||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.
April 2014 Classes
Intro to Computer Basics: Level 1 -- Wednesday, April 2nd @ 10am
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 -- Thursday, April 10th @ 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 -- Friday, April 11th @ 10am
An introductory course on learning to navigate web pages, basic searches, downloading files, and printing.
Ancestry Library Edition -- Part 1: Thursday, April 17th @ 11am ; Part 2: Saturday, April 26th @ 1pm
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 -- Tuesday, April 22nd @ 1pm
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word which makes documents easier to create, share, and read.
Social Networking -- Wednesday, April 23rd @ 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 -- Thursday, April 24th @ 5pm
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 -- Friday, April 25th @ 9am
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. Topics covered include: uses of Excel, formatting of spreadsheets, & simple formulas.
Job Searching and Resume Basics -- Tuesday, April 29th @ 1pm
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.