Computer and Technology Classes


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Thursday Morning Tech Classes

Registration Required.

Thursdays @ 10:00 AM:

Word Basics – February 2: Learn how to use Microsoft’s word processor at this hands-on class. The class will cover changing your font, paragraph spacing, using spellcheck, and more. Students must know how to use a mouse and keyboard before class begins.

Computer Basics #1 – February 23: Do you have little to no computer experience? This class will cover basics including how to use the mouse and keyboard and some basic Windows navigation.

Computer Basics #2 – March 2: This follow-up class will cover additional Windows navigation, including managing files and folders, copy and paste, and web surfing basics. You must know how to use a  mouse and keyboard before the class begins.

Computer Basics #3 – March 9: This final class will cover Internet safety, using email, and more. You must know how to use a mouse and keyboard, and have an email address before the class begins.

Excel Basics – April 27: Learn how to use Microsoft’s spreadsheet program at this hands-on class. This class will cover data entry, sorting, basic formulas, and more. Students must know how to use a mouse and keyboard before class begins.

 

 

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Have your own laptop? Feel free to bring it to any computer class to learn on your own device!


Tuesday Evening Tech Classes

Registration Required.

Tuesdays @ 6:30 PM:

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Windows 10 – January 31: This class will provide an interactive introduction to the latest Windows, including basic navigation, Cortana, and customizing the start menu. You must know how to use a mouse and keyboard before class begins.

PowerPoint Parts 1 & 2 – March 7 and 14: Learn how to make a presentation with Microsoft Office PowerPoint at this two-part class. From picking out a theme to adding photos to choosing animations, this class will lead you through creating your first PowerPoint presentation. Students must know how to use a mouse and keyboard before class begins. Students are encouraged to bring their own flash-drives on which to save their work or to bring their own photos.

Create a Facebook Profile – April 4: Are you interested in getting on Facebook but don’t know how to get started? This class is for you! We’ll teach you how to set up an account, add pictures, adjust privacy settings, and more. Students must have an accessible email account to create a profile and know how to use a mouse and keyboard.

Facebook Answers – April 11: How do I create a photo album? How do I save this link to my page? How do I unfriend someone? The answers to these questions and more await at this informal class, held in the Community Room.

 

 

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Have your own laptop? Feel free to bring it to any computer class to learn on your own device!


TechwithToast

Join us at 9:30 on Saturday mornings for a fun new lecture series…and free breakfast!

Tech with Toast is a new lecture series on Technology. Come in for a light breakfast and coffee, and hear about some of the cool things technology can do. Registration is encouraged but not required.

Buying and Selling Online – February 25: Learn how to buy and sell your items on websites like eBay, Amazon, Craigslist, and Facebook.

What’s the Difference? – March 18: Apple, Android, Windows, and Kindles, oh my! Learn the differences between these systems, their pros and cons, and which one will work best for you.

Cleaning Up Your Computer – April 15: Looking for tips on computer maintenance? This class is for you! Learn how to delete unwanted items, how to make your computer run faster, and how to tell when your computer has a problem.

 

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One-on-One Assistance

Don’t see what your looking for, or can’t make it to, the scheduled classes? We can help you with your computers, eReaders, and more! From getting you signed up with one of our digital collections like the Ohio Digital Library 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! Call 330-343-6123 to setup a one-on-one appointment with a Tech Librarian! Call 330-343-6123 to schedule your one-on-one tech session today!

 

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