Computer Classes

Keyboarding for Beginners

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Letter Chase Typing Tutor introduces you to basic keyboarding skills. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

Genealogy Online

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Looking for your ancestors? Learn how to use some of the best websites for your genealogy research. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Job Sites on the Internet

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

This class covers interviewing skills, résumés, cover letter tips and online job websites. Bring your résumé on a flash drive (or email it to yourself as an attachment) and you will be able to post it to a job site. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Online Job Application Skills

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 18, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

A class to help those who must apply for jobs online to learn more about what is required and how to apply. Participants will receive a sample job application with information that may be required, and once they've gathered it, they can sign up for personalized assistance from a librarian to complete an actual job application online. Keyboarding, Internet, and PC skills are helpful for the personalized lab portion of the class.

Tech Topic -- Free online games

Location: Main Library
Date: Friday, July 15, 2011 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Let's discuss free computer games. They're more than just fun; they're great for memory, concentration, motor skills and mouse practice!

Tech Topics are a regular series of discussions about computing topics. There will be no hands-on work, but you should have basic Internet experience. Class will be held in the second floor Events Room.

Library Website

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, July 14, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

The library is more than you think! Learn how to use our online catalog to look up material, use databases, find programs and events and more, in the library or at home. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

HTML

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Learn to code your own web pages. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Keyboarding Lab

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Make appointments for one-on-one instruction with an experienced typist. No prior experience needed.

DMZ: Digital Media Zone

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 11, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Learn how to borrow items from our collection 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 class. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

Tech Topic -- Google: More than just searching

Location: Main Library
Date: Friday, July 8, 2011 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Did you know you can do a lot more with Google than just search for things in it? You can get email, write blogs (online diaries), get all the news you're looking for delivered to one place, find scholarly articles, and more! We'll be doing a quick overview of things you can do, and share personal experiences of using Google for more than just a place to look up the delivery number for your favorite pizza joint.

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