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Computer Classes at PPL

Computer classes are free and open to the public. Registration is helpful, but walk-ins are always welcome. When attendance is high, computers may not be available for all participants, but classroom exercises and demonstrations are projected for easy viewing.

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March Computer Class Schedule

Files & Folders
 
Tuesday, March 3rd
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.
 

Removable Media
 
Thursday, March 5th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Flash drives, DVDs, CDs, and more. This class will show you some options for saving and transporting computer files. The class will also cover storage and backup options, including external hard drives.
 

Tablets & Mobile Devices
 
Tuesday, March 10th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Do you have a new gadget that you’re not too sure about? Would you like to know what's available at the library for use on your eReader? This class is for you!
 

Selling on eBay: Part 1
 
Thursday, March 12th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Learn to sell on eBay in this fun and informative two-part class. Part one will focus on researching the item, taking and uploading photos, selecting a category, writing a description, choosing a shipping option, associated fees, and more.
 
 
Email Basics
 
Tuesday, March 17th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
In this fun and informative class we’ll cover the basics of email including sending, receiving, forwarding, and deleting email messages, and  sending and receiving attachments, such as photos.
 

Selling on eBay: Part 2
 
Thursday, March 19th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
The eBay auction will be over and our class can view the listing and discuss the results. If we were lucky enough to have sold the item, then we’ll package it up and get it ready for shipping.
 

Microsoft Excel
 
Tuesday, March 24th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
We’ll teach the basics of Microsoft Excel including setting up a spreadsheet, entering information, and creating simple formulas. Those attending should have the ability to use a mouse and keyboard, but beginners are welcome.
 

Computer Q & A
 
Thursday, March 26th
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!


Call or visit the PPL Comptuer Lab with your computer questions.


We're here to help!


620-230-5559



New to Computers? Try an Online Tutorial

Computers for Beginners Part I


Computers for Beginners Part II