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Computer

Basic Classes

4 week series

Windows 8 Basics

beginner

This class will introduce computers to first-time computer users. In the class we discuss computer hardware and software, how to turn on and operate your computer. Participants will begin working with Windows 8 operating system including looking at the start screen, desktop, launching programs and apps, and customizing the computer and accessing files.


Internet Basics

beginner

Explore the World Wide Web! In this class, participants will learn the basics of web navigation, beginner web searching, and web safety


Find it Online

beginner/intermediate

After becomming familiar with the internet and navigation, learn now to find information effectively. Get and introduction to finding information on the web and practice searching using a variety of search tools and databases offered at the library


Email

beginner/intermediate

Stay in touch with family and friends. Thie class focuses on web-based email services. Learn how to create messages, attach files, and organize your email. Participants will also learn about email hazards and safety.



Specialty Classes

offered as needed

Google Drive (Docs)

intermediate
This class will introduce participants to creating and saving documents using Goodgle Drive, a web-based service that allows users to create word processing documents, spreadsheets, presentations, surveys and more.


Intro to Photosharing

intermediate
Learn how to upload your digital photos to the web to share with friends and family. This class will also explore free online photo editing programs and licensing your photos with Creative Commons. Please feel free to bring your own photos saved to a Flash Drive or SD card


Computers á la Carte

Explore a "menu" of topics ranging from databases to how to get the most from your Windows experience, or simply elaborate on topics already discussed in previous classes. This is an open session dependent upon the needs of class attendees.


These classes are for personal use, and not intended or for job training or certification purposes.

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