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415 Commercial Street
Monday, Feb. 2, 1:00 p.m.
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Thought file management was just for paper files? Think again. It's just as important to keep the files on your computer organized and up-to-date. Just as with paper files, the goal of computer file management is to ensure that you can find what you're looking for, even if you’re looking for it years after its creation. The file management tips in this class will help you keep your files accessible.  Duration: 2 hours
415 Commercial Street
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 3:00 p.m.
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Thought file management was just for paper files? Think again. It's just as important to keep the files on your computer organized and up-to-date. Just as with paper files, the goal of computer file management is to ensure that you can find what you're looking for, even if you’re looking for it years after its creation. The file management tips in this class will help you keep your files accessible.  Duration: 2 hours
415 Commercial Street
Thursday, Feb. 5, 10:00 a.m.
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Never used a computer before? Feel like computer terms are written in a different language? Come learn about computer basics. Class will provide an introduction to using the mouse and keyboard. Other topics covered include instruction on working with windows and a discussion of computer terminology. Duration: 90 minutes
415 Commercial Street
Friday, Feb. 6, 10:00 a.m.- Noon
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Join us in the Training Center to play Minecraft the way it's meant to be played, with mulitiple realms!
Laptop users need not register but must have a Mojang account. Sponsored by The Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
415 Commercial Street
Friday, Feb. 6, 1:00 p.m.
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Never used a computer before? Feel like computer terms are written in a different language? Come learn about computer basics. Class will provide an introduction to using the mouse and keyboard. Other topics covered include instruction on working with windows and a discussion of computer terminology. Duration: 90 minutes
415 Commercial Street
Saturday, Feb. 7, 10:00 a.m.
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littleBits Electronics Workshop for kids ages 10-12*
MAKE SOMETHING THAT DOES SOMETHING!
According to the U.S. Department of Education, only 16% of American high school seniors are proficient in mathematics and interested in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) career. To promote STEM education, the library will offer littleBits (kits designed to teach children to prototype with electronics) workshops for children ages 10-12 to spark their imagination and get them excited about STEM. Members of Cedar Valley Makers will guide youngsters through the design and building of electronics. From simple design to complex prototyping, these workshops have something for everyone.
Duration: 90 minutes
*Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  Sponsored by Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
415 Commercial Street
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1:00 p.m.
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This is a very basic class on using the Internet. Students will learn what a browser is, how to navigate to specific sites and how to use a search engine.  The second class will build on what we covered earlier and we will used tabbed browsing and look at some useful websites. Duration: 90 minutes - Prerequisite: Computer Basics
415 Commercial Street
Thursday, Feb. 12, 10:00 a.m.
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This is a very basic class on using the Internet. Students will learn what a browser is, how to navigate to specific sites and how to use a search engine.  The second class will build on what we covered earlier and we will used tabbed browsing and look at some useful websites. Duration: 90 minutes - Prerequisite: Computer Basics
415 Commercial Street
Friday, Feb. 13, 1:00 p.m.
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We will discuss the purpose and uses of email accounts.  Students will set up a personal email account using Google’s product Gmail.  We will send, receive and reply to emails. We will also learn to save, organize and attach files. Duration: 90 minutes Prerequisite: Computer Basics
415 Commercial Street
Monday, Feb. 16, 3:00 p.m.
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We will discuss the purpose and uses of email accounts.  Students will set up a personal email account using Google’s product Gmail.  We will send, receive and reply to emails. We will also learn to save, organize and attach files. Duration: 90 minutes Prerequisite: Computer Basics
415 Commercial Street
Wednesday, Feb. 18, 3:00 p.m.
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Please join us for our monthly informal get-together as we discuss how we all use iPads in our daily lives. Bring your questions as well as your favorite apps!
415 Commercial Street
Saturday, Feb. 21, 10:00 a.m.
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Please join us for our monthly informal get-together as we discuss how we all use iPads in our daily lives. Bring your questions as well as your favorite apps!
415 Commercial Street
Monday, Feb. 23, 1:00 p.m.
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PowerPoint 2013 is a presentation software that allows you to create dynamic slide presentations. Slideshows can include animation, narration, images, videos, and much more. Learn how to quickly and easily bring your presentation to life! Duration: 90 minutes
415 Commercial Street
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 3:00 p.m.
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PowerPoint 2013 is a presentation software that allows you to create dynamic slide presentations. Slideshows can include animation, narration, images, videos, and much more. Learn how to quickly and easily bring your presentation to life! Duration: 90 minutes
415 Commercial Street
Friday, Feb. 27, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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Join us in the Training Center to play Minecraft the way it's meant to be played, with mulitiple realms!
Laptop users need not register but must have a Mojang account. Sponsored by The Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
415 Commercial Street
Saturday, Mar. 21, 10:00 a.m.
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littleBits Electronics Workshop for kids ages 10-12*
MAKE SOMETHING THAT DOES SOMETHING!
According to the U.S. Department of Education, only 16% of American high school seniors are proficient in mathematics and interested in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) career. To promote STEM education, the library will offer littleBits (kits designed to teach children to prototype with electronics) workshops for children ages 10-12 to spark their imagination and get them excited about STEM. Members of Cedar Valley Makers will guide youngsters through the design and building of electronics. From simple design to complex prototyping, these workshops have something for everyone.
Duration: 90 minutes
*Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  Sponsored by Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
415 Commercial Street
Saturday, Apr. 11, 10:00 a.m.
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littleBits Electronics Workshop for kids ages 10-12*
MAKE SOMETHING THAT DOES SOMETHING!
According to the U.S. Department of Education, only 16% of American high school seniors are proficient in mathematics and interested in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) career. To promote STEM education, the library will offer littleBits (kits designed to teach children to prototype with electronics) workshops for children ages 10-12 to spark their imagination and get them excited about STEM. Members of Cedar Valley Makers will guide youngsters through the design and building of electronics. From simple design to complex prototyping, these workshops have something for everyone.
Duration: 90 minutes
*Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  Sponsored by Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
415 Commercial Street
Saturday, May. 2, 10:00 a.m.
Register Online
littleBits Electronics Workshop for kids ages 10-12*
MAKE SOMETHING THAT DOES SOMETHING!
According to the U.S. Department of Education, only 16% of American high school seniors are proficient in mathematics and interested in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) career. To promote STEM education, the library will offer littleBits (kits designed to teach children to prototype with electronics) workshops for children ages 10-12 to spark their imagination and get them excited about STEM. Members of Cedar Valley Makers will guide youngsters through the design and building of electronics. From simple design to complex prototyping, these workshops have something for everyone.
Duration: 90 minutes
*Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  Sponsored by Friends of the Waterloo Public Library.
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