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For teen technology classes be sure to check out TechKrew.
Take your Kid Pix movie to the next level in this project-based class! Bring a classic story to life using awesome 3D backgrounds, animated characters and much more.
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Master your music production skills. Explore advanced production techniques to work with both MIDI and audio clips. Use tempo rulers, conductor tracks, quantizing and transposition to create polished audio within Pro Tools.
Required Skills: Ability to navigate, edit, and route audio within Pro Tools. Understanding of the MIDI language and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.
Recommended Prerequisites: Pro Tools Levels 1 - 4, Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering
Recommended Audience: Adults
Learn to fly with a professional flight simulator using realistic flight controls. Instruction will cover the use of the equipment and software. After completing the instruction take an assessment that will allow you to reserve the flight simulator during scheduled lab time.
ASSESSMENT REGISTRATION REQUIREMENT: To register for this orientation and/or assessment, cardholders must attend the General Orientation for the Melrose Center and must be at least 15 years of age. Children under 15 years of age must be accompanied by an adult (18+ years of age).
If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one. Learn to serge simple straight seams. Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes to this class.
Skills Required: Participants must be able to properly use a standard sewing machine before attending this class.
Age requirements: 13 to Adult
Required Prerequisite: Basic Sewing: Introduction to the Sewing Machine
Take your first step into Pro Tools. Explore the environment of the most popular professional audio program and understand workflows that the pros use. Master setting up your session, use common editing tools and effectively manage tracks to begin working like a pro in Pro Tools.
Required Skills: Ability to navigate and open programs in the Mac OS X operating system. Basic understanding of physics of sound and digital audio theory, including sample rate and bit depth.
Recommended Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Sound for Audio Engineering
Drop in for a game of Chess at the Edgewater Branch Library. Chess sets are available for play. Chess has been shown to have many educational benefits, including teaching foresight, planning, patience and the ability to seek alternative solutions. All ages.
Ever wanted to make your own Pillowcase? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams. Get hands-on experience as you explore the world of sewing.
Age requirements: 13 to Adult
Create and design three-dimensional objects like models of really tall buildings or invent something new!
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Its time to clean out your closet! Enjoy a fun and guilt-free afternoon of shopping at the library. Bring your gently used clothing and accessories and swap them for new-to-you items. All ages welcome! #clothingswap #clothesswap #srp2017 #teens #families
Do you sense the force? Get into gear with galactic games and activities that celebrate the Star Wars® Universe. Costumes welcome! Ages 6-12. Seating is limited. Registration recommended. #srpkids #tween