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Monday, January 5th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 22nd

Learners will discover how to effectively navigate in Windows 8. Participants tour the Start screen and experiment with touch gestures, live tiles, and charms. This workshop also shows how to work efficiently with snap and keyboard shortcuts. Prerequisite: PC Basics.

Tuesday, January 6th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 23rd

We will cover the basics of using Apple software and hardware. Some experience with computers is necessary. This class will be using OS X Mavericks.

Tuesday, January 6th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 23rd

Use Photoshop digital darkroom techniques and Adobe Camera RAW to improve the lighting, color, and composition of the image.

Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics.

Wednesday, January 7th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 24th

Learners will discover how to sign up for an email account, send messages, work with attachments, and manage their inbox. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or previous Internet experience.

Wednesday, January 7th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 24th

Learners will discover how to use OverDrive, Zinio, OneClick Digital, and Freegal to check out e-magazines, stream movies, download free music and more. For PCs, tablets, and e-readers. Feel free to bring your own device.

Thursday, January 8th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 25th

Learn the basics of GarageBand, the audio recording and editing software from Apple.

Friday, January 9th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 26th

Learn how to sign up, build, and run your very own Etsy Shop. We'll talk about how to format and upload images, write interesting and engaging product descriptions, keep yourself organized for tax time, and tackle the dreaded question: How much should I charge? Prerequisite: Internet Basics or moderate experience with online forms.

Saturday, January 10th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 27th

Learners will experience a tutorial that teaches all the basic mouse movements, along with a brief introduction to ergonomics and touch typing. No computer experience necessary.

Saturday, January 10th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 27th

Fix "Red-eye" and remove blemishes from portraits. You'll also learn how to combine several images into a single photo and add text to the image.

Monday, January 12th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 29th

Learners will discover the basics of word processing, including creating, formatting, and printing a simple document. Prerequisite: PC Basics. Students should be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard.

Tuesday, January 13th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 30th

Create your own video project using photos, video clips and music. This is a great class for beginners.

Tuesday, January 13th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on December 30th

Learn to colorize a black and white photo with Photoshop actions and painting. All photos will be provided.

Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics

Tuesday, January 13th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins on December 30th

Learners will get an overview of some of the more popular blogging sites, how to navigate around a blog and the basics of posting and commenting. Prerequisite: Internet Basics.

Wednesday, January 14th - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 31st

This workshop is designed for an audience that is new to computing. Learners will discover how to access the desktop, how to save, create, and move files and folders; and how to pin important stuff to the Start screen. Prerequisite: Students should be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

Wednesday, January 14th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on December 31st

This workshop introduces the cloud storage and highlights Microsoft SkyDrive as well as introducing students to other free storage websites. Learners will discover how online storage can work for them and how to access their stored files from anywhere they have an internet connection. Prerequisite: Internet Basics or previous Internet experience. Must have a working cell phone number to create an account.

Thursday, January 15th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins on January 1st

Learners will discover how to use OverDrive, Zinio, OneClick Digital, and Freegal to check out e-magazines, stream movies, download free music and more. For PCs, tablets, and e-readers. Feel free to bring your own device.

Thursday, January 15th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on January 1st

We will cover the basics of using Apple software and hardware. Some experience with computers is necessary. This class will be using OS X Mavericks.

Friday, January 16th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins on January 2nd

Learners will explore the basic functions and uses of a presentation program and create a simple slideshow presentation. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS word 2013 or previous experience using presentation software.

Friday, January 16th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 2nd

Learners will experience more advanced word processing tasks including lists, headers, and cut/copy/paste functions. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013.

Saturday, January 17th - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Central Library - Computer Lab
Registration begins on January 3rd

This class introduces the basic functions and uses of a spreadsheet program. . Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience using spreadsheet software.

Saturday, January 17th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on January 3rd

Learn to effectively use layers in Photoshop. You'll make a multi-layer project using images and text, and use layer masks.

Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics or some Photoshop experience.

Tuesday, January 20th - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on January 6th

Learn the basics of creating graphic designs and images from photos and creating unique material using the basic tools and processes of Illustrator.

Tuesday, January 20th - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Northside Branch - Digital Studio
Registration begins on January 6th

Create your own 30-45 second video spot using the professional grade video editing software. This class builds on techniques learned in the iMovie class.

Prerequisite: iMovie.

Tuesday, January 20th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins on January 6th

Fix "Red-eye" and remove blemishes from portraits. Learn how to combine several images into a single photo and move parts of one photo to another and add titles and text. Prerequisite: Introduction to MS Word 2013 or previous experience with photo manipulation software.

Wednesday, January 21st - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Eagle Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Registration begins on January 7th

Learn about linked cells, filtering and intermediate formulas. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel 2013 or previous experience with Excel.

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