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Windows 7 Basics Class

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Conference Room II

Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 7 by learning terminology, ways to open windows, how to toggle between windows, and how to save and open files.

Computer Basics Help

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Computer Lab

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.

Drop-in Tech-Tutoring Session

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at Meeting Room

Need help figuring out your laptop, computer software, or electronic devices? Bring your device and questions and we will be happy to help! Make sure you bring your charger!

Word II

When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 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.

Digital Camera Basics

When: Saturday, September 06, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Description: In this class you will learn the basic skills you need to start using your digital camera. General functions, symbols, and parts of a digital camera will be covered. You'll also learn how to transfer your pictures from your camera to your computer, options for printing your pictures, and other options for sharing your pictures.

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE, PLEASE CALL 389-8968

Prerequisite: Internet Basics.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, September 08, 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.

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at B 6

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 program is for intermediate and advanced computer users who are comfortable with computer navigation and Microsoft Office products, but no previous 3D Modeling experience is needed.

If you have questions about this program, please e-mail dperez@ppld.org

Career Compass Series

When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Short classes will be offered on various topics followed by time to work on job searches, applications, résumés, etc., with assistance available. Pre-requisites: Computer and Mouse Basics; Microsoft Word. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Sept. 8th: Job Hunting Search Tips
Sept. 22nd: Resume Basics
Oct. 6th: Successful Interviewing
Oct. 20th: Open Help Lab

Excel I

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 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.

Minding Your Business

When: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Learn how to research starting or growing a business or how to find a job in Minding Your Business seminar from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. This class covers print sources, electronic databases and websites to help find information on industry, competition, vendors, financials, and more.