Computer Classes

The following Classes are offered by the Main Library Computer Lab. Sign up is required for all classes. Call 419.521.3146 for more information, or to sign up.


These classes are held in the Computer Lab at Main Library. Space is limited – call 419.521.3146 to sign up.

 

Excel® – the Basics
Thu. May 12
5:30 - 7:30 PM


This is a beginner’s workshop on Microsoft Excel®. Participants will learn how to create and format a spreadsheet using basic formulas for business or personal use.


Internet – the Basics
Tue. May 17

5:30 - 7:30 pm


Begin here if the Internet is a mystery to you! We will explain the basics and give you plenty of time to try your hand at searching.


Word®-the Basics

Thu. Apr. 21 — 5:30 PM


Learn how to navigate, format text, save, and retrieve a file. Students will learn to use the Cut, Copy and Paste commands to move text, and how to use the Help feature.


Word®-Beyond the Basics

Thu. May 5 — 5:30 PM


Discover the Quick Access Toolbar, Autocorrect tips, how to use the Ruler and Tabs, and the Table function.


Word® – Advanced

Thu. May 19 — 5:30 PM


This advanced class if for you if you’ve taken the first two Microsoft Word classes and want to learn more. You will learn to use headers and footers, format paragraphs and pages, use page breaks with pages and columns, and add borders and shading.

 

 


Drop-In sessions

No sign up needed, come in to get focused assistance.

 

Atomic Training

Tue. May 24
12:00 - 6:00

Atomic Training gives you access to thousands of short how-to videos on computers & devices, job skills, social media, and software. Stop in for assis-tance to create an account and start learning. Stay for a few minutes, or a few hours!

Create a Card

Tue. May 3
5:30 - 7:30

Create a personal card or invitation with Microsoft Publisher®. Choose a spring picture and your own message. Drop in, stay as long as you need!

 

Facebook Fridays
May 20, 27
9 AM – Noon

 

Come in and find out about Facebook. Create profiles, upload photos & vide-os, send messages, and keep in touch with family, friends, & colleagues. No sign up required.

Fix Your Photos
Mon. Apr. 24
5:30–7:30 PM

 

Using the free photo editor GIMP, learn to crop your photos, remove red-eye and blemishes and brighten a photo that is too dark. Drop in, stay as long as you need!

Windows 10

Thu. Apr. 28 — 4-7 PM

Need assistance with the transition to Windows 10? Bring your Windows 10 laptop and your questions and we’ll help. Drop in, stay a few minutes or a few hours.

 

The current class schedule is also printed in the At the Library newsletter available at all library branches.

Watch for a new class schedule to be posted at the end of May.

 


Book a Librarian

For E-Reader Help

Schedule a One-on-One for help with your new e-reader. The computer Lab staff is happy to help get your new device up and running. Whether you want to purchase books from Barnes & Noble or Amazon, or download books from the library's collection we are here to help. Call and make an appointment for individual help.

 

For Individual Computer Assistance

For individual computer assistance learning the basics of the library catalog, electronic databases and the Internet in a one-on-one session, or increase your computer knowledge. This computer assistance is offered at all locations. Please call your local library to schedule your individual session; availability may be limited.

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