Upcoming Computer classes

NOTE:There is a non-refundable, non-transferable attendance fee for each class that must be paid at the time of registration.You can transfer to another class with one week's advance notice. If you cannot attend a class for any reason, please let the Computer Lab staff know so that we can offer the spot to someone on the waiting list.
Classes are appropriate for adults and students grade 8 and above. Classes are limited to 12 participants. Stop by the Computer Lab desk at any of our facilities for more information and to register! All computer classes requires advanced registration
The fee for group classes are:
Naperville Public Library card holders: $10
Reciprocal Borrowers: $20


Word 2 (95th)

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Add borders, pictures and neat effects to text documents. Create bulleted and numbered lists, insert page numbers and other headers and footers. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.

Raspberry Pi- Balloon Pi-Tay Popper (95th)

Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teen tech lovers can pop a balloon the high-tech way using a Raspberry Pi computer. By creating a balloon popping circuit, teens can learn computer science skills as well as how to wire up a circuit, what transistors are used for and how to heat up a resistor so it will pop a balloon. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 10 participants.

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Small Business Workshop: Search Engine Optimization (NIC)

Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Bruce Jones, chief executive officer at Design & Promote, will offer strategies to turn strangers into customers by achieving leads through search engine optimization. He will cover topics such as keyword search, the most important place to use a keyword and how to use calls to action to keep people on the site.

Button Creation (95th)

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Using computer design software, individuals can create a unique design or image to be placed on a 1.5-inch button of which they can wear for fun or promote their business. Participants can bring a favorite picture or image to class. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 12 participants.

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Introduction To The Silhouette Cameo Cutting Machine (95th)

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
This class will demonstrate how to use the Silhouette Cameo cutting machine. This may look like a normal at home printer but instead of using ink to print an image, it uses a marker to draw or small blade to cut designs into paper, cardstock or vinyl. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 6 participants.

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3-D Software & Printing For Kids (95th)

Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 1:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Little tech learners can design a three-dimensional object using the program Tinkercad. They also will learn the process of printing a 3-D design using the library's 3-D printer. For 3rd to 5th grades. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.

Excel 1 (95th)

Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Learn how to auto-fill, format data and adjust cells as well as the different ways to insert and move data cells using Microsoft Excel. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.

3-D Software & Printing For Teens (95th)

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teens can learn how to design a three-dimensional object using the software 123D and find out how to print the object using the library?'s 3-D printer. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.