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Nancy D. Castle Collaboration Studio

November 2019

3D Print a Turkey

Thursday November 14 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until November 22, 2019

Join us as we learn to use the free, web based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own turkey. After the class, we’ll 3D print out your turkey. The print will be ready for pick up in a few days. This class and the 3D print are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class…

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Make a Snow Globe

Friday November 15 @ 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 PM on Friday, repeating until November 16, 2019

Do you like to shake things up? How about watching snowflakes fall from the sky? Come join us for DIY Makers Fridays to make your very own miniature snow globe. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds 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 additional information, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 6103.

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Fall No Sew Pillow

Monday November 18 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Do you know how to sew? If not, no problem. Come join us to make a no sew pillow to compliment your home for the fall season. The program is geared towards people who are newer to hand sewing. All materials will be provided for this free class. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class at the Tech…

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3D Print a Flexi Person

Tuesday November 19 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 19, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Did you know you can create a flexible 3D print? Join us as we learn to use the free, web based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own Flexi Person. After the class, we’ll 3D print your Flexi Person. The print will be ready for pick up in a few days. This class and the 3D print are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying…

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Download Ebooks and Audiobooks from Your Library

Wednesday November 20 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 PM on Wednesday, repeating until November 21, 2019

Did you know you can download free ebooks and audiobooks using your library card? Join us for a program that is designed to answer your questions and help you get up and running with Libby ebooks and Rbdigital audiobooks. An active library card in good standing is required. This program is free and open to all. Registration begins 30 minutes before the program. For additional information, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 6103.

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Tinkercad Essentials – Sharpen Your 3D Design Skills

Wednesday November 20 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until November 21, 2019

Interested in 3D design but don’t know where to begin? Tinkercad is a free, easy to use program that introduces users to the basics of 3D design. In this class we will discuss the basics of 3D printing and what is offered at the DeKalb Public Library. Next, we will create free Tinkercad accounts and work together, through as many of the 7 introductory tutorials as time allows. This class is geared towards beginners. Our goal in this class is…

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3D Print a Phone Stand

Wednesday November 20 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 20, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Join us as we learn to use the free, web based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own phone stand. After the class, we’ll 3D print your phone stand. The print will be ready for pick up in a few days. This class and the 3D print are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before…

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3D Print a Turkey

Thursday November 21 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until November 22, 2019

Join us as we learn to use the free, web based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own turkey. After the class, we’ll 3D print out your turkey. The print will be ready for pick up in a few days. This class and the 3D print are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class…

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3D Design a Pokeball

Monday November 25 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us as we learn to use the free, web-based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own Pokeball! After the class, we’ll 3D print your Pokeball to be picked up in a few days. This class (and the 3D print) is completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds 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…

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Cyber Navigator: Personalized Tech Assistance

Tuesday November 26 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

Need help with your phone, tablet or computer? Have questions about setting up a Facebook account or getting on Twitter? Our Cyber Navigator is ready to assist you! Please note that the Cyber Navigator can not help with issues involving sensitive personal data or device repair. Appointments are for 45 minutes. If there is an open time-slot, walk-ins will be available on a first come, first-serve basis. For questions, or to make an appointment, please contact the Tech Desk at…

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Computers 101: Introduction to Microsoft Excel

Tuesday November 26 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Microsoft Excel is the business standard for spreadsheet programs and just plain useful to know. We’ll cover what a spreadsheet is, some things it can do, and how to do some basic functions and equations. Laptops will be supplied for this class. Sign-up begins 30 minutes before class at the Tech Desk. Space is limited. For additional information, please contact the Tech Desk at techdesk@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 6103.

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3D Print a Flexi Bear

Tuesday November 26 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on November 26, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Did you know you can create a flexible 3D print? Join us as we learn to use the free, web based 3D design software TinkerCAD to design our very own Flexi Bear. After the class, we’ll 3D print your Flexi Bear. The print will be ready for pick up in a few days. This class and the 3D print are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11-year-olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying…

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