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Computer Classes

Speak Spanish -Beginning (Evenings)

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Level 1 students will learn the basics of pronunciation, sentence structure, and shortcuts to verb conjugation.

Computer Basics Help

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 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.

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop Class

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Ready to jump start your job search? This class will provide you with the resources to write your resume and cover letters for potential employers. Attendees should have a proficiency in Word.

Word II Class

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with more advanced formatting features of Microsoft Word to make a professional looking page.

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Wednesday, April 01, 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.

Beginning Guitar Lessons

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 7:45 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Sign up to participate in a weekly series of FREE lessons covering the principles of guitar for the absolute beginner. Bring a guitar of any kind (preferably acoustic) or request to borrow one. Guitars available for loan are limited! Ages 12+

Speak Spanish - Advanced

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Level 3 students will practice Spanish conversation with fellow Spanish learners. This is a self-guided group without an instructor.

1 on 1 Computer Help

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session. Topics for this time include Internet Basics, Email, Social Media, Digital Photography, Windows Basics, and MacBook/iOS help. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Email Jake at jstewart@ppld.org to register.

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library Study Rooms - 20 N. Cascade Ave at PE-Study Room B

One on One session

Linking In to LinkedIn

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive 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.

HIgh Altitude Gardening

When: Saturday, April 04, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

You are invited to a garden chat with Karen Anderson, "The Plant Lady," from Paradise Gardens. Karen has been specializing in high altitude, organic, and native gardening since 1977, and is offering to share her experience, knowledge and passion with you in a casual , informative gathering at the Ute Pass Library!. She will begin with working with, and building your soil, and then address other questions in the gardening world. Bring your notebooks!. This is a free class thanks to the generous support of the Ute Pass Friends of the Library.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, April 06, 2015 - 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.

C3 Center for Public Media 101 Orientation Class

When: Monday, April 06, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapell Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Interested in using Library 21c’s innovative new C3 Center for Public Media? Whether you’re creating your first masterpiece or are a seasoned professional, Library 21c's Audio/Video Studio offers the tools to produce original content for television, radio and the web.

This 101 Orientation course guides patrons through studio policies and procedures while serving as the first step toward using the facility for independent projects. After taking this course, patrons are also eligible to register for a variety of classes to learn audio and video skills.
 
This course is required training to use the C3 Center for Public Media. Attendees under 14 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Please register EACH family member who will be attending. PLEASE ENTER YOUR LIBRARY CARD NUMBER IN THE "NOTES" FIELD BELOW. Limit 25 per class.
 
Visit the Center for Public Media on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/ppldtv

For more information, please call the Studio Line at (719) 884-7010 or email kperdoni@ppld.org (audio) or rclements@ppld.org (video).

Excel I - 2013 Edition

When: Monday, April 06, 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.

If you have any questions, please email Nicole at ndeemes@ppld.org.

Windows 8.1 Basics

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 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


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