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JANUARY CLASSES

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

  • 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.
  • Introduction to Digital Photos
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn to import, organize, edit, enhance and save photos using the Windows Photo App. Bring your own photos on an SD card or a flash drive to work with during the class. Sample photos will also be available to use. Prerequisites: Internet Basics and experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 28; 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, January 12, 2017

  • 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.
  • Computer Skills II
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Learn to identify common Windows elements, work with windows, use the taskbar and start menu, explore settings and personalize your computer. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 29; 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, January 13, 2017

  • 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.
  • Staying Safe and Secure in the Digital World
    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 and how to keep your personal information safe. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 30; call 417-837-5011.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

  • 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, January 17, 2017

  • 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.
  • Computer Skills I
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Brush up on existing mouse and keyboard skills and learn the basics of word processing, including simple formatting, saving and printing documents. Prerequisites: Meet the Computer or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 3; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

  • 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: Learning Windows 10
    Library Center in the Harrison Room
    10 a.m.-noon for adults
    Learn about the new Windows 10 operating system including features like Task View, Virtual Desktop, and Cortana. 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. Learn to use the Edge browser to surf the Internet. Prerequisites: Experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 417-882-0714.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn it! Self-Paced Tutorials
    Library Center in the Harrison 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 December 1; call 417-882-0714.
  • 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 30-minute 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 January 4; 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, January 19, 2017

  • 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, directories or other starter points. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 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, January 20, 2017

  • 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: Computer Skills II
    Republic Branch Library in the community room
    10 a.m.-noon for adults
    Learn to identify common Windows elements, work with windows, use the taskbar and Start menu, explore settings and personalize your computer. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts December 1; call 417-732-7284.
  • 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: Internet Basics and experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 6; 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 December 1; call 417-732-7284.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

  • 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, January 23, 2017

  • 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
    1-3 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: Computer Skills II or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 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.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

  • 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.
  • Computer Skills II
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Learn to identify common Windows elements, work with windows, use the taskbar and start menu, explore settings and personalize your computer. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 10; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

  • 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 new Windows 10 operating system including features like Task View, Virtual Desktop and Cortana. 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. Learn to use the Edge browser to surf the Internet. Prerequisites: Experience using the keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 11; 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, January 26, 2017

  • 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: Internet Basics and experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 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.

Friday, January 27, 2017

  • 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.
  • Understanding Facebook
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. 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 January 13; call 417-837-5011.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

  • 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, January 30, 2017

  • 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 30-minute 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 January 13; 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, January 31, 2017

  • 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
    5:15-7:15 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, directories or other starter points. Prerequisites: Computer Skills I or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts January 17; call 417-837-5011.

Download The Edge Computer Training Catalog (pdf)

July-December 2017

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