Each month, except December, the Library offers a variety of computer classes. Though these classes are primarily geared for adults, anyone can attend.
- Registration is recommended for all computer classes. Walk-ins are welcome, but may not get the use of a computer if the class is full.
- Classes are free.
- Classes usually last 2 hours.
- The classes offered vary from month to month.
- Classes are held at all Library locations.
Check the Event Calendar to see which computer classes are currently being offered.
Computer Classes Offered
- Advanced Computer - Backups, disaster recovery, and software installation are just a few of the topics covered in this class. Some computer experience is helpful.
- Basic Word Processing - Learn the basics of creating a document with Microsoft Word 2010.
- Computer Basics - Learn how to navigate menus, save and open files, print, etc.
- Computer Maintenance - Learn how to maximize your computer's performance and prolong its life.
- Computer Security - Learn how to protect your computer and personal information when using the Internet.
- Digital Tablet Basics - Do you have a digital tablet, but have questions about how it work? Come to this class for some answers. If you do not already own one, join use for shopping tips.
- Getting Started with Facebook - Learn about the social network Facebook.
- The Ins and Outs of eBooks - Learn how to check out and read eBooks from the library using your computer, eReader, smartphone, digital tablet, or Kindle.
- Intermediate Computer - Drag and drop. Right or left click. Search for files. Just some of the topics covered in this class for those who have already taken Computer Basics.
- Introduction to Computers - For the complete novice! Learn about the parts of a computer, how computers work, and what they can do. You will also learn how to use a mouse.
- Introduction to Email - Get started with email. Learn how to set up an email account and the basics of sending and receiving email.
- Introduction to the Internet - Learn how to get connected to the Internet and use a Web Browser.
- Introduction to PowerPoint - Learn the basics of creating a presentation with PowerPoint.
- Introduction to Spreadsheets - Learn the basics of creating a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.
- Page Layout Using Microsoft Word - Learn how to use Microsoft Word to create signs and flyers.
- Personalizing Windows - Learn how to change your computer to reflect your tastes and computing style.
- Searching the Internet - Learn how to use search engines, meta-search engines, and directories to find information on the Internet.
- Selling on eBay - Get rid of your old stuff by selling it on eBay. Learn how to get started.
- Shopping on eBay - Learn the basics of finding and buying things on eBay.
- Using the Online Catalog - Learn how to use the eLibrary online catalog. Available anytime by request.
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