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Hi, I'm Meredith. I'm the Learning Coordinator at the Geneva Public Library. Transfer and convert video, audio, slides, photos, and more to digital formats using our digitization equipment. Check out other technology equipment and tools to capture the moment, entertain guests, or be your most productive self.  

Tech To Go items are checked out at the Learning Locker, on the Library’s second floor. Contact us at geneva.library@gpld.org or call us at 630-232-0780 if you have questions.

Want to Learn more?

Thu, Feb 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Are you a business owner or crafts person? Presentation is important. Come learn how to attractively light and photograph your products.

Mon, Feb 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Are you a business owner or crafts person? Presentation is important. Come learn how to attractively light and photograph your products.

Mon, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
We have a brand new Glowforge here at the library! Learn to use it, customize your own key chain, and watch our laser cutter in action.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Are you getting ready for spring cleaning? Come learn how to sell your stuff online safely.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Are you getting ready for spring cleaning? Come learn how to sell your stuff online safely.
This event is full

Fri, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Learn about the "remarkably bright" things that we can teach computers to do with machine learning (artificial intelligence) through One Hour of Code.

Mon, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
We have a brand new Glowforge here at the library! Learn to use it, customize your own key chain, and watch our laser cutter in action.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Adobe and Autodesk programs can be quite expensive, but why break the bank if you don't have too? Come see some free alternatives in this workshop!

Thu, Feb 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come in and make some unlikely friends by playing some fun games on the iOS together.

Mon, Feb 27, 10:00am - 11:15am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come learn how to turn your VHS, Super 8 and 8mm film memories into digital files you can share online or burn on to a DVD or BluRay Disc.

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - DIY Workshop
Have you ever wondered how electricity works? Building a cute robot called Spout will help you learn all about it.

Fri, Mar 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Do you have an iPad? Would you like to know how to set it up and use it for more things? Come to this class and learn with us.

Fri, Mar 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Start learning one of the most popular coding languages in the world.

Mon, Mar 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come design and cut a vinyl decal to make a gift for your unlikely friend

Mon, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - DIY Workshop
Do you like to design, create, and DIY? You've come to the right place! Work on your own projects or learn something new.

Wed, Mar 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab,Studio
Let's discover what a green screen is used for and how to properly light and set one up.

Thu, Mar 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come design and print a vinyl decal to make a gift for your unlikely friend

Fri, Mar 10, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
We have a brand new Glowforge here at the library! Learn to use it, customize your own charcuterie board, and watch our laser cutter in action.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Spring has sprung and it is a good time to de-clutter. Come learn what you can do to organize your files and clean out the junk.

Mon, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
It's gardening season again! Plant your seeds in a 3D printed seed starter.

Wed, Mar 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
OpenAI Playground is a new tool that lets you ask an AI bot questions, start a conversation, write short stories, and more!

Fri, Mar 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
It's gardening season again! Plant your seeds in a 3D printed seed starter.

Mon, Mar 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
We have a brand new Glowforge here at the library! Learn to use it, customize your own charcuterie board, and watch our laser cutter in action.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Spring has sprung and it is a good time to de-clutter. Come learn what you can do to organize your files and clean out the junk.

Fri, Mar 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Studio,Training Lab
Let's discover what a green screen is used for and how to properly light and set one up.  

Wed, Mar 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Stop by for an informative class on the various products offered in the Adobe Suite, most of them accessible here at the Geneva Public Library.

Thu, Mar 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District
Let us provide an overview of how to use the popular communication platform: Discord.

Fri, Mar 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Want to learn how to get rid of cable? Want to figure out which streaming services work best for you? Join this program & Cut the Cord
This event is full

Mon, Apr 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Do you like to design, create, and DIY? You've come to the right place!

Tue, Apr 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Learn how to get the most out of your phone or tablet camera with some basic tips.

Wed, Apr 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come test your cybersecurity skills by learning to recognizing phishing messages.

Mon, Apr 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Studio
Have you ever listened to your favorite podcast and thought "I can do that?" Because you absolutely can! Join us to learn the basics of recording.

Tue, Apr 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Have you wanted to try portrait photography but are intimidated by the photo editing? Come to the library to learn how to touch-up a portrait photo.

Wed, Apr 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Have you wanted to try portrait photography but are intimidated by the photo editing? Come to the library to learn how to touch-up a portrait photo.

Thu, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Come test your cybersecurity skills by learning to recognizing phishing messages. 

Fri, Apr 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Do you have an iPad? Then you should be using Procreate! Bring your iPad with Procreate installed and we can teach you how to get started making art!

Mon, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:15am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Gain a basic understanding of the settings you can customize on your iPhone or iPad. 

Mon, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Want to learn how to use Audacity to edit your podcast?

Wed, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
The Health app on your iPhone is an underutilized tool for keeping track of your health. Come to the library to learn about everything it does!

Fri, Apr 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Geneva Public Library District - DIY Workshop
Let's use conductive thread, coin batteries, and LED lights to make a fun light-up bookmark!

Fri, Apr 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Combined Study Rooms 4 & 5
Do you love documentaries? Do you have a great idea for one and need help getting started? Join us!

Mon, Apr 24, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Geneva Public Library District
Join us in the lobby to celebrate National Library Week and take a fun green screen photo!

Tue, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Geneva Public Library District - DIY Workshop
Let's use conductive thread, coin batteries, and LED lights to make a fun light-up bookmark for National Library Week!

Wed, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Celebrate National Library Week with us by making custom bookmarks for 3D printing.

Thu, Apr 27, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Geneva Public Library District
Come to the Collaboration Zone on the second floor to see all the technology we have available for both in-library use and to-take-home!

Fri, Apr 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Celebrate National Library Week by learning how to make your own paper stickers with the Silhouette Cameo cutter machine.

Fri, Apr 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Celebrate National Library Week with us by making custom bookmarks for 3D printing. 

Thu, May 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geneva Public Library District - Training Lab
Experiment with coding using the Force! A special coding club for Star Wars Day using One Hour of Code