Technology Classes

Computer Basics

Wednesday, July 11

6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Want to begin using a computer? Need practice using a mouse and keyboard? This class introduces first-time computer users to common computer terms and features. Feel free to bring your own laptop or to use one of ours. No prior experience with computers is necessary.

Space is very limited. Registration required. Click here to register.

Intro to 3D Printing & Modeling

Tuesday, July 17

6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Learn how to create your own 3D files for printing with instructor Jim Davis. Jim will walk you through the free 3D modeling software SketchUp.  For all ages. Registration required. To register, please click here or call 203-488-1441 x 318

Intermediate 3D Printing & Modeling

Monday, July 23

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join instructor Jim Davis for intermediate to 3D file creation. Jim will walk you through the free 3D modeling software SketchUp. Once you learn this software, you’ll be able to design and 3D print your very own creations. For all ages. Registration required. To register, please click here or call 203-488-1441 x 318.

Sewing 101: Patterns

Tuesday, July 24

6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Join us for a 2-part introductory sewing class. In this first class of the series, you’ll learn how to read a pattern, how to read the envelope, and how to choose the best pattern in the right size. You’ll also learn how to take proper measurements that you can take home with you.

Space is very limited. Registration required. To register for part 1 of this series, please click here or call 203-488-1441 x 318.

 

If you would like to register for Part II, Sewing 101: Zippers, Buttons, Snaps, & Hems, please click here.

Sewing 101: Zippers, Buttons, Snaps, & Hems

Saturday, July 28

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this second part of the series, you’ll learn a variety of useful sewing skills. First, you’ll learn all about zippers and how to add them to any project. Next, you’ll learn how to sew on a button and snap. Then, you’ll learn how to hem all types of garments including pants, skirts, and cuffs. Registration required. To register, please click here.

 

 

Drop-in Tech Help

Wednesday, August 1

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Having trouble downloading books through OverDrive? Need help on a Microsoft Word document? Can’t figure out how to email a picture from your iPhone? Swing on by for some drop-in tech help! Visit the Lucy Hammer Room any time between 6:15-7:30 PM to get a tech question answered. No online registration required.

Please note: If multiple folks show up at the same time, a paper sign-up sheet may be utilized. Attendees will add their name to the sign-up sheet and we will go down the list of names. Sessions will run for 15 minutes.

Intro to Word

Monday, August 20

10:30 am - 11:45 am

Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to copy and paste, as well as other useful fundamentals. Familiarity with using computers and mice is necessary. You may bring your own laptop (with Word already installed) or use one of ours.

Space is very limited. Registration required. Click here to register.

Intermediate Word

Wednesday, August 22

6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Expand your knowledge of Microsoft Word by attending our Intermediate Word class. You are not required to attend our introductory class, but you must have a solid understanding of Microsoft Word and some experience using it.

Space is very limited. Registration required. Click here to register.