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Upcoming library events at Westlake Porter Public Library
Updated: 14 min ago

3D Printing Orientation

14 min ago
When: Thursday, July 06, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.

Excel Basic Formulas and Functions

14 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice using functions: SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, IF, COUNT, COUNTA and COUNTIF.

Tinkercad: Design 3D-Printable Objects

14 min ago
When: Monday, July 24, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to design your own 3D-printable objects with Tinkercad!

Google Drive Basics

14 min ago
When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use Google Drive to work with and store files. Create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Prerequisites: Google account.

Advanced Searching with Google

14 min ago
When: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Searching is not a secret art. It's all about the search techniques. Learn what Google can do for you.

Makey Makey

14 min ago
When: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a banana piano, play video games with Play-Doh, and use your fellow humans to play the bongos with Makey Makey, which can turn any conductive material into a keyboard!

Geared towards grades 3-5.

Windows 10 Introduction

14 min ago
When: Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Explore features of Windows 10. Work with the Start Menu, Tiles, settings, Task View, Action Center, and Microsoft Edge.

Word Objects and Images

14 min ago
When: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Go beyond working with text and learn how to insert items into your Word document. Learn how to modify pictures, WordArt, text boxes, shapes, numbered and bulleted lists, symbols, headers, footers, and tables.

Internet Basics

14 min ago
When: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice using basic web browsers and search engines. Find out how to modify basic settings on a browser and learn basic Internet terms. Practice doing basic searches using a search engine.

Maker Monday: Make Things Sparkly with Silhouette Cameo

14 min ago
When: Monday, July 10, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Do you miss "bedazzling" things with rhinestones? Bring an article of clothing, and relive your tween years with the Silhouette Cameo! You can also use it to etch glass with any design you'd like. Bring something made of glass (such as a jar) you'd like to decorate.

3D Printing Orientation

8 hours 19 min ago
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.