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JUL
24

WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT CIVILIZATION? A BPL Library School course with guest instructor Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Mon, Jul 24   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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Few words carry a more positive connotation in the West than Civilization. Indeed, it is almost taken for granted that Western Civilization is a good thing. Yet, among the powerful critiques of civilization come from exemplary figures of it. In...

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Norman Finkelstein

JUL
25

Quickbooks Basics for Your Business

Tue, Jul 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

business small business quickbooks entrepreneur

Learn how to set up your business using this popular computerized accounting program—the right way. Creating invoices, writing checks and managing customers, QuickBooks makes it all easier. Attend these hands-on workshops to learn how to be more...

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JUL
31

WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT CIVILIZATION? A BPL Library School course with guest instructor Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Mon, Jul 31   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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Few words carry a more positive connotation in the West than Civilization. Indeed, it is almost taken for granted that Western Civilization is a good thing. Yet, among the powerful critiques of civilization come from exemplary figures of it. In...

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Norman Finkelstein

AUG
3

Intro to Social Media: Facebook

Thu, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In our Facebook class, learn how to set up a profile page, and apply privacy and security settings. Please note: in order to successfully complete this class, you must be able to...

Intro to Social Media: Twitter

Thu, Aug 3   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Twitter, you’ll create a profile for personal or professional use, learn how to tweet in 140 characters, and connect with other users. Please note: in order to successfully complete...


AUG
7

WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT CIVILIZATION? A BPL Library School course with guest instructor Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Mon, Aug 7   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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Few words carry a more positive connotation in the West than Civilization. Indeed, it is almost taken for granted that Western Civilization is a good thing. Yet, among the powerful critiques of civilization come from exemplary figures of it. In...

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Norman Finkelstein

AUG
10

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 10   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design.

This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
14

Improve your research skills

Mon, Aug 14   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Research Skills philosophy of research methods of research

Conducting research is a fundamental skill for everyone. Whether you’re browsing websites or using scholarly materials such as journal articles, you need to know how to formulate good searches, evaluate your sources and organize information. This...


AUG
17

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 17   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design.

This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
21

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop

Mon, Aug 21   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop Grants Database Searching

Learn how to search for grants.


AUG
23

Bootstrap Your Public Relations and Marketing

Wed, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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Have you made an advertisement or a press release for your business or event, but don't know where to send it? The library can help! This workshop will show you how to use the library’s electronic resources to find advertising opportunities and...

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AUG
24

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 24   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design.

This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4:30-8:30PM on 8/10, 8/17 and 8/24.


AUG
28

WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT CIVILIZATION? A BPL Library School course with guest instructor Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Mon, Aug 28   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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Few words carry a more positive connotation in the West than Civilization. Indeed, it is almost taken for granted that Western Civilization is a good thing. Yet, among the powerful critiques of civilization come from exemplary figures of it. In...

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Norman Finkelstein

AUG
31

Digital Camera Basics

Thu, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You’ll also...

Digital Photo Enhancement

Thu, Aug 31   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

The picture-perfect shot doesn’t stop with your camera. In this class, you’ll get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program. Learn to retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before showing them...


SEP
12

Improve your research skills

Tue, Sep 12   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Research Skills philosophy of research methods of research

Conducting research is a fundamental skill for everyone. Whether you’re browsing websites or using scholarly materials such as journal articles, you need to know how to formulate good searches, evaluate your sources and organize information. This...


SEP
14

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 14   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...


SEP
20

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop Database Searching Grants

Learn how to search for grants.


SEP
21

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 21   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...


SEP
28

Book Discussion - The Soul of an Octopus

Thu, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

*Book Discussion

In this astonishing book from the author of the bestselling memoir, The Good Good Pig, Sy Montgomery explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus—a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature—and the remarkable...

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 28   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...


OCT
5

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Thu, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Intro to Editing Podcasts

Thu, Oct 5   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital-media

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit it? Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips...


OCT
11

Improve your research skills

Wed, Oct 11   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Research Skills philosophy of research methods of research

Conducting research is a fundamental skill for everyone. Whether you’re browsing websites or using scholarly materials such as journal articles, you need to know how to formulate good searches, evaluate your sources and organize information. This...


OCT
12

Audio Editing with Audition

Thu, Oct 12   5:45 pm to 8:45 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe Audition is an industry standard audio editing software for Mac and PC. This course covers how to start an Audition project, importing and layering audio files, basic editing techniques and effects, as well as how to export a finished...


OCT
19

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop

Thu, Oct 19   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop Grants Database Searching

Learn how to search for grants.

Audio Editing with Audition

Thu, Oct 19   5:45 pm to 8:45 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe Audition is an industry standard audio editing software for Mac and PC. This course covers how to start an Audition project, importing and layering audio files, basic editing techniques and effects, as well as how to export a finished...


OCT
26

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Thu, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Thu, Oct 26   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...