Computer Skill Building

Do you need to build your overall computer skills? Courses listed focus on beginner to intermediate computer proficiency.

  • Info To Go

    Are you interested in learning how to find resources for business research? In this class, we will teach you how to use tools to: Identify sales prospects, research competition, target your market, create custom lists, find sources of supplies and research competition.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/10/2019
  • Basic Help with Smartphones and Tablets

    Learn how to download e-books on your smartphone or tablet. First come, first served. *Smartphone and tablet users should know device password in order to download apps. **Kindle users should know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with your account) and password.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/16/2019
    2. 12/18/2019
  • Building a Website

    Introduction to basic HTML5 and CSS3. Includes a short demonstration to show how a web page is built. Discuss plans and goals for building a personal web page. This class to teach you how to build your own web page.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/10/2019
  • Canva 101

    Learn how to create professional-looking flyers, certificates, social media posts, and more.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/16/2019
  • Computer ABC's

    When you sit in front of a computer, do you feel nervous and jittery inside? Do you want to know a little about how a computer works? Do you need practice using a mouse-the computer device, not the animal? Computer ABC's is the class for you!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/31/2019
  • Cricut 101

    Come and explore the Cricut Machine. Learn basics of setting up an account and creating a hand-on project.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/13/2019
  • Downloadables--Open Help Lab

    Bring your devices, library card, and account information. Library staff will help you troubleshoot difficulties you may be having with the North Carolina Digital Library.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/10/2019
    2. 12/12/2019
    3. 12/13/2019
    4. 12/16/2019
    5. 12/17/2019
    6. 12/20/2019
    7. 12/30/2019
    8. 12/31/2019
  • Email/Gmail 101

    Learn how to set up an email/gmail account, send and receive messages, send attachments and more!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/17/2019
  • Facebook 101

    Have you wondered what all the hype is over Facebook? Come to this workshop-style class and see for yourself!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/20/2019
    2. 2/25/2020
  • Find Funding For Your Nonprofit

    Learn how to search Foundation Directory Online to identify and research potential funding for your nonprofit organization. Through this powerful research tool, you can gain access to over 140,000 foundation and corporate donors and 11 million grants.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/10/2019
  • Google Forms 101

    Learn how to use this free tool from Google that allows you to create forms, surveys, quizzes. This tool lets you share the forms with others, allow others to complete the forms online, collect all the responses in a spreadsheet and provide you with helpful summaries of the collected data with charts and graphs.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/13/2019
  • Google Sheets 101

    Learn to create and edit spreadsheets directly in your web browser—no special software is required. Multiple people can work simultaneously, you can see people’s changes as they make them, and every change is saved automatically.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/9/2019
  • Keyboarding--Practice Lab

    Are you frustrated with your sluggish typing speed? Do you spend too much time searching for keys on the keyboard? Then come to class and be prepared to practice!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/11/2019
    2. 12/13/2019
  • Money Express Session 101

    Are you interested in learning how to start an investment account? In this class, we will teach you how to use tools to: understand the stock market, market predictions, market trends, research companies and grow your portfolio.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/10/2019
  • Open Help Lab

    Do you need time to work on your computer and online skills on your own with a knowledgeable Computer Coach nearby if you need help? Open Help Labs are for the general public who may need additional support in using the computer, finding specific information, and/or using online tutoring programs. Whether you have a quick question about email, resumes, job applications or any questions about Microsoft Office. Drop-in and ask one of our computer Gurus!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/9/2019
    2. 12/11/2019
    3. 12/11/2019
    4. 12/13/2019
    5. 12/16/2019
    6. 12/18/2019
    7. 12/18/2019
    8. 12/18/2019
    9. 12/20/2019
    10. 12/20/2019
    11. 12/23/2019
    12. 12/30/2019
    13. 1/10/2020
    14. 2/14/2020
    15. 3/13/2020
    16. 4/10/2020
    17. 5/8/2020
    18. 6/12/2020
    19. 7/10/2020
  • Pinterest 101

    Learn the basics of one of the most exciting and fastest growing social media sites. Capture links to recipes and destinations on an east to view virtual corkboard.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 1/14/2020
  • Resume 101

    Learn about the different types of resumes and find out which one is a right fit for you. Each participant will develop or update a resume.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/9/2019
    2. 12/18/2019
    3. 12/20/2019