Adult Programming

Gale Courses Offers Over 350 Online Classes

What’s on your list to learn? Maybe you’d like to build up your business know-how, master a second language, or conquer code? Whatever it is, you’re bound to find something that piques your interest with Gale Courses. These classes are held entirely online, led by expert instructors and, best of all, free with your library card.

EXPLORE POPULAR TOPICS

Select from hundreds of personal and professional development courses covering a variety of topics:

  • Business, including human resources, management, and marketing
  • Computer and technology (beginner to advanced)
  • Life skills, from personal finance to parenting
  • Health and wellness
  • Continuing education credits

FIND A COURSE THAT FITS YOUR SCHEDULE

While the sessions are six weeks long, the lessons are released twice a week—so you can keep up or catch up as the case may be. A new round of courses starts every month.

Access Gale Courses Here: https://www.scls.lib.wi.us/cgi-bin/libauth.cgi?connectto=GLCRS

You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.


Gale Presents: Udemy

Did you know, on average, people change jobs 12 times in their lifetime?1 This makes it essential for you to continuously build new skills, ensuring that you’re ready when a new opportunity comes your way. Helping you stay ahead of the curve is just one of the many reasons our library offers access to Gale Presents: Udemy.

Gale Presents: Udemy is an online learning platform for adults who want to grow professionally or further develop a personal interest. Choose from more than 4,000 continuously updated, on-demand video courses in business, technology, design, and personal enrichment—and become who you’ve always wanted to be.

Why wait? Take your skills to the next level!

Access Gale Presents: Udemy Here: https://www.scls.lib.wi.us/cgi-bin/libauth.cgi?connectto=UDE

You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.

 

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep accommodates job seekers at all levels, whether they are entering the workforce for the first time or searching for new opportunities. Career assessments prompt personalized career recommendations and guidance on programs, knowledge, skills, and ability. Search for open jobs opportunities and create visually interesting résumés, cover letters, and websites that can be externally shared with prospective employers, using prebuilt templates.

Access Gale Presents: Peterson's Career Prep Here: https://www.scls.lib.wi.us/cgi-bin/libauth.cgi?connectto=PCP

You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.

 

Currently we are not holding programs at the library, but here are a few alternative programs we are excited about offering.  Follow our Facebook page for updates. 

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"Snowbetter Time to Read"

Make your winter more enjoyable by joining our Winter Reading Challenge open to readers of all ages. The fun begins January 13 and concludes March 5. Stop by to pick up a challenge sheet or  the see the link on the home page.

Snowflake Fest

Stop by and see if you can spot all of the snowflakes in the library. Enter your final count and receive a free packet of hot chocolate and take a cool Snowflake Craft Kit home. Begins January 18 through the end of the month.

Friendship Book Club

Grab a friend and start a book club! Stop in to see our great display of books (each with two copies) and list of general discussion questions. Together decide your reading plan and discussion plan. There are many titles to choose from.

Start Your Own Book Club

We have access to book kits through our interlibrary loan services. If you would like to host your book club, we can provide you with the books and the specific questions. Stop in at the library to see a list of available titles.