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


Friday, February 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.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Internet Safety
    Schweitzer Brentwood 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 January 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 January 1; call 417-883-1974.
  • Downloading Made Easy
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn how to download, install and uninstall a program, and explore different types of downloads, PDFs and streaming. We'll also talk about how to protect your computer from malware using antivirus programs. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts February 9; call 417-837-5011.

Saturday, February 24, 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, February 26, 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
    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 February 12; 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.

Tuesday, February 27, 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.
  • File Management
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Learn to save, organize, copy, move, rename, delete, find and manage files and folders on your computer or external storage device. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts February 13; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, February 28, 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.
  • Email for Beginners
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn how to register for and use free Web-based email services and how to compose, read, reply to, save, forward and include an attachment in email. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts February 14; 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, March 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.
  • Microsoft Office Basics
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn the basics of Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote. Use Word to write, edit and format documents. Learn how to use Excel spreadsheets to organize data and perform calculations. Create and customize a PowerPoint slideshow. Use OneNote to create searchable, digital notebooks with text, pictures and screen captures. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts February 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