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November Computer Classes

Computer classes are free and open to the public. Registration is helpful, but not required.
Walk-ins are always welcome. 
Click here to register.

When attendance is high, computers may not be available for all participants.
Classroom exercises and demonstrations are projected for easy viewing.
During classes, lab computers are unavailable for general use.

Questions? Please call the PPL Computer Lab at 620-230-5559.


Computer Class Sign Up Form

Printable Computer Class Schedule

Computer Class Evaluation



Microsoft Windows
 
Tuesday, November 4th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
This hands-on course takes a unique approach to teaching the skills necessary to navigate and use the Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems confidently and efficiently.
 
 
Microsoft Excel
 
Thursday, November 6th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
We’ll teach the basics of Microsoft Excel including setting up a spreadsheet, entering information, and creating simple formulas. Use Excel for bookkeeping, accounting, inventory, address books, and more. Those attending should have the ability to use a mouse and keyboard, but beginners are welcome.
 
 
Files, Folders, and Removable Media
 
Thursday, November 13th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Have you ever saved a document and then can’t find it again? Participants will learn to organize computer files by creating, moving, and copying documents, files and folders. We’ll also talk about flash drives, DVDs, CDs, and external hard drives as options for saving and transporting computer files.
 
 
Tablets & Mobile Devices
 
Tuesday, November 18th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
Learn about the everyday use of your ereader, tablet, iPad, smartphone, or other device. We’ll also show you how to checkout free books and magazines from the library.
 
 
Computer Q & A
 
Thursday, November 20th
2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
 
We have a lot of great questions in our computer classes, but don’t always have the time to get to all of them. In Computer Q & A, you’ll have the opportunity to ask all of your computer related questions. Bring a list!



New to Computers? Try an Online Tutorial


Stop by the PPL Computer Lab any time. The lab assistant on-duty will help you get started on a fun and easy online tutorial. You can work at your own pace to learn computer skills and mouse basics. Plus, there will always be someone who can help and answer your questions. The PPL Computer Lab is open during library hours.

Computers for Beginners Part I


Computers for Beginners Part II