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Joshua McCarthy

(815) 756-9568 ext. 2115|

January 2019

Computers 101: Introduction to Google Docs

January 23 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Local History Room, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Use Google Docs to store, access, and share documents. You can make things like reports, spreadsheets, and presentations in Google Docs. It is a great way to collaborate on school work. It is all free and powered by Google. Laptops will be provided. Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class at the Tech Desk—first come first serve. For more information, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 6103.

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Sound Saturday: Introduction to Audacity

January 26 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until January 31, 2019

Looking to start your podcast? Maybe you have some old recordings you’d like to edit? Perhaps you’re just curious about sound recording in general? In this class, we’ll be learning about the free, open source software Audacity. We’ll cover the basics and have some practice files for you to edit. This class is completely free. Participants need to be at least 16 years old. Class size is limited and registration begins 30 minutes before class begins at the Tech Desk—first come…

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Maker Monday: 3D Design a Card Deck Box

January 28 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until January 31, 2019

Are you looking a unique way to carry your Magic cards between tournaments? Maybe your Pokémon cards are getting dog-eared in your bag between games? Are your Yu-Gi-Oh! Decks a pain to get out of their sleeves?  Join us on Maker Monday as we design and customize your very own deck box! After the class, we’ll 3D print your box for you to pick-up in a few days. This class and the deck box are completely free! Participants need to…

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February 2019

Studio Open Lab

February 1 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 16, 2019

Looking for a place to work on your project? Maybe you’d just like to practice some of the skills you’ve learned in our classes? The Makerspace Open Lab is perfect for you! We’ll have a variety of supplies and computers on hand as well as knowledgeable staff members to assist you. This class is completely free. Participants must be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-old children are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, first come first…

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Maker Monday: Laser Cut Valentine’s Day Heart

February 4 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until February 12, 2019

Create a personalized heart for your Valentine! We'll be learning the free program "Inkscape" and after you've designed the perfect heart, we'll cut them out for you on our laser cutter. This program is completely free. Participants need must at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-old children are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class at the Tech Desk—first come, first serve. For more information, please contact the Tech Desk…

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Maker Monday: Laser Cut Valentine’s Day Heart

February 11 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until February 12, 2019

Create a personalized heart for your Valentine! We'll be learning the free program "Inkscape" and after you've designed the perfect heart, we'll cut them out for you on our laser cutter. This program is completely free. Participants need must at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-old children are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class at the Tech Desk—first come, first serve. For more information, please contact the Tech Desk…

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Studio Open Lab

February 15 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 16, 2019

Looking for a place to work on your project? Maybe you’d just like to practice some of the skills you’ve learned in our classes? The Makerspace Open Lab is perfect for you! We’ll have a variety of supplies and computers on hand as well as knowledgeable staff members to assist you. This class is completely free. Participants must be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-old children are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, first come first…

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