Want to learn a new language? Always thought that it would be great to speak Spanish, Flemish, Italian or any other language. Starting on Friday, July 18, 2014, you can go to the Roanoke Public Library’s website (www.roanoke.lib.in.us) and click on the Pronunciator Link. It will take you to a login page, where you will need a Roanoke Public Library Card. Once you log in, you can begin learning 80 languages in any of 50 languages. Learning techniques include speech recognition, scored quizzes, virtual coach, downloadable audio lessons, and virtual conversation. There is also free apps for your iPad, iPhone, Android tablet or phone so you can take the learning on the run wherever you may go.
Want to learn to drive? The Roanoke Public Library also has a website link to help you. It is online and free. Go to the Roanoke Public Library’s website (www.roanoke.lib.in.us) and click on the Learn to Drive Link. This site allows to take practice tests-9 different tests so you will be prepared for the real thing. The website also has a frequently asked questions and answers segment about driving in Indiana.