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Computer Classes

Free Computer Classes

at your Library!


COMPUTER BASICS CLASS:

Course duration: Two hours

Overview: Designed for the absolute beginner to computers.  Participants will be introduced to correct terminology with hands-on practice in a relaxed environment.  This is the place to start with enough exposure to continue learning and exploring.

Topics covered:

  • Computer Terms
  • Storage Devices
  • Software
  • Mouse and keyboard
  • Navigating the Desktop and Windows

Prerequisites: None

Participants should bring: Paper/Pen for notes.  Laptop computers will be provided.

When: Tuesday, September 16th @ 10:00 a.m. @ Crowley Library (337) 788.1880

When: Thursday, September 18th @ 10:00 a.m. @ Rayne Library  (337) 334.3188

**Seating is limited.  To reserve your seat, please sign up at the your library.**


WORD STEP 1

Course Duration: Two hours

Overview: Word is a widely used word processing application.  It is usually the first of the Microsoft Office Applications learned.  This application can help anyone needing to type a letter or report, save a recipe or instructions or just keep a journal.  Word is the fastest and easiest way to create a document.  This workshop will introduce the basic features of Word and allow users to create and edit text immediately.  Participants will have hands on experience on laptop computers using Microsoft Office Word 2010.  This is not a beginner computer workshop.

Topic covered

  • Getting around Word
  • Creating a new document
  • Entering and editing text
  • Proofing a document
  • Saving and Printing a document
  • Project creation

Target participants: Those who are familiar with using a computer and have worked with a keyboard/mouse.  Anyone needing to understand word processing would benefit from this workshop

Participants should bring: Paper/pen for notes, Laptop computers will be provided.

Prerequisite knowledge: Computer Basics, Windows

When: Tuesday, September 16th @ 1:00 p.m. @ Crowley Library (337) 788.1880

When: Thursday, September 18th @ 1:00 p.m. @ Rayne Library (337) 334.3188

**Seating is limited.  To reserve your seat, please sign up at the your library.**