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Updated: 20 min 54 sec ago

Word Introduction

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to customize the Word 2013 Ribbons. Learn how to select text and do basic formatting. Learn how to set margins and line spacing. Practice using Spell Check, Copy, Cut, and Paste.

Excel Introduction

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Based on Excel 2013.

Researching Your Roots - Ancestry.com

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to navigate Ancestry.com - Library Edition in order to investigate your family history. Bring the names and dates of relatives that you know. Class will have hands-on experience and is limited to 12 computers. Please let the staff know if you and a partner will share a computer.

Maker Monday: Silhouette Cameo Heat Transfer

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Monday, February 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Just in time for Valentine's Day, learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo to cut out and heat transfer designs (like hearts) to items of your choice. Bring in an item to decorate!

Excel 2013 Charts and Pivot Tables

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to create and modify basic charts. Practice with chart tools. Review basic elements of a chart. Create basic pivot tables and practice using pivot table tools, pivot charts, and filters.

Excel 2013 Basic Formulas and Functions

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice using functions: SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, IF, COUNT, COUNTA and COUNTIF.

Publisher 2013 Introduction

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn about the parts of the Publisher window. Insert and work with WordArt, pictures, text boxes, and designs in your publication. Apply backgrounds. Learn about drawing guides and baselines.

Google Drive Basics

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Learn how to use Google Drive to work with and store files. Create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Prerequisite: Gmail account.

Excel 2013 Introduction

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Practice entering text and numbers into cells. Change formatting and alignment of text and numbers inside cells. Learn how to insert, delete, and modify columns and rows. Begin working with formulas using basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Introduction to the SUM function.

Maker Monday: Google Cardboard

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Monday, January 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Dover Meeting Room (medium)

Remember playing with ViewMasters as a kid? Now you can experience 3D video with just your smartphone and Google Cardboard! Explore the world with virtual reality, ride a rollercoaster, and even encounter dinosaurs!

Bring your smartphone and (optionally) headphones.

PowerPoint 2013 Introduction

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Create a basic PowerPoint presentation with text, pictures, and sound. Insert and modify designs, transitions, and custom animations. Learn about different views, printing options, and sound tools.

Gmail Basics

20 min 54 sec ago
When: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Computer Training/PC Lab

Prerequisite: Must already have a Gmail account. For new Gmail users. Review Gmail. Practice sending and receiving Email. Learn about settings.