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Upcoming library events at Westlake Porter Public Library
Updated: 16 min 41 sec ago

3D Printing Orientation

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.

Excel Charts and Pivot Tables

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify basic charts. Practice with Chart Tools. Create basic pivot tables and practice using pivot table tools, pivot charts, and filters. Class based on Excel 2013.

Intro to Smartphones

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn the basics of using smartphones, such as screen brightness, wifi settings, adding apps, and more! If bringing your device, please bring all account passwords.

Maker Monday: Custom Iron-Ons with Silhouette Cameo

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Monday, March 12, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo, and bring a t-shirt or other fabric item you'd like to iron custom designs onto! (Canvas and other rough fabrics don't work well).

Excel Introduction

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 08, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition. Class based on Excel 2013.

Word Introduction

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 06, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste. Class based on Word 2013.

Researching Your Roots

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 06, 2018 - 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

This class is an intro to Ancestry.com as well as other online resources that can be used to research your family. Bring the names and dates of relatives that you do know. This class will allow time for individual research during class.

Tinkercad I: Design 3D Objects

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Monday, March 05, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use Tinkercad, a free online program that you can design your own 3D objects with that you can later 3D print!

Beginning Coding for Adults

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn the basics of coding through self-paced online modules. An instructor will be on hand to help get you started and to facilitate lessons.

PowerPoint Introduction

16 min 41 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Insert and modify designs, transitions, and custom animations. Learn about different views, printing options and sound tools.