July 12, 2018
Digital Literacy Lab at Central Library
Summer is a busy time of year at the library! We've got a lot of great workshops planned for you all. Make sure you check out the TCCL Online Event Guide to see our full list of events and programs. There are more than I could ever hope to fit in one email.

-Katlin Seagraves, Digital Literacy Associate
Tech Talk: Cryptocurrency, August 3
From bitcoins to dogecoins, the world of cryptocurrency can be a little mysterious. Let us help you untangle the confusing web with a lunchtime talk on all things cryptocurrency.

Join us at noon on Friday, August 3 for Tech Talk: Cryptocurrency with Luke Crouch, a privacy engineer at Mozilla.

Rumor has it 10 lucky participants will get their very own 3D printed Dogecoin with a value of $0.00!
July is Family History Month!
New and expert genealogists are invited to join TCCL’s Genealogy Center for its annual Family History Month series in July.

The series continues on Saturday, July 14 with the following free workshops: “ DIY Digital Archives for Genealogists ," presented by Katlin Seagraves from the Digital Literacy Lab at Central Library, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., and “ Preservation Techniques for Family Historians ,” presented by certified archivist Mallory Covington, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Family History Months comes to Central Library
Two of the Family History Month events will take place in the Digital Literacy Lab!

Want to learn more about our digitization equipment at Central Library? In this class we do hands-on demonstrations of our VHS converter, LP converter, cassette converter, and scanners.

Join us Wednesday, July 18 at 1:00 p.m. or Tuesday, July 31 at 1:00 p.m. in our Digital Literacy Lab and learn how you can save your family history in updated formats.
Canva 101, August 2
Want to create posters and other graphics for your business or personal projects, but don’t know where to start?

Join us as we explore Canva, a free graphic design tool. From starting designs to editing font and adding elements, we will cover all the basics.
New Digitization Equipment: VHS-C
For those of you who utilize our Digital Literacy Lab's digitization equipment, we have some exciting news! We recently got in a VHS-C adapter. You can use the VHS-C adapter in our VCR to convert VHS-C tapes to digital formats.

If you have questions or need some help learning how to use it, please don't hesitate to set up a Book-a-Librarian appointment. How-to guides will be ready soon.
Social Media University: Pinterest, August 13
Looking for new recipes, crafting projects, or blogging inspiration? Look no further! Pinterest is the social media site for you.

Join us Monday, August 13 at 10:00 a.m. as we cover the basics of Pinterest, including signing up, posting, privacy and security settings, and ways to utilize the site to its fullest.