Computer and Technology Classes


Summer Computer classes

Computer Basics Series: Desktop

Back by popular demand, the computer basics series covers everything from turning on your computer to using a mouse to email and more. Know someone with little to no computer experience? These free classes are a great place to start!

Computer Basics #1 – June 23

Have little to no computer experience? This class will cover computer basics including using the mouse and keyboard, basic Windows navigation, and some common applications. No computer experience is required. Registration required.

Computer Basics #2 – June 30

This follow-up class will cover surfing the Web, basic Internet safety, and setting up and using an email account. You must know how to use a keyboard and mouse before the class begins.* Registration required

Computer Basics #3 – July 7

Move beyond the basics in this class, which will cover using a flash drive, emailing an attachment, and filling out forms online. You must know how to use a keyboard and mouse and have an email account before the class begins.* Registration Required


minecraft_logoMinecraft for Parents – July 28

Curious or concerned about all the buzz surrounding Minecraft? In this hands-on class, we’ll cover basic information parents need to know before spending a little time learning to play! If your household has a Minecraft account, please bring your sign-in information with you. You must know how to use a keyboard and mouse before the class begins.* Registration Required

Google Apps – August 18

Learn the basics of cloud computing in this free class covering Google Calendar and Google Docs, Sheets, and Drive. You must know how to use a keyboard and mouse and how to access your email account before the class begin.* Registration Required

Facebook Q & A – August 25

Have questions about using Facebook? Bring them, along with your devices, to this Q & A round table. From privacy settings to pages, we’ll answer your questions regarding this social media site. NO registration is required.


Special Events:

steve_minecraftSpecial Saturday Night Event: Minecraft Party! – July 25, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m

Come to the library for a Minecraft Party! We’ll play together on a local server, and pizza and pop will be provided! Kids ages 8 to 18 are invited to this after-hours library event. Due to limited space, kids with laptops or tablets are encouraged to bring their devices with them. Don’t forget your Minecraft account details! Registration with parental permission is required.

Family Friendly Tech Fair – August 22, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m

Walk through and try out cool apps and devices that the whole family will love! We’ll have iPads, an Osmo, laptops, and more, all set up with fun, family-friendly apps and games. Call 330-343-6123 for more information. No registration is required.


What Would You Like To Learn?

Have a tech question or need some advice? We can help you with your computers, eReaders, and more! From getting you signed up with one of our digital collections like Zinio to learning how to make your own pamphlets with Microsoft Publisher to updating your profile on Facebook, our friendly Tech Librarians are here to help! What would you like to learn? Give us a call at 330-343-6123 to talk to a Tech Librarian or fill out the form below to suggest a class or request one-on-one tech training!

 

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