||Take a Computer Class at the Library!
Classes last approximately two hours and require pre-registration.
There will be a $5 non-refundable fee due at time of sign-up.
You must be a Lower Macungie Library cardholder to participate in the classes.
Please stop by at the circulation desk to check for availability and to sign up for classes.
October 2014 Classes
Intro to Computer Basics: Level 1 -- Wednesday, October 1st @ 11am
Learn the basics of using a computer, both its external and internal parts, using a mouse, and basic windows operation.
Intro to Computer Basics: Level 2 -- Wednesday, October 8th @ 11am
Topics will include how to cut and paste, file management, webpage toolbar functions, control panel functions, and simple web searches.
Intro to the Web -- Wednesday, October 15th @ 5pm
An introductory course on learning to navigate web pages, basic searches, downloading files, and printing.
Ancestry Library Edition -- Part 1: Thursday, October 16th @ 11am ; Part 2: Thursday, October 23rd @ 11am
Learn genealogy basis while researching your family tree history using these international databases and other online resources.
Part 1: Getting Started With Hands-on Training ; Part 2: Fine Tuning Information Retrieval
Intro to Microsoft Word 2010 -- Friday, October 17th @ 1pm
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word which makes documents easier to create, share, and read.
Social Networking -- Wednesday, October 22nd @ 5pm
We’ll cover the fundamentals of the most popular sites, explain how to create a new account, discuss the more commonly used functions, and make sure you’re taking the steps needed to protect you and your information.
Intro to PowerPoint 2010 -- Tuesday, October 28th @ 11am
We’ll cover how to create and present professional-looking slide presentations. Students will be introduced to navigating basics that will enable them to insert text, themes, images, SmartArt graphics, sound, and video in a presentation.
Intro to Excel 2010 -- Wednesday, October 29th @ 1pm
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. Topics covered include: uses of Excel, formatting of spreadsheets, & simple formulas.
Job Searching and Resume Basics -- Friday, October 31st @ 11am
This class will explore a variety of online employment resources (from skill assessments to popular job search sites), introduce the print career resources available at the library, and cover resume and cover letter writing basics.