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Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015

Self-Publishing 101

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

10:30 a.m.
Meet the Espresso Book Machine, learn about the process and basics of self-publishing at the DC Library Press and find out more about formatting resources.  Class attendance is required to print your work.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

Digital Audio Storytelling

Audio Storytelling Workshop

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

6:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of audio storytelling! The workshop will consist of two one-hour classes meeting once a week for two consecutive weeks in the Digital Commons.  We encourage every student to come to each class, as the information will be cumulative. By the end of the course, every participant will produce a short piece to share with the DC Public Library community. Week One - Wednesday, Sept. 2: Interviewing Basics

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015

Wire Flower

DIWire Certification Course

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7 p.m.
You must have taken the Fab Lab Orientation to qualify for this certification. Get certified to use the DIWire in the Fab Lab! There are only six seats per class and you may sign up here.

Self-Publishing 101

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Meet the Espresso Book Machine, learn about the process and basics of self-publishing at the DC Library Press and find out more about formatting resources.  Class attendance is required to print your work.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015

InDesign Special Project - Custom Daily Planner

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

10:30 a.m.
Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to create your own custom cover for a daily planner to print from the revolutionary Espresso Book Machine! Students will learn how to set up a new document and use several different special effects. Please bring your own digital copies of clip art and images as well as a little inspiration.

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Wire Flower

DIWire Certification Course

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7 p.m.
You must have taken the Fab Lab Orientation to qualify for this certification. Get certified to use the DIWire in the Fab Lab! There are only six seats per class and you may sign up here.

Self-Publishing 201

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Learn how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  201 covers online resources as well as page layout adjustment, paragraph styles and page breaks.

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015

Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

Wire Flower

DIWire Certification Course

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7 p.m.
You must have taken the Fab Lab Orientation to qualify for this certification. Get certified to use the DIWire in the Fab Lab! There are only six seats per class and you may sign up here.

Self-Publishing 202

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Learn how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  202 covers section breaks, table of contents, headers/footers, page numbering and saving your work.

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

Processing Logo

Arduino 101

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Come learn and explore the basics of Processing, the computer language used for Arduino. Processing is for writing software to make images, animations and interactions. In this introductory session you will get the chance to design, experiment and create.