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Still room in YMCA winter swim lessons

■ Staples library offering computer basics course

STAPLES — The Staples Public Library is offering a Computer Basics course for adults that will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Fridays from Jan. 11 through Feb. 22. The target audience is adults with little or no computer experience. The group will receive an introduction to computers, Internet station sign-up procedures and how to access information through the computer. Course content will be presented by Charlie Crews from the Todd County Digital Literacy Program. The attendance limit is eight. Preregistration is required.

For more information, contact the library at 218-894-1401.

■ Still room in YMCA winter swim lessons

The Brainerd Family YMCA’s next swim session is starting and there is still room in many classes. The session begins the week of Jan. 2. Classes meet once a week for seven weeks. These pre-school and school-age lessons are taught by trained instructors. Registration is now open.

Interested persons may contact the Brainerd Family YMCA at 829-4767, stop by at 602 Oak St. in Brainerd or register online. 

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889