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Several of our upcoming programs are listed below. View all programs by month by using the Browse links.


Tuesday, May 22, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-noon for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.
  • Meet the Computer
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Learn the basics of computers including using a mouse and a keyboard. Understand the difference between left clicking and right clicking. Learn to open programs and files. Use the mouse to double-click, scroll and click and drag. This class is for beginners. Registration starts May 8; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-noon for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.
  • Windows 10: Beyond the Basics
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Increase your understanding of the Windows 10 operating system with Beyond the Basics. Learn how to use the Windows Store to download apps. Understand the importance of performing regular backups to your PC with step-by-step instructions. Learn how built-in apps can help you get the most from the operating system. Use the Edge Internet browser to navigate the Internet. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 9; call 417-837-5011.
  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    4-7:15 p.m. for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-noon for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.
  • Learning Windows 10
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn about the Windows 10 operating system including features like Task View and the Snipping Tool. Explore the Start Menu and Settings menu, and use File Explorer to manage, move and rename files and folders. Use tiles to launch apps and to access other programs on the computer. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 10; call 417-837-5011.
  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    4-7:15 p.m. for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.

Friday, May 25, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-noon for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Understanding Facebook
    Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library in the community room
    10 a.m.-noon for adults
    Create a Facebook account or use your existing account in this hands-on class. Learn how to personalize your account, review privacy settings, manage your friends, post to your own timeline and "Like" and comment on other people's posts. A valid email address is required to create a Facebook account; have your email address and Facebook password available if you wish to use your existing account in class. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts April 1; call 417-883-1974.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library in the community room
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts April 1; call 417-883-1974.
  • Internet Safety
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    It's a big online world out there. Learn what to do to protect yourself and your computer when you are connected to the Internet. Learn about anti-virus programs, Internet privacy, how to keep your personal information safe and create secure passwords. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 11; call 417-837-5011.

Saturday, May 26, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

  • Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    8:30 a.m.-noon for adults
    You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse.
  • Learning Windows 10
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Learn about the Windows 10 operating system including features like Task View and the Snipping Tool. Explore the Start Menu and Settings menu, and use File Explorer to manage, move and rename files and folders. Use tiles to launch apps and to access other programs on the computer. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 15; call 417-837-5011.

Find Us

Address:
Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
397 E. Central St.
Springfield, MO 65802
Phone: (417) 837-5011
Email: Krissy Sinor, Project Director
kristines@thelibrary.org