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MARCH CLASSES

Monday, March 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.
  • Meet the Computer
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 p.m. for adults
    Begin at the beginning! Learn how to turn on the computer. Discover the basic computer parts and what they do. Learn how to use a mouse, what the keyboard does, and how you can improve your typing skills. Learn how digital information is stored and how portable storage devices can help you. Finally, learn how to safely shutdown your computer. Prerequisites: None. Registration starts March 6; 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, March 21, 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
    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: Computer Skills II or experience using keyboard and mouse. Registration starts March 7; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, March 22, 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 March 8; 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 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.
  • 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 March 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.

Friday, March 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.
  • Edge Mobile Class: Internet Basics
    Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library in the community room
    10 a.m.-noon 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 February 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 February 1; call 417-883-1974.
  • 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 March 10; call 417-837-5011.

Saturday, March 25, 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, March 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.
  • Computer Skills I
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    1-3 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 March 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, March 28, 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.
  • Meet the Computer
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in the Edge Community Technology Center
    5:15-7:15 p.m. for adults
    Begin at the beginning! Learn how to turn on the computer. Discover the basic computer parts and what they do. Learn how to use a mouse, what the keyboard does, and how you can improve your typing skills. Learn how digital information is stored and how portable storage devices can help you. Finally, learn how to safely shutdown your computer. Prerequisites: None. Registration starts March 14; call 417-837-5011.

Wednesday, March 29, 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 March 15; 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 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.
  • 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 March 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.

Friday, March 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.
  • 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 March 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