Office of Community Affairs

The Office of Community Affairs works to engage all members of the Memphis community by serving as city government's liaison to key constituent groups including neighborhood associations, multicultural and immigrant populations, faith-based, civic and human service organizations.


CALLING ALL NEIGHBORHOOD
& COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS!


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Get the latest updates on training sessions, outreach events, and important community meetings.

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Thank you for your participation and support of the Office of Community Affairs in its efforts to provide an informational series of training sessions. These sessions are designed to address the concerns of the neighborhoods and communities in the Greater Memphis Area.

The City of Memphis offers interpretation services for limited or non-English speaking residents in the City of Memphis. This service interprets English to more than 150 languages.    If you have an issue or questions about your city services, don't worry -  "We Speak Your Language".  Please feel free to call the 3-1-1 Call Center at (901) 636-6500 or The Memphis Public Library at 2-1-1 or (901) 415-2700.   If you have additional questions regarding these services, call the Office of Community Affairs at (901) 636-6507.


Language Line Services





El plan de estudio para el programa de entrenamiento certificado de líderes de vecindarios.
HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA OBTENER INFORMACIÓN

Free Tax Help by AARP and VITA @ Your Library

AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program provides IRS-certified volunteers who provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals. The service is available to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older.

 

Bartlett Branch Library Tax Schedule

Dates : Monday February 2nd  – Tuesday, April 14th  (Mondays & Tuesdays)
Times: 10:00am -- 1:30pm
Except Monday, Feb 16th (Presidents’ Day), and Monday, April 6th (MLK Jr. Memorial Day)

                                          

Benjamin Hooks Central Library Tax Schedule

Dates : Monday, Feb 2nd – Wednesday, April 15th  (Mondays through Saturdays)
Time : 10:00am – 1:30pm
Except Monday, Feb 16th, (Presidents’ Day), Friday, April 3rd (Good Friday) & Monday, April 6th (MLK Jr. Memorial Day)

Saturday, April 11th       10:00am – 4:30pm
Monday, April 13th        10:00am – 4:30pm
Tuesday, April 14th        10:00am – 4:30pm
Wednesday, April 15th   10:00am – 4:30pm
(Meeting Rooms A, B & C)
                                            

Cordova Branch Library Tax Schedule

Dates: Thursday, Feb 5th --  Thursday, April 9th
Time : 10:00am – 1:30pm

2015 Black History Month Film Series at the Benjamin L. Hooks Library

Date : February 12, 2015
Title : “The Loving Story”
Details : A story about the trials and struggles of interracial marriage.
Where : Meeting Rooms A, B and C
Time : 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Date : February 19, 2015
Title : “The Abolitionists”
Details : The story of how a small group of people ushered in the beginning of slavery’s end.
Where : Meeting rooms A, B and C
Time : 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Job & Career Week

Date : March 23 - 27, 2015
Where : Cossitt Branch Library - 33 South Front St., Memphis, TN 38103
Time :  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details : Various activities, including resume writing and jobs fairs, aimed at helping adults find work

 

English Language Learners’ Conversation Group

Where : Cordova Branch Library - 8457 Trinity Rd., Cordova, TN 38018
Date : March 27, 2015
Time : 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Details : Open to all adults who would like to improve their English language Skills. Participants, whose first language is not English can get help in improving their English language skills by having conversations with native-English speakers

FREE Basic Computer Classes! (All Classes will be held at the Benjamin L. Hooks Library. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!)

To register for any of these sessions, contact the library at 901-415-2723

 

Basic E-mail Skills using Yahoo and Gmail

·         Establishing an account

·         Basic functions

·         Attachments

·         Creating contacts distribution lists

·         E-Mail safety

Community Engagement through Social Media

·         Connecting with Facebook

·         Creating a Facebook Group

·         Using Google Groups

·         Using Nextdoor.com for alerts

Computer Class Dates

Date : March 12, 2015 

Subject: Basic E-mail Skills using Yahoo and Gmail                 

Time : 2p-4p

Date : March 26, 2015                   

Subject : Community Engagement through Social Media     

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : April 9, 2015             

Subject : Basic E-mail Skills using Yahoo and Gmail                

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : April 23, 2015           

Subject : Community Engagement through Social Media     

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : May 14, 2015            

Subject : Basic E-mail Skills using Yahoo and Gmail                 

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : May 28, 2015           

Subject : Community Engagement through Social Media     

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : June 11, 2015            

Subject : Basic E-mail Skills using Yahoo and Gmail                

Time : 2p-4p

 

Date : June 25, 2015            

Subject : Community Engagement through Social Media      

Time : 2p-4p


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