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February 2018

Ask the Mac Pros

February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Ask the Mac Pros

February 27 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 27, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Makerspace Nights at the Library

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until April 24, 2018

Join Princeton University's Council of Science and Technology to build a maker project on the last Tuesday of the month, starting in February. This months project is: Make a plushie keychain that lights up with LEDs, (Light-emitting diode) using conductive thread. This program is designed for adults, but kids with parents, and teens are welcome to join. Every last Tuesday of the month.  

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Coding with HTML & CSS 2

February 28 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm

Learn how to write basic HTML and CSS, and gain coding skills to create basic webpages. This class is the third in a three part series. Instructor: Katherine Lim

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Ask the Mac Pros

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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March 2018

LinkedIn: Searching

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Get the basics on using LinkedIn for professional purposes with social media specialist Hilary Morris. We’ll look at how to use search effectively for finding jobs, people, content and more. LinkedIn account should be established prior to the class. Instructor: Hilary Morris

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Paperless Vacation Planning

March 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Discover how to use websites and apps to make vacation planning less stressful and cheaper. This class will help you with the organization, booking and entertainment for your vacation. Please have an AirBNB, and Kayak.com account created prior to the class. Instructor: Ruth Quiles

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 27, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Cancelled- Introduction to Coding in Python 1

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Python is a computer coding language used primarily by developers. This introductory class uses simple exercises to introduce the language to those new to coding and help them develop a foundation for understanding it. Because the class is focused on skill building students are asked to have attended the first session in order to attend the following sessions. Please consider bringing a personal laptop. Instructor: Maggie Selvan

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Enhancing Google Docs

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This class will touch upon creating a basic Google Doc and teach tips and techniques to format and fancify your documents.  Instructor: Kelsey Ockert

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 12 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Scheduling with Google Calendar

March 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn how to use Google Calendar to create your own personal calendar, schedule your time, and share your calendar with others. Instructors: Marta Ricci and Becky Bowers

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 13 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 27, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Cancelled- Introduction to Coding in Python 2

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Python is a computer coding language used primarily by developers. This introductory class uses simple exercises to introduce the language to those new to coding and help them develop a foundation for understanding it. Because the class is focused on skill building students are asked to have attended the first session in order to attend the following sessions or walk in with basic coding skills. This is the second class in a three part series. Please consider bringing a personal…

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Introduction to Computers and the Internet

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on March 16, 2018 at 10:00am

This class will introduce the novice computer user to basic computer terminology, navigating the desktop, and using software on the iMacs in the Tech Center. Students will also become familiar with searching the internet and will improve basic search strategies. Instructor: Janet Hauge

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 20 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 27, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Google Sheets & Forms

March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Take Google Drive to the next level, with Google Sheets and Forms.The Google Sheets portion of this course covers formatting cells and sheets, creating a series of data, creating formulas and charts, sorting and filtering in tables, linking cells, using functions and repeating cells and working with headers and footers. The Google Forms portion will show you how to make a customizable form to include in websites and emails, as well as how to access the supplied data. Please have…

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Cancelled – Introduction to Coding in Python 3

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Python is a computer coding language used primarily by developers. This introductory class uses simple exercises to introduce the language to those new to coding and help them develop a foundation for understanding it. Because the class is focused on skill building students are asked to have attended the first session in order to attend the following sessions.  This class is the third in a thress part series. Please consider bringing a personal laptop. Instructor: Maggie Selvan

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Social Media for Authors

March 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Facebook, Twitter, Goodreads, LinkedIn. If you want to sell your book you have to promote it. And that means social media & digital marketing strategy. Information Technology consultant David Schuchman will give an interactive workshop to help you get up and running on the social media platforms you need to use, the most as well as the digital marketing strategies you need to employ. Instructor: David Schuchman

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Introduction to Mac Computers

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Students will gather tips and tricks, as well as a basic understanding of how Mac computers are designed. This class is  great for anyone looking to better understand their Mac computer as well as PC users looking to gain dual computer literacies. Instructor: Caitlin Skobo Trought

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Backup Your iPhone using iCloud

March 24 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn how to use Apple’s iCloud features to organize, create space on, backup, and find your iPhone. Instructor: Caitlin Skobo Trought

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 27 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 27, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Makerspace Nights at the Library

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until April 24, 2018

Join Princeton University's Council of Science and Technology to build a maker project on the last Tuesday of the month, starting in February. This months project is: Make a plushie keychain that lights up with LEDs, (Light-emitting diode) using conductive thread. This program is designed for adults, but kids with parents, and teens are welcome to join. Every last Tuesday of the month.  

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Ask the Mac Pros

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Drop by these sessions where members of the Princeton Macintosh User Groups will answer your questions about Apple devices and software.

