Use free 3D modeling software Tinkercad to create objects that can be 3D printed. After creating your design, your 3D model will be printed in 1-2 weeks.
Technology Classes & Workshops
A learner with a general understanding of what 3D modeling and printing are and basic computer skills learns the basics of the Fusion 360 interface, and how it can be used to create models that are more complex than what TinkerCAD allows for.
Students will learn how to set up a new business, create invoices, manage customers, receipts, and products in Wave.
Design your own custom stamp for block printing using a variety of low and high tech tools in ideaLAB. We'll show you how you can use your new stamp for creating a greeting card, gift wrap, or poster.
Explore basic principles fundamental to every coding language through hands-on activities and games. No coding experience required.
Aprenda los conceptos básicos de cómo usar una computadora y praticar el uso del ratón. No se necesita experiencia de computación.
Obtenga una cuenta con Gmail y aprenda cómo enviar y recibir correo electrónico.
Aprenda cómo usar un navegador y acceder a Internet y usar Google para encontrar información en la red.
Aprenda cómo proteger sus datos personales y aplicar practicas que ayuden a limitar su precencia digital.
Learn how to send and receive email, navigate your inbox, and practice downloading and attaching files.
Learn the basics of using a computer and practice using a mouse. No computer experience required.
Learn how to use a browser to access the internet and use Google to find information on the internet.
Learn how your computer is organized, including files and folders, and discover how to find what you're looking for.
Create your own digital illustrations and designs. Learn the basics of Inkscape, a free vector graphics program, and create an example logo you can use in print or online.
Learn how cascading style sheets (CSS) can be used to change the look and feel of your website with background, text and fonts.
Learn the tools Microsoft Publisher provides to make and print your own business cards. No graphic design experience required.
Increase your awareness about how your online behavior is tracked and used. You'll learn tips on how to limit what's shared about you online.
A learner with no prior knowledge of sewing learns how to hand sew a small stuffed project using felt or fabric by following an instructor hosted video, and is invited to share their work and ask questions of the instructor at a follow up online workshop event.
Learn about basic coding concepts and explore how to apply them while coding games on a micro:bit microcomputer.
Learn how to access library eBooks, audiobooks and video with your library card. Bring your own smartphone, tablet, or laptop, or explore the eBooks website using a library computer.
Learn how to use Google’s online calendar for effective time management, sharing event information, invites, notifications and more. Must have email address to attend this class.
Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference between news that's well researched and news that's false or misleading. In this presentation you'll learn techniques for evaluating the credibility of news stories and learn the importance of getting information from multiple reliable sources.
Build web pages from scratch with HTML. Learn what HTML is and use it to format text, insert images and create links.
We'll use copper tape, LEDs and coin batteries to make a lit-up papercraft card - just in time for Halloween / Valentines Day.
Use drums, strings, guitar, and other instruments to make your own music on the iPad.
Learn about ink making by using natural materials to make ink. You'll make and mix colors from our supplies to create a custom art piece to take home.
Social media is a powerful communication tool these days. In this class, we will learn how to get started with Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and personal websites. No existing accounts required.
Excel spreadsheets allow you to easily store, organize and modify data. Learn the basics of Excel (such as inserting text, basic formulas, AutoFill and more) by creating a personal budget.
Expand your Excel knowledge and learn about conditional formatting, freezing rows, and using tables. Basic Excel skills recommended.
Learn how to make Excel do the work for you by using commonly accessed formulas and functions. Excel Basics recommended.
Make your Excel workbook pop by using graphs and pivot tables to represent your data visually. Excel Basics recommended.
Use the sort and filter features in Excel to organize your data so you can find the information you are looking for easily. Excel Basics recommended.
Learn how to insert images and other objects into Microsoft Word documents. Personalize group letters quickly with Mail Merge. Intermediate Word skills recommended.
Learn how to create and edit a document with Microsoft Word. We'll cover basic formatting options like how to bold text, adjust line spacing and change the page alignment.
Microsoft Word has many tools that make working on long documents a snap. Learn about styles, headers, footers, page numbers and tables. Basic Word skills recommended.
Learn how to use Microsoft Word to create a professional looking resume using basic and advanced formatting tools. Basic Word skills recommended.
Photoshop is a powerful all-purpose photo editing and art creation tool. In this class we'll learn about lighting and color corrections, cropping and scaling photos, fixing blemishes and doctoring photos, and layer manipulation.
You can use Photoshop for so much more than just touching up photos, and in this class you'll learn how to create your own digital art piece with Photoshop.
Preserve any old photographs, negatives, or slides by making them digital! You will learn how to use Photoshop to remove creases/dust, adjust lighting and color, and add hand-painted effects to black and white images.
Learn how to improve your presentation while using PowerPoint and other presentation software. Explore best practices for designing and delivering your presentation and get hands-on experience.
Learn how to create functions and classes to write more efficient code. Python: Getting Started recommended.
Python is a popular object-oriented programming language. Learn basic concepts like variables, expressions and data types. No coding experience required.
Learn how conditional statements and Loops work. Python: Getting Started recommended.
Learn how to import modules and practice working with a database. Python: Getting Started recommended.
Learn about Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Debunk SEO myths, and learn basic tools and tips to help improve your website’s online presence.
Learn how to navigate commonly used features on your Windows, Android, or Apple smartphone or tablet. Afterwards, there will be time for answering your questions. Please bring your own device.
Learn how to remove programs, manage the space on your computer, speed up your browsing and more.
Learn about the process of planning and starting your own website, as well as explore website building options.
Explore free video chat programs like Skype and Google Hangouts. You'll learn how to start and troubleshoot video chats on a computer or smartphone.
Learn the basics about how to edit digital videos. Explore visual elements, sound, and pacing to make your own movie from example footage.
Learn about malware threats and how to protect your computer or smartphone. Explore reliable free antivirus and anti-tracking programs.
Make your own wristband that lights up with conductive thread and LEDs.
Learn to create your own blog or basic website with WordPress.com. Explore how to navigate WordPress, make pages and posts, add photos and customize the appearance of your website.
Learn how to create documents, save your files online and collaborate with others on Google Drive. Email address required.