Sharpen your skills with a free computer class

Are you ready to get your computer skills on? Try out these free computer classes for September.

Classes take place in the Computer Training Center of the library. Registration is required in advance for each individual class.  To register, visit the library, call 793-4349, or register online at the library’s Events Calendar.

The September schedule features:

Sept. 1, 9:30 a.m. – Computer Basics: An introduction to the computer with practice using a mouse.

Sept. 10, 6:30 p.m. – Pinterest Basics: Introduction to the social networking website that allows users to pin items of interest to a virtual pinboard. Create a board and learn how to re-pin and create a pin. Intermediate computer skills are recommended.

Sept. 15, 9:30 a.m. – Email Basics: Learn the basics of using e-mail, including reading, sending, and deleting messages. Receive assistance with signing up for a free email address.

Sept. 22, 9:30 a.m. – Advanced Email: Learn advanced options of using e-mail. Includes working with attachments. Email Basics or equivalent is a prerequisite.

Sept. 29, 9:30 a.m. – Basic Windows 7: Introduction to the operating software Microsoft Windows 7. Includes exploring the computer desktop, working with files and folders, and understanding the basics of Windows 7.