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Excel II

When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Class description: Learn more complex formatting, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet.
Prerequisite: Excel I. Call 389-8968 to register.

*THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELED**Minding Your Business

When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn resources to assist you in looking for a job, starting a business or growing the business you have. This class will cover print sources, databases and websites. It covers formation, competitors, vendors, target markets, industry outlook, financing, advertising, marketing and more.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 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, July 23rd 55+ Mouse Basics 2-4pm
Thursday, July 24th 55+ Computer Basics 2-4pm
Friday, July 25th 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 2-4pm

Computer Basics and Windows 8 Basics

When: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library 21c at Computer Lab

This class will occur in two parts, students will be signing up for both parts. Part 1 will be Computer Basics: Introduction to computers, including an explanation of the parts of the computer & simple tasks. No previous computer experience required.
Part 2 will be Windows 8 Basics: Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 8 by learning terminology, ways to open windows, how to toggle between windows and how to save and open files.



July 24th- Computer Basics
July 31st- Windows 8 Basics

Call 389-8968 to register

Internet Basics

When: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

In this class you will gain experience using the internet and searching effectively for information. Prerequisites: Computer Basics and experience using a computer mouse and keyboard.

Internet Basics

When: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Learn the vocabulary associated with the World Wide Web, how to evaluate a website, and how to work with Internet Explorer.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 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, July 23rd 55+ Mouse Basics 2-4pm
Thursday, July 24th 55+ Computer Basics 2-4pm
Friday, July 25th 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 2-4pm

Photoshop Elements 10 Part 1 and 2

When: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn the basics of Photoshop Elements 10 in this two part class.
Class will be strictly limited to 6 participants, due to number of Photoshop Elements licenses available in computer lab. Registrants must sign up for both the July 19th and July 26th classes. The first session will cover the "Organizer" within Elements while the second session will deal primarily with the "Guided Photo Edit" feature within Elements.

To register, call: 389-8968

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, July 28, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100

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); Email; Facebook; Internet Basics; 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.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 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 from job skills to Microsoft Office products, or provide practice materials on computer basics. No registration required, but limited to first 10 attendees. Call the library for more information.