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Files and Folders

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Based on Windows 10. Practice saving, deleting, and working with files. Learn the basics of saving documents to different locations and naming files.

PowerPoint Introduction

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Insert and modify designs, transitions, and custom animations. Learn about different views, printing options, and sound tools.

Word Introduction

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste.

eBooks and Digital Content

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Whether you want to be tech savvy or pack light for vacation, digital content is for you. Learn how to access the library's eBooks, eMagazines, digital music, streaming movies, and more! Patrons are encouraged to bring their own devices.

Windows 10 Introduction

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Explore features of Windows 10. Work with the Start Menu, Tiles, settings, Task View, Action Center, and Microsoft Edge.

Maker Monday: Augmented and Virtual Reality

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Monday, June 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

Come learn about the different types of augmented and virtual reality apps available today, and try some out for yourself! Bring your smartphone or tablet if you have one.

Computers for Beginners

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, June 08, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

No computer experience necessary. Practice using a mouse and keyboard while exploring the computer and review tech terminology.

Internet Safety: Sharing Information Online

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Tips and best practices for sharing information online

Alternatives to Cable TV

40 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Porter Meeting Room (large)

This session will help you sort through the wide variety of viewing alternatives to traditional cable and satellite service. Learn about digital media players, streaming services, and additional options.

3D Printing Orientation

1 hour 41 min ago
When: Monday, May 22, 2017 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

In order to use the library's new 3D printer, you'll need to take this orientation first. Learn library policies about using it, how to download a 3D-printable object, and how to prepare it for a great print.