Briargate Book Club

When: Wednesday, July 08, 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!

3D Printing Demo

When: Wednesday, July 08, 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 CANCELLED TODAY

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive

Yoga Cancelled for July 8,2015

Peak Film Forum

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Our goal is to connect filmmakers, actors, writers, and other production film/video crew members in a creative networking environment. This month we'll be having a workshop for actors.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 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.

Laser Cutter/Engraver Demo

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:30 PM - 3:45 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.

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean 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.

Word I - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Class Description: Word I: Become familiar with basic word processing skills necessary to create and save word documents by learning to read the Microsoft Word screen and entering and manipulating basic text.
Prerequisites: Computer Basics Class or Windows 8 plus experience using a mouse and keyboard. Call 884-9800 to register.

YARNETTES

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

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

Weekly Chess 2-5

When: Friday, July 10, 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.

Recycled Yard Art: Windchimes

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In this hands on workshop learn how to make a windchime from different items you already have on hand. Supplies will be provided and space is limited. Registration is required. You must be 16 years or older to attend.

Speak French

When: Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

A conversation group for non-native speakers who wish to practice French. Some French language skills are recommended. For information, call 650-1699.

Crochet Basics

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

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, July 13, 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.

Excel I - 2013 Edition

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

In this class, you will learn how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet in Excel 2013.

Prerequisite: Word I or strong familiarity with the Microsoft Word program. Call 884-9800 to register, or register online.

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, July 14, 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.

Teen Tuesday: DIY Mask

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Make your own awesome superhero mask while learning how to use imaging software and the laser cutter.

For Grades 6-12 only.
MAKE II
3:00-4:30

3D Printing Demo

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 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.

Paper Craft Class

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Join us for a creative and fun class. New projects every month. Register early! If you are 14 or older, this is for you!

Yoga Break

When: Wednesday, July 15, 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.

Sewing Machine Demo

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive 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.

Lunch and a Movie

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Venue@21c

Bring your sack lunch and join us for a movie, popcorn, and lemonade!

Ride Along rated PG13, 99 minutes.

A motor-mouthed high-school security guard joins his prospective brother-in-law, a decorated police detective, on a shift along the mean streets of Atlanta and learns that life on the force is no picnic in this action comedy from director Tim Story (Fantastic Four, Think Like a Man). Ben (Kevin Hart) longs to marry his gorgeous girlfriend Angela (Tika Sumpter), but before he can propose he must first get the approval of her tough-as-nails brother James (Ice Cube), a top detective in the Atlanta Police Department. When aspiring police officer Ben gets accepted into the academy, he finally musters the courage to ask for James' blessings. Still unconvinced that Ben has what it takes to provide for his beloved baby sister, James invites Ben on a ride-along through the toughest parts of town. At first James' efforts to terrify the young trainee go perfectly according to plan, but once the pair incur the wrath of Atlanta's most feared criminal, all bets are off.

Origami ornament

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

In this class, we will learn to fold the traditional Japanese kusudama, or ornament, from six sheets of paper. This class provides a great introduction to some basic origami folding techniques and gives you a beautiful finished ornament to take home. Patron must be at least 16 years of age. Registration is required and space is limited.

Video Editing Basics Using Premiere CC Class

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

For those new to video editing, this introductory editing class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere CC. We will cover a range of topics from navigating the interface, importing assets, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles and effects, and exporting your finished edit.

Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

Join us for a new mystery book each month. Coffee and lively discussion provided!


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