Jul
26
Wed
MS Excel Career Series: Core-Level Certification @ YWCA Parks Francis Center
Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
MS Excel Career Series: Core-Level Certification @ YWCA Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

This month begins the MS Excel Career Series. Part I meets 10 times and prepares the student to take the Core -level MOS Certification Exam. We will cover all of the topics of the exam and also provide test preparation and practice. The student is then encouraged to take the Certification exam. The YWCA is an authorized testing center for the MOS exams. Call for more information.

My Neighborhood Pilsen: Small Business Discussion
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
My Neighborhood Pilsen: Small Business Discussion

Please join YWCA Metropolitan Chicago for screenings of topical vignette’s from WTTW’s ‘My Neighborhood: Pilsen,” followed by panel and group discussions around Small Business Development in Woodlawn. Refreshments will be served.

Panelists: 
Michelle Redd-Newell – Building Blocks Learning Academy
Robin Simmons – Sunshine Enterprises
Brandon Evans – Manager, Business and Entrepreneurship Services, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago (Moderator)

About the Film
The My Neighborhood: Pilsen community engagement initiative is led by WTTW, in partnership with The Resurrection Project. More information can be found at http://interactive.wttw.com/my-neighborhood/pilsen

Jul
27
Thu
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Our facilities are open to the public. A yearly registration fee of $35 grants you access to use our computer centers for your internet, or other computing needs. You can also get computer-related assistance from one of our instructors. In addition, the yearly registration fee allows you to take any of our first-level instructor-led courses at no extra charge.

Jul
29
Sat
TechGYRLS @ YWCA Parks Francis Center
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
TechGYRLS @ YWCA Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

The TechGYRLS program will help young girls develop the usage of technological tools, critical thinking and problem-solving skills in any profession they pursue. The program offers students a safe, supportive, girls-only environment for exploration and learning using curriculum comprised of design, animation, programming and robotics.

*If you haven’t paid the annual membership fee, please complete the registration form linked above. If you prefer to pay offline, call 773-496-5645 or email techgyrls@ywcachicago.org.

Community Yoga Class – “Slow Flow” @ First Unitarian Church
Jul 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Community Yoga Class - "Slow Flow" @ First Unitarian Church | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Please join one of our partners, Yoga Instructor Kate Rice, for an inspiring “Slow Flow” yoga class at First Unitarian Church in Woodlawn from 10:45 to 11:45 am on June 3rd , June 17th and all Saturdays in July. Beginners welcome! Must be 18 or order and please bring your own mat if possible. Download this flyer for more information.

Jul
31
Mon
Beginning Spanish @ 6600 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Beginning Spanish @ 6600 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

A new introductory Spanish course. Contact Gregory Vaughn at the number above for more information.

Aug
1
Tue
Economic Empowerment Institute Job Club @ YWCA Parks Francis Center
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Economic Empowerment Institute Job Club @ YWCA Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Network with other professionals and find out about the latest job openings. Please call the phone number above for more information.

Aug
3
Thu
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Our facilities are open to the public. A yearly registration fee of $35 grants you access to use our computer centers for your internet, or other computing needs. You can also get computer-related assistance from one of our instructors. In addition, the yearly registration fee allows you to take any of our first-level instructor-led courses at no extra charge.

Aug
8
Tue
Economic Empowerment Institute Job Club @ YWCA Parks Francis Center
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Economic Empowerment Institute Job Club @ YWCA Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Network with other professionals and find out about the latest job openings. Please call the phone number above for more information.

Aug
10
Thu
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Open Lab @ YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Parks Francis Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Our facilities are open to the public. A yearly registration fee of $35 grants you access to use our computer centers for your internet, or other computing needs. You can also get computer-related assistance from one of our instructors. In addition, the yearly registration fee allows you to take any of our first-level instructor-led courses at no extra charge.