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October Computer Classes

Computer classes are free and open to the public. Registration is helpful, but not required.
Walk-ins are always welcome. 
Click here to register.

When attendance is high, computers may not be available for all participants.
Classroom exercises and demonstrations are projected for easy viewing.
During classes, lab computers are unavailable for general use.

Questions? Please call the PPL Computer Lab at 620-230-5559.


Computer Class Sign Up Form

Printable Computer Class Schedule

Computer Class Evaluation


Tablets & Mobile Devices
 
Tuesday, October 7th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Learn all about the everyday use of your eReader, tablet, iPad, smartphone, or other device. We’ll also show you how to checkout free books and magazines from the library.
 
 
Files, Folders, & Removable Media
 
Thursday, October 9th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Have you ever saved a document and then can’t find it again? Participants will learn to organize computer files by creating, moving, and copying documents, files and folders. We’ll also talk about flash drives, DVDs, CDs, and external hard drives as options for saving and transporting computer files.
 
 
Digital Cameras
 
Tuesday, October 14th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Bring your digital camera! Find out how you can use your camera to take better photos with tips and tricks. Learn to preview photos you have taken, navigate through the different functions on your camera, adjust camera settings and modes, and adjust video settings.


Google
 
Thursday, October 16th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
 
Learn to search the Internet with Google. We’ll show you how make the most of Google searches for websites, information, photos, and more.
 
 
Working with Digital Photos
 
Tuesday, October 21st
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Participants will learn to save pictures from their digital cameras to the computer, how to send and receive photos in email and on Facebook, and many other helpful tips. From there, participants will also learn some basic photo editing including cropping, resizing photos, removing redeye, and more.
 
 
Computer Q & A
 
Thursday, October 23rd
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
We have a lot of great questions in our computer classes, but don’t always have the time to get to all of them. In Computer Q & A, you’ll have the opportunity to ask all of your computer related questions. Bring a list!



New to Computers? Try an Online Tutorial


Stop by the PPL Computer Lab any time. The lab assistant on-duty will help you get started on a fun and easy online tutorial. You can work at your own pace to learn computer skills and mouse basics. Plus, there will always be someone who can help and answer your questions. The PPL Computer Lab is open during library hours.

Computers for Beginners Part I


Computers for Beginners Part II