Computer Classes and Handouts

Upcoming Computer Classes

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Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Students should take this class after Computers for Beginners. Students will learn how to create, save, close, and re-open a file. Students will also learn about file management including My Computer, My Documents, and the Recycle Bin.

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Students should take this class after Computers for Beginners. Students will learn how to create, save, close, and re-open a file. Students will also learn about file management including My Computer, My Documents, and the Recycle Bin.

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

This hands-on class details the 970West Studio’s audio recording setup! Presonus’ Studio One digital audio workstation (DAW) software will be featured. Learn about the live room, control room and other 970West Studio components that are utilized to facilitate a recording session. Seating is limited and registration is required.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
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, December 10, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

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

Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn how to create bulleted lists, insert page numbers and other intermediate skills in Microsoft Word. Beginning MS Word skills and/or our Microsoft Word Basics course are recommended prior to taking this class.

Registration is encouraged but not required.

Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Come explore the 970West Studio as we offer Orientations and have staff available to answer your multimedia production 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.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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: Friday, December 13, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

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

Date: Monday, December 16, 2019
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, December 17, 2019
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, December 17, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

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

Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

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

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of editing audio in Presonus’ Studio One digital audio workstation (DAW). In this hands-on course, participants will engage in editing a pre-recorded voice track and go over common editing tools within the DAW. Proper editing techniques for time constraints and correcting errors will be explored as well as DAW automation and exporting a finished track.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn about what the Internet is and basic terms in this hands-on class. Students will become familiar with using web browsers to navigate the Internet. Other skills covered include bookmarking favorite websites, printing from the Internet and basic Internet searching. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Get behind the camera while learning the fundamentals of videography in this hands-on course. In this class, you will learn how to properly capture video by controlling camera settings like focus, frame rate, white balance, and more. Participants will also get a chance to use the tools of the trade such as a video tripod and clapperboard.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019
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: Saturday, December 21, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. Orientation classes last an hour. Registration is NOT required.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Monday, December 23, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of mixing a multitrack song in Presonus’ Studio One digital audio workstation (DAW). You will understand how to create a stereo mix as well as explore dynamic, frequency and time-based audio effects. We will demonstrate these effects using auxiliary sends and channel inserts. We will also discuss the functions of the main stereo bums/final output. This class requires the use of headphones that 970West does provide. Participants are welcome to bring their own.

The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

Date: Thursday, December 26, 2019
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

Programe una media hora de investigación personal, libro electrónico o ayuda informática. Llame al 970-434-6936 para registrarse.