While the library is closed, we are hard at work getting many of our programs for adults available online for you to access at home! Browse below for our current offerings and check back for updates.
Book a 30-minute timeslot for a 1-on-1 video call with a librarian! We can offer technology tutoring, book recommendations, or help with our online resources. Once you register, you will receive the video call link via email.
Book Clubs & Writing Groups
Are you already a member of a library book club or writing group? Many groups are now meeting virtually using video chat. Check our calendar to see if your book club or writing group is currently meeting virtually.
Check out a video from our “E-Resource Highlight” series. These videos provide specific content recommendations from our online resources. We have a variety of topics available and are adding weekly!
We are hard at work bringing together our partners to provide special events one relevant topics! All live virtual events will be posted on our regular online calendar at www.cmlibrary.org/calendar.
Take an online class with a group of community members, now remotely via video chat! Check our online calendar for dates, and when you register, a join link will be shared with you.
Resume assistance is available via email and Monday, Wednesday, and Friday by video conference at 10am. Register on our website to receive the video join link via email.
How do Online Programs Work?
Online programming is new for all of us, and learning how to access all these platforms can be overwhelming. We’ve gathered some important information you need to know here.
How Do I Join the Program?
For almost all online programs, you will register for the program on our online calendar. These are the steps you will need to follow:
- Register for the program on our website.
- Make sure you include a valid email address.
- Library staff will email you before the program date with a link you will use to join the program.
- Once the program date and time arrive, you will find the link in your email and click to join the program. All details to join should be in your email.
What technology do I need?
Most online programs are done through video chat, either by Zoom or Jitsi. If it is a program that requires participation, you may want the option to call in with video and audio. If you do not have a webcam or mobile device with a camera, all programs will also provide a phone number you can call into.
To Join You will need:
If you want to learn more about how to use these different technology options, check out our curated list of tutorials below: