Computer Classes and Handouts

Upcoming Computer Classes

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Date: Monday, March 27, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on class. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget. We offer up to 30-minutes of help on a first-come, first-served basis.

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

In this hands-on course learn the fundamentals of video editing using Adobe Premiere, a program included in the Adobe Creative Cloud. In this class you will learn how to import your video clips into the editor, edit clips inside the editor for improved playback and export your video projects so you can share them to your favorite online video sharing websites.

Seating is limited and registration is required.

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on class. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged but not required.

Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Monday, April 3, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Monday, April 3, 2017
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Discussion on how our minds interpret sound and the evolution of modern sound recording. Learn about waveforms, proper gain staging and converting audio signals from the analog to the digital domain and back! Understand sample rates and bit depth in digital recording. Common cable types and connections. Examine microphone types, their frequency response, sensitivity, polar patterns and common uses.

Seating is limited and registration is required.

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

There are a variety of free and paid cloud storage options, but which one is right for you? In this class you will learn about how to start using these services and what to keep in mind as you back up your files.

Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

In this hands-on course learn the fundamentals of digital photography using Canon DSLR cameras. Discover and practice photography concepts that will guide you to taking high-quality, professional images.

Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

Schedule a half-hour of one-on-one research, ebook, or computer help. 2 half-hour appointments are available. Call 970-434-6936 to register.

Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Fruita Branch

Schedule a half-hour of one-on-one research, ebook, or computer help. 2 half-hour appointments are available per session. Call 970-858-7703 to register.

Date: Friday, April 7, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Friday, April 7, 2017
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of editing audio in Presonus Studio One digital audio workstation. In this hands on course, participants will engage in editing a pre-recorded voice audio track. Common editing tools within the DAW will be examined. Proper editing techniques for time constraints and correcting errors will be explored. Exporting a finished track will also be covered.

Seating is limited and reservations are required.

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. The orientation class takes about an hour to complete and walk-ins are welcome!