Join Google in

August 13-17, 2018


Monday, August 13 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Kingsport Public Library
400 Broad St.
Kingsport, TN 37660 

Whether you’re a business owner, looking for your next job, or just want to learn a new skill, you’re invited to join us for free workshops and coaching on Monday, August 13th in Kingsport. View the schedule below. Please note that you may pre-register for one workshop only.


9.00 AM - 10:30 AM

Digital Skills for Your Community: Train-the-Trainer Session

Learn about free tools and resources that you can use to assist job seekers in conducting an online job search and learning new digital skills, and help small businesses learn how to reach customers online. This workshop includes curriculum that you can tailor for your own community needs.

NOTE: This session is for library, nonprofit, and education professionals.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Get Found on Google Search and Maps

Explore Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your listing, and learn how to make a free website.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Reach Customers Online with Google

Anyone who wants to learn new marketing skills or reach potential customers online will learn about search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), content marketing, and social media marketing. The result? A strategy that can get your organization, business, or event in front of your target audience.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Get Started with Code

Interested in trying your hand at coding? Beginners of all ages can learn about popular programming languages, computer science career paths, and get some hands-on experience with coding basics.

1:1 Coaching

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

1:1 Coaching with a Googler

Want help getting your business on the map? Need someone to show you how to use Google Spreadsheets or other GSuite tools? We're ready to help!

Drop by our reservation desk at the event to get paired with a Googler coach for your 1:1 coaching session. Our coaches are experts in their respective fields, and are eager to answer any questions you may have in the following areas:

- Google AdWords
- Google Analytics
- Google My Business
- GSuite (Google Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations and Forms)
- Gmail and Google Calendar

Just let us know what you’d like to learn related to the topics above, and our coaches will provide personalized help to grow your business, career, and confidence online (20 minutes per session).