Calendar

Jul
23
Mon
Film Series #4: Green/Blue Screen @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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.  This is a six-part series.  Your short film or music video will be entered in JCPL’s film festival.

Jul
26
Thu
Film Series #5: iMovie-editing @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is a six-part series.  Bring your SD of your video footage to edit in iMovie the 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.  Your short film or  music video will be entered in JCPL’s film festival.

Jul
30
Mon
Film Series #6: iMovie-Final editing and special effects @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is a six-part series.  Bring your SD of your video footage to edit in iMovie the photos, video clips, and music.  You will finish editing your backgrounds, video effects and transitions, and titles to your project.  Bring a USB to save your project.  Your short film or  music video will be entered in JCPL’s film festival.

Aug
13
Mon
GarageBand: Audio I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 1/2
Aug 13 @ 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.

Aug
20
Mon
Intro to Mac @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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.

Aug
25
Sat
Audio Recording II: Microphones @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 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.

Aug
27
Mon
Photo/Premiere Elements @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.

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

This is a 15-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.  New members can join throughout the season and Veteran members will lead.  They will 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.

Sep
18
Tue
Corel DRAW @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Edit vector graphics for cutting or engraving on the Laser Cutter. Students will also be able to edit photos using CorelDRAW’s bitmap-image editor Corel Photo-Paint

Sep
27
Thu
Girls Who Code Club @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This is a 15-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.  New members can join throughout the season and Veteran members will lead.  They will 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.