Computer Classes and Handouts

Upcoming Computer Classes

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Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of Mac OS.

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 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, October 15, 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, October 16, 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: Thursday, October 17, 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: Thursday, October 17, 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.

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

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

Date: Saturday, October 19, 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. Walk-ins welcome!

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

Date: Monday, October 21, 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, October 22, 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.

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 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, October 22, 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, October 23, 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. Registration is not required. 

Date: Thursday, October 24, 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, October 24, 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, October 25, 2019
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: Monday, October 28, 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. 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. This class requires the use of headphones. Headphones will be provided; however, 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: Monday, October 28, 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, October 29, 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, October 29, 2019
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

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