10 10, 2022

Library hosting free Excel, Facebook & PowerPoint classes in October

By |2022-10-05T11:53:26-04:00October 10, 2022|

We’re hosting seven free computer classes this October at our Main Branch, including classes on Microsoft Excel, Facebook and PowerPoint.

The classes  include:

  • PowerPoint at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Learn how to create, format, save and run a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Excel I at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, and again at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26. 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.)
  • introduction to Facebook at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26. The hands-on class will demonstrate basic Facebook features and tips. Please come to class with your Facebook login information and password.
  • Excel II at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26, and again at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27. 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.
  • Excel III at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27. 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 on our event calendar by calling us at (440) 255-8811. Registration starts Oct. 10.

The library also offers 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.

09 13, 2022

Free Computer Classes this September at Mentor Public Library

By |2022-09-07T15:11:30-04:00September 13, 2022|

We’re hosting seven free computer classes this September at its Main Branch. The classes range from basic introductions to computers, the Internet, email, and Facebook to advanced techniques for Microsoft Word.

The classes include:

  • An Introduction to Computersthe library’s most basic computer class—at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27. People will learn the basic skills they need to use a computer—no previous experience required.
  • Microsoft Word I at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, 27. Learn how to create, open and save documents, as well as other basic techniques, in Microsoft’s word-processing software.
  • Basic Internet at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Learn how to navigate the Internet. Participants will need to know how to use a keyboard and a mouse for this class
  • Microsoft Word II at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, 28. Learn more advanced techniques for Microsoft Word.
  • Facebook Basics at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. The hands-on class will demonstrate basic Facebook features and tips. Please come to class with your Facebook login information and password.
  • Basic Email skills at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. Learn how to send emails and attachments, as well as reply to other people’s emails.
  • Microsoft Word: Labels & Mail Merge at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. Learn how to use Word to create mailing labels, envelopes and form letters.

All of the classes are free. However, registration is required. RSVP by calling the library at 440-255-8811 ext. 1.

The library also offers 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.

Go to Top