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Explore the World with Google Earth

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Google Earth browser application is a powerful yet intuitive interface for exploring the Earth, Moon, Mars and stars. We’ll start with the basic features such as finding a location, 3D viewing, and street view, and then move on to curated tours, other planets, and historical views which show the growth of recent suburbs. You will learn how to save your own places of interest and load KML files. Instructor: Anouk Stein

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Build Your Website with Wix

March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn how to build a free website using Wix. Wix supports blogging, personal portfolios and all kinds of web presences. This class will get you started, no coding required. Instructor: Sonali Deshpande

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April 2018

Video Calling on Your Phone or Computer

April 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Friends and family can be more than just a phone call away with the power of video calling! Video calling utilizing the camera in your computer or cell phone to not only let you talk but see another person for free, no matter how far away they are! Video chat is perfect for professional meetings, keeping in touch with international friends and watching kids grow up! This class will look at Skype, Google Hangouts, Facebook Chat and Facetime. Instructor: Kelsey…

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Beginning Photos on Your Apple Device

April 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Photos is the picture and picture editing program on Apple devices. In this basic introduction to Photos, you will learn how to move digital images from your camera or phone to your mac, do some simple editing and share your photos. To learn more, attend our Advanced Photos class offered the following week. Instructor: Laura O’Neil

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Creating a Compelling “about.me” Profile

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

If you are seeking a simple way to link others to your online identities, web sites, and social networking accounts on places like LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook then this class is for you.   It is characterized by its one-page user profiles, each with a large, often-artistic background image and abbreviated biography.  About.me allows you to quickly create a page to present who are and what you do in one link that can then be easily shared via your email signature…

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Introduction to Programming with JavaScript 2

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Ever wondered how to write a computer program? Come learn the basics of programming using JavaScript, the most popular language in web development! Absolutely no prior programming experience is expected.  This course is the second part in a two part series. Instructor Katherine Lim

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Optimize Your Business with Google

April 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Use Google to get your business on the map. Learn how to manage map placement, ratings, Google search placement, Google Ads, and Google Analytics. Students should establish a Gmail account prior to class.  Instructor: Sonali Deshpande

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Librarian Bootcamp: Fitness edition

April 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Our librarians are factfinders, whose primary mission is helping you locate authoritative information regardless of the subject. Librarian Kristin Friberg explores resources to help you improve your financial, mental, and general fitness levels. Instructor Kristin Friberg

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Coding Using Command Line 1

April 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The command line is a text interface for your computer. It lets you manage files and folders, as well as run programs. In this introductory class, we will use a command line tool called Bash to automate common tasks, such as finding files and backing up data. Instructor: Michael Chow

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Advanced Photos on Your Apple Device

April 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In this class, we will work with Photos, the picture and picture editing program on apple devices, and explore some of the more powerful features, including the advanced editing tools, slideshow itunes integration, and face recognition. During a portion of the class time, students will be able to practice new skills so bring photos. Instructor: Laura O’Neil

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Cancelled- Zero to App

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on April 18, 2018 at 6:30pm

This class is a simple entry point for creating apps. No programming knowledge is required. Participants will make a real app on a simulator or on their own Android phone using MIT App Inventor. Instructor: Anouk Stein

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Optimize Your Business with Google, Expanded

April 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This class is expands upon methods discussed in the prior class and introduces new features of Google to help small businesses. Map placement, ratings, Google search placement, Google Ads, and Google Analytics, will be further explored. Students should establish a Gmail account prior to class. Instructor: Sonali Deshpande

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Coding Using Command Line 2

April 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The command line is a text interface for your computer. It lets you manage files and folders, as well as run programs. In this introductory class, we will use a command line tool called Bash to automate common tasks, such as finding files and backing up data. This class is the second part in a two part series, students are encouraged to attend the first session in order to attend the second session. Instructor: Michael Chow

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Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud 2017 Intermediate

April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud 2017 is a powerful photographic program that can edit both Camera RAW  and Jpeg files. This class is designed for the regular photoshop user, as intermediate and advanced techniques will be discussed. Instructor: Christine Stadelmeier

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Makerspace Nights at the Library

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until April 24, 2018

Join Princeton University's Council of Science and Technology to build a maker project on the last Tuesday of the month, starting in February. This months project is: Make a plushie keychain that lights up with LEDs, (Light-emitting diode) using conductive thread. This program is designed for adults, but kids with parents, and teens are welcome to join. Every last Tuesday of the month.  

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iPhone/iPad 101

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn the basics of your new iphone such as making calls, texting, taking pictures, downloading apps, and more! This class will also be helpful to new owners of the iPad since the operating system on the iPhone and iPad are the same. After learning the basics of using your device, stick around for the next session which will take iPhone/iPad usage to the next level. Instructor: Caitlin Skobo Trought

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iPhone/iPad 102

April 28 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

This class will focus less on phone features of these devices and more on the settings and app usage.This class will also be helpful to new owners of the iPad since the Operating System on the iPhone and iPad are the same. Instructor: Caitlin Skobo Trought

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May 2018

Introduction to Blogging with Google Blogger 1

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Create your own Google Blogger site in this two-session class. Students will learn to post, layout a page, and become familiar with templates in order to create and design a blog site or basic website. Gmail account should be established prior to the class. This class is the first in a two part series. Instructor: David Schuchman

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Introduction to Blogging with Google Blogger 2

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Create your own Google Blogger site in this two-session class. Students will learn to post, layout a page, and become familiar with templates in order to create and design a blog site or basic website. Gmail account should be established prior to the class. This class is the second part in a two part series. Instructor: David Schuchman

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