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August 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


Computers for Beginners

 
Tuesday, August 5th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Students will learn about basic computer components and gain experience navigating the Windows operating system and the Internet. Don’t know what any of this means? Then this is the class for you!
 
 
Everyday Email
 
Thursday, August 7th
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.
 
 
Microsoft Windows
 
Tuesday, August 12th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
This hands-on course takes a unique approach to teaching the skills necessary to navigate and use the Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems efficiently and confidently.
 
 
12 Incredibly Fun Websites
 
Thursday, August 14th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
We’ll show you some of today’s most popular sites in entertainment, shopping, travel, tech and more! You might not use all of them, but it’s fun to know what’s out there.
 
 
eBooks & eMagazines
 
Tuesday, August 19th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Did you know you can check out both eBooks and eMagazines from the library? If you own an eReader, tablet, iPad, smartphone, or other device, please bring it with you. If you don’t have one yet, it’s no problem. This class will outline the free  eResources that are available through the library.
 
 
Facebook
 
Thursday, August 21th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
This class provides an introduction to the services of Facebook, today’s most popular social network. We can help you set up a new account or make the most of your existing Facebook page.


Computer Class Evaluation



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