All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its scheduled stops on Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day.

The Library

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


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.

Wednesday, May 30, 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.
  • Ask the Edge
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Reserve time with an Edge staff member for answers to your technology questions. We have one hour time slots available for one-on-ones with an Edge staff member. We can answer your specific questions about using your tablet, creating and using an email account, getting started with Microsoft Office products, upgrading your operating system and more. Please have your specific questions in mind when you register. It will help us prepare to work with you when you arrive. Registration starts May 16; 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 31, 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.
  • Internet Basics
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn how to navigate the Internet using your browser's menus and toolbars. Access websites by typing in a Web address or using search engines. Learn how to change your home page and add a website to your favorites. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 5; 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, June 1, 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: Internet Safety
    Republic Branch Library in the community room
    10 a.m.-noon 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 the keyboard and mouse. Registration starts May 1; call 417-732-7284.
  • Meet the Computer
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 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 18; call 417-837-5011.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Republic 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 May 1; call 417-732-7281.

Saturday, June 2, 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.

Monday, June 4, 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.

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