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Open Lab: Ask A Tech

2017-12-07 15:15:00 2017-12-07 16:15:00 America/New_York Open Lab: Ask A Tech Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab. Hiawassee Branch

Thursday, December 07
3:15pm - 4:15pm

Add to Calendar 2017-12-07 15:15:00 2017-12-07 16:15:00 America/New_York Open Lab: Ask A Tech Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab. Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee Branch

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk

Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Please note: Software questions are handled based on the topics discussed in any of the classes offered at the Library.

Recommended Audience: Adult

TAGS: | Basic Tech Skills |

Hiawassee Branch

Phone: 407-835/7323

Hours
Mon, Dec 11 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 12 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 13 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 14 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 15 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 16 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 17 Closed

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 37 Pine Hills / Florida Mall

The Hiawassee Branch began as a bookmobile station in 1962 and was first known as the Pine Hills Library. In later moves the branch became the West Colonial branch and in March 2000, Hiawassee. In early 2010, the Hiawassee Branch moved to a new home near the corner of Hiawassee Road and West Colonial Drive in the Highland Lakes shopping plaza.

Upcoming events

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 14, 10:15am - 11:15am
Apran konsèp ak tèminoloji. Vini alèz avèk environman Microsoft Word epi itilize bazik fonksyon nan Microsoft Word pou ka Kreye yon dokiman. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 14, 11:30am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn presentation concepts and terminology. Learn how to create a basic presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 14, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us as you learn the basics of watercolor painting through the use of watercolor pencils.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers. Limited space available. Registration recommended.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 15, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you?re looking for. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 15, 3:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 16, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and Resume Creator resources.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
GlamourKidsBraids.com will show you how to make these detachable hair pieces that can be worn as a headband or over your bun.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Are you stuck on a software-related project or simply need constructive ideas to get you started? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Increase your knitting skills. Use increases and decreases to add a delicate edge to your work. Learn yarn overs, the knit two together stitch and pattern reading to create work on the bias. Required Materials: Yarn can be purchased for $1.00 prior to the start of class. All other materials will be provided for the duration of the class. Students have the option of bringing in materials for class. If you elect to provide your own materials, please bring approximately 20 yards (0.35 ounces) of bulky (size 5) weight yarn and size US 10.5 single point knitting needles.
This event is full

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn the interview process and what you can do to better prepare yourself for the big day! You will also become familiar with popular websites that provide supporting information.

Hiawassee - Ask at Desk
Mon, Dec 18, 10:00am - 2:00pm
CareerSource staff will be onsite to help support individuals needing assistance and identifying challenges during the job search process.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join the community of online video viewers and makers! Learn how to search for videos via YouTube's trending feature, video metadata, and more.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou entènèt. #Creole

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for coffee and lively discussion as we talk about this months selection The Child by Fiona Barton. Newcomers always welcome!

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann tablo konsèp ak tèminoloji. Aprann kijan pou kreye yon tablo debaz ak kijan pou aplike yon fòmil debaz. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn about Google?s most popular applications such as Google Earth, Google SketchUp and Google Docs. Explore Google?s environment for additional resources for your personal or business needs.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn Internet concepts and terminology. Become familiar with Web browsers while surfing the Web. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, All day
Learn about search engines and search techniques to help you find exactly what you?re looking for. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools. Learn how to create and customize PivotTables and PivotCharts using Microsoft Excel.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Tue, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This is a gingerbread cookie decorating event. We will demonstrate a gingerbread cookie recipe and kids will be able to decorate a gingerbread cookie.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Inspire your child to develop a passion for writing. Students will type text and insert graphics into a letter, while recognizing the parts of a letter and using editing tools in Microsoft Word.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn about Google?s most popular applications such as Google Earth, Google SketchUp and Google Docs. Explore Google?s environment for additional resources for your personal or business needs.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to use ELLIS to begin or improve your English language skills. This ESOL software provides lessons through watching, listening, practicing, and speaking.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann tout konsèp ak tèminoloji entènèt la. Epi tou Vinn abitye avk ki jan pou navige sou entènèt la. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 11:30am - 12:25pm
Aprann teknik motè rechèch yo, pou- w ka jwenn egzakteman sa w-ap chèche sou entènèt la. #Creole

