Computer Classes

 

Microsoft Excel Web Version Class

Date & Time: October 27, 2014 3:00 pm


In this 1-hour session you will learn the basics of the web-based version of Microsoft Excel.

Excel Online does not require any software downloads. The app works within a browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, etc.) It features much of the same functionality, but has fewer capabilities. Excel Online is free for use on a PC, you only need is a free Microsoft account.

You will learn:

  • How to create a Microsoft Account.
  • About the layout of the Excel window.
  • Basic editing functions.
  • How to save your work to OneDrive.

This free, hands-on class is limited to 6 participants.  Please note: If you have taken our longer Intro to Excel course, this class covers skills you have already learned, and is reserved for those who have never taken a class on Excel at the library.

Registration required online, by phone, or at the Checkout Desk by October 26.

Microsoft Excel Web Version Class

Date & Time: October 27, 2014 6:30 pm


In this 1-hour session you will learn the basics of the web-based version of Microsoft Excel.

Excel Online does not require any software downloads. The app works within a browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, etc.) It features much of the same functionality, but has fewer capabilities. Excel Online is free for use on a PC, you only need is a free Microsoft account.

You will learn:

  • How to create a Microsoft Account.
  • About the layout of the Excel window.
  • Basic editing functions.
  • How to save your work to OneDrive.

This free, hands-on class is limited to 6 participants.  Please note: If you have taken our longer Intro to Excel course, this class covers skills you have already learned, and is reserved for those who have never taken a class on Excel at the library.

Registration required online, by phone, or at the Checkout Desk by October 26.

This class will be held upstairs in the library.

Google Docs Class

Date & Time: October 29, 2014 7:00 pm


Have you heard everyone talking about Google Docs and Google Drive and want to know what the hype is all about?

Join us for this informational session where we'll discuss the different online documents Google offers, such as spreadsheets, forms, and presentations.  You will also see how these integrate with Google's cloud storage system, Drive.

Registration for this free program is appreciated.

Intro to eBay Class

Date & Time: November 5, 2014 3:00 pm


Going, going, gone!  Get the inside scoop on the basics of buying and selling with eBay in the free class. 

  • Learn how to create personal and business accounts to buy and sell on eBay.
  • Learn to place bids and judge seller quality.
  • Learn about the various methods of paying for purchases on eBay.
  • Learn how to create a business account.
  • Learn how to create effective ads.

Registration appreciated. Sign up online, by phone, or at the Checkout Desk.

Intro to eBay Class

Date & Time: November 6, 2014 7:00 pm


Going, going, gone!  Get the inside scoop on the basics of buying and selling with eBay in the free class. 

  • Learn how to create personal and business accounts to buy and sell on eBay.
  • Learn to place bids and judge seller quality.
  • Learn about the various methods of paying for purchases on eBay.
  • Learn how to create a business account.
  • Learn how to create effective ads.

Registration appreciated. Sign up online, by phone, or at the Checkout Desk.

Intro to Windows 8.1 Class

Date & Time: November 17, 2014 3:00 pm


If you're using Windows 8.1 and wonder what happened to your familiar Start menu, join us for this hands-on, introductory class!

  • Learn about the Windows 8 interface.
  • Learn to use and customize the Start screen.
  • Learn to add, organize, and optimize apps.
  • Learn how to return to and use the familiar desktop.
  • Learn how to access and adjust common settings.

Registration required for this free class. Limited to 6 attendees. Sign up online, by phone, or at the Checkout Desk by November 16.







Monday:   10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday:   10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday:   10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday:   10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday:   10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday:   10 a.m. - 5 p.m
Sunday:   12 p.m. - 4 p.m.



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