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Excel Introduction

18 min 26 sec ago
When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 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. Based on Excel 2013.

Files and Folders

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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

18 min 26 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.