We’re offering six free computer classes at our Main Branch in February, including classes on email, PowerPoint and Microsoft Excel.

The classes include:

  • Basic Internet at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Learn the basics of searching the Internet. Mouse and typing skills required.
  • Excel I at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27. In this class, people will learn how to describe a worksheet and its function; create a basic worksheet and learn how to save it to disk; apply simple formulas to perform calculations; apply simple formatting; and explore options for printing a simple worksheet. (Microsoft Word experience necessary.)
  • Basic Email at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28. Learn how to use an email account, including how to send, reply, label and archive emails. Also find out how to send attachements.
  • Excel II at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28. Learn how to create and copy formulas and functions; understand relativity when working with formulas and functions; recognize and troubleshoot errors in formulas and functions; insert, delete and resize rows and columns; and use advanced printing features.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 29. Learn how to create and run a presentation using PowerPoint. Discover how to create a presentation, provide basic formatting and background designs, and save the presentation.
  • Excel III at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 29. Learn how to hide and freeze columns and rows, use print area and print titles, conditional formatting, and how to create and format charts.

All of the classes are free. However, registration is required. RSVP online on our event calendar or call us at (440) 255-8811 ext. 1.

We also offer several online computer classes through the LinkedIn Learning database. The courses are free to watch with a public library card. For more information, visit www.mentorpl.org/linkedinlearning.