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master. (tec101)

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 22, 11:00am - 11:45am
Make some noise and ring in the noon year with your little ones! Join us for fun and games with an exciting countdown at noon. Ages 3-8.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 22, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Do you love to read but just don't know what to read next? we will gather some hot titles and you can have a 5 minute date with each. The perfect book is waiting for you. Ages 13-18.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 22, 3:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 23, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Start crocheting today! Create a unique coaster in your choice of color. Learn to chain, single crochet and how to fasten off your work. No experience necessary.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 10:15am - 11:15am
Apran kòman pou plase men ou sou klavye-a avèk kòman pou ogmante vitès daktilograf ou. Nan klas sa ou ap itilize yon program ki rele TypingMaster sou entènèt.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn basic tips on how to maintain your computer system using various system tools and how to secure your system from viruses and spyware. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Learn how to create and edit videos with transitions and special effects in Windows Live Movie Maker.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Tue, Dec 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Facebook is a great tool for businesses! Create a Facebook page for your business to engage with customers and promote your products and services.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to use ELLIS to begin or improve your English language skills. This ESOL software provides lessons through watching, listening, practicing, and speaking.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Wed, Dec 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to add new employees, enter timesheets, setup employee benefits, setup payroll items, pay employees, process payroll forms, and process payroll reports in QuickBooks.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 10:15am - 11:15am
Aprann kijan pou fè resvasyon avyon, machine ak otèl sou entènèt. This class is taught in Haitian Creole.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 11:25am - 12:30pm
English from Zero classes are designed for beginning English learners. Each workshop has a specific target topic. See calendar for more information.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn the art of composing and framing your shot. Experiment with the ISO, shutter speed and aperture settings on a simulated DSLR camera and feel the power it gives you.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Thu, Dec 28, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Enhance real life experiences using Aurasma, an industry-leading augmented reality app for iOS and Android devices.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Make some noise and ring in the noon year with your little ones! Join us for fun and games with an exciting countdown to noon. Ages: 3-8

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn how to create, forward, reply, and add attachments to e-mails. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn how to schedule appointments and set tasks and reminders. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Fri, Dec 29, 3:00pm - 4:45pm
Explore and learn English (ESOL) or the language of your choice in an open lab environment. Learn and practice using one of the available programs. #ellis#esol #esl

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 30, 10:15am - 11:15am
Learn how to download and stream free music. Recommended Audience: Adult

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Would you like to know how to load your gadget with free media? Let us help! Learn how to search, check out and download eBooks and audiobooks using the library?s digital collection.

Hiawassee - Training Lab
Sat, Dec 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Applying blending modes to image layers to quickly fix problems with exposure, shadows and highlights. Learn to use blending modes to generate artistic and creative effects on photos.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Brrr! Who is brrrave enough to live in the cold? Discover chilly animal friends and their snowy homes with fun stories, crafts and activities. Ages 2-4.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate the life and dream of Martin Luther King, Jr. by making crafts inspired by your own dreams, the importance of peace and togetherness. Ages 6–12.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens, if gaming is your thing, come get your game on at the library! Ages 13-18.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Improve your English conversational skills, vocabulary, pronunciation, and comprehension by reading a book. Enjoy learning and meeting new people in a supportive environment.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us as you learn the basics of watercolor painting through the use of watercolor pencils.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 13, 10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for a fun-filled story program with a twist that teaches, motivates, entertains and educates all the Smarty Pants in your life! Recommended for ages 0-5.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Help your child with their motor development skills in this interactive bubble class. Recommended for toddlers and preschoolers.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Yamira Lee Johnson, Head Chef and founder of Breaking Bread with Mira, will demonstrate how to create delightful tasting food that is also good for you. Click for more information.

Hiawassee - Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Welcome to the wonderful world of the octopus. Travel under the sea and learn how these amazing creatures use unique adaptations to survive. Ages 4–8.