InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Monday, May 25, in honor of Memorial Day.

Computer Classes

Tai Chi

When: Tuesday, May 26, 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 Volunteer Training

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Training for the teen volunteers for the summer reading program. Must have already been accepted as a volunteer for the summer. For more info please call 719-382-5347 Mary Gapko or Jessica Freeland

Computer Basics Help

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 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.

1 on 1 Computer Help

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session class. Topics for this time include Basic Computer/Internet Skills, Windows Basics, Email Basics, Resumes and Job Search help.A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Tammy at 531-6333 x2335 to register.

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library Study Rooms - 20 N. Cascade Ave at PE-Study Room B

One on One session

Microsoft Excel

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 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 how to create, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet in Excel 2010.

C3 Center for Public Media Camera & Lighting Class

When: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapell Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

Basic introduction to studio camera & lighting. 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 3 hrs. Patrons 9-13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Minding Your Business

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Starting a business, growing the one you have or looking for a job?
This class will identify business trends and outlook, find competition or vendors or target markets. Corporate research tools and other business tools.

Email Basics Class

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

learn the basics of email including how to read, compose, send, reply to, and forward messages using a free account. Prerequisite: Computer Basics.

Computer Basics Help

When: Wednesday, May 27, 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.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of a computer, including the mouse, and practice simple navigation in a screen and window environment. Learn how to enter information using the keyboard. This is a 3 class series. Patron is signing up for ALL three classes when signing up for ANY of the sessions.
Wednesday, May 27th 55+ Mouse Basics 2-4pm
Thursday, May 28th 55+ Computer Basics 2-4pm
Friday, May 29th 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 2-4pm

C3 Center for Public Media 101 Orientation Class

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 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.
 
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For more information, please call the Studio Line at (719) 884-7010 or email kperdoni@ppld.org (audio) or rclements@ppld.org (video).

Email Basics Class

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

learn the basics of email including how to read, compose, send, reply to, and forward messages using a free account. Prerequisite: Computer Basics.

Intermediate 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 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.

Please register in person with a PPLD Staff Member, or call 389-8968. Email dperez@ppld.org to register online or learn more about the class.

Career Compass Lab

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, you will learn about library resources that can help with your job search, resume, and interviewing skills. Call 389-8968 to register!


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