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This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Body:
An introduction to coding using Google's CS First curriculum to learn Scratch programming language. Student should have basic keyboarding skills. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

December 12, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Hour of Code for grades 5–12

December 13, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Body:
Take part in the worldwide phenomenon that is Hour of Code. We’ll tackle animation and game design projects from hourofcode.com. Bring your own device. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Google Calendar for Beginners

December 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Body:
Learn how to use Google Calendar to simplify your life and keep track of upcoming events. Bring your Google login information. Laptops provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Google Calendar for Beginners

December 19, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Body:
Discover how to use Google Calendar to simplify your life and keep track of upcoming events. Bring your device and your Google login information. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

December 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

December 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coding Club: Winter Workshop for grades 5–12

January 2, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
The format of our Spring Break coding workshop is back by popular demand. Get ready to code your way out of disaster scenarios. Can you Scratch your way to survival? ...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Learn how to create stop motion films with LEGOs, Claymation or whatever else you want to animate. Bring any favorite characters. **Bring your phone or tablet** To save us time (especially if your child doesn't know the needed passwords!) ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

January 2, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coding Club: Winter Workshop for grades 5–12

January 3, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
The format of our Spring Break coding workshop is back by popular demand. Get ready to code your way out of disaster scenarios. Can you Scratch your way to survival? ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coding Club: Winter Workshop for grades 5–12

January 4, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
The format of our Spring Break coding workshop is back by popular demand. Get ready to code your way out of disaster scenarios. Can you Scratch your way to survival? ...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior: First Session

January 7, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Code with Scratch to create stories and games. Basic keyboarding skills required. Participants commit to attending all five classes in their session. First Session: January 7–February 4 Second Session: February 18–March 17 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

New Productivity Apps for 2020

January 7, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Body:
Increase your productivity in the New Year by leveraging the latest apps. We’ll explore habit tracking, mind maps, task managers, and automation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

January 9, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creating Presentations in PowerPoint

January 13, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Body:
Get started today creating powerful slideshows and presentations. Laptops provided. ...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior: First Session

January 14, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Code with Scratch to create stories and games. Basic keyboarding skills required. Participants commit to attending all five classes in their session. First Session: January 7–February 4 Second Session: February 18–March 17 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

January 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Photoshop for Beginners

January 16, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Learn the basics of editing in Photoshop, then make a Media Lab appointment to edit your own photos. Laptops provided. ...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior: First Session

January 21, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Code with Scratch to create stories and games. Basic keyboarding skills required. Participants commit to attending all five classes in their session. First Session: January 7–February 4 Second Session: February 18–March 17 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Photoshop for Beginners

January 22, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Learn the basics of editing in Photoshop, then make a Media Lab appointment to edit your own photos. Laptops provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

January 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior: First Session

January 28, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Code with Scratch to create stories and games. Basic keyboarding skills required. Participants commit to attending all five classes in their session. First Session: January 7–February 4 Second Session: February 18–March 17 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creating Presentations in PowerPoint

January 29, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Body:
Get started today creating powerful slideshows and presentations. Laptops provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

January 30, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Coding Club Junior: First Session

February 4, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Code with Scratch to create stories and games. Basic keyboarding skills required. Participants commit to attending all five classes in their session. First Session: January 7–February 4 Second Session: February 18–March 17 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

February 5, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Body:
Learn the basics of how to use Microsoft Word, including creating and editing documents, inserting images, and more. ...