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January

Registration begins on Monday, December 20th via phone, online, or in person.

Basics

Mousercise-Tuesday, January 2 from 2-3:30 pm. Class size: 6
Learn how to use a standard two-button mouse.

Beginner's Internet-Wednesday, January 3 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 6
Find and evaluate info on the Web.

Introduction to PCs-Thursday, January 4 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 8
Teaches the fundamentals of personal computing for beginners.

Introduction to Email-Thursday, January 25 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 6
Register for a Gmail account and learn the basics.

Beyond the Basics

Do Better Research-Saturday, January 13 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 10
Drastically improve your research ability and search skills with expert librarian help.

Introduction to Cloud Storage-Monday, January 15 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 10
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage.

Build a Website-Thursday, January 18 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 8
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.

Organize Your Digital Files, Folders, and Photos-Friday, January 26 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8
Organize your digital life on a computer and in the cloud.

Job Search

Online Job Searching-Friday, January 19 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 6
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online and how to use Microsoft Word for résumés and cover letters.

Digital Citizenship

Tech Time: Drop-in Help-Monday, January 29 from 9-11 am. No registration required.
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Digital Media

Digitize It: Photos & Slides-Friday, January 5 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 4
Scan photographs and slides.

Digitize It: VHS to DVD-Friday, January 12 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 4
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.

Photoshop 'til You Drop-Wednesday, January 17 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 4
Enhance your photos in Adobe Photoshop.

Microsoft

Excel Basics: Operations and Formatting-Monday, January 8 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

Excel: Simple Financial Report-Monday, January 22 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

Excel: Tables for Large Spreadsheets-Tuesday, January 23 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

Outlook Basics-Wednesday, January 10 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 8

PowerPoint Basics-Tuesday, January 30 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 6

Windows 10 Basics-Thursday, January 11 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 10

Word Basics-Tuesday, January 9 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

February

Registration begins on Saturday, January 20th via phone, online, or in person.

Basics

Introduction to Email-Friday, February 2 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 6
Register for a Gmail account and learn the basics.

Beginner's Internet-Monday, February 5 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 6
Find and evaluate info on the Web.

Introduction to PCs-Wednesday, February 7 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 8
Teaches the fundamentals of personal computing for beginners.

Beyond the Basics

Build a Website-Tuesday, February 27 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 8
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.

Job Search

Creating a LinkedIn Account-Tuesday, February 13 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 6
Designed for those without a LinkedIn account.

Digital Citizenship

Online Privacy and Security-Monday, February 12 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 10
Learn strategies for keeping your digital life safe.

Password Management-Thursday, February 22 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8
Learn to create and store secure passwords.

Tech Time: Drop-in Help-Monday, February 26 from 9-11 am. No registration required.
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Mobile

Hello, Android-Thursday, February 1 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 10
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Androids unique.

Digital Media

Cut it Out! Make Your Own Valentines-Thursday, February 8 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8
Learn to design and cut out your own valentines using the Digital Media Studio's Silhouette CAMEO®.

Digitize It: Photos & Slides-Wednesday, February 14 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 4
Scan photographs and slides.

Photoshop 'til You Drop-Saturday, February 17 from 2-4 pm. Class size: 4
Enhance your photos in Adobe Photoshop.

Lights, Camera, Action!-Tuesday, February 20 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 4
Record, edit, and share videos with green screen technology.

Digitize It: VHS to DVD-Wednesday, February 21 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 4
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.

Microsoft

Excel Basics: Operations and Formatting-Tuesday, February 6 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

Excel for Home Budgeting-Monday, February 19 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 8

Excel Intermediate: Functions and Charts-Friday, February 23 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 8

Windows 10 Basics-Tuesday, February 20 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 10

Word Basics-Friday, February 9 from 10 am-noon. Class size: 8

Word: Tables, Templates, and Macros-Wednesday, February 21 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Class size: 6

More Technology Help Options:

  • Lynda.com
  • Search our catalog for DVDs, ebooks, physical books, and more about computers
  • Ask a Librarian online, call 708.532.0160, x.1, or stop by to speak with a Librarian or Computer Assistant