Computer Classes

March and April Computer Classes
Sign-up begins Tuesday, March 1. Please call 989-837-3449 or visit the Reference Desk to register. Classes take place in the Library Computer Lab on the lower level. They are free of charge.

GETTING STARTED WITH COMPUTERS: USING THE MOUSE
Thursday, March 10 at 10am
Haven’t used computers much? Never even touched one?
Beginners are welcome here! Get started with some basic mouse skills.
(No rodents will be harmed in the running of this class!)


GETTING STARTED WITH COMPUTERS: FILES AND FOLDERS
Thursday, March 17 at 10am
Learn how to create and organize a structure for saving and locating documents and other computer files.


GETTING STARTED WITH COMPUTERS: SEARCH THE WEB
Thursday, March 24 at 10am
Practice basic World Wide Web searching and learn ways to identify reputable general and medical information on the Internet.


INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCEL
Wednesday, March 23 at 10am
Learn basic skills for cell entry and manipulation, formatting techniques, sheet tabs, and basic formula creation in spreadsheets.


DOING MORE WITH MICROSOFT POWERPOINT
Wednesday, March 30 at 10am
PowerPoint does more than presentations for business meetings! Learn about using photos, setting up a slideshow, and creating posters, flyers and other documents in this versatile program.


MICROSOFT WORD SERIES: INTRODUCTION
Tuesday, April 5 at 10am
Learn how to use the ribbon to create, save and print documents; highlight, copy, and paste text; and more.

MICROSOFT WORD SERIES: USING TABLES
Tuesday, April 12 at 10am or
Wednesday, April 13 at 7pm
Information in Word can be organized in table grids to make it more readable. Learn how to create, edit, and change the appearance of tables in Word.

MICROSOFT WORD SERIES: USING PHOTOS
Tuesday, April 19 at 10am or
Wednesday, April 20 at 7pm
Make your Microsoft Word documents more attractive and useful by adding illustrations! Learn to insert photos & clip art, use WordArt, symbols, borders & color to liven up your documents.

MICROSOFT WORD SERIES: MAILING
Tuesday, April 26 at 10am or
Wednesday, April 27 at 7pm
Learn how to print labels and envelopes and create a mailing list using Word.

INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT PUBLISHER
Wednesday, May 4 at 10am or
Tuesday, May 10 at 7pm
Publisher is a useful program for making flyers, brochures, signs, and other desktop publishing documents. Learn how to use the ribbon to create, save and print Publisher files.


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Tablet Users

Tablet One to One Help
Wednesday April 6
2-4 pm in the Computer Lab
Tablet beginners, sign up for a half an hour time slot to work one to one with a librarian. Registration is required, beginning January 4.


Tablet Users Group
Wednesday February 24
April 27
2-4 pm in the Computer Lab
No registration required
In February we will look at some of our favorite apps.
In April we will talk about great travel resources.





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