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Upcoming library events at Westlake Porter Public Library
Updated: 5 min 44 sec ago

Learning Centers

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, March 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math using STEAM kits set up in stations around the PC Lab. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Maker Monday: Editing Home Movies

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, March 18, 2019 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Your home movies are already in a digital format (or can be using our Maker Stations). Now you want to edit them and put them onto a new DVD, but how? Learn this Maker Monday!

Intermediate Coding for Adults

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Familiar with the basics of coding and ready for a challenge? Learn intermediate coding through self-paced online modules. An instructor will be on hand to help get you started and to facilitate lessons. The class focus is on Python and Raspberry Pi.

Word 2: Objects and Images

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to insert objects and images, work with headers & footers, use tab stops, and work with tables. Class based on Word 2013.

Code Club

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! We'll explore Khan Academy and have occasional Scratch challenges. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Excel 4: Intermediate Functions and Formatting

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice v-lookup functions and using absolute and relative references. Learn about conditional formatting, data validation, and more. Recommended for those comfortable with basic Excel functions.

Word 1: Introduction

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 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.

Learning Centers

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, March 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math using STEAM kits set up in stations around the PC Lab. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

3D Printing Orientation

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Saturday, March 09, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's 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. Check www.westlakelibrary.org for a virtual orientation, too!

Beginning Coding for Adults

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 07, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

What is coding? 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. The class focus is on HTML and CSS.

Code Club

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, March 07, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! We'll explore Khan Academy and have occasional Scratch challenges. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Learning Centers

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, March 04, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math using STEAM kits set up in stations around the PC Lab. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Learn a Foreign Language

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Tuesday, March 05, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Parlez-vous français? Sprechen Sie Deutch? ¿Habla español? Learn to use free library resources like Mango and Transparent Languages to learn a new language.

Code Club

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! We'll explore Khan Academy and have occasional Scratch challenges. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Finding Your Next Book with NoveList and Goodreads

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Are you an avid reader looking for your next book? Come learn about how to use the library database NoveList and the popular website Goodreads to find your next book, keep track of your reading selections, and more!

Learning Centers

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, February 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math using STEAM kits set up in stations around the PC Lab. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Code Club

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code! We'll explore Khan Academy and have occasional Scratch challenges. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.

Learning Centers

5 min 44 sec ago
When: Monday, February 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and math using STEAM kits set up in stations around the PC Lab. Space is limited for each weekly session. Registration begins one week before each weekly meeting.