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Nancy D. Castle Collaboration Studio

April 2019

Sound Saturday: Introduction to Protools First

April 20 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 AM on Saturday, repeating until April 21, 2019

Join us we begin learning about Protools First, the free version of the industry standard sound recording software. Laptops with the software as well as sample files will be provided. Participants need to be at least 16 years old. 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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3D Design Captain America’s Shield

April 22 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 PM on Monday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Join us for Maker Monday as we make our own Captain America shields! We’ll be learning to use the free, online 3D modeling software TinkerCAD. After the class we’ll print your shields out to be picked up in a few days. This class (and the 3D prints!) 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…

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Cyber Navigator: Personalized Tech Assistance

April 23 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

Need help with your phone, tablet or computer? Have questions about setting up a Facebook account or getting on Twitter?  Our Cyber Navigator Frank 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 (10-10:45 and 10:45-11:30). 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…

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DIY Bunny Topiaries

April 23 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, repeating until April 24, 2019

Join us in creating a bunny themed topiary just in time for Easter. They will be made using everyday items from the Dollar Tree like faux flowers, plastic bowls, and a flower pot. All supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring any ribbon or flowers of your choosing. Children 10 and under are required to have a participating adult present. Registration begins 30 minutes before class begins. For additional information, please contact Josh at joshuam@dkpl.org or at (815)…

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Computers 101: Introduction to PowerPoint

April 24 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

PowerPoint is presentation software that is part of Microsoft Office. Educators and students often use it to teach something or show what they have learned. PowerPoint can also be used to make a slideshow for a special event like a graduation or wedding. In business, presentations are sometimes used to make a sales pitch. This class will show you the basics and give you time to start making your own PowerPoint slide show. Sign-up begins 30 minutes before class in…

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Studio Open Lab

April 25 @ 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 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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Design a 3D Makeup Brush Holder

April 25 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2019

Are you looking for a better way to store your make-up brushes? Join us as we learn the free, online 3D modeling software TinkerCAD to create the perfect make-up brush holder. After the class, we’ll 3D print your designs which will be ready to pick-up in a few days. 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…

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3D Design Captain America’s Shield

April 29 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 PM on Monday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Join us for Maker Monday as we make our own Captain America shields! We’ll be learning to use the free, online 3D modeling software TinkerCAD. After the class we’ll print your shields out to be picked up in a few days. This class (and the 3D prints!) 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…

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