Upcoming Events

Title: Computer Basics
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

This computer class will teach users the basics of what computers are, the different parts of a computer, as well as some basic navigation skills. No prior computer experience is required for this class.

Title: Green Screen 1.0: Assembly
Date: Friday, February 23, 2024
Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio
Categories: Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Let’s build a green screen! Come explore all the components of the 970West Studio’s Green Screen Kit. Students will practice setting up the kit, learn basic green screen theory, and explore common pitfalls and their solutions. Depending on time and interest, students will have an opportunity to practice recording footage with the green screen. This class is currently offered once per quarter, so catch it while it's here!


The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

 

Title: Green Screen 2.0: Chroma Key
Date: Friday, February 23, 2024
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio
Categories: Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Learn the methods used to remove a video’s background and replace it with a different image or video. In this hands-on class, we will explore the process of using a green screen, including video capture and the post-production process known as chroma key. Sample footage will be provided, but students are also welcome to bring their footage to the class. This class is currently offered once per quarter, so catch it while it’s here!


The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

 

Title: Intro to Photo Editing
Date: Monday, February 26, 2024
Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio
Categories: Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Learn how to edit and enhance your photographs using Adobe Photoshop. In this course you will be introduced to the many editing tools available to remove blemishes, alter backgrounds, and improve or change color and contrast of your photos.

Participants are welcome to bring their own digital photograph to use during the class. While previous Photoshop experience is not required, kindly note that basic computer literacy (Mouse/Keyboard operation and File Navigation) is a prerequisite skill for this class.


The 970West Studio is located at 502 Ouray Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, across the street from the Central Library.

 

Title: Tech Table Tuesday - Central Library
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library
Categories: Computer / Technology
Description:

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Title: Individual Tech Help - Central Library
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Individual Tech Help is intended for patrons who are beginners with regard to their smartphones, tablets, and computers, who need help navigating and learning about their apps, and who want and appreciate a hands-on learning experience. Session help can include (but is not limited to) basic computer skills, Google Drive, and Microsoft Word help. A library volunteer will offer sessions in half-hour blocks and registration is required. When you arrive for your appointment, visit the Information Desk to check-in. 

Title: Individual Tech Help - Central Library
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Individual Tech Help is intended for patrons who are beginners with regard to their smartphones, tablets, and computers, who need help navigating and learning about their apps, and who want and appreciate a hands-on learning experience. Session help can include (but is not limited to) basic computer skills, Google Drive, and Microsoft Word help. A library volunteer will offer sessions in half-hour blocks and registration is required. When you arrive for your appointment, visit the Information Desk to check-in. 

Title: Individual Tech Help - Central Library
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Individual Tech Help is intended for patrons who are beginners with regard to their smartphones, tablets, and computers, who need help navigating and learning about their apps, and who want and appreciate a hands-on learning experience. Session help can include (but is not limited to) basic computer skills, Google Drive, and Microsoft Word help. A library volunteer will offer sessions in half-hour blocks and registration is required. When you arrive for your appointment, visit the Information Desk to check-in. 

Title: Individual Tech Help - Central Library
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Individual Tech Help is intended for patrons who are beginners with regard to their smartphones, tablets, and computers, who need help navigating and learning about their apps, and who want and appreciate a hands-on learning experience. Session help can include (but is not limited to) basic computer skills, Google Drive, and Microsoft Word help. A library volunteer will offer sessions in half-hour blocks and registration is required. When you arrive for your appointment, visit the Information Desk to check-in. 

Title: Individual Tech Help - Central Library
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Time: 10:00am - 10:30am
Location: Central Library
Location: Central Library
Categories: Adult, Computer / Technology
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Individual Tech Help is intended for patrons who are beginners with regard to their smartphones, tablets, and computers, who need help navigating and learning about their apps, and who want and appreciate a hands-on learning experience. Session help can include (but is not limited to) basic computer skills, use of social media, Google Drive, Microsoft Word help, and more.

Library staff will offer sessions in half-hour blocks and registration is required. When you arrive for your appointment, visit the Information Desk to check-in. 


To sign-up, call 970-243-4442 at least 12 hours before the class begins.