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Makerspace Safety 101

When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Required training to use the Makerspaces. Please provide your library card number in the notes field when you register.

Sewing Machine Demo

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn about the libraries sewing machines and how to get started doing sewing projects at the library.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Yoga Break!

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

Yoga Break! Join PPLD staff for an hour long yoga break @Venue21c! All experience levels welcome.

Laser Cutter/Engraver Demo

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's laser cutter/engraver and find out what is needed to get started using this machine.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Required training to use the Makerspaces. Please provide your library card number in the notes field when you register.

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at B 6

An introduction to Autodesk's free 3D Modeling software. Great for those who want to get started in designing their own models for 3D Printing. This program is for intermediate and advanced computer users who are comfortable with computer navigation and Microsoft Office products, but no previous 3D Modeling experience is needed.

If you have questions about this program, please e-mail dperez@ppld.org

Windows 8 Basics

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 8 by learning terminology, ways to open windows, how to toggle between windows and how to save and open files. Previous experience with PC, mouse and keyboard helpful. Call to register: 719-389-8968

YARNETTES

When: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Excel II

When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet
Prerequisites: Completion of Excel I
Call 389-8968 to register.

Linking In to LinkedIn

When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at B 6

A basic overview of the popular social media for professionals, LinkedIn. Topics to include setting up an account, managing your feed, developing a robust profile, & how to use LinkedIn to help you land that next big opportunity.

For this class, it's necessary you have basic computer proficiency.