Calendar

Aug
19
Mon
iMovie Basics @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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.  Registration is required.

Aug
20
Tue
Corel DRAW: Water Bottles @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tired of your same ol’ boring water bottle?  Using CorelDRAW software, you will learn basic editing functions, with the end result being your own custom laser-engraved water bottle! Class will begin in the computer lab, then move to the Creative Space where you will have the exciting opportunity to watch your design come alive on the laser cutter!  No prior experience necessary. All supplies provided.Registration is required. 

Aug
26
Mon
Green/Blue Screen Basics @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn how to plan and shoot videos/photos on Green Screen! This month, you will learn to digitally recreate the background of your scene.  You will also learn how to prepare a live-action set and positioning/posing your subject. Bring a USB to save your project. Registration is required.

Aug
27
Tue
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Aug 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

During this class, you will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, you will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training.

 For questions, please email srichardson@jesspublib.org

Registration is required. 

Sep
7
Sat
Corel DRAW: Vinyl Cutter @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Edit vector graphics for cutting designs and stickers on the Vinyl Cutter. Students will be able to edit, save, and export EPS files.

Sep
9
Mon
Girls Who Code Club @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Coding girls, unite! Girls Who Code Club is a safe and supportive environment of peers and role models who learn to see themselves as computer scientists. During club meetings, you will 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.  You will work in teams to design and build a Computer Science “CS” Impact Project that solves real world problems through code. This program is a September-May series and is for ages 6th-12th grade. Registration is required.

Coding For Everyone Club: Minecraft @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Registration is required for all.  For all age groups.  If children attend, both the child and parent must register and attend.

Sep
14
Sat
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

During this class, you will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, you will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training.

For questions, please email srichardson@jesspublib.orgRegistration is required.

Sep
16
Mon
GarageBand: Audio I @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Looking to record some music? Learn about audio recording and editing with GarageBand! We will show you how to add new tracks by selecting software instruments, vocal, electric guitar, or drummer tracks. We will also show you how to add loops and use smart controls. 

Bring a USB to save your project. 

Registration is required.

Sep
17
Tue
Corel DRAW: Cupcake Toppers @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Have a birthday, graduation, or other party that you want to customize?  Using CorelDRAW software, you will learn basic editing functions, with the end result being your own custom cupcake toppers (with a tasty treat to-go)! Class will begin in the computer lab, then move to the Creative Space where you will have the exciting opportunity to watch your design come alive on the laser cutter! No prior experience necessary. All supplies provided.Registration is required.