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July 2019

Google Earth and Maps

Wednesday, July 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Learn how to use Google Earth to virtually explore the world. Also we will be discussing useful features of google maps. Instructor Kelsey Ockert

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Data Visualization with JavaScript part 2

Wednesday, July 24, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

This class explores programming in JavaScript using D3.js, a powerful visualization framework,used to produce dynamic, interactive data visualisations of all kinds using the power of HTML5, SVG, and CSS3. Key areas to be covered are: working with SVG shapes, creating line and bar charts, and adding interactive animation to the charts Familiarity with JavaScript is recommended. Instructor: Joel Zief   Class continues on Wednesday July 31

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CANCELED Princeton Tech Meetup

Wednesday, July 24, 6:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Community Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

This event has been canceled. Members of the Princeton area tech community, including creatives, entrepreneurs and investors are welcome to attend this meeting modeled after Tech Meetup groups in New York, Hoboken and Philadelphia. The goal is to bring technically-minded people together to benefit from each other’s advice, knowledge, perspective and energy. Meetings include a keynote speaker and unstructured time for networking and socializing. Register through Princeton Tech Meetup on Meetup.com.

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Adobe Camera Raw

Thursday, July 25, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Great photographs are crafted through deliberate capture as well as careful editing. This session focuses on the various tools and adjustments that are available in Adobe Camera Raw.  Whether restoring an old image or adding a finesse to your latest travel photos, Adobe Camera Raw will bring life into your captured scenes. (If you prefer Adobe Lightroom, you are welcome to join us as Camera Raw and Lightroom share the same tools and adjustments.)

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Discover Drone Flying

Sunday, July 28, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Learn the basic rules and regulations that all drone operators, whether amateurs or professional, should follow. This course shares important advice to ensure you stay safe as you explore the world from the clouds. Professional photographer and FAA-certified drone pilot Saed Hindash also will share the tips and tricks he uses to make eye-catching images and videos from the sky.

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Intro to WordPress for Website Building

Monday, July 29, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

WordPress is a free online tool used to build websites. Learn to create a website or blog and utilize the many features of this program. Advanced class offered on July 30. No coding required. Instructor: Stephen Millett

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Intro to Android

Tuesday, July 30, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Android is the most used mobile operating system in the world. This class will guide users through connecting their devices to Google services and configuring the interface by customizing widgets and the home screen. Tips and tricks for making your phone more secure, useful and easier to use will be provided. Instructor: Matthew Parker  

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Introduction to Email Marketing Using MailChimp

Tuesday, July 30, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

MailChimp is a Web-based email marketing service used to send messages to a group of people and is an effective way to advertise, provide information, or enhance a relationship with your contacts. Students must be able to access their email account on library computers. Instructor: David Schuchman

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Get More Out of Gmail

Wednesday, July 31, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Learn tips to get the most out of Gmail. Gmail account should be established prior to class. Instructor: Becky Bowers

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Careers @ Princeton Workshop

Wednesday, July 31, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

This hands-on workshop will share information about how to search for open positions and apply for employment at Princeton University. Email to jmalone@princeton.edu or call Jessica at 609-258-3204 to register.

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Data Visualization with JavaScript part 3

Wednesday, July 31, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

This class explores programming in JavaScript using D3.js, a powerful visualization framework,used to produce dynamic, interactive data visualisations of all kinds using the power of HTML5, SVG, and CSS3. Key areas to be covered are: working with SVG shapes, creating line and bar charts, and adding interactive animation to the charts Familiarity with JavaScript is recommended. Instructor: Joel Zief

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August 2019

Read All About It: Digital Newspapers

Thursday, August 1, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Join us for a tour of the library's online access to current and historical newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Princeton Packet, Town Topics, regional business journals, and World News Digest (from Facts on File), an archival record of domestic and international news updated weekly.

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Introduction to Tidyverse for R

Thursday, August 1, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

This class will cover the basics of the "tidyverse" — an integrated environment for data wrangling, processing, and visualization. Ideal for those with some R experience at any level, this will introduce tidy data principles and the grammar of data manipulation via examples and hands-on participation.

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Create a Movie With iMovie

Friday, August 2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Learn how to edit video clips and add photos you have on your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad to make a movie or movie trailer in the iMovie mobile app. This class is only for iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad users. You should download the free iMovie app onto your device from the App Store before you arrive and have several video clips and/or photos on your device if you would like to create a short movie or trailer during the class. Instructor…

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Scratch Camp for Kids

Monday, August 5, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Weekdays at 2:00PM to 3:30PM from August 5 to August 9.
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Children entering grades 3 to 5 put their creativity to the test using block-based programming. Step-by-step walk-throughs of scripts, animations, and sprites will help students acquire the skills and knowledge to build masterful projects within Scratch, and extend these concepts into coding in the future. By the end of the course, students will be able to utilize their imagination and Scratch expertise to develop a final project, such as a full-fledged game or an interactive story-based animation. Camp is limited…

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