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55+ Computer Basics 1-on-1 sessions

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Email Basics; Facebook Basics; Microsoft Word Basics; Internet Basics; Ereaders. Only 1 session may be reserved per 3 day event. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Delaina @ 531-6333 x1371 to register.

Excel Boot Camp

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

30 PM
Description:
Want a quick crash course in Excel, but can't make our normal monthly classes? Excel Boot Camp will cover Excel I-III in one week. We will cover everything from basic spreadsheet creation to complex formulas, Pivot, and macros!


Day 1 (4/24): Excel I
Day 2 (4/26): Excel II
Day 3 (4/28): Excel III

If you would like to sign up for only one class of the series, please call (719)-884-9800 x6351 or email Hannah at hschrank@ppld.org

Excel II Class

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 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 more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel III Class

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

The goal of this class is to learn and better understand different types of references and more complex formulas in Excel.
Prerequisites: Excel I, Excel II, and a strong understanding of computer use. Call 884-9800 to register, or register online.

55+ Computer Basics 1-on-1 sessions

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd.

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session! Topics can include: Mouse Basics; Computer/Windows Basics; Email Basics; Facebook Basics; Microsoft Word Basics; Internet Basics; Ereaders. Only 1 session may be reserved per 3 day event. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Delaina @ 531-6333 x1371 to register.

Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Learn to edit your photos without paying the hefty price tag for professional software like Photoshop or Corel. GIMP is a free downloadable software you can use at home to accomplish most of your photo-editing needs.

In this class, we'll teach you the basics of how to adjust the lighting in your pictures, crop out unnecessary parts, remove red-eye, edit the foreground and background elements, and more.

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. Best suited for students 13+; Ages 9-12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Windows 10 Demo

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Learn the Basics of Windows 10 in this informative demo.

Device/Computer Help Drop-in Lab

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

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.

Excel Boot Camp

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

30 PM
Description:
Want a quick crash course in Excel, but can't make our normal monthly classes? Excel Boot Camp will cover Excel I-III in one week. We will cover everything from basic spreadsheet creation to complex formulas, Pivot, and macros!


Day 1 (4/24): Excel I
Day 2 (4/26): Excel II
Day 3 (4/28): Excel III

If you would like to sign up for only one class of the series, please call (719)-884-9800 x6351 or email Hannah at hschrank@ppld.org

East Coding Club

When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Computer Lab

Have you ever wondered what makes computer programs run? Ever wanted to make a fun program or learn how to make a game?

Learn the basics of how to code!

In this club, teens and tweens can learn to code at their own pace as we explore different programs and concepts. We'll begin with a lesson series that teaches the basics of javascript. This club is self-guided, so everyone can learn at their own pace.

Ages 9-18 only.

Space is limited to the first 12 teens/tweens to show up, but registration is not required!

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, May 01, 2017 - 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.

No Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

No lab this week. Join us next Tuesday! 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.

Cybershelf Open Hours

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at F1

Trouble using Cybershelf? Come visit us during Open Hours for help. No registration required!

Computer Basics Help at Ruth Holley

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 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. Online tutorial-based coaching and one-on-one live help. Bring headphones or earbuds, or purchase earbuds for $1 at the Customer Service Desk. No registration required.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 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 2, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 2-4 p.m.
Wednesday, May 3, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 2-4 p.m.

Microsoft Word - I Class

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with Microsoft Word and learn basic word processing skills.

Excel I - 2013 Edition

When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 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.

55+ Beginning Computer Class Series

When: Wednesday, May 03, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 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 2, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 2-4 p.m.
Wednesday, May 3, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 2-4 p.m.

Microsoft Excel I (2010)

When: Thursday, May 04, 2017 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn how to set up, manipulate, and format a basic spreadsheet. Prerequisites: experience using a computer mouse and keyboard, Introduction to Microsoft Word.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, May 04, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn more about your family history and genealogy using free online websites.

Device/Computer Help Drop-in Lab

When: Friday, May 05, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Bay Area

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.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, May 08, 2017 - 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.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 - 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 Help at Ruth Holley

When: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 - 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. Online tutorial-based coaching and one-on-one live help. Bring headphones or earbuds, or purchase earbuds for $1 at the Customer Service Desk. No registration required.

Microsoft Powerpoint Class

When: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Learn the parts of a Powerpoint screen and how to create a basic slideshow.