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Excel 2013 Charts and Pivot Tables

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When: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify basic charts. Practice with chart tools. Review basic elements of a chart. Create basic pivot tables and practice using pivot table tools, pivot charts, and filters.

Word 2013 Mail Merge

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When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to merge a letter with a new list of names and addresses. Find out how to merge a letter and labels with an existing Excel spreadsheet. Hear tips on using labels and envelopes.

iPad Skills Lab

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When: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

If you need help with basic iPad skills, stop by the Computer Lab with your questions and your iPad. No registration required.

Makey Makey

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When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

During STEAM Week, Tuesday is Technology! All ages can have fun with the Makey Makey: a device that can turn anything conductive into a keyboard (such as fruits, vegetables, humans, water, metal objects, foil, conductive thread, coins, and Play-Doh!)

Make a "banana piano" or a human drum set; play Pac-Man with Play-Doh, Super Mario with a graphite pencil-drawn gamepad... the possibilities are endless!

Be sure to register in advance, as there are only 12 computers.

Excel 2013 Basic Formulas and Functions

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When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

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

Word 2013 Objects and Images

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When: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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, cover pages, headers, footers, and tables.

Publisher 2013 Introduction

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When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about the parts of the Publisher 2013 window. Insert and work with WordArt, pictures, text boxes, and designs in your publication. Apply backgrounds. Learn about drawing guides and baselines.

Maker Monday: Design 3D-Printable Objects

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When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create objects on the computer you can later 3D print.

Part of the monthly Maker Mondays, a hands-on exploration of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.

Excel 2013 Introduction

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When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Introduction to the SUM function.

Word 2013 Introduction

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When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste.

PowerPoint 2013 Introduction

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When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Insert and modify designs, transitions, and custom animations. Learn about different PowerPoint views and printing options. Practice saving the presentation. Review PowerPoint sound tools.