Calendar

May
26
Sat
Green/Blue Screen Basics @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Explore the basics of planning and shooting videos and photos on Green Screen.  You can digitally recreate the background of your scene instead of scouting/shooting on location. You will also learn how to prepare a live-action set and positioning/posing your subject.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Video Recording II: Filming Storyboard @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
May 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Students will film their scripts and storyboards from the Video Recording Basics I class, using the library setting for their scenes.

May
31
Thu
Girls Who Code Club @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
May 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

This is a 10-week series.  Sisterhood, Code, and Impact:  Club girls join a safe and supportive environment of peers and role models and learn to see themselves as computer scientists.  Use computer science to solve problems in your community.  Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals, ands functions that form the basis for all programming languages (build a website, an app, or a robot) and interest such as music, art, game design, and storytelling.  Returning club girls can deepen their programming knowledge through extended activity sets.  Work in teams to design and build a Computer Science “CS” Impact Project that solves real world problems through code.  6th-12th grade.  Registration is required.

Jun
3
Sun
Intro to Mac @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Explore the basics using Apple software and hardware.  This class is great for those whom are new to Macs, or a Windows switcher. We will cover the Mac Operating System (OS X), including navigating and shortcuts.

Photo/Premiere Elements @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jun 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Bring your own images in (saved on a usb) to edit in Photoshop Elements.  Photoshop Elements allows users to create, edit, organize and share images.  Bring your own video footage in (saved on a SD card) to edit in Premiere Elements.  Premiere Elements simplifies the organizing and editing so you can have fun creating and sharing great-looking movies.

Jun
9
Sat
STEM: Bowling for Everyone @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 9 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Use geometry and physics to win at bowling.

Jun
11
Mon
iMovie Basics @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Explore the basics of creating your own video project in iMovie using photos, video clips, and music.  You will be able edit by adding backgrounds, video effects and transitions, and titles to your project.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Jun
18
Mon
Video Recording Basics I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Explore the basics of planning and shooting videos; how to control your video camera, executing different shots, and camera motion techniques. You’ll script and storyboard short movie sequences and develop an understanding of the technology setup and lighting. 

Green/Blue Screen Basics @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Explore the basics of planning and shooting videos and photos on Green Screen.  You can digitally recreate the background of your scene instead of scouting/shooting on location. You will also learn how to prepare a live-action set and positioning/posing your subject.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Jun
21
Thu
Make Music Day Recording Studio Demos @ JCPL at Recording Studio
Jun 21 @ 12:45 pm – 1:15 pm

Explore a demonstration of audio recording and editing with GarageBand.  You will learn how to add new tracks by selecting software instruments, vocal, electric guitar, or Drummer tracks.   Bring a USB to save your project.