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Computer Classes

Microsoft Excel I Class

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Class description: Learn how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet.
Prerequisite: Word I or strong familiarity with the Microsoft Word program. Call 389-8968 to register.

Computer Class 1:1

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Library21c Study Rooms -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B3

Computer Class 1:1

Computer 1:1

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 2:55 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at B2

Computer 1:1

C3 Center for Public Media Camera Class

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Basic introduction to studio camera. Completion of course will allow you access to studio equipment and camera check-out. Must have already taken the 101 orientation and safety course. Course lasts approximately 2 hrs. Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Excel I - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 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.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Topic varies monthly, with some guest speakers and field trips. Learn how free internet databases can aid you in your research of family history.

1 on 1 Device/Computer Help

When: Friday, May 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

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.

Intermediate 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Friday, May 06, 2016 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Prerequisite: All registrants MUST have taken PPLD's "Introduction to 3D Modeling" class.

This follow-up class to "Introduction to 3D Modeling" teaches you how to do even more with 123D Design. Learn how to perfect your sketches, create objects with radial symmetry, cut your models in half, and more! Bring any questions you've had since the first class and get ready to take your skills to the next level.

Email dperez@ppld.org to learn more about the class.

Guitar Lessons

When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

New and experienced players are welcome to join us for an hour of guitar related fun! If you are interested and don't have your own guitar, call Keagan (597-7070) to inquire about the availability of available guitars for loan. If you are able to provide your own guitar, please feel free to join us!

Facebook Basics

When: Monday, May 09, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

CANCELLED, this session only.

Learn to setup and use a Facebook account.

Prerequisites: Patrons must have an email account. Basic computer and typing skills required.

Call 719-389-8968 to register.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, May 09, 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.

Sewing Help Drop-in Hours

When: Monday, May 09, 2016 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Drop by Make at 21c and ask general sewing questions. Feel free to bring in your latest project and work on it during this time!

Minding Your Business

When: Monday, May 09, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn how to research starting or growing a business or how to find a job in Minding Your Business. This class covers print sources, electronic databases and websites to help find information on industry, competition, vendors, financials, and more.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, May 10, 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.

Computer Basics at Ruth Holley

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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 customer service desk for this class.


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