Classes: East Library

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Tuesday, May 03, 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, May 3, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 1-3p.m.
Wednesday, May 4, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 1-3p.m.

Yoga@The Library

When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:20 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driver’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.
Call (719) 685-2242 for reservations.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Wednesday, May 04, 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, May 3, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 1-3p.m.
Wednesday, May 4, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 1-3p.m.

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.

Zentangle Basics

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at F1

Deb Prewitt of Blue Twig Studio will teach you the joy of using the Zentangle method. The Zentangle method is easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun. It increases focus and creativity, provides artistic satisfaction, and helps to de-stress and relax you. This is a 4-class series with each class building on what was learned before. Upon completion of the 4-class series, students will take home a Zentangle kit. Space is limited. For ages 12 and up. To register, stop by the Reference Desk or call (719) 531-6333, ext. 1314. This program is funded by the Healthy Living Grant.

Yoga@The Library

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:20 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.

Microsoft Excel II Class

When: Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 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.

Word I Class

When: Friday, May 13, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Become familiar with basic word processing skills necessary to create and save word documents by learning to read the Microsoft Word screen and entering and manipulating basic text.
Prerequisites: Completion of (55+) Computer Basics and experience using a mouse and keyboard.

Vegan Basics: A Plant Based Diet

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Natural food Chef Katherine Keck, of the Loonie Veggie Cooking Company, presents a fun and inspiring 3-class series/cooking demo on the benefits of a plant based diet. She will show techniques you can use at home to make delicious dishes that include healthy grains, vegetables, beans, and other plant based proteins. Samples will be provided! Space is limited. For ages 12 and up.

Word II Class

When: Monday, May 16, 2016 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

In this class, become familiar with more advanced formatting features of Microsoft Word to make a professional looking page. Call 389-8968 to register.
Prerequisites: Word I

Sewing 1 - Learn To Sew

When: Monday, May 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at EA Makerspace

Learn to sew! This 2 class series covers the basics of sewing including fabric types, sewing notions, and sewing machine know-how. This class is for beginners - no sewing experience required. For ages 18 and up. Space is limited. Registration required.

Yoga and Meditation For Stress Relief

When: Monday, May 16, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join Sharon Simpson-Dogon of Wellness Matters to basic yoga poses and meditation techniques for stress relief. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket, and a meditation bolster (optional). This class is appropriate for all levels and ages. This program is funded by the Healthy Living Grant.

AARP Smart Driver Course

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at Annex

The cost for the course is $15 for members of AARP, and $20 for non-members. We prefer payment in the form of checks made out to AARP, but we will accept cash.
Any aged person may attend, but the Insurance Discount only applies to those 55 years old and above.
Court Directed persons (those who need a class to regain a driver’s license that the Court has held) are welcomed. Our Instructors are authorized to sign off related court documents.
The class lasts 4 hours
Class sign-in begins 15 minutes prior to the class.
Pre-class reservations are requested, but we may accept a few walk-ins, space and materials limited.
Call (719) 685-2242 for reservations.

Yoga@The Library

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 5:30 PM - 6:20 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Join us for a free yoga class. Certified instructors will take you through a non-heated Vinyasa yoga flow class emphasizing basic poses, correct alignment, and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel, blocks, and straps. No registration required.


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