February 16, 2017 – Do you panic at the direction: “sign up on the internet”? Do you sometimes wish you had more computer savvy but don’t know where to get help? “Staying Mentally Fit by Learning about Technology for our Daily Lives” will be the topic of the February 18th meeting of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Nevada County Branch. The meeting will be held at the Madelyn Helling Library Collaborative Technology Center, 980 Helling Way, Nevada City.

As guest presenter, Library Manager Yolande Wilburn will offer options for becoming more computer literate by sharing the Library’s programs, classes, and equipment. Wilburn is responsible for the daily operations of the Madelyn Helling Library and Penn Valley Station. She assists the County Librarian with the oversight of operations including the Collaborative Technology Center, materials processing and collection development, the digital branch, marketing, outreach, and implementation of the Integrated Library System.

The meeting will be held at Madelyn Helling Library Collaborative Technology Center, 980 Helling Way, Nevada City on Saturday, February 18th, at 9:30 – 11:30 am (program begins at 10:00 am). It is free and open to everyone.

AAUW membership is open to individuals with an associate, baccalaureate or higher degree from a qualified educational institution. For individuals interested in participating in branch interest groups and other activities, but who have not had the opportunity to complete a degree, the Nevada County Branch offers “Friends of AAUW” membership. For more than 75 years, the AAUW Nevada County Branch has been striving to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. For more information: nevadacounty-ca.aauw.net or call 530-470-9395.