Calendar

Feb
22
Thu
Girls Who Code Club @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Feb 22 @ 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.

Light and Sound for Everyone @ JCPL at Meeting Room 3/4
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you ready for a little quantum physics?  Kwok-Wai Ng, Professor of Physics from the University of Kentucky, will teach the physics behind color, sound, radio, and photovoltaics.  A physics petting zoo will also be available with optic toys and demonstrations.  Registration is preferred.  Walk-ins are also welcomed.

Feb
26
Mon
GarageBand: Audio Recording I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Feb 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Explore the basics audio recording and editing with GarageBand.  You will learn how to add new tracks by selecting software instruments, vocal, electric guitar, or Drummer tracks. You will also learn how to add loops and use smart controls.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Audio Recording II: Microphones @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Explore the basics of sound engineering and podcasting.  You will learn how to digitally edit using popular audio workstations, optimal microphone selection and setup, and digital audio plug-ins.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Mar
1
Thu
Girls Who Code Club @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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.

Mar
12
Mon
GarageBand: Audio I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Explore the basics audio recording and editing with GarageBand.  You will learn how to add new tracks by selecting software instruments, vocal, electric guitar, or Drummer tracks. You will also learn how to add loops and use smart controls.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Mar
22
Thu
The Art of Stories: Fables, Myths, Printmaking! @ JCPL at Meeting Room 3/4
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Enjoy this hands-on, creative,
story based art making program!  We’ll read and compare fables and myths,
look for key ideas, and check out story craft and structure – then we’ll learn
about the art of printmaking and students will create a personalized story in
print form to take home. Register to attend. 

Mar
24
Sat
Green/Blue Screen Basics @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Mar 24 @ 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 Basics I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Mar 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 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. 

Mar
25
Sun
Intro to Mac @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Mar 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 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.