Computer Classes

Audiobooks, ebooks, and more!

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn how to borrow items from our collections of digital books, music, and videos. You'll learn how to download your selections to your computer at home or transfer them to a compatible portable device for use on the go. This is not a troubleshooting session. You should already have mastered basic PC skills.

From snake oil to penicillin

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 1:30am - 4:00pm

Learn how to evaluate consumer health information on the Internet. You should already know: Basic Internet.

Email

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn the basics of sending and receiving messages and attachments, using an account you already have or one you can get for free. You should already have mastered basic PC and Internet skills.

Publisher

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, January 9, 2012 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Beginning Microsoft Publisher 2010. Learn how to navigate Microsoft’s desktop publishing program, create a document from a template, use text boxes, basic formatting, and more. You should already have mastered the skills in Basic PC Skills 2. Word 1 or experience with other Microsoft Office 2010 programs is helpful.

Keyboarding for Beginners

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, January 9, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Letter Chase Typing Tutor helps build accuracy and forms the basis of additional self-taught exercises. No prior knowledge required.

Internet 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Friday, January 6, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

For those just starting out with using the Internet. You should already have mastered basic PC skills.

Health Sites for Seniors

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

This class explores websites dedicated to senior health, drug interaction sites, and more. You should already have mastered basic PC and Internet skills.

Word 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Microsoft Word 2010 for beginners, including opening and closing the program, navigating in the program, opening and closing documents, and selecting text. You should already have mastered the skills in Basic PC Skills 2.

PowerPoint 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Examine popular presentation software and create and modify a basic presentation in class with PowerPoint. You should already have mastered basic PC skills. Word skills are helpful.

Rocket Languages and Freegal

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn a new language from home with Rocket Languages, available through your Huntsville-Madison County Public Library! You'll also learn about free music that's yours to keep. You should already know: Basic Internet.

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