Computer Classes for Seniors

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 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 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.

One on One computer class

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy

One on one class with basic Microsoft Office programs, Email, Internet basics, Craigs list, Resume building, job search strategies, and more! Call Ute Pass LIbrary to set up a reservation and approve the topic in advance.

Computer Basics Help

When: Tuesday, June 02, 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.

Microsoft Word Class

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 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.

Computer Basics Help

When: Wednesday, June 03, 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+ Basic Computer Class Series

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills.
Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Wednesday, June 3rd, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 10am - Noon.
Thursday, June 4th, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 10am - Noon.

Computer Basics Class

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of a computer and practice simple navigation in a screen and window environment using the keyboard.

Computer Basics Class

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of a computer and practice simple navigation in a screen and window environment using the keyboard.

Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

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 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, but no previous 3D Modeling experience is needed. This class is best suited for students 13 and over. Students 9-11 must be accompanied by an adult.

55+ Basic Computer Class Series

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Computer Lab

Meeting for 2 class sessions, students in this class will cover a different topic each class related to basic computer skills.
Patron will be signing up for both classes.
Wednesday, June 3rd, 55+ Mouse and Computer Basics 10am - Noon.
Thursday, June 4th, 55+ Computer Basics Practice Lab 10am - Noon.

C3 Center for Public Media Camera & Lighting Class

When: Thursday, June 04, 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.

1 on 1 Computer Help

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 class session. Topics for this time include Internet Basics, Email, Social Media, Digital Photography, Windows Basics, and MacBook/iOS help. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Email Jake at jstewart@ppld.org to register.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Interested in touching up some pictures, but can't afford the price tag for professional software like Photoshop or Corel? Not to worry! 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.

Beginner Guitar Class

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Beginner Guitar Classes. A 4 week course, learn chords, playing techniques and more! Call 597-7070 to register or for more information.

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 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.


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