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Technology Classes

Signup for classes begins 30 days before the class date. To sign up, click "Register" and enter your library card number without spaces.

  • Advanced Excel 2013
    Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Explains autofill, absolute addressing, NOW and IF functions, conditional formatting and data bars. Also explores pivot tables.

  • Intermediate Word 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers formatting features including margins, alignment and page numbering, copy/cut and paste, inserting graphics and photos, and reviewing Word templates.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers the fundamentals of using Microsoft's spreadsheet program: how to create a spreadsheet and enter and format data and formulas, print, save and retrieve spreadsheets.

  • Digital Photography
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Organize, edit, and enhance your photos.  Create a slide show.  Participants must bring their own cameras and memory cards containing photos. The first 15 minutes will be spent uploading photos.

  • Introduction to LinkedIn
    Monday, June 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use LinkedIn, a social networking service for professionals and job seekers. An email account, as well as general working knowledge of computers and the internet is required.

  • Raspberry Pi: RetroPie
    Monday, June 15, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    16 and older. Get into Pi with this basic class on using the fun gaming console, RetroPie. Requires intermediate computer skills.

  • Intermediate Excel 2013
    Monday, June 22, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to insert charts into spreadsheets,validate formulas and functions, change chart types, and review Excel templates.

  • Advanced Excel 2013
    Monday, June 22, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Explains autofill, absolute addressing, NOW and IF functions, conditional formatting and data bars. Also explores pivot tables.

  • 3D Printing for Beginners
    Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    For adults. Geared toward absolute beginners who have never tried CAD software; meet the printer and get started with basic software.

  • 3D Printing for Beginners
    Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    For adults. Geared toward absolute beginners who have never tried CAD software; meet the printer and get started with basic software.

Unable to attend our classes?  The Jewish Vocational Service and the Goodwill Community Foundation offer free computer training programs.  For more information, follow these links:

Free Computer Training from JVS

Free Online Learning from Goodwill

  

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