TODAY IS Monday September 01st
Wednesday Sep 03, 2014 12:00am

The American Red Cross is holding blood drives on the following dates:

Wednesday, September 3rd from Noon until 4:45 P.M. at the United Methodist Church in Schoolcraft, 342 N. Grand Street.

Monday, September 8th from 11:15 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. at Locust Grove Mennonite Church, 29525 Findley Road in Burr Oak and in Quincy at the Calvary Baptist Church 770 E. Chicago from Noon until 5:45 P.M.

Tuesday, September 9th from 1:00 until 6:45 P.M. at the Coldwater Eagles, 331 Butters Avenue.

Wednesday, September 10th from Noon until 4:45 P.M. at the Kellogg Community College Grahl Center, 125 Seeley Street in Coldwater.

Thursday, September 11th from 1:00 until 6:45 at the Church of the Nazarene, 70031 S. Lakeview avenue in Sturgis.

Tuesday, September 16th from Noon until 5:45 P.M. at Great Lakes Chocolate & Coffee in downtown Sturgis.

Thursday Sep 04, 2014 12:00am - Tuesday Sep 23, 2014
• LaGrange Co. Library branches

LaGrange, IN -- Some important - and free - computer classes are coming up at all branches of the LaGrange County Public Library in September.

Internet Basics will be taught at both the Topeka and Shipshewana branches. This class is for beginning users, and teaches the highlights of navigating the world wide web. It will be held on Thursday, September 4 at 6:00 p.m. at the Topeka Branch Library. Registration is required in Topeka or by calling 260-593-3030. The Internet Basics class will also be held on Tuesday, September 16 at 6:00 p.m. at the Shipshewana Branch Library. Registration is required in Shipshewana or by calling 260-768-7444. A minimum of three participants is required for either class.

Computer users who are ready to move to the newest Microsoft's newest operating system will benefit from the Windows 8 Basics class on Tuesday, September 23 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the LaGrange County Public Library. The instructor is Mike Bodenhafer of PMC Computers & Surveillance. Participants with a portable Windows 8 device, such as a laptop, tablet, or smartphone, are encouraged to bring it with them. A $10 deposit is required to reserve a place in this class. The deposit will be refunded to each participant who attends the class. Registration is required at the LaGrange County Public Library’s Adult Services Desk. A minimum of seven participants is required for this class.