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Exploring Office Online

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Explore the free version of Microsoft Office online. We will also compare it to Google Docs. Prerequisite: Microsoft account.

Excel 2013 Charts and Pivot Tables

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify basic charts. Practice with chart tools. Review basic elements of a chart. Create basic pivot tables and practice using pivot table tools, pivot charts, and filters.

Files and Folders

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice saving, deleting, and working with files. Learn the basics of saving documents to different locations and naming files. Review the File Explorer and Documents folder. Practice with the Recycle Bin.

Movie Maker Monday: Shooting Your Movie

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Ever want to make a movie using just your smartphone? Or maybe you just want to learn about how you can create better home movies? This series for all ages will show you how!

"Shooting Your Movie" will show you the tricks to shooting a great movie, and even give you some hands-on tips!

Android Tablet Group: Pinterest

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Bring your Android Tablet and learn how to use Pinterest. Prerequisite: Must have access to Google Play.

Get Ready for 3D Printing

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

What's 3D printing, and how do you do it? Come find out!

Word 2013 Objects and Images

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Go beyond working with text and learn how to insert items into your Word document. Learn how to modify pictures, WordArt, text boxes, shapes, numbered and bulleted lists, symbols, headers, footers, and tables.

Excel 2013 Basic Formulas and Functions

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Review SUM function. Practice using functions: SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, IF, COUNT, COUNTA and COUNTIF.

Advanced Searching with Google

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Searching is not a secret art. It's all about the search techniques. Learn what Google can do for you.

Internet Basics

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn the characteristics of web browsers and search engines. Find out how to modify basic settings on a browser and learn basic Internet terms. Practice doing basic searches using a search engine.

Word 2013 Introduction

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, September 08, 2016 - 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.

Excel 2013 Introduction

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Introduction to the SUM function.

Digital Basics

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Tuesday, September 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Hear tips on what to consider when purchasing your own computer or mobile device. Learn about library apps available for use. Review tech terms.

Word 2013 Objects and Images

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Go beyond working with text and learn how to insert items into your Word document. Learn how to modify pictures, WordArt, text boxes, shapes, numbered and bulleted lists, symbols, headers, footers, and tables.

Consumer Reports Online

46 min 5 sec ago
When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Consumer Reports is a great site for consumer research. Research cars, electronics, appliances, and much more. Find guides on how to shop for particular items.

Part of Research Matters Month at WPPL.

Advanced Searching with Google

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 6:41pm
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Searching is not a secret art. It's all about the search techniques. Learn what Google can do for you.