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LinkedIn: Getting Started

In-Person Program

2024-06-21 14:00:00 2024-06-21 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles LinkedIn: Getting Started Learn how to create your profile, add contacts, and more. For ages 18+ Compton Library - Meeting Room

Friday, June 21
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-21 14:00:00 2024-06-21 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles LinkedIn: Getting Started Learn how to create your profile, add contacts, and more. For ages 18+ Compton Library - Meeting Room

Compton Library

Meeting Room

Learn how to create your profile, add contacts, and more. For ages 18+

Attendance is limited and advance registration is recommended. To sign up, see library staff, or register online at Visit.LACountyLibrary.org/Events and filter by location or event date.

AGE GROUP: | Older Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Computers & Technology |

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Compton Library

Phone: 310.637.0202

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19 due to Juneteenth
Mon, Jun 17 Closed
Tue, Jun 18 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
(Juneteenth)
Thu, Jun 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

About the branch

Compton Library branch of the Los Angeles County Free library opened its doors in July of 1913, the 11th branch of today's LA County Library.

The library was located in a storefront building near Main and Tamarind Streets and was later moved to the Compton Union High School at 212 S Acacia Street.

In 1925 a separate building was erected in the City Hall Park at 123 W Almond Street, where it remained until 1974, when the current facility was dedicated at 240 W Compton Boulevard.

Upcoming events

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to create your profile, add contacts, and more. For ages 18+
Registration is now closed

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us Friday for a film fest where we will show family friendly movies and have a mini discussion afterwards. The movie is rated PG. Recommended for children 5 and up with a parent or caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Have fun and enjoy the company of friends and family while playing a variety of board games. All games will be provided. For ages 5 - 12 with a parent or caregiver. 

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to be safe online with accounts/passwords and avoid fraud/scams. For ages 18+

Tue, Jun 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Build your toddler's pre-literacy, sensory, and motor skills while enjoying fingerpainting and art stamps. For ages 1 - 4 with their parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join PBS SoCal at Compton Library for a Family Math Night to explore 3D shapes while making no sew sock plushies. For children ages 2 - 8 with parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
New parents, join us at a special program designed for you. Bring your new baby and learn about all the great programs and services we have for parents, caregivers, and children, and connect with other new parents/families in the community.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn with hands-on experience using the world's most popular building bricks. Build projects then get the opportunity to explore and discover the joys of STEM education. For Ages 5 - 12 with their parent or caregiver.

Thu, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about the history of Pride month and then create your own pride buttons and bracelets. For ages 12 - 18

Fri, Jun 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us Friday for a film fest where we will show family friendly movies and have a mini discussion afterwards. The movie is rated PG. Recommended for children 5 and up with a parent or caregiver.

Fri, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us to discuss Alexis Henderson's, House of Hunger. To borrow a print copy of the book, please contact the Compton Library directly. For ages 18+

Sat, Jun 29, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Tue, Jul 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Have fun and enjoy the company of friends and family while playing a variety of board games. All games will be provided. For ages 5 - 12 with a parent or caregiver. 

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn more about the basic functions, how to get connected, identify common apps, and build confidence in using their device safely. Please bring your own device to the program, we do not provide them. For ages 18+

Tue, Jul 02, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Build your toddler's pre-literacy, sensory, and motor skills while enjoying fingerpainting and art stamps. For ages 1 - 4 with their parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jul 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn about cultures and faiths around the world through celebrations happening this summer. Explore the traditions of Summer Solstice, Obon, and Paryushana Parva. Then write a story about your family or favorite summer memory. For ages 8 - 12.

Fri, Jul 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us Friday for a film fest where we will show family friendly movies and have a mini discussion afterwards. The movie is rated PG. Recommended for children 5 and up with a parent or caregiver.

Fri, Jul 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about the Art Nouveau Movement of the early Twentieth Century while coloring Art Nouveau designs. All supplies are provided. For ages 18+

Sat, Jul 06, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Sat, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us to tinker with everyone’s favorite builder bricks. We’ll create models of unique and interesting plant life from across the globe and earn prizes in our plant trivia game! For ages 13 – 17.

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join PBS SoCal and Compton Library for Math Camp with Peg + Cat! This camp will inspire children’s natural curiosity about math and science concepts while helping them develop new skills and strategies for solving problems creatively. For ages 2 - 8

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn more about the basic functions, how to get connected, identify common apps, and build confidence in using their device safely. Please bring your own device to the program, we do not provide them. For ages 18+

Wed, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join PBS SoCal and Compton Library for Math Camp with Peg + Cat! This camp will inspire children’s natural curiosity about math and science concepts while helping them develop new skills and strategies for solving problems creatively. For ages 2 -8

Wed, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Build your child’s preliteracy, social skills and motor skills with hands on activities. From blocks to puppets, different activity stations will be available for children to explore. For ages 2 - 5 with parent or caregiver.

Thu, Jul 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join PBS SoCal and Compton Library for Math Camp with Peg + Cat! This camp will inspire children’s natural curiosity about math and science concepts while helping them develop new skills and strategies for solving problems creatively. For ages 2- 8

Thu, Jul 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
Are you Spider-Man on social media and Peter Parker offline? Engage in activities examining how we hide our true selves. We’ll explore approaches to closing the gap between these identities and loving ourselves. For tweens and teens, ages 12 - 18.

Fri, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join PBS SoCal and Compton Library for Math Camp with Peg + Cat! This camp will inspire children’s natural curiosity about math and science concepts while helping them develop new skills and strategies for solving problems creatively. For ages 2 -8

Fri, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Are you learning English as a Second Language? Join the conversation club and practice your English language speaking skills in a casual and relaxed environment. Each session includes a topic of the day. For ages 18+

Sat, Jul 13, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Have fun and enjoy the company of friends and family while playing a variety of board games. All games will be provided. For ages 5 - 12 with a parent or caregiver. 

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to use the internet for everyday tasks. For ages 18+

Tue, Jul 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learning to identify letters can be done through life experiences. Help your child gain new literacy skills by going shopping! Children will decorate a paper bag and have fun searching for letters. For ages 18 mos – 4 yrs with a parent or caregiver.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Let your children discover their creative side.  A new art activity every week; all art supplies will be provided. For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver

Thu, Jul 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn with hands-on experience using the world's most popular building bricks. Build projects then get the opportunity to explore and discover the joys of STEM education. For Ages 5 - 12 with their parent or caregiver.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Celebrate National Sour Candy Day by trying and ranking different sour candies from around the world. What's going to be your favorite? Also, learn about taste buds and why humans like sour flavors. Registration is required. For ages 12 - 18

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us Friday for a film fest where we will show family friendly movies and have a mini discussion afterwards. The movie is rated PG. Recommended for children 5 and up with a parent or caregiver.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Paint an L.A. Weather Landscape inspired by our One Book, One County book, L.A. Weather by María Amparo Escandón. For adults ages 18+.

Sat, Jul 20, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.