We’re hosting seven free computer classes this January 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 Computers—the library’s most basic computer class—at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24. 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, Jan. 24. Learn how to create, open and save documents, as well as other basic techniques, in Microsoft’s word-processing software.
- Facebook Basics at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25. The hands-on class will demonstrate basic Facebook features and tips. Please come to class with your Facebook login information and password.
- Basic Internet at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25. 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, Jan. 25. Learn more advanced techniques for Microsoft Word.
- Basic Email skills at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26. Learn how to send emails and attachments, as well as reply to other people’s emails.
- Microsoft Word: Flyers, Pictures & Drawing Tools at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26. Learn how to use Word to edit pictures and create flyers.
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.