk opsyon Atizay yo ak kijan pou aplike estil pou ka amelyore aparans yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Aprann kòman pou sèvi avèk opsyon Atizay yo ak kijan pou aplike estil Pou ka amelyore aparans yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Sep 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 28, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Rescheduled
Sat, Sep 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
New date Saturday, October 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy a lively performance of Spanish folk dances by Alborea Dances in honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Performing over a decade with the Greatest Show on Earth, this duo combines circus skills of physical comedy, dance, mime, magic & juggling! Recommended for preschoolers, lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Oct 01, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library patrons and assist with social and government services.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
If gaming is your thing, come get your game on at the library! Join us for action-packed fun with the hottest video games!

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Oct 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grab your backpacks and let's go, vámanos! Join in on the adventure to create crafts and hear stories inspired by Dora the Explorer and her amigos. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Oct 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Exercise your way to fitness in this introduction to Pilates class. Registration recommended. Click for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Oct 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Oct 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Oct 08, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library patrons and assist with social and government services.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Oct 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Decorate a sweet treat with a local veteran. Learn more about their time serving our country while sharing this treat together. Registration is required and all ages are welcome.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Discover healthy dishes that are easy to incorporate into your diet. Space is limited. Registration required. Click for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Oct 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Oct 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bring your teddy bear to the library! Interact with your teddy through stories, songs and rhymes for a one-of-a-kind story time! Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy a lively performance of Spanish folk dances by Alborea Dances in honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Oct 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Investigate the world of super heroes who have special animal abilities. Recommended for lower and upper elementary.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Oct 15, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Social worker Andre Morris is on-site to meet with library patrons and assist with social and government services.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Oct 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for coffee as we discuss the October selection The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom. Newcomers are always welcome.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Fri, Oct 19, 10:15am - 10:45am
From the rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes to the use of picture books, songs and flannel board stories, your child will be encouraged to develop early literacy skills.