Weekly Chess 3-5

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Every Friday, every week, chess is happening. For all ages. Bring a friend, bring your skills, let the chess battles begin. It's all casual, fun play. Our resident chess expert Tony will be around. See you in the window bay near Gaming.

Gardening in Containers: Accessorizing Gardens

When: Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In the second session of a 3 part series, learn how to label and add accessories to the plants in your container garden. Make flattened soup markers and learn the elements of fairy gardens. Space is limited and registration is required. You must be at least 16 years of age to attend.

Quilting Basics: Hand quilting and preserving your quilted project

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In the final program on the basics of quilting. Learn how to hand quilt and preserve your quilted project.
Registration is necessary and space is limited. No quilting experience needed. Makerspace use agreement required. Makerspace Safety 101 suggested.

Linux for Beginners

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B6

If you've ever been curious about using Linux, the free open-source operating system, but don't know where to start, come in for an introductory demonstration and Q&A Session with a local Linux expert.

Topics will include:
- A brief history of the Linux OS
- What is it, what can it do, and how do you install it?
- How to preserve a previous operating system
- How to navigate Linux and install additional programs

3D Scanning Demo

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's 3D scanner and discover how we create a 3D Model for printing based on a physical object. Learn what is needed to start using the scanner for your own prints as well.

Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Windows 8.1 Basics

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 8.1 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 in this class. Call to register: 719-389-8968

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Tai-Chi for adults. We will be on our feet the whole time working on slow gentle, extended movements that will strengthen muscles and improve endurance, balance, flexibility and coordination. Wear loose clothing and flat footwear. Bring water and hand towel as needed during exercise. All are welcome.

Laser Cutter/Engraver Demo

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive 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.

Teen Tuesday: Bagels and Boardgames

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Bagels and Boardgames!
Play boardgames with other teens and munch on bagels!

Grades 6-12 ONLY.
In the Teen Center, from 3:00-4:30pm.

Simple Circuits

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Learn simple circuits using Inventor's Kits from SparkFun. Registration is required. Must have current Makerspace Use Agreement on file and be at least 12 years of age.

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's 3D printers and find out what is needed to get started using these machines.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

Yoga Break

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Yoga Break! Join Anna J. and PPLD staff for an hour long yoga break @venue21c! All experience levels welcome.

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

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 class is for advanced computer users who are very comfortable with computer navigation and have experience using a variety of software including Microsoft Office products, but no previous 3D Modeling experience is needed. This class is best suited for students 13 and over. Students 9-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Ravelry

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Ravelry is an online knitting and crochet group. They help one another with learning how to use Raverly.com.

Weekly Chess 2-5

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

Every Friday, every week, chess is happening. For all ages. Bring a friend, bring your skills, let the chess battles begin. It's all casual, fun play. Our resident chess expert Tony will be around. See you in the window bay near Gaming.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Interested in touching up some pictures, but can't afford the price tag for professional software like Photoshop or Corel? Not to worry! GIMP is a free downloadable software you can use at home to accomplish most of your photo-editing needs.

In this class, we'll teach you the basics of how to adjust the lighting in your pictures, crop out unnecessary parts, remove red-eye, edit the foreground and background elements, and more.

This class is for advanced computer users who are very comfortable with computer navigation and have experience using a variety of software including Microsoft Office products. Best suited for students 13+; Ages 9-12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Crochet Basics

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

This is a 6 session class that will be covering everything from basic crochet practices through completing larger intermediate projects. Please note this is a progressive class and your continued participation is required for the 6 sessions. Projects that will be completed include washcloths, cozies, heart and flower appliques, head wrap/band, boot cuffs, or scarf, baskets and or hats, and pall or spehres. Registration is required and space is limited. Must be at least 16 years of age to attend.

Maker in Training

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

For young adults to learn how to use different tools within the Makerspace. Each monthly program will highlight a different with an activity. Registration is necessary. Program for 12-18 year olds.

Tai Chi - CANCELLED TODAY

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 9:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Tai-Chi for adults. CANCELLED TODAY.

Teen MAKE: Superhero Bleach T-Shirt

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Create your own design or use the logo of your favorite superhero! We will be using bleach, so dress appropriately. Bring your own t-shirt for best fit, but we will have some available as well!

Grades 6-12 only.
In MAKE--space is limited, so please register ahead of time!

Briargate Book Club

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Ent Conference Center

Join us for a lively discussion, activity, and refreshments!

Yoga Break-CANCELLED TODAY

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Yoga Break! CANCELLED TODAY.

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Required training to use the Makerspaces without a staff member. Please provide your library card number in the notes field when you register.

Stop Motion Animation

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

What will the world be like in a hundred years? Design a futuristic backdrop and build your own characters (aliens welcome) out of clay and other materials. Learn how to set up a camera and tripod to capture your story frame-by-frame. Flashdrive recommended. Registration is required and space is limited. Patron must be at least 16 years or age to attend.

Word II - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Class Description: Builds on the basics learned in Word I. Learn additional formatting features such as: changing margins, fonts, and line spacing; insert and manipulate tables; spell check and thesaurus; headers and footers; using bullets and more.

Prerequisites: Word I. Call 884-9800 to register.


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