Programs and Events for Adults: Library 21c

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Introduction to 3D Modeling using 123D Design

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at Computer 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.

Please register in person with a Library 21C Staff Member, or call 389-8968. Register online or learn more about the class by e-mailing dperez@ppld.org.

Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce Foundation

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

Movie night fundraiser (showing movies from the RMWFF archives)

Mystery Lovers Book Group at Library 21c

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at B 2

Join us for a new mystery book each month. Coffee and lively discussion provided!

Word 1 (Word 2013)

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

In this class you will become familiar with basic word processing skills necessary to create and save word documents by learning to read the Microsoft Word 2013 screen and entering and manipulating basic text.
Prerequisites: Computer Basics Lab and Windows 8 (or equivalent experience). Experience using a mouse and keyboard. Call 389-8968 to register.

Speak English Class

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at B 6

Speak English

YARNETTES

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

3D Printing Demo

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

View a demonstration of the library's 3D printers and find out what is needed to get started using these machines.
Must have a current Makerspace use agreement signed and it is recommended you attend Makerspace Safety 101.

UCCS Toastmasters

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Ent Conference Center

Officers meeting to confirm that we want to meet in Ent Conference in the future (in future on Friday's)

Weekend Warrior DIY: Pumpkins with Tools

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Use different hand tools and create new ways to carve and decorate pumpkins. Must have a Makerspace Use Agreement on file. It is suggested that you attend Makerspace Safefty 101. Registration Required.

Chess and Checkers

When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c

Enjoy playing chess and checkers at the library with your friends. We'll have all you need for a friendly game or two. Find us near the teen and maker spaces!

Excel II- 2013 Edition

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

In this class, you will learn more complex tools, charts, formulas, and sorting of an Excel worksheet in Excel 2013.

Prerequisites: Completion of Excel I
Call 389-8968 to register, or register online.

Please email Hannah at hhall@ppld.org if there are any questions.

Lana's Music Studio

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

Concert

Entertaining with Flowers for the Fall

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Learn how to arrange flowers and decorations for Fall You will leave with the skill of decorating with Fall flowers. Space is limited and registration is required. No previous floral arranging experience necessary!

Makerspace Safety 101

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make II (Messy Maker Space)

Required training to use the Makerspaces. Please provide your library card number in the notes field when you register.

Lit Unlocked

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Ent Conference Center

The LIST Paradigm explores four keys to culture that help “unlock” the meaning of a text and personally connect a student to a piece of literature. Race, culture and ethnicity become part of the discussion.

Ping Pong at Library 21c!!

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

Join us at Library21c for a fun afternoon of ping pong and camaraderie! Tables and equipment provided.

PAYO Showcase

When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

TBD-

Minding Your Business

When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

Learn how to research starting or growing a business or how to find a job in Minding Your Business seminar from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive. This class covers print sources, electronic databases and websites to help find information on industry, competition, vendors, financials, and more. In addition, a tour will be given afterwards of Library 21c, highlighting the unique resources that are available here to help your business.

Colorado Springs Scholarstic Chess Club

When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Lib21c

Location: Window Bay near Maker Spaces.
Any age.

Cartooning 101

When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Lib21c at Make (Clean Maker Space)

This four session program led by Instructor Philip Lane will teach you the basics of cartooning. Each session will be held in Make from 6:30-7:30. For ages 9-18. Registration is required and attendees must have completed liability form on file or bring on in on the first day.

Teen Game Tuesday

When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Tag

Every Last Tuesday! Games Games Games. Video Games, board games, role playing games. Bring your own or play ours. Different video game tournament every month. 5-8pm

Windows 8 Basics

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

Become familiar with the parts of Microsoft Windows 8 by learning terminology, ways to open windows, how to toggle between windows and how to save and open files. Previous experience with PC, mouse and keyboard helpful. Call to register: 719-389-8968

Yoga Break

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Lib21c at Venue@21c

Yoga Break! Join Anna J. and PPLD staff for an hour long yoga break @Venue21c! All experience levels welcome.

AfterMath - Free Math Tutoring!

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Lib21c

Is math homework getting you down? Are finals freaking you out? Do you need to brush up before the ACT, SAT, or GED? Our experienced math tutors can help you improve your grades and take the stress out of math.

No appointments - Drop in! This runs from 3:30 to 6 p.m.
We will not have AfterMath in the case of holidays or school weather closures

Power Point 2013 Basics

When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Lib21c at Computer Lab

Learn the parts of the PowerPoint screen and how to create a basic slideshow. Prerequisites: Word 2 and experience using a computer mouse and keyboard. Call 719-389-8968 to register.

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Come experience the Hearing

Come experience the Hearing Loop at Venue 21c. For those with hearing loss, this will directly deliver the sound of the speaker's voice to your hearing aid, if you have a t-coil; or provide direct amplification to your ears. Come hear the difference!