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Word III Class

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, we will explore long form document formatting, styles and Tables of Contents.
Prerequisites: Word I

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Computer Lab

Don’t see a computer class offering what you need? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher); Internet Basics and Email; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Prezi, and Craigslist; Ereaders; and transferring digital photographs to a computer. A reservation must be made and the topic approved in advance. Sessions are 45 minutes long. Contact Cheyenne Mountain Library to set up an appointment: 633-6278.

One on One Computer Tutoring

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Study Room

Email Basics

One-on-one Computer Class

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Study Room

Excel I, Email basics review, general learning knowledge

Word II - 2013 Edition

When: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 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.

55+ Computer BasicsCANCELLED t

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

CANCELLEDMeeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills (This class uses computers with the Windows 8.1 operating system).
Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Tuesday, July 26, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 9-11 a.m.
Wednesday, July 27, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 9-11a.m.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Library laptops are available for use in our downstairs meeting room. Library staff will be on hand either to assist with personal projects (class work, to job skills to Microsoft Office products, Facebook, Craigslist and more) or we can provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.

Microsoft Excel - I Class

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

In this class, you will learn how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet in Excel 2010.

Computer Basics at Ruth Holley

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Computer and Internet basics for beginners using tutorial-based coaching. No pre-registration. Walk-ins welcome. Bring your own head-phones or ear-buds. Or you can purchase ear-buds for $1 at the cutomer service desk for this class.

CANCELLED 55+ Computer Basics

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills (This class uses computers with the Windows 8.1 operating system).
Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Tuesday, July 26, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 9-11 a.m.
Wednesday, July 27, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 9-11a.m.

Excel II Class

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Come celebrate the National Week of Making with us!

Learn to edit your photos without paying the hefty price tag for professional software like Photoshop or Corel. 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.

Job Search & Career Tools: Networking for Job Seekers

When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, explore different methods for networking in today's workforce. Explore techniques, developing the "elevator pitch", and using social media as a tool. We will demonstrate tools and techniques available through PPLD databases and recommended websites. Call 389-8968 to register!

Job Search & Career Tools: Interviewing & Open Lab

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, learn about library resources for preparing for your next job interview. Then, bring your resume, cover letter, or other job seeking tools that you want to work on with a staff member. We will demonstrate tools and techniques available through PPLD databases and recommended websites. Call 389-8968 to register!

Device/Computer Help Drop-in Lab

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

For patrons with specific trouble shooting needs or help beyond the materials covered in other library computer classes. If the user just needs beginner instruction, sign them up for computer basics, internet basics, word, etc. Remind the patron to bring their device to the appointment if possible.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Computer Lab

Don’t see a computer class offering what you need? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher); Internet Basics and Email; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Prezi, and Craigslist; Ereaders; and transferring digital photographs to a computer. A reservation must be made and the topic approved in advance. Sessions are 45 minutes long. Contact Cheyenne Mountain Library to set up an appointment: 633-6278.

Windows 8.1 Basics

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 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

55+ Computer Basics 1-on-1 sessions

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Email Basics; Facebook Basics; Microsoft Word Basics; Internet Basics; Ereaders. Only 1 session may be reserved per 3 day event. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Delaina @ 531-6333 x1371 to register.

No Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

No lab today. Our regular schedule, every Tuesday 9-11 a.m. resumes next week. Laptops will be available for checkout upstairs as always.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills (This class uses computers with the Windows 7 operating system).

Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Tuesday, August 2, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 1-3 p.m.
Wednesday, August 3, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 1-3 p.m.

Microsoft Word - I Class

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with Microsoft Word and learn basic word processing skills.

Excel I - 2013 Edition

When: Tuesday, August 02, 2016 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Prerequisite: Word I or strong familiarity with the Microsoft Word program.


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

Call 884-9800 to register, or register online.

Computer Basics at Ruth Holley

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Computer and Internet basics for beginners using tutorial-based coaching. No pre-registration. Walk-ins welcome. Bring your own head-phones or ear-buds. Or you can purchase ear-buds for $1 at the cutomer service desk for this class.

55+ Computer Basics 1-on-1 sessions

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Email Basics; Facebook Basics; Microsoft Word Basics; Internet Basics; Ereaders. Only 1 session may be reserved per 3 day event. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Delaina @ 531-6333 x1371 to register.

Computer Basics Class

When: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of a computer and practice simple navigation in a screen and window environment using the keyboard.