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Upcoming library events at Westlake Porter Public Library
Updated: 1 hour 2 min ago

Digital Basics

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

This is a lecture based session. Hear tips on what to consider when purchasing your own computer or mobile device. Learn about library apps available for use.

Pinterest Basics

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

This is a lecture based session focused on the basics of using Pinterest followed by an open Pinterest Lab.

iPad Skills Lab

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Saturday, June 25, 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.

Google Drive Basics

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

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

Files and Folders

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice saving, deleting, and working with files. Learn the basics of saving documents to different locations and naming files. Review the File Explorer and Documents folder. Practice with the Recycle Bin.

Excel 2013 Basic Formulas and Functions

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 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, cover pages, headers, footers, and tables.

Internet Basics

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn the characteristics of 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.

Excel 2013 Introduction

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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.

Start Skyping

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Skype is a way to keep in touch with far away family and friends, through video, voice, and message. Please join us to learn more about Skype and how to set up your own account today!

Please bring your own devices (smartphone, tablet, laptop, etc.) Registration is required.

Maker Monday: What Is 3D Printing?

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Learn what 3D printing is, and how it's revolutionized the way anyone can make nearly anything.

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

Word 2013 Introduction

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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.

Computers for Beginners

1 hour 2 min ago
When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

This class is designed for those with little to no computer experience. Practice using a mouse and review basic parts of the keyboard while exploring the computer and websites.