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Computer Classes for Seniors

1-on-1 Computer Session

When: Monday, July 06, 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.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 07, 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, July 07, 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, July 07, 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.

1-on-1 Computer Help

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade

Do you need a computer tutor? Sign up for a 1-on-1 session class. Topics for this time include Basic Computer/Internet Skills, Windows Basics, Email Basics, Resumes and Job Search help.A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance. Call Tammy at 531-6333 x2335 to register.

Introduction to Audio Engineering Class with Paul McWhirter

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Library21c Special Rooms-1175 Chapel Hills Drive at C3 Center for Public Media

This course will provide a basic understanding of sound, audio signal flow, microphones, audio mixers (analog & digital) and sound system setup. Patrons will explore the components of a mixing console and how to use them to create a quality mix. The class will set up a monitor and loudspeaker, learn how to get signal to both, and how to avoid feedback, as well as discussing tips and tricks to crafting a solid live sound mix.

This class is instructed by sound engineer Paul McWhirter.
Paul can be found on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThirdNightSound

Patrons must attend a 101 Studio Orientation course prior to attending this class. For a list of upcoming 101 courses, visit http://ppld.org/c3/center-for-public-media

Computer Basics Help

When: Wednesday, July 08, 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.

Internet Basics Class

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

In this class, learn to use the different functions of a web browser how to navigate the internet and how to use different search techniques to find information. Prerequisites: Completion of Computer Basics Class or experience using a mouse and keyboard.

Internet Basics Class

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Computer Lab

In this class, learn to use the different functions of a web browser how to navigate the internet and how to use different search techniques to find information. Prerequisites: Completion of Computer Basics Class or experience using a mouse and keyboard.

Introduction to Photo-Editing with GIMP

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 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.

Word I - 2013 Edition

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Petritz Learning Lab

Class Description: Word I: 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: Computer Basics Class or Windows 8 plus experience using a mouse and keyboard. Call 884-9800 to register.

1 on 1 Computer Help

When: Friday, July 10, 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 session class. Topics for this time include Basic Computer/Internet Skills, Windows Basics, Email Basics, Resumes and Job Search help. A reservation MUST be made and the topic approved in advance.
Please include what you need help with in the notes field when you register.

Beginning Guitar Class

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

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, July 13, 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.

Laptop Lab

When: Tuesday, July 14, 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.


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