The Norman Public Library Central announces the upcoming schedule of free computer classes for adults in the Computer Training Center. Each class includes direct instruction from staff, and registration in advance is requested either in person, at the library, or by calling 701-2697.
The schedule for April features:
Microsoft Word: Attend the four-part Making Documents series April 6-9 to learn the basics of typing words; how to cut, copy, and paste; shortcuts to amke life easier; and desgining pages.
Microsoft Excel: A four-part series April 20-23 will teach you the basics of Microsoft Excel: entering data, calculating sums, and creating graphs.
Photography: Attend one or all of the classes to learn how to take photos, edit photos, and then share them online with friends and family.
Smartphones and tablets: Learn the basics of your Android and Apple phone or tablet in this two-part class that will include calling, texting, searching the internet, and taking pictures.
Facebook Friday – 9 a.m. April 3: Call or visit the library to make an appointment to get all your Facebook questions answered, including how to create an account.
Beginners Email – 3 p.m. April 10: Learn the basics of using your email to send text and images to your contacts.
Pinterest – 6 p.m. April 16: Learn about the online discovery tool that you can use to find ideas for projects and interests and save them online.
Computer Security – 1 p.m. April 24: This class covers the basics of spyware, malware, and viruses, as well as protecting your personal information online.