October is Computer Learning Month. Now is the perfect time to sign up for Hawkins Library’s Monday afternoon Basic Computer Class or the Tuesday morning Tech Time Class.
The Basic Computer Class, for individuals with some computer experience, is scheduled to begin Monday, October 20, 4:30 to 5:30 PM. Learn proper start up and shut down, safe web browsing, email basics, Windows Explorer, and how to change computer settings.
Tech Time is for persons needing help and who want to learn to use the programs on their computers.Tutorials are available through LearningExpress which has introductory training courses on how to use a computer, search the internet and take advantage of social networking. This program starts Tuesday, October 21, from 9 to 10 AM.
Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops for use in these monthly one-hour classes. Several desktop computers will also be available. Class sizes are limited. Register at Hawkins Memorial Library or call (319) 342-3025.