Delray Beach Public Library

Telephone:
561-266-0194

Mon - Wed: 9AM - 8PM
Thu - Sat: 9AM - 5PM
Sun: 1PM - 5PM (SEPT-MAY)

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Résumé Coaching with Merrill
Organizer: Loanis Menendez-Cuesta
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Tuesdays from January 2, 2024, through March 26, 2024 applicants will have a 45-minute private session by appointment only at the Library starting at 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. with a professional résumé and job search coach.

BYOD: Bring Your Own Device
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: February 27, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Do you have basic computer or technology questions? Need help with eBooks, emailing, printing, or basic web searching? We are available to help! Stop-in and get help with your tech questions related to smart devices, computers, social media, streaming/storage services or other related tech gadgets.

Microsoft Excel Advanced
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: February 28, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn about subtotals, tables, charts, conditional formatting, pivot tables, what-if analysis, and more.

Making Music with Garageband
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: February 29, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Learn to create your own music with Apple Garageband. Get started recording audio, sequence tracks using a MIDI controller, work with plugins and effects, mix tracks using volume automation and panning, then export a finished audio project.

Computer Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 4, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to navigate the Windows 10 operating system, manage applications using the task manager, find and manage files and folders, save, and delete files and more.

Microsoft Word Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 6, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to create, open, save, share, and print documents, and how to format text, change page layout, and check spelling and grammar.

3D Printing and Design with TinkerCAD
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: March 7, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Receive an introduction to 3D printing at the Delray Beach Public Library. View a demonstration of one of the library's 3D printers. See how to create a free TinkerCAD account and get started making your own designs. Then learn how to send a request for 3D Printing your design at the library.

iPad/iPhone Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 8, 2024 1:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to get started with iPad/iPhone, using the iPad/iPhone Operating System, keyboard, browsing with Safari and installing and managing Apps.

Internet Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 11, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

In this workshop you will introduce newly connected users to basic terminology, functionality, and navigation of internet browsers, search engines and websites.

Microsoft Word Intermediate
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 13, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn about indenting, tabbing, line and paragraph spacing, lists, hyperlinks, breaks, columns, headers/footers and page numbers and tables.

Introduction to Laser Cutting
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: March 14, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Come see the Library’s Glowforge laser cutter in action. Learn how to design cuts and engravings using vector design software like Adobe Illustrator, import them into the Glowforge app, and make something incredible using this high-precision tool.

iPad Intermediate
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 15, 2024 1:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Increase your basics skills and learn about security and general settings, wallpaper and sounds, managing notifications, syncing your iPad, mail and contacts & more!

Email Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 18, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Create a Gmail account, learn how to perform basic email functions like Send, Receive and Reply to an email, recognize and deal with spam, organize, and delete emails and search for messages.

Microsoft Word Advanced
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: March 20, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Enhance your word skills by learning to work with objects, SmartArt Graphics, styles, themes, mail merge and more.

Data Visualization with Tableau
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: March 28, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Learn to put together a data dashboard using Tableau, a popular data visualization tool. Import and clean data, produce standard charts, create derived variables, and compile everything into an attractive and informative visualization. 

Video Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: April 4, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Gain an introduction to video post-production techniques and workflows. Put together multiple video clips to create a sequence, trim unwanted footage, add transitions, create text overlays, insert graphics, mix in background music, and record voice overs.

Partial Solar Eclipse
Organizer: Loanis Menendez-Cuesta
Date: April 8, 2024 1:15 pm
Email: loanis.menendez@delraylibrary.org

Starting March 1, 2024, library card holders can register to receive a family 4-pack* of solar eclipse viewing glasses! This is NOT a library program.Register to reserve/receive your family 4-pack of solar eclipse safe-viewing glasses and bring the registration confirmation to any of the public service desks at the Delray Beach Public Library.

Appy Hour: eBooks
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: April 8, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to download digital books, audiobooks & digital magazines from the libraries subscription services for FREE!

Microsoft Excel Basics
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: April 10, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn about cell basics, modifying columns, formatting cells, understanding number formats, creating, opening, saving, sharing, and printing workbooks

Green Screen Video Production with Adobe Premiere Pro
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: April 11, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Make your own green screen video while gaining an introduction to Adobe Premiere Pro video editing software. Learn how to import and edit video clips while using powerful chroma-key tools to replace a solid-color background with a new one of your choosing.

Appy Hour: Password Managers
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: April 15, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to keep your passwords secure and accessible.

Microsoft Excel Intermediate
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: April 17, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Increase your Excel skills by creating formulas, relative and absolute cells, functions, freezing pains, sorting, and filtering data.

Introduction to VFX with Adobe After Effects
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: April 18, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Learn about tools and techniques used by video effects artists and put together your own compositions using Adobe After Effects. Topics to include video animation, tracking, compositing, and rotoscoping.

Appy Hour: Photos
Organizer: Alyson Walzer
Date: April 22, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Learn how to capture, edit and manage photos and videos all from the convenience of your smart phone or tablet.

Motion Capture Animation with Adobe Character Animator
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: April 25, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Use Adobe's powerful and accessible Character Animator to create animations with characters that sync to your own movements and speech. Explore character rigging and animation triggers to understand how it all works and create your own customizations. 

Image Compositing with Adobe Photoshop
Organizer: Ben Kon
Date: May 9, 2024 10:00 am
Email: ben.kon@delraylibrary.org

Find out how to creatively mix together elements from two or more photographic images and modify them using Adobe Photoshop.