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Basics of Studio Camera and Lighting

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Highly recommended for those unfamiliar with studio production work, this class offers a basic introduction to working with Studio 21c production cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Taste of PILLAR II: Reading thru the Lens of Culture

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Culturally responsive reading: close, critical reading through the lens of culture, with illustrations of the process using excerpts from several different texts by authors such as Toni Morrison, Salman Rushdie, and Amy Tan.  A Taste of PILLAR I...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Hardanger Embroidery: A 4-Week Series

February 24, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
It's National Embroidery Month! Celebrate embroidery as a form of creative expression by learning a new technique: Hardanger. Hardanger is a traditional needlework from Norway. Worked on even-weave fabric, this geometric style incorporates many di...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Paper Crafting

February 24, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: High Prairie Library
Room: High Prairie Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join us for a creative and fun project to make and take.  Space is limited.  Registration Required ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Do you have a DSLR that you don’t really know how to use? Do you end up shooting everything on the auto setting? Then this class is for you. Learn the fundamentals of how the camera records images in order to understand what the camera is d...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Microsoft Word 2016 Basics

February 26, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Business, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn the basic skills you need to create and save Word 2016 documents. Become familiar with the Microsoft Word screen, enter and format text, save documents to a folder with a document name, and open documents. Prerequisite: experience ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Computer Classes, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
As one of the leading audio editors available, Adobe Audition is a powerful audio editing tool for amateurs and professionals alike. In this class, we will learn how to use Audition to record, edit, and export audio for a variety of purposes and proj...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Swords

February 27, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Class, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Learn the uniquely Chinese dance-like Jian (straight sword) and Dao (broadsword) forms of Tai Chi. The Jian sword form is fairly meditative, while the Dao sword form is quite energetic. A word of caution: Regular practice of these sword for...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: CreateSpace
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Class
Description:
Kick off Women's History Month -  Author and Colorado women's history historian Gail Beaton will give an hour long Chautauqua presentation, "Sarah Platt Decker and Colorado's Women's Clubs." Gail will also have copies of her book(s) avai...
This event is in the "All" group.

Video Editing Basics - Adobe Premiere

March 2, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Computer Classes, Makerspace
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
For those new to video editing, this introductory editing class will get you up and running with Adobe Premiere CC. We will cover a range of topics from navigating the interface, importing assets, working with sequences and timelines, applying titles...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Minding Your Business

March 2, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Business, Class
Description:
Starting a business, growing the one you have or looking for a job? This class will identify business research tools and resources to help you along the way. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Intro to Studio 21c

March 3, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Interested in using Studio 21C for your own personal or business related project? Whether you're creating your first masterpiece or are a seasoned professional, Studio 21c offers the tools to produce original content for...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Computer & Device Help

March 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Business, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Want a computer and device tutoring session beyond our computer classes? Your appointment can cover computer basics, devices (phones, tablets), ebooks, and more. Bring your laptop or device (with cables) or use our lapto...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Computer & Device Help

March 4, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East F1
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Business, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Want a computer and device tutoring session beyond our computer classes? Your appointment can cover computer basics, devices (phones, tablets), ebooks, and more. Bring your laptop or device (with cables) or use our lapto...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Petritz Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Audio/Video Studio, Class, Computer Classes, Creative Services Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Audacity is a free and open-source audio editing tool for amateurs and professionals alike. In this class, we will learn how to use Audacity to record, edit, and export audio for a variety of purposes and project types, ranging from podcasts and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Swords

March 5, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Class, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Learn the uniquely Chinese dance-like Jian (straight sword) and Dao (broadsword) forms of Tai Chi. The Jian sword form is fairly meditative, while the Dao sword form is quite energetic. A word of caution: Regular practice of these sword for...
This event is in the "All" group.

Intro to Studio 21c Multitrack Recording

March 9, 2020
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Geared towards the complete beginner, this introductory class will introduce you to the concepts you'll need to create your own multitrack audio recordings at Studio 21c. We will cover a range of topics from connecting microphones and instrument...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Maker in Residence: Textile Art

March 9, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Knights of Columbus Hall
Room: KCH MacLaren Hall
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
When you think of your community, what comes to mind? Learn how to create a fabric collage that celebrates the beauty of our Pikes Peak region. Attendees will create two collages - one for the community art installation, and one to take home! Come le...
This event is in the "All" group.

Basics in Studio Camera and Lighting

March 10, 2020
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Highly recommended for those unfamiliar with studio production work, this class offers a basic introduction to working with Studio 21c production cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment. Course is designed to help familiarize you with basic stu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Minding Your Business

March 10, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Business, Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
Starting a business, growing the one you have or looking for a job? This class will identify business research tools and resources to help you along the way. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Knit One, Manitou

March 11, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Manitou Springs Library
Room: Manitou Lower Level
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Senior Library Programs
Description:
Bring you needle work projects and join us for tea and conversation.  All skill levels are welcome.  We will do our best to help beginners with knitting or crochet. We work on our own projects and we make cage liners for animal shelters ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Windows 10 Basics

March 11, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Education Programs, Adult Library Programs, Business, Class, Computer Classes, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Learn how to navigate, customize and use Windows 10. Bring your Windows 10 laptop or device or use our Windows 10 PC. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Maker in Residence: Textile Art

March 11, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Maker/Artist in Residence, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
When you think of your community, what comes to mind? Learn how to create a fabric collage that celebrates the beauty of our Pikes Peak region. Attendees will create two collages - one for the community art installation, and one to take home! Come le...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nonprofit Workshops - Grantseeking

March 12, 2020
9:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Penrose Library
Room: Penrose Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Event Type: Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Learn how to identify foundation and corporate giving programs by matching your organizations mission to foundation's funding preferences.  Participants will be introduced to the Colorado Grants Guide and key search techniques. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Constellation Keychains

March 12, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Make (Clean Maker Space)
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Intergenerational Library Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
Winter Adult Reading Program Create a wooden keychain with your favorite constellation using piercing tools and jewelry pliers. Shine a flashlight through the keychain to project the constellation on the wall or ground!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Seed Beading: Peyote Stitch

March 15, 2020
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Sand Creek Library
Room: Sand Creek Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Class, Creative Services Programs, Makerspace, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Following the flat, even count peyote stitch, attendees will create a beaded ring using Delica seed beads, beading needles, and beading thread. All supplies provided. This activity involves close-up, detail work, requiring fine motor skills and cl...
This event is in the "All" group.

Basics of Studio Camera and Lighting

March 16, 2020
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Library 21c
Room: Library 21c: Studio 21c
Age Group: All
Event Type: Audio/Video Studio, Class, Makerspace
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Highly recommended for those unfamiliar with studio production work, this class offers a basic introduction to working with Studio 21c production cameras, lights, tripods, and audio equipment.   ...