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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/6/2020
Learn the basics of computer hardware and software, web browsers, search engines, website access and navigation.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/7/2020
What do Alexa, Google Home, or the Apple Home Pod know about you?  Is your smart health monitor, camera, lamp, or refrigerator collecting data about you, and what do they do with it?
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM1/7/2020
Create and format numbers and text on a spreadsheet and use basic formulas.  Bring a flash drive to save your work.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/8/2020
Part 1: Learn how to structure a web page using HTML tags and attributes.  Prerequisite: Sign up for a free CodePen account prior to class.Part 2: This second class in the series looks at creating lists, links and inserting images into a web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Part 1; CodePen account.  Part 3: This third class in the series looks at stylizing your web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Parts 1 & 2; CodePen account.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM1/9/2020
Locate toolbar, menus, options bar, panels and palettes. Learn about selection tools, create/save projects, move/transform images, and remove objects. Images provided. Must be comfortable working on an Apple computer.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/10/2020
Learn the basics of Inkscape, a free vector graphics program, to create an example logo, digital illustrations, and designs used in print or online. Prerequisite: understand drag and drop, save and retrieve files, and difference between object and text.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM1/11/2020
Search, sort and arrange data, and create graphs.  Bring a flash drive to save your work.  Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Class 1.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/14/2020
Create and navigate basic Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.  Learn how to apply and customize slide transitions, animations, and create handouts. Prerequisite: basic computer skills.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/15/2020
Part 1: Learn how to structure a web page using HTML tags and attributes.  Prerequisite: Sign up for a free CodePen account prior to class.Part 2: This second class in the series looks at creating lists, links and inserting images into a web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Part 1; CodePen account.  Part 3: This third class in the series looks at stylizing your web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Parts 1 & 2; CodePen account.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM1/16/2020
Technology misuse among youth is a serious widespread issue. But did you know there are proven actionable strategies to help make cyberspace a safer place? Join Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D., as he talks about the roles of parents -- and the entire community -- in addressing cyberbullying, sexting and unwise social media use among youth.
•   Understand how youth embrace and exploit social media.
•   Learn best practices to implement in homes and communities.
•   Discover techniques for rule setting, communication, encouragement and more.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Community Room (All)
Coding Classes:
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/6/2020
Learn the basics of computer hardware and software, web browsers, search engines, website access and navigation.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/7/2020
What do Alexa, Google Home, or the Apple Home Pod know about you?  Is your smart health monitor, camera, lamp, or refrigerator collecting data about you, and what do they do with it?
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM1/7/2020
Create and format numbers and text on a spreadsheet and use basic formulas.  Bring a flash drive to save your work.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/8/2020
Part 1: Learn how to structure a web page using HTML tags and attributes.  Prerequisite: Sign up for a free CodePen account prior to class.Part 2: This second class in the series looks at creating lists, links and inserting images into a web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Part 1; CodePen account.  Part 3: This third class in the series looks at stylizing your web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Parts 1 & 2; CodePen account.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM1/9/2020
Locate toolbar, menus, options bar, panels and palettes. Learn about selection tools, create/save projects, move/transform images, and remove objects. Images provided. Must be comfortable working on an Apple computer.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/10/2020
Learn the basics of Inkscape, a free vector graphics program, to create an example logo, digital illustrations, and designs used in print or online. Prerequisite: understand drag and drop, save and retrieve files, and difference between object and text.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM1/11/2020
Search, sort and arrange data, and create graphs.  Bring a flash drive to save your work.  Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Class 1.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/14/2020
Create and navigate basic Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.  Learn how to apply and customize slide transitions, animations, and create handouts. Prerequisite: basic computer skills.
Spanish River Library Boca Raton - SRL Computer Lab (1st Floor)
 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM1/15/2020
Part 1: Learn how to structure a web page using HTML tags and attributes.  Prerequisite: Sign up for a free CodePen account prior to class.Part 2: This second class in the series looks at creating lists, links and inserting images into a web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Part 1; CodePen account.  Part 3: This third class in the series looks at stylizing your web page.  Prerequisites: Build a Website with HTML, Parts 1 & 2; CodePen account.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Discover Studio
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM1/16/2020
Technology misuse among youth is a serious widespread issue. But did you know there are proven actionable strategies to help make cyberspace a safer place? Join Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D., as he talks about the roles of parents -- and the entire community -- in addressing cyberbullying, sexting and unwise social media use among youth.
•   Understand how youth embrace and exploit social media.
•   Learn best practices to implement in homes and communities.
•   Discover techniques for rule setting, communication, encouragement and more.
Downtown Library Boca Raton - DTL Community Room (All)