On June 10, 2015
The Banning Library Trustees reviewed qualified bids and chose
Pro Care Landscaping Services, to take further action to meet Governor Brown's mandate of water reduction.
This will include removal of all lawn areas and haul away.
- Replace irrigation with drip system,
- Install 23 5 gallon drought tolerant plants
- 21 1 gallon plants
- Install 31 yards of D-G with plastic liners
- Boulders throughout
new landscaping areas.
Get your free music here!!
The Banning Library District has purchased Freegal
from Library ideas LLC.
Freegal Music 4.0 is:
•a downloadable music service
•8 million songs
•28,000+ music labels including all the labels of Sony Music
Click on the Freegal Icon to begin!!!
Ancestry.com Library Edition
The Banning Library District has purchased Ancestry Library Edition Database. Which delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Ancestry brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more.
Free Computer Classes!
Basic Information Literacy Skills for Adults
The Banning Public Library offers computer "laptop lab" on Tuesdays from 10-11 AM, and Thursdays 10 AM-12 PM. During computer lab time, you will have the opportunity to get help from our staff on job applications and resumes, uploading pictures, setting up social networking and e-mail accounts, and other computer tasks. You can also request to view short classes on Computer Basics, Email and Internet Basics, Microsoft Office Basics, and Mango Languages. Click on the green Calendar tab above for times and dates.
If you wish to save or print your work from the computer lab, please bring a USB drive, or you may purchase one here at our cost of $8. An alternative way to save your work is to e-mail it to yourself so that you may access it at a later time.
Check out the link below for free online computer classes!
Banning History Book now available!
Banning, a Pictorial History Through the Decades, the new local history book published by the Record Gazette Newspaper and Library Historian Bill Bell, is now available for purchase at the library with the proceeds benefiting the Friends of the Library! Quantities are limited and the price is $27, cash or check only.
Friends of the Banning Library Award Scholarship!
Congratulations to Arianna Silva Torres, winner of a $500 scholarship! The Friends of the Banning Library presented her the scholarship, at the senior awards night, on May 19th, 2015.
The Banning Library District would like to wish her the best of luck!
Get to work!
JobScout offers assistance for job seekers!
Help for job seekers! If you are looking to create a resume, look for jobs online, and get the skills needed to look for work in today's market, give JobScout a try! Click on the link above to get started! Supported by the California State Library and the Link Americas Foundation.