Boston Public Library
Kirstein Business Library

Second Floor, McKim Building, Central Library, 617-859-2142

Upcoming Programs

View our December – January Calendar of Events Flyer

 

Monday, December 15th: Get Social: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Media for Businesses

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Instructor: Steph Parker, Activation Strategist, allen & gerritsen

Social media has evolved into a necessary element of any marketing plan. Consumers are on social networks and expect to be able to find and connect with you. In this class, you’ll learn about the role of key social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest and how to start engaging consumers on these platforms.

Presented by General Assembly. Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library.

general assembly

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

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Tuesday, January 6th: Financing Your Small Business

Matthew Sisk of the Small Business Administration will show you how to improve your odds of business success by understanding your financing needs as well as the options that are available to help you start, manage and grow your business.

SBA

Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

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Tuesday, January 20th: Tech Tuesdays: Intro to the Boston Tech Community

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This class is an orientation to help newcomers to the tech scene get acquainted with the exciting world of tech in Boston. We will give you the inside scoop on key events/meetups to attend, people, companies, VCs, blogs, incubators, programs, hot issues, and more.

Bring your laptop!

Presented by General Assembly. Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library.

general assembly

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

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Tuesday, February 17th: Tech Tuesdays: Web Development

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Whether you’re interested in building your own web sites and applications, or looking to change careers, our class will introduce you to the world of web development (and programming in general).

We’ll take a dive into specific programming languages, tools and real life examples. We’ll also discuss what you need to get started as a web developer, as well as how you can break into this dynamic field.

Bring your laptop!

Presented by General Assembly.  Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library.

general assembly

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

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Tuesday, March 17th: Tech Tuesdays: Dash Hack Night – Learn to Code

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Dash is the easiest tool to learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Come meet and work alongside other hackers in the making as we navigate our way through fun online tutorials. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of front-end web development and will meet like-minded friends who are also new to code. You’ll also build something awesome along the way. This will be a casual, self-paced session.

Bring your laptop!

Presented by General Assembly.  Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library.

general assembly

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

View Flyer